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Article Archive: December 1969

Press Release: Best Western Kelowna Hotel Sponsors Champion for the Environment Award

Press Release: Best Western Kelowna Hotel Sponsors Champion for the Environment Award

To support fellow environmental stewards in the Okanagan, BEST WESTERN PLUS Kelowna Hotel & Suites has sponsored the same environmental award we received two years ago. The 2012 Champion for the Environment business category award was given to the hotel in recognition of our sustainable efforts and we're proud to be recognizing other businesses for their contribution to a greener world.


Must-do Activities When Tying the Knot at Hotels in Kelowna

Must-do Activities When Tying the Knot at Hotels in Kelowna

You’ve come to the Okanagan to say the two most meaningful, heart-felt words to the one you love—I do. Many engaged couples choose to stay at hotels in Kelowna for their nuptials, and for good reason. The valley offers a variety of stunning wedding backdrops, and there’s also plenty for couples, wedding parties and guests to do before the big day.


Hotels in Kelowna Will Get Your Heart Pumping with Flyboarding Excursions

Hotels in Kelowna Will Get Your Heart Pumping with Flyboarding Excursions

If you’ve ever seen a YouTube video of someone flyboarding, you’ll agree it’s kind of like watching Ironman fly, with a little James Bond gadgetry thrown in for good measure. It might look like a physically challenging exercise but guests staying at hotels in Kelowna are quickly realizing it’s not as hard as it looks.


Outings from Hotels in Kelowna: Experience Okanagan Lake without a Powerboat

Outings from Hotels in Kelowna: Experience Okanagan Lake without a Powerboat

It’s that time of year when locals and visitors staying at hotels in Kelowna start looking towards Okanagan Lake and raising the courage to dip their toes in the slightly chilly waters. A few hardy souls can be seen as early as April, clad in thick wetsuits as they’re towed behind impressive wakeboard boats. For them, the goose bumps are worth it because they love having the lake to themselves.


3 Ways to Mix Business with Pleasure at Kelowna Hotels

3 Ways to Mix Business with Pleasure at Kelowna Hotels

People who visit Kelowna hotels on vacation might not understand this, but traveling for business can be a bit of a grind. Both will have access to the same amenities at a hotel, but the difference for the business traveler is it could be their fifth hotel stay of a month-long trip, at which point the process can start to feel a little repetitive. For business travelers that are struggling to keep a positive outlook while on the road, here are a few helpful suggestions that’ll break up the monotony of a trip.