Virtual Escape Rooms
Virtual escape rooms have become a popular way to bring friends and family together throughout the pandemic, using the classic escape room concept we all love! Virtual escape rooms utilise video conferencing software, such as Zoom, allowing you and your team to work together and solve the puzzle!
Some virtual escape rooms have been created for the virtual world, and some involve Games Masters following your instruction to work through a live escape room. We have compiled a handy list of some of the best-rated virtual escape rooms, all you need to do is read and find your favourite!
Action Days have created the outstanding Infiltrator, an escape game that will test your team and bring lots of excitement to your virtual get-together! Your team’s mission, should you choose to accept, involves stopping the sale of an extremely volatile super weapon! You must work as a team to crack the codes, find the clues and save the day!
How much does Action Days cost
Quotes available upon request
Key points about Action Days
- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/offlimitseventprofessionals/
- Website: https://www.actiondays.co.uk/virtual-events/virtual-escape-room/
- Email: email@example.com
Gather a team remotely and join “Taskforce Hurricane” with Aftermath, following Emilia Sarnowska’s final mission prior to her death. Dive into an immersive online universe and work with Agent 12 in protecting The Ministry’s valuable database against the malicious hacker who calls themselves “Hurricane”.
How much does Aftermath cost
£25 per person
Key points about Aftermath
- Website: https://www.aftermaththegame.co.uk
- Tel: +44 7400 299158
Beat the Lock
Stay connected with Beat the Lock! With plenty of escape rooms to choose from, plus some perfect for kids, you’ll enjoy a great escape room experience! Whether you are across the country or in the same town, Beat the Lock lets you experience the same live escape room experience together without leaving your home!
How much does Beat the Lock cost
Key points about Beat the Lock
- US based
- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/beat_the_lock/
- Website: https://beatthelock.com/virtual-escape-rooms
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Castle Crusaders is a live, online breakout experience, described as a ‘fantastic experience’ and ‘the perfect night in’. Taking inspiration from shows such as The Crystal Maze and Fort Boyard, you and your team must work through a series of puzzles to earn your freedom!
How much does Castle Crusaders cost
From £40 per game or £9 per player
Key points about Castle Crusaders
- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/castlecrusaders/
- Website: https://www.castlecrusaders.com
- Email: email@example.com
Catch 22 is a Glasgow based escape room experience offering virtual games to be played around the world, anytime you like! Work as a team and communicate to solve puzzles remotely. Catch 22 offers games with varying difficulty levels, perfect for first-timers or experienced puzzle masters alike!
How much does Catch 22 cost
£15 – £25 per person
Key points about Catch 22
- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/catch22rooms/
- Website: https://www.catch22rooms.com
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Tel: 0141 319 8488
Clue HQ offers ‘the perfect exhilarating, exciting, entertaining, escape the room experience’! With different experiences to choose from, you and your team will work your way through a 360° escape room environment, with new items to discover as you work through the game.
How much does Clue HQ cost
£15 per team, with up to 6 players.
Key points about Clue HQ
- Purchase and play anytime
- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cluehq/?hl=en
- Website: https://cluehq.co.uk
Clue Quest offers unique at-home escape games with a great balance of difficulty – allowing you to experience the story through the puzzles and entertaining videos. All you need to do is print, cut and escape, using your handy PDF!
How much is Clue Quest
Prices start from £15
Key points about Clue Quest
- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cluequest/
- Website: https://cluequest.co.uk/escape-room-missions#pce
- Email: email@example.com
- Tel: +44 779 877 2382
Deadlocked allows you to escape from home with their multiple Virtual Escape Rooms. Plus, some of their escape rooms raise money for charity, with 100% of sales going to some worthy causes!
How much is Deadlocked Rooms
Prices start from £12 for 6 players.
Key points about Deadlocked Rooms
District Theatre presents Murder on the 28th Floor! This virtual escape room is described as a hilarious, fast-paced, one-of-a-kind show – restoring a sense of togetherness. There are games and characters to play, but you can also just sit back and watch the comedy unfold!
