Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Rivas

Enjoy the museums and other features of Rivas. Well known for its surfing, lake and beaches, this welcoming city won't disappoint. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Rivas

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Rivas is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Jesus Maria Point (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Maderas Beach (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Playa Marsella (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Nacascolo Beach (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • San Juan del Sur Beach (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Charco Verde Lake (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)

Transportation to and around Rivas

Fly into Managua (MGA-Augusto C. Sandino Intl.), the closest airport, located 54.6 mi (87.9 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Rivas?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 456 holiday lettings near Rivas. From 276 Houses to 62 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Rivas is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Rivas?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Rivas:

  • Los Miradores: 96 holiday homes
  • Las Pampas: 74 holiday homes
  • Rancho Santana: 99 holiday homes
  • Guacalito de La Isla: 33 holiday homes
  • Pacific Marlin: 109 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Rivas?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Rivas. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Yamil Rios Stadium: 445 holiday lettings
  • San Pedro Parish: 445 holiday lettings
  • Anthropology Museum: 446 holiday lettings
  • Santa Rosa National Park: 64 holiday lettings
  • Chacocente Beach: 189 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 276 Houses in Rivas. Our other popular types of Rivas holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 62 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 74 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 9 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Rivas?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 363 holiday homes with pool available in Rivas. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.