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March 21, 2011 | by Christina Van

5 Benefits of Shuttle Service for Kelowna Airport Hotels

5 Benefits of Shuttle Service for Kelowna Airport Hotels

Your flight was on-time, your luggage was one of the first loaded onto the carousel and now you’re looking forward to unwinding at one of the Kelowna hotels near the airport. If you’re not overly familiar with the Okanagan, one of the more reliable ways of reaching your final destination from Kelowna International Airport (YLW) is preplan a shuttle service. Compared to other modes of transport, a shuttle is an ideal choice. Here’s why.


Can’t Find Kelowna Hotel Deals This Summer? Try These Cost-Saving Methods Instead

Can’t Find Kelowna Hotel Deals This Summer? Try These Cost-Saving Methods Instead

Summertime in the Okanagan is peak travel season, which means finding the best Kelowna hotel deals can be a tricky affair. Following the age-old rules of supply-and-demand, prices are at high-season rates this time of year. That doesn’t mean deals can’t be had, but it does mean you’ll have to be a little more creative to find them.


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.


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?


Kelowna Realtors Understand Why Okanagan Vacations Turn into Lifelong Affairs

Kelowna Realtors Understand Why Okanagan Vacations Turn into Lifelong Affairs

Kelowna realtors have seen it happen all too often. A family or a couple come to the beautiful Okanagan Valley for a summer holiday, and end up staying a whole lot longer—as in permanently. Whether it’s the allure of the endless acres of nearby vineyards and orchards and the tantalizing bounties they offer, or the endless seasonal activities the region has to offer, people are constantly enchanted by the City of Kelowna. If your trip just wasn’t long enough, and you’re considering relocation to the area, our Kelowna realtors at Quincy Vrecko and Associates have compiled some information regarding some of the specific Kelowna neighbourhoods you’ll find useful.