Destination guide

The tranquil area of Forest City awaits your stay

The wildlife and lake create a pretty picture of Forest City. This relaxing city allures visitors with its basketball games and boating. Universal Studios Florida™ and Universal’s Islands of Adventure™ are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations 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.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Forest City

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

  • 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 center:

  • 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

Transportation 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 center. 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.

Can I find a vacation rental around Forest City?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 284 vacation rentals near Forest City. From 150 Houses to 68 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Forest City for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Forest City:

  • Florida Center: 161 vacation rentals
  • Orange Tree: 164 vacation rentals
  • Southeast Orlando: 37,667 vacation rentals
  • Central Business District: 54 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 69 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Forest City?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Forest City. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Disney World: 37,797 vacation rentals
  • Universal Studios: 36,390 vacation rentals
  • Orange County Convention Center: 15,402 vacation rentals
  • SeaWorld® Orlando: 34,638 vacation rentals
  • Tinker Field: 32,817 vacation rentals

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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Forest City?

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

  • Condos/Apartments: 68 rentals available
  • Villas: 11 rentals available
  • Cabins: 12 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Forest City?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 127 vacation rentals with pool available in Forest City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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