Destination guide

Explore the riverfront setting in Riverside

The riverfront and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Riverside. This city is well-known for its shopping and restaurants. Independence Hall and Liberty Bell Center 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.


Sightseeing in and around Riverside

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Riverside has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Philadelphia Zoo (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
  • Funplex (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Pennsauken Country Club (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Merchantville Country Club (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Oxford Valley Golf Course (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Adventure Aquarium (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Riverside

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Riverside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Neshaminy State Park (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Laurel Acres Park (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Cooper River Park (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Fairhill Square (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Wiggins Park and Marina (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Reyburn Park (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Riverside

Fly into Philadelphia, PA (PNE-Northeast Philadelphia), the closest airport, located 3.9 mi (6.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Blue Bell, PA (BBX-Wings Field), which is 17.7 mi (28.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Riverside?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 41 holiday lettings near Riverside. From 22 Houses to 16 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Riverside for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Riverside?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Riverside:

  • Northern Liberties: 175 holiday homes
  • Norris Square: 51 holiday homes
  • Fishtown: 58 holiday homes
  • Olde Kensington: 59 holiday homes
  • Southwark: 128 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, 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 when travelling to Riverside?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Riverside. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Wells Fargo Center: 998 holiday lettings
  • Philadelphia's Magic Gardens: 990 holiday lettings
  • Trevose Station: 978 holiday lettings
  • Walnut Street Theatre: 990 holiday lettings
  • Grumblethorpe: 991 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Riverside 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 Houses in Riverside?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 22 Houses in Riverside. Our other popular types of Riverside holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 12 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Riverside?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 35 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Riverside. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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