Discover a vacation destination that lets you leave behind all your worries and enjoy life’s simple pleasures in the beautiful Thompson Okanagan region. Tucked between the incredible stretch of vineyards and the soft sandy shores of Lake Okanagan rests the Summerland Waterfront Resort & Spa. This luxurious British Columbia resort features 115 condo-style accommodations and many exciting activities that will make your vacation one to remember.
With Kelowna just 45 minutes to the north and Penticton 15 minutes south, Summerland Waterfront Resort rests in the heart of the Okanagan wine country. This ideal home-base offers you breathtaking views of the area and a wealth of adventures to enjoy throughout your stay. Start with a day out on the blue waters of Lake Okanagan; SWR Boat Rentals offers a fleet of boats including Sea Ray and Malibu boats, Sea-Doos, canoes, stand-up paddle boards and much more. The resort also features wakeboarding lessons, and exciting waterskiing or kneeboarding trips across the water.
Of course the resort’s ideal wine country location means you can’t go a visit without exploring some of the most amazing wineries. "A recent readers poll by USA Today ranked BC’s Okanagan Valley #2 in a list of the world’s 10 best wine regions to visit. That's a huge honour, especially since Summerland is in the centre of it all," said General Manager, Tom Matthews.
With over 200 wineries in the Okanagan Valley, it’s British Columbia’s primary wine region, so you are guaranteed an exceptional experience during your Summerland stay. The resort offers wine tour packages to Bottleneck Drive and Naramata Bench, both of which feature breathtaking views and let you indulge in some incredible wine tastings.
The Summerland area also offers plenty of other outdoor activities to enjoy all year long. Soak up the natural setting on a refreshing hiking or biking trip, go out on a viewing of the orchard blossoms in the spring, or try your hand at apple harvesting in the fall. The Okanagan Fall Wine Festival is a must during that time; you’re sure to catch sight of the beautiful foliage, too. Winter-lovers can explore the area on snowmobiling and snowshoeing excursions, or can hit the slopes at the some of the local world-class ski resorts in the area including the Apex Ski Area.
When you’re not out and about, you’re sure to feel right at home at the resort. Their spacious accommodations are equipped with modern touches such as Hypnos pillow top mattresses and duvet bedding, full-kitchens with stainless steel appliances, and flat-screen televisions with cable and DVD players. Their large outdoor geothermal heated pool lets you start the day off with a soothing soak, while the Beyond Wrapture Day Spa offers an impressive list of rejuvenating massages that will make you feel better than ever. Top it all off with two incredible onsite restaurants which serve up a wide range of delectable treats to keep you satisfied throughout your stay.
All of this together is sure to make your British Columbia vacation something truly memorable. Unwind in comfort at the Summerland Waterfront Resort & Spa and bask in the wondrous views and adventures that the Okanagan has to offer!