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CTRL ALT ESC Escape Rooms Margate

Closed Now: 10:00 - 22:00
Open today: 10:00 - 22:00
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My favourite rooms!

We have done both their escape rooms now! And they are my favourite. Well put together, lots of fun... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
John D
via mobile

Great fun, great value and can't wait until the new escape room opens next year. Makes a great... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
via mobile
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  • Average1%
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CTRL ALT ESC has two Games: Frankenscape and Spacescape. Our games last 90 MINUTES! _ We have ZERO PADLOCKS in our rooms. _ Even SEASONED ESCAPE GAMERS get something new out of our rooms! Find clues & solve puzzles to 'escape' the room. Perfect for...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
4 Cliff Terrace | Cliftonville, Margate CT9 1RU, England
+44 303 030 0000
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

went to ctrl alt esc to try out frankenscape as a group of 2 adults and 2 children. staff were polite and friendly, the room was great fun with ample puzzles, (some we needed help with!) enjoyed the variation of difficulty throughout the game. will...More

3  Thank pdhwonderland
CTRL_ALT_ESCAPE_ROOM, Owner at CTRL ALT ESC Escape Rooms Margate, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2018

Thank you so much for your review! We are so pleased you enjoyed your game and all its different puzzles!! We look forward to having you all back for Spacescape!

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 25 June 2018

I wouldn't say CTRL ALT ESC rooms are bad at all. We had a bad experience with Frankenscape in which there were a few problems with the room that required employee intervention 3 times, taking from the immersion and slowing down the pace of the...More

2  Thank ThomasHenry94
CTRL_ALT_ESCAPE_ROOM, Owner at CTRL ALT ESC Escape Rooms Margate, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

Hi Thomas, I am disappointed that you only rated your Frankenscape experience at 3 stars. As I recall, you had previously posted a similar review of this experience several months ago but then subsequently deleted it after returning to play Spacescape, so I am a...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We have done both their escape rooms now! And they are my favourite. Well put together, lots of fun and great staff. Can't wait till they open another room!

Thank John D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great fun, great value and can't wait until the new escape room opens next year. Makes a great alternative day out with friends and family.

Thank paultD696XL
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'd first like to apologise for becoming one of the idiots that broke something in an escape room! All I can say is that all the jumps had me on edge. It was our first time playing a 90 minute game and an escape room...More

Thank Lucy P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the Frankenscape room. Without wanting to give any spoilers, there's a lot going on with some very inventive sets and puzzles. Although you get a bit longer than in some other escape rooms (90 minutes), it's fast paced with plenty of things to...More

Thank NeilW2167
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited with friends as a group of 4 people, had a wonderful 90 minutes trying to escape from the Space room - we managed it just in time I think ! This family run business has obviously poured their heart and soul into this venture,...More

Thank ArronC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for my birthday with some friends! Very enjoyable, really gets you thinking! Staff were amazing and enthusiastic which really added to it! Looking forward to completing the rest of their rooms when I can!

Thank Coastal20204873036
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such a fantastic experience. Went for my friends birthday and it was so much fun, would 100% recommend!

Thank Beth P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rolled up on a dazzling Margate morning and just had the most exhilarating experience at Ctrl Alt Escape! From the moment we entered we were immersed in the adventure on planet Dirt! the staff, room puzzles and aesthetics of the scene were all exemplary! as...More

Thank GrandTour34822136925
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I just completed the Frankenscape room and it was really really good! It was our first proper escape room and we were pleasantly surprised. We were lucky to have a few scares thrown in for Halloween which just added to the already...More

Thank eurotanline
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliantly emmersive room especially as they had live actors due to a halloween special unknown to us. Added bonus! Look forward to completing their second (and third) room!!

Thank Catherine S
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10 September 2018|
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Response from CTRL_ALT_ESCAPE_ROOM | Property representative |
Hi isabelharvey852. The minimum age we recommend to play our rooms is 10 years old, and we have had plenty of birthday groups around this age-bracket so I am confident that your son and his friends will have a great time... More