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  • What is an Escape Room?
    An Escape Room is a physical adventure game in which players solve a series of puzzles and riddles using clues, hints, and strategy to complete the objectives at hand. Typically, players are "locked" in a themed room and must work together to uncover hidden items, decipher codes, manipulate objects, and solve various challenges to ultimately "escape" from the room within a set time limit, usually around 60 minutes. Escape Rooms offer a unique and immersive experience that combines elements of teamwork, critical thinking, problem-solving, and creativity. The themes of these rooms can vary widely, ranging from mystery and horror to fantasy and science fiction. The puzzles can encompass a variety of types, such as logic puzzles, physical challenges, word puzzles, and more, often requiring a diverse skill set to successfully solve. Escape Rooms have gained significant popularity as recreational activities, team-building exercises, and social outings. They provide participants with an engaging and interactive way to challenge their minds, collaborate with others, and have fun while attempting to unravel the mysteries and obstacles presented by the room's design.
  • How do I get out?
    In an Escape Room, the main objective is to solve the puzzles and challenges presented in the room in order to find the key, code, or solution that will unlock the exit and allow you to "escape." Here are some general steps to help you get out of an Escape Room. Remember, the specifics of each Escape Room can vary widely, so adapt your approach based on the theme, puzzles, and clues presented in the room you're in. Don't be afraid to think creatively and collaborate with your team to make the most of the experience!
  • How long does the whole experience take?
    The duration of an Escape Room experience can vary depending on several factors, including the complexity of the puzzles, the size of the room, the number of participants, and the specific rules of the Escape Room venue. However, here are some general guidelines: 1. **Game Time:** You have a set time limit of 60 minutes. This means you typically have one hour to solve all the puzzles, challenges, and mysteries within the room in order to "escape." 2. **Preparation and Briefing:** Before the game starts, there is usually a briefing session during which the game master explains the rules, the storyline, and any safety precautions. This briefing can take around 10-15 minutes. 3. **Debriefing:** After the game ends (whether you escape or not), there is often a debriefing session in which the game master might discuss the puzzles, provide explanations for any puzzles you didn't solve, and answer any questions you have. This debriefing can take about 10 minutes. 4. **Total Time:** In total, you can expect an Escape Room experience to take approximately 1.5. This includes the briefing, the game itself, and the debriefing. It's important to arrive a bit early to your scheduled time slot to ensure you have enough time for the briefing and any necessary preparations. Additionally, be respectful of the time limit during the game; if you're running out of time, the game master might provide extra hints or extend the time slightly, but this isn't guaranteed. Ultimately, the Escape Room experience is designed to be a fun and engaging activity that challenges your problem-solving skills and teamwork abilities within a limited time frame.
  • Can I play more than one game?
    Yes! You're welcome to play as many as you like, if you book another game on the day.
  • Will other people be in the room with us?
    No, only the people that you bring with you. We don't do shared experiences, the room you book is private.
  • Is anyone going to jump out at me?
    While playing, we might occasionally introduce jump scares for surprise, but rest assured, no physical contact will be made with you throughout the game.
  • Is there an age limit?
    We strongly advise an adult to participate with children who are 8 and under. From what we have seen this age group find the games very difficult. Groups of 9 and up still find it difficult but can manage the games.
  • Do I have to book in advance?
    Booking in advance is highly recommended as it guarantees your preferred slot. Bookings are easy on our website using our scheduler here or you can book via Facebook and email: contact@rockescaperooms.com. However, if you happen to stumble across us and a member of staff is present, we will try to accommodate you at the next available time slot.
  • Can I get a refund if someone drops out?
    Cancellation, Rescheduling and Refund Policy: Up to 14 days prior to the booking: £15 cancellation fee per game booked. Refund of the remaining amount or a free reschedule upon request. Rescheduled bookings cannot be cancelled and a full refund will not not be given regardless of reason. Up to 7 days prior to the booking: 50% refund of the entire booking per game booked or rescheduling upon request is available with a reschedule fee of £15 per game booked. Rescheduled bookings cannot be cancelled and a full refund will not be given regardless of reason. Up to 48 hours prior to the booking: Full charge per game booked. Rescheduling upon request is available with a reschedule fee of £15 per game booked. Rescheduled bookings cannot be cancelled and a full refund will not be given regardless of reason. 0 - 24 hours prior to the booking: Full charge per game booked regardless of reason..
  • Do you have aircon?
    All our rooms have aircon fitted except " The Hacker" so you will be nice and cool while playing your escape game.
  • Can I have more than 7 in a room?
    it is not reccomended to have more than 7 in a room. its better to play to rooms at the same time. but we can accomidate you if you have 1 extra player. Simply pay for the 7 on our booking site and pay for the extra player on the day but please let us know in advance.
  • What are the prices?
    £21.00 per person
  • Are the games in Spanish?
    Unfortunately, your rooms are only in English.
  • What if I have more players than the rooms maximum amount?
    If you have more than the maximum amount of players for any of our rooms you can split up into two groups and play two rooms at the same time. This is great as you can race each other to see who gets out first.
  • Can I get some tips on how to escape in 60 minutes?
    1. **Search Thoroughly:** Begin by thoroughly searching the room for any hidden clues, objects, or hints. Look in drawers, under furniture, behind paintings, and anywhere else you can think of. 2. **Work as a Team:** Escape Rooms are designed to encourage teamwork and collaboration. Communicate and share your findings with your teammates. Sometimes, one clue or object may be related to another, so combining everyone's observations and ideas can be beneficial. 3. **Examine Objects:** Pay attention to any objects you find. Some might have hidden compartments, codes, or clues that can help you progress. 4. **Solve Puzzles:** The heart of an Escape Room experience is solving puzzles. These puzzles can be logic-based, pattern-based, math-related, or even involve wordplay. Analyze the clues and try different combinations or approaches until you find a solution. 5. **Use Your Tools:** If the room provides tools, props, or gadgets, be sure to use them. They could be essential for solving certain puzzles or unlocking hidden compartments. 6. **Think Creatively:** Don't limit yourself to conventional thinking. Many puzzles in Escape Rooms require creative solutions or thinking "outside the box." 7. **Keep Track of Time:** Escape Rooms usually have a time limit, often around 60 minutes. Make sure you're conscious of the time remaining so you can manage your progress accordingly. 8. **Ask for Hints:** If you're stuck on a puzzle, most Escape Rooms offer the option to request hints from the game master. These hints can nudge you in the right direction without giving away the solution entirely. 9. **Stay Organized:** As you uncover clues and solve puzzles, keep your findings organized. It's easy to lose track of information if you're not methodical. 10. **Stay Calm and Have Fun:** Escape Rooms are meant to be enjoyable experiences. Stay calm, have fun, and remember that the primary goal is to have a good time while solving challenges.
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