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 153 bookable games (145/131 if you don’t count duplicate games at one/multiple sites). Those games are spread across 33 companies with 41 venues.

North West England

ATHERTON
(Games: 5)
Atherton Escape Rooms Atherton Escape Rooms, Atherton M46 9FD. Five games:
– The Missing Child: Track down an abducted child. (2‑6 players). Reviews: Review by The Logic Escapes Me Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– The Log Cabin: Can you find the secret behind the cabin? (2‑6 players)
– The Train Waiting Room: After missing your connecting train, can you find your way out of the waiting room. (2‑6 players). Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit Review by The Logic Escapes Me
– Room 13: The room no hotel rents out. (2‑6 players)
– Asylum: Are you an escapee or a crazee? (2‑6 players)
Past games: The Fixer
BARROW
(Games: 4)
The Escape Room Barrow The Escape Room Barrow, Barrow LA14 1BS. Four games:
– Ascension: Retrieve the cap before the house flies away. (2‑6 players). Reviews: Review by Escape Review
– Abandoned Factory: Escape the facory before the bomb goes off. (2‑6 players)
– Prison Break: Escape from your cell before the prison guards return. (2‑6 players)
– Room 13: Escape from the haunted room. (2‑6 players)
BLACKPOOL
(Games: 12)
Clue HQ Blackpool Clue HQ Blackpool, Blackpool FY4 4XQ. Three games:
– Detonation: Can you escape from Danny Badd without being blown up? (2‑6 players)
– Quarantined: Escape from a government antivirus test facility before it and you are incinerated. (2‑6 players)
– The Experiments (2 copies): Escape from Dr Psik’s experiments. (3‑8 players)
Escape Blackpool Escape Blackpool, Blackpool FY1 6EY. Three games:
– Taken: Rescue the hostages and escape from the serial killer’s grasp. (2‑6 players) . Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– Da Vinci: Break the codes, follow the clues and recover the holy grail. (2‑6 players) . Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– Contagion: Find the antidote and escape the lab before it’s destroyed. (2‑6 players) . Reviews: Review by The Logic Escapes Me Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
Escape Room Centre Escape Room Centre, Blackpool FY1 1HP. Five games:
– Egyptian: Take on the Pharaoh’s challenge. (2‑6 players) . Reviews: Review by The Logic Escapes Me Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– Secret of the Tomb: Retrieve Lucille’s ashes to escape the room. (2‑6 players) . Reviews: Review by The Logic Escapes Me Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– Secret Agent: Prove the MI6 agent is working for the Soviets. (2‑6 players) . Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit Review by The Logic Escapes Me
– The Bomb: Evade the booby traps and disarm the bomb before the bank blows up. (2‑6 players) . Reviews: Review by The Logic Escapes Me Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– Grimoire in the Attic: Retrieve the ancient book of spells before the ceremony begins (2‑6 players). Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
The Dungeons The Dungeons, Blackpool FY1 4BJ. One game:
– The Blackpool Tower Dungeons: The gallows are calling your name (2‑6 players)
BOLTON
(Games: 4)
No Exit No Exit, Bolton BL1 2AX. Four games:
– Secret Agent: Track down the double agent and retrieve the list of spies. (2‑5 players)
– The Poltergeist Room: Solve the mystery behind a disappearance and exorcise the ghosts. (2‑5 players) . Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– The Tomb: Escape from the dark tomb of a Pharaoh. (2‑5 players)
– Finding Sherlock: Moriarty has kidnapped Sherlock Holmes. Can you and Watson track him down? (2‑5 players)
CHESTER
(Games: 12)
Escapism Chester Escapism Chester, Chester CH1 3ER. Five games:
– Taken: Rescue the hostages and escape from the serial killer’s grasp. (2‑5 players) . Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– Amphitheatre: Escape your cell before you’re forced to enter the Gladiator’s Arena. (2‑5 players). Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– Area 51: Uncover the incident that’s been hidden away in a basement and determine whether or not it’s a conspiracy. (2‑5 players) . Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– Espionage: Infiltrate the home of a journalist who holds some classified information. (2‑5 players) . Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– The Missing: Some people enter the forest to never be seen again… (2‑5 players). Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
Breakout Chester Breakout Chester, Chester CH1 1NN. Seven games:
