Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Riverside

The riverfront and waterfalls provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Riverside. Travellers especially like the restaurants, shopping and local tours in this welcoming and relaxing city. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Riverside

Do you want to find things to do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Riverside a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Penny Royal Adventures (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Velo Winery (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Tasmania Zoo (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Sharmans Wines (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Jinglers Creek Vineyard (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Josef Chromy Wines (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Riverside

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

  • Royal Park (2.8 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Cataract Gorge (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • City Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Saint Leonards Recreational Reserve (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Westbury Common Recreation Area (15.8 mi / 25.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Riverside

The nearest airport is in Launceston, TAS (LST), located 10.9 mi (17.6 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Riverside?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 182 holiday rentals near Riverside. From 101 Houses to 43 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Riverside for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Riverside. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Tamar Island Wetlands Centre: 208 holiday rentals
  • Cataract Gorge: 203 holiday rentals
  • Symmons Plains Raceway: 157 holiday rentals
  • Brickendon Estate: 162 holiday rentals
  • Penny Royal World: 203 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Riverside listed on Stayz 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 Riverside?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 101 Houses in Riverside. Our other popular types of Riverside holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 43 holiday houses
  • Villas: 2 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 16 holiday houses

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 Riverside?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 8 holiday homes with pool available in Riverside. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.