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Featured Hostels in Kelowna

Samesun Kelowna
2 out of 5
245 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna, BC
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The price is CA $68 per night from Mar 6 to Mar 7

Located in Kelowna Central Business District, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of City Park and Kelowna Art Gallery. Prospera Place and Waterfront Park ...

3.7/5Good! (145 reviews)

"Simply fantastic and great hosts I can’t wait to stay again"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 20, 2021

Samesun Kelowna
Kelowna Okanagan Lake Hostel
2 out of 5
730 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna, BC
The price is CA $83 per night from Apr 2 to Apr 3

Located in Central Okanagan, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Columbia Mountains, Okanagan Lake, and Prospera Place. Kelowna General Hospital is 1.1 ...

2.1/5 (42 reviews)

"I was really surprised at how quiet n peaceful it was there n the washroom n shower area were also up to my standards I would most definitely recommend checking this hostel out"…"

Reviewed on Jul. 7, 2020

Kelowna Okanagan Lake Hostel
University of British Columbia - UBC Okanagan Campus
1.5 out of 5
1290 International Mews, Kelowna, BC
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Located in Central Okanagan, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Columbia Mountains and UBC-Okanagan. Okanagan Golf Club and Shadow Ridge Golf Club are ...

3.7/5Good! (433 reviews)
UBC Residence...okay, but uncomfortable sleeping.

"The room was clean, and had the basic items, although there shampoo and conditioner, as well as facial tissue was not provided. The mattresses were extremely uncomfortable, and the linens were not nice. The comforter was old, faded, and worn out. The campus and views were quite nice. Staff was helpful. ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 19, 2019

University of British Columbia - UBC Okanagan Campus
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Kelowna International Hostel
1.5 out of 5
2343 Pandosy Street, Kelowna, BC
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Located in South Pandosy, this beach hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Columbia Mountains and Kelowna General Hospital. Okanagan Lake and Prospera Place are ...

4.4/5Excellent! (5 reviews)

"Nice hostel, public area a bit small, dormroom clean, friendly staff,"…"

Reviewed on Sep. 28, 2015

Kelowna International Hostel
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Delta Hotels by Marriott Grand Okanagan Resort

Delta Hotels by Marriott Grand Okanagan Resort

4 out of 5
1310 Water St, Kelowna, BC
The price is CA $151 per night from Mar 6 to Mar 7
4.2/5Excellent! (985 reviews)

"Everything was great! Expect I was a little disappointed they charge $24 for parking per day"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 28, 2021

Delta Hotels by Marriott Grand Okanagan Resort
Sandman Hotel & Suites Kelowna

Sandman Hotel & Suites Kelowna

3 out of 5
2130 Harvey Ave, Kelowna, BC
The price is CA $93 per night from Mar 6 to Mar 7
3.5/5Good! (1,100 reviews)

"It had a nice pool area and the rooms were nice. I wasn't happy that the hallway by my room was vacuumed at 5:30 am. Also i was located near an ice machine and those are loud at 1 am"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 5, 2021

Sandman Hotel & Suites Kelowna
Manteo at Eldorado Resort

Manteo at Eldorado Resort

3.5 out of 5
3762 Lakeshore Rd, Kelowna, BC
The price is CA $139 per night from Mar 7 to Mar 8
4.4/5Excellent! (995 reviews)
Liz is wonderful!

"We were out of our home locally for reno's and this was a perfect home away from home for our family. Very pleased."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 12, 2021

Manteo at Eldorado Resort
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What Is a Hostel?

If you're looking for an affordable place to stay in Kelowna, there are 290 accommodation options here to pick from, including hostels. These dorm-style accommodations come in lots of forms, but they all have three main things in common:

  • Budget prices
  • A social environment
  • Shared rooms (though many have private options too)

By staying at a hostel in Kelowna, you can reduce your spending on lodging and save more of your money for exploring during your trip. You'll find sporting events and other activities to enjoy, and the lake views create an appealing natural setting.

