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    Forrest Hotel And Apartments

    30 National Cct | Forrest, Canberra 2603, Australia
    011 61 2 6203 4300
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Stayed here for one night when travelling for work and will not come back unless there is absolutely nothing else available in the Canberra region. More motel than hotel, not improved by the dated decor and bathroom. The room was quite stuffy but given the...More

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    Reviewed 30 October 2017

    We spent 6 nights in a one bedroom apartment which was very clean, comfortable and quiet. The bedroom was a bit small and we would have liked some drawers for storage, perhaps next to the bed. Apart from that the apartment was very well appointed...More

    Thank Marla52
    Response from Dorothy W, Forrest Hotel and Apartments Team at Forrest Hotel And ApartmentsResponded 30 October 2017

    Thank-you so much for your lovely review. Its so nice to receive such positive feedback, especially about our customer service. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay at Forrest and you found your apartment comfortable and our Restaurant so pleasing. I am glad you...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    This was a pleasant surprise from beginning to end. The staff at the front desk were helpful, cheerful and accommodating. We were given an end room with extra space which included a small kitchenette and living space. The room was clean, fresh and well positioned....More

    Thank Paulette H
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Our apartment was clean and comfortable, with a well equipped kitchen and laundry facilities. Decoration was minimal. The only unique feature was an iPod dock, so we were able to listen to music. We didn't understand the layout of Canberra and the "central" location wasn't...More

    Thank nlc58
    Response from Dorothy W, Forrest Hotel And Apartments Team at Forrest Hotel And ApartmentsResponded 1 week ago

    Thank-you so much for taking the time to write a review we are glad you found Forrest so comfortable. Wishing you all the very best for the season. THe Forrest Team

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    For the cost of $709 for 4 nights $177.25 per night this was an extremely disappointing Hotel. The room was clean and the bed comfortable but it was dated and the little en suite was particularly evident for its age. The staff were friendly but...More

    Thank rosswakem
    Response from Dorothy W, Forrest Hotel And Apartments Team at Forrest Hotel And ApartmentsResponded 6 days ago

    Thank-you for your feedback, its important to us as it only helps us improve what we do and how we manage our hotel. It was an extremely busy time and rates in Canberra were very high that week. Please contact us directly at admin@forresthotel.com as...More

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    Graeme and Jenn... M
    23 September 2017|
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    Response from Dorothy W | Property representative |
    We have units that are easy access with a wheelchair when you call ask specifically for what you need. Kind Regards The Forrest Team 02 62034300
    3 November 2016|
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    Response from Dorothy B | Property representative |
    Yes the two bedroom apartments have King Size Beds when you book your room request a Blandford Court Apartment as they have a bit more space. 02 62034300 Warm Regards The Forrest Team
    Dorothy W
    2 February 2016|
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    Response from SanD0616 | Reviewed this property |
    Yep, free Wifi, up to 500Mb I think it is. Then you pay for any extra - but the rates are reasonable for addtional bandwidth
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    "Rooms at the back are the best and upstairs."
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