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Forster, NSW, Australia
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Forster, NSW, Australia
Featuring a private beach and an outdoor pool, Lani's Holiday Island is located in Forster and provides comfortable accommodation. It also offers a kids pool, a kids club and a playground.
Air Conditioning
7.8
Good
307 reviews
Location
1.2 mi from city centre
11 Wallis Street, Forster, NSW, Australia
The motel is set in Forster and is close to local sightseeing spots, including Forster Dive Centre. It also offers an outdoor heated pool, a bowling alley and free Wi-Fi.
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
8.1
Excellent
1375 reviews
Location
0.2 mi from city centre
186 Boomerang Drive, Forster, NSW, Australia
Boasting an outdoor pool, Blueys By The Beach Motel is situated in Blueys Beach and offers comfortable accommodation. It features comfortable rooms with an en suite bathroom and a kitchenette.
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
9.1
Excellent
499 reviews
Location
11.6 mi from city centre
60 MacIntosh Street, Forster, NSW, Australia
Forster Palms Motel provides a comfortable setting while in Forster. It also features an outdoor pool, a coffee bar and room service.
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
8.1
Excellent
1107 reviews
Location
0.3 mi from city centre
1-5 Middle Street, Forster, NSW, Australia
Forster Holiday Village provides a comfortable setting when in Forster. It also features outdoor tennis courts, a Jacuzzi and an outdoor pool.
Parking
9.3
Excellent
251 reviews
Location
0.2 mi from city centre

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Cheapest month:May
Most expensive month:December
Average price in Forster:$121/night
Cheapest price found:$56/night
Cheapest day:Sunday
Most expensive day:Friday
$68 - $212
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$66 - $288
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Top-rated Forster hotels

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4 Red Gum Rd, Boomerang Beach, Forster, NSW, Australia
11.4 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
$152
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Hotel prices in Forster

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11 Wallis Street, Forster, NSW, Australia
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60 MacIntosh Street, Forster, NSW, Australia
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4 Red Gum Rd, Boomerang Beach, Forster, NSW, Australia
186 Boomerang Drive, Forster, NSW, Australia

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Other accommodations in Forster

Find the perfect hostel, theme hotel, or vacation rental for your stay in Forster. There are 586 hotels in Forster and price data was last updated on November 29, 2023. The average price for a stay in Forster is $121/night.
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1-5 Middle Street, Forster, NSW, Australia
0.2 mi from city centre
Parking
$108
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Forster, NSW, Australia
1.2 mi from city centre
Air Conditioning
$62
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Where to stay in Forster

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About Forster

Positioned at the northern tip of the Great Lakes region, Forster spoils you with pristine beaches, national parks, fresh seafood and water sports. Whale watching is popular during migration, while local markets, film festivals and art exhibitions showcase local culture.

Things to do in Forster

With the sprawling Wallis Lake on one side and beautiful Tasman Sea beaches on the other, Forster offers an array of outdoor activities. Head to Wallis Lake for boating, fishing, stand-up paddleboarding and fishing. Alternatively, Forster Main Beach offers natural rock pools and sits next to Pebbly Beach, which is a popular spot for snorkelling.

Want to surf? Drive along The Lakes Way and stop off at Seven Mile Beach, which has excellent breaks, soft sand and stunning Tasman Sea vistas from Cape Hawke. If fishing is more your style, organise a deep-sea fishing charter or sample fresh oysters farmed in Wallis Lake. You can also explore Booti Booti National Park for nature hikes, birdwatching, mountain biking and whale watching in the winter.

Golfers will enjoy teeing off at the beachfront Forster Tuncurry Golf Club, which boasts challenging holes, a pro shop and on-site restaurant serving casual fare. Afterwards, take the kids out for a buffet dinner at Danny’s Family Restaurant or enjoy seafood while admiring uninterrupted ocean vistas at Beach Bums Cafe.

