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 33 bookable games (33/33 if you don’t count duplicate games at one/multiple sites). Those games are spread across 15 companies with 16 venues.

North East England

DARLINGTON
(Games: 2)
Cluedini Darlington Cluedini Darlington, Darlington DL1 1LU. Two games:
– Blitz: Keep Calm and Get Out. (2‑6 players)
– Sleuth: Pass the interview amd join the ranks of Sleuth HQ. (2‑6 players)
DURHAM
(Games: 2)
Escape Rooms Durham Escape Rooms Durham, Durham DH1 3NU. Two games:
– Mr Borrowdale’s Study: Root through Mr Borrowdale’s puzzling possessions in order to escape the room. (2‑6 players)
– Lab Heist: Infiltrate Durham Bio Laboratories and steal as many ‘data discs’ as you can. (2‑6 players)
MIDDLESBROUGH
(Games: 4)
Teesside Escape Rooms Teesside Escape Rooms, Middlesbrough TS3 8DS. One game:
– Jail Break: Escape from jail. (2‑6 players)
Future games: Fear Room
Project Escape Project Escape, Middlesbrough TS1 3BX. Three games:
– The Magician’s Illusion: The magician has come to Teesside for his biggest tricke yet – making the Transporter Bridge disappear. (2‑6 players)
– Heroes & Villains: Can you be a hero? (2‑6 players)
– The Mystery of Room 20: Can you escape room 20? (2‑4 players)
NEWCASTLE
(Games: 17)
Escape Newcastle Escape Newcastle, Newcastle NE1 1DE. Two games:
– Da Vinci: Break the codes, follow the clues and recover the holy grail. (2‑5 players)
– Taken: Rescue the hostages and escape from the serial killer’s grasp. (2‑5 players)
Past games: Classic Live Escape
Lost and Escape Lost and Escape, Newcastle NE1 4XB. Two games:
– The Dungeon: Find the three elemental power crystals to escape the Dungeon. (2‑6 players)
– The Magic Castle: Experience the wizard world. (2‑6 players)
Past games: Time Travel to the 1900s, The Lost Treasure
Exit Newcastle Exit Newcastle, Newcastle NE1 1SG. Three games:
– Save the City: Stop the evil genius and defuse the bomb. (2‑8 players)
– Volatile Laboratories: Find the antidote and escape the laboratory. (2‑6 players)
– The Attic: Discover what horrors await you behind closed doors. (2‑6 players)
Pirate Escape Pirate Escape, Newcastle NE26 2TH. Three games:
– The Brig: Break half your team out of the brig, steal the treasure and escape. (2‑6 players)
– The Tavern: Find proof of Blackbeard’s smuggling and escape the tavern before he catches you. (1‑4 players)
– The Pirate’s Forbidden Jungle: Solve the shaman’s clues and puzzles, find the treasure and escape before you are trapped by his spell forever. (2‑6 players)
Past games: Blackbeard’s Ship, Pirate Island
The Escape Key The Escape Key, Newcastle NE1 5SF. Two games:
– Armageddon: Save the world from armageddon. (2‑8 players)
– The Plague Room: Retrieve Lucille’s ashes to escape the room. (2‑8 players)
Never Give Up Never Give Up, Newcastle NE4 7JE. One game:
– King Tut’s Tomb: A real life Crystal Maze experience (2‑8 players)
The Riddle Room The Riddle Room, Newcastle NE12 7JN. One game:
– The Room: Save world famous reporter JJ Rowland from his fate… (Up to 4 players)
Escape Newcastle 2 Escape Newcastle 2, Newcastle NE1 5AE. Three games:
– The Cabin: If you go down to the woods today you’re in for a big surprise… (2‑5 players)
– Contagion: Find the antidote and escape the lab before it’s destroyed. (2‑5 players)
– Witchcraft and Wizardry: Is it a test or is there something more sinister at work? (2‑5 players)
STOCKTON-ON-TEES
(Games: 2)
Enigmatology Enigmatology, Stockton-on-Tees TS18 3NJ. Two games:
– The Strange Case of Professor Crowhagen: Uncover the professor’s whereabouts and avert an event that will change history forever. (2‑5 players)
– Elemental: Join John Walker, the inventor of the friction match, on his quest to unravel the mystery. (2‑5 players)
SUNDERLAND
(Games: 5)
Clue HQ Sunderland Clue HQ Sunderland, Sunderland SR1 1JG. Three games:
– Bunker 38: Escape from a nuclear bunker as the oxygen runs out. (3‑6 players)
– The Vault: Escape from the Vault with as much money as possible. (3‑6 players)
– Cell Block C: Escape from the top security Cell Block C. (3‑6 players)
The Strategy The Strategy, Sunderland SR4 6SN. Two games:
– The Box: After witnessing a mafia hit, you find yourself trapped in a crate heading to an unknown destination (2‑8 players)
– The Vault: You have been transported back in time to a bank vault. Solve the puzzle or be trapped in time forever. (2‑8 players)
Future games: The Maze

The following games are announced but not yet available:

  • None

Closed games:

  • Newcastle, Exit Newcastle 2 (December 2017 to January 2018)