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Orlando Balloon Rides

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Take off on a 3 to 4 hour fun-filled balloon adventure, leaving one hour before sunrise. Enjoy a tranquil hour floating above the sights and attractions of the Orlando area. Flights leave from our many locations in the WALT DISNEY WORLD Resort area...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
44294 Highway 27, Orlando, FL 33897-4504
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Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

Been wanting to take a balloon ride for years so was very excited for it. Our pilot Jeff was amazing and so funny. He made the flight excellent. It was so cool. We did have to land in a cow field and had to wait...More

Thank Janet V
VegasBalloonRides, Manager at Orlando Balloon Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2018

Hi Janet, thanks for the lovely review! We're glad your staff provided much joy and comfort to your hot air balloon ride. We hope you have memories to last a lifetime! Again, we thank you!

Reviewed 10 June 2018

After 3 attempts the last day of my trip was a go!!! Beautiful morning everything was perfect. Smooth ride smooth landing. I could have floated for hours. The crew was alot of fun. The captain was amazing [british accent] can"t remember his name but you...More

1  Thank BETH124
VegasBalloonRides, Manager at Orlando Balloon Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Thank you for choosing to fly with Orlando Balloon Rides! We're glad you enjoyed the flight and everything the event entails such as helping us to inflate and deflate the balloon. We love when guests are excited to get involved! In regards to the amount...More

Reviewed 5 June 2018

After 3 unsuccessful tries to get the balloon ride accomplished the 4rth time was the charm ( all were delayed due to weather conditions not perfect) As required this time - the weather was perfect. Our balloonist Jeff was accomplished and fun! Everything about this...More

1  Thank Ahlright
VegasBalloonRides, Manager at Orlando Balloon Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2018

Thank you for staying with us. We are soo happy that your hot air balloon ride was everything you hoped for and more! What a great birthday gift! Thanks for joining us on a bucket list item!

Reviewed 28 May 2018

Fantastic service and friendly staff.I would not hesitate to use again. We was booked on Tuesday morning which meat waking up at 4am!! We was driven to the launch site, but due to a change in the wind speed, the trip was cancelled. Whilst highly...More

1  Thank WayneC1196
VegasBalloonRides, Manager at Orlando Balloon Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Wayne, thank you for the 5 Star review! We appreciate the fact you acknowledged and understood our reasoning for cancelling your first flight due to weather. We will never put our passengers in danger. We're glad you were able to quickly reschedule and have a...More

Reviewed 4 May 2018

When was the last time you rode in a hot air balloon? Chances are, never. May I recommend that you put it on your bucket list - I'm glad I checked that item on my list. The fare is a little pricey, but I felt...More

2  Thank Cyreese
VegasBalloonRides, Manager at Orlando Balloon Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2018

What an awesome review! We greatly appreciate the amount of detail and feedback you provided. We're happy to learn that your flight was smooth sailing, filled with laughs and ending with a traditional mimosa toast! Again, thank you for joining us for a flight and...More

Reviewed 30 April 2018

This was a bucket list item for me and it was well worth the early time slot and the money. Crew was awesome and every effort is made for passenger safety. My only negative was climbing in and out of the basket - both my...More

1  Thank DonnaB4156
VegasBalloonRides, Manager at Orlando Balloon Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2018

Hi Donna, we're so thrilled to learn that we could help cross an item off your bucket list. Our main concern is passenger safety, so your comments do not surprise us at all. Again, thank you for waking up early to join us for a...More

Reviewed 21 April 2018

Great way to spend the morning! Captain Grant was fantastic and it was beautiful to quietly glide over the Florida forests, fields, and grasslands at dawn. This was a surprise for my wife on her birthday and she is ready to go back... highly recommend!More

Thank Jim D
VegasBalloonRides, Manager at Orlando Balloon Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Hi Jim, we totally agree. We can't think of a better way to start a morning! Maybe that's why Captain Grant and the crew are always in a wonderful mood! We loved learning about your flight and happy to help surprise your wife for a...More

Reviewed 15 March 2018

Always like to do something a bit special while on holiday and I really enjoyed a flight with Orlando balloon rides in Kissimee. The balloon is capable of holding 14 passengers, and must be flown at sunrise or early morning due to air pressures. This...More

2  Thank bansema777
VegasBalloonRides, Manager at Orlando Balloon Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

What a lovely review. We greatly appreciate your feedback and understanding our safety protocol. We always say, we would rather keep our guests safe on the ground than up in the air in danger. We're glad to learn about your flight experience. Thank you for...More

Reviewed 23 February 2018

Everything about this experience was fantastic. Starting from my initial phone call! I spoke to Denise and she was wonderful and patient and worked with me as I tried to figure out my schedule and payment. The morning of our balloon ride, my friend and...More

Thank amyjosephine27
VegasBalloonRides, Manager at Orlando Balloon Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2018

We really enjoyed learning about your balloon ride experience! Not to mention how valuable it will be for future riders and for that we thank you! We're glad to have given you the experience of your life and look forward to flying with you again!

Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

The ride was nice. Passengers and the pilot were an amusing bunch. I had an argument with them at first for a ride I couldn’t attend but they rectified that. My only disappointment is that the balloon did not go high enough. I though they...More

Thank obtrunco
VegasBalloonRides, Manager at Orlando Balloon Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2018

Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review! You are correct. Every flight is different in terms of the height and direction of our balloons. We go where the wind takes us and have to be careful of surrounding landmarks. Overall, we're happy...More

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25 August 2018|
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Response from Noel K | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but if you have travel insurance I would suggest you check out the T's & Pc's to see if you are covered
5 August 2018|
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Response from kam0ep | Reviewed this property |
Either a refund or reschedule for another day. That was my understanding as we had to find a dry area to launch cause it rained heavily the previous few days. Pray for good weather and all the best.
Rosi D
15 March 2017|
Response from Orlando_Balloons | Property representative |
Hi! As we do not fly high enough for a change in temperature, you will just need to dress for the temperature of the day. You will, however, be outside for about 3 hours, so we recommend you dress as if you were to go for a... More