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Blue Sky Balloons

99 Teller Ave, Beacon, NY 12508-3068
+1 845-831-6917
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Highly recommend!!

Such an incredible experience! Bill was very knowledgable, experienced, made us feel safe, and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kathryn E
Very enjoyable!

My 12 year old and I went on an early morning flight with Bill. It is not like anything I have... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Malverne, New York
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99 Teller Ave, Beacon, NY 12508-3068
+1 845-831-6917
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Such an incredible experience! Bill was very knowledgable, experienced, made us feel safe, and allowed for a wonderful ride. The views were gorgeous and it very serene being up there. Highly recommend! Thank you Bill :)

Thank Kathryn E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My 12 year old and I went on an early morning flight with Bill. It is not like anything I have experienced before, so I am struggling to put into words how it feels. Words like fun, different, relaxing, exciting, calm all come to mind,...More

Thank ebshop123
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

This was such a great experience! Bill was wonderful and very knowledgable. We were able to participate in helping set up the balloon which was super cool! The views were breathtaking and it was very peaceful and smooth. We definitely recommend! Thank you!

Thank Elizabeth P
Reviewed 22 January 2017

I have sought out balloon rides as a tourist around the world, and they have all been grand. This ride was no exception. The pilot/company owner Bill is experienced and certified and puts safety first. He is also a low key and gentlemanly guide to...More

Thank mrsagf
Reviewed 1 May 2016

We went flying with Bill yesterday at sunrise. From the moment we met him, Bill made us feel right at home. This experience was a surprise from me for my husband, and I couldn't have asked for a more knowledgable, friendly and relaxing person to...More

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Reviewed 3 November 2015

My wife had "won" a balloon-ride gift certificate at a charity silent auction quite a while ago and Bill Hughes (the pilot/owner of Blue Sky Balloons) was very accommodating in scheduling the ride after the expiration date. Customer service is very important and Bill did...More

Thank mets_gator
Reviewed 19 October 2015

Our first balloon ride on a cool late October morning (the air was warmer aloft) at the peak of the fall foliage season. Our pilot (Bill) is an expert aviator and a friendly and interesting guide. We didn't even realize we had left the ground...More

Thank Joe S
Reviewed 15 September 2015

First Time - Ballooning - Fantastic It was a Beautiful Site to see the Hudson Valley from a Hot Air Balloon and a great experience. Bill is a " gentleman and a scholar " when it comes to knowing the Valley and flying, Planning to...More

Thank SHR845
Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

Brought my wife and 6 year old son. What an incredible experience!!! Bill is an awesome pilot and guide. Took off from a beautiful little farm and traveled across Several towns, overlooking mountains, lakes, creeks, trees and even some homes where the owners came out...More

Thank Shaddai M
Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

Bill is primarily a one man operation with help from a chase truck. He is professional, safe, low key, and a former navy pilot. It was an awesome birthday experience from start to finish. Four people can be enough for a trip so grab another...More

Thank d k
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