Destination guide

Explore the riverside 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-sees in the area. With a vacation 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 vacation 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 center:

  • 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 vacation in Riverside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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

Transportation 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 center. 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.

Can I find a vacation rental around Riverside?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 87 vacation rentals near Riverside. From 43 Houses to 33 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:

  • Center City: 733 vacation rentals
  • North Philadelphia: 604 vacation rentals
  • South Philadelphia: 791 vacation rentals
  • Rittenhouse Square: 287 vacation rentals
  • West Philadelphia: 260 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:

  • Pennsylvania Convention Center: 1,156 vacation rentals
  • Sesame Place: 121 vacation rentals
  • Franklin Institute Science Museum: 1,159 vacation rentals
  • Sahara Sam's Indoor Water Fun Park: 1,041 vacation rentals
  • Philadelphia's Magic Gardens: 1,156 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 43 Houses in Riverside. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Riverside include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 33 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 8 rentals available
  • Studios: 29 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Riverside?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 72 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Riverside. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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