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Lakes Escapes

Open Now: 10:00 - 22:00
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Baker Street Escape Room

For those who enjoy the cognitive challenge and thrill of solving puzzles, this is an incredible... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
RJAdventurers
An epic adventure, as always

Having already completed all of the rooms at the old premises, we were invited to test drive the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Helen_Nichols81
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Thinking of something different to do with your family or friends? Why not try escape games? Regardless of whether you make it out or not, participating in an Escape Room will have you thinking about the experience for weeks to come. Your team also...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago

For those who enjoy the cognitive challenge and thrill of solving puzzles, this is an incredible escape room. The venue is fantastic and our host was lovely. A thoroughly enjoyable experience!More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank RJAdventurers
Carol W, Owner at Lakes Escapes, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Thank you so much for taking the time to write us a review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your experience with us. We do strive to make it an excellent one from start to finish. We have worked very hard on the venue...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having already completed all of the rooms at the old premises, we were invited to test drive the new Quest for the Throne in the new premises. The uzzles have been updated, and the new venue is AMAZING! Loads more space, a fantastic atmosphere and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Helen_Nichols81
CarolW3278, Owner at Lakes Escapes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Helen Thank you for coming to test the new rooms. Its always lovely to see you both again. Its great to get feedback on the new premises, we think they are great but to get the customer perspective is fantastic. We have the space...More

Reviewed 6 January 2019 via mobile

Another amazing experience. You don't have to enjoy puzzles to enjoy escape rooms, everyone who takes part becomes competitive with the clock. Its a great way to test team building skills or even your relationship. If you can complete a room with your partner without...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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CarolW3278, Owner at Lakes Escapes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Scott Thank you for taking the time to leave a review and what a fantastic one it is. We can tell people how much fun playing is but to hear it from customers is always so much better. If youre ever planning a proposal...More

Reviewed 31 December 2018

The Frankenstein room was great fun, needed a few clues to solve the puzzles but just got there in the end. Went as a family and all enjoyed it would definitely go back

Date of experience: December 2018
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CarolW3278, Owner at Lakes Escapes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2019

Thank you for leaving us this review, we really appreciate it. We are pleased you all enjoyed yourselves and hope to see you again soon. Don't forget we are moving early February to much bigger and better premises.

Reviewed 29 December 2018 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our evening working through the clues with our children. We with a bit of help survived the quest for the throne. Would thoroughly recommend.

Date of experience: December 2018
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CarolW3278, Owner at Lakes Escapes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2019

Thank you Clive. We are happy that you all enjoyed your experience with us and hope to see you again when we move to our fantastic new premises early February.

Reviewed 28 December 2018

Thankyou Lakes Escape for a brilliant start to our Christmas Eve in the Naughty or Nice Christmas themed escape room. We were a bit apprehensive that this particular game would be aimed at a younger age group and therefore too easy for 5 adults, but...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank loobielisa
Carol W, Owner at Lakes Escapes, responded to this reviewResponded 29 December 2018

Hi Lisa Thank you very much for leaving us this fantastic review. People tend to think that Santa’s Naughty or Nice List is aimed at kids and are pleasantly surprised when they play it. We’re pleased you all enjoyed it. We wanted to bring something...More

Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

Brilliant. We went for my daughters 18th. Deffo recommend. Lots of puzzles and clues for all to work together. Had a great time and we escaped too.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Carol W, Owner at Lakes Escapes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2018

Thank you very much for leaving us a review. We’re plesed you all had a great time and enjoyed your game. We hope to see you all again soon for another challenge.

Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

We had a great time at lakes escape with the kids. Played two rooms, really clever design and lots to keep us all busy. Would definitely recommend as a family game or with friends. Thanks for having us

Date of experience: November 2018
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CarolW3278, Owner at Lakes Escapes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. It’s very much appreciated. We’re pleased you all enjoyed our games and look forward to welcoming you all back again should you return to Cumbria.

Reviewed 5 October 2018

1st time doing an escape room. Absolutely amazing time and even managed to beat the record for the room we played. Great for a small activity to do

Date of experience: October 2018
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CarolW3278, Owner at Lakes Escapes, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2018

Hi Josh. Thank you for leaving us a review. We’re plesed you enjoyed your first escape game and what an amazing result taking the top of the leaderboard. Well done. Hopefully we’ll see you again for another challenge.

Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

This was our first escape room experience & we were made to feel welcome as soon as we walked through the door. Our youngest player was 10yrs old & she loved as much as we did. Brilliant fun & will definitely be returning to another...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Aimee R
Carol W, Owner at Lakes Escapes, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Hi Team Ryan +1. Thanks for leaving us a great review. We’re pleased you all had a great time and look forward to welcoming you all back again. From what I heard, the 10 year old was amazing lol

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Hi. You are free to leave at any point during the game. The doors are not locked at any time, the majority don’t even have locks on them. We have had people play before who suffer from the same condition and after seeing the... More
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