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Heliview Flights

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Heliview Flights Engagement Proposal Flight!

Jolanda and Richard from Heliview Flights were an absolute delight to work with. I engaged with... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
NikhilM965
Awesome Trip

Great views along the Kawarau and Nevis rivers and interesting viewpoint to see the new Catapult... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Bob K
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Richard and Jolanda Foale from Heliview Flights invite you to take to the skies over Central Otago, near Queenstown. 5 reasons we make your holiday awesome * Heliview Flights - a family business with the personal touch; we spend more time with you...more
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24 Ord Road | Cromwell Racecourse Airfield, Cromwell 9384, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Jolanda and Richard from Heliview Flights were an absolute delight to work with. I engaged with Heliview flights for their engagement proposal flight. Jolanda's help to plan this surprise flight for my fiance was second to none. Jolanda was very easy to communicate with which...More

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Heliview, Owner at Heliview Flights, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Nikhil and Radhika We love being part of proposals - it's such a special and exciting stepping stone in life <3. And a remote alpine landing lends itself ideally to popping the question, surrounded by the grandeur and open space of the Southern Alps....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great views along the Kawarau and Nevis rivers and interesting viewpoint to see the new Catapult. The Wireless headphones were awesome as was Richards commentary. A totally different perspective on the Cromwell basin and surrounding area. Nice helicopter and great hot chocolate. I was very...More

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Heliview, Owner at Heliview Flights, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Bob Thank you very much for sharing your impressions of our Cromwell Basin Flight with Alpine Landing with everyone. It was a pleasure welcoming you on board our new Airbus H120 (EC120B) helicopter and showcasing our backyard to you from the air. And yes,...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Such a wonderful experience for our group. Myself and my partners 2 daughters surprised my partner for his 60th birthday. We had lunch at Carrick Winery and the helicopter picked us up at the winery! We fly over the Kawarau river, Nevis Valley and Cromwell...More

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Heliview, Owner at Heliview Flights, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Judi Thank you very much for including us in Mark's surprise birthday celebration day. It was a pleasure hosting you all and showcasing our Central Otago backyard to you from the air. We hope to welcome you on board again soon. Warm regards, Jolanda...More

Reviewed 8 August 2018

I flew with Heliview Heli as the Celebrant for a beautiful wedding that they had arranged. The attention to detail was wonderful with a beautiful bottle of Quartz Reef bubbles and delicious platter packed for the excited couple. The flight started with a fabulous scenic...More

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Heliview, Owner at Heliview Flights, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Glennys Thank you very much for being a part of this magical day and adding your personal touch to the wedding! We wish the lucky couple all the best for their future together. And let's do it again soon :). Jolanda and Richard Foale...More

Reviewed 6 August 2018

When we booked a Helicopter trip for our parents we had made a mistake with the location but Jolanda was amazing at helping us sort it out. Absolutely great customer service and we will definitely use them again.More

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Heliview, Owner at Heliview Flights, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018

Dear Wayne Thank you so much for your kind words! It was the least we could do to keep your holidays flowing smoothly under the circumstances. We do look forward to meeting you face to face on your next trip and showcasing what we offer...More

Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Absolutely amazing experience. Every part of this trip was a smooth and easy process. Communication before hand was excellent, booking was easy and the trip itself sensational. Friendly people and a yummm got chocolate in the snow with beautiful views. Thank you so much for...More

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Heliview, Owner at Heliview Flights, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2018

Dear Angela and Blayne Thank you very much for flying with us during your recent honeymoon getaway. It was a pleasure to showcase the Cromwell Basin to you from above and land you in the snow for a hot chocolate at 5500 feet. We hope...More

Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Heliview is run by husband-and-wife duo out of Cromwell. It's a great way to spend some time in the afternoon and see the views from a different perspective. We saw more of the vineyards on the way up to the mountain, then followed a different...More

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Reviewed 28 January 2018

We had a wonderful afternoon Mt Biking with great views and understanding the local area of Cromwell and it's history. Our group contained different levels of Mt biking experience but Jolanda was a great guide and coach for everyone. I would highly recommend if you...More

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Heliview, Owner at Heliview Flights, responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2018

Dear Jayne and Dave Thank you so much for spending a lovely Sunday afternoon with us biking in the hills above Cromwell. It was a pleasure meeting you both and telling you a little about the history and beauty of our region with you. Enjoy...More

Reviewed 4 December 2017

What a team Richard and Jolanda are!! So incredibly helpful and flexible, totally went the extra mile to help make everything happen exactly as I wanted. Felt super safe the whole time as well, couldn't really recommend them highly enough!More

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Heliview, Owner at Heliview Flights, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2017

Dear Simon Thank you very much for flying with us for your wedding proposal surprise to Laura! And yay for the weather on the day and being able to tie in a flight over Wanaka and a private alpine landing at Lake McKay to pop...More

Reviewed 24 November 2017

As a special birthday treat, my partner and I booked the Sightseeing tour with alpine landing, and we couldn't have been happier with our experience. Richard was the perfect pilot, providing informative and intersting commentary during the flight, and we felt like we were in...More

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Heliview, Owner at Heliview Flights, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2017

Dear MiaBchGal Thank you so much for flying with us for your special birthday treat! And thank you so much for your thumbs up review for everyone to read :). It was a pleasure welcoming you on board and showcasing our Central Otago backyard to...More

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Shouldn't be any snow but wear some warm clothes, you are a long way up and no central heating!
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Response from Rachel M | Reviewed this property |
If you are hiring a car, it is very easy to find helliview. It will however take you about 1 hour to drive to Cromwell. Its a stunning drive.
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