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Article Archive: May 2011

Can Kelowna Hotels Make You Smarter?

Over the past couple of years, Kelowna hotels - including the Best Western Kelowna - have begun to offer free wireless internet connection as a standard offering to guests. Travellers used to have to hard-wire their computer to the hotel room’s phone line in order to have world wide web access. Although…


Kelowna Hotels Getting Ready for FUN!

Kelowna Hotels Getting Ready for FUN!

What do you have planned this May? Kelowna hotels are gearing up for 3 days of family fun.  The Rotary Okanagan International Children’s Festival is May 26 - 28.  Visitors will arrive with great anticipation to see talent from all over the world - and we’re sure they won’t be disappointed. Kelowna hotels…


Should Kelowna Hotels Get More Active?

Should Kelowna Hotels Get More Active?

Last month, we posted a link to an article exploring that because of rising fuel costs, many people are traveling to the US to catch air flights. As a follow-up, Best Western Kelowna Hotel is wondering... can the Kelowna hotel scene do anything to be proactive in the fight against rising oil and gas…


Protect Your Kelowna Hotel Vacation from Tragedy

Protect Your Kelowna Hotel Vacation from Tragedy

Dinner reservations, a night at the movies, a shopping adventure... most plans can be canceled without a big financial loss if you had a sudden emergency. However, what happens when illness, injury or tragedy strikes the day before you are to depart on that Kelowna vacation you’ve been dreaming about…


Spring Wine Festival & Best Western Kelowna

Spring Wine Festival & Best Western Kelowna

The month of May is cause for much celebration here in the Okanagan. Beautiful weather and ability to put away winter shoes in exchange for sandals is certainly part of it, but here in the Valley we also welcome the Spring Wine Festival. The Spring Wine Festival is a tradition that vineyard owners and…