Dark Arts Bar & Elusion Escape Rooms

Dark Arts Bar & Elusion Escape Rooms

Dark Arts Bar & Elusion Escape Rooms
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Wednesday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Sunday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
About
Elusion Escape Rooms Southampton offers the ultimate team challenge in which you and your companions will face mysteries, solve riddles and crack puzzles against a 60 minute countdown in beautiful film quality sets. Will you explore a pirates cave, uncover Stranger Things, attend our witches potion shop or be blindfolded and chained up and take on the serial killer challenge. Games for all ages and experience levels!
Duration: 1-2 hours
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  • Jo F
    5 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Exciting escape room
    We did the Cursed Pirate escape room. It was really good and made you think. Lots of moving parts and fun challenges. Host and staff were all very friendly. Would definitely go again. Thank you!
    Visited May 2023
    Travelled with friends
    Written 27 May 2023
  • Gemma B
    1 contribution
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Awesomely awesome
    Drews voice was awesome, exceptly how a wizard should! I like how much there was to do, especially potion making, with pixie snot! It is a really thought out story and can not wait to try more... Drew will be booked for the next one, he was hilarious, best GM anywhere.
    Visited June 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 1 June 2023
  • Martin R
    15 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Potions & Peril in Southampton
    Drew is your Dungeon Master in the realm of Potions & Peril! Fantastic wizard-themed escape room adventure - packed with interactive props, special effects and surprises! Be sure to ask for Drew to host your next game - he was tremendous!
    Visited June 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 1 June 2023
  • Carleton W
    2 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Magicky Wagicky
    Drew Bridger AKA "Wizard Man" was an energetic and engaging game master who brought a lot of enjoyment to our experience of the "Potions and Peril" escape room. Would highly recommend any of the elusion escape room experiences. There is something for everyone
    Visited June 2023
    Travelled with friends
    Written 4 June 2023
  • Becca S
    1 contribution
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Amazing Escape Rooms
    The Heist room was so much fun. The puzzles we were thought out and really enjoyable. Our host Drew was amazing and really go us excited and immersed about the story in the room. This is the 2n escape room I have done with Elusion and would highly recommend them and excited for our next visit.
    Visited June 2023
    Written 12 June 2023
  • Simon C
    Southampton, United Kingdom9 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Great game, well presented.
    First time doing an escape room, so wasn't sure what to expect. Great atmosphere, a dedicated (and patient) member of staff who explained it (often twice because it didn't sink in with us the first time), and an excellent game that we threw ourselves into (and succeeded). Genuinely pleased with the whole experience. Would definitely go back and try another.
    Visited June 2023
    Travelled with friends
    Written 12 June 2023
  • Megan P
    1 contribution
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Brilliant fun!
    We played From Beyond, it was brilliant. Unexpected twists and turns and a few surprises! It was manageable as a couple but could easily be played with a bigger team. Our games master Evie was brilliant, she was really enthusiastic and funny and gave really good clues that didn’t make it too easy. She made the experience even better - thanks Evie!
    Visited June 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 18 June 2023
  • Claire J
    London, United Kingdom3 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Pandora’s heist - definitely worth a try!
    “Pretty cool” - search for Pandora’s Box and steal a few items along the way!! Really good fun and we actually finished, even if it was only with 2 minutes to spare!! Eve our host was amazing. Thanks for a great game.
    Visited June 2023
    Travelled with family
    Written 21 June 2023
  • Vicky W
    1 contribution
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Escape room
    Loved the Potions and Peril room. It was our children’s (7&9) first escape room and they are already asking when they can do the next one. Grace our host was amazing and made the kids feel at ease. A brilliant room for both adults and kids!
    Visited June 2023
    Travelled with family
    Written 25 June 2023
  • kirsten f
    Southampton, United Kingdom42 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    So much fun
    Our second escape room, we previously did the heist one. This time we did From Beyond. It was so much fun, really well thought out. Eve was amazing, really friendly and helpful! Will definitely be checking out the other rooms!
    Visited June 2023
    Travelled with friends
    Written 25 June 2023
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vickia0058
Southampton, UK2 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2024 • Friends
Dark Arts Bar & Elusion Escape Rooms was fantastic! The escape room was cleverly designed and super engaging. The staff were friendly and helpful, making the experience even better. The bar added a unique touch, creating a perfect atmosphere for a fun night out. Highly recommended!
Written 23 May 2024
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Resort07873612184
1 contribution
5.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2024 • Couples
Amazing escape room. Be prepared to use your noggin. Not just a find things in places room. Great stuff. Thank you Jordan. 😊
Written 22 May 2024
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Zozzygal
London, UK3 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2024 • Friends
First ever escape room and it was an amazing one to start! The atmosphere was super scary and felt like we were in a real Saw game. The challenges weren't too easy or too difficult and we made it out with 10 mins to spare as a group of 6. Definitely going back to complete the rest!
Written 19 May 2024
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Gary & Gemma
Southampton, UK3 contributions
2.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2024 • Couples
We both really enjoyed the first 10 minutes but from there on it just got worse and worse. The cocktails were all really poor and were just warm and too sweet. The worst part was the service between each potion/puzzle. You’re not offered any drinks from the bar so you’re just left there to wait for your “potion master” to return. This can mean you’re just sat there for 25 minutes with nothing but the taste of the cheap cocktail you’ve just made left in your mouth. I’m not sure if we were just unlucky and they were short staffed that night but waiting on the potion master to return got a bit boring and it was made even more frustrating when several of the cocktail ingredients were missing. The idea is good. Unfortunately, the delivery is poor.
Written 18 May 2024
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Leigh C
Poole, UK17 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2024 • Family
Everyone thoroughly enjoyed it, didnt know what to expect but really pleased we did it. Staff were amazing snd really love what they do. Would definitely go again.
Written 11 May 2024
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Splug131
3 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2024 • Friends
Had a fun time doing this escape room, would recommend to everyone. There’s 7 puzzles based on the deadly sins you need to figure out. We had a good laugh figuring them out within the time limit.
Written 6 May 2024
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Brian Simpson
4 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2024 • Friends
Had a brilliant time, Heist and Serial Killer rooms, if it wasn't for the Game Master we would still be in there..very helpful when he could see we we're in deep trouble..
The clues are thought provoking and ingenious. We had a fun time.
Going to try the other rooms soon.
Written 1 May 2024
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Justin H
1 contribution
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2024 • Family
Went to the ‘From Beyond’ escape room with my wife and two sons of 14 and 17… had an awesome time, really great family fun, can’t wait to try another sometime soon! Highly recommend these experiences. Think we are becoming addicted……
Written 28 April 2024
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Dan O
4 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2024 • Business
We completed the 7 deadly sins theme room. And from the outset this was a much more immersive experience than I had experienced at other escape rooms.
We were a group of 6 and all of us really enjoyed it.
Very well staged, run and I would not hesitate to return.
Written 22 April 2024
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Archersbitch
2 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2024 • Friends
So good! Staff are amazing and really helpful before going into the room! Have done so many now with Elusions and have been pleased with them all. Would highly recommend them as so much thought is put into them and really do make you think. Worth a try. Have 1 more room to do which will be booked soon
Written 16 April 2024
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