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Private Balloon Flights

8311 Golf Course Road, Albuquerque, NM 87120
(505) 550-2677
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Ranked #5 of 52 activities in Albuquerque
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tours
Fee: Yes
Owner description: Private Balloon Flights is an Accident Free balloon ride operator flying thousands of passengers in total safety and comfort. Don't fly with 10 to 12... more » Owner description: Private Balloon Flights is an Accident Free balloon ride operator flying thousands of passengers in total safety and comfort. Don't fly with 10 to 12 people you don't know, enjoy a private basket just for your party, or a shared basket limited to no more than 6 passengers plus our pilot! « less
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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014 NEW via mobile

We loved everything!! Captain Bentley is very nice and the weather was great!! We recommend!our guide, Captain Bentley, was very funny and se loved him !! The weather was Excelent tôo!!!! Se really loved the ride and we recommend!!! ❤️

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URBANNA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014 NEW via mobile

It was a beautiful, calm, wonderful flight. Highly recommend. I am terrified of heights and easily get motion sick. Never had a moments problem with either issue.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014 NEW via mobile

Up, up and away on one of the most spectacular balloon rides. Spectacular views and excellent staff. If you like to live, live, laugh and learn this is for you.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014 NEW via mobile

Awesome experience, very friendly. I would definitely recommend them and would do another trip with Private Balloon Flights.

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Corpus Christi, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 NEW

While shopping downtown Santa Fe, New Mexico I discovered a information center in the heart of the city. I asked the gentleman if he had anything on balloon rides and it turned up he only had information on one company. I called the toll free number and a man named Bently answered the phone and next morning I am on... More

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Captain Bentley S, Chief Pilot at Private Balloon Flights, responded to this review

Thank You Ed! If you ask most New Mexicans which company to take a balloon ride with, most of them will refer you to Private Balloon Flights! We are NOT the biggest, we don't advertise on every flat surface in the state as other companies do, as we focus on smaller, higher quality flights! Once we are outside of "regular... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 NEW via mobile

Great experience first time to ride definitely something I will do over. Captain James was very. Knowledge and sharing

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Captain Bentley S, Chief Pilot at Private Balloon Flights, responded to this review

Thank You! We are glad you enjoyed your flight with Captain James while here for the ICES cake icing convention! We appreciate your business, and we hope you flight was the "Icing on the cake" of your trip to Albuquerque! SWEET Travels & Soft Landings! Captain Bentley More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 NEW via mobile

Staff is very professional and equipment is well kept.If you are concerned about safety, Private Balloon Flights is the best choice.We had a great time! We highly recommend doing this in Albuquerque. Very scenic and peaceful.

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Captain Bentley S, Chief Pilot at Private Balloon Flights, responded to this review

It was a pleasure to take you up for a flight! We pride ourselves on flying and maintaining the BEST, NEWEST, and SAFEST Balloons in the country! No one else in the US offers a newer, or lower hour fleet than we do! This allows us to fly you in total safety and comfort, and make your experience as scenic... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 NEW

We loved it Had a great time. Very safe and professional Woooooow!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Will do it again. Soft landing. Cxxxxxxcccccccccc

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Captain Bentley S, Chief Pilot at Private Balloon Flights, responded to this review

We are so happy you loved your balloon flight with us! We do try to make ALL of our landings as soft as they can be! We hope you chose us again on your next trip to Albuquerque! Safe Travels & Soft Landings! Captain Bentley More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 NEW via mobile

I had a great time perfect day just loved it , loved it, loved it will pass my great experience on to all I see in ABQ

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Captain Bentley S, Chief Pilot at Private Balloon Flights, responded to this review

Thanks Kathy! Captain James is one of our friendliest and most experienced pilots! We are always happy to hear how much guests loved our service, captains, and crew! We try hard to make your ballooning experience the BEST it can be! Safe Travels & Soft Landings! Captain Bentley More

Basel, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 NEW

Great Pilot with a lot of humor, has been a great and fun trip in Albuquerque, New Mexico. I really recommend this flight.

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Captain Bentley S, Chief Pilot at Private Balloon Flights, responded to this review

Thanks Luca! We enjoyed having your entire family fly with us! Say Hi to Mom for us! She was great, and we loved flying all of you! Safe Travels & Soft Landings! Captain Bentley More

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