Destination guide

The lakeside setting of Kelowna is ready to explore

Enjoy the wineries and other features of Kelowna. Renowned for its lake, basketball games and bird watching, this city welcomes all visitors. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Kelowna

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Kelowna a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mission Creek Golf Club (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Michaelbrook Ranch Golf Club (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Beaumont Family Estate Winery (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • H2O Adventure and Fitness Centre (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Volcanic Hills Estate Winery (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Little Straw Vineyard (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Kelowna

Kelowna is famous for its panoramic lake views, beautiful gardens and wildlife. Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Kelowna is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kasugai Gardens (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • City Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Waterfront Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Guisachan Heritage Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Knox Mountain Park (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Okanagan Lake (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Kelowna

Fly into Kelowna, BC (YLW-Kelowna Intl.), the closest airport, located 6.8 mi (10.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Penticton, BC (YYF-Penticton Regional), which is 29.8 mi (48 km) away.

Where to stay near Kelowna?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,198 holiday rentals near Kelowna. From 440 Houses to 109 Cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Kelowna for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Kelowna?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Kelowna:

  • South Pandosy: 211 holiday homes
  • South East Kelowna: 16 holiday homes
  • North Glenmore: 76 holiday homes
  • Rutland: 30 holiday homes
  • Black Mountain: 22 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Kelowna?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Kelowna. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Okanagan Lavender & Herb Farm: 1,111 holiday rentals
  • UBC-Okanagan: 1,183 holiday rentals
  • Cedar Creek Estate Winery: 1,116 holiday rentals
  • Kasugai Gardens: 1,184 holiday rentals
  • Arlo's Honey Farm: 1,112 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Kelowna listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Kelowna?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 440 Houses in Kelowna. Our other popular types of Kelowna holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 109 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 518 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 109 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kelowna?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 679 holiday homes with pool available in Kelowna. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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