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American Balloons

4241 Birdsong Blvd, Lutz, FL 33559-6294
+1 813-243-9507
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Great experience

Grand daughter, wife and I went on our first balloon ride. Pilot explained evetything clearly. Ride... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2017
Doug C
Lutz, Florida
via mobile
Another one off my bucket list!

Overall the balloon ride was awesome! It was such a great experience and something I've always... read more

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Reviewed June 4, 2017
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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 hot breakfast at our local airport cafe'. We are located close to Tampa and just off the interstate for easy access no matter where you are visiting. We look forward to making your dreams a reality.
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4241 Birdsong Blvd, Lutz, FL 33559-6294
+1 813-243-9507
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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 !

Thank Doug C
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

1  Thank jmnteddyLakeCity_FL
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

2  Thank tkdbb2mom
Reviewed September 15, 2016

Had the most fun!! Tom's knowledge of ballooning is mind blowing. Jessica's personality and professionalism is outstanding. Together they make a powerful team. There so attentive you think the flight is only for you. They have a terrific ground crew thats on top of there...More

2  Thank dlturner2
Reviewed August 20, 2016

It took several tries for the weather to cooperate but it was well worth the wait. Tom, Jessica and crew are extremely professional, they make safety their top priority along with making sure everyone aboard has a great om liftoff to landing. I highly recommend...More

2  Thank ampscs
Reviewed July 31, 2016

Anyone looking to go up in a hotair balloon ride needs to choose american ballons, they are very professional. This was my wifes and I first time up and they were very polite, positive, answered questions, takeoff and landing was so gentle you didnt realize...More

1  Thank Scott J
Reviewed July 28, 2016

This was a fantastic experience. The whole crew were very friendly and helpful. It was obvious they really knew what they were doing and enjoyed it. Well worth the cost and I highly recommend American Balloons.

1  Thank Robert G
Reviewed July 25, 2016

If a hot air balloon ride is on your bucket list, I would definitely recommend American Balloons. It was such an exciting trip from setting up the balloon to rising from the ground. Our pilot, Tom, Set us back down to earth on a pillow....More

Thank James V
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Olivia R
June 16, 2015|
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.