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Virgin Balloon Flights - Coventry, Coombe Country Park

Coombe Country Park Brinklow Road | Binley Woods, The Visitor Centre Coombe Country Park, Coventry CV3 2AB, England
+44 1952 212750
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Superb from start to finish

We flew from Hanging Houghton on an October afternoon. It was great helping to assemble the... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2017
Elec_rep
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Leicester, United Kingdom
Amazing experience

Went from Stanford Hall, what amazing views. the kids loved helping the crew unfolding the balloon... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2016
janeth15
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cheshire
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Offering a truly amazing experience Coombe Abbey Country Park is a truly magnificent experience. Your hot air balloon may travel over Coventry, a city made up of medieval monuments and modern landmarks including a glimpse of Millenium Place, the flight over Warickshire is probably at its finest when viewed from the air.
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Coombe Country Park Brinklow Road | Binley Woods, The Visitor Centre Coombe Country Park, Coventry CV3 2AB, England
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

We flew from Hanging Houghton on an October afternoon. It was great helping to assemble the balloon, and we were soon underway. The cloud was fairly low, and occasionally we drifted through it-this in my opinion really enhanced the trip. Pete the pilot was amazing...More

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Reviewed 27 October 2016

Went from Stanford Hall, what amazing views. the kids loved helping the crew unfolding the balloon and everyone got involved with the inflation. Peter Philpott the pilot was a great guy very informative he even managed to make the landing great fun. Thanks to Peter...More

Thank janeth15
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

A very good experience it was better because of the sense of humour of Peter and his team.Its hand on helping launching and packing the balloon away which we enjoyed. Well done I would recommend Paul and Yvonne

Thank Paul O
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Fabulous evening with nice people sharing the balloon experience, and Pete the pilot. Had a fantastic flight for almost an hour. Landed in farmer Gilbert's field. He joined us with his son Heath, whilst we were packing away the balloon. (All part of the experience)....More

Thank Carole J
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Had an amazing experience with pilot Pete Philpot. Should have flown from Coombe, but location was changed to Stanford Hall and it was brilliant. Glorious sunny day, beautiful scenery and fantastic company. Flew for about an hour over Leicestershire, and saw all sorts. Packing the...More

Thank JessicaJones79
Reviewed 15 September 2015

After waiting over a year with 4 cancellations due to bad weather ,my husband and I finally were able to take our flight! We were due to fly from Coombe Abbey but because of various problems it was changed to the back up site Stanford...More

1  Thank Yankinbritain
Reviewed 1 June 2015

Hi Booked for Coventry but was transferred to Stamford Hall ,Leic. Due to Weather. But the best place to go for a balloon flight. Well worth doing.Lovely landing by the Pilot ,Steve I think thats his name. Great helping to pack away,. No need to...More

1  Thank Rogerbar1
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