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Great Ride, smooth as silk

Had a great flight this AM with 3 of my friends. The weather was beautiful but not a lot of wind... read more

Reviewed June 27, 2018
JZorn
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Tarpon Springs, Florida
Balloon ride

Great people, great ride!! Ed was an excellent pilot and his wife an excellent supporter in their... read more

Reviewed June 21, 2018
Sheryl M
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Granger, Indiana
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Hot Air Balloons Flights over the beautiful growing terrain of Lutz, Land O Lakes, Wesley Chapel, New Tampa, Zephyrhills, and St Leo Area. Soaring over the tree tops at the mercy of the winds. All this followed by a traditional champagne toast and...more
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4241 Birdsong Blvd, Lutz, FL 33559-6294
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Reviewed June 27, 2018

Had a great flight this AM with 3 of my friends. The weather was beautiful but not a lot of wind. Tom (the pilot) advised us at the hotel meeting place that it may have to be rescheduled if not enough wind, since he did...More

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Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

Great people, great ride!! Ed was an excellent pilot and his wife an excellent supporter in their business.

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AmericanBalloons, Owner at American Balloons, responded to this reviewResponded June 26, 2018

We are so happy that you enjoyed your experience!

Reviewed May 5, 2018

Our family of 5 enjoyed a hot air balloon while visiting the Tampa area. Tom piloted a very smooth ride and Jessica coordinated all the arrangements with me ahead of time in a professional and friendly manner. It was fun getting to know them and...More

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AmericanBalloons, Owner at American Balloons, responded to this reviewResponded May 7, 2018

We are blessed to have met you and hear about all your amazing family vacations. Thanks for spending the time flying with us and we hope you come back again soon!!

Reviewed April 5, 2018

Had a wonderful experience with my wife. We loved talking with Jessica and Tom was an informative and funny tour guide. He took time to explain how the balloons worked, where it was made and answered all of my crazy questions. The ride was beautiful...More

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AmericanBalloons, Manager at American Balloons, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2018

We are so glad you enjoyed your flight as we are excited to fly with you again

Reviewed March 25, 2018

Simply a beautiful morning for a hot air balloon ride. We had a such a smooth ride and thoroughly enjoyed the peacefulness of the scenery. I would highly recommend using American Balloons and experience this great adventure yourself!

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Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

Grand daughter, wife and I went on our first balloon ride. Pilot explained evetything clearly. Ride was smooth and peaceful with a great view. Landing was a slight bump with pin point accuracy. Loved the experience !

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Reviewed June 4, 2017

Overall the balloon ride was awesome! It was such a great experience and something I've always wanted to try. The only complaint I would say was that the website wasn't working and mixed up our sign for my birthday. However we were not charged for...More

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JKZMT, Owner at American Balloons, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2017

So happy to hear you enjoyed your flight. Sorry the website choose the wrong occasions banner. We enjoyed great weather and excellent company. Thanks for taking your adventure with us

Reviewed June 2, 2017

Please mention to meet at the Happy Hangar Cafe. We would have liked to have flown at least 1000 feet high. Breakfast was excellent.More

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JKZMT, Owner at American Balloons, responded to this reviewResponded June 3, 2017

Glad you enjoyed breakfast at the Happy Hangar Cafe. Our office is located there and we try to use that as our meeting point as well as the maps usually find us under Tampa North Airport for the proper pin location. All flight are based...More

Reviewed January 23, 2017

I don't know if this will get published or not but I just had to try and wanted to tell everyone on Tripadvisor what a pleasure it was in dealing with Jessica at American Balloons. I first had a trip planned and when the weather...More

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Reviewed September 19, 2016

All my friends told me to be careful - take motion sickness medication - you're going to be terrified. Boy, were they wrong and I'm so glad I didn't listen. Even my husband, who is always very apprehensive of the adventures I take us on,...More

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Olivia R
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Response from AmericanBalloons | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry for the price of hot air balloon rides. $189 per adult and $125 for children. Please contact the office for group pricing or couple rates. 813-243-9507.
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