Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your Forde getaway

Experience the unique character of Forde with a stay in a vacation home rental. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. EPIC and Canberra Stadium 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 and attractions in and around Forde

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Forde 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:

  • National Zoo and Aquarium (10.2 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Cockington Green (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Kamberra Function Centre (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Mount Majura Vineyard (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • CSIRO Discovery Centre (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Canberra and Region Visitors Centre (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Forde

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Forde is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • EPIC (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Australian National Botanic Gardens (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Mount Majura (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Mount Ainslie (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Tulip Top Gardens (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Glebe Park (8 mi / 12.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Forde

The nearest airport is in Canberra, ACT (CBR-Canberra Intl.), located 10.1 mi (16.3 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Forde?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 67 vacation rentals near Forde. From 15 Houses to 34 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 Forde for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Canberra Centre: 106 vacation rentals
  • Australian-American War Memorial: 106 vacation rentals
  • Australian Institute of Sport: 106 vacation rentals
  • City Hill: 106 vacation rentals
  • Canberra and Region Visitors Centre: 106 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Forde 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 Forde?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 15 Houses in Forde. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Forde include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 34 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 8 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Forde?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 18 vacation rentals with pool available in Forde. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.