Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Diamondhead

Experience the unique character of Diamondhead with a stay in a vacation home rental. Travelers like the casino gaming, seafood restaurants and golfing in this welcoming and romantic city. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Diamondhead

Do you want to find things to do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Diamondhead a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Diamondhead Country Club (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Pass Christian Isles Golf Club (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Oaks Golf Club (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Buccaneer Bay Waterpark (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Windance Country Club (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Gulfport Dragway (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Diamondhead

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Diamondhead. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Buccaneer State Park (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Gulfport SportsPlex (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Gulfport Beach (18.6 mi / 30 km)
  • Honey Island Swamp (19.5 mi / 31.5 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Diamondhead

Fly into Gulfport, MS (GPT-Gulfport - Biloxi Intl.), the closest airport, located 17.9 mi (28.8 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Diamondhead?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 142 vacation rentals near Diamondhead. From 81 Houses to 22 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Diamondhead for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Diamondhead?

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

  • Diamondhead Country Club: 388 vacation rentals
  • Port of Gulfport: 833 vacation rentals
  • Friendship Oak: 886 vacation rentals
  • Hollywood Casino: 383 vacation rentals
  • Island View Casino: 900 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 81 Houses in Diamondhead. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Diamondhead include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 22 rentals available
  • Cottages: 22 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 22 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Diamondhead?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 30 vacation rentals with pool available in Diamondhead. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.