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Address: 13825 Avalon Road, Kissimmee, FL 34787
Phone Number: (407) 421-9322
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Best Experience and well worth it.

Flight was 16th September 2014. My wife and I booked this flight, well actually it was a surprise for the wife on the first morning of our holiday. As soon as we arrived the team... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 25, 2015
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Worcester, United Kingdom
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Worcester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 NEW

Flight was 16th September 2014. My wife and I booked this flight, well actually it was a surprise for the wife on the first morning of our holiday. As soon as we arrived the team explained what they were doing this immediately put us at ease, being in a small group we felt really looked after, a really personal service.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

What a great experience. Jeff and his crew are phenomenal and are true professionals. Extremely educated, fun and safe.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

I must admit I was a little skeptical when I first booked. It was our first time and I planned to propose to my Fiancée so I wanted everything to go perfect and run smooth. After a few failed attempts to fly due to the bipolar weather Florida State has to offer, we finally got to fly. Everything was amazing!!!... More 

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Brighouse, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Jeff the pilot is so passionate about his ballooning he is very good at what he does I wish he would just of toned down the corny jokes though but other than that it was an amazing experience went up not knowing how I would feel as not too good at travel but it was like what I would imagine... More 

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Cape Coral, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

What an amazing experience for my 50th birthday! A hot air balloon ride was on my bucket list and Thompson Aire certainly made it a total joy. Everyone likes to tease pilot Jeff about his balloon jokes ( and he never runs short of them) , but it's his knowledge of the history of ballooning that was impressive. Well, the... More 

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Mohawk, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Just reviewed this and accidentally hit the terrible button and couldn't go back to change it, this was excellent and I highly recommend it

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Waldo, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

My Wife and I started our 17th Anniversary celebration with Thompson Aire and a balloon flight over the fields and swamps of Florida We had an absolutely marvelous time. We felt completely at ease with the pilot and crew and it was worth every penny.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

I booked a trip with them for the 11th of JAN. and at the same time sent an email explaining I was planning a proposal to my girlfriend. They handled it all PERFECTLY and made it a very special morning for us. Our captain Jon (who was a great guy) made us feel completely comfortable with all aspects of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015 via mobile

We actually took our ballon ride in Sept 2012. Lol..I didn't find Trip Advisor until recently but I felt I still wanted to review these wonderful folks for other travelers to read our experience. I have done a tandem sky dive, propelling and para sailing so Hot Air Balloning was a must. I took my daughter and my Mom as... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Hot air ballooning was on my bucket list, so I have built up this experience in my head for a long time. Suffice to say, Jeff Thomson and his team went above and beyond my expectations. They are very knowledgeable and passionate about ballooning and are very talented. We saw some amazing things in the Orlando area and the hour... More 

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