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Green & Environment

March 21, 2011 | by Christina Van

Guest Post: Gardening with Biodegradable Pots

Guest Post: Gardening with Biodegradable Pots

We know many of our Kelowna hotel guests have tried to reduce their carbon footprint and environmental impact. However, being green shouldn't start and stop while travelling - why not bring some of those "green" thoughts back home?


Kelowna's Green Hotel - Where Every Day is Earth Day

Kelowna's Green Hotel - Where Every Day is Earth Day

It doesn't sound like enough for hotels in Kelowna to only dedicate one hour or one day to raising awareness of environmental issues and committing to better green practices for our beautiful planet. That's why we decided awhile back that every day is Earth Day at our Kelowna Hotel!


We're Counting Down to Earth Hour at Our Kelowna Hotel

We're Counting Down to Earth Hour at Our Kelowna Hotel

What do you get when hundreds of millions of people, including our Kelowna hotel staff and guests, plan to participate in a global effort to draw awareness to protecting the planet?  You get Earth Hour! On March 31, 2012 at 8:30pm, dedicated people from all over the world will unite and show their…


Kelowna Hotel Appreciates the Beauty of the Okanagan

Kelowna Hotel Appreciates the Beauty of the Okanagan

  Our Kelowna hotel was just given Carbon-Neutral Certification by LivClean and EcoStay! LivClean is a Canadian organization with global reach, devoted to offering quality carbon offset products and solutions to both individuals and organizations.  EcoStay recognizes hotels, like the Best Western Kelowna…


Green Meetings Are Key At Our Kelowna Hotel

Green Meetings Are Key At Our Kelowna Hotel

We've mentioned the benefits of green travel and the importance of hotels to be actively green, but did you know that when doing business at our Kelowna hotel you can now send some extra love to the earth?   The Best Western PLUS Kelowna Hotel & Suites has recently been awarded a 4 Green Key Meetings…