Forest City

United States of America

Forest City, North Carolina, United States of America

4.5/5Top Destination

Experience the lake views, hiking, and golf in Forest City!

Lake views, mountain views, and sights from Dogwood Valley Golf Course to Tryon International Equestrian Center—discover it all in Forest City.

Known for

Lakes, Hiking and Mountains

Top Hotels in Forest City

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
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The 1927 Lake Lure Inn & Spa
2.5 out of 5
2771 Memorial Highway, Lake Lure, NC
$105/night
Aug 26 - Aug 27
4.2/5Very Good! (136 reviews)

With direct access to the beach, this Lake Lure hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Lake Lure Flowering Bridge, Lake Lure Beach and Water Park, and Lake Lure. ...

4.2/5Very Good! (136 reviews)

"This is a great location and beautifully set. If you are wanting an extra special, old timey feel...this is the place! If you are a young family and want space, this is not the place for you. They are pet friendly for a fee and the water pressure on the third floor was fantastic! Breakfast was free ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 9, 2019

The 1927 Lake Lure Inn & Spa
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Quality Inn
2 out of 5
205 Commercial Drive, Forest City, NC
$63/night
Sep 15 - Sep 16
4.1/5Very Good! (67 reviews)

Situated in Forest City, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Forest City Golf Course and Bubba's Fun Park. Bennett Classics Antique Auto Museum and Rutherford ...

4.1/5Very Good! (67 reviews)

"Staff was friendly and helpful. Room was very clean and comfortable. Excellent restaurants were very close."…"

Reviewed on Aug 16, 2019

Quality Inn
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Holiday Inn Express Forest City
2.5 out of 5
200 Holiday Inn Dr, Forest City, NC
$87/night
Aug 25 - Aug 26
4.1/5Very Good! (172 reviews)

Situated in Forest City, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Bubba's Fun Park and The Foundation Performing Arts and Conference Center. Forest City Golf Course ...

4.1/5Very Good! (172 reviews)

"Fairly new hotel which was very clean. Everything worked great. Excellent breakfast!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 18, 2019

Holiday Inn Express Forest City

Popular things to do in Forest City

Chimney Rock State Park
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Chimney Rock State Park

5/5 (183 Ratings)

Enjoy the mountain views and explore Chimney Rock State Park, a lovely green space in Lake Lure. While you're in the area, stroll along the lakeside.

Top activities in Forest City

Urban Adventure Quest - Asheville
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Urban Adventure Quest - Asheville

$8

Discover charming Asheville nestled into the Blue Ridge Mountains during an interactive city scavenger hunt. Solve riddles that unlock the southern metropolis' enduring charisma and check popular destinations off your sightseeing bucket list during a self-guided urban adventure.

Operation City Quest of Asheville, NC
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Operation City Quest of Asheville, NC

$10

Using your smartphone, you'll be given nearly 150 objects to find during your scavenger hunt. You'll then wander throughout the downtown area searching for the items. Once you've found the object, you'll send a photo in to score points.

Watauga River Rafting for families and individuals
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Watauga River Rafting for families and individuals

$61

Meet your guide at the meeting point near the Watauga River. Here you will have access to hot showers, changing rooms, restrooms, a screened-in riverside picnic shelter, private beach and of course free parking. Please arrive 30-minutes early to check in.

Elijah Mountain Gem Mine Mining Experience
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Elijah Mountain Gem Mine Mining Experience

$13

Located just 30-minutes south of Ashville in Hendersonville North Carolina is the Elijah Mountain Gem mine.

Self-Guided Asheville Scavenger Hunt
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Self-Guided Asheville Scavenger Hunt

$11

This adventure will take you through the heart of Asheville North Carolina and let you see how it has changed over time, while also having fun. This hunt has been evolving over time to be as entertaining as possible, while showing you as much as possible.

Yoga in the Park Asheville
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Yoga in the Park Asheville

$13

Itinerary This 75 minute class will start with a brief meditation/philosophical opening and move into a slow to moderate-paced flow. Intertwining movement with breath, we will open our hearts, create heat in the body, stimulate the brain & rejuvenate our well-being.

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