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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for 2 nights for a friends engagement party and thought the motel was well presented and was a reasonably priced. we were in the York Shire Room which had a balcony and chairs. The room was nice and well presented ... it appears to second as a conference room as it had a projector screen etc in...

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Dorothy B, Forrest Hotel Team at Forrest Hotel And Apartments, responded to this review

Thank-you for your feedback its important to us. We are so glad you enjoyed your time at Forrest and appreciate your comments as it helps us improve your stay. Warm Regards The Forrest Team

Whyalla, Australia
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Stayed 2 nights as couple. Best located Hotel at reasonable price with acceptable comfort. , Room & amenity are Old but Clean & Tidy. Free Parking. A Restaurant with good Food. We will definitely choose it again on our next Trip.

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Dorothy B, Forrest Hotel and Apartments Team at Forrest Hotel And Apartments, responded to this review

Thank-you for your delightful review. Your feedback is important to us and we are so glad you enjoyed our Restaurant. We look forward ton welcoming you back again. Warm Regards The Forrest Team

Reading, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

We arrived at 12.00 but were able to check in straight away. The room was lovely with everything that we needed. The staff were very helpful in supplying maps and directions for where we wanted to go. We ate dinner in the restaurant which was good with plenty of choice. The breakfast was also very good with lots of choice....

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Dorothy W, Forrest Hotel and Apartments Team at Forrest Hotel And Apartments, responded to this review

Thank-you for your delightful review, and for your feedback about the stairs. Please ensure you ask one of the team to give you a hand with your luggage, when next you stay. We are also pleased you found our staff so helpful and you enjoyed your Breakfast and Dinner in the restaurant.. Warm Regards The Forrest Team

Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed for a week and were treated like family. Great value older style rooms allowing everyone privacy. Super clean rooms and a fantastic restaurant with meals cooked to perfection. Gardens and bbq area very relaxing.

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Dorothy W, The Forrest Team at Forrest Hotel And Apartments, responded to this review

Thank-you for your kind words we are so pleased you found Forret so welcoming. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Warm Regards The Forrest team

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We stayed here for one night and were more than happy with our compact room. The bathroom has the basics - shower, sink, toilet and looks to be recently upgraded. The room is rather compact, but does have all the basics. Comfortable bed, table with two chairs, and more power points than I've seen in many expensive properties. Tea &...

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Dorothy W, Forrest Hotel and Apartments Team at Forrest Hotel And Apartments, responded to this review

Thank-you for your comments your feedback is important to us, and we are so glad you enjoyed your stay. Warm Regards The Forrest Team

Greater Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

My Wife and I have stayed at the Forrest Apartments & Hotel 5 times so far. It is a family run business. The owner, Joan is a real treasure. Her Daughter, Dot, is the best. Every visit/stay has been an absolute pleasure for us both. Wonderful food for dining, continental breakfast. All handled with their "courteous" and polite staff. 100/100....

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Thank-you for your lovely review we are so pleased you feel so at home at Forrest Hotel and Apartments, and we look forwarding to welcoming you back again soon. Warm Regards The Forrest Team

Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Have just returned from a 2 night stay in Canberra with friends. We stayed here in a 2 Br apartment. The rooms were sunny, clean and had everything you needed. If it wasn't there the staff were only too happy to get it for you ie phone charger! Great option if you want to stay in the heart of things...

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Thank-you for your lovely review you have made our day, and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Warm Regards The Forrest Team

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Stayed her in October for 13 nights on holiday with no car. Great location including frequent bus service (Mon - Friday). Shops and cafe bars a short easy walk so no risk of DD if you want to party. Safe area the PM's Lodge it just down the road. Great breakfast and evening meals the staff are really nice friendly...

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Dorothy W, Forrest Hotel and Apartments Team at Forrest Hotel And Apartments, responded to this review

Thank-you so much for your delightful review. It was lovely having you to stay and we appreciate your kind words. We look forward to welcoming you back again. Kind Regards The Forrest Team

Reviewed 20 October 2016

An older Hotel but well kept and with the very best of staff. I have stayed at Forrest about 6 times now and each stay was for 3 to 4 days. In fact the helpfulness and friendliness of the staff over time have made my stay(s) stand out for me. Breakfast is great with a wide range of choice. Forrest...

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Dorothy B, The Forrest Hotel and Apartments Team at Forrest Hotel And Apartments, responded to this review

Thank-you for your feedback, you have made our day! We are so glad you enjoy staying with us and you find us value for money, friendly and helpful its important to us. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Warm Regards The Forrest Team

Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Short stay, great people, tidy and functional apartments, good services, close to Canberra City and local shops... and well priced... The apartments are well appointed and comfortable, nothing too fancy but entirely suitable.

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Thank-you for your delightful review. We are so pleased you found Forrest friendly, comfortable, handy to all you need and good value for money. We look forward to welcoming you back again. The Forrest Team

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Forrest Hotel and Apartments is a wonderful family owned and operated hotel in the heart of Canberra. We offer FREE WIFI FREE PARKING AND ESPRESSO COFFEE!!! Located just behind Parliament House in the leafy suburb of Forrest, we are ideally suited for government, business and leisure travel.We have 76 hotel rooms and 40 serviced apartments, with a conference room, restaurant and deck overlooking the beautiful parkland setting.Accommodation options:• Standard Room (sleeps 2): Enjoy the cosy comfort of double or twin share rooms • One Bedroom Apartment (sleeps 4): Spacious and private with separate kitchen and lounge area• Family Rooms Two Rooms (sleeps 5): kitchen/lounge/dining• Executive Two Bedroom Apartments (sleeps 4): Stylish decor and ultimate comfort and facilities ... more   less 

Additional Information about Forrest Hotel And Apartments

Address: 30 National Cct | Forrest, Canberra 2603, Australia
Region: Australia > Australian Capital Territory > Canberra
Price Range: $107 - $240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Forrest Hotel And Apartments 3.5*
Number of rooms: 120
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Hotel Style:
#14 Romantic Hotel in Canberra
#14 Family Hotel in Canberra
#19 Business Hotel in Canberra
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“We had a first floor apartment in a rear block. Zero noise!”
 of 5 bubbles GregD22, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
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“Hotel in good location to get into city”
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“The Yorkshire Room was upstairs and at one end, so quieter.”
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“1. York Shire Room has an awesome shower head!”
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