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“Quirky, fun and spectacular - a flight to remember!”
East Midlands is a beautiful region to see from the air. Take a flight from Stanford Hall to see nearby Northampton and Leamington Spa. Stanford Hall also promises excellent views over the mansion's grounds and the River Avon giving you a once in a...more
After many attempts to do the balloon ride we finally got to do it 2 years late! We got moved from Coombe Abbey to Stanford hall, which was no bother and lovely views. At the beginning you asked to do a practise run of getting...More
VirginBalloonFlights, Public Relations Manager at Virgin Balloon Flights - Lutterworth, Stanford Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
Thank you for your kind feedback, it sounds like you had a wonderful time on your balloon ride!
I'm glad the weather cancellations did not stop you from enjoying yourself on the day.
The Virgin Balloon Flights Team
Our first attempt at flying was aborted due to the weather. However the second date was successful. although the planned take-off site was changed from Stanford Hall to Hanging Houghton due to the wind direction. Peter and Andy were welcoming and organised the group to...More
We felt lucky. This was our fifth attempt to get onto a flight. Other bookings cancelled over the last 18 months owing to bad weather. Other passengers have had more cancellations.
A July evening flight and Captain Pete Phillpot and Ground Crew Andy. Both terrific...More
Highly professional and well organised flight - it was worth waiting through all the cancelled flights in bad weather.
We had a lovely March evening flight and the captain Pete Phillpots and his helpers were magnificent.
It was great fun helping to inflate the balloon...More