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The Escapement - Margate Escape Rooms

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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My favourite Escape room company in Kent

I've played all 3 rooms Escapement have open at the moment, I've also played every escape room in... read more

Reviewed today
Minster, United Kingdom
Would definitely do again

Took on The Pit escape room, was fun and challenging. The people there were lovely, very helpful... read more

Reviewed today
Kent, United Kingdom
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The Escapement is a live action escape game. Complete challenges, find secret passages, solve ciphers, riddles & puzzles in order to make your escape! 3 Rooms to choose from - Egyptian Exodus, Pirates of Polaris & The Pit! Here at The Escapement...more
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65 Northdown Road | Cliftonville, Margate CT9 2RJ, England
+44 1843 449908
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Reviewed today

I've played all 3 rooms Escapement have open at the moment, I've also played every escape room in Thanet and the majority of the ones in Kent at the moment. I can safely say that Escapement are hands down my favourite company. Their rooms have...More

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Reviewed today via mobile

Took on The Pit escape room, was fun and challenging. The people there were lovely, very helpful and thorough. Would recommend for teenagers and upwards, could be too much for young children. Was a very good experience!

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a great night at escapement this evening with my wife, brother, and his partner. We did the pirates of Polaris and found it challenging but great fun, and the man who supported the team was great fun before, during, and after (I forget his...More

Thank Matt L
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Excellent entertainment. Our first visit here and certainly not our last!!!! Plenty for everyone to do and great staff to look after us too!!!

Thank Elizabeth T
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very enthusiastic staff. We had great fun with a group aged 11 to 69. Woulf recommend this as an enjoyable activity for families and groups.

Thank BernieD672
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Really good fun, a great new experience. Well organised and fab staff. The Exodus Game was really good, look forward to doing another one soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had such a great time at The Escapement. As soon as we arrived we were made to feel so welcome and they started setting the scene. The staff were all so enthusiastic and helpful. They really made the experience great fun. This was first Escape...More

2  Thank jodiekay84
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved it! First time in a physical escape room (only ever tried games on my phone) and was so engrossed, challenged, entertained and tested. Game design, dressing, lighting, soundscape, everything...incredibly evocative...just so immersive. Genuinely loved it...laughed so hard due to the sheer thrill and excitement...More

2  Thank Zoe S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have completed the rooms at The Escapement and have thoroughly enjoyed every single one - they are uniquely fantastic, challenging and a joy to play. Mica, Lewis and Dave are incredible hosts and always take the time to answer any questions, explain how things...More

1  Thank Alice B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have just finished a weekend in Margate playing escape rooms, initially we had only booked in to 2 of the 3 rooms at Escapement, but loved them so much that we booked in for the 3rd room. We have completed a range of escape...More

2  Thank Angela S
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Anna W
15 September 2018|
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Response from Lewis H | Property representative |
Hello Anna, The short answer to your question is absolutely yes! Our eldest puzzler is 98 years old. Escape rooms, in their nature, are not typically accessible, but an able bodied person who is capable of going up and down... More
Nick B
8 July 2018|
Response from Lewis H | Property representative |
Hello Nick B, Yes we are open 7 days a week. Please give us a call on 01843 449908 to book or go on our website. Regards, Lewis
Nick B
8 July 2018|
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Response from Lewis H | Property representative |
Hello Nick B, We are open 7 days a week 10am - 10pm. With the nature of escape rooms we advise to book early in advance as weekends are difficult to get a slot on the day. You can see our calendar on our website or call... More