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Article Archive: December 1969

Where Do You Take-Off?

Where Do You Take-Off?

2010 saw a growing number of Canadians travel to the United States before hopping a plane for both personal and business travel. Rising airport taxes, fees and surcharges in Canada are a large contributor. Canadian hotels, airports and related businesses are noticing the impact on their bottom lines. This…


Kelowna - A Great Place to Honeymoon

Kelowna - A Great Place to Honeymoon

Kelowna: A Great Place to Honeymoon! Wedding season is drawing near. Whether you plan to visit Kelowna as your honeymoon destination, or you live here and will be honeymooning in your hometown, there are many romantic and memorable options. We’ve compiled a few ideas for you.  These are all things you…


Awards and Recognition for Best Western Plus Kelowna Hotel

2016 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence   2015 TripAdvisor Hall of Fame—Recognition of receiving the TripAdvisor 'Certificate of Excellence for five consecutive years 2015 EcoBase Certified—Recognition that we are carbon conscious   2014 TripAdvisor GreenLeaders Gold Winner 2014…


Carbon Offsetting

Carbon Offsetting

Every time we use energy to power our lights and heat our rooms and water at our Kelowna hotel, greenhouse gases are released into the air that have a negative impact on the global environment and sustainable living. These greenhouse gas emissions are causing the Earth’s climate to change in a way that…


Things to Consider and Research When Choosing a Hotel

Things to Consider and Research When Choosing a Hotel

Booking a hotel can be a stressful and time-consuming task. Scrawling across pages and pages of various internet sites and visiting travel agents can turn what