Best Western


375 Leavesley Road, Gilroy, CA 95020-3606
Phone: 408/848-5144   |   Fax: 408-848-1138   |   122 Rooms
Check Out Time: 11:00 AM   |   Check In: 3:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

Experience the beauty of northern California from this award-winning Gilroy hotel near Gilroy Gardens, the Gilroy Garlic Festival, wineries and more.

Conveniently located off the freeway, the BEST WESTERN PLUS Forest Park Inn is the perfect home-away-from-home for business and leisure travelers alike. While the town is well-known for its annual Gilroy Garlic Festival and surrounding wine country, there are plenty of other reasons to visit. Shoppers can shop to their heart's content at the adjacent Gilroy Premium Outlet Mall, while families can enjoy hours of family fun at Gilroy Gardens Theme Park, just three miles away. This Gilroy hotel hosts many guests in town for one of the area's popular annual events, including golf tournaments (Eagle Ridge, San Juan Oaks & Cordevalle), the Northern California Renaissance Faire and the California Pack Trials agriculture competition.

Our property is a convenient pick for visitors to nearby Hollister, CA. And, because Gilroy's mild climate and picturesque scenery make the area a top choice for winery and golf-course weddings, the BEST WESTERN PLUS Forest Park Inn is a popular choice for wedding travelers as well. In fact, our Gilroy hotel offers 1,800 square feet of flexible meeting and event space that can accommodate functions of up to 180 guests. This is also ideal for employees visiting PG&E, Syngenta, Cal Trans and the Union Pacific.

This BEST WESTERN hotel in Gilroy offers beautifully appointed guest rooms with private balconies and a full complimentary breakfast. Each spacious room comes fully equipped with a refrigerator, coffee maker, cable satellite TV with HBO®, in-room movies, Nintendo® and Wi-Fi access. Other hotel amenities include an outdoor heated swimming pool, spa/steam room, and exercise facility.

Find out why the BEST WESTERN PLUS Forest Park Inn has been consistently rated number one by TripAdvisor.

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Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Exercise facilities
  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • 100 % smoke-free hotel
  • Complimentary full breakfast, choice of breads, cereal, fruit, hot eggs, hot breakfast meat, other hot items, yogurt, juice, and coffee.
  • Outdoor pool Heated
  • Steam room
  • Hot tub
  • Exercise facility, Open from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. cardiovascular equipment
  • Stair stepper
  • Stationary bike
  • Treadmill
  • Interior corridor
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Multilingual staff, English, Spanish, Hindi, Gujarati
  • Laundromat
  • Express check out
  • Late check out available, fee depending on check out time
  • Safe deposit box available at front desk
  • Cable or satellite television
  • Free wireless Internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
  • Business center located next to lobby
  • Printer available
  • Fax services, nominal fee
  • Fax machine
  • Computer available
  • Photocopy, nominal fee
  • Weight lifting equipment
  • Photocopy machine
  • Dataports
  • Shipping
  • Mail services FedEX and USPS services available
  • Video billing In Room Entertainment Systems
  • Meeting facilities three meeting rooms available, 850 square feet, 950 square feet, 1800 square feet.
  • Conference facilities three meeting rooms available, 850 square feet, 950 square feet, 1800 square feet.
  • Catering
  • Ballroom three meeting rooms available, 850 square feet, 950 square feet, 1800 square feet.
  • Tennis courts
  • Hearing impaired services TTY Phones available upon request at front desk
  • Elevator, wheelchair accessible
  • Parking for the physically challenged
  • Ice/vending machines located next to elevators on all floors
  • Free parking
  • Outdoor parking
  • Truck/RV parking
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • High-speed Internet access
  • Evening reception 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.


Take advantage of the savings and fun with this special offer available at the best western plus forest park inn in Gilroy.


Conveniently located, the best western plus forest park inn in Gilroy, California 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: 37.022285  /  Latitude: -121.570805


Driving Directions to Hotel


From: San Jose. Take US Highway 101 South. Take the Leavesley Road exit. Turn right on Leavesley Road. The BEST WESTERN PLUS Forest Park Inn is on your right.

From: Monterey. Take California Highway 1 North, after approximately 15 miles take US Highway 101 North. Take the Leavesley Road exit. Turn Right on Leavesley Road. The BEST WESTERN PLUS Forest Park Inn is on your right.


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

Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park

Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park is located in North Central California inland from Santa Cruz and Monterey Bay. In Gilroy, conveniently just off the 101, Gilroy Gardens is an idyllic family theme park adventure. With a focus on horticulture, the park features over 40 attractions including six spectacular theme gardens.

Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park opens for the season early spring through late fall. Park offerings include shops and various restaurants and treat stops – making the park perfect for an all-day excursion. Hotels near Gilroy Gardens include more than five Best Western locations in and around Gilroy.

Gilroy Museum

Visitors to the Gilroy Museum will see over 25,000 historical artifacts from Gilroy and South Santa Clara County. The museum has been located in the historic 1910 Carnegie Library building, since its opening in 1958. Armand White, from one of Gilroy's pioneer families, started the collection of historical memorabilia and items and was the first curator of the museum.

Museum admission is free, so enjoy touring it as often as you'd like. While in Gilroy, partake in a free walking tour of the town's historic district, from a member of the Gilroy Historical Society. Enjoy your time in the San Jose to Salinas region and become a guest of the Best Western hotels.

More Area Attractions & Services

  • There is plenty to see and do near this Gilroy hotel.
  • 3 mile(s) from Gilroy Gardens, family theme park formerly known as Bonfante Gardens
  • 36 mile(s) from Great America Park, family theme park
  • 41 mile(s) from Mazda Laguna Seca Raceway
  • 42 mile(s) from Monterey Bay Aquarium
  • 0.2 mile(s) from Gilroy Premium Outlets, shop at over 145 factory outlet stores.
  • 25 mile(s) from Westfield Oakridge Mall, located in San Jose

Distances to Popular Points of Interest

  • 10 mile(s) from Morgan Hill
  • 15 mile(s) from Hollister
  • 15 mile(s) from San Juan Bautista
  • 30 mile(s) from San Jose
  • 30 mile(s) from Salinas
  • 39 mile(s) from Monterey
  • 45 mile(s) from Santa Cruz
  • 80 mile(s) from San Francisco
  • 5.1 mile(s) from Gavilan College
  • 29 mile(s) from Stanford University
  • 30.5 mile(s) from San Jose State University

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • Steam room
  • Hot tub

Nearby Restaurants

  • Black Bear Diner, on premises, Full Service, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
  • Across the street from Burger King, Fast Food, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • Across the street from Chevy's Fresh Mex, Full Service, Mexican, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
  • .02 mile(s) from Pizza N Stuff, Full Service, Italian, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • .02 mile(s) from Denny's, Full Service, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,


Enjoy your stay with us even more by checking out some of the most popular area points of interest and local area events happening in or near Gilroy. Chase the links to explore the local region even more.

Local Events Worth Considering:

August 2015

August 10 - 16, 2015
Monterey Car Week & Concours D'Elegance

The world-famous Monterey Car Week takes over the whole town. Don't miss car shows and famous rallies, like the Concours D'Elegance.

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