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First Escape

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Extremly well done escape gaming with a twist.

I love escape games. Being locked in a room with friends and having to figure out all the puzzles... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Vienna, Austria
Awesome VR experience!

We got the chance to experience the VR room and it is awesome! Above our expectations, very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Roger A
via mobile
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First Escape is Vienna's high tech Escape Room. We are the only Escape Room experience right in the first district / city centre, next to Vienna's rich bar and restaurant scene. We offer three exciting interactive escape room quests – each of them...more
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Himmelpfortgasse 17 | Basement, Vienna 1010, Austria
Inner City
+43 1 5122479
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Visited Room 13 with two people, neither of us had ever done an escape room before. The building looks really great, very new and really clean and modern. The staff was very friendly from the moment we arrived. Everything is also in English which really...More

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Aris V, Manager at First Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Thank you for your kind words. We are happy that you enjoyed your visit. We are convinced, that you'll complete your next Escape Quest (perhaps in one of our other rooms, if ever you return to Vienna) – you got SOO close anyway ;-)

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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I love escape games. Being locked in a room with friends and having to figure out all the puzzles to get out of it is one of the most fun and thrilling 60min you can spend. I have played several escape games in Vienna some...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We got the chance to experience the VR room and it is awesome! Above our expectations, very impressive how realistic the movements and the game itself are!

Thank Roger A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was great that we managed to escape the Room #13. There were only two of us although the room is supposed for at least 3 persons, and it was great! We managed to flee when only 1 minute was left, and this feeling of...More

Thank 5araon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just from the start, we have met a very kind staff. After an introduction we were invited into the room, the door behind us was locked, and the quest started. I can not describe my emotions without telling the spoilers, but I can definitely say,...More

Thank Anton_Bonus
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was really intresting to visit this location. We were surprised to solve tasks. Personal wea really frendly

Thank isaeva
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had such an amazing time last saturday at First escape with the family. We can only recommend. Looking forward to experience the other themes as well. Very child friendly, wonderful employees and again amazing. Thank you!

Thank Patty C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had an amazing time at first escape with great people. I would recommend first escape to everyone searching for an interactive and adventurous activity and a place to have fun with your friends. I was there with 2 of my friends for the first time....More

Thank Curiosity824336
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fun puzzles, and even suitable for those with claustrophobia - you're never locked in, you just have to find your way forward, but can leave at any point. The staff are excellent, and you can choose to do everything in English or German. The manager...More

Thank Climber823583
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

We booked the hotelroom riddle and really enjoyed the adventerous challenge. The staff was nice and very helpful in tricky situations.

Thank Tarik M
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Me and 2 friends of mine really enjoyed the adventure at the hotel-room riddle. The staff is really nice and they gave us a great introduction into the game, since this was our first time. The hotel-room riddle was fun and challanging. But we managed...More

Thank Adis D
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Inner City
In Vienna's best-known district, pedestrian boulevards
Kärntner Strasse and Graben connect you with landmarks
such as the Wiener Staatsoper (Vienna State Opera),
Vienna’s iconic Stephansdom (St. Stephen’s Cathedral)
and the vast compound of Hofburg, the Habsburgs’
former Imperial Palace. Peek down side streets such as
Annagasse and Weihburggasse, and Graben’s Seilergasse
and Habsburggasse, to get a feel for the centre. The
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