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Level 1 Escape

517 16 Ave NE, Calgary, Alberta T2E 1K5, Canada
+1 403-879-4617
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A great way to escape

Been here a few times, done The Vault, The Inside job, and Test Subjects. High production values... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
Calgary, Canada
Super Fun and Challenging

My 1st time in an escape room and definitely not my last. Didn't know what to expect but I had... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2017
Mealine W
Calgary, Canada
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Our Virtual Reality Arcade is the First of its kinda in Canada, where you can experience the newest form of entertainment. Utilizing the power of the Top of the Line PC Equipement, we deliver relentless performance at the power of your fingertips. Experience worlds like no other before, Virtual Reality brings immersive worlds for you in the palm of your hands. Our Escape Room is a type of physical and intellectual adventure game in which a team of players are locked in a room and have to use elements of the room to solve a series of puzzles, find clues, and escape the room within a set time limit. Game Masters are introduced to direct the flow of the game play throughout to add a hint of drama and boldness to the story.
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  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Hours Today: 4:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
517 16 Ave NE, Calgary, Alberta T2E 1K5, Canada
+1 403-879-4617
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

Been here a few times, done The Vault, The Inside job, and Test Subjects. High production values, friendly staff. Lots of kinds of puzzles and they make us think outside the the box. Highly recommend

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Reviewed 15 July 2017

My 1st time in an escape room and definitely not my last. Didn't know what to expect but I had some seasoned escapees with me and once I caught on it was a blast. We chose the horror room, The Haunting of Apt. 103 which...More

Thank Mealine W
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Decided to come back for some team building because I had fun with friends in the past. So many more improvements since the last time! Love the hint system and that not every room is lock focused. Had an amazing time and everyone wants to...More

Thank Chantelle C
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

We did the Rise of Ra and loved it. All the electronics worked perfectly and it was unique in the fact that there were no locks in the room. The staff was super friendly. Can't wait to go back and do the rest of the...More

Thank Koala247
Reviewed 24 May 2017

The staff were really friendly and helpful, even though we called for a bunch of hints (this was our first time in an escape room). I would highly recommend the room Apartment 103 if you are into horror movie type stuff. It was the perfect...More

Thank KorinnB
Reviewed 20 May 2017

We rented two rooms and were constantly calling for help. Either the audio didn't work or would only work in one room. Multiplayer games froze and needed to be reset. I complained at the end of our session and was told that they are glitchy....More

Thank Kim C
level1escape, Manager at Level 1 Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Hi Kim, I apologize for the difficulties you experienced during your visit, as with all technology our VR Arcade is susceptible to technical issues, and we try our best to resolve them promptly. It is regrettable that this was not addressed sooner, but we are...More

Reviewed 31 March 2017

The staff were very friendly and helpful (even though we were a bit late). The room (apartment 103) was so well done and staged, completely immersive atmosphere. One of the scariest escape rooms I have been to. Would definitely recommend for a fun time or...More

Thank iratze23
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

We've done all the rooms from test subject to 911 since last year to this month, we enjoyed every single one of them! Gear rooms and staff were very nice. Can't wait for new ones to come!

Thank travelbud23
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This is all around an amazing time, I have tried all four rooms and the VR room now. I have always had great service and its always a blast. Doesn't matter the group you go with the rooms have something for everyone! My last time...More

Thank Cody H
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Excellent escape room fun. Went with my bf & 2 nieces (in their early 20's). We didn't make it out on time but we had a lot of fun & would definitely do this again. This is good for family, friends & couples.

Thank Jaime B
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Haunting of apartment 103