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Hide and Shriek

344-347 Chartwell Square | Victoria Plaza, Southend-on-Sea SS2 5SP, England
+44 1702 808980
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Went to this with 2 friends, I like to think of myself as brave with these kinds of things but I... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2018
Binks1991
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Brentwood
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Amazing!

Absolutely brilliant! Was told I had one of the funniest reactions they’ve seen! So much fun, wish... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2018
Louisa B
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Hide and Shriek is one of the UK's Scariest Attractions and Essex's No. 1 Scare Attraction - featuring a variety of Live Action Scare Experiences throughout the year! Brand New for 2017 - The Séance, discover Southend's Dark Paranormal History in an experience that combines 18th Century Techniques with Theme Park Technology. This is an encounter, that will seem all too real, testing your senses and bravery...
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“great fun” (16 reviews)
“set design” (3 reviews)
“scary fun” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 - 21:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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344-347 Chartwell Square | Victoria Plaza, Southend-on-Sea SS2 5SP, England
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+44 1702 808980
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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Went to this with 2 friends, I like to think of myself as brave with these kinds of things but I definitely screamed the whole way through and clung onto my friends for dear life. Definitely worth the £12 we had a great time and...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Absolutely brilliant! Was told I had one of the funniest reactions they’ve seen! So much fun, wish it was longer

Thank Louisa B
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

I went in a group of 4 with my adult boys for my youngest's 19th birthday; if there had been a sofa there he would have spent the whole time hiding behind it and I would have been there with him! Great concept, we really...More

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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Me and the Mrs found this place searching for things to do in Southend... as the weather was horrible. Managed to book a slot last minute and was well worth the trip. Had food fun and it’s a creepy experience to remember !

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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Absolutely brilliant and well worth the money! Definitely kept my 13 and 14 year old entertained. Well recommended 👍

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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Great experience, lovely sense of theatre and loads of scary fun. Jake the bellhop created a very memorable experience!

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Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

Just wow. My husband and I had an amazing time! Being Big walking dead fans we ve now come to the conclusion that I would not survive the zombie apocalypse but he’d have a good chance! The actors were hilarious and kept us laughing and...More

Thank a m
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

We came as a group for a birthday party, and it was a good fun. I think that it could be made scarier, but I guess that depends how much of a jumpy person you are.

Thank LizzWilly01
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Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Went here with a group of 6, took part in the panic room seance, it certainly delivered, I am not the bravest of people, and I screamed from beginning to end, excellent, thought I would cheap and low budget but no, excellent special effects, not...More

Thank Lorraine B
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Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Great for something different to do with teens. Laughed and screamed the whole way through to the point I have a sore throat! Would definitely recommend. #nopanicbutton

Thank 767LibbyB
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Pat5y
30 August 2017|
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Response from HideAndShriek | Property representative |
Hi Pat5y, We hope that we will announce more dates very soon, for early 2018. Alternatively, we get a cancellation every now and then for the next run in September. If you email us (contact form on our website) we can put... More
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Ella T
14 August 2017|
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Response from HideAndShriek | Property representative |
If you're 'caught' by a Zombie - your entire group will face the consequences together, so you won't be singled out or miss out on anything. You'll start together, and finish together - but some hungry zombies will no doubt... More
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