Destination guide

Lively Forest Park will entice you

The area's live music and theater scene are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Forest Park. This welcoming city is known for its shopping, restaurants and zoo. Newport Aquarium and Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Forest Park

Are you looking for top things to see and do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Forest Park a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Splash Cincinnati Water Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Trammel Fossil Park (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Sharon Woods Golf Course (7.7 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Fernald Preserve (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Walden Ponds Golf Club (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Forest Park

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Forest Park is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Krohn Conservatory (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Winton Woods Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Van Cleve Park (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Sharon Woods Park (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Trammel Fossil Park (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)

Transportation to and around Forest Park

The nearest airport is in Hamilton, OH (HAO-Butler County Regional), located 5.1 mi (8.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Cincinnati, OH (LUK-Cincinnati Municipal - Lunken Field), which is 13.8 mi (22.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Forest Park?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 72 holiday lettings near Forest Park. From 48 Houses to 22 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Forest Park is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Forest Park?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Forest Park:

  • Hyde Park: 17 holiday homes
  • Oakley: 16 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 49 holiday homes
  • Walnut Hills: 34 holiday homes
  • Central Business District: 54 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Forest Park?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Forest Park. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden: 210 holiday lettings
  • Nippert Stadium: 210 holiday lettings
  • Scudder Field: 195 holiday lettings
  • Alverta Green Museum: 110 holiday lettings
  • Riverside Centre Antique Mall: 208 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Forest Park listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Forest Park?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 48 Houses in Forest Park. Our other popular types of Forest Park holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 22 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 20 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Forest Park?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6 holiday homes with pool available in Forest Park. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.