How much is District Theatre
£20 per person, minimum 10 players.
Key points about District Theatre
- Website: https://www.districttheatre.co.uk
Double by Darkfield Radio
The Darkfield Radio app is a brand new innovative form of audio entertainment, set to immerse you into strange and curious worlds, through Darkfield’s signature 360 degree sound. Double by Darkfield Radio is described as a troubling exercise exploring the Capgras delusion, a terrifying condition in which the sufferer is convinced that a loved one has been replaced by an exact replica with malign intentions.
How much is Double by Darkfield Radio
Key points about Double by Darkfield Radio
- Best played with one partner
- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/darkfield_org/
- Website: https://www.darkfieldradio.com
E-exit have created new, game-changing online virtual escape rooms! You’ll be playing the real-world rooms but from the comfort of your own home whilst the Games Master does all the leg-work and as you say.
How much is E-Exit
Prices start from £80
Key points about E-Exit
- Website: https://www.e-exit.co.uk
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Tel: 07590 892107
Elgin Escape – Murder Mansion
Elgin Escape presents Murder Mansion – their online escape room. You and your team will need to solve the mystery of the death of a young housemaid at Palmer mansion house.
How much is Elgin Escape – Murder Mansion
£9.99, suitable for up to six players.
Key points about Elgin Escape
Enchambered – Alone Together
Enchambered’s virtual escape room, Alone Together, forces you to rely on communication to find your way through gadgets and clues to solve the puzzle! Your escape depends on how well you work together… Can you decipher the enigmatic puzzles?
How much is Enchambered – Alone Together
Key points about Enchambered – Alone Together
- US based
- Two player puzzle game
- Website: https://www.enchambered.com/puzzles/alone-together/
Enigma offers a variety of online escape rooms; from hostage situations to discovering a forgotten chest! With both Live Avatar and Online Anytime virtual escape rooms to choose from, Enigma is perfectly suited to any occasion!
How much is Enigma
Prices start from £35
Key points about Enigma
- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/enigmarooms1/
- Website: https://enigmarooms.co.uk/online-escape-games/
- Tel: 0333 3661002
ESC The Game
From crafting bespoke, interactive locks for every puzzle, to their unique clue backpack system, ESC The Game takes a huge amount of pride in what they do – immersing you in clue filled quests. Brush off those detective skills, this is more than a few password protected webpages…
How much is ESC The Game
Games are £15
Key points about ESC The Game
Escape Hunt have brought their 5* adventures into your home for you to play with friends, family and work colleagues. Enjoy a world of unlimited excitement, virtually, working together to complete ground-breaking puzzles. Escape Hunt have created brand new worlds in epically themed rooms for pulse-racing real-life adventures.
How much is Escape Hunt
1-4 players for £80
Key points about Escape Hunt
- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/escapehuntuk/
- Website: https://escapehunt.com/uk/choose-your-adventure/
Escape Live have taken their award-winning physical Escape Rooms from around the country and made them available to play online! You and your team take full control of an Escape Live games master. They will be in one of their physical rooms, acting as your eyes, ears, hands and feet. You and your team must follow the clues and complete the puzzles to escape!
How much does Escape Live cost
Prices range from £20-£85. Ideal for 2-10 players.
Key points about Escape Live
- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/escapeliveuk/?hl=en
- Wesbite: https://www.escapelive.co.uk
- Email: email@example.com
- Tel: +442475094019
Escape Room Durham
Escape Room Durham offers puzzles which utilise Google Maps, tasking you with solving cryptic clues to complete the game. They also have escape scenarios which require a broader range of skills and more advanced applied thinking, so you can find your perfect escape scenario!
How much does Escape Room Durham cost?
For leisure customers, prices range from free to £10.
Key points about Escape Room Durham
- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/escaperoomsdurham/
- Website: https://www.escapedurham.co.uk/online-games
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Tel: 0191 303 6393
Described as the ultimate virtual group activity, play an Escape Show escape room with live actors, in the comfort of your own space.
