Places to Stay

Stay and Play: Kelowna’s Hotel and Activity Packages

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Fairfield Inn and Suites by Marriott Kelowna

Hotel Packages Overview

As winter casts its serene spell over Kelowna, the city's hotels unwrap an array of enticing packages, blending luxurious stays with delightful experiences. These offerings, carefully curated for the colder months, promise a blend of relaxation, adventure, and culinary delight.

Prestige Beach House: Stay & Dine for $199

Indulge in a lakeside retreat at the Prestige Beach House, located across from the Hot Sands Beach. This elegant hotel offers the highest quality amenities and service, a fully equipped fitness room for the active traveller, and an exquisite on-site dining experience for the culinary aficionado. Their package includes a $25 dining credit to the West Coast Grill and Oyster Bar. It is valid for specific room types that introduce guests to lakeside luxury at an attractive price.

Holiday Inn Express & Suites: Stay and Dine

Embrace the season's savings at the Holiday Inn Express & Suites. This modern hotel is located in East Kelowna with many complimentary amenities including; breakfast, parking, fitness centre, business centre, pool & hot tub and an airport shuttle. This package includes one-night accommodation with breakfast, free parking and a 50-dollar gift card per stay for The Keg, Cactus Club or Joey Kelowna.

The Cove Lakeside Resort: A Suite of Offers

The Cove Lakeside Resort has many winter deals. It is a quiet and relaxing location on the shores of Okanagan Lake with spacious, private residence suites tucked among beautiful gardens. It's removed from the modern world but still close to the shops and restaurants of downtown Kelowna. The packages are plenty; from the 'Winter Suite Escape' offering Visa gift cards to spend at the restaurant or spa, to the 'WestCoast Residents’ Offer' granting special rates, and the 'Stay Longer, Save More' deal reducing rates for extended stays. Their 'Stay, Dine & Unwind' package elevates the experience with on-site dining and spa treatments.

Delta Hotels by Marriott Grand Okanagan Resort: Stay Longer for Less

A luxury hotel on the waterfront which includes a winter wonderland experience. Their Miracle on Water Street, where their cozy Après Fireside lounge with outdoor fire pits, and lagoon side dining domes make the magic of winter come to life. Delta Hotels by Marriott Grand Okanagan Resort has packages for the holidays, upgrades and longer stays. With tiered pricing based on the length of stay, guests can enjoy luxurious one or two-bedroom units, complemented by weekly housekeeping and discounts on food and beverages.

Four Points by Sheraton Kelowna Airport: A Trio of Treats

The Four Points by Sheraton at Kelowna Airport offers a prime location near the all the activities with a free shuttle from the airport. The hotel presents three unique offers: 'Fuel on Us' with dining credits and a gas card, 'Breakfast for a Buck' providing a budget-friendly morning meal, and 'Park Here Fly There' for convenient airport parking and shuttle service.

Fairfield Inn & Suites: Dine Local Restaurant Package

The Fairfield Inn & Suites is a new hotel in West Kelowna with a great pool, slide, hot tub and splash park for little children. The package deal enhances each night's stay with a $50 CAD gift certificate to select local restaurants, bringing the flavours of Kelowna closer to its guests. All restaurants are conveniently located within an easy 5-minute walk or drive, from the hotel.

Hotel Eldorado: Bed & Breakfast Package

Hotel Eldorado is an historical lakeside hotel that invites guests to revel in a stay that includes a sumptuous breakfast at the historic Lakeside Dining restaurant, combining comfort with culinary excellence. Relax and enjoy the genuine hospitality, heritage, and infinite warmth of Eldorado Resort.

Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton: Park & Go

The 'Park & Go' package at Hampton Inn & Suites near the airport offers seamless travel with parking and shuttle service to Kelowna International Airport, streamlining your journey.

Coast Capri Hotel: Good Morning Sunshine

Located minutes from downtown Kelowna and the lake, start your day right with the Coast Capri Hotel's 'Good Morning Sunshine' package, offering a significant discount and complimentary breakfasts to energize your explorations.

Sandman Hotel & Suites: Seniors Rate

The Sandman Hotel & Suites also close to downtown, honours seniors over 55 with a 25% discount of standard rates and a $10 food and beverage gift card per night, celebrating age with grace and value.

Highlighting Kelowna's Winter Activities

The true magic of a Kelowna winter lies in its breathtaking outdoor activities. The city transforms into a playground for snow enthusiasts and those seeking serene winter landscapes.

Big White and SilverStar Mountain Resorts: A Skier’s Paradise

Big White Ski Resort, a short drive from downtown, is a mecca for winter sports, offering Alpine and Nordic skiing, fat biking, snowshoeing, and ice skating. SilverStar Mountain Resort enchants with its European-inspired village and an extensive range of Alpine and Nordic trails, along with unique Snow Cat Tours and a lantern-lit dinner at Paradise Camp.

Outdoor Ice Skating and Snowshoeing

Experience the charm of skating alongside Okanagan Lake at Stuart Park or embark on a snowshoeing adventure along the Myra Canyon Trestles Trail, where nature's quiet beauty reigns supreme.

Winter Wine Touring

A uniquely Kelowna experience, winter wine touring allows you to admire vineyards blanketed in snow, a tranquil contrast to the bustling summer months.

Local Winter Events and Festivities

Kelowna’s winter calendar sparkles with events that capture the festive spirit. The Downtown Kelowna Winter Street Market & Light Up, Craft Culture’s Holiday Market, and the New York New Years celebration are just a few highlights. The Festival of Trees at Mission Hill Family Estate and a variety of theatre performances, including 'Elf, The Musical' and 'The Nutcracker,' add to the seasonal cheer.

Weather Considerations

While the surrounding mountains wear a thick blanket of snow, Kelowna city itself enjoys a milder winter climate. December and January, the coldest months, see temperatures ranging from 1°C to -6°C.

It's essential to pack appropriately for your winter visit, especially if your plans include outdoor activities. Near the lake and at higher elevations, temperatures can feel cooler, so warm clothing and layers are advisable. Although December is often overcast, the ski hills frequently rise above the clouds, offering sunny skiing conditions.


Kelowna in winter is a blend of serene landscapes, luxurious stays, and exhilarating activities. Whether you're cozying up in a prestigious hotel, carving the slopes, or enjoying the local festivities, Kelowna's winter packages offer something for every traveller. Embrace the winter season in Kelowna, where every stay is transformed into an unforgettable experience. Book your winter getaway now and discover the wonders of this four-season playground in its most magical form.