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No Escape

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Best Escape Room Experience!

My husband and I visited No Escape twice over Chuseok and had an amazing experience each time... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lyndsey H
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Raleigh, North Carolina
Escape the heat!!!

Escape the summer doldrums while engaging your brain in this Wonderful haven for English speaking... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2018
ODiano
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Newport, Rhode Island
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Suspenseful escape rooms with fun stories and special effects! No Escape is a thrilling, creative attraction great for tourists, couples, friends, team building, and parties. Located right next to the Hongdae playground. Staff is fluent in English...more
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20-10, Wausan-ro 21-gil, Mapo-gu | 2f, Seoul 04040, South Korea
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I visited No Escape twice over Chuseok and had an amazing experience each time. We've done dozens of escape rooms in Korea and the States and this was one of our favorites. The rooms are so well thought out and fun, with...More

Thank Lyndsey H
Alex343, Owner at No Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey guys, thanks again for coming by and trying our rooms! It was nice talking to you both, and we're so grateful that you took the time to write a review :) Do come visit us again next time you're in town!

Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Escape the summer doldrums while engaging your brain in this Wonderful haven for English speaking expats. The staff is friendly, helpful and fun. There are three rooms and we plan on returning for the other two rooms soon. Go! You will not regret going.

Thank ODiano
Alex343, Owner at No Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi ODiano! So glad to hear you had a fun time :) Do come by and try the two other rooms - I'm sure they'll be just as fun!

Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

My three friends and I had a brilliant time at No Escape in Hongdae! The staff were lovely and spoke in English perfectly to us, which made us feel really welcome and comfortable. We did the 'Red' room and found it challenging and really, really...More

Thank Caroline L
Alex343, Owner at No Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2018

Caroline, thank you so very much for your warm review :) We take pride in providing a pleasant customer experience, and it's always so great when guests come back and let us know how they felt! Our manager Mijeong has the cutest dog, and is...More

Reviewed 22 July 2018

Had an amazing experience at No Escape Hongdae! The staff was super friendly (and they spoke fluent English which was a huge plus!), the game was definitely challenging, exciting, and very well-organized. Would definitely recommend going with friends, especially for foreigners!More

Thank msmoon13
Alex343, Owner at No Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Hi msmoon13! We're so glad that you had a good time at No Escape :) We always have staff that are able to speak Korean and English, and try our best to create a seamlessly fun experience for each group. thank you so much for...More

Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

It was a unique experience for us. Thank you for the wonderful time and hopefully we can comeback again! -린환

Thank MorganFreefarm
Alex343, Owner at No Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Escape rooms are fun! Hope you enjoy exploring more of them. Thanks for the kind review! We look forward to welcoming you again!

Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Me and my friends went there and did both the Victorian Room and the Red Room. Victorian Room we beat with three mins to spare and the Red Room we were about 3/4 the way through. Both were great fun and not too difficult for...More

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Alex343, Owner at No Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Way to go! We've designed the rooms to be a decent challenge for most people, but most importantly, we focus on making the entire experience fun (not stressful!). Glad to hear you had a good time, and if you have a chance, do come by...More

Reviewed 1 May 2018

The escape room has very well built and challenging escape rooms, which can be played and enjoyed with other people. The workers and facility are very welcoming and will even give you a few hints if you are stuck. I recommend this room to any...More

Thank Matthew P
Alex343, Owner at No Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Matt for the kind review! Glad to hear you enjoyed it, and thanks for the helpful feedback!

Reviewed 1 May 2018

Escape rooms are very popular, but in Korea there are almost none that cater to English speakers which is pretty frustrating. Because of that, I'm not helpful at all when I play with my Korean friends because I can't read or understand the hints. However,...More

Thank andraeya
Alex343, Owner at No Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Andraeya, Thanks so much for your informative and nice review of our place! We enjoy catering to both Koreans and foreigners, and are always proud to show people a fun time! Do come by and visit us again sometime :)

Reviewed 10 April 2018

Rooms can be solved by English or Korean speakers. My wife and I did the Red and Victorian rooms. Of the two rooms we like Red better. It was also the harder of the two rooms. Red had a generic kidnapping theme. But this worked...More

Thank bornplaydie
Alex343, Owner at No Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Bornplaydie, Sorry for the late response, and thanks for taking the time to write this review. We're happy to hear you enjoyed the games overall, and will take your feedback into consideration for future modifications to the games!

Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

We had a fun-yet-brain-tingling experience in their Red room. We ran out of time however they gave us an extra 5 minutes and we were able to escape! Everything is in both Korean and English and the staff spoke fluent English so there is absolutely...More

Thank Monica D
Alex343, Owner at No Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey Monica, This is a little late, but thank you so much for your kind review!

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annemariegannon
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There has been some updates since I last answered this question: No Escape was created by Korean-Americans, and all games are designed so that both English and Korean speakers can play it simultaneously! Cost depends on... More
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