– Vacancy: You can check in, but you never check out… (2‑5 players) . Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– Most Wanted: Steal the loot from the saloon. (2‑5 players) . Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– Identify: Can you find the evidence to put a killer behind bars before they return? (2‑5 players) . Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– Disturbed: Discover the fate of your friend… (2‑5 players) . Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– Cursed Carnival: Solve the carnival mystery to break the curse before the clock strikes midnight. (2‑5 players) . Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– Forsaken: You’ve been invited to a ceremony that you never wanted to be a part of… (2‑5 players) . Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– Excalibur (2‑5 players)
LANCASTER
(Games: 3)
Lancaster Escape Lancaster Escape, Lancaster LA1 1NY. Three games:
– Framed: Escape from the cell and find the evidence on the real villain. (2‑6 players)
– Escape the Noose: It’s 1612 and you’ve been accused of witchcraft. You have one hour before you meet the hangman (2‑6 players)
– Fun at the Fair: A new fair is in town and people have started disappearing. Escape the tent or join them… (2‑8 players)
LIVERPOOL
(Games: 18)
Clue Finders Clue Finders, Liverpool L3 7HJ. Two games:
– Remy’s Room (2 copies): Travel back to the 1940s and track down Britain’s top spy. (3‑5 players). Reviews: Review by The Logic Escapes Me Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– The Tomb: Follow the ancient map to find the secret tomb and untold wealth. (3‑5 players). Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit Review by The Logic Escapes Me
Tick Tock Unlock Liverpool Tick Tock Unlock Liverpool, Liverpool L3 7EY. One game:
– Blueprint (2 copies): A conspiracy theorist goes missing. Find out what happened before you’re next. (3‑6 players) . Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
Exit Strategy Exit Strategy, Liverpool L1 6DE. Two games:
– The Illuminati: Unravel the Ziggy Roswell conspiracy. (2‑5 players). Reviews: Review by The Logic Escapes Me Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– Nostromo: Stop the alien ship from crashing into the Earth. (3‑6 players). Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit Review by The Logic Escapes Me
Breakout Liverpool Breakout Liverpool, Liverpool L1 6BW. Ten games:
– Sabotage: Go deep behind enemy lines and stop the missile strike. (2‑5 players) . Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– Classified: The original version of the spy school final examination. (2‑5 players) . Reviews: Review by The Logic Escapes Me Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– Shipwrecked: Escape the famous Soldado Pirate shipwreck with Captain Chiver’s most prized and valuable treasure (2‑5 players). Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit Review by The Logic Escapes Me
– Wanted – Cowboys: Play the Cowboys in this post bar brawl escape set in the Wild West. (2‑5 players). Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit Review by The Logic Escapes Me
– Wanted – Indians: Play the Indians in this post bar brawl escape set in the Wild West. (2‑5 players). Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit Review by The Logic Escapes Me
– The Facility: Escape the room before a deadly virus kills you. (2‑5 players). Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– Cursed Carnival: Solve the carnival mystery to break the curse before the clock strikes midnight. (2‑5 players) . Reviews: Review by The Logic Escapes Me Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– The Heist: Raid the vault before the security systems seal your fate forever. (2‑5 players). Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– Vacancy: You can check in, but you never check out… (2‑5 players)
– The Detective Office (2 copies): Search a recently murdered detective’s office to prove your innocence. (2‑5 players)
gamEscape gamEscape, Liverpool L1 5EH. Three games:
– Golden Cage: Travel back 300 years and escape from the wizard’s magical room. (2‑5 players). Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit Review by The Logic Escapes Me
– Prison Cell: Follow the clues left by the previous escapee. (2‑5 players). Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– Armageddon: Find out how to destroy the asteroid before it’s too late. (2‑5 players). Reviews: Review by The Logic Escapes Me Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
MANCHESTER
(Games: 44)
