Destination guide

Friendly Peterborough will entice you

The area's cathedral and culture are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Peterborough. This welcoming city is known for its bars, ice skating and spas. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Peterborough

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

  • Priors Hall Golf Club (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
  • Rockingham Motor Speedway (18.1 mi / 29.2 km)
  • Kettering Golf Club (24.5 mi / 39.4 km)
  • Bedford Autodrome (25.1 mi / 40.4 km)
  • Wyboston Lakes Golf Course (25.7 mi / 41.3 km)
  • Colmworth and North Bedfordshire Golf Club (26.5 mi / 42.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Peterborough

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Peterborough is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Stamford Meadows (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Ayscoughfee Hall Museum and Gardens (15.1 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Fermyn Woods Country Park (17.2 mi / 27.6 km)
  • The Cresent (18 mi / 29 km)
  • Rutland Water Nature Reserve (18.5 mi / 29.7 km)
  • Paxton Pits Nature Reserve (22.2 mi / 35.7 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Peterborough

Fly into Cambridge (CBG), the closest airport, located 30.6 mi (49.3 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, make your way to Peterborough Station or Whittlesea Station and explore the city from there.

Where to stay near Peterborough?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 196 holiday rentals near Peterborough. From 50 Condos/Apartments to 55 Cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Peterborough 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:

  • Peterborough (XVH-Peterborough Train Station): 157 holiday rentals
  • Peterborough Station: 155 holiday rentals
  • Peterborough Cathedral: 151 holiday rentals
  • St. Mary and All Saints: 197 holiday rentals
  • Activity World: 137 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 Condos/Apartments in Peterborough?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 50 Condos/Apartments in Peterborough. Our other popular types of Peterborough holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 55 holiday houses
  • Houses: 65 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 55 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 7 holiday homes with pool available in Peterborough. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.