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Top Forrest Family-Friendly Hotels

Rydges Canberra
Great for families
3.5 out of 5
Corner Canberra Ave & National Circuit, Forrest, ACT
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £70 per night from 1 Nov to 2 Nov
4/5Very Good! (991 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, extra beds/cots, laundry
Travellers say...

"It was very modern and up to date looking good view of the garden and spacious room"…"

Reviewed on 22 Oct 2020

Rydges Canberra
Forrest Hotel and Apartments
Great for families
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)
Families like: bicycle rentals nearby, laundry facilities
Travellers say...

"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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Where should we stay in Forrest?

If you've been thinking about a trip with your children, the welcoming destination of Forrest is a good choice. The walking trails, coffee shops and restaurants are just a few things that make this an attractive family holiday destination. Arrange a flight into Canberra, ACT (CBR-Canberra Intl.), which is located 3.7 mi (6 km) from the city centre. Forrest has 3 family-friendly hotels and other types of accommodation.

When should we visit Forrest?

You're likely hoping for good weather for your family holiday. You can use this information to decide when to grab the children and head to Forrest.

  • 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
  • Driest months: April, September, February and November, with an average rainfall of 41.25 inches
  • Rainiest months: October, August, March and December, with an average rainfall of 55 inches

What should we see and do in Forrest?

While you are holidaying in Forrest, you and the family may want to see some interesting spots such as National Gallery of Australia and National Museum of Australia. Make sure that you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area such as EPIC, Parliament House and Old Parliament House.

Forrest is also well-known for the:
  • Restaurants
  • Shopping
  • Forests

Frequently asked questions

What's Forrest like for family-friendly holidays?
The welcoming destination of Forrest is a good choice if you’ve been thinking about a trip with your children. The walking trails, forests and coffee shops are just a few things that make this an attractive spot for a family holiday. Take to the air and fly into Canberra, ACT (CBR-Canberra Intl.), which is located 3.7 mi (6 km) from the centre of Forrest.
What's the best place to stay for a family holiday to Forrest?
Forrest Hotel and Apartments is a top 3.5-star property on Expedia for families, and features a restaurant and free parking. Rydges Canberra is another choice for your child-friendly holiday.
What's the weather like in Forrest?
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's there to see and do with your family in Forrest?
National Gallery of Australia, National Museum of Australia and Canberra Centre are interesting attractions that you and your family will enjoy exploring while you are staying in Forrest. Make sure that you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area such as Parliament House, Commonwealth Park and Australian War Memorial.

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