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Red House Mysteries

Closed Now: 10:30 - 20:00
Open today: 10:30 - 20:00
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The best birthday treat

The moment you walked in it was completely themed and amazing! We were a group of 5 16/17 year old... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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Atmospheric and fun

Less than a minute to go on the clock and the rush is on to solve the last few puzzles and exit, we... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Russellini F
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Home to Exeter's most exciting Escape the Room games and running large scale theme events and treasure hunts around the South West, Red House Mysteries are here to intrigue, inspire and thrill.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
5 King Street, Exeter EX1 1BQ, England
+44 1392 277109
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All reviews escape room great fun murder mystery seconds to spare adrenaline rush private eye difficulty level crystal maze my husband's birthday highly recommend this activity reception area brilliant experience great afternoon whole family clues heist scarlet
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited this evening and although didnt get out of the escape room we had great fun! great mechanics loads of attention to detail and you can have as many hints as possible with no time penalties! great host and would definately go again. Worked...More

Thank Britt R
RedHouseMysteries, Owner at Red House Mysteries, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hi Britt, Thanks for your review. We're glad to hear you had a great time. Like all small businesses we take our reputation very seriously, so we're just wondering what we could've done differently to earn your fifth star? Please drop us a message or...More

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The moment you walked in it was completely themed and amazing! We were a group of 5 16/17 year old and we did The Hiest. It was so hilarious and challenging at the same time. The set up makes it exciting and we had an...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Less than a minute to go on the clock and the rush is on to solve the last few puzzles and exit, we barely scrape through with 20 seconds to spare! What an exhilarating, atmospheric and interesting escape room. Being my first experience I sorely...More

Thank Russellini F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So close, yet so far! What an excellent escape room! It far surpassed our expectations, the theming from entrance to exit was phenominal, friendly staff and fun challenges. We did 'The Heist' and we highly reccommend. It is so well set up you really feel...More

Thank Charlore
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I haven't done anything like this before and was a little dubious however I shouldn't have been It is brilliantly thought out and was a real brain workout. We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves and would definitely recommend it. I would advise you pay close attention to...More

Thank Victoria J
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

So having one previous experience of an “escape” room (Bath) it’s fair to say we weren’t expecting much from this at all! How wrong we were - hands down this was a top rate operation. From the start we had a great customer service experience...More

Thank Nick W
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

This was our 2nd visit to Red House Mysteries. They haven’t disappointed yet. We managed to escape yet again and had a blast along the way. Our group ranged in age from 8-37; we all had a marvellous time! We highly recommend this activity and...More

Thank Bobzgray
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Brilliant! Fun with my girlfriends on a surprise got me. No idea what to expect and it was really different experience with a pile of giggles and we were a bright group of professionals and still didn’t quite get it all without help. Charming owners...More

Thank LMBliss
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

This was my first escape room and it was absolutely brilliant! I cannot remember the last time an hour flew by so quickly! We did the Shadow Darkens and it was quite difficult but still doable with three of us (plus a couple of hints...More

Thank AmyB6115
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

What a great way to spend some time with your friends. We wanted something different to do when we met up, so decided to brave an escape room. So glad we did! We were welcomed and then after the initial instructions ventured into the room......More

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29 October 2018|
Response from RedHouseMysteries | Property representative |
We have two different rooms to choose from; a 1940s Private Detective mystery and a 1970s museum robbery.
29 October 2018|
Response from nickyha | Reviewed this property |
There are 2 rooms
17 August 2017|
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Response from Ben P | Property representative |
The game is designed for adults, however it is fine for children under 16 to attend at their parents discretion. We'd advise that you go in with them though!