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Santa Fe Balloon Company

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Address: Santa Fe, NM
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+1 505-699-7555

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Simply the BEST

Johnny and his crew are the only way to go! Super safe, fun, professional. Full service from the pickup at your door to the return. Have no fear, Johnny & his crew know what... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2017
Shannon S
San Antonio, Texas
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San Antonio, Texas
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7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Johnny and his crew are the only way to go! Super safe, fun, professional. Full service from the pickup at your door to the return. Have no fear, Johnny & his crew know what they are doing and will take great care of you

Thank Shannon S
Kennesaw, Georgia
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 January 2017

No need to search any further for your balloon pilot. My husband and I had this on our bucket list while vacationing in Santa Fe this past year. Johnny and Jeanne were fabulous and our experience was memorable. Johnny was humorous and a delight, and we will definitely book with him again! Johnny has two rules.....safety first.... and no hiking... More 

1 Thank 2crimsontidefans
San Antonio, TX
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28 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

My husband and I went on a hot air balloon ride wit the Santa Fe Balloon Company. It was a unique event and the people in the company especially Johnny and Jeanne, were great. Johnny is not only a safety conscious and expert pilot and a character in and of himself. My husband does not like heights. He loved the... More 

3 Thank JudySanAntonio_TX
Sandwich, Massachusetts
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 October 2016

As a person who had never been to this area, Johnny was a big help, a sample of the warmth and hospitality that we experienced our who time in the area. We came in for the Balloon Festival and was so glad we waited to fly with Johnny, Sol and company. We flew over the Espanola valley and it was... More 

Thank Joan G
Houston, Texas
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Johnny, Jeanne and Sol made out first ballooning trip worth every penny and more!! Honestly, I was very nervous, having never flown in a balloon before....but there was nothing to be nervous about. Johnny's personality, knowledge and humor put me at ease and I was very confident in his abilities. His rules are #1Johnny doesn't get hurt and #2 Johnny... More 

2 Thank lisabassett1
Brainerd, Minnesota
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5 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 17 September 2016

We were picked up by Sol (one of the pilots) and cruised out to our launch site where we met Johnny and the rest of the group that was going up. There were enough people that two balloons launched. The weather was perfect and we had the opportunity to not only ascend for an eagle's-eye view of the terrain, but... More 

Thank stevel_knievel2016
Sarasota, Florida
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36 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Johnny picked us up at our RV campground in Santa Fe. We had a great drive out to the lunch site but Johnny had to cancel the flight due to high winds and storms in the area. Safety is 1st with Johnny. We tried again the next morning and it was well worth the wait. Johnny and Jeannie are a... More 

Thank Mike L
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7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is a must-do when in Santa Fe! We've gone up twice with Johnny Lewis and his team. They take such care in the preparation and with explaining why they are so closely checking conditions that even those of us who are a little nervous feel secure. The ride itself cannot be described, it must be experienced. How to explain... More 

Thank Jacqueline R
Cranford, New Jersey
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Johnny Lewis, Jeanne and team were the best! They are so knowledgable, ensure everyone is safe, and are very amusing. We had an awesome morning. The balloon ride was perfect and the scenery was beautiful. We learned so much about hot air balloons and had some great laughs. Santa Fe Balloons goes all out and ends with a champagne toast... More 

Thank Graham D
1 review
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I booked the flight for our 10 year anniversary. We enjoyed the entire process of driving out to the site, watching the sunrise and visiting with Johnny. He makes you feel right at home and you leave feeling like you have known him your entire life. The balloon ride was truly unforgettable. I was anxious about being... More 

Thank Erin F

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