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Book a vacation rental for your Pegnitz getaway

Experience the unique character of Pegnitz with a stay in a vacation home rental. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.Richard Wagner Museum and Margrave's Opera House are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation 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 cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Pegnitz a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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 center:

  • 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

Transportation to and around Pegnitz

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

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

Where to stay around Pegnitz?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 164 vacation rentals near Pegnitz. From 27 Houses to 125 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Pegnitz for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Pegnitz?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Pegnitz. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Pegnitz Station: 237 vacation rentals
  • Nuremburg Rehhof S-Bahn: 311 vacation rentals
  • Schloss Unteraufsess: 333 vacation rentals
  • Frankische Schweiz Museum: 276 vacation rentals
  • Bayreuth Festival Theater: 273 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Pegnitz listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Pegnitz?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 27 Houses in Pegnitz. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Pegnitz include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 125 rentals available
  • Cabins: 9 rentals available
  • Cottages: 9 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Pegnitz?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 25 vacation rentals with pool available in Pegnitz. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.