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Virgin Balloon Flights - Braintree

Blake End | Blake House Craft Centre, CM77 6RA, England
+44 1952 212750
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Worth the wait!

Waited ages! And well worth it! Views are beautiful and Tim the pilot was so good, pointed out land... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bridgette E
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Fabulous Experience

I had always wanted to do a balloon flight. Watching them float across the sky just fascinated me... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2018
Sue H
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Located just 10 miles northeast of Chelmsford, placed in the iconic county of Essex, Braintree offers views of Witham, the River Brain, Home Counties and the outskirts of London offering you a one in a lifetime experience rife with history and culture.
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“Worth the wait! ”
6 May 2018
“Fabulous Experience”
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Blake End | Blake House Craft Centre, CM77 6RA, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Waited ages! And well worth it! Views are beautiful and Tim the pilot was so good, pointed out land marks and made you feel at ease, and the champagne at the end perfect finisher.

Thank Bridgette E
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Reviewed 6 May 2018

I had always wanted to do a balloon flight. Watching them float across the sky just fascinated me. So my daughter bought this flight for my 60th birthday, but it was 3 years before I managed to get on a flight. After numerous bookings being...More

Thank Sue H
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

This was a birthday present from my wife for my fiftieth birthday, despite booking over a dozen times over four and a half years (all cancelled due to weather), we finally managed to take off. The day started with Tim and the ground crew preparing...More

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Reviewed 30 August 2017

Trip was a birthday present from my husband.It was a morning flight and thoroughly enjoyable.A serene and quiet experience.Watched the balloon being blown up and helped to pack it away at the end of the flight.This was my second flight and I would definately go...More

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Reviewed 26 May 2017

Balloon flight was a retirement gift from my place of work. I've always wanted to do this. We flew over Essex, from Blake House Craft Centre, Braintree. The whole experience was absolutely brilliant, great views, and weather couldn't have been better. 1000 feet up and...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2016

We took a morning flight which was quite early but it was worth the early morning alarm. We watched the balloon being prepared for the flight and were amazed how quickly it was inflated. Tim the pilot gave us instructions on how to get into...More

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