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A Balloon or Biplane Adventure by California Dreamin'

931 Lomas Santa Fe Dr, Solana Beach, CA 92075-1502
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Safe and Fun ride

Very professional. Very safe. Met expectations. The Del Mar flight was spectacular and very... read more

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Reviewed September 8, 2015
Patrick R
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Huntington Beach, California
amazing ride

Hats off to Tim, Joe and Larry for an amazing ride. They were professional, friendly and a good... read more

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Reviewed August 14, 2015
joe w
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Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
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California Dreamin' offers sunset balloon rides from the San Diego North County coastal town of Del Mar. Come aloft and enjoy champagne as you view the sun over the Pacific and beautiful homes of Rancho Santa Fe. All of our balloons feature European Style high sided baskets. Ride the winds while you are in San Diego.
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Sep 8, 2015
“Safe and Fun ride”
Aug 14, 2015
“amazing ride”
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931 Lomas Santa Fe Dr, Solana Beach, CA 92075-1502
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Reviewed September 8, 2015

Very professional. Very safe. Met expectations. The Del Mar flight was spectacular and very enjoyable.

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Syrah, Manager at A Balloon or Biplane Adventure by California Dreamin', responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2015

Hi Patrick, I am glad to hear that your adventure met your expectations & that you enjoyed the flight! Ashley Swarts Operations Manager

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Reviewed August 14, 2015

Hats off to Tim, Joe and Larry for an amazing ride. They were professional, friendly and a good laugh. I would highly recommend this crew and company. It was well worth the money and the service was wonderful.

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Syrah, Manager at A Balloon or Biplane Adventure by California Dreamin', responded to this reviewResponded August 16, 2015

Hi Joe W, Thank you for the great review! We love what we do & we are glad that it shows. We were happy to help make your hot air balloon adventure an awesome memory. Visit again soon! Ashley Swarts Operations Manager

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Reviewed May 17, 2014 via mobile

Theirs is a good operation conducted in a beautiful setting and it's an experience that you will remember forever. Pick a birthday or anniversary and just do it!

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Syrah, Manager at A Balloon or Biplane Adventure by California Dreamin', responded to this reviewResponded January 30, 2015

Hi Patty, Thank you for the wonderful review! We are glad to hear that you would recommend us & that you had a great experience with California Dreamin'. Fly with us again soon! Ashley Swarts Operations Manager

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Reviewed January 26, 2014

It's been a number of years since my wife and I actually did this balloon tour but it was so memorable I had to comment. My initial expectations were a little reserved, I mean how exciting could a slow moving balloon be? Turns out plenty!...More

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Reviewed January 18, 2012

the ride was nothing I had expected, very smooth and silent - gliding east in the afternoon sun was awesome but the sunset from above was spectacular! Great time.

2  Thank Martha M
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Reviewed December 28, 2011

I have had many adventures in my life and this was one of them. Good price, incredible views, incredible sunset and this guys know real good what they are doing, so don't be scare at all. Don't forget your camera !!

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Reviewed July 12, 2009

We have been up with this company 3 times over the vineyards of Temecula and have had great experiences!! The crew is always professional and friendly. The hot air balloon ride is awesome. I need to try Del Mar next!! And there is a lot...More

3  Thank Tanya H
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