8 Escape Rooms In S’pore To Test Your Wits, Nerve & Talents

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Escape rooms are the best places to challenge your minds and think out of the box in utterly vexing situations.

It may be tough but once you complete the challenge, you’ll feel absolutely phenomenal! If you love escape rooms and are up for a challenge, here are 8 escape rooms in Singapore to try out. Time to put your thinking caps on!

1) Captivate Escape Rooms

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Originating from Melbourne, Captivate prides themselves as being Asia’s highest-rated escape room. Each room here tells a captivating story and you’ll be expected to solve a series of intense puzzles. You’ll be spoilt with choice when it comes to selecting the role you want to play; do you feel like being a magician’s assistant? Or is being a Changi Prison inmate more thrilling? It’s up to you! Each session also lasts a good 75-minutes so you had better prepare those brain juices!

Captivate Escape Rooms
Price: From S$22 per person
Where: #06-28, Singapore Shopping Centre, 190 Clemenceau Avenue, Singapore 239924

2) Escape Hunt

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This Victorian-era themed room really sets the mood for an evening of intense mystery solving. Here, you get to put on your Sherlock Holmes hat at solve some intense murder mysteries. At the end of your adventure, dress yourselves up in the provided detective gear and snap some shots for the gram!

Escape Hunt
Price: From $28 per person
Where: 100 Orchard Road, Singapore 238840

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3) FreeingSG

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FreeingSG is inspired by video games and each room here is designed in a different theme to create plenty of texture and surprises throughout the game. Each series of puzzles are tricky and can get pretty mind-boggling which is great for people who love a good challenge. Choose from intriguing themes such as Jurassic, Back to the Future and even Twilight!  Also, do keep an eye on the clock; you’ll want to have enough time to solve everything!

FreeingSG
Price: From S$26 per person
Where: 68 Orchard Road, #07-08A, Singapore 238839

4) Lockdown

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Being one of the pioneers in Singapore’s escape room scene means that these people know what’s up when it comes to thrilling and exhilarating escape rooms that will leave you feeling all kinds of things. The puzzles here are tricky and make use of technology to make the games more fun and immersive. Each game caters to different preferences which is great for anyone and everyone!

Lockdown
Price: From $22 per person
Where:  277 Orchard Road, #02-02, Singapore 238858

5) The Escape Artist

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The Escape Artist is currently the only two-storey escape room in Singapore and it has four different rooms with four exciting different scenarios. Each escape room here provides a good mix of brain and brawn so you are always kept on your toes. Challenge a bunch of zombies to survive or deactivate a ticking bomb; you’ll be having so much fun that you may even forget what time it is!

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The Escape Artist
Price: From $24 per person
Where: 52 Telok Blangah Road, Telok Blangah House, #01-01, Singapore 098829

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6) Trapped Escape Room Singapore

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Heard some pretty nasty stories of the ghosts on Tekong? Think you can survive a ghost invasion? Then you should try out Trapped Escape Room’s Tekong Army Bunk escape room that lets you and up to nine other friends use your wits to try to survive all kinds of spooky and ghostly encounters. Other rooms to look forward to are their Purge themed room and the Mental Ward themed room.

Trapped Escape Room Singapore
Price: From $22.90 per person
Where: 2 Orchard Link, #02-20 SCAPE, Singapore 237978

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7) V-Room

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One of the more unique ones on this list, V-Room is a virtual reality escape room which makes the different extreme scenarios you encounter in the game as realistic as possible. Experience the apocalypse, use a realistic gun or even get chased by a shark; the possibilities are endless!

V-Room
Price: S$12/hour on weekdays, S$15/hour on weekends
Where: 277 Orchard Road, #02-02, Singapore 238858

8) Xcape

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With 52 game chambers, Xcape is currently Singapore’s largest escape room. This means that there will be more themes for you to choose from which will also probably mean that even before the puzzles begin, you’ll be puzzling over which room to visit. If you love all things spooky, try out one of their haunted rooms that promise to give you the chills. If you’re a scaredy cat and prefer something a little milder, you can opt to try out Shanghai 1943, Resident Evil and Kungfu Panda X. You definitely won’t be X-periencing any form of boredom here at Xcape!

Xcape
Price: From $110 per group
Where: 152B (level 3), 160A (level 2) & 158B (level 3), Bugis Village, Rochor Road, Singapore 188435

This article originally appeared on BeScene SG.