We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Forest Motel & Woodland Retreat

    2941 Forest Rd, Stratford, Ontario N5A 6S5, Canada
    Hotel website
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          Traveller (58)
          Room & Suite (11)
          Dining (2)
          Best Western Plus The Arden Park Hotel
          559 reviews
          #4 of 18 hotels in Stratford
           
          The Bruce Hotel
          149 reviews
          #3 of 18 hotels in Stratford
           
          The Parlour Inn
          376 reviews
          #2 of 18 hotels in Stratford
           
          Mercer Hall Inn
          279 reviews
          #8 of 18 hotels in Stratford
           
          Overview
          • Excellent69%
          • Very good28%
          • Average1%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          “small lake” (14 reviews)
          “hot tub” (20 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Suites
          Kitchenette
          Wheelchair Access
          2.5 Star Hotel
          All hotel details
          Offers from Forest Motel & Woodland Retreat
          Offers & Announcements: 4 for the price of 3!
          {"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}}}
          Best Western Plus The Arden Park Hotel
          559 reviews
          #4 of 18 hotels in Stratford
           
          The Bruce Hotel
          149 reviews
          #3 of 18 hotels in Stratford
           
          The Parlour Inn
          376 reviews
          #2 of 18 hotels in Stratford
           
          Mercer Hall Inn
          279 reviews
          #8 of 18 hotels in Stratford
           
          Rooms
          9 Jul10 Jul
          |
          1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          Show Available Rooms
          Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 0 partner sites to see rooms from .
          We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Stratford hotels with availability
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "51208ef28d0e4485822c39d3fed1b852", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":1909082,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":9,"month":7,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":10,"month":7,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"51208ef28d0e4485822c39d3fed1b852","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":0,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":-1,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Forest Motel & Woodland Retreat","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjUxMjA4ZWYyOGQwZTQ0ODU4MjJjMzlkM2ZlZDFiODUyIiwiQUlLIjoiYzA5YTAwOTZiNjkzNDY2NWEzYzk4ODIwZmFmYmFlYjUifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": false, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "09/07/2017", "checkOut": "10/07/2017", "lowestPrice": null, "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"}}}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","dust":{},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"}}}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{}}}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
          Write a Review
          Reviews (152)
          Traveller rating
          Traveller type
          Time of year
          Language
          There are newer reviews for Forest Motel & Woodland Retreat See the most recent reviews

          21 - 25 of 152 reviews

          Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

          Beautiful family run motel located on a wooded acreage and small lake. You can enjoy walking the wooded trails, canoeing on the lake, using the games equipment and sitting around the outdoor fire pit or fireplace at the edge of the lake. The rooms are...More

          2  Thank Susan F
          Response from ForestMotelStratford, Manager at Forest Motel & Woodland RetreatResponded 8 October 2016

          Thanks for taking the time to review us John and Judi! It was a pleasure to have you, and we look forward to having you again next time you are in Ontario! Ben Schelhaas

          Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

          This is listed as a motel but in my eyes this is more than that! Great rooms awesome property, so quiet and peaceful Perfect get away spot! Small lake with fire pits! One down side is the trains that go by! Swans in the small...More

          Thank disappointed2b
          Response from ForestMotelStratford, Manager at Forest Motel & Woodland RetreatResponded 5 October 2016

          Thank you so much for your review! It was a pleasure hosting you and we are looking forward to having you again! Ben Schelhaas Manager

          Reviewed 2 October 2016

          It's called a motel but you can't think of it as a motel. It has a beautiiful wooded setting on a small lake. There were swans! We stayed in the cabin and it was recently very tastefully renovated. No cut corners on that renovation. The...More

          1  Thank amys820
          Response from ForestMotelStratford, Manager at Forest Motel & Woodland RetreatResponded 4 October 2016

          Thank you very much for your review! We do take great pride in our property, and appreciate hearing that it shows! Ben Schelhaas Manager

          Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

          What a wonderful surprise in the magic forest. Friendly staff! Clean comfortable room! Breakfast included along with free WiFi. Quiet spot along a pond with geese, ducks, and swans. Lots of birds for birders along the path thru the forest. Enjoy👍

          Thank Perry R
          Response from ForestMotelStratford, Manager at Forest Motel & Woodland RetreatResponded 23 September 2016

          Thank you very much for your review! It was a pleasure to have you; we look forward to your return. Ben Schelhaas Manager

          Reviewed 17 September 2016

          The forest Motel is a welcoming family run business. The rooms are very comfortable, and the breakfast which is included always has fresh fruit and homemade muffins. This retreat has its own small lake with free canoes or kayaks available. They also have bicycles for...More

          1  Thank JOHN K
          Response from ForestMotelStratford, Manager at Forest Motel & Woodland RetreatResponded 18 September 2016

          Thank you for your review! We're looking forward to having you next season! Ben Schelhaas Manager

          Best Western Plus The Arden Park Hotel
          559 reviews
          #4 of 18 hotels in Stratford
           
          The Bruce Hotel
          149 reviews
          #3 of 18 hotels in Stratford
           
          The Parlour Inn
          376 reviews
          #2 of 18 hotels in Stratford
           
          Mercer Hall Inn
          279 reviews
          #8 of 18 hotels in Stratford
           
          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Microwave
          • Refrigerator in room
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$114 - US$202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Suites ,
          • Kitchenette
          • Number of rooms
          • 19
          • Reservation Options
          • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Hotwire, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Orbitz, Priceline and HRS so you can book your Forest Motel & Woodland Retreat reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
          • Location
          • Canada >
          • Ontario >
          • Stratford
          • Also Known As
          • Forest Motel & Woodland Retreat Stratford, Canada - Ontario
          Add Photo Photos
          Traveller (58)
          Room & Suite (11)
          Dining (2)
          Pool & Beach (2)
          Hotel & Grounds (58)
          Bathroom (3)
          Family and Play Areas (2)
          Nearby
          Festival Inn
          202 reviews
          1.09 km away
           
          Noretta Motel
          51 reviews
          2.33 km away
           
          Suburban Motel
          127 reviews
          1.51 km away
           
          Majer's Motel
          130 reviews
          .86 km away
           
          Nearby Restaurants
          Demetre's Family Eatery
          158 reviews
          1.16 km away
          Crabby Joes
          101 reviews
          1.51 km away
          Tim Hortons
          22 reviews
          1.47 km away
          Festival Inn
          16 reviews
          1.09 km away
          Nearby Attractions
          Stratford Festival
          1,596 reviews
          3.20 km away
          Avon Theater
          389 reviews
          4.11 km away
          Upper Queen's Park
          35 reviews
          3.22 km away
          Tom Patterson Theatre
          141 reviews
          3.84 km away
          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          thewalkingdead1414
          Hello ! I wanted to take my boyfriend and I out for a weekend in the summer for a romanic weekend away ! I was wondering how old you have to be to go here and how much is it per night to stay .
          30 December 2016|
          Answer Show all 5 answers
          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
          0
          Votes
          Esapone
          Are the accommodations pet friendly?
          6 May 2015|
          Answer
          Response from ForestMotelStratford | Property representative |
          We do not have any pet friendly rooms.
          0
          Votes
          Room Tips
          "This is a quiet Motel except for the 🚂 trains"
          Read review
          "There are train tracks nearby (about four trains a day). Ask for a room close to the office to be further..."
          Read review
          "Rustic and Relaxing--while having the modern amenities!"
          Read review
          "All rooms are good."
          Read review
          Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
          Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing