Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Nyon

Come and experience Nyon and its history, museums and festivals. This city's lake, football games and seafood restaurants draw many visitors. Palexpo and United Nations European Headquarters are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Nyon

Are you looking for attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Nyon a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Forest Land (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Golf of l'Hippodrome (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Divonne-les-Bains Nautical Center (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Domaine de Divonne Golf Club (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Parc Animalier Pierre Challandes (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Mont Saint-Jean Golf Club (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Nyon

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Nyon is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Jardin des Cinq Sens (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Lake Divonne (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Parc Animalier Pierre Challandes (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Col de la Faucille (10.5 mi / 17 km)
  • Lac des Rousses (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Botanical Gardens (11.8 mi / 18.9 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around Nyon

The nearest airport is in Geneva (GVA-Cointrin Intl.), located 12.2 mi (19.6 km) from the city center.

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Nyon Station.

Where to stay around Nyon?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 23 holiday lettings near Nyon. From 8 Houses to 5 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Nyon for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Nyon?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Nyon:

  • Les Philosophes: 18 holiday homes
  • La Croisette: 16 holiday homes
  • Cologny: 67 holiday homes
  • La Cure: 21 holiday homes
  • Pâquis-Nations: 19 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Nyon. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Nyon Roman Museum: 90 holiday lettings
  • Nyon Castle Historical Museum: 90 holiday lettings
  • Nyon Castle: 91 holiday lettings
  • Nyon Station: 91 holiday lettings
  • Baur Foundation, Museum of Far Eastern Art: 76 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Nyon listed on HomeAway 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 Nyon?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 8 Houses in Nyon. Our other popular types of Nyon holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 3 self catering accommodations

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 Nyon?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in Nyon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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