The elegance of desert and vineyard scenery and spacious meeting spaces make Spirit Ridge Vineyard Resort & Spa a destination meeting place. June 21, 2010
Meetings & Incentive Travel Advertising Feature
For your next meeting, escape the city for the heat of the South Okanagan’s famed wine region.
Located two hours from Kelowna, B.C., Spirit Ridge Vineyard Resort & Spa is one of only six 4.5-star resorts in British Columbia.
“It’s a unique destination,” says Jessica Harcombe Fleming, communications manager, Bellstar Hotels & Resorts Ltd. “There’s nothing like it in the country.”
Spirit Ridge is a key component of the master-planned NK’MIP Resort (pronounced in-ka-meep), a partnership initiative of the Osoyoos Indian Band Development Corporation, Bellstar Hotels & Resorts and Vincor Canada.
Stay in one of 226 condo-style Vineyard Villas and Desert Suites featuring a full kitchen, dining area, living room with fi replace and balcony with BBQ.
Offering full catering options, the newly opened, 9,000-sq.-ft. NK’MIP Conference Centre is the largest in the region and can accommodate 350 people. Other meeting facilities on-site include the 1,053-sq.-ft. Spirit Lodge Banquet Room, which overlooks Lake Osoyoos, and the Spirit Ridge Library, ideal for an executive board meeting or breakout session of 20 people or less.
Opportunities abound for on-site teambuilding activities. Guests may enjoy five restaurants; spa treatments; desert-style golf; aboriginal cultural experiences; boating; horseback riding or vineyard tours of NK’MIP Cellars.
Those looking for a new and exciting meeting destination will fi nd it at Spirit Ridge Vineyard Resort & Spa.
More options from Bellstar Hotels & Resorts
- Blackstone Mountain Lodge Canmore, Alta.
The Banquet Room seats 40 for dinner and 80, reception-style
Ideal for corporate functions, retreats and social gatherings
- Mystic Springs Chalets & Hot Pools Canmore, Alta.
Riverstone Hall boasts vaulted ceilings, mountain views and natural light
Accommodates 30 people, seated or 50 people, reception-style
- Mountain Spirit Resort & Spa Kimberley, B.C.
NEW! Opened in August, 2009
Nearby Kimberley Conference Centre to be completed October, 2010