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 highlights

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)
Transport

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.

Where to stay around Riva?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 461 holiday lettings near Riva. From 315 Houses to 75 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 Riva is on HomeAway.

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

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 Riva:

  • Hillsmere: 18 holiday homes
  • Epping Forest: 21 holiday homes
  • Wardour: 134 holiday homes
  • Winchester-on-the-Severn: 21 holiday homes
  • Eastport: 158 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 Riva?

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

  • Thomas Viaduct Obelisk: 421 holiday lettings
  • Maryland Live Casino: 785 holiday lettings
  • Belair Stable Museum: 2,077 holiday lettings
  • Sandy Point State Park: 627 holiday lettings
  • Merkle Wildlife Sanctuary: 951 holiday lettings

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

Can I rent Houses in Riva?

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

  • Condos/Apartments: 75 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 15 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 15 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Riva?

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

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