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Wickers World Balloon Flights

| The Hawthorns, Tolldish Lane, Great Haywood, England
+44 1889 882222
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Wonderful flight

Had a wonderful hot air balloon flight and Jon the pilot was very friendly and informative. The... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
alisonfrancis1966
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
amazing experience

a beautiful flight from tissington and over carsington water. Very tranquil, not what I expected... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
dawnos41
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Leek, United Kingdom
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We are the largest operator of hot air balloon rides in Staffordshire, Cheshire, Derbyshire, Shropshire, Warwickshire and Worcestershire.Established for more than 20 years, this thriving family business carries almost 6000 passengers each year in its fleet of hot air balloons.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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| The Hawthorns, Tolldish Lane, Great Haywood, England
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+44 1889 882222
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Had a wonderful hot air balloon flight and Jon the pilot was very friendly and informative. The video and photos are worth the £20 too

1  Thank alisonfrancis1966
Reviewed 3 days ago

a beautiful flight from tissington and over carsington water. Very tranquil, not what I expected but wonderful from start to finish. We had perfect weather after only 3 attempts. Staff were great, very friendly and knowledgeable and the take off and landing were managed perfectly....More

1  Thank dawnos41
Reviewed 4 days ago

I've got this experience as a present from my boyfriend and it was just amazing. We had few cancellation because of the weather conditions, but it worth to wait for the lovely weather, it could be very scary in windy weather. The flight took exactly...More

1  Thank Nikolett S
Reviewed 6 days ago

i bought this as a Birthday gift to myself, not everyday you turn 50, this was the second attempt to fly, the morning was damp and a little bit of drizzle had started as we were all in the basket, however John, our pilot for...More

1  Thank Barry V
Reviewed 6 days ago

First flight in a balloon.The pilot Andy and his helpers were very friendly and helpful. The flight over Derbyshire was memorable.Highly recommended.

1  Thank Brian H
Reviewed 1 week ago

BUYER BEWARE - HAD TO THREATEN COURT ACTION TO GET REFUND Bought vouchers from buyagift - midweek AM flights. Wickers World terms and conditions did not list any exclusions and so booked 3 out of 4 flights on bank holiday Monday. Each time weather was...More

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WickersWorld2012, Owner at Wickers World Balloon Flights, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Mr Vijay Shah, As you correctly state, you did NOT purchase your vouchers from our company, but from a London based agency called Buyagift Plc. Consequently, we could not refund your credit card. You hadn't bought anything from us! However, despite this you continued...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

A surprise 50th present for my partner. Had to re-arrange due to the weather but definitely worth the wait. Website very easy to use if you need to rebook. Flew from Stratford Race Course and even had an audience when we went up. Very hot...More

1  Thank louisewilliams37
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I went on a balloon ride with Wickersworld while visiting Derbyshire from Australia in August 2017. It was a fantastic experience, and we were very lucky to get to fly on our first attempt. We met to take off from Tissington at...More

1  Thank Michael A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had to rearrange this booking several times due to the weather In the UK but that wasn't a problem. The day we chose was great for ballooning, very clear skies and a slight breeze meant the views were fantastic and with a low wind...More

2  Thank Laughingbear
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a wedding anniversary treat myself and my hubby flew from Tissington, Derbyshire, on Friday evening with Jon as the pilot. It was an amazing experience, the view was spectacular. Jon and the crew made us feel really safe and were great fun. We had...More

1  Thank TrudyBex
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raaaxup
21 July 2017|
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Response from WickersWorld2012 | Property representative |
Yes, we provide complimentary return transport for those who need it. Kind regards, Wickers World..
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sarahjayne0
20 July 2017|
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Response from Paul S | Reviewed this property |
Leaving from Stratford Racecourse, we were back at the Racecourse at about 9am / 9.15am. This was a 6am meet. Hope that helps.
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chunnu123
21 May 2017|
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Response from JonBrookes | Reviewed this property |
At the time of my trip, it was £109 per person.
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