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Cursed Essex Review

I visited Cursed Essex on Halloween 31st Oct 18, my opinion was overall that the night was average... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mark S
via mobile
Not truly scary

Went along with 7 friends, 2 of which are easily frightened. The rest of us not at all. The event... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lorraine S
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  • Very good9%
  • Average27%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible12%
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“toy shop”(3 reviews)
“mazes”(12 reviews)
“actors”(18 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Wat Tyler Country Park Pitsea Hall Lane, Basildon SS16 4UH, England
+44 7889 340743
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited Cursed Essex on Halloween 31st Oct 18, my opinion was overall that the night was average. I don't scare easily, therefore my expectations may be hard to please. In general, it seemed quite quiet at 7.30pm, the queueing wasn't too bad, but it...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went along with 7 friends, 2 of which are easily frightened. The rest of us not at all. The event was ok, wouldn’t visit again. 3 of the group went last year and said it had been better. I think it was more disappointing as...More

Thank Lorraine S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

went to this event 2-3 yrs ago and it was fantastic, the faint hearted in our group were truly scared, so we paid the £144 for six and expected the same 2018- wow how could they get it so wrong before it was a series...More

Thank J9296UEandrewc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had heard good things about ‘Cursed’ so thought we’d give it a try. We went to Tulley’s Farm shocktoberfest last year so it had a lot to live up to. Even though we had booked a time slot for entry, we still ended up queuing...More

1  Thank clostak
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Compared to a farm I went to in Kent last year I found this event to be understaffed. Had a staggered entry time when you purchase tickets online only to still queue for 45mins on arrival. The shows were good generally but felt they all...More

2  Thank Topcat171
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I heard loads about this night so we thought we would give it a try , we went on the Wednesday the queues Wasn’t too bad I got the impression there wasn’t a lot of staff on that night , contaminated only had one member...More

2  Thank sassylady2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I attended yesterday with my son and his friend, both adults, and had the best time, My wife and sons friend are both easily scared, my son and I aren't. My wife and sons friend spent the evening being scared by the...More

3  Thank pjtazz
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

A bit expensive I thought before going and thought my wife mad to have bought tickets to walk round a country park at night in the cold. How wrong I was. It was entertaining, it was frightening, it was fun. Mazes were well planning, props...More

3  Thank the_computer_doctor
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Went to This last year with my then 13 year old son & neither of us found the thing remotely terrifying, you go to these things to shake you up a bit, you expect to be terrified but found things fell a little short, it...More

Thank ianwallington1979
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Just got back could've been much better if the group of kids behind us hadn't used their phones as torches all the way round and their language made your hair stand on end. Shocking, people behaving like this should be removed so others can enjoy...More

5  Thank VirginSal
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George M
1 November 2017|
Response from Topcat171 | Reviewed this property |
wesley w
29 October 2016|
Response from LisaCalvert | Property representative |
We do recommend that any under 16's are accompanied by adults in case they get scared and need assistant.
29 October 2016|
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Response from LisaCalvert | Property representative |
We recommend over 12's, we have some 8 year olds walking round the event fine and then some grown men crying.