Touring and tastings at the Okanagan Valley wineries is a popular pastime summer, spring, winter and fall. Some of them are very close, with the famous Mission Hill Vineyard and Quail’s Gate Winery are about 15 minutes away. Visit them at your leisure or we can arrange a chauffeured afternoon or full day tour with Okanagan Wine Tours.
Four seasonal wine festivals are hosted annually, with over 165 events. The Okanagan Valleys’ 10 day October Wine Festival coincides with harvest and continues to be ranked as one of the top 100 events in North America by the American Business Association.
The golfing season seems endless beginning as early as March and ending as late as November. Kelowna alone boasts 20 exceptional golf courses and there are many more within a short drive up or down the Okanagan Valley.
Mini golf with putting on natural grass is a popular choice as well, and can be found right on our doorstep as you enter the Casa Loma area.
Bring along your boat and rent a slip at our docks. The family will enjoy cruising Lake Okanagan, water skiing, wake and paddle boarding, para-sailing, swimming off the boat platform in a quiet bay and exploring new shoreline or Rattlesnake Island.
Boat and sea doo rentals can be arranged in advance with various local marinas. Dinner cruises are a pleasant summer pastime with several operators’ located just minutes away in Kelowna.
Kelowna will surprise you with its wide selection of private, boutique and box stores, including major shopping centers, where you can be tempted to spend to your heart’s desire on those holiday extras. There are movie and live theatres close by, as well as family water parks, fitness centers, walking and biking trails, rock climbing, horseback riding, zip lines, Farmer’s markets for local produce and crafts, bowling, go-karts, museums, art galleries, paint ball and laser tag, laze in the sun at one of Kelowna’s public beaches or pamper yourself at a luxurious spa or salon. You may also want to visit our local orchard and enjoy their seasonal fruit.
Satisfy the most discerning taste buds at one of Kelowna’s exquisite variety of dining establishments or paint the town red at a fast-paced night spot or neighborhood pub. From classic to ethnic or simplistic to sophisticated, Kelowna has many savory culinary choices. Choose from lakeside patios and terraces as you watch sailboats breeze by or take a break from the sun and cool off inside. Internationally acclaimed for our local wine selection and blessed with a bountiful harvest, the Okanagan now attracts internationally acclaimed chefs who celebrate and educate the harmonious pairings of wine and locally sourced fresh food.
Casa Loma Lakeshore Resort is the perfect spot to start your winter vacation. Our central location is the ideal jump off spot to take you to all three world class ski resorts in the Okanagan Valley. Be sure to visit Big White just 45 minutes north east of the Resort, Silver Star just minutes outside of Vernon or Apex Mountain just an hour to the south near Penticton. Crystal Mountain ski hill in West Kelowna is a popular family hill for skiing, snowboarding and snowshoe trails. Top notch cross country ski trails are found at Silver Star & Big White plus the Telemark Ski area in West Kelowna. The community also offers bussing to some of the Ski Resorts.
Casa Loma Lakeshore Resort
2777 Casa Loma Road