Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Riva getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Riva with a stay in a private vacation home. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. Maryland State House and William Paca House 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

Activities and attractions in Riva

Do you want to find top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Riva has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Six Flags America (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • U.S. Naval Academy Golf Club (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Bowie Golf and Country Club (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Lake Presidential Golf Club (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Goddard Visitor Center (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Riva

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Riva is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Maryland Quiet Waters Park (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Shadyside Park (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Allen Pond Park (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Sandy Point State Park (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Old Maryland Farm (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Kent Island (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Riva

Fly into Fort Meade, MD (FME-Tipton), the closest airport, located 13.4 mi (21.5 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Baltimore, MD (BWI-Baltimore Washington Intl. Thurgood Marshall), which is 16.5 mi (26.5 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Riva?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 466 vacation rentals near Riva. From 315 Houses to 78 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 Riva for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Riva:

  • Historic District: 106 vacation rentals
  • Eastport: 158 vacation rentals
  • Arundel on the Bay: 18 vacation rentals
  • Homewood: 60 vacation rentals
  • Naval Academy: 111 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 Riva?

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

  • Chesapeake Bay Bridge: 636 vacation rentals
  • Sandy Point State Park: 626 vacation rentals
  • Merriweather Post Pavilion: 424 vacation rentals
  • U.S. Naval Academy: 664 vacation rentals
  • FedEx Field: 2,031 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Riva 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 Riva?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 315 Houses in Riva. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Riva include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 78 rentals available
  • Cabins: 15 rentals available
  • Cottages: 15 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Riva?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 83 vacation rentals with pool available in Riva. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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