Diamonds may be a girls best friend (thank you Miss Monroe) but Swarovski crystals are not too far away either. Get lost in the splendor of the the Sparkling Hill Resort and Wellness Hotel that will sooth the soul and appease the hedonist hidden inside you. This breath-taking and dazzling resort is owned by Gernot Langes-Swarovski (figures) and the resort stands proud on a 188-acre mountaintop site overlooking the serene Okanagan Lake in Vernon, British Columbia. Designed to be the ultimate in luxury, the 152-room 240,000 sq. ft. Sparkling Hill Resort dazzles with its spectacular architecture and the surrounding natural beauty.