Destination guide

The lively area of Riverside awaits your stay

Enjoy the area's live music, festivals and history with a rental holiday home in Riverside. Renowned for its riverfront, shopping and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. Citrus State Historic Park and March Field Air Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Riverside

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Riverside has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • The Cove Waterpark (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Fiesta Village Family Fun Park (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Castle Park Amusement Park (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • San Bernardino Golf Club (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Silverlakes Sports Complex (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Scandia Amusement Park (11.2 mi / 18 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Riverside

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Riverside is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Citrus State Historic Park (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Box Springs Mountain Reserve Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Lake Norconian (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • San Bernardino Soccer Complex (13.1 mi / 21 km)
  • Lake Perris (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Glen Helen Regional Park (15.9 mi / 25.5 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Riverside

Fly into San Bernardino, CA (SBD-San Bernardino Intl.), the closest airport, located 11 mi (17.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Ontario, CA (ONT-Los Angeles - Ontario Intl.), which is 13.5 mi (21.7 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, make your way to Riverside-Downtown Station or Riverside-La Sierra Station to see more of the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Riverside?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 391 holiday lettings around Riverside. From 214 houses to 38 flats & apartments, 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 mountain-view property in Riverside?

We all appreciate a room with a view. But if you're craving vistas that'll make you feel on top of the world, you'll need to head for the hills. HomeAway has 67 mountain getaway rentals available. Open to other suggestions? HomeAway has heaps of other property options to discover, including:

  • 38 lake-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 20 lakeside holiday accommodation options.
  • 17 mountainside holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Riverside?

Instead of going with a boring, cookie-cutter hotel room this holiday, you could just go for a whole house. You'll be a part of the neighbourhood in no time! There are 216 houses currently listed on HomeAway. Prices begin at £35 a night. If that doesn't suit your family's taste, we've got a number of different self-catering accommodation options to choose from, such as:

  • Hotel: 122 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £21 per night.
  • Cabin: 40 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £66 per night.
  • Condo: 15 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £84 per night.

Can I stay in Riverside in a large group?

The recipe for the perfect escape is spending time with loved ones in a completely new place. If you'll be visiting with a large group, HomeAway can help out. House holiday rentals are the favoured option for big groups of guests, with 39 available here. Properties for rent in the area that are just right for bigger groups include:

  • Looking for places that can hold 6 holiday makers? We have 140 that will suit. Prices start from £76 per night.
  • If you've got 8 in your family, you'll be pleased to find out that there are 94 holiday rentals that are perfect. You can get one for as little as £61 a night.
  • Trying to find rental properties to suit 10 guests? You'll be glad to learn we have 74 that'll be perfect. You can book one for as little as £108 a night.

So don't worry! When you book with us you can bring your dad, your cousin and all your besties to Riverside.

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Riverside?

Friends are the family we choose. Rejuvenate the bonds with those who truly matter and organise a reasonably priced stay with HomeAway. Bonita is a good area to investigate if you want to keep an eye on your budget. HomeAway has 31 holiday rentals, and the average price is a very affordable £101 per night. South Redlands is another great option. We have 5 and the average price is around £116 a night.

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