- Season: October / November – April
- Province: British Colombia
- Accommodation: Some staff accommodation is offered, however housing is easily found
- Min Age: 19
- Jobs: Central Reservations, Front Desk, Hotel Bellman, Hotel Duty Manager, Housekeeping, Maintenance And Laundry
- Interview Locations: Australia (Skype)
With a population of approximately 123,500, Kelowna is the largest city in British Columbia’s Okanagan Valley. Bordering Okanagan Lake, Kelowna is well known for its hot summers and temperate winters. Kelowna is one of the most liveable cities in Canada. In the recent Canada Pulse survey, 90% of residents reported "My city is a great place to live".
A staff bus is available if you choose this option. The bus departs Kelowna bright and early every morning and returns to town at 5pm. Staff can pay for the bus on a single ride basis, so if your plans change, there’s no leftover bus pass to deal with.
Kelowna boasts all the amenities of a major city: fine dining, unique shops and vibrant culture, yet orchards and vineyards thrive within a 10-minute drive of the downtown core. Spectacular vistas await those ready to explore. A delightful day can be spent sampling the award-winning wines of our numerous internationally-acclaimed wineries, while several championship golf courses draw enthusiasts from all parts of the globe.
Situated on the eastern shore of Okanagan Lake mid-way between Penticton in the south and Vernon in the north, Kelowna residents and tourists alike find the lake offers wonderful opportunities for boating, swimming or fishing. The nearby mountains attract hikers, skiers and outdoor enthusiasts of all descriptions. Three major ski hills are within a one-hour drive.
Nightlife & Pubs
Kelowna, BC has over 30 nightlife options that are sure to make any visitor feel like a local. Kelowna has welcomed many internationally acclaimed artists, bands and DJs, but Kelowna is also home to some of the greatest local artists anywhere in British Columbia. With Kelowna nightlife, there is something here for everyone to enjoy.