Destination guide

Explore the lush setting in Forest

The area's architecture and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Forest. This city's camping, forests and hiking draw many visitors. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Forest

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Forest a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • A Goode View Alpaca Farm (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Putt-Putt Fun Center (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Tiny Town Golf (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • LaHaye Ice Center (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Falling Creek Park (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Amazement Square (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Forest

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Forest is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Falling Creek Park (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Natural Bridge Virginia (21.9 mi / 35.2 km)
  • Butterflies at the Bridge (21.9 mi / 35.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Forest

The nearest airport is in Lynchburg, VA (LYH-Lynchburg Regional), located 7.5 mi (12 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Forest?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 95 holiday lettings around Forest. From 52 Houses to 20 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 are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Forest?

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

  • Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest: 101 holiday lettings
  • Sweet Briar College: 99 holiday lettings
  • A Goode View Alpaca Farm: 199 holiday lettings
  • Jones Memorial Library: 97 holiday lettings
  • Anne Spencer House: 92 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Forest 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?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 52 Houses in Forest. Our other popular types of Forest holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 20 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 10 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 10 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Forest?

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