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Virgin Balloon Flights - Cheltenham

Evesham Road | Cheltenham Racecourse, Cheltenham GL50 4SH, England
+44 844 576 0230
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Wonderful flight

After several cancelations our flight took place at 8am this morning (6th Nov). It was a beautiful... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2017
JPJP33
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Gloucester, United Kingdom
Birthday flights!

Flew early on the morning of 25th July, myself and both daughters were celebrating birthdays! Our... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2017
desmep
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Cheltenham
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Elegant garden squares ringed by charming architecture make Cheltenham a delightful period piece high on any tourist's agenda. Based at the famous Cheltenham Racecourse, this launch site is perfectly placed for those eager to indulge in a real flight of fantasy.
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6 Nov 2017
“Wonderful flight”
25 Jul 2017
“Birthday flights!”
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Evesham Road | Cheltenham Racecourse, Cheltenham GL50 4SH, England
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

After several cancelations our flight took place at 8am this morning (6th Nov). It was a beautiful frosty morning with clear skies. Our pilot was Russell Collins who was superb throughout. We flew from the Race Course over Bishops Cleeve and reached Toddington where Russell...More

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Reviewed 25 July 2017

Flew early on the morning of 25th July, myself and both daughters were celebrating birthdays! Our pilot Russell and "Swanny" were totally amazing making the whole experience fabulous, thank you so much!More

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VirginBalloonFlights, Public Relations Manager at Virgin Balloon Flights - Cheltenham, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

Hello Desmep How wonderful that we were able to help the three of you celebrate your birthdays in such spectacular style! Great to hear you all had such a fantastic time. :-) Thank you so much for your kind compliments, which we will pass on...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2014

Was scares to death really don't like heights but it isn't as u expect the pilot explained everything clearly and it was the most amazing experience would love to do it again :)

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Reviewed 5 September 2013

My partner and I had been waiting for about a year for our flight with each time cancelled. We eventually got booked onto a morning flight in early September. After arriving we were greeted by our pilot, Russell Collins who explained the mornings activities. There...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2013

Well after nearly 20 months and 5 cancelled flight due to weather, we eventually managed to fly with Virgin Balloon Flights. We had always tried to book an evening flight and as mentioned our flight had been cancelled on 5 previous occasions which left us...More

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Rozydear
11 June 2017|
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Response from VirginBalloonFlights | Property representative |
Hi Rozydear The price of our flight vouchers varies depending on when you are able to fly. Our regional vouchers for morning flights, Monday to Friday start at £112 per person, while our most flexible regional vouchers that... More
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Josef123castro
24 August 2015|
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Response from VirginBalloonFlights | Property representative |
Hi there, No problem at all, if you contact our customer service team on +44 01952 212750 they'll be able to provide you a quote. We're open until 6pm this evening (GMT) Hope to see you in the sky soon. Many thanks... More
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