How much does Escape Show cost
Bespoke pricing available based on needs
Key points about Escape Show
- Website: https://escape-show.com/
Work with friends and family to solve the B.R.U.C.E Project – designed with teamwork in mind! Get ready to pilot an experimental robot through 60 minutes of mind boggling challenges with Escape Time!
How much does Escape Time cost
Prices start from £18
Key points about Escape Time
- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ukescapetime/
- Website: https://www.escapetime.co.uk/locations/play-at-home-escape-game
- Email: email@example.com
With Expedition Escape, you and your friends will become members of America’s most successful crime syndicate, attempting a heist at the Valley Isle Bank!
How much does Expedition Escape cost
$5 per group of 1-4
Key points about Expedition Escape
- US based
- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/expeditionescapekop/
- Website: https://expeditionescape.com/online-escape-rooms/
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Funlab Virtual offers themed online rooms, with a games master who will take you through riddles and clues to help you crack the case before time runs out!
How much does Funlab Virtual cost
£200 per room, 10 guests per room
Key points about Funlab Virtual
Unlike other escape rooms that use Zoom and an ebook, Go Remote’s new game feels like a real escape room with a narrative that will bring your team from room to room as you complete a variety of puzzles, riddles, and code breaking challenges.
How much does Go Remote cost
Pricing from $16 per person
Key points about Go Remote
- US based
- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/the_go_game/
- Website: https://goremote.live/space-escape/
Hidden City – Moriarty’s Game: A Killer in the Hive
In this immersive virtual game by Hidden City, you and your team must track down a criminal mastermind, taking the role of private investigator. You’ll plan undercover operations and infiltrate criminal syndicates – making choices that will determine your path. You and your colleagues will follow the game on your phone, either collaboratively in a team, or competitively.
How much does Hidden City – Moriarty’s Game: A Killer in the Hive cost?
Tickets cost £11 per person for episode 1.
Key points about Hidden City – Moriarty’s Game: A Killer in the Hive cost?
- All you need is a UK or US mobile phone to play
- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/inthehiddencity/
- Website: https://www.inthehiddencity.com/play-at-home/moriartys-game-a-killer-in-the-hive#book
- Email: email@example.com
Hogwarts Digital Escape Room
One for all you Harry Potter fans – Hogwarts Digital Escape Room, played on Google Forms, includes quizzes, puzzles and team-building challenges.
How much does Hogwarts Digital Escape Room cost
Key points about Hogwarts Digital Escape Room
- US based
- Website: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSflNxNM0jzbZJjUqOcXkwhGTfii4CM_CA3kCxImbY8c3AABEA/viewform
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Know Escape Online
These online escape rooms bring the 5* experience of a Know Escape escape room to your home! Know Escape Online offers a huge range of games perfect for any occasion, with some suitable for children – so all the family can get involved!
How much does Know Escape Online cost
£40 per game, no player limit
Key points about Know Escape Online
- Website: https://www.knowescapeonline.co.uk/
- Tel: 01245 808088
Les Infants Terribles – Sherlock Holmes: An Online Adventure
Sherlock Holmes: An Online Adventure invites you to solve the case of the hung parliament. Les Infants Terribles presents a pioneering new immersive online adventure.
How much does Les Infants Terribles – Sherlock Holmes: An Online Adventure cost
Group ticket costs £105 – admits 6x players.
Key points about Les Infants Terribles – Sherlock Holmes: An Online Adventure
- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/lesenfantsterr/
- Website: https://www.sherlockimmersive.com
- Contact: https://www.sherlockimmersive.com/contact
Join forces with friends and families from across the world to solve the mind-boggling puzzles and unique challenges. LocknEscape is providing an out of this world experience from the comfort of your home!
How much does LocknEscape cost
£15 per person
Key points about LocknEscape
- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/locknescapeuk/
- Website: https://locknescapevirtual.com/virtual-escape-room/
- Email: email@example.com
Play Lucardo’s unique escape rooms from the comfort of your own home. Your team will be in control of one of Lucardo’s fantastic game hosts who will do as you instruct to help progress your team through the game.
