Watermark in the Media

If you would like to learn more about Watermark Beach Resort, Osoyoos BC, or the South Okanagan you’re in for a treat. We are fortunate to be in the heart of such a photogenic region that lends itself to being described with some of the most beautiful words in any language.

The following articles do an exceptional job depicting the destination we are proud to call home.

Okanagan Life

Sixth annual festival dishes up delectable oysters, remarkable craft beers, memorable wines, and the joy of winter’s end.

Watermark Resort featured in Westjet Magazine

Westjet Magazine

If you’re looking to add a little romance into your life this winter, look no further than the south Okanagan Valley. With plenty of wineries, starry skies, fine foods and a lack of crowds, what’s not to love? Here’s what to see and do on a romantic getaway.

India Blooms

Canada 2017: Maple Leaf Land Beckons

Osoyoos Times

Osoyoos Airport Development Society members excited about future of facility

Osoyoos Times

Winter in Wine Country festival kicks off Friday at participating wineries

Osoyoos Times

Popular Festival of Trees has expanded to different locations across the region

Castanet Penticton

Festival of Trees on its way


Festival of Trees raises money and hopes for BC Children’s Hospital and BC Hospitality Foundation

BC Business

5 B.C. wine tours to welcome winter

My Van City

Winter in Wine Country brings a happy start to the holidays in Oliver Osoyoos Wine Country

FYI Music News

Around The Dial: Broadcast & Media News Today

Broadcaster Magazine

BCAB Announces 70th Annual Conference


Winter Wanderlust: Holiday Happenings In Luxe Locations

The Osoyoos Times

Empty Bowls fundraiser for Desert Sun is once again a sold-out success

The Osoyoos Times

Empty Bowls returns as Desert Sun fundraiser

The Osoyoos Times

Walnut Beach comes to rescue of Osoyoos Lake Water Quality Society

Business Vancouver

Tripping Beyond Vines

Canadian Running

Half Corked Marathon

Penticton Herald

Your Guide to the Holiday Weekend

Georgia Straight

21st Annual Best of Vancouver

Okanagan Sun

Half Corked Marathon nominated for tourism awards

Lipstick Lifestyle



Tripping beyond the vines through the South Okanagan

Non Stop Destinations

A Weekend Retreat at Watermark Beach Resort.

Vancouver Sun

The Rhonish Road

Real Food Traveler

Okanagan Bike & Wine – Wineries always seem to be perched on some ridge.

Vancouver Sun

Salut! | How the Okanagan’s Black Sage Road leads (almost) directly to the south of France.

BC Business

What’s new in the world of lifestyle – The latest developments in retail, wineries, travel (and more!)

Osoyoos Times

Watermark Beach Resort and Half Corked Marathon nominated for prestigious Canadian Tourism Awards

Travel Press

TIAC Unveils Tourism Awards Finalists

Osoyoos Times

Freak’n Farmer’s toughest obstacles will remain ‘covert’ until big race day

Oliver Chronicle

Freak’n Farmer obstacles ‘covert’ until big day

Osoyoos Times

Okanagan Art Gallery marks one-year anniversary of relocation to Osoyoos

North Shore News

Cruising through a lush Okanagan landscape

93.7 JrFM

Need to Relax? Check out these ideas & ENTER TO WIN!

Peachland View

Freak’n Farmers Freak’n FARMERS!

Peachland View

Peachland Chamber of Commerce tourney beats the heat in Summerland

Okanagan Sun

Okanagan Art Gallery marks one year anniversary of move to Osoyoos

Osoyoos Times

McLean Construction golf tournament more about fun, helping community.

Okanagan Sun

Wellness Words – Getting to the Physical and Emotional Core

LAX Magazine

Sip, Savour, and Shavasana in the South Okanagan

Seattle Magazine

The Best Getaways for Food and Wine Lovers.

Local Wanderer

Instagram – Watermark

Local Wanderer

The Best Girls Weekend in Sunny Osoyoos, BC

Local Wanderer

Instagram – Watermark

Vancouver Courier

Cycling Through Okanagan Vineyards

Seattle Magazine

Gourmet Getaways – Countryside Wine Tasting, Escape to Island Dining, and foodie Hot Spots in Vancouver B.C., and Portland

Treasures & Travels

A Weekend of Wine in Osoyoos


The overlooked (and affordable) wine region to visit instead of Napa

Vitamin Daily

We Pedalled for Pinot in the Okanagan

Vitamin Daily

We’ve long dreamt of cycling through wine country…

Scout Magazine

Watermark Beach Resort Chef Adair Scott Crowned 2016 “Similkameen BBQ King”

Nuvo Magazine(PDF)

THE SOUTH OKANAGAN – Where to wine, dine, and explore in Oliver Osoyoos.

Nuvo Magazine

THE SOUTH OKANAGAN – Where to wine, dine, and explore in Oliver Osoyoos.

The Review

Grist Mill wins best small bite in BBQ King competition

Weird Wild and Wonderful

Eat, Drink, Explore the South Okanagan: Oliver & Osoyoos

Eat North
6 Unique Culinary Experiences in the Osoyoos-Oliver wine region in BC.

