Destination guide

The charming city of Riverside awaits you

The riverfront and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Riverside. This city's restaurants, bars and shopping attract many visitors, as does its romantic and welcoming location. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Riverside

Are you searching for things to do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Riverside a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • E. Gaynor Brennan Golf Course (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Chelsea Piers (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Sterling Farms Golf Course (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Rye Playland (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Stanwich Club (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Griffith E. Harris Golf Course (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Riverside

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Riverside is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Greenwich Point Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Cummings Park (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Fort Stamford Park (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Cove Island Park (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • McGuane Field (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Bartlett Arboretum (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Riverside

Fly into White Plains, NY (HPN-Westchester County), the closest airport, located 6.8 mi (10.9 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Farmingdale, NY (FRG-Republic), which is 22.5 mi (36.2 km) away.