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Excellent flight, beautiful evening and memories An absolute pleasure. All of the staff were... read more

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A most amazing experience. Would absolutely recommend this activity and company to anyone. Perfect... read more

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Kent Ballooning operates premium champagne hot air balloon flights & rides in Kent. As a local, family run business we still believe that quality of service is of the utmost importance, as is value for money. With Flight Voucher prices starting from...more
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Lyndhurst School Road, Ashford CT21 4QB, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Excellent flight, beautiful evening and memories An absolute pleasure. All of the staff were 5* Michael put us all at ease, and gave us an excellent commentary. Would recommend to anybody.More

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MichaelSpice, Pilot at Kent Ballooning, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi s20bfr Thanks for taking the time to review your experience with Kent Ballooning and we're glad you took away some great memories. I'll pass on your Five Star rating to our crew - they like it when they get a mention on Trip Advisor!...More

Reviewed yesterday

A most amazing experience. Would absolutely recommend this activity and company to anyone. Perfect conditions, stunning scenery - but this was topped by the mastery and skill of our pilot. Thank you all for such a perfect day.More

Thank Ceri J
MichaelSpice, Pilot at Kent Ballooning, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Ceri Thanks for taking the time to review Kent Ballooning and thanks for your kind words regarding your flight. We were fortunate to have various directions of winds at different heights, so that we could effectively 'steer' the balloon. However, landing on our Evegate...More

Reviewed yesterday

Absolutely perfect experience. The team cannot be faulted and the flight was magnificent. We will be back soon. I cannot recommend Kent Ballooning enough.More

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MichaelSpice, Pilot at Kent Ballooning, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi BeeandPaul Thanks for your review. We're glad that you enjoyed your flight and the highest accolade that we could have is that you want to come back for another flight. Don't forget that when you come back, let Louisa know that you've been flying...More

Reviewed yesterday

Had an amazing flight! Organised very well and staff were very friendly 😊 Generous with the bubbly too.More

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MichaelSpice, Pilot at Kent Ballooning, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Gumpster2018 Thanks for your review. I'll pass on your kind words to our staff. We always get good feedback for the Chapel Down English Sparkling Wine that we use. We've been serving it post flight for over 20 years and whenever it is reviewed...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

Fabulous experience - enhanced by the total professionalism of the staff at Kent Ballooning. Couldn't fault any part of our flight, from arrival, preparation, the flight itself (incredible), and return to the meeting point.More

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MichaelSpice, Pilot at Kent Ballooning, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

HI tdeanp Thanks for your review and we're pleased you enjoyed your experience with Kent Ballooning from the start to the finish. I've worked for companies in the past who have the attitude of "well we've got their money, just get them up and then...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

our balloon flight was wonderful with beautiful views, excellent staff who were really knowledgeable and experienced. would recommend a flightMore

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MichaelSpice, Pilot at Kent Ballooning, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Debbie Thanks for your review. We're glad that you enjoyed your flight, we really were blessed with amazing visibility. Being able to pick out individual fields in the French coastline is a sign that it's clear! You mentioned that you might want to come...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

We booked an evening flight which was cancelled due to the weather but managed to get on a morning flight the next day. Beautiful misty morning take off. The pilot, Michael, kept us well inform of where we were and what to look out for....More

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MichaelSpice, Pilot at Kent Ballooning, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Ed Thanks for your review. Being a small local family run business has it's advantages for our customers; - When you were cancelled from your PM flight, Louisa was able to get you on the flight the next morning, because we're not a call...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a really good time. Team did an amazing job to make the experience fun. Very personable friendly and knowledgeable

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MichaelSpice, Pilot at Kent Ballooning, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jennifer Thanks for your review and we're pleased you had a great time. Safety is paramount and has to be prioritised, but we try to have fun too! I'm glad you had fun too and we hope to have you along again! Regards Michael

Reviewed 1 week ago

An amazing evening with a brilliant ballooning company, was made extra special by the pilots running commentary of the countryside around us, his expert handling of our flight,and his incredible landing, coupled with the breathtaking experience of a perfect evening floating over the Kent Countryside,...More

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MichaelSpice, Pilot at Kent Ballooning, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Moandjohn Thanks for your review and your kind words. The landing was great fun and getting the basket to touch down exactly on the farmers track was pleasing! As far as my commentary is concerned it's pretty easy - the amazing Kent Countryside writes...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My fiancee bought us this trip for my birthday in November we flew on July the seventh and it was the most fantastic trip we have ever done from inflation to packing away we had a very enjoyable time and the champagne and beer afterwards...More

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MichaelSpice, Pilot at Kent Ballooning, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi scorpio1100 Thanks for your review. The fact that you want to go again is all we could wish for. Thanks for coming along and sharing in the fun. Don't forget that if you do decide to book again, you'll get 10% off every voucher...More

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Asawala
27 January 2017|
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Response from MichaelSpice | Property representative |
Hi Asawala Our prices range from £109 per person to £149 per person depending on when you wanted to fly with us. If you visit our website using the link on our Trip Advisor page you can see all of our prices. I am afraid... More
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Asawala
27 January 2017|
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Response from jones3667 | Reviewed this property |
We took off from Canterbury but there are six sites around Kent and it does depend on wind direction and weather, you will be notified day before where you need to be, morning flights are early! Be prepared for flight to be... More
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Loz2205
14 March 2016|
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Response from MichaelSpice | Property representative |
Hi Loz2205 Thanks for your message. A balloon is certainly an excellent introduction to flying! Unlike a plane or a helicopter we are completely open so you aren't restricted by glass for your views. In a balloon you... More
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