Nestled on Okanagan Lake, mid-way between Penticton in the south and Vernon in the north, Kelowna and Lake Okanagan are popular recreational and vacation areas. Try water skiing, wake boarding, swimming, golfing, fishing or ski nearby Big White Resort.
Kelowna and the whole Okanagan Valley is home to hundreds of small and large scale award winning wineries. No visit is complete without checking some out.
This area is located in the heart of the Okanagan Valley, between Kelowna and Vernon. It will come as no surprise that there are many lakes in this area. The popular Okanagan Lake is to the west, Wood Lake and Kalamalka Lake are to the east. If you want to explore the central Okanagan, this is a great area to find accommodation.
Vacation rentals in Lake Country range from condo rentals near most amenities to more private accommodations, hidden away behind the vineyards.
Big White Ski Resort is located 45 miles from Kelowna in the Central Interior of B.C, and is British Columbia’s second largest winter resort. Kelowna International Airport is less than an hour from the slope side village.
The base elevation is 1,775 meters, with daytime temperatures averaging -5ºC.
Silver Star Mountain Ski Resort, located just outside of Vernon BC in the beautiful Okanagan Valley makes for an excellent vacation destination. Not only is Silver Star one of BC’s most popular ski and snowboarding destinations but it offers a variety of activities for all four seasons.
While there are a variety of accommodation options available in the area, vacation home rentals is a popular choice. With ski in / ski out condo rentals and chalets available within the the resort, you will not be disappointed when you choose a vacation rental at Silver Star Mountain.
Nestled between Okanagan Lake and Skaha Lake to the south, Penticton provides wonderful accommodations. Imagine lakes, mountains, orchards and vineyards at your vacation rentals doorstep. Included in the Greater Penticton area is Summerland, Naramata, Okanagan Falls, Kalden and, of course, Penticton.
Penticton boasts 2000 hours of sunshine annually. The Okanagan area is considered to have some of the mildest winter temperatures in Canada. Summers are hot and sunny.
Located near Swan Lake, Kalamalka Lake and Okanagan Lake there is so much to do in this four season playground. Vernon is a vibrant and active community where outdoor recreational activities can be found in abundance.
In the winter ski or snowboard at world-class ski resort, Silver Star Mountain. In the summer enjoy a variety of water activities on any of the area lakes. Spring and autumn are perfect times for hiking and discovering all that nature has to offer. Vernon is home to some of Canada's most beautiful and challenging golf courses. Whether you are looking for a group golf vacation, a family ski trip, or a relaxing summer vacation at the beach, there is so much to do in Vernon.
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home in our wide selection of listings. Some other Okanagan locations worth mentioning are
Apex Mountain Resort,