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A hidden place in the Westhoek

Verified Beveren-aan-den-Ijzer, Flanders, Belgium

About this campspace #s004229

Your host


Back to basics

Do you want to take a break and are you looking for a unique spot in the Westhoek to relax? In current corona times we make our estate temporarily available for those who wish to camp in a beautiful piece of nature. We want to make you happy. Only accessible after reservation.

In the meadow of 't Kasteelhof, an unexpected green spot (3ha) with a panoramic view over the fields and the village church in the distance. The estate contains an orchard, a small grove and is completely surrounded by a hawthorn hedge, the favorite place of many birds. You can enjoy their singing talents and the sounds of nature. You often see hares, pheasants and partridges. Pure nature!

't Kasteelhof refers to a former 16th century castle farm of which only a partly walled farm is still visible. It is located in the village of Beveren-aan-den-Ijzer, which is part of the Westhoek, also known as 'Bachten de Kupe' (with 'Kupe' refers to the valley where the river Ijzer runs). A large part of this region is characterized by its war history. It is close to Ypres, Heuvelland, the art village of Watou, Veurne, Diksmuide, the Belgian West Coast and 100m from the border with Northern France.

In addition to enjoying nature, you can also do many fun activities:
>Lovely cycling along cycling junctions
>Beautiful walking routes - eg the Dode Yzer walk can be started from here, about 12 km
>Wooded area where you can spot deer & the flat land towards the coast (the Moeren - reclaimed area in the 17th century)
>Fishing on the Yser in Roesbrugge (1km)
>Canoeing on the Yser in Roesbrugge or from Diksmuide (15km)
>Golf & sailing in Oostduinkerke & Nieuwpoort (20 km)
>Tourist attractions on the West Coast (20km)
>Theme parks Plopsaland and Bellewaerde (20km)
>Many war sights in Ypres and surroundings (10km)
>Art galleries in Watou & Veurne (10km)
>The best abbey beers in the world. Taste the best beer in the world in the café of the Sint-Sixtus Abbey of West-Vleteren and buy a few crates to take home! Always nice to surprise friends with it. Or visit the new bar with a fantastic view of the St-Bernardus brewery in Watou.

The village includes a café and a shop with farm products and within a radius of 5 km you will find a proxy delhaize, fresh bakery, ATM, doctor, pharmacy, cozy restaurants and a delicious Belgian chip shop!

With our micro-campsite, we offer very spacious camping pitches where peace and quiet prevails. It is a meadow of 3 ha with orchard and grove with many shady spots. Everyone can choose their own spot and it is between 30 and 100 m from each other.

-If you come with your tent or (cara)van, normal use of water and electricity for small items (mobile phone, water heater, coffee maker...) is included. If other devices are connected (fridge, coolbox, etc.), an additional cost of 10 euros/n will be charged. Please report this in advance in your booking request.

A mobile toilet with disinfectant spray is provided. If you have your own Porta Potti, you can always bring it with you.
A real camper showers outside, right? We installed one simple solar outdoor shower. This facility ensures that our guests touch the same surfaces as little as possible. A highly recommended facility by Campspace in corona times.

- If you come with your camper: Electricity branch is optional 25 euros/day. Please also mention this in your booking request. For a sani station with regard to discharging and branching off fresh water, etc., we would like to refer you to a fully equipped sani point / car wash nearby in Hondschoote (France 2 km).

Space for

  • Tents
  • Caravan
  • Vans
  • Motorhome


  • Drinking water
  • Toilet
  • Shower
  • Pets allowed
  • Campfire possible
  • BBQ
  • Picnic table
  • Electricity
  • Phone charge
  • Gas (stove)
  • Sportsgear
  • RV Sanitation
  • RV Hookup
  • Hot water
  • Hot tub
  • Sauna

Things to do in the area

  • TIP Art festival Watou 10 min. Best beer in the world 10 min. (Trappist West-Vleteren, St Bernardus), Heuvelland 10 min, sea 20 min
  • TIP Undisturbed landscape, singing birds, enjoying the beautiful sunset in the meadow
  • Biking
  • Hiking
  • Wildlife watching
  • Boating
  • Surfing
  • Fishing
  • Canoeing / Kayaking
  • Sightseeing

Sustainability practices

  • Waste separation
  • Food products from locals in the region
  • Green power
  • Heat pump
  • Solar water heater
  • Organic cleaning products
  • Water-saving measures
  • De weide heeft alleen inlandse planten. Bos met broedplaats voor watervogels en inlandse vogelsoorten. Kom tot rust tussen de onverstoorde natuurgeluiden, zangvogels...

Your host, nadine

Hello, I am Nadine and I live here with John and our 3 kids. We enjoy peace and nature every day and want to share this with you in corona times. We can help you a lot in the area and John will be happy to tell you more about the war sites in the Westhoek and the region of Northern France. Our kids will come and take a look now and then. We look forward to meeting you!


For campers who really love beautiful nature and tranquility.
Campfire and bbq is possible in the meadow and at least 25 m from the forest
The small forest, the ast and the ramparts around the farm may not be entered.
Outside no music close to the other campers. No parties.
Normal silence desired between 10 pm and 10 am.

As a lessor, we are not responsible for any accidents, damage, consequences due to suddenly changing weather conditions, theft or loss of material and/or personal belongings.

Clean up properly, please don't leave any trash behind.

Checking in and out

Check-in between: To be agreed
Check-out between: To be agreed–12:00 pm


Arrival allowed on: Monday to Sunday
Departure allowed on: Monday to Sunday

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Tents Caravan Vans Motorhome
Max. people
10 ×

Are you looking for a quiet place to camp in the Westhoek? Then come to the estate of 't Kasteelhof in Beveren-aan-den-Ijzer, an unexpected green spot with a panoramic view over the fields and the village church in the distance. Pure nature. Beautiful sunset. Near wooded area and the West Coast.

  • Drinking water
  • Toilet
  • Picnic table
  • Shower
  • Electricity
  • Campfire possible
  • Phone charge

Minimum number of nights: 1
Maximum number of nights: 30
Child price applies from this age: 0
Children's price up to this age: 12
Arrival allowed on: Monday to Sunday
Departure allowed on: Monday to Sunday

from €25.00 per night

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