Best Escape Rooms in Leicester

Published on: 18/02/20


Planning a trip to Leicester, then try your skills to see if you can escape one of the Escape Rooms within 60 minutes. But make no mistakes as the clock does not stop for anyone

Escape Rooms in the UK are now one of the nation's favourites activities to try, and to see if you have what it takes with you and your friends and family to see if you can escape, this is also a great activity for stag / hen or birthday get together, and with most escape rooms being in a city centre you are in easy reach or restaurants and clubs

Also if you are in Leicester then why not also visit the National Space Centre or King Richard III Visitor Centre, plus the many other activities and days out you can find in Leicester

Escape Leicester

Escape Leicester escape room


Do you have what it takes to escape an abandoned cabin, a wizarding school or medieval castle in just 60 minutes? The games at Escape Leicester are suitable for ages 10 and up, and the website shows you the success rate so you can decide whether you want an easier one or more of a challenge. If you’re planning a special event like a birthday or even a proposal, get in touch with them to arrange something extra memorable!

Break Escape

Break Escape room leicester


Break Escape offers a challenge to you, can you and your team escape their immersive, interactive puzzle experience in under 60 minutes for your chance to join their leader board? every detail you come across in the atmospheric rooms may lead you another step closer to your escape, so be sure to inspect everything carefully. Teamwork and communication are the key to your success, along with an eye for detail to help you escape within 60 minutes!


Escape Reality

Escape Reality escape room leicester


Prepare yourself for a ‘mind-stimulating experience’ at Escape Reality. There are 6 rooms to choose from - if you’re a horror fan they have fright-filled escapes in the Sairento and Hostel rooms, or perhaps you’d like to try your luck escaping from Alcatraz? All the puzzles are designed to challenge your mental capacity so get your thinking caps on!

Clue HQ Leicester

Clue HQ Leicester escape room


There are 6 games to chose from at Clue HQ Leicester, all with different themes, including ancient Egypt, nuclear bunker and artificial intelligence. They’ve been designed for groups of family or friends and are also great for corporate team building or school groups. Clue HQ is a top-rated attraction on TripAdvisor (with over 5000 5-star reviews for their venues across the UK) and you can also read their Facebook and Google reviews online.


Escape Asylum

Escape Asylum escape room leicester


The rooms at Escape Asylum are definitely for the brave, with each one having a ‘scare rating’ from one to five. You can face your fears in Phobia, help a dead King in Riiitual, escape a cult initiation in Buried and solve a murder in Asylum 2. After you’ve escaped, you can toast your victory with a drink at the quirky Sprits Bar.

Escapologic Leicester

Escapologic Leicester escape room


Escapologic’s Leicester escape rooms have over 6000 square feet of incredible detailed spaces that aim to transport you into another world. From action and thrills to bewildering puzzles, you’ll be thinking about these games long after you escape. Put your problem solving to the test and try to ignore the distractions and diversions to get out before your time runs out!


Deadlocked Escape Rooms

Deadlocked Escape Rooms Loghborough Leicestershire


The Escape Room games at Deadlocked Escape Room in Loughborough are for anyone over the age of 8 although under 16-year-olds do need to be accompanied by an adult. This activity is ideal for families, friends, work team-building exercises, students or keen gamers looking to test their skills and try to put their names on top of our leader boards. You do not need to be physically fit or a super-genius as everything you need to solve the puzzles is in the room. You just need to join the dots together to be successful.


Escape Room FAQ

  • What is an Escape Room?

An escape room is a game where you and your team are locked into a room for 60 minutes. The idea of the game is that you find the clues and solve puzzles within the room so that you can find the code or key to be able to unlock the door to move onto the next room, as you move though each room and find the clues you need to win the game, all of the time you are against the clock as you only have 60 minutes to escape, and time stops for nobody


  • How does an Escape Room work?

When you book the escape room you will choice the theme of the game you want to play and also the difficultly level, this can be anything from an abandoned cabin in the woods, knights of the round table to Area 51, you have so many options you can pick, there is also games which last only 30 minutes. When you arrive at the venue the game master will meet you and answer any questions you have, before showing you a short video, once you have watch the video the game will start and you will be taken in to a different world


  • Are you really locked in a room?

As mentioned above you will have a game master with you at all times or very close by so if for whatever reason you need to leave the room, then you game master will be able to let you out the same way that you came in. There is no need to worry if you do not manage to escape the room within the time frame as you will be let out if you ask nicely


We have also put together a list of frequently asked questions for Escape Rooms at the link below, (FAQs), which also includes some Top Tips and Did you know information which you can show off about when you are with your friends and family

  • Read our frequently asked questions (FAQs) - Click Here

We hope that you have enjoyed reading our article called Best Escape Rooms in Leicester, and that you have found the information above include our FAQ page helpful in deciding on which venue you to choose


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