Destination guide

Find the perfect holiday rental for your Forrest getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Forrest with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Forrest

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Forrest has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Gosling Creek Winery (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Otway Estate Winery and Brewery (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Colac Golf Course (11.5 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Live Wire Park (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Otway Fly Treetop Adventures (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Lorne Country Club (14.6 mi / 23.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Forrest

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Forrest. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Gentle Annie Berry Gardens (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Colac Botanic Gardens (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Teddy's Lookout (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Great Ocean Road Visitor Information Centre (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Forrest

The nearest airport is in Melbourne, VIC (AVV-Avalon), located 53.4 mi (85.9 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Forrest?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 53 holiday rentals near Forrest. From 23 Houses to 19 Cabins, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Forrest for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Forrest?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Forrest. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Forrest Brewing Company: 812 holiday rentals
  • Apollo Bay Harbour: 444 holiday rentals
  • Johanna Beach: 330 holiday rentals
  • Great Ocean Road Visitor Information Centre: 443 holiday rentals
  • Great Otway National Park: 442 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Forrest listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Forrest?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 23 Houses in Forrest. Our other popular types of Forrest holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 19 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 19 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 19 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Forrest?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 8 holiday homes with pool available in Forrest. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.