Find yourself nestled in the Otway ranges, surrounded by beautiful rainforests, trails and waterfalls.
Ride your bike to the trails from your front door, or take a short drive to Lake Elizabeth nearby.
Each suite has a small kitchenette and a delicious breakfast hamper will be provided for you for stays of two nights or less.
The Forrest Brewery Company, Platypi Chocolate and the General Store are all located within a few minutes walk, and the Terminus Hotel is just around the corner.
Forrest is located approximately 30 minutes from the regional town of Colac, where you will find supermarkets, petrol stations, a hospital along with busy shopping district.
A 30 minute drive winding down to the coast will find you at Skenes Creek, and a further 5 minutes will reveal Apollo Bay, which is a gorgeous coastal fishing town with a beautiful beach and some wonderful restaurants and cafes.
Linen and towels are provided.
Breakfast supplies including cereal, bread, tea and coffee, juice, bacon and eggs are included in the price.
There is a portable induction cooktop plus pots and pans for cooking under the rangehood. (some photos do not show the rangehood as they are a recent addition).
The room has a private bathroom with a shower and toilet.
The Forrest township packs a punch for a small town. The General Store and Brewery can sort you out for coffee and food during the day, while the Brewery and Terminus Hotel are open for dinner. The Brewery operates on reduced hours during the month of August so check their facebook or website.
Platypi Chocolate is a 5 minute walk down the street and they do an awesome deconstructed hot chocolate as well as many other sweet and savoury treats.
Lake Elizabeth is a ten minute drive from town. There is a 1 hour return walk which is graded moderate to steep, taking you through rainforest to the lake where you might be lucky enough to spot platypi. Otway Eco Tours run kayak tour with a 95% success rate for spotting these quiet animals.
Stevensons Falls is also about 15 mins away with a 10 minute easy walk to the falls from the closest carpark to the falls.
The Trees Adventure at Yeodene (15 mins towards Colac) will suit the adrenaline junkies or those looking to get out of their comfort zone.
Forrest, Victoria, Australia