The Barefoot Experience
On the shores of Skaha Lake lies Barefoot Beach Resort, Penticton’s latest getaway option. Barefoot Beach Resort features 11 unique structures known as yurts and a 130-tent site campground to provide families with an Okanagan vacation like no other! With a beachfront coffee shop, restaurant, and marketplace available onsite, everything you could possibly want or need is all available in one place. For your next big vacation, ditch the confined hallways and cramped elevators of a typical hotel and opt for the unique 'barefoot' resort experience of the Barefoot Beach Resort!
Like the name of the resort, enjoy barefoot walks on the sandy shores of Skaha Lake during your stay at Barefoot Beach Resort! With the beach right outside of your yurt, you'll be in paradise. What's a better way to kick off a morning than to head to a beachfront coffee shop, grab a latte, and take a stroll on the beach while taking in stunning views of the lake. Find your paradise in British Columbia's Okanagan region!
Come experience a family getaway like no other at Barefoot Beach Resort! Fill your days with adventure on the water with paddle boats, skim boards, and kayaks available for rental onsite. Hit up the Skaha Beach Market together and get some grub before cooling off and seeking refuge from the sun with a scoop of any of the 96 flavors offered by Second Scoop Creamery -- also onsite. You'll never have to leave the resort for all the family fun you could ever ask for.
Reconnect with nature during your stay at Barefoot Beach Resort. The Kettle Valley Rail Trail, a part of the Trans Canada Trail network, with trail heads leading to more than 160 kilometers of flat, railbed trails for hiking and biking excursions, is easily accessible from Penticton. The warmer climate of Okanagan Valley region invites more opportune times to get out and check out the great outdoors.
Wake up in your yut each morning to endless possibilities at the Barefoot Beach Resort in the Okanagan Valley region. You and your sweetheart can spend the entire day on the lake together, or going for a hike through Kettle Valley Rail Trail. After a long day, enjoy a scoop of ice cream together at Second Scoop Creamery, it will be almost as sweet as your time together!
Is there any better way to enjoy nature than by staying in a yurt? After your vacation at the Barefoot Beach Resort, you'll want to know everything possible you can do to preserve the beautiful Okanagan Valley region. Learn all about the area through a hike on Kettle Valley Trail and check out the local marine life at Skaha Lake!
Situated right on the shores of Skaha Lake, it is the focal point for recreation for most vacationers at Barefoot Beach Resort. All bases of your lake adventure will be covered from paddle boards to skim boards to kayaks and IT bikes available onsite. Get out and explore the vast waters of Skaha Lake!
Say "I do" to a truly beautiful honeymoon at the Barefoot Beach Resort. You'll have a one-of-a-kind experience while staying in a Yurt. Wake up each morning and take a stroll on Skaha Lake, or head out onto the water for a kayak ride! After a long day, enjoy a scoop of ice cream at Second Scoop Creamery before retreating back to your romantic accommodations.
There's so much to do at the Barefoot Beach Resort, you'll have a hard time not staying active! Enjoy a plethora of activities on Skaha Lake, including kayaking and paddle boarding. There are also plenty of trails to enjoy, including The Kettle Valley Rail Trail, a part of the Trans Canada Trail network, with trail heads leading to more than 160 kilometers of flat, railbed trails for hiking and biking excursions.
Cabins, Cottages, and Chalets
Offering accommodations unlike any other resort, Barefoot Beach Resort houses its lodging options in 11 unique structures known as yurts, as well as an 130-tent site campground. Yurts are portable, tent-like structures that incorporate unique architectural design and provide for a once in a lifetime lodging experience. The most luxurious 'yurts' offer private bathrooms, climate-control, and dome skylights with vaulted ceilings and exposed lattice walls. Travelers on a budget or who just prefer to "rough it" a little can opt for any of the resort's tent sites.
For your next holiday, get out of your normal schedule and head to Barefoot Beach Resort. Enjoy a one-of-a-kind experience in your Yurt and spend the day out on Skaha Lake. You can paddleboard and kayak for the Fourth of July, or enjoy the Trans Canada Trail network for Memorial Day. Whenever you choose to come, you're sure to have a great time!
- Restaurant Onsite
- Pets Allowed
- Property Size 150 units
- Conference Facility
- Kids Allowed
- Nearby City Kelowna
- Nearby Water Skaha Lake
- Open Dates May 15 to Oct 15
- Penticton Airport (YYF) / 0.8 miles
- Kelowna Airport (YLW) / 36.4 miles
- Vernon Airport (YVE) / 56.4 miles
* Not all airports listed here may be open to public use, or service commercial flights
- Bird Watching
- Boating & Watercraft
- Cross Country Skiing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Outdoor Grill(s)
- Wildlife & Nature
- Coffee Maker
- Free Parking
- Fitness Programs
- Laundry Facilities
- Room Service