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Balloons and Beyond

533 Edgewater Dr, Polk City, FL 33868-6704
+1 813-240-4844
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My First Hot Air Balloon Ride 🎈

I've been wanting to do this since I was a little kid! I finally did and was way more nervous than... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2016
April W
via mobile
First Hot Air Balloon Ride

Bob was a great host. He and his team made us feel like we were part of the team and community... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2016
Eric P
Mound, Minnesota
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Founded in 1998, Balloons and Beyond is backed with over 30 years of industry experience. Balloons and Beyond provides personalized hot air balloon rides.We fly 7 days a week in the Walt Disney World Resort area of Orlando as well as Kissimmee, Polk City, Auburndale, Lakeland, Winter Haven, Tampa, Haines City, Cypress Gardens & Sebring. Through our commitment, experience, and expertise, Balloons and Beyond has established a memorable relationship with our customers that will last a lifetime!
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11 Jul 2016
“My First Hot Air Balloon Ride 🎈”
26 Jun 2016
“First Hot Air Balloon Ride”
533 Edgewater Dr, Polk City, FL 33868-6704
+1 813-240-4844
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Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

I've been wanting to do this since I was a little kid! I finally did and was way more nervous than I anticipated, but YOLO!! Bob made the experience amazing!!! He let us enjoy it, showed us the area (over 4 miles and up to...More

Thank April W
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Bob was a great host. He and his team made us feel like we were part of the team and community. It was a great flight and a beautiful day. Afterwards, we heard about some of the history of ballooning and had champagne and Mimosas...More

Thank Eric P
Reviewed 5 September 2015

I highly recommend this ride. It was beyond my expectations and definitely will go again. The weather was indeed perfect and Bob and team made it fun and relaxing for an early morning venture. Both taking off and landing was smooth and enjoyable. The sight...More

Thank Ann S
Reviewed 20 June 2013

Our 1st Balloon ride. Weather was perfect that Sunday at 6am. Bob Carlton owner and Pilot Kurt and others were also very kind, good at what they do and helped make our 1st trip a wonderful memory! You can trust them to take care of...More

1  Thank Deborah H
Reviewed 10 June 2012

Enjoyed the flight especially the launch site!!! Beautiful ride!!! Bob and his team gave us "First Class" treatment. It was my husband & my 36th wedding anniversary!! Our song is "If you believe in Miracles". Bob and his team made a Miracle come true for...More

2  Thank NavyVeterans
Reviewed 28 May 2012

This was an outstanding experience!!! Even for the faint of heart. Our pilot Curt eased the anxiety of the birthday boy and one less item on the "Bucket List". The team of guys are very personable and comedic. A must do!!!!!!!!

3  Thank Bruce S
Reviewed 20 January 2012

I had a great time today. Bob was great we meet at the time he said and went to find the best place to take off. It was a great ride I will go back. Thanks again Bob and to the chase van Dave thanks...More

2  Thank Timothy G
Reviewed 16 January 2012

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our balloon ride! From set-up to landing this is a truly unique experience. The pilot and crew were extremely friendly and knowledgeable. We had spectacular views of the Tampa area with educational commentary about the area from our pilot....More

2  Thank EmilyB6
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