The Escape Hunt Experience Sydney, Sydney

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The Escape Hunt Experience Sydney is Sydney's most original and exhilarating real live interactive escape room. Teams of 2-5 are locked in a room for 60mins and must find clues, crack puzzles, and solve the crime before time runs out! It's non-stop, adrenalin pumping, brain activity at it's best!

With six rooms, this escape room is perfect for friends and family groups (ages 7+), corporate events, birthday parties, bachelorette and bachelor parties, and much more.

Set 100 years ago in historical Sydney, Escape Hunt has three exciting themes - Robbery in the Cottage, Extortion in the Dockyard, and an advanced room Assassin in the Pub. After the game, players dress up in vintage costumes for a photoshoot and enjoy complimentary refreshments. Plan to visit The Escape Hunt Experience Sydney and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Sydney attractions using our Sydney trip planning website .
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  • My 13-year old wanted a party on a Sunday afternoon two weeks ago where boys and girls would have fun and where she could include all her classmates and friends. 20 teenagers were organized and entert...  more »
  • We were a party of 4, including a 12 year old. The staff were super friendly. We did not manage to escape in time & we thought we were quite cleaver! We did the dockyard game. It was a really good tho...  more »
  • I accidentally booked for the wrong day for the last time slot of the day and instead of turning us away, Celine reopened the room just so we could complete our booking! Amazing staff member who put t...  more »
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  • I've done quite a few escape rooms before (and absolutely love them!) but we were really disappointed that the room had not been reset properly. It completely threw us off that many of the items were already unlocked and lost the fun of trying to work it out. We still had fun but it was a shame. When we told the staff members they said it can't have been the case but then told us they are ironing out the kinks as its a new room. To pay $40 per head we expected a higher level of quality. The fact the room is new and they are working out kinks isn't a reason for us to receive a lesser experience for same cost as if we chose another room, especially without being informed of that ahead of time. Would look for another place in Sydney!
  • It was okay. The staff was friendly and helpful. However the puzzles were linear and were mostly combination locks. This meant that while someone was working on something, the others had nothing to do. The rooms are also a bit small. Not recommended for big groups. 2 or 3 would be good. The place is not bad. I've been to a really bad one. But it's not great either, compared to some other. In fact, I just went to another place with somewhat linear puzzles and combination locks, but that one was executed way better. For beginners or those who have never played the game before, this is a good starting point. If you've tried the likes of ParaPark and Mission Sydney, you'll very likely be disappointed. Update: the room I tried and reviewed above (extortion in the dockyard) is now gone and replaced by Bank Heist. We tried the Assassin in the Pub yesterday and it was executed better. The puzzles are less linear and a bit more thought has been put into them. I appreciate their attempt at being more mechanical however the room is still small so I'd recommend a 2-3 people group as there were five of us and it got a bit cramped towards the end. Might come back to try Bank Heist but we'll see.
  • I've actually done a few of the rooms here, having being invited by different groups new to escape rooms. Previously I found the rooms a bit cramped and they were definitely not my favourite but was happy to give them another go. This time a few of our puzzles/clues which were left unset which I thought was pretty poor and the room could have been in a better state. Also the customer service just wasn't to quite the level of other escape rooms I've been to. OK but would recommend most other options in Sydney first.
  • Caught a late Thursday Night Room and being our second ever escape room, we had so much fun. The secret service mission was well structured, with puzzles flowing to each other and were relevant to the story. The best part about this one was our game master, who helped us when we got stuck but didnt give anything away. Very nice room and a great facility, would definitely come back to try other rooms.
  • The escape rooms were decently challenging. If you want to best the hardest room, which is assassins in the pub, you will likely require more than 4ppl.

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