Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Riverside

The riverfront and waterfalls provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Riverside. Travellers especially like the restaurants, shopping and local tours in this welcoming and relaxing city. 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

Do you want to find things to do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Riverside a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Penny Royal Adventures (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Velo Winery (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Tasmania Zoo (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Sharmans Wines (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Jinglers Creek Vineyard (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Josef Chromy Wines (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Riverside

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

  • Royal Park (2.8 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Cataract Gorge (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • City Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Saint Leonards Recreational Reserve (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Westbury Common Recreation Area (15.8 mi / 25.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Riverside

The nearest airport is in Launceston, TAS (LST), located 10.9 mi (17.6 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Riverside?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 188 holiday lettings around Riverside. From 98 Houses to 46 Flats, 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 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:

  • Tamar Island Wetlands Centre: 217 holiday lettings
  • Cataract Gorge: 212 holiday lettings
  • Launceston College: 212 holiday lettings
  • 1842 Gallery: 212 holiday lettings
  • Goaty Hill Wines: 105 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 98 Houses in Riverside. Our other popular types of Riverside holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 46 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 18 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 18 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Riverside?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 8 holiday homes with pool available in Riverside. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.