This is a list of escape rooms in a box. For the full UK and Ireland listing, click here.

For those of you interested in stats… There are 61 bookable games (59/55 if you don’t count duplicate games at one/multiple sites). Those games are spread across 22 companies with 31 venues.

East of England

BEDFORD
(Games: 1)
Clue HQ Bedford Clue HQ Bedford, Bedford SG19 1SA. One game:
– The Betrayal of Cluetankhamun: Explore tomb of Cluetankhamun to find the Cluetan crystal. (2‑6 players)
BRENTWOOD
(Games: 3)
Clue HQ Brentwood Clue HQ Brentwood, Brentwood CM14 5TL. Three games:
– Detonation: Can you escape from Danny Badd without being blown up? (2‑6 players) . Reviews: Review by The Logic Escapes Me
– Bunker 38: Escape from a nuclear bunker as the oxygen runs out. (2‑6 players) . Reviews: Review by The Logic Escapes Me
– Dungeon of Doom: Free your wrongfully imprisoned friend from the dungeon and escape together. (2‑6 players)
BURY ST EDMONDS
(Games: 1)
Escape Rooms Suffolk Escape Rooms Suffolk, Bury St Edmonds IP28 8DS. One game:
– Death Row: 1960s Texas. Escape before the prison warden returns or face death. (2‑6 players)
CAMBRIDGE
(Games: 8)
Cambridge Escape Rooms Cambridge Escape Rooms, Cambridge CB1 8DH. Three games:
– Secret of the Tomb: Retrieve Lucille’s ashes to escape the room. (2‑6 players)
– Heaven & Hell: Have you been to hell and back? How about heaven too? (2‑6 players)
– The Bomb: Evade the booby traps and disarm the bomb before the bank blows up. (2‑6 players)
Lock House Lock House, Cambridge CB2 1DP. Three games:
– Egyptian Tomb: Take on the Pharaoh’s challenge. (2‑5 players)
– Armageddon: Save the world from armageddon. (2‑5 players) . Reviews: Review by Escape the Review
– Secret Agent: Prove the MI6 agent is working for the Soviets. (2‑5 players)
Cryptx Cryptx, Cambridge CB23 4GG. Two games:
– The Gaol: You have 60 minutes to find objects, solve puzzles, find the real culprit, decipher codes, and escape the Gaol. (2‑6 players). Reviews: Review by Escape Review
– New Jewellery Heist: Steal the jewels, escape and maybe crack the Illuminati treasure. (2‑6 players)
Past games: The Haunted Pub
CHELMSFORD
(Games: 3)
The Escape Network The Escape Network, Chelmsford CM1 1TS. One game:
– Black Knight: Investigate a terrorist organisation and track down the double agent. (4‑8 players)
Chelmsford Escape Rooms Chelmsford Escape Rooms, Chelmsford CM2 6DN. Two games:
– The Last Testament: What is Uncle Reg’s secret? (2‑6 players)
– The Governor: You awake to find yourself in one of the cells of a run-down Victorian prison (2‑8 players)
Future games: The Missing Child
COLCHESTER
(Games: 3)
East Anglia Railway Museum East Anglia Railway Museum, Wakes Colne CO6 2DS. One game:
– Codebreakers 1954: Search the train, find the dossier and escape before the spies catch up with you (2‑6 players)
Escape Colchester Escape Colchester, Colchester CO1 1LJ. Two games:
– Witchcraft and Wizardry: Is it a test or is there something more sinister at work? (2‑5 players)
– 221B Baker Street: Enter 221b Baker Street and steal the historic item from Sherlock. (2‑5 players)
Future games: The Cabin
EAST ANGLIA
(Games: 1)
Puzzle Room Puzzle Room, venues around East Anglia. One game:
– Hackerz Collective: Find the jamming device and bring down the hacker collective. (4‑8 players)
Past games: Locked in the Library
ELY
(Games: 1)
Oliver Cromwell's House Oliver Cromwell’s House, Ely CB7 4HF. One game:
– Royalist Roundup: Escape from Cromwell’s men or meet the executioner. (4‑8 players)
HARLOW
(Games: 3)
The Panic Room Harlow The Panic Room Harlow, Harlow CM20 1HF. Three games:
– The Panic Room: Find the conspiracy theorist’s secret. (2‑8 players) . Reviews: Review by The Logic Escapes Me
– The Witch House: A creepy thriller, can you solve before midnight? (2‑8 players) . Reviews: Review by The Logic Escapes Me Review by Escape the Review
– The Tomb: The sands of time are running low. (2‑8 players). Reviews: Review by Escape the Review
Future games: The Lost Treasure of Captain Panic
Past games: ENIGMA
IPSWICH
(Games: 6)
Suffolk Food Hall Suffolk Food Hall, Ipswich IP9 2AB. One game:
– Escape the Gamekeeper’s Bothy: Escape the bothy with your fellow poachers before the police arrive. (2‑8 players)
Ipswich Escape Rooms Ipswich Escape Rooms, Ipswich IP1 5NX. One game:
– The Secret Clubhouse: Can you find and solve the mysterious puzzle? (2‑5 players)
Escape Ipswich Escape Ipswich, Ipswich IP4 1BB. Three games:
– Da Vinci: Break the codes, follow the clues and recover the holy grail. (2‑6 players)
– Taken: Rescue the hostages and escape from the serial killer’s grasp. (2‑5 players)
– Contagion: Find the antidote and escape the lab before it’s destroyed. (2‑5 players)
