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2941 Forest Rd, Stratford, Ontario N5A 6S5 Canada See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
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2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I'm torn to give this quaint motel a great rating because it's such a wonderful little secret garden. We had the option to stay at one of the major chain hotel or here. The price was a bit better and the location was wonderful. Unfortunately...More

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Response from ForestMotelStratford, Manager at Forest Motel & Woodland RetreatResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review! Hopefully you can join us again and get some more time to enjoy the outdoors here! Ben Schelhaas Manager

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great place to stay. From the nightly campfires,marshmellos included, complimentary canoes, bikes and kayaks, woodsy sitting areas near the pond, best daily breakfast of any hotel we encountered on our 10 night trip across Canada, this was the best. Only downsides are the mosquito...More

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Response from ForestMotelStratford, Manager at Forest Motel & Woodland RetreatResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review! We're so glad you enjoyed your time with us! I will ensure that I pass on your feedback to our staff! Ben Schelhaas Manager

Reviewed 2 days ago

A beautiful room, beautiful property and excellent service. We stayed in the bed and breakfast and the room was above and beyond what we expected. The property it beautiful and the breakfast was nice. I would recommend it to everyone.

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Reviewed 5 days ago

The entire grounds are lovely. Quiet, restful motel. Staff are invariably pleasant and helpful. Comfortable,clean, charming rooms. The motel is in the middle of a forest, but only 10 minutes drive from the theaters. Breakfast is very good.

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Response from ForestMotelStratford, Manager at Forest Motel & Woodland RetreatResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review, we're happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us! Ben Schelhaas Manager

Reviewed 6 days ago

Clean, friendly owners, roomy, informative, wonderful woodland setting, near town, easy access, wished we could have stayed longer and will likely return again next year. They need to get better pillows, but the beds were comfortable

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Response from ForestMotelStratford, Manager at Forest Motel & Woodland RetreatResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your review, Mike! We're glad you enjoyed your stay with us! We do have other pillows available in our linen storage, so just ask at the front desk and we can switch them for you! Ben Schelhaas Manager

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We are a 20 room outdoor retreat set on 32 acres just outside of Stratford. Our rooms are split between our main motel, McCarthy House, and bed and breakfast across the road. All room rates include free ...More breakfast, campfires, walking trails, bike rentals, canoe rentals, and BBQ facilities. Some of our Suites have private saltwater hot tubs (not public use, only private to certain rooms) available at an extra charge. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Hot Tub
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Kitchenette
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
20
Price range
US$ 108 - US$ 168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Forest Motel & Woodland Retreat Stratford, Ontario
Location
Canada > Ontario > Stratford
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thewalkingdead1414
30 December 2016|
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Response from ForestMotelStratford | Property representative |
Hello! We just require a valid credit card to take reservations. We charge the first night to your card as a deposit to hold the reservation. Rates range anywhere from $169 to $245 per night, depending on room choice. You... More
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Esapone
7 May 2015|
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Response from ForestMotelStratford | Property representative |
We do not have any pet friendly rooms.
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"Don;t change a thing!"
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"I had a King room and it was more than adequate for a couple."
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"Bring bug spray (hotel does have some). Swans come right up to you."
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"The McCarthy House come with cutlery and dishes (for 4 people, I believe) as well as utensils for the BBQ, so..."
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