Destination guide

Head to the charming city of Riverside

The riverfront and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Riverside. This city's casino gaming, restaurants and spas attract many visitors, and its romantic and welcoming location add to the charm. Sprint Center and Crown Center are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Riverside

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience 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 center:

  • Worlds of Fun (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Kansas City Zoo (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Chambers of Edgar Allan Poe (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Edge of Hell Haunted House (5.1 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Science City at Union Station (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Union Station (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Riverside

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

  • City Park (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Berkley Riverfront Park (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Clark's Point (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Mill Creek Park (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Southmoreland Park (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Ewing and Muriel Kauffman Memorial Garden (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Riverside

Fly into Kansas City, MO (MCI-Kansas City Intl.), the closest airport, located 10.1 mi (16.2 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Riverside?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 187 vacation rentals near Riverside. From 98 Houses to 69 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Riverside for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Riverside:

  • Downtown: 34 vacation rentals
  • Country Club Plaza: 113 vacation rentals
  • Crossroads: 33 vacation rentals
  • West Plaza: 57 vacation rentals
  • Plaza Area: 110 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Riverside?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Riverside. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Argosy Casino: 295 vacation rentals
  • Kansas City Power and Light Building: 172 vacation rentals
  • Kansas City Convention Center: 311 vacation rentals
  • Kansas Speedway: 266 vacation rentals
  • Fort Leavenworth: 31 vacation rentals

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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Riverside?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 98 Houses in Riverside. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Riverside include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 69 rentals available
  • Villas: 6 rentals available
  • Cabins: 2 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Riverside?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 5 vacation rentals with pool available in Riverside. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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