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Sweet Escape Balloon Rides

6300 Riverside Plaza Ln NW, Suite 100, Albuquerque, NM 87120-1908
+1 505-977-1699
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A Sweet Ride With Sweet Escape Balloon Rides

On December 1, 2017, my wife, Mary Ann, and I experienced a hot air balloon ride with Sweet Escape... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2017
Waimanalo, Hawaii
Sweet Escape Balloon Rides is a sweet escape indeed!

Wow, so where can I begin?!? So about four months before our hot air balloon ride, I did TONS of... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2017
Danny C
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
6300 Riverside Plaza Ln NW, Suite 100, Albuquerque, NM 87120-1908
+1 505-977-1699

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Reviewed 5 December 2017

On December 1, 2017, my wife, Mary Ann, and I experienced a hot air balloon ride with Sweet Escape Ballooning. We’re from Hawaii and we took a side trip to Albuquerque from California where we traditionally spend Thanksgiving with her sister. It was, in a...More

Thank cocomo696
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Wow, so where can I begin?!? So about four months before our hot air balloon ride, I did TONS of research to make sure my group and I were getting the best deal. Sweet Escape Balloon Rides is far and away the best bang for...More

Thank Danny C
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Kurt and his team do a wonderful job at giving you a "never to forget" experience. Our pilot, David, was very enjoyable and professional. My wife was a little frightened of the balloon ride experience but he was terrific at keeping her comfortable with the...More

1  Thank David G
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

I choose this company because the price was right and the included a USB of photos. We have email confirmation of our booking however we showed up at the take off location and sweet escape was no where to be seen. We tried calling, emailing...More

Thank akhughes2017
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Could not have asked for a better flight! Kirk is a great pilot, safety conscious and has a definite passion for ballooning. He was very interesting and easy to work with. It was just the two of us and Capt Kirk so it was a...More

Thank Yvonne L
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Very pleased that we chose to ride with Sweet Escape Ballooning during our honeymoon in New Mexico. They were extremely accommodating to us and what we wanted out of the flight. You can tell that they are extremely passionate about ballooning and ensuring that their...More

Thank Brielle L
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Excellent balloon flight this morning with the Sweet Escape crew who made it feel personalised and a truly memorable and exciting experience. Kirk took photos of the launch, flight and landing, which he gave to us once we landed. David (our pilot) flew us down...More

1  Thank catp121
Reviewed 19 April 2017

So glad we found Sweet Escapes. Personalized service at a lower price. Owner Capt. Kirk (John Melleoncamp look-a-like) and his chief pilot David gave us a 5 star experience. Avid scuba divers know what the term cattle boat means. That is how I saw the...More

3  Thank david k
Reviewed 3 October 2016

It was a truly great experience and we had an amazing time. Thank you captain Kirk! :) Scheduling was super simple - we just e-mailed sweet escape and got response within just a few minutes. We got lucky with the weather and had a great...More

Thank Vicky L
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

We had an amazing trip with Sweet Escapes. Booking was easy and Kirk the owner was very nice to work with. Our pilot, Dave was fantastic and pointed out many points of interest! Landing was perfect! Best Value in ABQ for a private balloon ride!

1  Thank Kelly H
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