Breakout Manchester - Town Hall Breakout Manchester – Town Hall, Manchester M2 6LW. Five games:
– Virus: Can you slow down the outbreak and create the cure? (2‑5 players). Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit Review by The Logic Escapes Me
– Madchester: Steal the collectables of Manchester-mad Zack and escape before he returns. (2‑5 players). Reviews: Review by Escape Review
– Sabotage: Go deep behind enemy lines and stop the missile strike. (2‑5 players) . Reviews: Review by Escape and Conquer
– Infiltrate: Break into a prison and help a friend escape. (2‑5 players)
– The Detective Office: Search a recently murdered detective’s office to prove your innocence. (2‑5 players)
Breakout Manchester - High St Breakout Manchester – High St, Manchester M4 1QB. Seven games:
– Facility X: Escape the room before a deadly virus kills you. (2‑5 players)
– Vacancy: You can check in, but you never check out… (2‑5 players) . Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– Most Wanted: Steal the loot from the saloon. (2‑5 players)
– Reclassified (2 copies): The new version of the spy school final examination. (2‑5 players). Reviews: Review by The Logic Escapes Me
– Identify: Can you find the evidence to put a killer behind bars before they return? (2‑5 players)
– Captured: Some people are so ungrateful to be alive. If you survive this room you won’t be. (2‑5 players)
– Forsaken: You’ve been invited to a ceremony that you never wanted to be a part of… (2‑5 players)
Past games: John Monroe
Lockin Escape Lockin Escape, Manchester M1 4HE. Three games:
– Jailbreak: Help the high profile prisoners escape before the alarm sounds. (3‑6 players). Reviews: Review by The Logic Escapes Me
– Treasure Hunter: Steal the diamond necklace before the true thieves get to it. (3‑6 players). Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– Mission 60: Rescue the president’s son who’s been taken hostage. (3‑6 players). Reviews: Review by The Logic Escapes Me Review by Brit of an Escape Habit Review by Escape and Conquer
The Escape Room Manchester The Escape Room Manchester, Manchester M3 7NJ. Five games:
– The Mummy: Search for the secret to immortality. (2‑6 players) . Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– Prison Break: Escape from your cell before the prison guards return. (2‑6 players)
– Slaughterhouse: Waking up in a serial killer’s lair, you must solve his twisted puzzles or become his next victim. (2‑6 players). Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit Review by London Escapists
– Room 13: Escape from the haunted room. (2‑6 players) . Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– The Secret Lab: Find out the secret that has caused the laboratory to be quarantined. (2‑6 players)
Code to Exit Code to Exit, Manchester WA14 5NS. Three games:
– The Blueprint: Travel to the past to retrieve the blueprints for the hydrogen bomb. (2‑5 players). Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit Review by The Logic Escapes Me
– Dark Ages: Rescue Excalibur and retrieve the Holy Grail (2‑6 players). Reviews: Review by Escape the Review Review by Brit of an Escape Habit Review by The Logic Escapes Me
– The Forger: Identify the original painting amongst the forger’s collection and steal it. (2‑6 players)
Past games: The Test
Tick Tock Unlock Manchester Tick Tock Unlock Manchester, Manchester M3 5EN. Two games:
– Project Pandora: Humanity is on the verge of distinction. End the zombie apocalypse where it started. (3‑6 players). Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– The Hatch: A once-in-a-lifetime holiday to a remote island goes wrong. (3‑6 players) . Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit Review by The Logic Escapes Me
Trapped In Trapped In, Bury BL9 0JT. Five games:
– Air Traffic Control: Get an air traffic control tower back online before the planes crash. (2‑6 players). Reviews: Review by The Logic Escapes Me Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– Time Machine: Test out a new time travel machine. (2‑6 players). Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit Review by The Logic Escapes Me
– Crazy Clown’s Carnival: Complete the crazy clown’s challenges to escape the carnival. (2‑6 players). Reviews: Review by Escape Review Review by The Logic Escapes Me Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– The Ruby Factory: Break into the ruby factory and escape with as many as possible. (2‑8 players). Reviews: Review by Escape Review Review by Brit of an Escape Habit Review by The Logic Escapes Me
– CSI: Find out who killed Anthony Frederickson (2‑8 players) . Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