Learn more about the Great Lakes at the Great Lakes Museum in the neighbouring town of Tuncurry. It’s home to historic artefacts showcasing the region’s past, including photos and old maritime equipment. Time your visit for the monthly Car Boot Sale, when you can pick up handmade goods and watch live entertainment.

Getting around Forster

Forster is about a 3.5-hour drive from Sydney along the M1 and Pacific Highway. You can also fly from Sydney into Taree Airport, before renting a car and driving 35 minutes. Forster is best explored on foot, in a private car or by a catching taxi.

Facts about staying in Forster

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  • What is the best place in Forster for bars and restaurants?

    When you are in Forster and want a place that serves cold beers and cocktails, visit one of the establishments on Wharf Street. Spice Monkey is a popular destination for those looking for a relaxing beverage while enjoying the calm breeze from the nearby water bodies at the wharf. If you want Chinese, Wallis Street has the Gold Medal Chinese Restaurant, serving popular Chinese food in the town. Bella Bellissimo is a restaurant known for quality Italian cuisines, if you prefer Italian. Or, some hotels in Forster that offer both accommodation and bistro meals include the Forster Holiday Village and the Dorsal Boutique Hotel. If you prefer accommodation in Forster closer to the town’s popular eateries, you can stay at the Sevan Apartments or Astina Suites.

  • What is the best place for a family holiday in Forster?

    Forster is a family-friendly place for anyone looking to have quality time with loved ones. For starters, when you arrive at Forster, take the family to Booti Booti National Park. The park is famous for hiking and mountain-bike riding, while enjoying the park's aesthetic appeal and various birds. Forster is a town full of family-friendly beaches; a day at Wallis Lake offers plenty of activities that you can participate in together. A boat ride across the lake is one of the ways to spend the day with family. You can participate in watersports activities or sit and relax beside the water. Forster hotels that are convenient for family holidays include the Forster Holiday Village and the Bella Villa Motor Inn.

  • What are the best things to do and see in Forster?

    Tourists flock to Forster all year round for various reasons. However, a common thing to do in Forster is watersports activities. Pebbly Beach and Seven Mile Beach are highly frequented beaches for water sports. While at Pebbly Beach, enroll for snorkelling lessons and hit the waters as soon as you are ready. You can also learn kitesurfing or windsurfing at Seven Mile Beach. Another thing to do in Forster is boat riding. Wallis Lake has several hire boats, or you can try paddleboarding or go on a fishing expedition. If you want to know about other things to see in Forster, visit during the winter. That is the season for the famous whale migration that tourists prefer to see. Forster accommodation closer to the town's hotspots for whale watching include Clarendon Forest Retreat and the Dorsal Boutique Hotel.

  • What are the best places to stay for water sports?

    Forster, one of the cities in the Great Lakes region, is an ideal location for anyone looking for watersports activities. If you prefer surfing, the popular place where locals and tourists frequently surf is Seven Mile Beach. You can find instructors and other surfers there who will guide you on what the beach has to offer. Where snorkeling is your preferred water sport, a tour at Pebbly Beach will provide you with the kit to hit the water for a day of fun. Suppose boat riding and fishing is your thing; Wallis Lake has boats for hire and fishing provisions, including fish hooks and bait. Hotels in Forster near popular beaches for water sports include Blueys Motel and Lakes & Ocean Hotel Forster.

  • What are the best hotels in Forster?

    Lakes and Ocean Hotel Forster is a very popular hotel in Forster with a score of 7.7 from 523 reviews. Forstay Motel (8.2 from 1,206 reviews) and The Dorsal Boutique Hotel (8.4 from 849 reviews) are also highly rated Forster hotels based on recent feedback from HotelsCombined users.

  • What is a good hotel near Forster-Tuncurry Golf Course?

    Lakes and Ocean Hotel Forster is a hotel near Forster-Tuncurry Golf Course that is popular with HotelsCombined users, scoring 7.7 across 523 reviews.

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