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Penticton & Wine Country Visitor Centre

888 Westminster Ave W, Penticton, British Columbia V2A 8S2, Canada
+1 250-276-2170
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The best one stop shop for wine in the area. While it does not replace visiting local wineries it... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
bris375
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Houston, Texas
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Hope they get a permanent spot

Working out of a trailer is never ideal. The old location was very nice and roomy. I'm sure there... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Gowron2
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Kelowna, Canada
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The Penticton & Wine Country Visitor Centre is the place to begin your Okanagan experience. Our knowledgeable and friendly team are here to assist in everything from accommodation to directions or information on any of the many events and festivals. Make this your first stop for wine touring, adventure or family fun.
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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888 Westminster Ave W, Penticton, British Columbia V2A 8S2, Canada
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+1 250-276-2170
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The best one stop shop for wine in the area. While it does not replace visiting local wineries it is a great spot if you need wine and don’t have time to go to the wineries. Knowledgeable and friendly staff.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Working out of a trailer is never ideal. The old location was very nice and roomy. I'm sure there are plans to get better digs.

Thank Gowron2
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

A great place to visit if you want a few wineries wines but not to run around. A good selection of wines as well as wine associated gifts. Helpful staff and nicely located

Thank Brian V
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Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

If you are buying for a wine lover this is your store. Absolutely fabulous gifts and fantastic selection of wines. Knowledgeable & friendly staff provide exceptional service. A must visit if you are in Penticton!

Thank Katherine M
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Reviewed 14 February 2018

The gentleman was bang on his wine selection, great knowledge, no BS and gave tips about what to do in the area.

Thank Lance P
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Reviewed 29 November 2017

I did not get her name, but the woman working the day I came in was fantastic. So helpful and knowledgeable for the area. This is not always the case... She gave me lots of brochures and ideas with only a few questions for me...More

Thank 1946HappyCamper
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VisitPenticton, Front Office Manager at Penticton & Wine Country Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2017

Hi there! My name is Graham and I am the visitor centre supervisor at the Penticton Visitor Centre. Thank you so much for stopping in at our visitor centre! I'm very happy to hear that you had a positive time interacting with our staff. I...More

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Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Slipped in before they closed but still got the royal treatment and left with lots of maps and suggestions. For sure take a minute to stop in for some great tips on your visit!

Thank Whitney R
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VisitPenticton, Front Office Manager at Penticton & Wine Country Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2017

Hi There, Thank you very much for stopping in to see us! I hope you had an amazing time in Penticton!

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Reviewed 8 November 2017

The visitors centre is very knowledgeable and friendly, they are very much aware of all the things that go on not just in Penticton but the whole Okanagan. If they don’t have any info on what you are looking for they know where to send...More

Thank Donald W
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VisitPenticton, Front Office Manager at Penticton & Wine Country Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2017

Hi there, My name is Graham and I am the visitor centre supervisor at the Penticton Visitor Centre. Thank you so much for stopping in at our visitor centre! I'm very happy to hear that you had a positive time interacting with our staff. I...More

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Reviewed 29 October 2017

Immediately upon arriving in Penticton, we stopped at the visitor centre. Graham was extremely enthusiastic and helpful and provided information that was specific enough for us to use throughout our stay in town. We learned that there's some move to reduce this type of visitor...More

Thank margaretcoon
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VisitPenticton, Front Office Manager at Penticton & Wine Country Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2017

Hi there, Thank you for stopping in to see us! It awesome to meet you and thank you so much for your kind words. I hope that your stay in Penticton was amazing! Cheers, Graham

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Reviewed 16 October 2017

A great stop for British Columbia wines. The staff took all the time required to explain and recommend wine. The store is a comfortable size with a lot of gifts and wine related items. The assistant helped recommend wines in the price category, style of...More

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