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.


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 features

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.

How many holiday rentals are available around Kelowna?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,106 holiday lettings around Kelowna. From 534 flats & apartments to 354 houses, 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.

Can I rent a lake-view property in Kelowna?

If you're craving a peaceful pause, it’s time to spend some time lakeside. You'll feel like you're at adult summer camp — no collective singing Kumbaya necessary. HomeAway has 346 rental properties close to lakes ready to be booked. Alternatively, you might like to go for another style of setting. HomeAway has plenty of options to pick from, including:

  • 283 mountain-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 246 beachfront holiday accommodation options.
  • 189 lakefront holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a condo in Kelowna?

Sharing is good. But sharing bunks and bathrooms with a bunch of strangers can be a bit tiring. Make the most of the time you have with your loved ones in a condo rental. The extra space and convenience is hard to beat. In this destination, HomeAway has 402 to pick from. Book right now and you could part with as little as £46 a night. If that doesn't agree with your family's taste, we have a range of different self-catering accommodation options to select from, such as:

  • House: 382 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £48 per night.
  • Cottage: 94 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £86 per night.
  • Apartment: 59 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £36 per night.

Can I stay in Kelowna in a large group?

Whether you're embarking on a holiday with the family or spending a week away with your old school crew, it's a whole lot of fun hanging out under the same roof! And the best news is that HomeAway has options to suit you. Why not have a look at the 182 condo holiday rentals featured here? They're the most popular option for big groups of travellers. In the area, the properties that can accommodate bigger groups include:

  • If yours is a crew of 6, we have 778 properties to rent ideal for that size. Spend a night from just £58.
  • Keen to find a holiday rental for 8 guests? We have 414 that will serve you well. The starting price is £55 per night.
  • Hunting down properties for rent to suit 5 guests? You'll be happy to discover we have 134 that'll be ideal. You can score one from just £74 a night.

So don't fret! When you book with us you can bring along your uncle, your grandpa and all your mates to Kelowna.

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Kelowna?

HomeAway is here to help you reunite with your nearest and dearest. Providing a variety of value-packed holiday rentals, you're sure to discover a fabulous pad that caters to your whole group. Quail Ridge is a great area to consider if you want to keep an eye on your budget. HomeAway has 43 holiday rentals, and the average price is a very agreeable £135 per night. You'll find another 202 HomeAway holiday rentals waiting to be booked in or around South Pandosy - K.L.O. The average price here is £153 a night.

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