How much does Lucardo cost
£60 for 6 players
Key points about Lucardo
- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/lucardorawtenstall/
- Website: https://lucardo.com/rawtenstall
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Tel: 01706551600
Macmillan Cancer Support
Get ready to solve virtual puzzles as an MI6 operative, rescuing a trapped agent in the field (easier) or escaping from a mountain hideout after finding yourself trapped (harder)! Macmillan will send you everything you need to host both Trapped! games and raise money for people living with cancer too.
How much does Macmillan Cancer Support cost
Encourage participating friends and family to donate through your unique Virgin Money Giving page.
Key points about Macmillan Cancer Support
- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/macmillancancer/?hl=en
- Website: https://gamesnight.macmillan.org.uk/trapped.html
- Email: email@example.com
Gather your team and work your way through The Marvo Archives with Marvo Mysteries, home to a vast collection of many mysterious artifacts and countless objects of magical power.
How much is Marvo Mysteries
£25 per game
Key points about Marvo Mysteries
- Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/escaperoombournemouth/
- Website: https://www.marvomysteries.co.uk/online-escape-room/
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Mystery Escape Room
Mystery Escape Room offers a variety of online scenarios, allowing you and your friends to explore virtual locations to find and solve puzzles.
How much is Mystery Escape Room
Games start from $80
Key points about Mystery Escape Room
- US based
- Website: https://www.mysteryescaperoom.com/online-escape-room
- Email: email@example.com
Oblivity is an interactive story described as ‘brilliant, hilarious and charming’! You and your team will travel to Pluto to learn what happened to the missing team of Research Base Persephone. Taking on puzzles and foe’s along the way, as a ferocious creature stalks ever closer to the base… Oblivious guarantees a unique virtual escape room experience!
How much is Oblivity
£5 per game
Key points about Oblivity
- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/oblivitypodcast/
- Website: https://www.oblivitypodcast.com/online-escape-game
- Email: Rob at firstname.lastname@example.org
Utilising print and play, Oldervik Online is an ongoing series of escape room-style games. Set in their Professor Dunstan universe, get together remotely with friends and play from the comfort of your own home!
How much is Oldervik Online
Prices start from £9
Key points about Oldervik Online
- Some chapters available in German
- Website: https://co-decode.co.uk/oldervik-online/
- Email: email@example.com
- Tel: 07759 185264
Omescape utilise Live Avatar Online Escape Rooms – a new generation of escape rooms that are exactly like physical escape rooms, but can be played from anywhere in the world via a Zoom call. The Game Master is the team’s Avatar, who’s physically in a real brick and mortar escape room.
How much does Omescape cost
Key points about Omescape
- Website: https://remote.omescapelondon.co.uk/#online-escape-rooms
- Contact: https://remote.omescapelondon.co.uk/contact
A variety of puzzle games that can be played online with friends or family! With 4 unique scenarios to choose from, there’s something for everyone!
How much does Paradox Parlours cost
Prices start from £18 per team
Key points about Paradox Parlours
- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/paradoxparlours/
- Website: https://paradoxparlours.com/escape-rooms/online
- Contact: https://paradoxparlours.com/contact
Puzzle Break presents… The Grimm Escape! A witch has placed a curse on a virtual enchanted forest – gather your friends and family virtually to play, great for ages 8+.
How much does Puzzle Break cost
Key points about Puzzle Break
- US based
- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/puzzlebreakli/
- Website: https://www.puzzlebreakli.com/virtual-puzzle-games
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Reality Break Escape
Reality Break Escape’s Virtual Escape Room gives you the full interactivity that comes with an in-person experience, but right from the comfort of your own home! Enjoy 360 views of the full room and work with friends and family to solve your way out…
How much does Reality Break Escape cost
$30 per person
Key points about Reality Break Escape
- US based
- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realitybreakescapes/
- Website: https://realitybreakescapes.com/rooms/play-at-home/
- Email: email@example.com
Society of Curiosity
Described as ‘one of the most brilliantly immersive at-home games’! You and your friends must study the resources & artifacts, talk to characters via text message, and solve the puzzle!
