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The Great Escape Room

Closed Now: 12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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Great time

We went as a family and had a blast trying to get out of the president's bunker before nuclear... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
hlcneo
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Northfield, Ohio
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Sooooooo close!

Me, my husband and some friends went to the game room. It was a lot of fun and we were seconds away... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
MacKenzie V
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The Great Escape Room is an escape from the ordinary. Escape games are the newest craze sweeping the nation – a fun, team-building, brain-busting experience! The door is locked behind you and 60 minutes are on the clock! You must work together in...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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323 S Main St, Suite 201, Akron, OH 44308-1203
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went as a family and had a blast trying to get out of the president's bunker before nuclear armageddon! It was good having all the challenges in one room, if we got stumped we could work on another challenge and then go back to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank hlcneo
howards597, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for a wonderful review. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience and we invite you back for more fun!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me, my husband and some friends went to the game room. It was a lot of fun and we were seconds away from escaping before time ran out. We had another group of four people with us too that was helpful. I would definitely recommend...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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howards597, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I am sure you will escape next time! We are happy that you had fun and enjoyed your experience. Thank you for your review and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did the Presidents Bunker w! ith a group of 16 family members. All worked together very well, had to use all three of the clues, had a great time

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank June M
howards597, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are so happy to hear that you had a great time in the President's Bunker with your family! We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 8 February 2019 via mobile

Had a great time! Perfect adventure especially if you like solving mysteries! My visit was a team outing for work but would also be great for friends and family.

Date of experience: February 2019
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howards597, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2019

We are so glad that you and your team enjoyed your work outing with us! Thank you so much for your review and we look forward to your return!

Reviewed 7 February 2019 via mobile

A well thought out, challenging, but not impossible escape room. It was the first time I've ever had an employee in the room with us. Didn't think I'd like that at first, but it was not weird at all. In fact, Chandler was awesome! He...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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howards597, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2019

Thank you for your review! We are glad that you enjoyed your experience and plan to come back despite technical issues in the room. We look forward to your return! If you wish to discuss any issues with this past experience please feel free to...More

Reviewed 12 January 2019 via mobile

Really well thought out puzzle and our group had a lot of fun. Although for this room particularly the sound wasn’t working so kind of bummed out that the intense music didn’t play for the last 15 mins of our time. Also the epic music...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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howards597, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2019

We do apologize for the room malfunction. It is important to have all room elements in place to have the full experience and we are so sorry that this did not happen for you. We always strive for excellent customer service and gameplay to hear...More

Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

It was challenging and fun. A good family event that all ages enjoyed. We would definitely recommend it .

Date of experience: November 2018
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howards597, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2019

Thank you for recommending us! We are so happy that you and your family had a great time. We hope to see you back soon!

Reviewed 19 November 2018

Camden, our host, was funny, smart and knew when we needed to have just enough help to keep us in the game. The puzzles were challenging but being the only adult, the kids were great finding the clues. I will definitely be back to tackle...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Marsha D
howards597, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2019

Thank you for taking the time to write and post such a terrific review! We are glad to hear that your experience was a success and that Camden was able to add to the experience. We look forward to your return!

Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

What a great way to get your employees to learn team building, and just working together to escape! Fun was had by all, but especially since our team won!! It was a fun night out, for sure!!!

Date of experience: November 2018
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The Great Escap... R, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2018

Congratulations to you and your team for winning! Thank you for your review.We love to hear that our guests are having a great time working together.

Reviewed 11 October 2018

What a fun hour! We split into 2 teams and did the Sherlock Holmes rooms. Both teams had a great time and I be believe we all want to come back and try one of the other rooms. My only feedback would be to change...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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The Great Escap... R, General Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2018

Thank you very much for your feedback and 5 star review. We are so glad that you had fun and we hope to see you again soon!

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