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Virgin Balloon Flights - Nottingham Racecourse


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4 weeks ago
“Balloon - impossible to use”
12 Jun 2018
“Don't even think about it 2”
Situated to the west of the city centre, Nottingham Racecourse is the perfect setting for a trip of a lifetime. Rising above the racecourse to see views of Colwick Country Park, National Water Sports Centre and the River Trent making us confident...more
Colwick Park Colwick Road | Colwick Park, Nottingham NG2 4BE, England
+44 844 576 7532
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I highly recommend NOT to buy virgin balloons. Firstly, because the number of available days is very limited (e.g Monday morning, Friday afternoon and maybe Sunday)and rather unavailable to book anyway. Basically you must enter the website once a week at certain time when new...More

Thank Kamila T
VirginBalloonFlights, Public Relations Manager at Virgin Balloon Flights - Nottingham Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Kamila, I'm sorry to hear you are disappointed with our service. We always do our best to help all our customers with whatever difficulties they are having when booking a flight. You are correct that our pilots update their schedules weekly with new dates....More

Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Virgin balloon ride. Three years of trying and I finally gave up. over 800 pounds in lost wages due to the constant cancelled flights. I asked for my money back they said no I had to have a voucher to spend with Virgin. They didn't...More

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Reviewed 4 September 2017

This was one of the best experiences from start to finish. Our pilot Rebecca came and from start to finish she was absolutely great. You help prepare the balloon for flight by unwrapping and assembling it. The flight itself was beautiful and peaceful and because...More

Thank lesley s
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

My wife bought me a vigin balloon flight For my 50th birthday i am fast approaching 53 still no flight. Just been canceled yet again. Due to high winds. i cant even feel a breeze. Im sick of it now. Keep your 200 pounds and...More

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Reviewed 8 June 2016

I went on a balloon flight at with Virgin Balloons at Belton Woods Grantham with Rebecca Cains and would like to say what a brilliant experience it was! Rebecca was fabulous and even went out of her way to help when I forgot my USB...More

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