Best Western Forest Inn

1909 Main Street, Franklin, LA 70538-3117
Phone: +1 337-828-1810   |   Fax: 337/828-1810   |   80 Rooms
Check Out Time: 12:00 PM   |   Check In: 1:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

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 guest's 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.


Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Complimentary coffee in lobby
  • Game room - Two gaming lounges
  • Complimentary continental breakfast, choice of breads, cereal, fruit, eggs, yogurt, juice, coffee, and hot items
  • Outdoor pool
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Guest laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Truck/RV parking
  • Free parking
  • Meeting facilities
  • Banquet facilities
  • Conference services
  • Catering
  • Fax services available for a nominal fee
  • Photocopy services
  • High-speed Internet access
  • Business center
  • Exterior corridor

Best Western Forest Inn

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Conveniently located, the best western forest inn in Franklin, Louisiana is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 29.810415  /  Latitude: -91.510995


Driving Directions to Hotel


From: Franklin Highway 3211. Travel 2 miles and turn right onto Highway 182. The Best Western Forest Inn is located on the right hand side.

Best Western Forest Inn

We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

Most Popular Area Attractions

Arlington Plantation House

Built in 1861, the Arlington Plantation House is located in the historic district of Franklin. The house, one of the finest Greek Revival plantations in Louisiana, was built by Honore Carlin and was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1982.

Several oak trees on the plantation's seven acres are over 400 years old, to go along with over 420 notable plantations and buildings in historic Franklin. Complete your visit in Cajun Country with a tour of the nearby Antebellum Homes, the Oaklawn Manor, and nearby Bayou Swamps.

Cypremont Point State Park

Located in St. Mary Parish, Cypremort Point State Park is located in southern Louisiana’s Cajun Country near the city of Franklin. Covering 185 acres, this Louisiana state park was founded in 2004 and operated by the Louisiana Office of State Parks.

Cypremort Point State Park features numerous water activities like fishing, water skiing, sailing, windsurfing, and even crabbing in Shark Bayou. Beaches are also available at Cypremort, as well as picnic spots, wildlife viewing, and great views of the water from the 100-foot fishing pier extending over Vermillion Bay.

More Area Attractions & Services

  • 3 mile(s) from Oaklawn Manor
  • 5 mile(s) from Antebellum Homes
  • 10 mile(s) from Chitimacha Indian Reservation
  • 10 mile(s) from Bayou Swamp Tour

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • Outdoor pool
  • 5 mile(s) from fishing
  • 6 mile(s) from Cypress Bayou Casino

Nearby Restaurants

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