Spring – Summer
From our homes are the beach, the North Sea and Lake Veere, both 200 meters walk directly accessible within minutes. Vrouwenpolder has one of the widest beaches of the North Sea. On the beach there are several beach clubs and a sailing and catamaran club. Part of the beach (towards Oosterscheldekering) is reserved for kitesurfing and related sports. A special “kiters home” was recently constructed. The wide beach of Vrouwenpolder is ideal for beach sailing (blow-carting). In the direction of Domburg is an area where nude recreation is permitted.
Lake Veere is the largest saltwater lake in Europe. Also on Lake Veere is much surfing, sailing and fishing. Sailboats can be rented in several places. Surf and sailing schools are available. A diving school is available. From Vrouwenpolder there is plenty of opportunity to go biking on the islands or to visit the attractions of the Delta Works ( Stormbarriere Dam, Zeelandbrug, Education Neeltje Jans etc.).
Vrouwenpolder has several good restaurants within walking distance and accessible to the fans of the Zeeland region excellent seafood. Belgium is also through the Westerschelde tunnel easily and quickly accessible. In the summer there is an abundance of opportunities:
• Walking (various nature areas)
• Cycling (many marked routes)
• Beach Life
• Sailing (also catamaran)
• Fishing / Boat trips
• Diving / Snorkeling
• Horse and pony riding
• Parasailing behind a speedboat
• Banana rides behind a speedboat
• Visit to local markets and festivities
• Culinary tours on the islands
• Boat trips along the Delta works
• Folkloric days
• Surf and sailing schools are available.
• Trips to Belgium (Knokke, Bruges, Ghent etc)
• Visit to Waterland Neeltje Jans (the former work island for Oosterscheldekering)
From May to September there are public toilets, showers, ramps and garbage bins on the beach present. The rescue team is available for your safety. Dogs and horses are in the season at the beach permitted before 08.00 h. and after 18:00 h. The beautiful Zeeland beaches score high on the list of cleanest beaches in Europe.