Destination guide

Delight in the lakeside landscape of Penticton

The area's wineries and festivals are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Penticton. This city's lake, wildlife and kayaking draw many visitors. Peach and Apex Alpine Resort are just a couple of the must-see attractions. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Penticton

Are you looking for things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Penticton a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Apex Alpine Resort (15.9 mi / 25.5 km)
  • LocoLanding Adventure Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • La Frenz Estate Winery (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Red Rooster Winery (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Poplar Grove Winery (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Hillside Estate Winery (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Penticton

If you're planning a holiday around the weather, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 27°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Penticton

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Penticton is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rotary Park (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Okanagan Beach (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Penticton Ikeda Japanese Garden (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Penticton Rose Garden (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Skaha Beach (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Sun-Oka Beach Provincial Park (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Penticton

The nearest airport is in Penticton, BC (YYF-Penticton Regional), located 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Kelowna, BC (YLW-Kelowna Intl.), which is 32.6 mi (52.4 km) away.

Where to stay near Penticton?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 400 holiday rentals near Penticton. From 203 Houses to 96 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Penticton for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Penticton:

  • Barona Beach Resort: 46 holiday homes
  • Southeast Kelowna: 22 holiday homes
  • South East Kelowna: 16 holiday homes
  • Southwest Mission: 37 holiday homes
  • Black Mountain: 25 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 Penticton?

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

  • Penticton Rose Garden: 418 holiday rentals
  • LocoLanding Adventure Park: 418 holiday rentals
  • Penticton Golf and Country Club: 403 holiday rentals
  • Penticton Museum and Archives: 409 holiday rentals
  • South Okanagan Events Centre: 407 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Penticton 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 Penticton?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 203 Houses in Penticton. Our other popular types of Penticton holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 96 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 21 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 21 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 Penticton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 60 holiday homes with pool available in Penticton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.