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March 21, 2011

Unwinding at Hotels in Kelowna Before the Back to School Rush

Unwinding at Hotels in Kelowna Before the Back to School Rush

Summer has a funny way of sneaking past you. You blink, and before you know it, it’s already August and the back-to-school bonanza is upon you. But before you begrudgingly accept that summer has almost past, there’s still time to arrange a getaway to one of the hotels in Kelowna. If you feel like you’ve spent your precious summer pulling weeds in the backyard, or sanding and staining your deck, you should consider treating yourself to one final retreat before the weather starts to deteriorate.


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?