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Virgin Balloon Flights - Feering, Prested Hall

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Aug 18, 2018
“Amazing experience”
Jul 18, 2018
“Great experience, very calming but allow time for cancellations due to weather”
Between the two towns of Braintree and Colchester sits the quaint town of Feering, Prested Hall, a magnificent 16th century manor sits in the heart of Feering offering a perfect backdrop for a balloon flight. With views from nearby Kelvedon and the...more
Prested Hall Prested Hall Chase | Prested Hall, Feering, Colchester CO5 9EE, England
+44 844 576 7522
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Reviewed 18 August 2018

This was a perfect morning as the weather couldn't have been better. The scenery was beautiful and the flight perfect. Our pilot Tim was the perfect host too. We were given this as a Christmas present and both my husband and myself had a wonderful...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 1950Pam
VirginBalloonFlights, Public Relations Manager at Virgin Balloon Flights - Feering, Prested Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2018

Hi Pam, Thank you for your feedback. So happy you had a wonderful flight experience with us! Kind regards, The Virgin Balloon Flights Team

Reviewed 18 July 2018

This was a great trip and I thoroughly enjoyed it I will defiantly like to go again, I felt a lot safer than I thought I would feel and was soon at rest even though I was nervous to begin with. The pilot was lovely...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 17 June 2018

This was a xmas gift. We were really lucky as it was our first booking , the weather was perfect. The flight fantastic. The pilot explained everything and pointed out places of interest. Definitely recommended ...... I’ve never had champagne at 7am !

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Pauline G
Reviewed 26 September 2016

This does not just apply to Prested Hall, which happens to be the most local launch site to us, I feel it applies to any balloon flight from anywhere . I have just booked for our 9th attempt at a balloon flight - can't believe...More

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank Kathryn610
VirginBalloonFlights, Public Relations Manager at Virgin Balloon Flights - Feering, Prested Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Hello Kathryn Apologies for the time it has taken to respond - we've had some issues with our notifications from TripAdvisor about new reviews and with a large number of different launch sites on the site to manage, this one initially slipped past us. As...More

Reviewed 7 May 2016

This was our first hot air balloon flight and I was (pleasantly) surprized how involved everyone got with unpacking the thing and then packing it back up. Although a little cheeky - if you have a balloon you'll need quite a few helpers just getting...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

We were very lucky in that we got to fly the first time we booked which we know isn't the case for most people! Had a evening flight, with Tim. Set off earlier then were meant to, beautiful views. Very smooth ride. Ended up near...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Sophie B
VirginBalloonFlights, Public Relations Manager at Virgin Balloon Flights - Feering, Prested Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2015

Hi Sophie, Thank you for your kind words. Glad you had a great time in the sky and were lucky enough to fly on your first booking! Hope to see you up in the air again one day. Thank you again, The Virgin Balloon Flights...More

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