The Vancouver Sun

BC beaches range from rocky and remote to white-sand balmy to inland lakes perfect for water-skiing.

The Vancouver Sun
While many of the Okanagan Valley’s wineries have eateries, here are a few alternate delicious stops.

The Vancouver Sun

Planning a wine tour of the Okanagan Valley this summer? You’ll need to keep your strength up for all that swirling, sniffing and sipping.

The Weather Network

Parts of Northern Canada are referred to as Arctic Deserts, but the Province of British Columbia is home to a true desert.

Montecristo Magazine

In the centre of British Columbia, near the very bottom of Canada, there is a desert.

Kelowna Daily Courier

I love deluxe accommodations on the lake and the Watermark Beach Resort has everything.

My Van City

Foodie film fans will be heading to Osoyoos, BC, from May 6 to 8 as part of the inaugural Devour! Okanagan at Watermark Beach Resort.

Forbes Travel Guide

The Restaurant at Watermark Beach Resort grows all the herbs that its bartenders use in the seasonal cocktails.

Wine & Desert Sun in Canada

You might think that you took a detour and ended up in Arizona or in California wine country.

Afar Online Magazine

Until recently, few people were familiar with this small town in southern Okanagan Valley…

SIP Northwest Magazine print and online

Fall into Okanagan Wine Country. Watermark’s Sparkling Thanksgiving Brunch is featured.

Westcoast Homes & Design print and online

Watermark Beach Resort is drawing Canadians who want to escape winter’s wrath, but don’t want to head to the U.S.

Kitchen Confidential with Chef Adair Scott at Watermark Beach Resort

Watermark Beach Resort’s Chef Adair Scott is featured in Okanagan Life’s September 2015 issue. Read about his love for cooking fresh and healthy.

The food&drink issue

Watermark featured in La Carte’s current issue.

Vancouver Sun

Fall into Okanagan Wine Country. Watermark’s Sparkling Thanksgiving Brunch is featured.

48 Hours in Osoyoos

Great food and wine, scenery and sunshine without flying anywhere is my idea of a weekend getaway.

Our Trip to Osoyoos

The Okanagan is an area in BC full of wineries, and we always escape for a few days there.

Where to eat, drink, play and stay on your next trip

Osoyoos has exploded into the wine destination in Western Canada.

Dining In Osoyoos

Farm To Vine Signature Experience at The Restaurant at Watermark.

West Coast Families (PDF)

Grab the family and head to Watermark Beach Resort this summer. It’s a great way for your family to explore your own BC backyard.

At Home Victoria (PDF)

Watermark Beach Resort is a great reason to travel close to home.

Today’s Parent Magazine (PDF)

Watermark Beach Resort is named as one of Canada’s best Summer resorts for families.

Sun FM Penticton

Penticton Sun FM host Mere is a big fan of Watermark Beach Resort. Have a listen as she recounts her most recent girls weekend away.

Tour Magazine (German) (PDF)

A German Cycling Group joined the Intrepid inaugural ride and the South Okanagan and Western Canada is beautifully depicted in this German article in Tour Magazine.

Calgary Herald

If you love cycling on quiet country roads, when the weather is warm but not sweltering, fall can be a magical time at Watermark Beach Resort .

Real Weddings Magazine (PDF)

Watermark Beach Resort is featured in this special annual issue of Real Weddings. Watermark Beach Resort is touted as the best option for a beach wedding in Canada’s only desert. Read more about what makes the Okanagan an ideal destination wedding location.

Zoomer Magazine (PDF)

Zoomer Magazine set out to discover golf destinations around the globe. Osoyoos Golf Club and Watermark Beach Resort were featured as a hot spot in BC.

National Geographic Okanagan (Spanish) (PDF)

Gorgeous photographs speak for themselves in this National Geographic Spanish feature on the Okanagan.

Calgary Herald (PDF)

A wonderful feature on winter in wine country. The South Okanagan is a popular summer vacation destination; however, the Herald uncovered many reasons why winter is a great time to visit too.

California Home + Design (PDF)

An incredible feature on British Columbia’s food and wine scene with Osoyoos and Watermark Beach Resort featured as a place not to miss.

The Vancouver Courier (PDF)

In which we’re featured as one of the reasons to come to Osoyoos in the winter, this article testifies to our rejuvenating yoga classes, remarkable atmosphere, and delicious food.

BC Living (PDF)

This issue features the 11 Things You Must Do in Osoyoos This Summer. Watermark Beach Resort is featured as a place to stay, dine and wine, relax, move and rejuvenate.

Vancouver Sun (PDF)

Okanagan Sockeye Salmon is naturally delicious. Read about how a community came together to save the fish. Plus, enjoy Chef Adair’s recipe for grilling and make a create an Okanagan dinner featuring the local fish.

Wine Enthusiast

The Okanagan is one of the 10 Best Wine Destinations and Watermark Beach Resort puts you right in the heart of wine country

Great Canadian Warm-Ups (PDF)

Discover some of the best places to warm up in Canada this winter. The Okanagan and specifically, Watermark Beach Resort, is featured.

A picture is worth a thousand words

Browse through our galleries for a taste of the Watermark Experience.