Destination guide

Head to the adventurous city of Hempstead

Enjoy the jazz and other features of Hempstead. This trendy city allures visitors with its horseback riding and golfing. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Hempstead

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Hempstead a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Legendary Oaks Golf Course (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Faith Bridge Ranch Golf Course (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Blue Bell Creameries (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
  • Windy Winery (19 mi / 30.6 km)
  • Stephen F Austin Golf Course (19.9 mi / 32 km)
  • Pleasant Hill Winery (20 mi / 32.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Hempstead

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Hempstead is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Peckerwood Garden (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Washington on the Brazos State Historical Park (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
  • Zube Park (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
  • Toubin Park (19.6 mi / 31.5 km)
  • Stephen F. Austin State Park (19.8 mi / 31.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Hempstead

The nearest airport is in College Station, TX (CLL-Easterwood), located 38.3 mi (61.7 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Hempstead?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 44 vacation rentals near Hempstead. From 19 Houses to 11 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Hempstead for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Legendary Oaks Golf Course: 71 vacation rentals
  • Liendo Plantation: 51 vacation rentals
  • Katy Mills Mall: 278 vacation rentals
  • Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park: 51 vacation rentals
  • Washington on the Brazos State Historical Park: 129 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 19 Houses in Hempstead. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Hempstead include:

  • Cabins: 11 rentals available
  • Cottages: 11 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 11 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Hempstead?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 5 vacation rentals with pool available in Hempstead. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.