Forestwood Apartments in Slidell, Louisiana Welcomes You Home! Louisiana living doesn't get better than this. At Forestwood, you're literally walking distance from local restaurants, the Bayou Patassat, and local schools. We offer spacious 1, 2, and 3 bedroom units and townhouses ' see our floor plans! We're family and nature friendly ' visit the nearby natural attractions ' from Lake Maurepas, to Lake Pontchartrain, to Lake Borgne, or the Salvador or Biloxi State Wildlife Management Areas. Feel like a little time in the big city? New Orleans is just 30 miles SW of us.