Destination guide

Travel to friendly River Valley

The area's temples and culture are just a few of the reasons to vacation in River Valley. Travelers like the shopping, gardens and restaurants in this welcoming and walkable city. Chinatown Heritage Center and National Orchid Garden are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around River Valley

Do you want to find things to do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that River Valley has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Universal Studios Singapore® (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Singapore Turf Club (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Singapore Flyer (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Singapore Zoo (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Marina Bay Golf Course (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Marina Barrage (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in River Valley

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in River Valley. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • National Orchid Garden (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Singapore Botanic Gardens (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Gardens by the Bay (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Bukit Timah Nature Reserve (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Singapore River (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Fort Canning Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
Transport

Transportation options to and around River Valley

Fly into Singapore (SIN-Changi), the closest airport, located 11.4 mi (18.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Batam Batu Besar (BTH-Hang Nadim), which is 22.9 mi (36.8 km) away.

Where to stay around River Valley?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 149 vacation rentals near River Valley. From 29 Houses to 114 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 River Valley for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to River Valley?

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 River Valley:

  • Orchard: 193 vacation rentals
  • Little India: 124 vacation rentals
  • Novena: 340 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 262 vacation rentals
  • Marine Parade: 56 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in River Valley?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 29 Houses in River Valley. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in River Valley include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 114 rentals available
  • Studios: 109 rentals available
  • Hotels: 2 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in River Valley?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 62 vacation rentals with pool available in River Valley. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.