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Article Archive: December 1969

Green On The Go - Our Kelowna Hotel helps

Green On The Go - Our Kelowna Hotel helps "green" your vacation!

    When you hear the term "green travel", does your mind automatically think of vacationing in a remote environment, equipped with nothing but a pair of hiking boots and the desire to be one with nature? Well, that is one way to do it....but traveling green is something everyone can do on any kind…


Pets & Hotels Play Well Together - Furry guests get respect at our Kelowna Hotel!

Pets & Hotels Play Well Together - Furry guests get respect at our Kelowna Hotel!

Thinking about traveling with pets?   For anyone who has a beloved pet, you know how hard it is to leave them behind when you travel.  They get those big "sad eyes", look up at you, and silently plead for you to take them with you.  Or sit in your suitcase, preventing you from packing and at the same…


Fun with a Wee One: Summer Travel Ideas in Kelowna & Around BC

Fun with a Wee One: Summer Travel Ideas in Kelowna & Around BC

Being a mother of an almost 2 year old, it's a given that my holidays and weekends are mostly going to be associated with being family-friendly.  Before the wee one came, my husband and I mainly spent our free time downhill mountain biking, going on long road trips with random spontaneous stops, trying…


Kelowna Hotel: 2011 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

For Immediate Release Kelowna, BC, June 16th 2011 TripAdvisor, the world’s largest travel site has awarded a Certificate of Excellence to BEST WESTERN PLUS Kelowna Hotel & Suites. TripAdvisor awards a Certificate of Excellence to qualifying hotels/accommodations, attractions and restaurants listed…


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…