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.

Can I find a vacation rental around Kelowna?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 905 vacation rentals near Kelowna. From 454 flats & apartments to 382 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Kelowna for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

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

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Kelowna:

  • Black Mountain: 19 vacation rentals
  • Kelowna Central Business District: 218 vacation rentals
  • Crawford: 15 vacation rentals
  • South Central: 46 vacation rentals
  • Rutland: 22 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Kelowna?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Kelowna. From Vrbo UK travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Downtown Kelowna: 226 vacation rentals
  • Harvest Golf Club: 899 vacation rentals
  • Okanagan Lavender & Herb Farm: 841 vacation rentals
  • The Old Woodshed Kelowna: 901 vacation rentals
  • UBC-Okanagan: 890 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Flats in Kelowna?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 454 Flats in Kelowna. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Kelowna include:

  • Houses: 382 rentals available
  • Cabins: 96 rentals available
  • Resorts: 16 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Kelowna?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 565 vacation rentals with pool available in Kelowna. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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