Wine Country Balloons

269 Aviation Blvd., Santa Rosa

$199 for Hot Air Balloon Flight for One with Champagne Toast from Wine Country Balloons ($250 Value)

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FAA-certified pilots lift passengers on a gentle flight above California’s breathtaking vineyards and farmland; includes champagne toast

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1 ratings1 reviews
Rating of 1 out of 5 stars
February 25, 2022
DO NOT BUY! Check yelp reviews first!! They do not treat their customers with respect. My Groupon says redeemed in October but I still have not gone on their hot air balloon. I scheduled multiple time to have them cancel my flight for different reasons. Hopefully this review can save you all a headache.
1 ratings1 reviews
Rating of 1 out of 5 stars
November 25, 2021
I have had this Groupon for over a year and I have not been able to use it. Every time I try to schedule to fly, it gets cancelled. I bought this Groupon for my grandmother to celebrate her 77th birthday so I spent over $300 and I even had to spend an extra $50 to renew my voucher because it expired due to not being able to schedule. My reservation has gotten canceled more than five times and I’m not over exaggerating. All of the cancellations except for one has been due to weather… and I have been trying to schedule throughout the year. The guy Scott who I was in communication with is easy to communicate with and seems helpful but before anyone buys this Groupon, I just want you to be aware on what to expect. I normally don’t write reviews even if I had a bad experience but I don’t want anyone to get their hopes up. I appreciate this business putting safety first and weather is very important when flying but it just seems pretty unlikely that all 12 months have had weather complications.
4 ratings4 reviews
Rating of 5 out of 5 stars
May 4, 2021
Amazing,highly recommended
4 ratings2 reviews
Rating of 3 out of 5 stars
December 9, 2020
It was a nice flight and Scott the pilot was funny. It was a little cramped in the basket we were in with 6 people. They have you park at a cafe and then charge you a $52 each person transportation fee to drive you a few miles to where you take off and bring you back once you land. It makes this the regular price on their website. No savings for Groupon.
1 ratings1 reviews
Rating of 5 out of 5 stars
February 20, 2020
The merchant was wonderful. He was full of information about ballooning, answered questions easily and helped to make us feel relaxed and welcome.
1 ratings1 reviews
Rating of 4 out of 5 stars
September 11, 2019
The service was good. We changed place and finally got to be in the air after 9am. The only thing I don’t feel very comfortable is the owner put us all in a restaurant and try to sell us product after the flight. Though it isn’t mandatory, I would say there is no need for this. Overall it is a nice experience!
5 ratings2 reviews
Rating of 5 out of 5 stars
August 12, 2019
The ride is great but you can get a better deal buying direct thru the vendor because there are additional fees group on font tell you
27 ratings16 reviews
Rating of 5 out of 5 stars
June 3, 2019
It was organized and well planned. Our pilot explained the history and machinations of the balloon. We had two balloons flying on the same day so we could take pictures of the other balloon in flight.
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About This Deal

Please contact service provider to confirm available dates before purchasing a voucher.

  • During a balloon flight which lasts about one hour, customers enjoy memorable sights of Northern California’s vineyards as well as its valleys, mountains, or even the Pacific Coast.
  • Champagne toast included
  • Must be 21 or older with a valid ID to receive alcoholic beverages
  • Age restriction: Must be 6+ for the flight
  • Departure location: Kaffe Mocha & Grill, 269 Aviation Blvd., Santa Rosa, CA
  • By appointment
  • Additional fees: $59.20 will be applied for customer ground support transportation to launch and landing sites by a licensed commercial carrier

Wine Country Balloons

With its sprawling, emerald vineyards, slate-colored lakes, and winding rivers, the Sonoma Valley seems unfairly intended for birds. However, Wine Country Balloons’ FAA-certified balloon pilots have more than 30 years of experience rebelling against gravity. Each day, weather permitting, they lift the hot air crafts from the ground and navigate them along the morning sky’s gentle air currents with little sensation of motion and wind, providing passengers with views of the San Francisco Skyline, Russian River, Pacific Coast, geysers, mountains, vineyards, and Redwood Forest. After the balloon lands, guests enjoy a champagne toast and can opt for a made-to-order brunch.

The fleet of balloons are designed with safety in mind, each providing secure compartments that can accommodate 2 to 6 passengers. All pilots are fully insured and licensed by the California Public Utilities Commission and United States Department of Transportation, ensuring a safe, professional flight.

Fine Print

Promotional value expires 120 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. Limit 10 per person, may buy 5 additional as gifts. Amount paid never expires. Each voucher is valid for 1 person. Not valid for transportation fees and taxes; an additional fee of $59.20 will be applied for customer ground support transportation to launch and landing sites by a licensed commercial carrier. Call before purchase to ensure availability. Any reservation cancelled less than 72 hours from meeting time will incur a $75 reinstatement fee. Weather-related balloon flight cancellations must be rescheduled for another date. Reservation required. Must sign waiver. Subject to weather. May be repurchased every 30 days. Must be 6 or older. Merchant's standard cancellation policy applies (any fees not to exceed voucher price). 72-hour cancellation notice required. All sales final Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services. Offer is not eligible for our promo codes or other discounts. Learn about Strike-Through Pricing and Savings

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