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Okanagan Attractions

November 22, 2012 | by Christina Van

A Guide to Downhill Skiing & Snowboarding Near Kelowna Hotels

A Guide to Downhill Skiing & Snowboarding Near Kelowna Hotels

The Okanagan is a paradise for skiers and snowboarders. With incredible snowpack, warm temperatures and stunning terrain, ski resorts across the valley offer world-class snowboarding and skiing, just a short drive away from Kelowna hotels.


From Kelowna to Australia and Africa: Exotic Animal Attractions in the Okanagan

From Kelowna to Australia and Africa: Exotic Animal Attractions in the Okanagan

Our Kelowna hotel may be in the middle of the Okanagan Valley in British Columbia, but we're surprisingly close to a range of exotic animals. You'll find anything from crocodiles and kangaroos to zebras and parrots. When you and your family are looking for unique and fun things to do in Kelowna, consider an excursion to one of these animal farms.


Halloween in Kelowna: Hotels to Haunted Festivities

Halloween in Kelowna: Hotels to Haunted Festivities

Are you spending Halloween in the Okanagan? Several Kelowna Hotels are just blocks away from some unique and thrilling entertainment, including a comedy special and an indie drama.


Wood, Woody & Wine: Three October Live Music Events in Kelowna

Wood, Woody & Wine: Three October Live Music Events in Kelowna

There are a lot of good reasons to visit Kelowna in October, including three events where great wine and world-class performances are being served. If you’ll be in the Okanagan for Thanksgiving, book your stay at one of the city’s Kelowna hotels a few days early so you can see at least one of these three featured performers.


The Okanagan in October: Golfing and Harvesting Apples near Kelowna Hotels

The Okanagan in October: Golfing and Harvesting Apples near Kelowna Hotels

Fall is one of the most beautiful seasons in the valley, and it’s also one of the best times to stay at Kelowna hotels because of two of our most precious resources: apples and golf courses.