Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Peterborough

Enjoy the musicals and other features of Peterborough. Well known for its hiking, coffee shops and kayaking, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Peterborough

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Peterborough has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Shattuck Golf Course (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Cathedral of the Pines (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Monadnock State Park (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Friendly Farm (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Harris Center for Conservation Education (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Crotched Mountain Ski and Ride Area (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Peterborough

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Peterborough is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Miller State Park (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Pack Monadnock Mountain (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Monadnock State Park (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Harris Center for Conservation Education (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Rhododendron State Park (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Granite Gorge (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Peterborough

Fly into Nashua, NH (ASH-Nashua Municipal), the closest airport, located 22.8 mi (36.7 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Manchester, NH (MHT-Manchester-Boston Regional), which is 25.6 mi (41.3 km) away.

Where to stay near Peterborough?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 39 holiday rentals near Peterborough. From 22 Houses to 2 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Peterborough for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Peterborough?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Peterborough. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • The Monadnock Center for History and Culture: 86 holiday rentals
  • Peterborough Town House: 85 holiday rentals
  • Mariposa Museum and World Cultures Center: 85 holiday rentals
  • Sharon Arts Center: 79 holiday rentals
  • Ava Marie Handmade Chocolates: 84 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Peterborough listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Peterborough?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 22 Houses in Peterborough. Our other popular types of Peterborough holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 10 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 10 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Peterborough?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Peterborough. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.