Destination guide

Take in the desert beauty of Riverside County

The area's live music and festivals are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Riverside County. Well known for its shopping, restaurants and golfing, this relaxing city won't disappoint. Local cultural sights include Palm Springs Air Museum and March Field Air Museum. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Riverside County

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Riverside County a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Living Desert Zoo and Gardens (23.7 mi / 38.1 km)
  • Indio's Municipal Golf Course (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Indian Palms Country Club (15.6 mi / 25.2 km)
  • Desert Adventures Metate Ranch (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Empire Polo Club (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
  • The Golf Club at La Quinta (18 mi / 29 km)
Natural features

Exploring the desert landscape and other natural features in Riverside County

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Riverside County is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cottonwood Springs (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Joshua Tree National Park South Entrance (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Rancho Las Flores Park (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Davis Sports Complex (14.3 mi / 23.1 km)
  • South Jackson Park (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Salton Sea State Recreation Area (15.8 mi / 25.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Riverside County

The nearest airport is in Thermal, CA (TRM-Jacqueline Cochran Regional), located 12.9 mi (20.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Bermuda Dunes, CA (UDD), which is 17.8 mi (28.6 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Palm Springs Station, Perris Station and Moreno Valley/March Field Station are the main stations that serve the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Riverside County?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 8,100 holiday lettings around Riverside County. From 2,219 flats & apartments to 179 cottages, 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.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Riverside County?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Riverside County. From travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Palm Springs: 6,306 holiday homes
  • La Quinta: 4,659 holiday homes
  • Palm Desert: 7,082 holiday homes
  • Rancho Mirage: 6,442 holiday homes
  • Indio: 4,681 holiday homes offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Riverside County! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Riverside County?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Riverside County with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Palm Springs: 6,306 holiday lettings
  • La Quinta: 4,659 holiday lettings
  • Palm Desert: 7,082 holiday lettings
  • Rancho Mirage: 6,442 holiday lettings
  • Indio: 4,681 holiday lettings

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Riverside County?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Riverside County are:

  • Palm Springs International Airport (PSP): 7,128 self catering accommodations
  • Hemet, CA (HMT-Hemet-Ryan): 581 self catering accommodations
  • Murrieta, CA (RBK-French Valley): 430 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Riverside County? offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Riverside County. From travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Palm Springs: 6,306 holiday rentals
  • Empire Polo Club: 4,564 holiday rentals
  • El Dorado Polo Club: 6,099 holiday rentals
  • Palm Desert Country Club: 4,536 holiday rentals
  • Indian Palms Country Club: 1,236 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Riverside County listed on where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Explore destinations around Riverside County

Palm Springs
6,306 holiday rentals
La Quinta
4,659 holiday rentals
Palm Desert
7,082 holiday rentals
Rancho Mirage
6,442 holiday rentals
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Desert Hot Springs
7,169 holiday rentals
Indian Wells
5,246 holiday rentals
Cathedral City
5,139 holiday rentals
Canyon Lake
327 holiday rentals
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Moreno Valley
80 holiday rentals
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Lake Elsinore
376 holiday rentals
El Paseo Shopping District
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