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Escape Hour - CLOSED

3 Cranston Street | off Royal Mile, Edinburgh EH8 8BE, Scotland
+44 131 557 0270
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Fun hour or so competing against family. A little bit of a slow burner but once you get into it... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2018
M R
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Edinburgh
via mobile
Couldn't recommend it enough!

Our group of eight took on the diamond heist puzzle and we had so much fun! Because the rooms only... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2017
Josie B
,
Braintree, United Kingdom
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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3 Cranston Street | off Royal Mile, Edinburgh EH8 8BE, Scotland
Old Town
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+44 131 557 0270
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Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Fun hour or so competing against family. A little bit of a slow burner but once you get into it it's great. Had forgotten about the laser maze so that was a very fun thing to discover at the end. Would go and do there...More

Thank M R
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

Our group of eight took on the diamond heist puzzle and we had so much fun! Because the rooms only accomodate up to six people, we separated into two groups of four; both groups were able to start the diamond heist at the same time...More

Thank Josie B
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Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

This was the first game we tried with just 2 of us. It was definitely harder with only 2 people so it took us a while to get going but the last 20 minutes (especially the lasers!) is really exciting and fun, and we managed...More

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Reviewed 11 September 2017

I visited as the only adult with x5 13 year old boys for a birthday, and it was thoroughly enjoyable! My first time but some of the boys had been to escape rooms before and voted this the best! Difficult enough to take us right...More

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Thank Natalie H
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

My wife and I took our two grandsons (aged 13 and 11) to Escape Hour. The boys absolutely loved the challenge of the experience and outshone 'the oldies' in solving the puzzles. A very enjoyable hour passed very quickly. All four of us appreciated the...More

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Thank donald534
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

Took group on stag night to Escape Hour to steal the diamond. We were successful, so groom is looking for a bigger ring! A great start to the night, allowing people to get to know each other, and have fun. We were slow to start,...More

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Thank Mark G
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

Great time had at the escape rooms! Definitely recommend, the lady who organised it was very friendly.

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Thank Helen O
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Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Loved this activity! Really tricky and got the mind working! I'd never been to an escape room before and it was much better than I expected it to be! Would definitely recommend!

Thank Amy7688
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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

I have visited similar rooms all over the world and I dare to say this is by far the best one! Me and my friends we played "the back to school" room and for those they are wondering if it's the correct decision for a...More

Thank sfakiii
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Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

First visit here, 2nd to an Escape room......5 of us, found it quite difficult but great fun. Something bit different too. Thank goodness for the clues.....remember to look everywhere!

Thank Ann R
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