West Chapel is a distinctive village. The robust seawall emphasizes the contrast between land and water. Not only tourists, the locals like to enjoy the view of the dike. The waves, passing ships and romantic sunsets fascinate.
In a few minutes the beach of West Chapel is within walking distance. South of the village begins a 12-km long sandy beach that leads across Zoutelande to Flushing. On the beach there are many facilities, such as playground, shower and toilet and managed beach pavilions. In summer lifeguards keep an eye on things.
The village has everything for your daily needs, in addition to the large supermarket is also a bakery and a Meztger nearby. Every Friday is a weekly market on the square. In addition, the village has several excellent restaurants. In the kitchen, a lot of local ingredients are used. Oysters, mussels, lobster or tongue. Zeeland is literally on your plate!
On the outskirts of the village, you can see him from afar, the Lighthouse of West Chapel. It is open during the summer season for visitors. From this tower you can see not only the village, but also a large part of the area. In good weather you can almost see Walcheren.
West Chapel is an ideal starting point for cycling tours. A bicycle shop in town rented bicycles on request.