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The MacGuffin Project

Closed Now: 12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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The Fortune Teller - brilliant!

As a group of 3 friends, this was a great escape room as there is lots to do, great props and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Denise H
Great fun!

We completed the MacGuffin Experience today as part of my sister's 50th birthday celebrations. I... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
AllysonD
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The MacGuffin Project - An Escape Experience in the heart of Bournemouth. The MacGuffin Project offers an escape from reality by immersing you into the dark but beautiful world of the long forgotten MacGuffin Carnival. It’s down to you and your team...more
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205 Old Christchurch Road, Bournemouth BH1 1JU, England
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Reviewed yesterday

As a group of 3 friends, this was a great escape room as there is lots to do, great props and really gets you thinking. The staff are really friendly and helpful (thanks to Aaron who was our host). It's different than the other escape...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Denise H
MacGuffin_Project, General Manager at The MacGuffin Project, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Denise H, Thank you for taking the time to leave us this wonderful review. We're so glad to hear you enjoyed your experience with us. I will be sure to pass on your kind words to Aaron. It's great to hear you enjoyed the...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

We completed the MacGuffin Experience today as part of my sister's 50th birthday celebrations. I chose this particular escape room because it was the only one in the area that allowed a team of 3, all the others were a minimum of 4. Booking online...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank AllysonD
MacGuffin_Project, General Manager at The MacGuffin Project, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi AllysonD, Thank you for taking the time to leave us this wonderful review. We're so glad you chose The MacGuffin Project for your sister's 50th birthday. Thank you for all your kind words and I will be certain to pass on your comments to...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Brought my team here as a treat. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed the experience in both rooms that where used. Definitely a fun team building activity. Highly reccomend.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank mrj1112
MacGuffin_Project, General Manager at The MacGuffin Project, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Mrj1112, Thank you so much for leaving us this wonderful review. We really appreciate your kind words and we're glad to hear your teams enjoyed themselves. We hope to see you again in the future. Kind regards, Joey General Manager

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were a mix of experienced and brand new, and split into two fairly equal teams to go head-to-head. I loved it, it was challenging enough to be fun but not impossibly hard and we were all good at different bits. I also really loved...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank DarcyL789
MacGuffin_Project, General Manager at The MacGuffin Project, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi DarcyL789, Thank you for taking the time to leave us this lovely review. We're glad to hear your teams all found something they were good at. Experienced or not, all of you did very well and we hope you return in the future. Two...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Just escaped one of the rooms here, we have done a few room before and this one was in our top 3 rooms. Really enjoyed the theatrics of it, the front of the escape room looked great and the reception really set the atmosphere. Great...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Susan F
MacGuffin_Project, General Manager at The MacGuffin Project, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Susan F, Thank you for taking the time to leave us this wonderful review. We're so glad to hear we made your top 3! A lot of work has gone into making our customers feel immersed right from the moment they walk in, so...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Really enjoyed ourselves! Would definitely go back and do it again!! Great staff and great atmosphere!More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Amy B
MacGuffin_Project, General Manager at The MacGuffin Project, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Amy B, We are thrilled to hear you had a brilliant time with us at the MacGuffin Project. Thank you for the compliments on our staff and atmosphere, we are glad the hard work does not go unnoticed. We look forward to seeing you...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Utterly brilliant, staff were wonderful and funny, very helpful. Very challenging rooms, amazing for school groups or teenagers.More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Elvisgasson
MacGuffin_Project, General Manager at The MacGuffin Project, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello Elvisgasson Thanks for taking the time to let us know how we've done, it was wonderful having your group along. Glad to see that you've had yourselves an entertaining time, it'd be great to see you all again in the near future so you...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We loved the attention to detail in the room and surroundings. We enjoyed the fortune teller room. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Karen I
MacGuffin_Project, General Manager at The MacGuffin Project, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Karen, Thanks for taking the time to review us, we're glad you and your team enjoyed your experience in the Fortune Teller room. We're looking forward to having you back to try one of our other rooms. Kind Regards, Joey General Manager

Reviewed 5 days ago

Really enjoyed our time at the McGuffin Project. The staff were super friendly and helpful and the escape room was a lot of fun!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank CathySweets
MacGuffin_Project, General Manager at The MacGuffin Project, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi CathySweets, Thank you so much for this lovely review. I will be sure to pass on your kind words to the staff and we hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, Joey General Manager

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

As someone who manages an escape room myself in Reading, and having done many many rooms myself, I love finding special rooms that are unique and completely different. Coming to the Macguffin Project was an absolute pleasure and ticked all the right boxes. What a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Charlie B
MacGuffin_Project, General Manager at The MacGuffin Project, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Charlie B, Thank you for taking the time to leave us this lovely review. Coming from an Escape Room enthusiast, we're incredibly happy to hear you found the rooms to be special and unique. A lot of work has gone in to the immersive...More

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slooossee
22 October 2018|
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Response from Nick E | Reviewed this property |
Largely, I would say so - there may be some slight issues when moving from one room to another. We've done two of the three areas and mostly someone on crutches would manage.
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AprilStratton
6 May 2018|
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Response from MacGuffin_Project | Property representative |
Our prices vary with different days of the week. Monday-Thursday we are £18 per person. Friday-Sunday we are £23 per person. Regards, The MacGuffin Team.
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tracey b
3 April 2018|
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Response from matron68 | Reviewed this property |
You probably could. Best thing to do is to give them a ring they are very friendly and helpful.
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