Destination guide

Take in the desert beauty of Riverside County

The area's live music and festivals are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Riverside County. Well known for its shopping, restaurants and golfing, this relaxing city won't disappoint. Local cultural sights include Palm Springs Air Museum and March Field Air Museum. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Riverside County

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Riverside County a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Living Desert Zoo and Gardens (23.7 mi / 38.1 km)
  • Indio's Municipal Golf Course (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Indian Palms Country Club (15.6 mi / 25.2 km)
  • Desert Adventures Metate Ranch (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Empire Polo Club (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
  • The Golf Club at La Quinta (18 mi / 29 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the desert landscape and other natural features in Riverside County

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Riverside County is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cottonwood Springs (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Joshua Tree National Park South Entrance (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Rancho Las Flores Park (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Davis Sports Complex (14.3 mi / 23.1 km)
  • South Jackson Park (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Salton Sea State Recreation Area (15.8 mi / 25.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Riverside County

The nearest airport is in Thermal, CA (TRM-Jacqueline Cochran Regional), located 12.9 mi (20.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Bermuda Dunes, CA (UDD), which is 17.8 mi (28.6 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Palm Springs Station, Perris Station and Moreno Valley/March Field Station are the main stations that serve the city.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Riverside County?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 9,080 holiday rentals around Riverside County. From 4,773 Houses to 2,476 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Riverside County is on Stayz.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Riverside County?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Riverside County. From Stayz travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Palm Springs: 6,373 holiday rentals
  • Coachella: 3,728 holiday rentals
  • Indio: 5,032 holiday rentals
  • Bermuda Dunes: 5,392 holiday rentals
  • Terra Lago: 383 holiday rentals

Stayz offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Riverside County! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Riverside County?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Riverside County with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Palm Springs: 6,373 holiday homes
  • Coachella: 3,728 holiday homes
  • Indio: 5,032 holiday homes
  • Bermuda Dunes: 5,392 holiday homes
  • La Quinta: 5,014 holiday homes

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Riverside County?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of holiday homes near to airports. Airports with a large selection of rentals in Riverside County are:

  • Banning, CA (BNG-Banning Municipal): 893 holiday houses
  • Murrieta, CA (RBK-French Valley): 476 holiday houses
  • Blythe Airport (BLH): 16 holiday houses

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Riverside County?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Riverside County. From Stayz travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Spotlight 29 Casino: 5,498 holiday rentals
  • Castle Park Amusement Park: 186 holiday rentals
  • Kaiser Permanente Hospital Riverside: 184 holiday rentals
  • Desert Willow Golf Resort: 7,884 holiday rentals
  • Palm Desert Country Club: 4,823 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Riverside County listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.

Explore destinations around Riverside County

Palm Springs
6,373 holiday rentals
3,728 holiday rentals
5,032 holiday rentals
Bermuda Dunes
5,392 holiday rentals
La Quinta
5,014 holiday rentals
Palm Desert
7,582 holiday rentals
413 holiday rentals
289 holiday rentals
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Rancho Mirage
6,875 holiday rentals
364 holiday rentals
Lake Elsinore
407 holiday rentals
Indian Wells
5,664 holiday rentals
Moreno Valley
69 holiday rentals
Desert Hot Springs
7,681 holiday rentals
3,967 holiday rentals
4,116 holiday rentals
Cathedral City
5,496 holiday rentals
Mountain Center
6,647 holiday rentals
70 holiday rentals