EXIT 4 Escape Room

Exit 4 Escape Rooms Franchise

When Exit 4 opened in 2016 there were only about 900 escape rooms in the US, while today there are 2,250, an increase of 250%.

EXIT Escape Room Franchise Overview

Exit 4 Private Escape Rooms is a refreshing, upscale concept in the rapidly expanding interactive entertainment space. We produce immersive, 60 minute puzzle adventurers with one goal in mind:


In 2016, New Jersey was introduced to the hottest new form of entertainment: escape rooms! As one of the first to market, Exit 4 had overnight success and in a short amount of time, opened a second location and expanded the footprint of the first.

It was that immediate success and consistent customer satisfaction that motivated Exit 4 to franchise the brand and pursue expansion.

Exit 4 Escape Rooms Franchise

Exit 4 sits in a great position in the franchise market with a strong operating model in place and a strong differentiation from the rest of the games businesses in the franchise marketplace. In addition, Exit 4 is the high-performing exception within a very lucrative and growing industry.

Exit 4 achieves a very strong return on investment in comparison to the rest of the games industry, and the franchise industry in general. With the implementation of a structured and systemized business model, the growth achieved by Exit 4 in several markets across the U.S. has been significant and impressive.


  • In the Space of Interactive Entertainment, growing space, GONE ARE THE TIMES OF A DINNER & MOVIE, PEOPLE NOW WANT TO BE A PART OF THE ACTION!
  • In 2016 there were ONLY 900 escape rooms (17,500 movie theaters). Today, there are 2,250 escape rooms and just (7,500 movie theaters).
  • FUN factor with the opportunity to be profitable by end of year one.
  • Investment cost is $230K (sweet spot) which is low for this model- NO 3rd Party Used,
    rooms are built/equipped in house
  • Not an over complicated sales process
  • Owners are awesome, strong success of 2 parent locations for the past several years, very engaged in their franchise model and great support.
  • We sold our first franchise in early 2021. We currently have 8 open and 7 in development in January 2024.

Exit 4 Escape Rooms Franchise



  • Affordable Start-Up Cost – Start smart and invest in a franchise that won’t break the bank.
  • Strong Return On Investment – Either as an active proprietor or a semi-passive owner, our margins make for a brisk ROI.
  • Incredible Growth Potential – A bold new concept in experiential entertainment for a brand new world.


We’re with our franchisees every step of the way. 

  • Location Selection – We’ll be scouting locations right along side you while using our proven location selection criteria.
  • Leasing and Zoning Expertise – Negotiating leases and navigating local zoning laws can make or break a business. Fortunately, you’ll have plenty of help from Exit 4.
  • Construction – While we build your rooms off-site, we’ll be making sure everything is going to plan on-site. From permits, to architecture, to contractors, we’ve got your back.
  • Staffing and Training – Knowing who to hire and how to train them is crucial to the success of any business. We have all the tools you need to find the right people to join your Exit 4 family.


  • This is a model that really can be for anyone financially qualified. We do have third-party resources for financing.
  • SEMI-ABSENTEE WORKS and is a true option!
  • Anyone looking to own what can be a family business, where they can involve their children and other family members
  • A minded person that needs to make $100K plus and can understand this should be a 6-figure net profit after year one- and the busy times are Thursday evening through Sunday
  • A prospect looking to get involved in their community and employee minimal employees

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