Forbes has a rich colourful history, with charming heritage buildings - many set around Victoria Square. The legendary bushranger Ben Hall is buried in the Forbes General Cemetery. Lake Forbes which is located on the edge of the Newel Highway is a great picnic spot which is used by locals and travellers. There is a walking track around the shores of the lake which is also very popular. Forbes has a vibrant pastoral, dairying, agricultural and orchard industries. Sandhills Winery with its antique copper distillery, was established in 1920 by Lucien Bouchier, a French wine maker and is located two kilometers along the Orange Road. The Historical Museum is also worth a visit, located in Cross Street. The building housing the museum was originally a music hall. The Forbes heritage trail is a major attraction.
This property offers 29 well decorated and well furnished rooms with modern amenities such as air conditioner, alarm clock, cable TV, hairdryer, ironing board, microwave, refrigerator, coffee maker, Internet access, writing desk and a private bathroom.Guests of Econo Lodge Ben Hall Motor Inn in Forbes can enjoy delicious breakfast at the onsite breakfast area. For other dining options, guests can visit nearby restaurants such as Forbes Inn International, Spice of Life, Forbes Service Club that serve the fine dishes.