ESCAPE ROOM REVIEW – THE QUICK AND DIRTY
Play if… you enjoy checking into hotel rooms… especially if there’s a chance it is HAUNTED
Avoid if… you startle easily.
Escape Room Herndon:
Address: 404 Elden St, Herndon, VA 20170 (click address for Google Map)
Contact and Website: 571-306-2279
Room – The Mystery of Room 213:
Description (from the company website): You’re a team of paranormal investigators who have been requested by a hotel owner to investigate strange happenings inside the mysterious room 213. As soon as you enter the room you can sense that something else is going on. Before you can ask, your host has quickly left the room. As you hear the door lock, you realize you’ve been trapped. Can your team uncover the Mystery of Room 213?
Difficulty (1-10): 6/10 and not recommended for children under 13
Time Limit: 60 minutes
Party Size: 4-6
Staging Area: A pretty large lobby with a few bar tables and chairs, and a lounge with couches and chairs and tables.
Metro Access/Parking: It’s in Herndon so you’re better off driving.
This is the video we took before we entered the room:
This is the video we took just after we completed the room:
Description of the room: You enter a hotel room that is supposedly haunted… where the occupants end up missing.
Understanding of the Mission: Pretty simple… figure out if the room is truly haunted and what happened to the former guests.
Did We Escape: Yes
Time Remaining: 3 minutes
Our Suggested Party Size: 6 was pretty good
Did the room challenge the entire team? Yes
Members of our team (other than the ERG): Heather and Steph D., plus 2 random people (not pictured)
Worth the time and money? Hell, yes! (Anything that can scare Jason into jumping is definitely worth doing LOL)
Where to Eat/Drink Before/After:
- Not Your Average Joe’s – casual bar cuisine