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Virgin Balloon Flights - Harrogate

| Ripley Castle, Ripley HG3 3EA, England
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TOTALLY DISGUSTED ! AND LET DOWN !

I write this review for the actual Virgin Balloon Experience, and not the location. For MONTHS I... read more

Reviewed 30 January 2018
NORRIE3699
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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
Wow amazing

A really well organised excellent balloon flight. We were lucky enough to get a cancellation and... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2016
Mark D
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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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30 Jan 2018
“TOTALLY DISGUSTED ! AND LET DOWN !”
26 Sep 2016
“Wow amazing”
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Ripley castle is a perfect setting for a balloon flight allowing passengers to admire the beautiful lakes, waterfall and the walled garden. With the wind as your guide, you may see Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal, Knaresborough Castle, Ripon...more
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| Ripley Castle, Ripley HG3 3EA, England
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

I write this review for the actual Virgin Balloon Experience, and not the location. For MONTHS I tried to get just 1 ! date for a very special balloon ride. I planned on proposing to my wife. I tried expanding my locations to actually gain...More

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VirginBalloonFlights, Public Relations Manager at Virgin Balloon Flights - Harrogate, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2018

Hello Norrie3699 We’re sorry and disappointed to hear you feel let down by our service, as that is the last thing we want for our customers. Hot air ballooning is a fully weather dependent activity, which is something made clear across our sales information and...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2016

A really well organised excellent balloon flight. We were lucky enough to get a cancellation and booked about three weeks in advance. Virgin sent through confirmation email and number to call the night before the flight. Turned up on the morning, helped set up and...More

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Reviewed 4 June 2015

Our son kindly bought us vouchers to fly from Ripley. It was touch and go on the day we chose due to the weather as to whether we would fly that evening so i rang the number given and received the message that it might...More

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johncharles2015
14 April 2018|
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Response from VirginBalloonFlights | Property representative |
Hi John Thanks for your message. Our north east regional flight vouchers (which can be used for all of our launch sites across the north east) start from £117 per person, while our national flight vouchers (that can be used... More
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