How much does Society of Curiosity cost
Starting from $12
Key points about Society of Curiosity
- US based
- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/societyofcuriosities/
- Website: https://www.societyofcuriosities.com/games/digital/
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Crystal Maze Online Adventure
The Crystal Maze Online Adventure is a fan-made version of the game that you can play online with your friends via Zoom. Together, your team, guided by a Maze Master, will journey through the famous zones collecting Crystals to compete in The Crystal Dome!
How much does The Crystal Maze Online Adventure cost?
Key points about The Crystal Maze Online Adventure
The Panic Room
The Panic Room offers nearly 30 games to choose from and play instantly – perfect for friends, family and more. Looking to go on an epic quest? Break out of prison? Or solve a murder? The Panic Room has a virtual escape room for everyone!
How much does The Panic Room cost?
Prices start from £10
Key points about The Panic Room
- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thepanicroomgravesend/
- Website: https://thepanicroomonline.net/collections/online-escape-rooms
- Email: email@example.com
Trapped offers a new generation of escape rooms that are exactly like physical escape rooms, but can be played from anywhere in the world via a Zoom call. A Trapped Game Master will be your team Avatar, acting as the eyes, ears and hands of your team, following your directions to solve the puzzle!
How much does Trapped cost
Key points about Trapped
- Website: https://remote.trappedinaroom.co.uk/#online-escape-rooms
- Contact: https://remote.trappedinaroom.co.uk/contact
Trapped in the Web
Trapped in the Web offer a variety of escape rooms, ranging in difficulty, perfectly for any group and occasion! Plus, Trapped in the Web offers group packages for larger bookings!
How much does Trapped in the Web cost
£8.99 per room pass (it’s recommended to buy one pass per device)
Key points about Trapped in the Web
- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/trappedintheweb/
- Website: https://trappedintheweb.com
- Contact: https://trappedintheweb.com/contact-us
Tulleys World Domination
Tulleys World Domination is a live action turn based- strategy and role-playing virtual game, one that will reveal yours and your team’s true colours. This is the game in which every decision you make changes the world, for better or worse!
How much does Tulleys World Domination cost
£18 per person
Key points about Tulleys World Domination
Virtual Escape Room – CIA Taskforce
Immerse yourself in a real Virtual Escape Room with the CIA Taskforce. As a member of the CIA, it’s up to you and your team to stop the illusive assassin ‘The Gamer’ before your time runs out!
How much does Virtual Escape Room – CIA Taskforce cost
Key points about Virtual Escape Room – CIA Taskforce
- Website: https://team-building-experiences.co.uk/experience/virtual-escape-room-cia-taskforce/
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Tel: 01235 634744
Virtual Escaping offers a unique, virtual experience. Whether it’s team building or a game night, you can play from multiple devices anytime, anywhere, together or alone.
How much does Virtual Escaping cost
£19 per person + VAT
Key points about Virtual Escaping
- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/virtualescaping/
- Website: https://virtualescaping.com/rooms/
- Email: email@example.com
Test your survival skills with Wild Goose, working together with friends in ‘Arctic Survival Online Escape Room Challenge’, trying to crack the code, find your location and complete the rescue mission!
How much does Wild Goose cost
£12 + VAT pp plus £250 + VAT remote facilitation fee per 50 participants
Key points about Wild Goose
- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/wildgooseevents/
- Website: https://wearewildgoose.com/uk/team-building-activities/events/arctic-survival-virtual-escape-room/
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Choose your adventure and test your puzzle solving skills with XscapeNow! Their online escape games are designed to be enjoyed equally, whether you are a team playing in the same living room or team made up of multiple players in different locations.
How much does Xscape Now cost
Prices start from £15 per game, 1-6 players