Where to stay around Sun Peaks?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 280 holiday lettings near Sun Peaks. From 121 condos to 32 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Sun Peaks is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • British Columbia Wildlife Park: 279 holiday lettings
  • Sundance Express: 305 holiday lettings
  • Elevation Ski Lift: 295 holiday lettings
  • Chase Canyon Treetop Flyers: 406 holiday lettings
  • Crystal Ski Lift: 289 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Sun Peaks 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 condos in Sun Peaks?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 121 condos in Sun Peaks. Our other popular types of Sun Peaks holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 32 self catering accommodations
  • Lodges: 25 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 20 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Sun Peaks?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 32 holiday homes with pool available in Sun Peaks. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday home, condo or house in Sun Peaks, British Columbia, Canada your home away from home

    The aptly named Sun Peaks is a year round resort nestled in the mountains of interior British Columbia and is situated about 30 miles (50km) north east of Kamloops, the nearest major city. Best known as a ski resort, Sun Peaks is becoming one of the Interior BC’s best and most popular ski resorts and is continuing to grow. Sun Peaks accommodation is not just for skiers though as this is also a top destination for mountain biking, golfing and hiking too.

    Things to do on holiday in Sun Peaks, British Columbia, Canada

    Although Sun Peaks got its name as a ski resort this is quickly becoming a popular year round resort too. Skiers, snowboarders, and winter sports enthusiasts will love staying in self catering accommodation in Sun Peaks and although the resort is not as large as places like Whistler it is far less crowded. There are an impressive 121 runs here with the longest being 5 miles (8km) long, and they are split over three mountains. In addition to downhill skiing there are many cross country and snowshoe trails to explore too, or try ice skating. Around Sun Peaks there are also many places to enjoy snowmobiling, or perhaps try some ice fishing on one of the local lakes.

    During the summer Sun Peaks holiday homes are popular with a different market of holidaymakers. Mountain biking is very popular here and there are many great trails to enjoy on the mountains, plus this is the location of several bike races throughout the season. If hiking is more your thing there’s plenty of this to enjoy from your Sun Peaks self catering accommodation too, plus the village has a sports centre with outdoor swimming pool, basketball court, and tennis courts. Golfers will enjoy staying at Sun Peaks too as there’s an excellent golf course here, plu several more in the vicinity.

    Places to visit on holiday in Sun Peaks, British Columbia, Canada

    Although Sun Peaks accommodation is situated up a mountain the resort is not in the middle of nowhere. A 45 minute drive will bring you to the city of Kamloops where you can enjoy shopping and attractions such as the BC Wildlife Park or the Heritage Railway. There are numerous other towns within reach too and there’s often something going as such as a Rodeo, a Farmers Market, or a Pow Wow.

    The weather in Sun Peaks, British Columbia, Canada

    It’s not called Sun Peaks for nothing! When you stay in self catering accommodation in Sun Peaks you will be staying in one of the sunniest spots in Canada. During the winter it may be cold here but the skies are often blue with not a cloud to be seen. The snow is very powdery, great for skiing, on account of the dry atmosphere. During the summer temperatures are warm and pleasant, perfect for enjoying outdoor activities.

    Flights to Sun Peaks, British Columbia, Canada

    There are several options for getting to accommodation in Sun Peaks. The closest airport is Kamloops, about 45 minutes drive and you fly to Kamloops from several Canadian cities such as Vancouver or Calgary. Alternatively fly to Vancouver and drive to Sun Peaks, about a 4.5 hours drive.

    Activities and attractions in Sun Peaks

    Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in town? Travellers enjoy fun activities like skiing, cycling and golfing. Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Sun Peaks has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Sun Peaks Golf Course (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
    • Sun Peaks Resort (9 mi / 14.4 km)
    • Roderick Haig-Brown Provincial Park (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
    • Adams Lake Recreation Conference Centre (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
    • Talking Rock Golf Course (16 mi / 25.7 km)
    • Sunshore Golf Course (16 mi / 25.8 km)

    Seasonal weather in Sun Peaks

    Sun Peaks is well known for its skiing. To make the most of the cold weather activities, you might consider visiting in January, March, February or December, when snowfall averages 164.55 inches and temperatures average -10°F.

    Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Sun Peaks

    Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Sun Peaks. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Roderick Haig-Brown Provincial Park (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
    • Niskonlith Lake Provincial Park (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)
    • Paul Lake Provincial Park (19.8 mi / 31.9 km)
    • Shuswap Lake Provincial Park (21.8 mi / 35.1 km)