Summer Events

Sip and Glide Package

Indulge on a scrumptious afternoon tea and get a glimpse of the high life with an unforgettable 1-hour Hot Air Balloon experience setting sail at Eastwell Manor.

Enjoy a private afternoon tea with your fellow aeronauts, before taking to the skies for an hour's flight over the Kentish countryside, toasted with a glass of champagne. You will set off from the grounds of Eastwell Manor, before being returned to the Manor by private transfer. 

Your hot air balloon experience with Kent Ballooning includes:

  • 01

    Greeting & passenger registration 

  • 02

    A full pilot briefing, learn how the balloon works and watch the balloon inflation 

  • 03

    A 1-hour hot air balloon flight with beautiful views across the Kent countryside 

  • 04

    The opportunity to join in the fun packing the balloon away 

  • 05

    A champagne celebration with Spitfire ale and soft drinks also available 

  • 06

    A personalised commemorative certificate signed by your pilot 

  • 07

    The opportunity to purchase photographs of your flight and souvenirs 

  • 08

    Return transfers to Eastwell Manor 


Available Dates

| From £299 per person

2nd July
6th August
17th September

To book, please call or email our team:

0343 224 1700 | 

Terms & Conditions

Sip and Glide package:

  • Full prepayment required in advance
  • Height and weight limits apply
  • Your contact details will be shared with the HAB operator for contact prior to the event (no marketing)
  • The property and operator reserve the right to postpone flights at short notice due to prevailing weather conditions
  • See below for important pre-flight information
  • Book at least 48 hours prior to desired booking date
  • Collection from Ashford Train Station – complementary
  • Additional beverages available at listed prices 

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