Destination guide

The relaxing area of Forest City awaits your stay

The wildlife and lake create a pretty picture of Forest City. This relaxing city attracts visitors thanks to its basketball games and boating. Universal Studios Florida™ and Universal’s Islands of Adventure™ are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Forest City

Are you searching for things to do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Forest City a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Universal Studios Florida™ (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Universal’s Islands of Adventure™ (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Congo River Golf - Altamonte Springs (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Lake Orlando Golf Club (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Alaqua Country Club (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Forest City

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Forest City is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lake Lotus Nature Park (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Merrill Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Westmonte Park (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Sanlando Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Wekiwa Springs State Park (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Cranes Roost Park (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Forest City

The nearest airport is in Orlando, FL (SFB-Orlando Sanford Intl.), located 14.4 mi (23.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Orlando, FL (MCO-Orlando Intl.), which is 18 mi (28.9 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Forest City?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 282 holiday lettings around Forest City. From 150 Houses to 65 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Forest City?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Forest City:

  • Orange Tree: 181 holiday homes
  • Florida Center: 167 holiday homes
  • Greater Groves: 111 holiday homes
  • Southeast Orlando: 41,516 holiday homes
  • Mission Park: 179 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Forest City. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Disney World: 41,636 holiday lettings
  • Universal Studios: 40,119 holiday lettings
  • Turkey Lake Park: 31,477 holiday lettings
  • Orlando Premium Outlets Vineland Ave: 41,696 holiday lettings
  • Orlando International Premium Outlets: 40,853 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Forest City listed on HomeAway 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 Forest City?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 150 Houses in Forest City. Our other popular types of Forest City holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 65 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 11 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 12 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Forest City?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 126 holiday homes with pool available in Forest City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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