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Cryptic Escape is the first real-life escape game in Norwich, UK. Based in the historic Augustine steward House. You are locked in a room for 60 minutes and you need to find a way to escape. There are a lot of objects, codes, hidden hints, that can...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
14 Tombland | Augustine Steward House, Norwich NR3 1HF, England
Really good fun we all had to pull together showed our individual strengths and we escaped with 4 minutes left. Staff very enthusiastic and helped with a couple of small clues. Recommend popping over to the cathedral coffee shop afterwards. Great morning.
Been there three times with family, it’s always a good day out!
The laboratory room is very good fun and just the right amount of difficult - we got out with a few seconds to spare. Haunted is another matter entirely, we had to do...More
Didn’t know what to expect , but as a family we did it with 6 mins to go .
Probably on our own we would have failed as everybody contributes differently .
Would defiantly recommend and look forward to trying other ones .
We did the haunted room and even though we didn’t complete it we had an amazing time. The staff are amazing and can’t be thanked enough for the great experience that they gave us today, thank you!! We will defiantly be back for more!!!
What a brilliant way to spend an hour of time with teenage sons. We chose the haunted room which was the hardest but the whole family thoroughly enjoyed the challenge and can't wait to return. Staff were friendly and really helpful and gave us lots...More
This was the best present ever. . . we planned our arrival with a pre-event drink and then rang the door bell and waited. We were all excited and boy we were not disappointed. I do not want to spoil it for others but if...More
We visited the cryptic escape room as a family for a Christmas treat and did the haunted room, which was the harder of the options.
The room is well designed and fun, with a strong theme that runs throughout. We were inducted and looked after...More
Date of experience: December 2018
James T, Owner at Cryptic Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
Thank you for your kind review. I am glad you enjoyed our game and would love to see you back to try some of our other rooms in the future. Unfortunately the lighting in Haunted is due to its nature, but our other rooms do...More
We visited Cryptic Escape as a family Christmas present. The room was loads of fun and we just about managed to escape (with a few hints from the Game Master!). The team were really friendly and welcoming, and the game challenging but great fun!