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...then I might not have gone to the wrong parking lot (it's not really the main Wilson Creek... read more

Reviewed September 23, 2013
slb193
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Rancho Cucamonga, California
DO NOT USE THIS COMPANY

PLEASE DO NOT USE THIS COMPANY!!!!! Lets start off with trying to even make a reservation for the... read more

Reviewed October 22, 2013
hence26
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san diego
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Oct 22, 2013
“DO NOT USE THIS COMPANY”
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35960 Rancho California Rd, Temecula, CA 92591-5088
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Reviewed October 22, 2013

PLEASE DO NOT USE THIS COMPANY!!!!! Lets start off with trying to even make a reservation for the balloon ride. We bought a Groupon deal and called maybe 2 weeks later to schedule. No answer. We left a message and never received a call back...More

8  Thank hence26
Reviewed October 22, 2013

After reading all the negative reviews, I was a little apprehensive. I was pleasantly surprised that everything was so wonderful. The day was perfect, not too warm or cold, crystal clear and not windy. The ride is smooth and scenic over the vineyards. The bagels,...More

3  Thank Treeniek
Reviewed October 10, 2013

I purchased a voucher from Travelzoo on 09 Aug 2013 and called a few times each week to try to book a reservation. Granted, I didn't leave a message the first 2 weeks because I expected to reach a person at some point. After 2...More

3  Thank ScubaJones
Reviewed September 23, 2013

...then I might not have gone to the wrong parking lot (it's not really the main Wilson Creek Winery lot). Or would have brought cash for the $75 overweight charge (which I didn't know about before either, and my date was only 5# over the...More

Thank slb193
Reviewed September 15, 2013

Please don't take too seriously the negative reviews people have left. I did, and my experience was nothing like what people are describing. I purchased a Groupon for a balloon ride for two. I called to book my trip in June. The company did not...More

Thank ritubasu
Reviewed August 9, 2013

Sooooo horrible... I haven't even had the chance to use this company yet. I am one of several who have purchased a voucher from Travelzoo and am undergoing so much trouble just booking my flight with this company. I jumped on the deal early on...More

1  Thank Jay A
Reviewed August 1, 2013

We have been on several balloon rides which have been cool, not overcrowded, delightful and the full time of over an hour as advertised. This one was 45 minutes total which was waaaaaay too long. Your head will get fried, if you are lucky enough...More

2  Thank Trisha B
Reviewed July 30, 2013

My sister purchased a hot air balloon ride with D&d Ballooning from Travelzoo and took my wife and I on Thursday July 25th. Before I get to our nightmare, I want to say that Dominic and his two helpers were very nice. However, when we...More

3  Thank headrules
Reviewed July 27, 2013

I bought this as a gift for my boyfriend's parents. I pre-arranged a date for them, but told the owner that once they received the gift they would be calling to confirm and/or change the date to one that fit them best. After I gave...More

3  Thank thetravelthread
Reviewed July 27, 2013

I bought my wife a balloon ride Groupon for her birthday. We flew on 7/26/13 and had the time of our lives. Don't pay too much attention to the negative reviews. The bottom line "you can't please people who can't be pleased." Yes, the basket...More

Thank Ron B
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