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Bristol Balloons

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Bristol Balloons

About

With Bristol Balloons, you're unlikely to get a better perspective of the Clifton Suspension Bridge than when taking off from Ashton Court Mansion and floating gently away to reveal a panoramic view of the bridge spanning the beautiful Avon Gorge.

When the balloon rides head out over the Bristol Harbourside, you can think back on Brunel's fifteen year contribution to Bristol's historic waterways, which included the introduction of a new dredging and sluicing system, an enlarged and improved entrance lock, a tubular wrought iron footbridge and the engine house for the Black Rock water pumping station.

Most notable, and as the largest and most powerful ship of her time you're unlikely to miss her, is Brunel's ss Great Britain, now restored in her Harbourside dock in Bristol. Brunel's pioneering steamship was the forerunner of modern passenger liners and made regular voyages around the world to Australia and the USA.

Then, if the wind is with you, your ride with Bristol Balloons will take you over the top of Bristol Temple Meads railway station, which was (you guessed it) built by Brunel as the passenger terminal for his Paddington to Bristol Great Western Railway… or if not, you may experience some animal magic, peeping down from above over the exotic inhabitants of Bristol Zoo.

A flight from Bristol may also give you a spectacular view of two other famous West bridges, the Severn Bridge and the Severn Crossing. You can do all of this with Bristol Balloons.

Corporate Group Balloon Flights
Bristol Balloons can cater for small or large corporate groups.  Our fleet of 4 balloons offers a range of option with one for 2, 3 or 4 passengers, one that takes up to 12 and 2 that take up to 15.  If the location is suitable and there is enough space, we can sometimes fly from private property to make your flight even more special !

Contact our office for more info on 0117 9471030.

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Payment Methods

  • All major credit cards accepted
  • Special group rates

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Special Offers

  • Special and Seasonal Offers

    The offer:Throughout the year Bristol Balloons are pleased to be able to offer a changing variety of offers and special deals across many of their flight voucher options or for specific events, such as the Bristol International Balloon Fiesta. New products will also be placed in the ‘offers’ section of the Bristol Balloons website for introductory periods. If you are planning to visit Bristol just for a short period, as ballooning is a weather dependent activity we suggest you contact us first via sales@balnet.co.uk so we can advise on schedules and availability.

    How to book: For further details, terms and conditions and to book visit the Bristol Balloons website.

    Offer link: Things to do

  • Fly at the Bristol International Balloon Fiesta

    The offer: Enjoy the spectacle of the International Balloon Fiesta as over 100 balloons lift off during the mass ascents. A variety of vouchers available for different flight slots, shared basket or private flights. Flights at 6am Friday/Saturday/Sunday and 6pm Thursday/Friday/Saturday/Sunday.

    Various vouchers available £199 to £240 for shared balloons. Private, exclusive balloons, £680 for two, £825 for three.

    How to book: For further details, terms and conditions and to book visit the Bristol Balloons website.

    Offer link: Things to do

  • Fathers Day Balloon Flight

    The offer: : Celebrate Fathers Day with a flight with that special dad! Usually £135 each, buy a voucher for wonderful dad and accompany him on a wonderful early evening Champagne flight over Bristol for £130pp when 2 or more are booked. Offer end date: 18th June 2017

    How to book: For further details, terms and conditions and to book contact Bristol Balloons on 0117 947 1030, mentioning that you saw the offer on visitbristol.co.uk or alternatively visit the Bristol Balloons website.

    Offer link: Father's Day

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2016

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    92
  • Very Good
    14
  • Average
    1
  • Poor
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  • Terrible
    11

Recent Reviews:

  • Margaret S
    Bristol, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Amazing Flight.
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 11th April 2017
    We finally took off at our 4th attempt. Balloon flights are very dependant on weather conditions,when booking,you have to be fairly flexible when booking a date. We flew on Friday evening.From... Read full review
  • beeta8
    Singapore, Singapore
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Top of the world - Amazing flight, dedicated crew and excellent service from Bristol Balloons!
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 16th December 2016
    I planned a proposal in a hot air balloon in the dead of England's winter - a tall and difficult task. I approached Nic (the boss of Bristol Balloons) and he agreed to help me. With ballooning... Read full review
  • Kateřina D
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Absolutely disaster
    1 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 15th November 2016
    I booked a flight for a Ballon Fiesta 2016 for a price 199£ per person, we was 2 flying, me and my mum. Due to weather we did not take off, they said that we cant fly on a Ballon Fiesta event, so... Read full review
23 - 51 Winterstoke Road
Bristol
BS3 2NP

Tel: +44 (0)117 947 1030

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Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)

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