Destination guide

Lively Riverwalk will entice you

Take a holiday to Riverwalk and enjoy the area's monuments, festivals and live music. This walkable city is known for its riverfront, seaside and beaches. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Riverwalk

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Riverwalk a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Halyburton Park (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Magnolia Greens Golf Plantation (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Jungle Rapids Family Fun Park (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Cape Fear National at Brunswick Forest (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Tregembo Animal Park (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Riverwalk

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Riverwalk. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Greenfield Lake Park and Gardens (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Hugh Macrae Park (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Halyburton Park (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • New Hanover County Arboretum (6.7 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Brunswick Nature Park (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Ogden Park (7.2 mi / 11.7 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Riverwalk

Fly into Wilmington, NC (ILM-Wilmington Intl.), the closest airport, located 3.2 mi (5.2 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Riverwalk?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 512 holiday rentals near Riverwalk. From 230 Houses to 160 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Riverwalk for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Shell Island: 223 holiday homes
  • South End: 331 holiday homes
  • Historic District: 78 holiday homes
  • Airlie: 48 holiday homes
  • Wilmington Beach: 1,253 holiday homes

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

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

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

  • Magnolia Greens Golf Plantation: 1,904 holiday rentals
  • Wrightsville Beach: 1,790 holiday rentals
  • Fort Fisher State Recreation Area: 3,160 holiday rentals
  • Freeman Park: 3,057 holiday rentals
  • Kure Beach Pier: 3,343 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 230 Houses in Riverwalk. Our other popular types of Riverwalk holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 160 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 33 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 33 holiday houses

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 Riverwalk?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 96 holiday homes with pool available in Riverwalk. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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