1. The Escape Artist Singapore
You’ll want to carefully strategise your exit plan when you pay a visit to The Escape Artist Singapore. It’s designed with four immersive scenarios — including a zombie apocalypse escape room and a Dracula themed one that’ll have you on your knees, climbing and crawling to unlock mysteries and solve puzzles. It’ll be up to you and your friends to communicate fast enough and get yourselves out of the room within the hour!
Psst, we hear they offer unlimited clues so it might not be as tough as it seems! Their off-peak rates also make them one of the best escape rooms in Singapore to visit if you’re on a budget.
Address: Telok Blangah House, 52 Telok Blangah Road, #01-01, S(098829)
Sun – Thurs: 2pm – 11pm
Fri – Sat: 2pm – 12am
$25/Pax (Peak, Weekdays after 6pm, Weekends & PH)
$20/Pax (Off-Peak, Weekdays before 8pm)
2. Lockdown Singapore
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If you want a VR element to your escape room scenarios then Lockdown Singapore is your best bet! The VR Escape – Illusion 2 has an eerie storyline where you’re trapped in your own mind while drugged and trying to escape an alternate universe. Warped we know. On the other hand, if you’ve always wanted to be part of the Harry Potter wizarding world, then give Berry Potter And The Secret Doors a go! Your task is to track down a missing Quidditch player but not before facing many secret doors — just be sure to pick the right one or risk getting trapped!
Lockdown is also one of the best escape rooms in Singapore for your company’s team building activities. Suggest this escape room for your next team bonding activity and to get to know each other better while solving riddles, screaming and celebrating together.
Address: orchardgateway, 277 Orchard Road, #02-02, S(238858)
Opening Hours: Daily, 11am – 10pm
$24/pax (Off-Peak, Weekdays)
From $30/pax (Peak hours, Weekends & PH)
Already have a favourite escape room game that you play online but want to be part of the real-life version? With over 11 game themes in 52 game chambers, Xcape promises an experience beyond the visual realm.
An RPG fan? Then you have to try Xcape RPG Shanghai 1943 to solve a murder mystery crime. You and your friends will get to cosplay as the detectives, wealthy nightclub owner, army marshal and nightclub singer among others! If you’ve a flair for a bit of theatrics then this is one of the best escape rooms in Singapore to hit up!
Address: Bugis Village, 160A Rochor Road, 2nd Level, S(188435)
Mon – Thurs, Sun: 11am – 11.30pm
Fri – Sat: 11am – 1am (next day)
$22-$26/pax (Off-Peak, Mon-Fri before 6pm)
$28 – $32 (Peak, Mon-Fri after 6pm, Weekends & PH)
4. Freeing SG
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Freeing SG boasts sophisticated rooms and riveting scenarios designed around movies like Poseidon and Jurassic Park, both complete with a 5D escape room experience. It’s also one of the best escape rooms in Singapore to visit if you’re looking for a storyline set in Singapore. It has a whole room dedicated to Old Changi Hospital — need we say more?
Don’t wait till Halloween to pay a visit to this escape room! In fact, it’ll make for one of the best June school holiday activities! Dare your friends on a chilling and mind-boggling adventure while you race to retrieve a research file that could save the world! Are you game enough?
Address: Plaza Singapura, 68 Orchard Road, #07-08A, S(238839)
Sun – Thurs: 12 noon – 9.30pm
Fri – Sat: 12 noon – 12 midnight
Adult: $29/pax (Peak), $26/pax (Off Peak)
Student/NSF: $26/pax (Peak), $20/pax (Off Peak)
5. Captivate Escape Rooms
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Captivate Escape Rooms has a global presence in countries like Australia, Italy, Canada, UK and South Africa. Each of the seven escape rooms in Singapore has been designed by professional puzzle designers and a psychology PhD holder — if you thought escape rooms are child’s play, this is one of the best escape rooms in Singapore (and Asia) that’ll convince you otherwise.
Choose the storyline that intrigues you the most. From Murder On The Singapore Express to the newly-opened Alien Vs Human — about a deserted spaceship heading for Earth and it’s up to you to find out if it poses any threat! Did we mention they host birthday parties as well? Yup, they’ll modify the games to suit the age group if required and we trust it’ll be a party that guests will remember for a long time!
Address: Singapore Shopping Centre, 190 Clemenceau Avenue, #06-28, S(239924)
Mon-Fri, Sun: 11.15am to 9.30pm
Sat: 10.45am to 9.30pm
$22/pax (Off-Peak, Mon – Thurs)
$25/pax (Peak, Fri – Sun & PH)
Alien Vs Human: $30/pax
Taking advantage of Peace Centre’s rather decrepit state, Lost.sg occupies an immense 2,500 square feet area and features five unique escape rooms to get lost in! Choose from Alcatraz, America’s infamous prison, the biblical Exodus or the newest, Mausoleum where you’ll find yourself trapped with Emperor’s Qin’s terracotta guards. Lost.sg is undoubtedly the best escape room in Singapore for history buffs!
Having recently been there, we appreciated clues given by game masters that helped to guide us without giving the outright answers — or else what’s the fun in that right? But that didn’t stop us from knocking our heads after realising we missed the rather obvious answers! Try it yourself!
Address: Peace Centre,1 Sophia Road, #03-01/02/03, S(228149)
Sun – Thurs: 11am – 10.45 pm
Fri – Sat: 11am – 12.45 am
$21.90/pax (Off-peak, Mon-Fri: before 5.45pm)
$27.90/pax (Peak, Mon-Fri: 5.45pm onwards, Sat & Sun, Eve of PH & PH)
7. Escape Hunt Singapore
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Gather your friends and put your brains together for some intellectual fun at Escape Hunt. Our favourite adventure here is The Whitechapel Murderer which is about the notorious serial killer, Jack The Ripper. Travel back to the 19th century in this game, confirm his identity or be his next victim!
Escape Hunt also challenges all gamers to leave your video games behind and test your mettle in a real-life escape room! It’s also one of the best escape rooms in Singapore for corporate events — with six rooms and large spaces for team building or meetings afterwards, we don’t think your employees would complain much! Remember to strike a pose in the Victorian props after you’ve wrapped up!
Address: Concorde Hotel & Shopping Mall, 100 Orchard Road, #02-43/44/45/46, S(238840)
Opening Hours: Daily, 10am – 10pm
8. Trapped Escape Room
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Here’s another option for one of the best escape rooms in Singapore with local game contexts. Gather your wits forTekong Army Bunk, where all your NS ghost stories will come to life. You’ve been asked to investigate your commanding officer’s unresponsiveness but upon reaching Tekong, you’re met with a quiet and creepy island. Can you solve the mystery and make it out within the hour?
If that doesn’t appeal to you then there’s The Purge, where you’ll be held captive by the demented torturer with only 60 minutes to escape before you get, you guessed it, purged!
Address: SCAPE, 2 Orchard Link, #02-20/21/22, S(237978)
Mon – Thurs: 11am – 10.30pm
Fri – Sun: 11am – 2am
$22.90/pax (Off-Peak, Mon – Fri before 6pm)
$24.90/pax(Peak, Mon – Fri after 6pm, Weekends & PH)
Add these best escape rooms in Singapore to your list of things to do in Singapore and you’ll immediately appreciate that our island has a trove of activities waiting to be discovered! If the night scene is more up your alley then spice things up by paying a visit to these bars with games or perhaps pay a visit to Jewel Changi Airport for an unrivalled gastronomic experience!]]>