Time Race Time Race, Bury BL9 7BW. Two games:
– The Invitation: Have you got the guts to respond to your invitation (2‑6 players). Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– Vault 17: Will you make it out of the vault before the power fails? (2‑6 players). Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
The Crystal Maze Manchester The Crystal Maze Manchester, Manchester M3 4AP. One game:
– The Crystal Maze (4 copies): The real life version of the Channel 4 show. (Up to 8 players) . Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
Clue HQ Manchester Clue HQ Manchester, Manchester M1 2ND. Three games:
– Detonation: Can you escape from Danny Badd without being blown up? (2‑6 players) . Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– Cell Block C: Escape from the top security Cell Block C. (2‑6 players) . Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– CSI: The Panic Room: Investigate a murder and identify the perpetrator from the 500 suspects. (2‑6 players). Reviews: Review by Escape and Conquer Review by The Logic Escapes Me
Mission Exit Mission Exit, Manchester SK16 5HY. Two games:
– The Killer’s Code: Can you break the killer’s code and save yourself from bein the next victim? (2‑7 players). Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– Not Guilty: Collect the evidence and prove your innocence. (2‑6 players). Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
Lucardo Lucardo, Manchester M4 5AD. Five games:
– Espionage: Crack the bunker security codes and recover the documents before the guards change. (2‑6 players). Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit Review by Escape the Review
– Virginia House: Track down the where the serial killer will strike before he takes his next victim (2‑6 players). Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit Review by The Logic Escapes Me
– Gem Runner: Steal the diamond before the security systems come back online. (2‑6 players). Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit Review by Escape and Conquer
– The Dream: Your chance to win the lottery. (2‑6 players). Reviews: Review by Escape the Review Review by The Logic Escapes Me Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– University of Magic: Cast spells, recite incantations, mix potions and battle with dark forces. (2‑6 players)
Past games: Contamination
moviESCAPE Trafford moviESCAPE Trafford, Manchester M17 1SN. One game:
– Escape the Cantina: Recover the Imperial Warship plans before you’re captured. (2‑8 players). Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
MORECAMBE
(Games: 3)
The Escape Hotel The Escape Hotel, Morecambe LA3 1AF. Three games:
– Room 301 (Up to players)
– Room 302 (Up to players)
– Room 303 (Up to players)
Future games: Room 304
NEWBY BRIDGE
(Games: 3)
Cliffhanger Rooms Cliffhanger Rooms, Newby Bridge LA12 8PX. Three games:
– The Pharaoh’s Curse: Discover the tomb, identify the pharaoh and escape. (2‑6 players). Reviews: Review by Escape Review Review by The Logic Escapes Me
– Bank Vault Heist: Break into the vault and steal as much as you can. (2‑6 players). Reviews: Review by Escape Review Review by The Logic Escapes Me
– The Haunted Pirate Ship: Find the eight gold coins and lay Captain Blackbeard’s ghost to rest. (2‑6 players)
OLDHAM
(Games: 4)
Lockdown Escape Rooms Lockdown Escape Rooms, Oldham OL1 3NP. Four games:
– Contagion: Discover the truth behind the rumours and escape before you’re eaten alive. (2‑5 players)
– Condemned: Escape your newfound fate and prove your innocence before the sheriff returns. (2‑5 players)
– A.W.O.L.: Infiltrate your enemy’s hideout, save your partner and escape before the building is destroyed. (2‑5 players)
– The Neglected: Uncover the truth about the abandoned orphanage. (2‑5 players)
Future games: Apocalypse
PRESTON
(Games: 9)
The Escape Room Preston The Escape Room Preston, Preston PR1 7JN. Six games:
– The Mummy: Search for the secret to immortality. (2‑6 players) . Reviews: Review by The Logic Escapes Me
– Prison Break: Escape from your cell before the prison guards return. (2‑6 players)
– Gallery: Break into the thief-proof art gallery. (2‑6 players). Reviews: Review by The Logic Escapes Me
– The Vampire Chronicles: Bring an end to the 1000-year war between Vampires and humans. (2‑6 players). Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit Review by The Logic Escapes Me
– Taken: Rescue the boss’s daughter from her kidnappers. (2‑6 players). Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit Review by The Logic Escapes Me
