Wesley Chapel FL: Where to Live, Play & Eat

Wesley Chapel FL

Location of Wesley Chapel, FL

Located in eastern Pasco County, Wesley Chapel is a rapidly growing community. There are lots of new developments being built. Wesley Chapel is 23 miles north of downtown Tampa. The ever-growing community is popular for its easy access to interstates and convenience to shopping and restaurants.

Wesley Chapel FL on the map

Real estate options in Wesley Chapel

Wesley Chapel is a growing community. There is a lot of new construction including master-planned communities, resort-style communities, single-family homes on acreage, condos and villas. Wesley Chapel has golf course communities, including Saddlebrook and Lexington Oaks, as well as the lagoon community of Epperson.

Homes for sale in Wesley Chapel

Parks in Wesley Chapel

They have tried to preserve the natural Florida lifestyle in Wesley Chapel with lots of parks and trees. Many of the new communities have parks within them. The public Wesley Chapel parks include playgrounds, shaded benches and picnic tables.

A few of the parks in Wesley Chapel, FL:

  • Wesley Chapel District Park (playgrounds, sport courts and fields including basketball, pickleball, volleyball, soccer and tennis)
  • Pinedale Park (playground, basketball courts)

Biking & walking trails in Wesley Chapel

The main walking trail in Wesley Chapel is the Seven Oaks Nature Trail. This is a paved trail that winds through neighborhoods and past small lakes. The trail is mostly shaded.

Outdoor eating in Wesley Chapel

Places to eat in Wesley Chapel

There are no shortage of options for restaurants in Wesley Chapel. There are a lot of chain restaurants with a few local favorites. The variety of options including BBQ, seafood, Japanese, American and burgers.

Some of our favorites in Wesley Chapel, FL include:

  • Grillsmith
  • Bubba’s 33
  • Amici Pizza
  • Bonefish Grill
  • Ford’s Garage
  • Texas Roadhouse
  • Nobke Crust
  • Cracker Barrel
  • TacoSon

Places to have fun in Wesley Chapel

There is lots of fun things to do in the Wesley Chapel community including:

  • Highland Axe Throwing
  • Florida Hospital Center Ice
  • Cobb Grove 16 Theatre
  • Main Event
  • Pinot’s Palette
  • Spa at Saddlebrook
  • Popstroke

Places to shop in Wesley Chapel

Wesley Chapel has a plethora of shopping options from local stores that sell olive oil and custom sneakers to boutiques and toy stores. There are three malls/shopping areas in Wesley Chapel: The Grove, Krate and Wiregrass Mall. And of course there are big box stores too including Walmart, Target, Five Below, Dick’s Sporting Goods and Homegoods. The Tampa Premium Outlets border Wesley Chapel so most communities have easy access to this popular outlet mall.

There are a variety of grocery store options in Wesley Chapel as well including Publix, Target, Walmart, Winn Dixie, Aldi and Sprouts.

Schools in Wesley Chapel


  • Wesley Chapel Elementary
  • Achieve Center
  • Double Branch Elementary
  • New River Elementary
  • Quail Hallow Elementary
  • Sand Pine Elementary
  • Seven Oaks Elementary
  • Veterans Elementary
  • Watergrass Elementary
  • Wiregrass Elementary


  • Cypress Creek Middle
  • John Long Middle
  • Weightman Middle


  • Wesley Chapel High
  • Wiregrass Ranch High
  • Cypress Creek High
  • Kirkland Ranch Academy of Innovation


  • Innovation Prep
  • Pinecrest Academy
  • Union Park Charter Academy


  • North Tampa Christian
  • Saddlebrook Prep
  • LEAPS Academy
  • Goddard School

Hospitals in Wesley Chapel

There are two hospitals – BayCare Welsey Chapel and AdventHealth Wesley Chapel- based in the community as well urgent care centers and doctor’s offices. There is also a behavioral health center in Wesley Chapel.

Hotels in Welsey Chapel

Checking out the area and need a place to stay? Or having company? Here are some Wesley Chapel-area hotels:

  • Hilton Garden Inn
  • Hampton Inn
  • Holiday Inn Express
  • WoodSpring
  • Hyatt Place
  • Saddlebrook
  • Residence Inn

Ready to move to Wesley Chapel?

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