What Our Guests Say…

A Toast to the Hosts from the “Seattle Gang”!
Lots of talented guests to entertain us!
A Guest Entertains at Breakfast
Guitar Lessons from an Expert!
Marriage Proposal on our Deck!

Elvis Presley’s JORDANAIRRES have observed with us and sung on our deck!

Your hosts, Jack & Alice, love sharing their home with friends (meaning YOU!) Come join us for fun under the Sun. You’ll find that outstanding hospitality awaits you. There are numerous reviews of our B&B posted on TripAdvisor. We have repeatedly been awarded with the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence in recognition of the strength of those reviews.

Still not convinced? Take a look at Trip Advisor. You will be!

Features or articles about the Observatory B&B have appeared in many publications, including:

The Georgia Straight newspaper, June, 2004
Travel & Leisure magazine (feature), August, 2004
Country Extra magazine, November, 2004
Air Lines, (Westjet’s in-flight magazine), Jan/Feb, 2005
Vancouver magazine, May, 2005
WestWorld (BC Automobile Association) magazine, Spring 2005
British Columbia magazine (feature), Spring 2005
The Guardian newspaper ( London , England ), June 4, 2005
Travel Section of the Vancouver Sun newspaper, July 9, 2005
Travel Section of the Vancouver Sun newspaper, July 30, 2005
Okanagan Life magazine, July/August, 2005
Earthtrekking.com website, August 3, 2005
SkyNews magazine, spring 2006
Travel Section of National Post newspaper, July 1, 2006
Travel Section of Calgary Herald newspaper, July 29, 2006
Travel Section of Vancouver Province newspaper, July 30, 2006
Celestial Clues Inspire feature, Vancouver Sun newspaper, December 23, 2006
Travel, the Okanagan Saturday, January 20, 2007
Western Canadian Resorts magazine feature, May/June 2007
B.C. Getaways feature, Vancouver Sun newspaper, May 8, 2007
New York Times, June 8, 2007
American Road magazine, July 2010
West magazine, fall-winter 2011/12
Telus’ Optic TV documentary, 2012
The Canadian Nature Photographer website feature, June, 2012
Okanagan Sun magazine, June, 2013 feature
The Okanagan Sunday travel section feature July 28, 2013
The Observatory B&B has been featured on BCTV (Vancouver), CHBC (Kelowna) and has received numerous mentions on CBC Radio One.
Fox TV 2015
The Innthusiast PR tips for innkeepers newsletter, March, 2016

“Star Trails”, a five part documentary series by filmmaker Brandy Yanchyk (Telus’ Optic TV) 2016

The Guardian newspaper ( London , England ), October, 2016

The Mazda car company’s “Zoom” newsletter has a 2-spread photo of driving the Okanagan with a full-color photo of the Hwy 3 approach to our home/dome.

An article on our B&B appears in the summer issue of British Columbia Magazine!