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Ballooning In The Cotswolds

The Wharf House, Stroud GL5 3EX, England
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WASTE OF MONEY

They will take your money and never fly.. Total cowboys that should be reported to watchdog... read more

Reviewed June 6, 2017
Andrew P
via mobile
Waste of money

Bought a voucher to use with this company 2 years ago, as of yet still not been able to use it as... read more

Reviewed May 2, 2017
chris h
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Jun 6, 2017
“WASTE OF MONEY ”
May 2, 2017
“Waste of money”
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The Wharf House, Stroud GL5 3EX, England
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Reviewed June 6, 2017 via mobile

They will take your money and never fly.. Total cowboys that should be reported to watchdog. Shameful!!

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Reviewed May 2, 2017 via mobile

Bought a voucher to use with this company 2 years ago, as of yet still not been able to use it as no flights are scheduled. All scheduled flights I booked on were cancelled due to bad weather although one occasion the weather was glorious....More

Thank chris h
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Reviewed March 25, 2017

AVOID! you will never get in the ballon. it will always be too windy, even though virgin ballons will be flying. More chance winning the lottery!! had 6 bookings so far and still not been on the flight, its killed the hot air balloon experience...More

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Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

Our flight was paid for over 2 years ago and like many others we have been cancelled numerous times. Can you believe that even in this week of fabulous weather our flight for the 19th July was cancelled due to bad weather! I think it's...More

3  Thank Nicky75text
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Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

I bought a voucher in January, rang the company and registered my voucher. I asked for a certain date, only to be told they didn't take bookings in the winter. However I was also told the voucher had a limited life span and quite s...More

1  Thank 318mary
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Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

We have been trying to get a flight for 2 years now, 80% of the time they cancel I have seen other balloons in the air! They always blame the weather which is rubbish when we've had some beautiful days recently. They take your money...More

2  Thank Frankog84
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Reviewed June 29, 2016

I have had a similar experience as Andrew P. I have made 10 bookings over a period of 5 years and every one has been cancelled. Eight of those were definitely due to unsuitable weather, but two were cancelled when the weather was perfectly good....More

3  Thank Norman F
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Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

Same as other comments - flights are constantly cancelled, and customers are not able to make every / most flight available which the owner expects. So it is difficult to fulfil the owners new requirement that is imposed after purchase of booking x number of...More

2  Thank LovelyLesley
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Reviewed April 18, 2016

The last time I had my pants pulled down I was 8. The person who did it ran off into the playground. This experience was similar, although now that all the people involved are adults, it just felt massively uncomfortable for everyone. Grab a cuppa...More

3  Thank nritchie2016
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Reviewed September 22, 2015

Excellent experience, David the pilot and Mark the ground crew were very professional with a touch of humour, Exhilarating views over the Cotswolds, Don't be put off by bad reviews about the weather, it is only for our safety that flights are cancelled. Persevere and...More

Thank Michael R
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