Destination guide

Travel to friendly Forest City

The area's culture and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Forest City. Well-liked for its forests, coffeehouses and golfing, this city is both welcoming and relaxing. With a vacation 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 City

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Forest City a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Forest City Golf Course (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Bubba's Fun Park (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Dogwood Valley Golf Course (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Cleghorn Plantation Golf and Country Club (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Mountain Brook Vineyards (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Tryon International Equestrian Center (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Forest City

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Forest City is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Shelby City Park (17.6 mi / 28.3 km)
  • Foothills Equestrian Nature (19.7 mi / 31.8 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Forest City

The nearest airport is in Greenville, SC (GSP-Greenville-Spartanburg Intl.), located 36.5 mi (58.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Asheville, NC (AVL-Asheville Regional), which is 38.5 mi (62 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Forest City?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,539 vacation rentals near Forest City. From 765 Houses to 93 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 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:

  • The Foundation Performing Arts and Conference Center: 650 vacation rentals
  • Forest City Golf Course: 464 vacation rentals
  • Rutherford County Farm Museum: 360 vacation rentals
  • Bubba's Fun Park: 620 vacation rentals
  • Bennett Classics Antique Auto Museum: 428 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 765 Houses in Forest City. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Forest City include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 93 rentals available
  • Villas: 6 rentals available
  • Cabins: 555 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 171 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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