Where to stay around Nyon?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 19 holiday lettings near Nyon. From 6 apartments to 6 houses, 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 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 Station: 81 holiday lettings
  • Nyon Castle Historical Museum: 81 holiday lettings
  • Nyon Castle: 80 holiday lettings
  • Nyon Roman Museum: 80 holiday lettings
  • Jura Mountains Regional Natural Park: 388 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 apartments in Nyon?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 6 apartments in Nyon. Our other popular types of Nyon holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 2 self catering accommodations

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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    Make a self catering chalet or holiday rental in Nyon, Switzerland your home away from home

    The pretty town of Nyon sits on the shores of Lake Geneva in the canton of Vaud. Just 25km from Geneva city centre, it is well located for hiking and skiing in the Jura Mountains. Although it is in Switzerland, most of the population speak French.

    Things to Do in Nyon, Switzerland

    The area around Nyon holidays rentals is perfect for Nordic walking, hiking, mountain biking and climbing during the summer while winter visitors can enjoy downhill and Nordic skiing. Nyon hosts several festivals including the Paleo Music Festival in July and the Visions du Reel Film Festival every April. Nyon is proud of its Old Town and Roman remains along with the Museum of Lake Geneva which includes several aqauriums and even a restored lake steamer. Visit the castle and enjoy the breathtaking views of the lake and the Alps from the balcony terrace. Getting around by train is a good way to enjoy the surrounding scenery and makes it very easy to take a day trip to Zurich, Basel or Geneva for shopping and sight-seeing. The cuisine in the area is excellent, but it can be slightly more pricey than other European destinations.

    Places to Visit Around Nyon, Switzerland

    There are several interesting places to visit around Nyon holiday rentals. The pointed turrets and whitewashed walls of Nyon Castle sit above the town and the historic castle is still used as the seat of the bailiff. It is also the home of the Museum of History and Porcelain. The town has an interesting Roman column/arch, the Iulia Equestris, and a Roman Museum. The Swiss Reformed Church of Notre-Dame is also worth a visit as a site of national significance. A small train takes visitors to Givrine in the summer and hikers can enjoy the pleasant walk back to their holiday home in Nyon. Further afield, visit the famous vineyards of La Côte which produce some excellent regional wines.

    Weather in Nyon, Switzerland

    Nyon holiday rentals enjoy warm sunny summers and cold snowy winters. Temperatures in July reach an average 24°C (76°F) while winters drop below freezing from December to late February. The area has showers throughout the year which falls as snow in the winter months.

    Travel to Nyon, Switzerland

    The nearest airport serving holiday rentals in Nyon is Geneva (GVA) International Airport which has regular flights from most international cities. It is about 27 km from Nyon and is an easy drive by hire car along the E25. There are also frequent regional trains between Geneva and Nyon making it very easy to reach without the need for a hire car.

    Activities and attractions in Nyon

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

    • 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)

    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 centre:

    • 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)