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Planning a Kelowna Shopping Trip? Tips for Shopping Near Kelowna Hotels
by Natalie Appleton
Whatever your tastes and whatever your budget, you’re sure to find the clothes, shoes, jewelry, housewares, and even wine to dress yourself and your table.
Kelowna shopping tips:
Downtown Kelowna offers a unique shopping experience amidst the backdrop of the beautiful Waterfront Park and the historic arts and business district. Bernard Avenue is home to dozens of boutiques, including shops like Funktional, where you’ll find an eclectic blend of jewellery, art and home decor crafted by local artists. In addition to retail stores, you’ll find a great mix of galleries, restaurants, pubs and cafes.
Tucked away into a hip little shopping district near the lake is Pandosy Village. Take in the trendy boutiques, cafes and the sun with the college crowd.
Kelowna is home to several big box outlets conveniently located near Kelowna hotels just off Highway 97. At the Central Park Power Centre you’ll find stores such as Urban Barn, Home Sense, Michaels and Home Depot as well as a good selection of chain restaurants, including the Cactus Club, Montana’s, Jugo Juice, and Extreme Pita.
Just a few blocks away is the Orchard Park Shopping Centre. Inside this 171-store mall you’ll find department stores such as Sears and The Bay as well as all the chains that carry your favourite labels, such as Gap and Chapters.
A trip to the Okanagan wouldn’t be complete without bringing back a few bottles of wine. The BC Wine Museum & VQA Wine Shop gives you a chance to taste some of our finest and learn about the industry. With 600 bottles of 100 per cent BC wine selling for winery prices on the shelves, you might want to bring your suitcase! Discover Wines in the Orchard Plaza also has an amazing selection of local wines as well as great service.
If you’re looking for Kelowna hotels with a convenient central location for your shopping trip, the BEST WESTERN PLUS Kelowna Hotels & Suites is just steps from the Orchard Park Shopping Centre and some of the most popular stores along Highway 97.