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Cryptology Escape Rooms Barnsley

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HMS cypher & Insanctuary!

Did Insanctuary as a group of 3 last month - it was brilliant. Great decor, great puzzles and lots... read more

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Incredibly well-done room!

We recently went to Cryptology Barnsley to do the Insanctuary room as a group of three for some... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2018
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Cryptology is an unforgettable team experience right in the heart of Barnsley Town Centre. Are you looking for something to do with friends, family or colleagues, an experience other than the generic activities of bowling, cinema, eating or...more
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20-26 Eldon Street | First Floor, Barnsley S70 2JB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Did Insanctuary as a group of 3 last month - it was brilliant. Great decor, great puzzles and lots to do! We were a jumpy group and loved the atmosphere. Came back to do the HMS with a group of 5 and thoroughly enjoyed this...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 16 October 2018

We recently went to Cryptology Barnsley to do the Insanctuary room as a group of three for some Sunday evening fun and the outing did not disappoint! The room was extremely well-made with so much detail in its aesthetics- it had a very 'Stranger Things'...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Aislinnggg
Reviewed 19 September 2018

Did the HMS Cypher room with family.Never been to an escape room before but have got the bug.The puzzles were brilliant and lots to challenge.The lady there was very helpful and pleasant ,Unfortunately we only escaped because she opened the door so we FAILED.Was so...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Paula P
Simon T, Owner at Cryptology Escape Rooms Barnsley, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2018

Fantastic to see you had a ocean of fun! Look forward to welcoming you back for more escaping adventures!

Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Went with friends and even though we didn't succeed, we still enjoyed it. The puzzles are challenging and the guy in charge was really helpful with hints everyone we got stuck. Really fun all in all. Will come again.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Simon T, Owner at Cryptology Escape Rooms Barnsley, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2018

Thank you for your review, the way we see it is that you don't fail if you have fun! Hopefully see you again soon for some epic escapes!

Reviewed 11 August 2018

Went with some work colleagues,thoroughly enjoyed our visit , we even managed to escape despite the boss trying to vandalise the room , well organised a return trip to do the other room is planned. Cheers to Simon for keeping us informed of what we...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Simon T, Owner at Cryptology Escape Rooms Barnsley, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2018

Thank you for your kind review and it makes it all the more worthwhile when hear such positive reviews for our rooms! Kind Regards

Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

What a fantastic activity, been today with a group of colleagues from work, i didnt even know this place existed. We did the cypher room. Its brilliant as a team building exercise or as a friends get together. Would work well as a teenagers birthday...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Simon T, Owner at Cryptology Escape Rooms Barnsley, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2018

Thank you for your kind words, immensley fun game to run and hope to see you all again soon!

Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

We had a great time in the Insanctuary rooms!! Such great fun we loved it. The owner is such s great guy and even had water ready for us on the mad hot day. Would highly recommend.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Supermumof3
Simon T, Owner at Cryptology Escape Rooms Barnsley, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2018

British Summers! Thanks for returning and glad you had a great time! See you soon in Sheffield.

Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

We attempted the HMS Cypher this evening and it was great! It was very challenging with a mixture of numerous puzzles to solve. The set up was great, with sound effects to add to the atmosphere of the game. Unfortunately we didn't make it out,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Simon T, Owner at Cryptology Escape Rooms Barnsley, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2018

If you had fun, you won! :) Glad you had a great experience and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

What a fabulous way to spend an hour as a family with no phones involved for the whole time. Clever puzzles, totally engaging and a fab series of rooms. Even though we didn’t escape it didn’t spoil the experience. Thanks for the hints to keep...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Simon T, Owner at Cryptology Escape Rooms Barnsley, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

An absolute pleasure and glad you had the most important thing...fun! See you all soon Regards Simon

Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

This was our first escape room experience and it massively surpassed our expectations! Firstly Simon was brilliant. The only day we were all free, due to work and childcare, was a Tuesday. Cryptology is normally closed on a Tuesday, but Simon offered to open just...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Simon T, Owner at Cryptology Escape Rooms Barnsley, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Thank you for this review, makes it all worth while! Glad you had a good time and it made me chuckle as well. Hope to host you again soon

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