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Aerosaurus Balloons

The Hartnoll Hotel | Bolham, Tiverton EX5 2EE, England
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USD 178.17*
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Hot Air Balloon Champagne Flight from South Devon
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USD 178.17*
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Hot Air Balloon Champagne Sunrise or Sunset Flight from Tiverton
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USD 178.17*
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1-hour Sunrise or Sunset Hot Air Balloon Ride from Exeter
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Aerosaurus Balloons is a family-run company offering champagne hot air balloon flights throughout the South West of England. As the largest hot air balloon flight operator in the Westcountry, we have over 25 years’ experience and have flown more than 70,000 passengers over some of the most beautiful and spectacular landscapes in the UK including Dartmoor, Bodmin Moor, The Blackdown Hills, The Quantocks, Stonehenge and the Jurassic Coast.
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“ground crew” (8 reviews)
“great flight” (5 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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The Hartnoll Hotel | Bolham, Tiverton EX5 2EE, England
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"ground crew"
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"balloon flight"
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"great flight"
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"amazing experience"
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"glass of champagne"
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"birthday gift"
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"flight was cancelled"
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"great fun"
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"meeting point"
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"dorset countryside"
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"fantastic weather"
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Reviewed 26 October 2017

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

Flight was from Tiverton on the 8th October 2017. One of the best experiences i've had. The pilot and ground crew were absolutely brilliant, funny, professional, friendly and made the experience that extra special. From inflating to packing away and then a drink at the...More

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JoBallloons, Manager at Aerosaurus Balloons, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Thank you so much for your brilliant review, we are really pleased that you enjoyed your flight and your feedback about the Pilot and Crew is fantastic. We hope to see you in the skies again soon!

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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Great from start to finish. Arthur the pilot was fantastic, great humour and made you feel safe. Saw 2 buzzards from above, which was a first for me. Getting involved with setting up and packing up was good as well. So lovely and quiet a...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

This was bought by family for me as a birthday gift. Lucky enough to fly at first attempt in fantastic weather. Very efficient and friendly automated phone call to check flight weather the night before. Friendly competent pilot and support crew.

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Reviewed 30 August 2017

Just wanted to write a review say thank you so much for our balloon experience, we thoroughly enjoyed the whole morning from start to finish, My husband thought it was great helping inflate the balloon (I took lots of photos of him actually working hard)!...More

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Reviewed 26 August 2017

This was the second attempt at a flight - the previous one was cancelled at the last minute as we waited in a field by the ballon due to sudden adverse wind conditions. But the second attempt went off without a hitch and it was...More

1  Thank Ian M
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Reviewed 31 July 2017

This has to be one of the most memorable things I have ever done. From the very start helping to prepare the Balloon for flight to the flight itself, the whole experience was fantastic. Please remember that this is totally weather dependant so you may...More

1  Thank Michael H
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JoBallloons, Manager at Aerosaurus Balloons, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

Thank you very much for your great review, we are really pleased that you enjoyed your flight with us and we hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

I'm reviewing this and highly recommending this as a couple who have never ever flown -even on an aeroplane. Myself being terrified of heights encountered this experince simply because my son gave me a voucher for a gift for a champagne balloon flight for 2....More

Thank 220anon
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JoBallloons, Manager at Aerosaurus Balloons, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Thank you very much for your wonderful review - we are really pleased that you enjoyed your flight and that your fear of heights didn't stop you from going! We hope to see you in the air again soon!

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Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Customer service over the phone when booking was brilliant, very helpful friendly lady booked us onto a flight for my boyfriends birthday. When booking I ordered the gift box with balloon, cap and tickets however this arrived with no cap and the wrong age on...More

Thank Lucy C
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JoBallloons, Manager at Aerosaurus Balloons, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2017

Thank you very much for your great review, we are really pleased that you both enjoyed the flight! We are sorry to hear that the crew on the day were not as welcoming as they should be, we will be looking into this and will...More

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Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

We had a fabulous flight even though it was cloudy....the experience is about the flying and not the weather! Our landing was a bit bumpy and the basket ended on its' side...but that made it even more fun! Everyone was laughing! The crew were very...More

Thank Tania V
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24 June 2016|
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Response from JoBallloons | Property representative |
Our flights cost £140 per person for our Anytime Voucher which is valid for weekends and includes about an hour's flight but the whole experience will last 3-4 hours with setting up the balloon, the flight itself, packing... More
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Karen_English_72
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Response from ball00nist | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. We do not have a wheel chair accessible basket but we do have one with seats in the Bristol, Bath and South Wales areas which is suitable for people with limited mobility. Please call us on... More
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