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Willowbarn Rafford
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1.48 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Fantastic accomodation

"Couldnt have asked for more, absolutely fantastic. Would definately recommend and visit again."…"

Reviewed on 14 Oct 2017

Willowbarn Rafford
4 Varis Apartments
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0.04 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Great apartment, would recommend

"Great place to stay. Location perfect being just off the main street. Rooms large with everything you could need. Would stay again ."…"

Reviewed on 7 May 2019

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0.08 mi from city centre
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0.06 mi from city centre
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8 Varis Apartments
2.5 out of 5
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0.07 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (6 reviews)
Another 5 stars!

"An amazing trip where nothing was too much bother for an outstanding host. He has become a family friend."…"

Reviewed on 28 Jun 2019

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3.5 out of 5
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0.07 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (4 reviews)

"apartment was lovely, small issues, would have prefered bath sheet towels as opposed to bath towels. The shower was hot but not very strong. The bed was a pretty uncomfortable. . As i say these are small issues .would have no hesitation in staying again"…"

Reviewed on 24 Jun 2019

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Firlands Lodge
4 out of 5
101 St. Leonards Road, Forres, Forres, Scotland
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0.99 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)

"Beautiful lodge, gorgeous setting, welcoming arrival! Will absolutely come back for a longer visit!"…"

Reviewed on 22 Aug 2019

Firlands Lodge
7 Varis Apartments
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0.08 mi from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (7 reviews)

"Location was good, close to Forres centre. Host was very helpful"…"

Reviewed on 29 Oct 2019

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3.5 out of 5
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0.09 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Very nice place to stay.

"The property was very clean. Spacious and well kept. Rooms big. We enjoyed our stay. Right near the shops. Parking was not a problem. We will go back ."…"

Reviewed on 28 Jul 2019

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0.08 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Schwierige Komunikation

"Das Ferienhaus war sehr schön, aber leider war es nicht möglich vorab Fragen zu klären. Vor Ort war die Komunikation aber sehr gut."…"

Reviewed on 12 Jun 2019

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Visiting Forres

Visitors can enjoy all that Forres has to offer including the monuments, bars and museums. Tourists can also enjoy the city's golf courses, theatres and restaurants. Top sights around the area include Cardhu Distillery and Macallan Distillery.

  • There are 24 hotels and other accommodation options in Forres
  • The closest major airport is in Inverness (INV), 17.4 mi (28 km) from the city centre

Sightseeing and Staying in Forres

The city's cultural venues include Ben Romach Distillery and Dallas Dhu Historic Distillery. Notable city landmarks like Brodie Castle and Suenos Stone might be worth a visit. The picturesque setting of North Sea and Moray Firth exemplify the city's natural beauty.

As you plan your holiday getaway, you'll find 24 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from in Forres. These are top ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Blervie House - This 5-star guesthouse features free breakfast, free parking and a bar. It's a favourite with Expedia travellers for its breakfast and helpful staff.
  • Ramnee Hotel - Our customers like the family-friendly amenities and dining options at this hotel. This 4-star hotel features free breakfast, a restaurant and free WiFi.

Top places to see outside the city include Cardhu Distillery, located 13.7 mi (22.1 km) from the city centre, and Macallan Distillery, which is 17.3 mi (27.8 km) away.

Getting around Forres

To venture out into the surrounding area, hop on a train at Forres Station. Forres may not have many public transport options to choose from so consider renting a car to explore the city.

Dressing for Forres

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 9°C during the day and 1°C at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 18°C, whilst the average at night is 3°C
  • July to September has daytime averages of 19°C with night-time averages of 7°C
  • Between October and December, you can expect daytime averages of 14°C and night-time averages of 2°C
  • About 31 millimetres of rain falls on Forres each year
  • Usually July and August are the hottest months with an average of 18°C, whereas February and January are often coldest, averaging 1°C

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Forres?
Ramnee Hotel is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveller data. This 4-star hotel offers free breakfast and a restaurant. Other good options for your trip include Blervie House and Braemoray Old School House B&B.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Forres, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most hotel reservations are fully refundable as long as you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your arrival date. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, it may still be possible to cancel it and get a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Add your dates and click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to review the best deals in Forres.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Forres?
Knockomie Hotel is a top inn for people travelling with their pets, and offers a full-service spa and free WiFi for its human guests. Ramnee Hotel is another good option for you and your pet.
What's it like to stay in Forres?
Visitors can enjoy all that Forres has to offer, including the monuments, bars and museums. Tourists can also enjoy the city’s golf courses, theatres and restaurants. Top sights around the area include Cardhu Distillery and Macallan Distillery. In Forres, there are 35 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from.
What should I see while I'm in Forres?
Cultural venues include Ben Romach Distillery and Dallas Dhu Historic Distillery. Landmarks like Brodie Castle and Suenos Stone might be worth a visit. You’ll also find Cardhu Distillery and Macallan Distillery in the area.
How should I get around Forres?
If you want to explore the larger area, hop aboard a train at Forres Station. Forres might not have very many public transport options to choose from, so consider a car rental to maximise your time.
What's the seasonal weather in Forres?
The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 13°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of 4°C. Average annual rainfall for Forres is 884 mm.

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