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Hashtag Escape

39 Grant Avenue | Norwood, Johannesburg 2192, South Africa
+27 79 379 0410
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Very exciting rooms and stories to go with solving the puzzles! Highly recommended for bonding with... read more

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ridhwaanah K
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Johannesburg, South Africa
Awesome, Fantastic experience!

The best room escape i have ever been to, compared with all the other room escapes around in... read more

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago
LaiDaEr
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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Hashtag Escape is a brand new escape room adventure game based in Johannesburg, South Africa. You and your team of 3-6 friends are locked in a mysterious room... You have 1 hour to work as a team and discover the secrets hidden inside, solve the puzzles and escape the room! It's like a real life adventure video game! All the rooms and puzzles have been hand crafted by a team of South African puzzle masters - a truly unique experience! Do you have what it takes to escape?
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“great fun” (28 reviews)
“escape room” (14 reviews)
“team building” (14 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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39 Grant Avenue | Norwood, Johannesburg 2192, South Africa
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+27 79 379 0410
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very exciting rooms and stories to go with solving the puzzles! Highly recommended for bonding with friends and family and just having fun!

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Hashtag_Escape, Owner at Hashtag Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much! We're glad you had fun! See you again for your next escape!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The best room escape i have ever been to, compared with all the other room escapes around in Johannesburg.

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Hashtag_Escape, Owner at Hashtag Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Such an awesome review! We're happy to hear it! Hope to see you again for your next adventure!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did the haunted one and we really had a blast. There were plenty of riddles to solve and keep you entertained and guessing the entire time! The host was also very kind and friendly and happy to answer any questions we had. Overall would...More

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Hashtag_Escape, Owner at Hashtag Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your great review! You must definitely try our other adventures! Hope to see you soon!

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Reviewed 8 June 2018

We have been twice. First doing JM room challenging but fun. 2nd time did the Zen room even more challenging. You do need 4 plus people as we all think different and that helps. Taking 2 10yr old boys is a no no as there...More

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Reviewed 8 June 2018

Awesome experience, much more fun than I expected. We went as a teambuilding outing with the ladies from work.

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Hashtag_Escape, Owner at Hashtag Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Glad you had fun! We hope to see you again!

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Reviewed 8 June 2018

We did the paranormal room- excellent interactive layout and overall fun experience. I definitely wannt to go back and do the other rooms too

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Hashtag_Escape, Owner at Hashtag Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Thanks so much! You must definitely try our other adventures! Hope to see you soon!

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Reviewed 8 June 2018

Had an awesome time. Cannot be done without team work. A must do activity for anyone who dares to take on a challenge .

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Hashtag_Escape, Owner at Hashtag Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Thanks so much for your review! Definitely requires teamwork! See you again for your next escape!

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Reviewed 16 May 2018

I would recommend Hashtag Escape to everyone, young and old. We had such a fun time working together. This was such a fun activity. We will definitely be back to try the other rooms! The staff were friendly and we felt so welcome. Thanks guys!

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Hashtag_Escape, Owner at Hashtag Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2018

Thank you so much! We're glad you had a great time! See you again for your next adventure!

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Reviewed 15 May 2018

We had the most fabulous evening. So chalenging and we had an amazing experience. JAYDEN GELMAN WAS ABSOLUTELY FABULOUS.

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Hashtag_Escape, Owner at Hashtag Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2018

Thanks so much for your awesome review! We hope to see you soon for your next adventure! I'll give Jayden the great message!

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Reviewed 15 May 2018

Very nice story, decor, enigmas and puzzles! I only regret that the entire thing is very long and difficult, so you get quite a lot of help, which is a bit frustrating. I think I would rather have somethink a bit simpler, and require less...More

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Hashtag_Escape, Owner at Hashtag Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2018

Thanks so much! We hope to see you again!

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Blaga M
26 January 2018|
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Response from Kayroon14 | Reviewed this property |
More people more fun. Recommendations are 3 people and 2 people would have to work pretty fast to crack the code as there are multiple tasks.
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SST222
14 March 2017|
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Response from 82eightytwo | Property representative |
Hi there. Thanks for the question. Definitely, it's a very safe environment. The rooms are pretty big. No tight spaces. You can always step out if you need to. Claustrophobic people have done it before and have been very... More
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