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Conference Address

The conference is located at the Prestige Hotel Vernon, which is right on Highway 97. The street address is 4411 32nd Street and the hotel's phone number is 250 558-5991

Carpooling - Looking for/Offering A Ride

The COABC list-serve is a great way to find or offer a ride. We encourage carpooling! If you are responding to a request on the list-serve choose if you need to reply to everyone or just to the individual.

Driving to The Conference

From Kelowna:

Follow Provincial Route #97 N to Vernon
Continue through Vernon to the North end of town which will bring you to the hotel on the right hand side across from London Drugs and the Vernon Square Mall

From Kamloops:

Follow Provincial Route #97 S/TransCanada Highway E toward Vernon/Banff
Take Highway #97-S exit, Exit 399, toward Vernon
Merge onto Provincial Route #97
Take Highway #97-S ramp toward Vernon
Merge onto Provincial Route #97
Hotel located on left hand side, across from London Drugs and the Vernon Square Mall

Flying Into Kelowna Airport

Shuttle or Rental Car

Are you flying to Kelowna? There are a couple of options available for you to get to the Prestige Hotel, which is about 40 minutes drive

Vernon Airporter Shuttle

vernonairporter.ca
250-542-7574 or 1-866-542-7574

The shuttle operates on a fixed schedule from the Kelowna Airport. Their rates for the COABC conference are: $32 for the first person on a trip, $16 for all additional people. Let them know you are with COABC, and even if you do not book together, all the COABC passengers will count towards the discount. It is recommended you book a space in advance. The shuttle times are:

5:10 am12:25 pm
7:35 am3:15 pm
10:30 am6:10 pm
7:50 pm
But please call to confirm!

Rental Cars

There are 4 car rental agencies right at the Kelowna Airport. You may be able to get a good rate for the weekend.

Avis250 491-9500www.avis.com
Budget250 491-7368www.bcbudget.com
Enterprise250 491-9611www.enterprise.com
National250 765-2800www.nationalcar.com


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