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3 Must-do Activities While Staying at Hotels in Kelowna in July

3 Must-do Activities While Staying at Hotels in Kelowna in July

There’s never a bad time to visit the Okanagan, but to see it at its finest, July is one of the best times of year to book your hotels in Kelowna. There’s so much to see and do with all of the lakes and surrounding nature, but when you throw in the local special events going on this time of year, you really are spoiled for choice.


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.


4 Exciting Ways to Experience Okanagan Wine Tours

4 Exciting Ways to Experience Okanagan Wine Tours

Half the excitement of Okanagan wine tours is getting to experience the vineyards and see firsthand how the winemaking process unfolds. The other half, of course, is sampling the goods and choosing your favourite varietals. How you arrive at those Okanagan wineries is up to you, but there are plenty of intriguing modes of transport you might not have considered.


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.