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Flew from Ashton Court Bristol but unsure if flight crew are different as I cannot find Bristol... read more

Reviewed August 3, 2018
Gar C
via mobile
Brilliant Experience

Cant recommend this enough. The weather helped of course. Early start but worth it. Directions... read more

Reviewed July 30, 2018
Romford, United Kingdom
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A Hot Air Balloon over Bath with let you experience the breathtaking city like never before including Roman remains and historic buildings for picturesque views that will stay with you forever. The wind might take you to Stonehenge or Salisbury...more
| Bath City Centre, Royal Victoria Park, Bath BA1 2LZ, England
+44 844 576 7531
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Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

Flew from Ashton Court Bristol but unsure if flight crew are different as I cannot find Bristol flights on Trip-advisor, Flew with Mark and must say what a gent, The whole team are very approachable and an absolute credit to the company, They are all...More

Thank Gar C
VirginBalloonFlights, Public Relations Manager at Virgin Balloon Flights - Bath, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good morning, Sorry for our late reply to you but thank you for your kind feedback. We are so happy you had such a lovely flight experience with Mark from our Bristol site! Kind regards, The Virgin Balloon Flights Team

Reviewed July 30, 2018

Cant recommend this enough. The weather helped of course. Early start but worth it. Directions worked perfectly to alternative take off site. Staff were good with meet, greet and safety advice. Our pilot Mark 'Nobby' Simmons was a truly great host. very enthusiastic, knowledgeable and...More

Thank raynjak
Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

The flight was wonderful, we felt involved in the whole experience from start to finish as well helped to inflate the balloon and also put it away. Luckily we picked a clear day and the views were spectacular, you could see for miles! The pilot...More

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Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

Finally got to do our 'Hot Air Balloon' flight after the previous 4 bookings got cancelled due bad weather conditions. The whole experience was 'simply amazing' and exceeded our expectations. Another tick on the bucket list.

Thank Ahmedk1
Reviewed May 8, 2018

Booked a balloon flight as a joint birthday treat in feb 2018 and managed to do it at the first time of asking on Sat 5/5 2018. What an amazing ride with Mark Simmons and his crew. Weather was perfect, flew from second site at...More

Thank Julie J
Reviewed April 19, 2018

Having had several flights cancelled due to the weather we managed to choose the best day of the year yesterday. Friendly staff, Nobby the pilot was brilliant and explained everything perfectly. Lovely views over Bath and surrounding area. Very peaceful whilst in the air it...More

Thank teena999
Reviewed August 30, 2017 via mobile

Really fun experience - and great pilot / ground crew too. We had an early morning start, got to help with the inflation, about 1hr in the air, travelling about 6miles at 2000 ft, then landed in a harvested wheat field. Helped pack up the...More

Thank Jonesthesteam123
Reviewed April 26, 2017 via mobile

Staff are lovely. Our pilot was called Gavin, he is friendly but firm in his introduction in delivering the safety information, before our Balloon flight. We were all hands in extending and inflating the balloon and then packing it up after. We had some laughs...More

Thank MTBC1962
VirginBalloonFlights, Public Relations Manager at Virgin Balloon Flights - Bath, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2017

Hello there Thank you for taking the time to leave us such a great review of your flight and we're so pleased you had such a wonderful time. Kind Regards The Virgin Balloon Flights Team

Reviewed September 25, 2016

We had a great morning flight, it was so calm and peaceful up in the clouds. Would recommend this to anyone.

Thank Ian F
Reviewed October 26, 2015

This was a birthday gift and after one cancellation due to weather I had a fantastic evening flight with pilot Nobby with clear blue skies and a gentle breeze. The balloon was full and everyone was friendly and appeared to enjoy the occasion as much...More

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Sarah P
September 4, 2018|
Response from VirginBalloonFlights | Property representative |
Hi Sarah You're correct, the park is quite large! Here's the meeting point details from the Bath launch site page on our website, as they're quite detailed. But do give us a call if you need any more info on 01952 212750... More
October 4, 2017|
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Response from VirginBalloonFlights | Property representative |
Hi Roddy Oops, sounds like the email with the link to your photos has been lost to the ether somehow! If you drop us a quick call on 01952 212750 with your flight details, one of the team here will pass them on to our pilot... More