IGK-new accommodation options
In addition to homestay, IGK is now offering the following options for individual students ages 19 and up, couplesand families.
Same Sun Hostel – www.samesunhostel.com
10 minute walk from IGK – reading room, quiet TV room, social activities, outdoor patio and BBQ, pool and foosball tables
Dormitory – shared room (4 to 8 beds per room), shared bath, shared kitchen – $200 per week (7 nights) or $700 per month (29 nights).
Private Room-private bath, shared kitchen – $400 per week (7 nights) $1000 per month (29 nights) (Rate is per room for 1 or 2 people)
Price includes GST, Hotel tax and Municipal tax
All rooms have AC, heat and guests receive free lockers, free towels, free breakfast, free Wi-Fi, free parking, free Cable TV, (toast, cereal, pancakes, fruit, juice, tea, coffee)
Laundry available at extra charge
- 14 days or more prior to arrival, no charges will apply.
- 3-13 days prior to arrival 1 night will be charged
- 2 days or less prior to arrival the full amount of nights booked will be charged.
Arrival & Departure
Check in: 15:00-23:00pm
Check out: before 11:00am
The Shore- Premium Vacation Rentals – www.theshorekelowna.com
30 minute walk from IGK or 10 minutes by public bus
Brand new facility opening July 2020 located across from Kelowna’s most popular beach!
Ground floor of building houses a craft brewery, Pizza Hut, Ramen and rice bowl restaurant, Canadian casual diner and Marble Slab ice cream shop
Fully furnished with kitchen and washer/dryer
Includes free Wi-Fi, utensils, cable TV, A/C, heat and utilities
Monthly rentals available from September 1 to May 31
Studio suite-sleeps 1 person-1 twin bed-$1200 per month
Two bedroom suite-sleeps 2 people-1 king bed/ 1 twin bed $1700 per month
Students need to provide their own bedding and towels
A $150 cleaning fee will apply for stays of 60 days or less
For stays of 60 days or less the above rates are subject to the following taxes – 8% HRT – Hotel Room Tax, 5% GST – Goods & Services Tax, 3% MRDT – Municipal & Regional District Tax.
For stays of 61+ days no taxes are applicable.
- 30 days or more prior to arrival, no charges will apply.
- 7-29 days prior to arrival, 50% of the total number of room nights booked will be charged.
- Less than 7 days before arrival, 100% of the total number of room nights booked will be charged.
Guests who do not arrive on the scheduled date of arrival and have not cancelled their reservation in advance, will be charged the full amount of their reservation booked.
Change in the length or dates of the reservation may result in a rate change.
Arrival & Departure
Check-In: after 16:00-23:00pm
Check-Out: before 11:00am
*For both options students must their own credit card for booking and have the same credit card with them for check-in as a security/damage deposit.
* The $200 IGK homestay application fee still applies in order to receive these special rates.
*Other motel, hotel, resort and dormitory options are also available in Kelowna. Ask for suggestions. Students must book these other options directly with the facility or use booking.com, airbnb.com, hotels.com etc.