Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Thompson Okanagan

Enjoy the wineries and other features of Thompson Okanagan. This relaxing city is known for its lake, mountain views and cycling. Take in top local attractions such as Silver Star Mountain Resort and Peach. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Thompson Okanagan

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in town? Travellers enjoy fun activities like cycling, hiking and skiing. Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Thompson Okanagan a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Chase Canyon Treetop Flyers (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Adams Lake Recreation Conference Centre (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Sunshore Golf Course (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Turtle Valley Donkey Refuge (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Talking Rock Golf Course (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Sun Peaks Golf Course (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Thompson Okanagan

Travellers enjoy Thompson Okanagan for its lakeside setting and riverfront. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Thompson Okanagan. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Niskonlith Lake Provincial Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Roderick Haig-Brown Provincial Park (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Shuswap Lake Provincial Park (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Paul Lake Provincial Park (17.3 mi / 27.9 km)
  • Peter Jannink Nature Park (20.1 mi / 32.3 km)
  • White Lake Provincial Park (21.3 mi / 34.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Thompson Okanagan

Fly into Kamloops, BC (YKA), the closest airport, located 32.1 mi (51.7 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, Kamloops Station, Kamloops North Station and McBride Station are the main stations in the area.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Thompson-Okanagan?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,154 holiday rentals around Thompson-Okanagan. From 1,138 Houses to 278 Cabins, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Thompson-Okanagan is on Stayz.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Thompson-Okanagan?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Thompson-Okanagan. From Stayz travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Big White Ski Resort: 311 holiday rentals
  • Sun Peaks Resort: 286 holiday rentals
  • United States: 547,649 holiday rentals
  • Big White Mountain: 308 holiday rentals
  • Silver Star Mountain: 265 holiday rentals

Stayz offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Thompson-Okanagan! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Thompson-Okanagan?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Thompson-Okanagan with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Sun Peaks: 305 holiday homes
  • Kelowna: 1,156 holiday homes
  • Revelstoke: 137 holiday homes
  • Kamloops: 327 holiday homes
  • Vernon: 549 holiday homes

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Thompson-Okanagan?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of holiday homes near to airports. Airports with a large selection of rentals in Thompson-Okanagan are:

  • Kelowna Airport (YLW): 1,147 holiday houses
  • Kamloops Airport (YKA): 21 holiday houses
  • Salmon Arm, BC (YSN): 233 holiday houses

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Thompson-Okanagan?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Thompson-Okanagan. From Stayz travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Okanagan Lavender & Herb Farm: 1,072 holiday rentals
  • Revelstoke Mountain Resort: 134 holiday rentals
  • Exhibition Park: 21 holiday rentals
  • Kalala Organic Estate Winery: 1,066 holiday rentals
  • Myra-Bellevue Provincial Park: 1,276 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Thompson-Okanagan listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.

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