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Virgin Balloon Flights - Rutland Water

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“rebecca”(3 reviews)
“lara”(2 reviews)
Appreciate the beauty of the East Midlands on your flight as you take in the views over nearby Loughborough and Peterborough. Flyers can expect to have good views over Charnwood Forest and the splendid Great Hall of Oakham Castle. A perfect setting...more
Lyndon Road, Oakham LE15 8RN, England
+44 844 576 7533
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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

This was our third attempt at a flight. The previous two had been cancelled for safety reasons. Although frustrating, better safe than sorry. This time however, conditions were perfect as was the flight. Rebecca, our pilot, is a legend. My girls compared her to Lara...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Had the most amazing experience today. It’s hard to get on to the flight but if you persevere, you absolutely will not be disappointed. It was a beautiful view and a good talking point in the future! I would definitely go again and couldn’t ask...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Third time lucky, finally got the right weather for the balloon trip after a couple of failed attempts. Had a great trip up - Rebecca the pilot was fantastic and knows her balloons!! It was a group effort to set up and pack up the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jenny B
Reviewed 21 May 2018

What a fantastic experience. Wonderful weather and beautiful Rutland countryside made for an unforgettable flight. Pilot and ground crew, very professional, informative and entertaining too boot. another tick on the bucket list and one not to be forgotten. Thank you

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

What an amazing experience and a first for me! Despite the cold and grey skies the views were amazing and absolutely breathtaking and helping unpack the balloon and watching it inflate was an eye opener and I couldn't believe how huge it was😳We then helped...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Tracey L
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

We chose to fly over Rutland Water for its beautiful views. Our flight had several cancellations due to poor weather, which is understandable. We were then due to fly on Sunday of the August bank holiday weekend. Conditions were murky with a little bit of...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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