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This newly refurbished Franklin, Louisiana hotel is just minutes from the Cypress Bayou Casino and the Antebellum Homes.

Experience true Southern hospitality and sample delicious Cajun foods while staying at the BEST WESTERN Forest Inn. Located in the heart of Louisiana, this Franklin hotel offers convenient access to a variety of local shops and restaurants as well as many local attractions. Whether traveling for business or pleasure, the BEST WESTERN Forest Inn has it all!

This hotel offers 80 newly refurbished guest rooms and mini-suites. Each well-appointed room features a microwave, refrigerator, cable satellite television and free high-speed Internet access. Hotel amenities include a complimentary continental breakfast, an outdoor swimming pool, two gaming lounges, guest laundry, a full business center and meeting/banquet facilities to accommodate up to 300 people. The hotel also features an onsite restaurant to suit guests dining needs.

Hotel guests can enjoy a round of golf at the nearby Atchafalaya Golf Course or spend an afternoon at the Cypress Bayou Casino, located just six miles from the hotel. Guests can also take a tour of the Bayou Swamps or visit the Chitimacha Indian Reservation. Other nearby attractions include the Oaklawn Manor and the Antebellum Homes.

The friendly staff at the BEST WESTERN Forest Inn is waiting to ensure an enjoyable and memorable stay in Franklin, Louisiana. Make a reservation today and save! Enjoy your stay.

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Location

1909 Main Street
Franklin
Louisiana
70538-3117
United States
AAA - 2 Diamond

Summary

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Address
1909 Main Street
Franklin
Louisiana
70538-3117
United States


What's nearby?

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  • 45 mile(s) from Lafayette

  • 120 mile(s) from New Orleans




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Reviews

  • TripAdvisor
TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 43 traveller reviews
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Very Satisfied Guest

19/09/2016 John P, Metairie, LA, United States

I stayed there due to the convenience of location to a buseness need I had in the area. I first had reservations about staying there due to it being a "motel" style rather than a "hotel" style facilit... more

Owner Response
gretchen1810, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Forest Inn, responded to this review
We appreciate your wonderful review of our property. We are an older outdoor corridor property, but have remodeled each room several times over the years. We hope that if and when you are in the area again...that you chose our property. Thanks again and have a great day!!!
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Nice place

18/09/2016 Roadking818, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

On business in this area of Louisiana. Booked this hotel via Internet without really looking at the description. Arrived very late after flying into New Orleans and driving almost three hours. Chec... more

Owner Response
gretchen1810, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Forest Inn, responded to this review
Thank you for the review of our property. Yes we are an exterior property that indeed added a building one at a time over the years. All of our rooms have been remodeled several times over the years as well. We appreciate the positive words that you gave and recommendations as well. If you are ever in the area, we hope that you stay with us in Franklin, LA. Have a great day!!!!
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Franklin's Finest

12/09/2016 Sam W,

My 2nd stay was even better than the 1st, everything was up to date with great staff, breakfast, and the awesome center pool, porch, and BBQ area all under large oak trees. It is only 5 miles to Cypre... more

Owner Response
gretchen1810, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Forest Inn, responded to this review
Thank you so much for your outstanding review. We are so happy that you had a great experience with us and hope you visit again soon. Gretchen K Luke General Manager
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Satisfaction Guaranteed

26/04/2016 Johnnie J, Minden, United States

We were very pleased with our weekend trip to Franklin, Louisiana.This was my wife's 50th class reunion, which was also held at the Forest Inn Best Western there. The food was "out of this world" ! Fr... more

Owner Response
gretchen1810, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Forest Inn, responded to this review
Thank you so much for your outstanding review. We are happy that you had a wonderful experience with us here in Franklin. We hope you return soon to visit us. Thanks, Gretchen K Luke
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Great Hotel

18/04/2016 Sharon C, Gonzales, Louisiana

We had to stay in this hotel to visit with family. We had never stayed before and did not know what to expect. We are 6 people in our family so we usually have to get a big room or a suite. When we... more

Owner Response
gretchen1810, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Forest Inn, responded to this review
Thank you so much for your wonderful review of our property. We are a unique property because we have several "one of a kind" suites to accommodate almost any guest. We take pride in our exterior corridor property and hope that if you are in town again..that you choose to stay with us here at Best Western. Thanks again and have a great day!!!