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Address: 8311 Golf Course Road, Albuquerque, NM 87120
Phone Number: (505) 550-2677
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Fee: Yes
Description: Private Balloon Flights is an Accident Free balloon ride operator flying...
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!
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This is a family run business but done in a very professional way. Our pilot, Sharon, was great. It was a fun learning experience from start to finish. We were able to help air up... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 4, 2015
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Tuttle, Oklahoma
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Tuttle, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

This is a family run business but done in a very professional way. Our pilot, Sharon, was great. It was a fun learning experience from start to finish. We were able to help air up the balloon, participate in the chase car, then take our 'hop', and pack up and stow away the balloon before returning to the launch site... More 

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Sevier County, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

There were about 11 guests that showed up for the ride but our family of three was the only one in our balloon. They had three balloons going, each group having its own basket. Helping inflate at the beginning and pack up at the end was actually enjoyable and added to the experience. The ride was a good hour and... More 

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Rio Rancho, New Mexico
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

I'm so glad I had my brother and his girl friend on hot-air balloon flying for his last day visit in Albuquerque. From the early in the morning for preparation we were anxious for taking off the ground in a moment. Pilot Al, also a balloon flight instructor, was ham radio operator as I am, so we became instantly friend... More 

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Boerne, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

The pilot has 22 years experience and the ride was incredibly peaceful and awesome! I want to bring my kids and do it again! Very professional.

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El Paso
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Our whole experience was great. Captain frank was awesome and made the trip even better with his help when my husband popped the question!!

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McAlester, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

We planned this excursion as part of our 31st wedding anniversary. It turned into one of the high points of our trip. We read all we could before the trip and were prepared with our layers of clothing and camera. Captain Bentley was very knowledgeable and slightly corny with his jokes and comments. We did "help" with inflating and deflating... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Customer service representative non accommodating and rude when we had an issue with our flight. Looking at reviews, she obviously can't handle customer criticism of the company so no need to explain further in this review.

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Hoschton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

We had an awesome experience with Private Balloon Flights. We were in town on business and stayed a couple extra days. We decided at the end of our trip we would regret not taking this adventure so we called around and decided on Private Balloon Flights. I am so glad we made the right decision. They made the experience one... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

I have always wanted to do this and was glad my husband agreed to go with me. I'm even happier that I chose this company. The ride was like floating on a cloud. Captain Martin was the best. He was so friendly and knowledgeable, patiently answering our questions. Pam was wonderful, she promptly answered my emails while I was making... More 

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Menasha, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

After researching several balloon flight services in Albuquerque, New Mexico we chose Private Balloon Flights. We made the RIGHT CHOICE! We wanted to experience our flight alone. The operator and crew were very courteous and the attention we received from beginning to end was perfect. A++

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Address: Address: 8311 Golf Course Road, Albuquerque, NM 87120
Phone Number: (505) 550-2677
Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque

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