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 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 features

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)
How to get there

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.

How many vacation rentals are available around Riva?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 409 house rentals around Riva. From 277 Houses to 71 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Riva is on HomeAway.

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

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Riva:

  • Eastport: 146 vacation rentals
  • Historic District: 93 vacation rentals
  • West Annapolis: 34 vacation rentals
  • Epping Forest: 16 vacation rentals
  • Wardour: 125 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Riva?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Riva. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Chesapeake Bay Bridge: 575 home rentals
  • Bowie State Station: 1,815 home rentals
  • Baltimore-Washington International Airport Station: 637 home rentals
  • Merriweather Post Pavilion: 374 home rentals
  • Prince George's Stadium: 1,659 home rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Riva?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 277 Houses in Riva. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Riva include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 71 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 12 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 12 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Riva?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 76 vacation homes with pool available in Riva.

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