Hostels in Kelowna

You might be curious, what are some popular hostels in Kelowna? According to our customers' reviews, these have the highest ratings:

Samesun Kelowna - Located within a 20-minute walk of Prospera Place and Kelowna General Hospital. Property features include free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking.

Kelowna Okanagan Lake Hostel - Located within a 20-minute walk of Prospera Place. You can take advantage of free WiFi and free parking, as well as a shared/communal kitchen. Rooms come with showers and desks.

Kelowna International Hostel - Located within a 5-minute walk of Kelowna General Hospital. You can take advantage of free breakfast and free WiFi, as well as free parking.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Kelowna?

Good weather's always better when you want to venture out and explore, so here's some information that may be helpful:

  • The hottest months are typically July and August, while January and December are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 55° F and nighttime temperatures average 19° F
  • April-June: 78° F is the daytime average and 31° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 82° F and nighttime averages are around 38° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 63° F during the day and 20° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 0.43 inches in a year

What Can I Do in Kelowna?

Depending on what interests you, you might enjoy these places:

Top Sights
  • Prospera Place
  • Summerhill Pyramid Winery
Natural Features
  • Kasugai Gardens
  • City Park
  • Waterfront Park
Cultural Attractions
  • Okanagan Heritage Museum
  • Okanagan Military Museum
  • Kelowna Art Gallery

Generally, Kelowna is known for its:

  • Wineries
  • Basketball
  • Bird watching
  • University life
  • Golfing
  • Gardens

How to Get to Kelowna and Around the Area

You'll find the nearest airport in Kelowna, BC (YLW-Kelowna Intl.), located 6.8 mi (10.9 km) away from the city center. Another option is Penticton, BC (YYF-Penticton Regional), located 29.8 mi (48 km) away.

Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Kelowna?
Hostels are a great way to stay for a good value, so you can save your budget for fun things to do. We’ve heard good things about this destination’s natural setting, including its lake views and gardens.
What is a hostel?
No two hostels look identical, but these dormitory-style accommodations all have shared rooms (though many hostels offer private room options too), low prices, and a social environment.
What are the best hostels in Kelowna?
Ready to book a hostel in town? These top picks get the best reviews from our guests and might be a good place to start looking: Samesun Kelowna - Located within a 10-minute walk of Okanagan Lake. Property features include free WiFi, free parking, and an arcade/game room. You’ll find towels, lockers, and bed sheets in all rooms. University of British Columbia - UBC Okanagan Campus - Located within a 10-minute walk of UBC-Okanagan. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a 24-hour front desk, as well as laundry facilities. You’ll find towels and bed sheets in all rooms. Kelowna Okanagan Lake Hostel - Located within a 20-minute walk of Okanagan Lake and Prospera Place. You can take advantage of free WiFi and free parking, as well as a shared/communal kitchen. Rooms come with showers. Kelowna International Hostel - Located within a 5-minute walk of Kelowna General Hospital. Property features include free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Kelowna?
The weather is important when you’re discovering new places, so here’s a little information about the local climate: The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 62°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 30°F. The snowiest months in Kelowna are January, February, December, and October, with each month seeing an average of 6 inches of snowfall.
What is there to see and do in Kelowna?
In general, Kelowna is known for its wineries, basketball games, and many birds. Major attractions include Prospera Place, Okanagan Lake, and Summerhill Pyramid Winery. Get out into nature with places like Kasugai Gardens, City Park, and Knox Mountain Park. Cultural attractions include BC Wine Museum and VQA Wine Shop, Okanagan Heritage Museum, and Okanagan Military Museum.
What's the best way to get to and around Kelowna while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in Kelowna on hand to make the most of your stay: You can search for flights to the nearest airport, which is Kelowna Intl. Airport (YLW), located 6.8 mi (10.9 km) away from the city center. An alternative is Penticton, BC (YYF-Penticton Regional), located 29.8 mi (48 km) away.

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