Destination guide

Why people love visiting theatrical Peterborough

Enjoy the area's theatre scene, live music and art galleries with a rental holiday home in Peterborough. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the riverfront, lake and hockey games. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Peterborough

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Peterborough a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Milltown Mini Golf – Family Fun Park (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Peterborough Golf & Country Club (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Kawartha Golf and Country Club (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Riverview Park and Zoo (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Wild Water & Wheels (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Pine Crest Golf and Country Club (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Peterborough

Travellers enjoy Peterborough for its riverfront and lakeside setting. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Peterborough. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Peterborough Lift Lock (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Lake Chemong (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Squirrel Creek Conservation Area (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Lakefield Park (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Serpent Mounds Park (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Emily Provincial Park (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)

Where to stay near Peterborough?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 68 holiday rentals near Peterborough. From 31 Cottages to 31 Cabins, 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:

  • Milltown Mini Golf – Family Fun Park: 153 holiday rentals
  • Fleming College: 132 holiday rentals
  • Peterborough Museum and Archives: 188 holiday rentals
  • Smith Town Hill House: 191 holiday rentals
  • Peterborough Golf & Country Club: 204 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 Cottages in Peterborough?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 31 Cottages in Peterborough. Our other popular types of Peterborough holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 31 holiday houses
  • Houses: 33 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 31 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Peterborough?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 9 holiday homes with pool available in Peterborough. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Explore destinations around Peterborough

    Milltown Mini Golf – Family Fun Park
    153 holiday rentals
    Fleming College
    132 holiday rentals
    Peterborough Museum and Archives
    188 holiday rentals
    Smith Town Hill House
    191 holiday rentals
    Peterborough Golf & Country Club
    204 holiday rentals
    Showplace Performance Centre
    173 holiday rentals
    Cathedral of Saint Peter-In-Chains
    180 holiday rentals
    Kawartha Golf and Country Club
    149 holiday rentals
    Blue Tomato Art Shop
    176 holiday rentals
    Canadian Canoe Museum
    162 holiday rentals
    Riverview Park and Zoo
    213 holiday rentals
    Dickson House
    177 holiday rentals
    Market Hall Performing Arts
    175 holiday rentals
    Lansdowne Place
    153 holiday rentals
    Trent University
    225 holiday rentals
    Kawartha Artists' Gallery & Studio
    157 holiday rentals
    Rock & Rope Climbing Centre
    172 holiday rentals
    Peck House
    174 holiday rentals
    Peterborough Memorial Centre
    171 holiday rentals
    Art Gallery of Peterborough
    171 holiday rentals