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Below are the top Kelowna Lakefront Hotels based on guest reviews and location. Kelowna, BC is one of the top summer vacation destinations in Canada receiving over 2 million visitors per year. The sunny weather, fruit orchards, wineries and beautiful lakes of the Okanagan have been dubbed the “California” of Canada. 

With Kelowna sitting right in the middle of all this beauty it has become a summer vacation paradise. Many visitors coming to Kelowna are looking for the perfect lakefront hotel that is in the middle of all the action. 

Top Kelowna Lakefront Hotels

These hotels are truly lakefront with no impeding buildings or roads between the hotel and the lake. Each hotel has its own beach or a shared public beach within walking distance. The two areas these hotels are located in are either downtown Kelowna or the trendy Mission area. Both of these areas have their own unique qualities.

Mission, Kelowna

Mission is made up of boutique style hotels, beaches, markets and shops. This is a perfect area for visitors who enjoy a more laid back vacation but still want to be within walking distance to shops and restaurants. 

Mission is a trendy area with great restaurants including organic and vegan options. It's not as busy as the downtown area but the popular Gyro beach will still be full of action during the peak months of summer.

There are also great pubs and patio's that are excellent for people watching. Mission is a modern community with a small town feel and only a short 5 minute drive from downtown. Here are the Top Kelowna lakefront hotels for Mission. 

Hotel Eldorado

5 Star Kelowna Lakefront Hotel
Rating: 9.0

Hotel Eldorado is one of Kelowna's highest rated lakefront hotels. This gorgeous boutique hotel features a vintage bath house style pool and marina. The hotel is perfect for adults looking to have a romantic lakefront getaway. The Victorian style Inn has been welcoming sophisticated guests since the 1920's and today has all the modern amenities of a five star hotel. 

Manteo Resort

4 Star Kelowna Lakefront Hotel
Rating: 8.8

Manteo is a stunning lakefront resort offering deluxe rooms as well as 1, 2 and 3 bedroom suites.  Featuring an indoor and outdoor pool with a waterslide, gym, tennis courts and playground, the hotel has great amenities for the entire family to enjoy. Enjoy lakefront dining in their popular restaurant Smack Dab.  

Downtown, Kelowna

Downtown Kelowna is for visitors who love to be right in the middle of all the action. The largest and busiest beach in the city at Waterfront Park attracts thousands of visitors per day during the high season. 

Enjoy an afternoon stroll down the beautiful lakefront boardwalk that spans across the park. There are many restaurant options and endless activities for the family including water sports, boat rentals and playgrounds. 

Shop till you drop on Bernard Ave, Ellis, Pandosy and Tutt street that are all lined with popular brands, quaint shops and funky boutiques. Have some adult beverages of the patios of one of the many bars or dance till you drop at one of the downtown Kelowna nightclubs. 

There is truly something for everyone in Downtown Kelowna for those that don't mind the crowds. Here are the top Kelowna lakefront hotels that are downtown. 

The Royal Private Residence Club

Top Kelowna Lakefront Hotels Royal Private Residence Club

4 Star Kelowna Lakefront Hotel
Rating: 9.1

The Royal Private Residence offers lake view 1, 2 and 3 bedroom condos. Each luxuriously designed condo offers a full kitchen and dining room. There is a stunning rooftop infinity pool and hot tub with gorgeous lake views. Additional amenities include a bar and lounge, fitness center and sauna. The beach is a short 5 minute walk away and the hotel is located at the edge of Waterfront Park. 

Delta Grand Okanagan Resort

Top Kelowna Lakefront Hotels Delta Grand Okanagan

5 Star Kelowna Lakefront Hotel
Rating: 8.7

The Delta Grand Okanagan Resort by Marriot is one of the most popular hotels in Kelowna. It's truly in the center of all the action and within walking distance to absolutely everything one may need on their Kelowna vacation. The 5 star resort features an indoor pool, outdoor pool, on site casino, full service spa and restaurant. Additional recreation facilities include a fitness center, hot tubs, sauna and bicycle and boat rentals. Enjoy afternoon wine tastings at the Wine Experience Room in the lobby. Deluxe rooms include queen, king, lake view and 2 bedroom apartments. 

Kelowna has over 140 great hotels to suit your needs and budget. See the full list of Kelowna Hotels

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Top Kelowna Lakefront Hotels

The Top Kelowna Lakefront Hotels with Great Locations:

1. Grand Okanagan Resort – Delta Hotels by Marriot

2. Royal Private Residence Club at Delta Grand

3. Manteo Resort

4. Hotel Eldorado