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Camelot Balloons

#11 of 20 Tours in Vail
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Great mountain view!

My daughter and I went for a ride and it was a great experience. She and I will share the memory... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Steve M
Highlight of our trip

We had a great experience. The Captain was very experienced and kept everyone entertained. Such a... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2016
Crete, Illinois
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter and I went for a ride and it was a great experience. She and I will share the memory FOREVER!

1  Thank Steve M
Reviewed 2 July 2018

We had a great time crossing hot air balloon off the bucket list with Camelot. They were coming off of a balloon festival weekend, so we did not have Merlin as a pilot, or a photographer. However, Pamela and Bruce took care of us! Pamela...More

1  Thank Wumpnutt
Reviewed 11 November 2016

We had a great experience. The Captain was very experienced and kept everyone entertained. Such a peaceful and enjoyable experience. on our trip we flew over a large heard of Elk, something you would not have been able to see from any other vantage point....More

Thank wilbur011
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Very professional and personable group from the pilots (Bruce and Merlin) and photographer, Sean. A must do if you have never been in a hot air balloon.

Thank edbyczy
Reviewed 20 July 2016

I would recommend this to everyone. Great team from the crew, pilot and the photographer. It was just an amazing experience and our family loved every second. The best adventure on our vacation.

1  Thank beckyborg6689
Reviewed 10 July 2016

This was our first hot air balloon experience and we loved it! It was a very calm day with beautiful views.. Danny, our pilot, was very knowledgeable and calm which made us all feel like we were in great hands. We had a fun landing...More

Thank nkaney
Reviewed 6 July 2016

We had a different pilot than the older reviews. He did a fine job and, the day we went, the air currents were cooperating so we had a nice flight. The disappointment was with the value for the price and the pressure to spend even...More

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Camelot Balloon... C, Owner at Camelot Balloons, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

Richard, Thank you very much for the valuable feedback. I'm glad that you and your family enjoyed a nice flight with Camelot Balloons and that our skilled pilot did such a great job for you. As a savvy American traveler, I'm sure that you understand...More

Reviewed 11 September 2015

We met with Merlin and his awesome team at 7 in the morning where they had lite breakfast and much needed coffee. We were given so much information about the experience to come and background on the sport which really adds a lot. It subtly...More

Thank Joni_FL
Reviewed 24 August 2015

We had a magical ride in the mountains of Colorado. It was peaceful , safe and downright amazing. Merlin the owner is professional and knowledgable. The crew which included Heather, Joe, Bobby and Red Neck were awesome. They really know their stuff and get the...More

Thank Mallieking
Reviewed 19 August 2015

Merlin, the pilot, is a quintessential cowboy/balloonist. Lots of great stories and he welcomes questions about how he flies his balloon. Great and fun ground crew, too! Also plenty of snacks and drinks at the end of the flight. We didn't go far, but it...More

Thank J B
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6 July 2016|
Response from PamW1128 | Property representative |
I am sorry this was never answered, hopefully you were able to call the office and receive information. If not, please try again Summer 2017. We will be offering public and private flights daily June through September 2017.
13 July 2015|
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Response from Trisha A | Reviewed this property |
With the view offered and with Merlin's expertise, the price was worth it. It's an expensive attraction but that is because hardly anyone can do it! It's not like white water rafting or skiing. Your life is in their hands... More
1 July 2015|
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Response from PamW1128 | Property representative |
Our phone number is 970 328-2290. If we miss your call please leave a message, we will return your call. We offer daily sunrise flights June through September.