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How to Tell if Kelowna Pet Friendly Hotels Are Truly Welcoming

How to Tell if Kelowna Pet Friendly Hotels Are Truly Welcoming

There’s a wave of travellers coming to the Okanagan seeking out pet friendly hotels in Kelowna to accommodate their four-legged companions. Having a place that accepts your dog is hugely beneficial for some vacationers. But just because a hotel says it’s ‘pet friendly’ doesn’t mean it’s really going to welcome your Rex.


Hotels in Kelowna Charged up for E-mazing Race

Hotels in Kelowna Charged up for E-mazing Race

Start anywhere. End anywhere—that’s the approach organizers are adopting for the 2015 E-Mazing Race (EMR), which started May 27 in Halifax. This electric vehicle (EV) rally is an environmentally conscious event with an emphasis on fun and interactivity, and one of the more innovative hotels in Kelowna is happy to offer a pit stop along the way.


Kelowna Pet Friendly Hotels: The Ultimate in Pawsitive Reinforcement

Kelowna Pet Friendly Hotels: The Ultimate in Pawsitive Reinforcement

Rewarding your pets for good behaviour is textbook training. If they do something good, you reinforce the action with a treat, perhaps a milkbone, a nice belly rub or even something as simple as verbal praise. But for those times when Fido really gets it right, why not go all out and treat them to a stay at one of the Kelowna pet friendly hotels in the area?


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.