Suffolk Escape Room Suffolk Escape Room, Saxmundham IP17 1TG. One game:
– Area 51: Is this a secret military installation or are mysterious forces at work? (2‑8 players)
KINGS LYNN
(Games: 2)
Find The Way Out Find The Way Out, Clemchwarton PE34 4DT. Two games:
– Abandoned Ship: You have been thrown overboard by pirates and must find your way back on board and back to dry land. (2‑5 players). Reviews: Review by The Logic Escapes Me
– Witch’s Lair: You find yourselves trapped inside a dead witch’s lair. Her spirit remains so beware as you break her spells to escape. (2‑5 players). Reviews: Review by The Logic Escapes Me
NORFOLK
(Games: 5)
Puzzlescape Puzzlescape, Dereham NR19 1DP. Three games:
– Diamond Hunt: Enter the home of Claude von Dom and steal the Star of Africa. (2‑6 players). Reviews: Review by Escape the Review Review by The Logic Escapes Me
– Sleight of Hand: Steal the priceless artifact from the magician’s assistant. (2‑6 players). Reviews: Review by The Logic Escapes Me
– Magnesis (2‑6 players)
Rustic Riddles Rustic Riddles, Hockwold IP26 4LR. One game:
– Pan’s Problem: Find the five mystical ingredients to make Pan’s troll repelling potion. (outdoor game) (2‑10 players). Reviews: Review by Escape the Review
History Mystery History Mystery, Norfolk NR11 6NG. One game:
– The Queenmaker: Use your guile and cunning to help get your daughter to the altar. (2‑6 players)
NORWICH
(Games: 5)
Cryptic Escape Cryptic Escape, Norwich NR3 1HF. Three games:
– Lev Pasted: Search the Doctor’s laboratory to find the secret elixir. (2‑5 players)
– The Treasure of Green Beard: Follow the clues to track down Green Beard’s amulet. (2‑5 players)
– The Haunted: Free a girl’s soul or be trapped with her for eternity. (2‑6 players)
History Mystery History Mystery, Norwich NR2 1JS. Two games:
– Archived Alive!: Our historian will be history – unless you can save him! (2‑6 players). Reviews: Review by The Logic Escapes Me Review by Escape Review
– Body of Evidence: A ghastly discovery on the streets of Victorian Norwich sparks a murder hunt (2‑6 players). Reviews: Review by The Logic Escapes Me Review by Escape Review
PETERBOROUGH
(Games: 13)
Hour Escape Rooms Hour Escape Rooms, Peterborough PE2 7BF. Three games:
– Dr Paulitious’ Lab: One thousand years in the future, you must track down the cure for a mutated Bubonic plague. (2‑6 players)
– Black Diamond: Break into the mansion to steal back the diamond and return it to the museum. (2‑6 players)
– Operation: Dead Planet (2 copies, 2‑5 players)
Past games: Airlock, Timebomb
Thinking Outside the Box Thinking Outside the Box, Peterborough PE1 1TW. Two games:
– Merlin’s Mystery: Return magic to the world or be cursed forever. (2‑6 players). Reviews: Review by Escape the Review
– The North Pole: Your team is lost, supplies are low and the nights are getting colder. (2‑6 players)
Past games: Stranded
Escape Peterborough Escape Peterborough, Peterborough PE1 2TL. Four games:
– 221B Baker Street: Enter 221b Baker Street and steal the historic item from Sherlock. (2‑5 players)
– Taken: Rescue the hostages and escape from the serial killer’s grasp. (2‑5 players)
– Witchcraft and Wizardry: Is it a test or is there something more sinister at work? (2‑5 players) . Reviews: Review by Escape the Review
– The Bank Job (2 copies): Escape with as much money as you can before the cops show up! (2‑5 players)
Escape Peterborough (Priestgate Vaults) Escape Peterborough (Priestgate Vaults), Peterborough PE1 1LF. Two games:
– The Hunt: Help the Roundheads find Charles I and bring him to trial! (45 minutes) (2‑5 players)
– Buried Alive: Help the Roundheads find Charles I and bring him to trial! (45 minutes) (2‑5 players)
Trapp'd Peterborough Trapp’d Peterborough, Peterborough PE1 5BJ. Two games:
– Madame Curio’s Cirque Delirium: Find a way out of the circus nightmare before Madame Curio steals your mind. (2‑6 players)
– The Outlaws of Red Rock: The last train out of town leaves in an hour – make sure you’re on it. (2‑6 players)
SOUTHEND
(Games: 3)
Room Escape Southend Room Escape Southend, Southend SS2 6HJ. One game:
– A Zombie Xmas: Escape the flesh eating zombies and save Christmas (Up to 12 players)
Future games: Apartment 666
Past games: Zombie Outbreak, Asylum, The 12 Deaths of Christmas, The Circus of Terrors, Down the Rabbit Hole, The Cabin
Escape Live Essex Escape Live Essex, Southend SS1 1HS. Two games:
– Dr Wilson’s Office: Solve the clues to find out who’s threatening the detective. (2‑5 players) . Reviews: Review by The Logic Escapes Me
– Room 13: Solve the puzzles to help rescue Amy. (2‑5 players) . Reviews: Review by The Logic Escapes Me

The following games are announced but not yet available:

Closed games:

  • Southend, Hide and Shriek (June 2016 to September 2016)