Customer Testimonials

Awesome people play the Houdini Escape room. Here are some of the great things they’ve said about us.

“If you like a little bit of history with your puzzling The Great Houdini Escape Room is a magic act you don’t want to miss.” – Escape Authority

“Opened in 2015, this game (along with its sequel) are not just in the best of the San Francisco Bay Area but also all of North America.” – Escape Room Tips

The Great Houdini Escape Room has a stellar reputation. Prior to visiting, many people whom I hold in high regard have described this game as their favorite. I had high expectations and was not disappointed.” – Room Escape Artist

“[The Great Houdini Escape Room and The Roosevelt Escape Room] are by far the best one I have done in my 50+ escape rooms across the United States and Europe, so this wins my “best in North America” rating. Every single one of my friends who has also done this agrees with me on the exceptional quality of these room.

These are so good that, for any escape room fanatic based in North America, I would recommend organizing a special journey to San Francisco just to do this.” – William C. on Quora

Hands down the BEST escape room ever!! — Trip Advisor review, August 2015

I have done several escape rooms now in San Francisco, New York City, Atlanta, and Pittsburgh. Houdini was the best…

Posted by Larry Fine on Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Seriously one of the best experiences of my life! It felt so good to be challenged and to do one of those things we…

Posted by Tiffany McFarland on Friday, July 3, 2015

This was our first escape room experience for my husband’s birthday and it was AWESOME! Everyone had a great time and…

Posted by Tabitha Middendorf on Sunday, September 27, 2015

The Houdini Escape Room is by far the best escape room I have done. The puzzles were all well thought out and much more…

Posted by Li Yau on Thursday, August 6, 2015


This is the 11th room escape game I’ve tried (I’ve done two more since), and in a market with lots of strong competitors, the Houdini room still remains the most thoughtfully designed and executed room I’ve attempted…see more

We (2 adults) took 8 teens to celebrate our son’s 15th birthday. We could almost see those braincells clicking, saw the kids change from cool to organized, leadership roles developed…see more


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