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Wine Country Balloons

397 Aviation Blvd, Sonoma, CA 95403-1040
+1 707-538-7359
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Extraordinary balloon experience!

It was my first time in a balloon, celebrating my 40th birthday, we were met with great enthusiasm... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bonny J
Alameda, California
via mobile
Amazing experience

This was a once in a life time ride. Perfect day and Captain Scott made it even better. Always... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2017
Lahaina, Hawaii
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Celebrating more than 35 years with the highest 5 star rating, this FAA PUC safety certified balloon ride service provides a spectacular way to view Lush Vineyards Redwood forests Mountain Ranges the Russian River and the Pacific Coast. Enjoy a full made-to-order champagne brunch with the pilot after your mornings excursion. Weddings, Private flights for two or large groups can be accommodated. Hotel Packages. Sonoma and Napa California.
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good6%
  • Average2%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
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“hot air balloon” (17 reviews)
“ground crew” (7 reviews)
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397 Aviation Blvd, Sonoma, CA 95403-1040
+1 707-538-7359

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was my first time in a balloon, celebrating my 40th birthday, we were met with great enthusiasm as we arrived at 5:30am in the morning, which is not an easy task in itself! First off from the customer service on the telephone I was...More

Thank Bonny J
Reviewed 28 November 2017

This was a once in a life time ride. Perfect day and Captain Scott made it even better. Always felt safe and had a wonderful dime drifting above beautiful vineyards and peeking into the backyards of beautiful homes. You've got to do this.

1  Thank davesmith65000
Reviewed 14 November 2017

My 83 year old Mother and I had a wonderful experience flying with Wine Country Balloons. From start to finish, the office staff, crew and pilot were all courteous, fun and very informative. Some of the negative reviews relating to cancellations are confusing to me....More

Reviewed 14 November 2017

My experience with Wine Country Balloons was very enjoyable from start to finish. I called their office to schedule a flight and the gentlemen whom answered gave me a wealth of information on the area and events happening around the dates we had chosen. We...More

Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

On a girls trip to California and the Wine Country, my 3 girlfriends and I decided to cross Hot Air Balloon Ride off of our Bucket List. It was a great adventure. The view was spectacular over the Sonoma Valley. Although landing in a cow...More

Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

at first I had tried calling a week prior to arriving in california and also throughout that week and no one had answered or returned my messages. however, when I finally was able to get a hold and book a tour, the pilots and crew...More

Thank meyers6038
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Customer service at it's absolute worst. Originally had planned to purchase their Groupon, but was asked by their employee to order through them so they weren't charged the fee from Groupon. I said sure! I thought I was helping out a local business. BIG mistake...More

2  Thank Ashley T
balloontours, Manager at Wine Country Balloons, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2017

Ashley decided to pre-pay for a Non Refundable Flight Voucher so that she could save $25 and agreed that she would make herself available to fly during a six month timeframe. Had she reserved at the normal price there would have been no charge if...More

Reviewed 24 June 2017

We had gone with family and friends early morning and had fun in watching different balloons in colorful shapes .We could observe preparation of balloons,filling the hot air(propane gas I suppose) and finally flying in air.Children enjoyed the sight.Being week end ,finding place for car...More

Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend was on a roadtrip which started in San Francisco. We decided 2 days in advance to drive up to Santa Rosa to fly hot air balloon. I emailed and talked on the phone with friendly and helpfull staff who booked us...More

Reviewed 5 June 2017

The pilot and crew were efficient and safe but we flew their usual route which started by the freeway and followed it for a while until we flew over a sewage treatment plant, the Santa Rosa suburbs, the high school, and then landed at the...More

9  Thank bowgy
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