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Summerland Visitor Centre

15600 Hwy 97 | Box 130, Summerland, British Columbia V0H 1Z0, Canada
+1 250-494-2686
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Nice looking place with a great view!

We were house sitting for a week in Summerland and I was interested in obtaining some local... read more

Reviewed November 29, 2017
1946HappyCamper
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Abbotsford, Canada
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The center was just about to close when I got there so I quickly checked for maps and info before... read more

Reviewed October 12, 2017
dljenner24
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Vernon, Canada
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Our staff is friendly and knowledgeable about the area and attractions in Summerland. We have the resources to make your stay one that you will remember and want to experience again and again. From travelling back in time on the Kettle Valley Steam Railway to visiting one of our 24 award winning wineries,cideries & craft breweries, there is something for everyone to discover while visiting. Let us help plan your trip. Summerland Visitor Centre is wheelchair accessible and offers free Wifi, public use computer, washroom facilities and picnic tables. We also have a small selection of Summerland gifts.
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  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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15600 Hwy 97 | Box 130, Summerland, British Columbia V0H 1Z0, Canada
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Reviewed November 29, 2017

We were house sitting for a week in Summerland and I was interested in obtaining some local information for what to do. There was a man in the office looking at a map and a young woman behind the counter. I guess they don't many...More

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SummerlandVC, Manager at Summerland Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded December 1, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to make this review! I am sorry you felt that the young woman did not know that much. Last week we were putting on a large festival and she may have been slightly frazzled depending on the day you...More

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Reviewed October 12, 2017

The center was just about to close when I got there so I quickly checked for maps and info before purchasing a Bead Trail bead.

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SummerlandVC, Manager at Summerland Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I hope you were still provided with the information you were looking for and that you enjoyed your time in Summerland! Shannon Summerland Visitor Centre Coordinator

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Reviewed July 16, 2017

weren't sure of the date of a big bike race in Penticton, weren't sure about the tubing... friendly enough and nice and cool on a hot day!More

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SummerlandVC, Manager at Summerland Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2017

Thank you for your review. I am sorry your experience was not what you had expected. We have had some staffing changes this last week and this may be the reason for not being totally informed on all information in Penticton. We do try to...More

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Reviewed April 10, 2017

I visited more than once to ask for assistance in getting maps, how to find wedding venue, accommodations, jamery, winery and was always treated with kindness patience and respect. Staff genuine authentic and client centered. Thank you for making my "virgin experience" to Summerland so...More

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SummerlandVC, Manager at Summerland Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2017

Thank you so much for your review! I am pleased to hear you had such a positive experience with the staff. I hope that the information provided to you was helpful in making your trip a successful one. If you come back to visit again...More

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Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

Very small information centre but run by very friendly locals. Gave out maps and advise freely. Talk to these ladies to find out all the local hidden gems.More

Thank Steven R
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SummerlandVC, Manager at Summerland Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded August 17, 2016

Steven, Thank you for the review. I am pleased to hear that the staff was helpful and friendly. We train our staff to be knowledgeable to the area and we hire locals to provide our guests with the best kept secrets! Hope you stop in...More

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Reviewed June 29, 2016

What a great idea to have the visitors center and the Bead Trails Headquarters in the same building. The ladies on both sides were so pleasant and helpful. We had a great time learning of more places to visit both locally and along the Okanagan....More

Thank Charlotte S
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SummerlandVC, Manager at Summerland Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded August 17, 2016

Charlotte, Glad to hear you had a great stop in at our building! We are happy to hear you were provided service that pleased you and that you found more places to visit! Please visit again when you are in the area. Thank you Shannon...More

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Reviewed March 31, 2016

Helpful with everything we wanted to know about the train and bottleneck.got magazine on wine tours and good datesMore

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SummerlandVC, Manager at Summerland Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded April 4, 2016

Thank you so much for your review! Glad that you found the information that you required and that our staff was helpful. Feel free to stop in on your next visit to Summerland. I hope that your visit was what you imagined it to be....More

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Reviewed February 16, 2016

Stop for motel and resort locations in Summerland . Only 2 motels and one resort Hotel on the lake. Also they have local maps. FREE!

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Reviewed November 3, 2015

I have not frequented the Summerland Visitor Centre as I live in Summerland. I do believe it would be a good place to start your visit to our community.

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Reviewed September 18, 2015

The staff here were very helpful with suggestions. They know and love their Okanagan Valley! They enjoy their job!More

Thank jdoyle6428
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SummerlandVC, Manager at Summerland Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded November 5, 2015

Thank you for your review. I am pleased to hear that the service and information you received from our staff was helpful. I am happy to hear that our love for the Okanagan shows through when we are helping our guests. Please stop in again...More

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