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Okanagan Ballooning

848 Leon Ave, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6J8, Canada
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Up Up and Away!

Surprised my wife with this balloon flight for her birthday. What a great experience! John and his... read more

Reviewed July 21, 2017
dodgeman400
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Victoria, Canada
AMAZING experience

My best friend surprised me with a hot air balloon ride with Okanagan Ballooning and I cannot... read more

Reviewed June 5, 2017
kristentofte
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Surrey, British Columbia
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848 Leon Ave, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6J8, Canada
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Reviewed July 21, 2017

Surprised my wife with this balloon flight for her birthday. What a great experience! John and his crew were exceptional in providing such an awesome birds eye view. A traditional champagne celebration followed the flight. We both enjoyed it so much, would do this again...More

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Reviewed June 5, 2017

My best friend surprised me with a hot air balloon ride with Okanagan Ballooning and I cannot explain how much it meant to me. This is truly a once in a lifetime experience (but now my view is MUST complete at least once in your...More

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Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

Was the best ride I have ever had the people flying the balloon was great everyone should try this it was wonderful thank you guys for a trip of a lifetime Sharon Lanz medicine Hat

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Reviewed September 4, 2016

Had an incredible time with John . Weather cooperated , fantastic ride. Thank you John, Joy and family. Can't wait to go for another ride.

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Reviewed August 19, 2016

My mom's bucket list included a hot air balloon ride. So, last year, all prepped and ready to fly, 4 of us went to Kelowna for the event. The night before, smoke -- and a lot of it -- rolled in and the event was...More

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Reviewed August 18, 2016

Last week we traveled to Kelowna specifically for a hot air balloon flight as part of our honeymoon trip. John and Joy are so professional and organized. We immediately felt completely comfortable and relaxed with them. They made this experience so perfect. We enjoyed a...More

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Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

Last week my boyfriend (oh wait, fiancé!) surprised me with a hot air balloon ride, at which time he proposed to me! The Oakanagan Ballooning staff was organized, kind, and incredibly competent. Our ride was more beautiful and enjoyable than I could have ever imagined....More

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Reviewed August 12, 2016

John and Joy are exceptional and will do anything to help those with mobility issues to be able to go up. I have flown several times. This is the best business in Kelowna. I have just had my family here and again Okanagan Ballooning has...More

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Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

The day starts early when you're ballooning and it was worth getting up for. 4 of us in the basket, we left ground around 7am and gently floated above Kelowna with John at the helm. We felt very safe and in good hands with this...More

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Reviewed July 26, 2016

Beware that you not incur a lot of travel cost just for the ballooning as it may never happen. The owner assured us that if we stayed an extra night we could go the next morning if the first morning was cancelled. So we booked...More

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CourtnayBoate, Public Relations Manager at Okanagan Ballooning, responded to this reviewResponded August 5, 2016

Hi dvltoo, We are so sorry that the weather did not cooperate while you were on your trip (and that we were booked full the following morning). Unfortunately, we cannot fly in uncooperative weather and we absolutely do not take risks when it comes to...More

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Johnnie W
April 23, 2016|
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Response from CourtnayBoate | Property representative |
Hi Johnnie, flights are $275 per person. Thanks for your interest!
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