Destination guide

Friendly Okanagan-Similkameen will entice you

Enjoy the wineries and other features of Okanagan-Similkameen. Well known for its lake, bird watching and mountain views, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Take in top local attractions such as Apex Alpine Resort and Peach. 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 Okanagan-Similkameen

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Okanagan-Similkameen has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Apex Alpine Resort (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Nickel Plate Cross Country Ski Area (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Princeton Golf Club (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Robin Ridge (22.6 mi / 36.4 km)
  • Dirty Laundry Vineyard (22.6 mi / 36.4 km)
  • Thornhaven Estate Winery (22.8 mi / 36.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Okanagan-Similkameen

Travellers enjoy Okanagan-Similkameen for its lakeside setting and wildlife. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Okanagan-Similkameen is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bromley Rock Provincial Park (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Giant's Head Mountain (22.9 mi / 36.9 km)
  • Summerland Ornamental Gardens (23.8 mi / 38.3 km)
  • Penticton Rose Garden (23.9 mi / 38.4 km)
  • Sun-Oka Beach Provincial Park (23.9 mi / 38.5 km)
  • Gordon Beggs Rotary Beach (24.1 mi / 38.9 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Okanagan-Similkameen

Fly into Penticton, BC (YYF-Penticton Regional), the closest airport, located 23.9 mi (38.5 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 48.1 mi (77.5 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 901 holiday lettings around Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen. From 361 houses to 311 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen. From travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Penticton: 380 holiday homes
  • Apex Mountain: 91 holiday homes
  • Skaha Lake: 230 holiday homes
  • The Cottages on Osoyoos Lake: 24 holiday homes
  • Twin Lakes: 136 holiday homes offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Penticton: 380 holiday lettings
  • Osoyoos: 212 holiday lettings
  • Kelowna: 1,106 holiday lettings
  • Naramata: 293 holiday lettings
  • Lake Country: 899 holiday lettings

For other cities, 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 in Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen? offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen. From travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Penticton Marina: 391 holiday rentals
  • Okanagan Beach: 393 holiday rentals
  • Spotted Lake: 246 holiday rentals
  • Seven Stones Winery: 345 holiday rentals
  • Penticton and Wine Country Visitor Center: 385 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen listed on where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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