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Hot Air Balloon Gold Coast

Opens in 10 min: 3:30 am - 5:30 am, 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Open today: 3:30 am - 5:30 am, 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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  • Excellent77%
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  • Average1%
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“launch site”(17 reviews)
“balloon ride”(18 reviews)
Hot Air Balloon and Vineyard breakfast, 100% refundable and flexible tickets, no fees on AMEX or Diners, pay cash on day, please ask us any questions via our online chat about ballooning here, we’re a local family business that can advise on which...more
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Hours Today: 3:30 am - 5:30 am, 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
23 Ferny Ave, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
+61 1300 766 887
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 23 April 2018

Must do this activity and you can check the rates from local vendors around surfers paradise and plan this activity. This activity starts around 3-4am in the morning, you will be picked from hotel and various other guests will be picked and will be taken...More

4  Thank SaurabhA495
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 25 November 2012

I took this activity for my big family hoping to get three major benefits. 1. to see the sunrise as mentioned in their website, 2. to see d beautiful scenery from high above n 3. To get a free photo. We did not get any...More

9  Thank srisha_11
Stainless202, Owner at Hot Air Balloon Gold Coast, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2013

Very sorry to hear you didn't enjoy your experience with as as you should have Shrisha and my apologies if it wasnt everything you had expected. As you can see from our other reviews here on TA generally people love the Scenery, really enjoy the...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Loved our experience! We were greeted right on time outside our hotel and so lucky with the most ideal conditions for our flight. Ben our pilot, was so informative and passionate - even better experience with someone who loves what he does. We travelled for...More

Thank lisa15502
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The early start is brutal but worth it. The bus seemed nice and new but the journey to the launch site wasn't the best - really bumpy (I was sat at the back) so no sleeping. I'm sure this is the roads rather than the...More

Thank Kai2k
Reviewed 12 October 2018

The tour started with a friendly welcoming of our driver Josh. My friend and I were both first time experiencing hot air balloon and were very excited. We probably rode the van for an hour until we arrived at the riding spot. We were instructed...More

Thank Surfing C
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Thanks to my young son my dream of Hot Air Ballooning got accomplished. What a nerve chilling way to start your day love hot air baloon ride in Gold Coast Australia country side. Started from hotel at 4 AM & reached the fields for ride...More

Thank abhaySinghRathore
Reviewed 28 August 2018

From our hotel they picked us.We were 9 persons ,ladies ,gents above 60 years age. they told us the travel time shall be 1 hour 10 minutes. After this time they stopped at toilets. further journey was of 15 min . we saw open ground...More

Thank mangeshtilve
Reviewed 4 August 2018

An all round great experience, very friendly staff who looked like they enjoyed their job. Also breakfast was Gluten Free friendly.

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Highlights: - Pick up locations are variable and pick ups were timely - Friendly staff especially Josh (out driver) and Frank (out pilot) - Informative and educational about ballooning and it's history - Incredible views over the Beaudesert Valley even if they were hindered by...More

Thank Cosmopolitan639943
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

Professional pilot who made us feel very safe, friendly and funny staff, beautiful landscapes at dawn and in the morning, followed by a hearty champagne breakfast

Thank rheza_a
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

We were picked up from our hotel front, were welcomed by a very friendly and jovial driver. He shared many informations along the way as he fetched other passengers. We had a 1 hour balloon flight planned. However due to weather conditions we were only...More

Thank kova9308466
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Drove around for 3.5hrs but no second flight - make sure you request the first flight of the day!! Felt very sorry for the poor driver who had to give us the bad news and take the brunt of the complaints:(

Thank Roz N
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6 November 2018|
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Response from abhaySinghRathore | Reviewed this property |
Don't worry about the weight, the gandola carrying passengers can usually accommodate ten to twelve people. So your captain would adjust the No. Of passenger's
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25 October 2017|
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Response from Jamie L | Reviewed this property |
It was about waste height for me and I am 6ft 1 inch.