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The South Okanagan is a holiday destination you will not regret visiting. Find a holiday home along the Okanagan or Skaha Lake, shack up in a chalet rental at Apex Mountain Resort
, or take in the views of the Okanagan Valley from a luxury high-rise condo rental in Penticton
The South Okanagan is located in the Interior of British Columbia, approximately a four-hour drive east of Vancouver. It stretches from the town of Summerland in the north to the city of Osoyoos
in the south, along the Canada-United States border. The most populous area in the South Okanagan is the city of Penticton, which has about 40,000 residents. This sunshine-filled city has numerous accommodation options, ranging from lakefront vacation rentals to city central condo rentals.
The climate in the South Okanagan is hot and dry in the summer and cool, but mild in the winter. The Okanagan is considered to have the best climate in Canada so accommodation and vacation rentals are in demand all year round. Many flock to the Okanagan’s world-renowned ski resorts in winter, enjoying ski-in/ski-out lodging from chalets to condos. Apex Mountain Resort is just a thirty minute drive from Penticton.
Summer is a popular season in the South Okanagan. Attractions include lush orchards, wineries and vineyards, as well as the abundance of summer recreation activities such as boating, swimming, fishing, golfing and hiking. Temperatures have been known to reach thirty-five to forty degrees Celsius on a summer day, so spending time in the many lakes is a must. Owner Direct has your ideal vacation rental – you might even find one with it’s own private dock!
Penticton and Osoyoos tend to be the more popular choices for tourists, but the smaller towns should not be overlooked. The town of Keremeos is proud of it’s “wild west” looks and charm. It claims it is the best place to buy fruits and vegetables in British Columbia. Keremeos is the gateway to the stunning Cathedral Provincial Park, a must-see for outdoor enthusiasts. Oliver, just twenty-five kilometers north of the U.S. border, boasts some of the best-rated wines in the world. Summerland is wonderfully central, a small town situated between Penticton and Kelowna
. Here you will find beaches, orchards, vineyards and some amazing cafes and restaurants.
Whatever you desire for your vacation, Owner Direct has accommodations for you!