Kelowna subdivision at Shannon Lake

Moving to the Okanagan

Moving to West Kelowna

Bekins Kelowna Vehicle and Crew    Reduce relocation anxiety by insisting Bekins be your destination delivery agent when moving to Kelowna. Decades of experience doing cross border moves, unpacking, reassembling and successfully coordinating each delivery makes Bekins the best international moving and storage company you can select.

   Formerly known as Westbank, West Kelowna is a tight-knit, family-friendly community located on the west side of Lake Okanagan. It is the ancestral home of the Westbank First Nation. A fast growing community known as the fruit and wine belt of the Central Okanagan. A large retirement community with many condominiums and gated subdivisions built around golf courses. Bekins knows how to get around the mountain roads, as well as the city streets, safely and on time.

Moving to Kelowna

   On the east side of Okanagan Lake, with lush orchards and vineyards, it's one of the most a vibrant business centres in BC. As one of the fastest growing cities in Canada it sees new residents every day.

   Named after the female Grizzly in the native Syilx (Okanagan) language, Kelowna is home to people wanting the lifestyle offered by this four-season playground. Beaches, ski resorts, mountains, food and wine, fishing, culture, in a semi-arid environment with seasons that make it an agriculture hub.

Bekins Personal Container    Recently, Bekins Kelowna handled the enormous and sensitive job of relocating Interior Health’s entire office. The move to downtown Kelowna, coordinated 10 separate locations over a couple of months. Bekins takes pride in every successful... move, personal, corporate or international.

Moving to Vernon

   Bekins uses over four dozen pieces of local moving equipment to provide essential moving services to Vernon. Almost three dozen staff take pride in bringing the Bekins commitment to all-inclusive, high-quality, reliable moving services. In Vernon Bekins does everything from heavy lifting to furniture vault, short and long term, storage at its 25,000 sq ft facility. Bekins Kelowna Container Yard    The City of Vernon is a thriving community that is a destination for young families, big city escapees, retirees, and visitors. Outdoor and sporting activities are plentiful. The world-class ski resort Silver Star Mountain, is located just a 25-minute drive from the city centre.

   Vernon is a growing city that many from around the world make their home. Bekins is proud of playing a role in making that success happen.

   The best international moving company in the Okanagan is Bekins. Decades of experience with using the best roadways delivers safe on time performance. Experience earned since establishing the 1st motorized Western Canadian vehicle fleet in 1924. Experience delivers reduced customer anxiety. Bekins is proud of it's focus on using the best equipment available for each move. Trucks equipped with "air ride" over spring suspension, experience less road vibration. Experienced local drivers who know the local roads deliver successful destination services.

   Insist on Bekins professionals for your destination delivery when booking your international move. The Bekins international moving experience and staff training deliver results. Careful unpacking, reassembly and dealing with transport damages are more keys to any moves success.

Moving Storage

   International moves experience delays that come with crossing borders. Occupancy of your expected home can change. In these cases temporary storage helps mange the time delays. Renovations at your new home may take awhile. Bekins clean environment international shipment facilities accommodate last minute changes using short term storage. If possessions don't fit as expected, Bekins even offers long term storage and furniture vaults. Always till other disposition or repatriation to the homeland is convenient.



Arriving in the Okanagan

   Once you arrive in West Kelowna, Kelowna or Vernon...


Okanagan Restaurants

where to eat in Kelowna

Okanagan Hotels and Motels

where to stay in Kelowna


Other helpful links when you arrive in the Okanagan

• Cost of Living in Kelowna and Vernon and links BC Provincial Nominee Program (i.e. BC PNP) that provides a pathway to settle permanently in B.C.
• City of Kelowna links to utilities, services and licensing.
• City of Vernon links to utilities, services and licensing.
• Provincial Government on Moving to BC and link to their Newcomers’ Guide to Resources and Services.
• Federal Government of Canada local offices and services and link to Foreign Credentials Referral information.


Located just north of the Kelowna International Airport / UBC Okanagan Campus and south of Vernon

#1-8860 Jim Bailey Crescent
Kelowna, B.C., V4V 2L7

Phone : 1-250-766-1966
  1 (800) 880-1829 (Toll Free North America)
  001 (604) 214-4444 (Outside North America)

Prince George airport

Bekins award winning customer service.      Since 1891, Bekins has focused on providing staff that are background checked, experienced and trained. Hiring the best most experienced members of the moving and storage industry together with providing extensive staff training builds the specialized abilities moving internationally require.

     Experience plus ongoing training have made Bekins the best choice for international moving.
     Enjoy a safer, more successful, award winning experience.

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