The historic Bowmont Motel is a well known, budget friendly destination in Penticton. Located just steps away from Okanagan Lake, Loco Amusement Park, and the Penticton Channel river float, it’s an ideal place to stay during your South Okanagan Adventure.

Staying here means slowing things down. Unplug from your busy life, relax, and enjoy the various amenities this motel has to offer. You’ll notice many of the guest stories and reviews mention the outdoor pool – a large draw in the summertime. Staying here means you have options between both the pool and a world class beach, what could be better?

Since its inception, travelers from all over have enjoyed the easy way of life here at The Bowmont. The design and atmosphere as shown in the photos will remind you of a classic 70’s hotspot. A white stucco exterior is complemented by simple and vintage decor on the inside. The rooms here are comfortable, quiet, and feature all the necessary amenities.

Rooms & Amenities

The spacious suites are equipped with a full kitchen, large dining area, private bathrooms, and a barbecue outside of your room. There are four room options to choose from, each providing their own unique amenities and space for groups of all sizes.

Deluxe Queen Suite: Two Queen beds, full kitchen, wrap around counter with barstools, common deck space, and a view of the SS Sicamous & Okanagan Lake. Sleeps 4.
Queen Suite: One Queen bed, full kitchen, living room area, semi-private deck, and a view of the courtyard and park. Sleeps 2.
One Bedroom Suite: Your choice of two Twin beds OR one Queen bed in a separate room, one Queen bed in common area, full kitchen, and a semi-private deck with a courtyard and park view. Sleeps 4.
Executive Queen Suite: One Queen bed in living room, one Queen bed private bedroom, full kitchen, semi-private deck, and view of courtyard and park. Sleeps 4.

Compared to your average motel, The Bowmont has a wide selection of amenities to ensure you and your family have the best possible experience. Spend your days lounging by the pool and playing games in the grassy courtyard. Enjoy the poolside patio equipped with barbeques and comfortable seating, perfect for those warm summer nights. The staff are incredibly friendly, and always happy to accommodate your needs. At the end of your stay, be sure to sign the in-room retro guestbook, a fun little addition to cap off your vacation!


You’ll be hard pressed to find budget friendly lodging with a better location than The Bowmont. Steps away from the beach, across the street from an adventure park, and close to many local restaurants and shops. You can spend days exploring the downtown and waterfront area.

Within a 10 minute drive, guests have access to world class wineries, mountain biking & hiking trails, beaches, and golf courses. No matter what time of year you visit, there’s plenty of fun to be had in the South Okanagan. Come and see for yourself!