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Forrest Hotel and Apartments
3.5 out of 5
30 National Circuit, Forrest, ACT
The price is £44 per night from 2 Nov to 3 Nov
3.8/5Good! (981 reviews)

"Wonderful staff. Clean and tidy rooms. Extra blankets plus heated bed blankets for cold Canberra winters."…"

Reviewed on 30 Jul 2020

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Cheap Hotels in Forrest

Forrest offers a variety of cheap accommodation options and things to do, making it a great holiday choice for budget-conscious travellers. You can find ways to experience this destination while still keeping costs low.

When it comes to discount lodging choices in Forrest, you'll find some budget hotels in the area. Snag a room for a bargain at this top-rated option:

Forrest Hotel and Apartments - 3.5-star motel. You'll find free WiFi, free parking and a restaurant at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its overall condition and overall value.

Planning Your Trip to Forrest

Haven't settled on travel dates? Learn more about the best months to go with these temperature and rainfall stats so you can make the most of your money.

  • Hottest months: January, February, December and March, with an average temperature of 26°F
  • Coldest months: July, June, August and September, with an average temperature of 2°F
  • Rainiest months: October, August, March and December, with an average rainfall of 55 inches
  • Driest months: April, September, February and November, with an average rainfall of 41.25 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Forrest

Forrest attracts visitors with its major shopping area and fantastic dining options, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the popular local attractions that are highest on your list, such as EPIC and Parliament House, and choose other low-cost activities to fill your itinerary. Take in the local culture at National Gallery of Australia and National Museum of Australia, or enjoy the area's natural beauty at Australian National Botanic Gardens.

Forrest is also notable for its:
  • Forests
  • Coffee
  • Bars

Getting around Forrest

The closest airport is 3.7 mi (6 km) away from the city centre in Canberra, ACT (CBR-Canberra Intl.). Forrest might not have many public transport options so renting a car could be a reasonable alternative to explore the area.

Frequently asked questions

What is Forrest like for travellers on a budget?
Forrest has a variety of cheap accommodation options and places to visit, making it a great choice for a budget-friendly getaway. You can find ways to experience this destination while still keeping costs low.
What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in Forrest?
Based on reviews, Forrest Hotel and Apartments is a popular 3.5-star property for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking.
When is the best time for a budget trip to Forrest?
Weather will likely play an important role when you plan your trip to Forrest, but bear in mind that cheaper options are usually available when the weather isn’t as good. The hottest months are usually January and February, with an average temperature of 19°C, while the coldest months are July and June, with an average of 7°C. Average annual precipitation for Forrest is 592 inches.
What is there to see and do in Forrest?
Forrest attracts visitors with its major shopping area and fantastic dining options, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, such as Parliament House and National Gallery of Australia, and then make time for other wallet-friendly activities. Check out the area’s cultural spots like National Museum of Australia and Australian War Memorial, or hunt for bargains with some shopping at Canberra Centre.
How can I get to Forrest and get around on a budget?
Scoping out the transportation options in Forrest is a smart way to keep your trip affordable. The nearest airport is Canberra, ACT (CBR-Canberra Intl.), 3.7 mi (6 km) away. Forrest might not have very many public transport options so a rental car could be an economical alternative to explore the area.

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