Sutton Forrest is a quaint tiny town, 20 minutes south of Bowral, the biggest town in the New South Wales Southern Highlands. Located just over an hour from Sydney, and 2 hours from Canberra, Sutton Forest is a great country stopover on your way through the Highlands. Charming historical buildings and friendly country hospitality awaits you in this little captivating town of Sutton Forest.
There are numerous churches farms and estates throughout the Sutton Forest village, each which tell a different story about the development of New South Wales. There is also a famous antique store in Sutton Forest, full of interesting and educational trinkets. The chance of berry picking at the nearby Montrose House and Berry Farm is always popular with the children, while mum and dad will enjoy the wine and fine foods at the nearby wineries. If this was quick getaway for just the parents, Sutton Forest offers some fine B&B and comfortable hotel and motel options. If you did happen to bring the kids along, there are some exquisite self contained apartments and cottages for you to stay at.
Sutton Forest is also a great base to venture out into the other towns and villages scattered across the Southern Highlands, due to its great accommodation range. For and affordable journey, spend the night in some of Sutton Forest’s terrific budget hotels and motels before driving around the region. Bowral is surrounded by beautiful natural parks, and Robertson is the spring or summertime is visually astounding with its beautiful blooming flowers. For longer trips, the pristine beaches of Wollongong are only an hours drive away. With its great accommodation, such as luxury resorts and hotels, staying in Sutton Forest will give you and the family a fantastic taste of country life.