– Spy Mission: Knight Order: Infiltrate a rogue agency’s safehouse and uncover the conspiracy against you. (2‑6 players)
Timed Trap Timed Trap, Preston PR1 3YH. Three games:
– The Great Escape: A research project goes horribly wrong – escape or remain forever imprisoned. (4‑6 players). Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit Review by The Logic Escapes Me
– Serial Killer: Jigsaw has returned! (2‑6 players). Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– Treasure Theft: Find the treasure and evade the spies before it’s too late. (2‑6 players). Reviews: Review by The Logic Escapes Me Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
STOCKPORT
(Games: 11)
Extremescape Extremescape, Stockport SK12 2JX. Two games:
– Pirate Ship: Find Zak Barrow’s treasure and escape the Pirate Ship (90 minutes game). (2‑8 players). Reviews: Review by The Logic Escapes Me Review by Escape the Review Review by The Great Escapees Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– Lost Tomb: Find El Naranjal’s hidden gold and the location of the The Lost Tomb before the end of the Mayan world (90 minute game) (2‑8 players). Reviews: Review by Escape and Conquer Review by Escape the Review Review by Brit of an Escape Habit Review by The Logic Escapes Me
Future games: Viking
moviESCAPE Stockport moviESCAPE Stockport, Stockport SK6 2BH. Four games:
– Haunted House: You are a group of Paranormal investigators sent to Crowley manor to investigate the disappearance of a previous Paranormal Investigation Team. (2‑8 players). Reviews: Review by The Logic Escapes Me Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– SAWtopsy: Inspired by the Saw movie franchise. (2‑8 players). Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit Review by The Logic Escapes Me
– Escape the meth lab: Escape the meth lab and earn a million dollars. (2‑8 players)
– Santa’s Cabin: Help Santa with his work and win candy along the way. (2‑6 players)
Emergency Exit Emergency Exit, Ashton under Lyne OL6 6AQ. Two games:
– Exorcist: Find out what happened to the Vatican priests. (2‑8 players)
– Poltergeist: The final part of the Haunted House trilogy. (2‑8 players). Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
Future games: Deep Blue
Escape Stockport Escape Stockport, Stockport SK2 6PT. Three games:
– Interrogation Room (2‑6 players)
– Escape the Pirate Cove (2‑6 players)
– Little Shower of Horrors (2‑6 players)
Future games: Chemistry Lab
WARRINGTON
(Games: 8)
Clue HQ Warrington Clue HQ Warrington, Warrington WA1 2AE. Six games:
– Bunker 38: Escape from a nuclear bunker as the oxygen runs out. (2‑6 players) . Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– Dungeon of Doom: Free your wrongfully imprisoned friend from the dungeon and escape together. (3‑6 players) . Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– Teleporter: Uncover the secrets of Professor Errol Tepet’s Teleporter. (2‑6 players) . Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– The Vault: Escape from the Vault with as much money as possible. (2‑6 players) . Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– Sacrifice: Compete against your friends to make the ultimate sacrifice. (2‑6 players) . Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– The Betrayal of Cluetankhamun: Explore tomb of Cluetankhamun to find the Cluetan crystal. (2‑5 players) . Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
Lock Down Escape Lock Down Escape, Warrington WA2 7HW. Two games:
– Lost Soul: Find the whereabouts of a child’s lost soul. (2‑6 players). Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit Review by The Logic Escapes Me
– Death Row: Escape from death row before it’s time to head to the electric chair. (2‑6 players). Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
WORKINGTON
(Games: 4)
Lakes Escape Lakes Escape, CA14 3YT. Four games:
– Baker Street Mystery: Find the murderer before they flee the country. (2‑6 players) . Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– Quest for the Throne: Find the proof of your birthright and escape undetected before the castle guards return. (2‑6 players). Reviews: Review by Brit of an Escape Habit
– Dr Frankenscraft’s Monster: Bring the monster to life. (2‑6 players)
– Santa’s Naught or Nice List: Sneak into Santa’s workshop and move your name to the Nice List. (2‑6 players)

The following games are announced but not yet available:

Closed games:

  • Chester, Rooms Quest (March 2016 to May 2017)
  • Manchester, Breakout Manchester – Great Northern (January 2015 to August 2015)
  • Manchester, Trapped Up North (August 2015 to December 2015)
  • Manchester, Make A Break (March 2014 to March 2015)