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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

My opinion is very mixed. The location is extremely convenient to points of interest. The staff were quite helpful; e.g. when I couldn't get the air conditioner to work (at 9.30pm) I contacted Reception who came almost immediately and resolved the issue. Any other queries I had were dealt with promptly. I enjoyed the full buffet breakfast which had plenty...

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

Thank-you for your feedback its so important to us, and we are so glad you enjoyed our location and you found our team friendly and helpful. Please contact me directly re your watch as its important we follow this up. Warm Regards Dorothy 02 62034300

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

location to Parliament House and surrounds ideal for someone looking to visit these areas. apartments have been upgraded but are on the sterile side a little color and some soft furnishings would make a lot of difference .

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

Thank-you for your feedback its important to us. We are so pleased you took advantage of a fabulous location and we also appreciate your thought's on adding some colour. Warm Regards The Forrest Team

Wollongong, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Forrest Apartments this past weekend on an overnight visit to Canberra for a wedding. The room we had was well located, clean, comfortable and was very reasonably priced. We would certainly stay there again.

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

Thank- you for your lovely review. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay. Warm regards The Forrest team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I were passing through the ACT and decided to stay the night here at Forrest hotel and apartments. The room we stayed in was comfortable and clean with good air conditioning. Very good value for an overnight stay. Close to everything with free parking. No complaints at all. Highly recommend getting the buffet breakfast in the morning....

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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 we are so glad you enjoyed your stay and found us clean, comfortable and such good value for money. Thank-you for your comment on breakfast our chef will be delighted. We look forward to welcoming you back again. Warm Regards The Forrest Team

Little Mountain, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a great place to stay in Canberra. We were in a one bedroom apartment behind the the main building 'Albany Apartments' which seemed to have been aquired by the hotel at some point. Very spacious accomodation, with plenty of facilities, well equipped kitchen,lots of parking, and very close to all the important places - shopping centres, Parliament House,...

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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 five star review you have made our day! We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you back again soon. Warm Regards The fOrrest Team

Annandale, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a very comfortable stay and were greeted with a bottle of wine on arrival which was very generous and tasted great. Our breakfast was also perfect and to international standards. The staff were very friendly. The room was clean and adequate for our needs. Plenty of information if we needed it. The veiw was of the park and...

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

Thank-you for your lovely review. We are so pleased you enjoyed the wine, and your stay at Forrest was so enjoyable. You have made our day! Warm Regards The Forrest Team

Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights. I am commenting on the room that we were in which was the front block, room 3 on the ground floor. The room was dark, dingy and depressing. During the day, if we were in the room, we had to have the door open to get some light into the room. The bed was uncomfortable...

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

Thank-you for your feedback its important to us. Please contact us directly, to discuss any comments or concerns admin@forresthotel.com or 02 62034300 We encourage our guests to contact us with any concerns at all, especially while they are here, as we will always do what ever we can to ensure your stay is comfortable. Yours Sincerely The Forrest Hotel and...

Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked a service apartment, the room was dated but clean. Excellent location, very close to the local shops and a short drive to all the local attractions. The street was nice and quiet and the complementary newspaper from reception each morning was a nice touch. Would definitely stay again

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

Thank-you for your lovely review, we are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. And we are glad you enjoyed our location. It's so handy having Manuka Village on our doorstep. Great to know you enjoyed the complimentary newspaper. We look forward to welcoming you back again. The Forrest Team

Burnley, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Family room abit smaller than outside city, but clean and comfortable, guest laundry room available, with a $5 charge for both the washer and the dryer, powder available at reception for $1 a pouch. Staff friendly and reasonable rates. Bus stop is just outside the hotel or its a five minute drive into the city.

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

Thank-you for your feedback and for sharing your experience with us on TripAdvisor, it is so helpful for other guests. Safe travels The Forrest Team

Adelaide
Reviewed 5 November 2016

From the very pleasant welcome and free upgrade on arrival to the hearty breakfast before departure my wife and could not fault the Forrest Hotel and Apartments for our overnight stay in Canberra. Our room was very clean, generous in size and tastefully appointed. The staff were lovely and the leafy outlook, peaceful and relaxing.

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Thank-you for your lovely review we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay at Forrest and look forward to welcoming you back again soon we hope. Warm Regards 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
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • 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: $103 - $227 (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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