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Hotel Lord Forrest

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Long weekend March 4th - 6th 2017 My husband and I are always staying here at The Lord Forrest Hotel in Bunbury but this visit was not up to previous stays. Our room was amazing although the air conditioning was not working causing our room to get very warm on a very hot long weekend. One specific cleaner targets our...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

This hotel was state of the art in its day but now unfortunately it is seriously in need of a makeover. It looks, feels and, well IS a bit old and tired. Having said that, everything worked pretty much as it should and overall the hotel was comfortable enough for a one-night stay. I stayed here on a Saturday night...

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Greater Perth, Australia
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

We were checked into some other persons room we only discovered this when we started to place clothing in wardrobe and there were clothes in there and then in the bathroom all of their toiletries and tooth brushes were there a very awkward moment we asked the cleaning lady who was preparing the room.next door and she said that the...

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Emma H, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Lord Forrest, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about the Hotel Lord Forrest. We are disappointed that certain aspects of your stay did not live up to your expectations. I have passed your comments on to the relevant departments as continually improving our product is very important to us. Once again, thanks for the feedback. Warm regards, Emma

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

My 82 year old mother-in-law recently spent a week in the hotel. She is a bit frail so we were a bit concerned about how she would fare. Our concerns were soon put to rest as the staff proved to be excellent. She reported that everyone - cleaners, front desk, restaurant staff and everyone else she dealt with were very...

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HotelLordForrestHLF, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Lord Forrest, responded to this review

Dear Steve, We are delighted to hear that your elderly mother-in-law enjoyed her experience here with us at the Hotel Lord Forrest. Thanks for letting us know and please be assured i will pass your kind comments to the staff. Warm regards, Nicola

Groningen, The Netherlands
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Nice hotel with friendly staff. A good restaurant in the middle of the hotel with reasonable prices. Comfortable room with nice bathroom. Near the town centre. This is a hotel for smokers, smoking on the balcony is allowed.

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HotelLordForrestHLF, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Lord Forrest, responded to this review

Hi Anna, Thank you for letting us know how you found the Hotel Lord Forrest. We are always really happy to hear people's thoughts so we can continue to provide a great service. It seems your stay lived up to expectations which is awesome and we hope to see you here again soon. Warm regards, Nicola

Bunbury, Australia
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Hadn't been to the lord Forrest for years. Went in for lunch very quiet but rally enjoyable. Best sliders in Bunbury and the pizza was great as well. Would recommend coming in for lunch. The bar looks good so heading in for a drink after work sometime next week

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HotelLordForrestHLF, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Lord Forrest, responded to this review

Many thanks for the review of your experience at our restaurant Unwind. I will pass your comments on to our chef regarding the sliders and pizza. It's wonderful that you enjoyed the food and the atmosphere so much and we hope to welcome you in the bar soon. Thanks again for letting us know your views. Warm regards, Nicola

Reviewed 17 January 2017

Hotel was lovely and clean - food was awesome (had dinner and breakfast) Staff friendly and knowledgeable. Last minute business trip turned into mini family vacation. Young bloke loved the indoor pool, available pool table was also used. Has a nice little gym, and board room / function room for business gatherings.

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HotelLordForrestHLF, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Lord Forrest, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to leave a review of the Hotel Lord Forrest. We are delighted you enjoyed your business/family trip and hope to be able to welcome you again in the near future. Warm regards, Nicola Marketing Executive

Claremont, Australia
Reviewed 30 December 2016

My wife and I only booked at last minute but were offered a room straight away for a Xmas day lunch and stay overnight. Room was clean with large balcony and very good aircon. food was fantastic with very friendly staff.would stay here again. very resonable rates and free car parking.

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HotelLordForrestHLF, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Lord Forrest, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of the Hotel Lord Forrest. I am glad we could accommodate you last minute for Christmas and pleased that you enjoyed your stay. We hope to be able to welcome you in 2017. Warm regards, Nicola

Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 4 nights during Christmas. Breakfasts great as was the Christmas Iunch. Bit pissed off by surcharge in bar Room neat and tidy. Bathroom in good condition. Only problem 2as you needed to be a contortionist to reach the toilet paper

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HotelLordForrestHLF, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Lord Forrest, responded to this review

Many thanks for leaving a review of the Hotel Lord Forrest. We work hard to deliver a great experience to our customers so its always good to hear the feedback. I will pass your comments on to management regarding the location of the toilet paper! It's good to know however that many other aspects of your stay lived up to...

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Been staying at the Lord Forrest on and off for 20 years and it still offers value for money. Whilst the decor is a little tired, the rooms are clean and the wifi is excellent so for those business travellers who want to work in their rooms, this is the place. Lord Forrest is centrally located and in very close...

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HotelLordForrestHLF, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Lord Forrest, responded to this review

Good morning Tim, Many thanks for taking the time to leave a review of the Hotel Lord Forrest. We are pleased you had a good business trip and found our property to be so convenient. I'd like to take this opportunity to let you know that our 3rd & 4th floors have now been modernised so perhaps next time request...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Unwind
Unwind
Cuisines: Australian, Bar, Pub
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Accessible rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rediscover Bunbury's iconic gem, Hotel Lord Forrest.... Celebrating 30 years of operation this September 2016 and beginning a new era for the hotel with a massive revamp. Now an independent hotel located in the heart of the cosmopolitan buzz of Bunbury, the gateway to the South West, WA. Our accommodation is ideal for corporate, leisure and conference travellers, a place to make your home-away-from home. Whether your stay is long or short, relax and Unwind at Hotel Lord Forrest. Bunbury town centre with its diverse range of boutique shops and cafes is a 5 minute walk away. Bunbury's Back Beach is a 10 minute stroll and Koombana Beach is just a 5 minute drive. Or why not stay on site and Unwind in our newly renovated bar and restaurant offering contemporary food options, great service, free Wi-Fi and relaxed seating. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Lord Forrest

Address: 20 Symmons St, Bunbury, Western Australia 6230, Australia
Region: Australia > Western Australia > Bunbury
Price Range: $126 - $186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Lord Forrest 3.5*
Number of rooms: 115
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Also Known As:
Quality Inn Bunbury
Quality Hotel Bunbury
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Take a high floor away from road noise for a quiet sleep.”
  • Comfy queen bed
  • Nothing flash but clean
  • View from balcony
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Bintang_Girl, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Try to avoid a room directly facing the milk carton. You see it when your a few km's away from the CBD.”
stevenbK2758ZB, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Face the ocean away from the nightclub. It beats all night!”
B1713LAlisas, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ocean view king room is great”
west0z, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“lower floors or less expensive rooms don't have very good views, so if you want the perks be prepared to pay a bit more.”
aneway2freedom, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
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