Destination guide

Book a holiday rental for your Pegnitz getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Pegnitz with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. Richard Wagner Museum and Margrave's Opera House are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Pegnitz

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

  • Tierpark Rohrensee (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Dauphin Speed Event (19.2 mi / 30.9 km)
  • Golfclub Erlangen (19.6 mi / 31.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Pegnitz

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Pegnitz 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:

  • Devil's Cave (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Maximiliansgrotte (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Ecological Botanical Garden (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Tierpark Rohrensee (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Fantaisie Palace (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Hofgarten (12 mi / 19.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Pegnitz

Fly into Nuremberg (NUE-Nuremberg Airport), the closest airport, located 27.7 mi (44.6 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, the main station is Pegnitz Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Pegnitz?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 223 holiday lettings around Pegnitz. From 129 flats & apartments to 65 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a rural property in Pegnitz?

Nothing compares to the silence of rural living. No rumble of traffic or blaring car horns. Just you and the quiet serenity of the countryside! HomeAway has 36 rural holiday properties in this destination. Alternatively, you might be after another type of holiday setting. HomeAway has no lack of rental properties to choose from, including:

  • 32 village holiday accommodation options.
  • 12 town holiday accommodation options.
  • 9 resort holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent an apartment in Pegnitz?

There's no need to say goodbye to the conveniences of home just because you're heading off on holiday. Kick back in your very own apartment and live life like a local. You'll be able to take your pick from 118 different options with the help of HomeAway. How does £30 a night sound? That's what you're looking at paying if you don't leave it too long! If that doesn't fit with your crew's style, we've got a range of different self-catering accommodation options available, such as:

  • House: 61 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £46 per night.
  • Hotel: 19 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £67 per night.
  • Cottage: 5 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £44 per night.

Can I stay in Pegnitz in a large group?

Getaways with your loved ones can be oodles of fun, especially when you're sleeping under the same roof in an awesome new place! If you'll be visiting with a large group, HomeAway can help you. Apartment holiday rentals are the favourite option for large groups, with 30 available here. If you're hoping to travel in a larger group, the holiday rentals that will serve you well include:

  • If yours is a crew of 5, we've got 94 rental accommodation suited to that size. Book a night for as little as £30.
  • If you've got 7 in your party, you'll be happy to hear that there are 44 holiday rentals suitable. Prices begin at just £47 per night.
  • Organising a trip away with 6 guests? We offer 36 properties for rent that will be perfect. Prices begin at just £30 a night.

So never fear! When you book with us you'll be able to bring your aunt, your cousin and all your mates to Pegnitz.