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.

Can I rent Houses in Nyon?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 30 Houses in Nyon. Our other popular types of Nyon holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 75 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 6 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Nyon?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 43 holiday homes with pool available in Nyon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.