Scheveningen Travel Guide
Surfer at the Scheveningen beach
Near the Lighthouse and Harbor
cool and relaxing clubs on north beach
all crowded - parking problems - dangerous ebb-tides
In a nutshell
Excellent to hang out during day and evening.
We were in Scheveningen just once, in a sunny day of late August, when beaches in Portugal are starting the second half season. I was not impressed - the beach is wide and well equiped, but the rough sea and dark water didn't invite us (nor anyone else). I know - it's the...
Sea Life part I
At Sea Life you will find various fish and coral. It is interesting to see them. The opening hours are from Monday to Sunday 10 am till 7 pm (the cashier will close one hour before 7 pm). In July and August it will be open from 10 am till 8 pm (the cashier will close one...
Boulevardtrain part I
Be a tourist and take this small train. The train will start at the Pier and will last for about 30 minutes. You will see the harbour, old town and other touristic sightseeings. The train will ride between April and October.
Go to Pathé (cinema) and see a movie!! Me and my parents went here the first night we were in Scheveningen. There were several movies that were shown. But we went to see Pirates of the Carabean part 4. It was in 3D. So we got a pair of glasses before we went in the room for...
At the boulevard there are various things to do/see. You can walk around, seen & been seen, kids can take a ride in the caroussel/play in a little pool, dine/drink, look at a demonstration of a sport....
The beach part I
In Scheveningen you will find a huge beach. At the beach you can have a swim in the Northsea. Especially in the summer (on a sunny day) the beach is crowded with people. Trying to cool off. And to have a tan. But the beach is also nice to have a nice walk on it.
Steigenberger Kurhaus Hotel
6 Reviews and 136 Opinions The Kurhaus hotel is the oldest hotel in Scheveningen. It dates back in 1818. Jacob Pronk build it...
Carlton Beach Hotel Schevening
3 Reviews and 75 Opinions The Carlton Beach was the first hotel that I stayed in outside of Canada or the United States. Lucky...
On the second evening we went to Masada for dinner. They had the weekmenu which we were interested in: skewers with french fries. It was really nice.The price in July 2011 was:Cola/coke € 2.50Ice tea € 2.75Tonic € 2.50Weekmenu € 11.50
There are so many restaurants at the boulevard. Me and my parents had dinner on the first evening at Vitesse. There is a part where you can have a view over the sea/boulevard and a part back in the restaurant where you hardly have a view at the sea/boulevard. We sat at the...
Holland Casino: Holland Casino
Take a chance and gamble! You can do that at Holland Casino. If you want, you can buy a try out package (do it in advance). For € 35 you buy this package. You will get a free drink/snack and some playing chips. Openinghour is: 10am till 3am daily.
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The tram is the best option to visit Scheveningen. You don't have to look for parking space, which is also very expensive. The tram brings you fast to the beach of Scheveningen. Several tram lines have there terminus in Scheveningen.
Local Public Transport
From Scheveningen the following tram & bus lines connect to the neighbouring The Hague:1 Noorderstrand via The Hague Station Holland Spoor to Delft9 Noorderstrand via both The Hague train stations to Vrederust11 Scheveningen Haven to The Hague Station Holland Spoor12...
TO SCHEVENINGEN - BEACH RESORT
Tram- & Bus-lines: >>>Tram-line 1: Delft-Den Haag CS-Madurodam-ScheveningenTram-line 8: Den Haag Vrederust-Station HS-ScheveningenTram-line 9: Den Haag Vrederust-Stations HS-CS-ScheveningenTram-line 11: Den Haag station HS-ScheveningenBus-line 14: Den Haag...
Do you want to experience the beach in a different way in winter? In Scheveningen this can be done year round. Riding school the Fjorden paard offers horse riding trips for beginners and more advanced riders. The different routes lead you to the most beautiful spots...
Vlaggetjesdag -video tour
Vlaggetjesdag is a Dutch festival celebrating the arrival of the first new herring of the year. This is a tradition that dates back to the 14th century when fishermen went out to sea in their small boats to capture the annual catch. Today this ritual has become more of a...
Dramatic Clouds At Beach
Did you know flash floods can be very dangerous and causes deaths in a lot of countries? You won't have to live in mountain area to discover thunderstorms and its frequency and its severity. The lightning has been experienced by people each year and is upmost frightened,...
Yes, the trams can be dangerous. Their tracks cross roads, bicycle paths and sidewalks. For all their bulk, they’re quite quiet because they’re electric. They have their own traffic lights and often have the right-of-way. If you’re in the way of a tram, they’ll ring their...
SCHEVENINGEN - 100st BIRTHDAY
A Hooray for Scheveningen Harbour, too! Scheveningen celebrated its 100st birthday (since November 26, 1904). Scheveningen (the north-west part of The Hague) was proud, The Hague was proud ... with all kind of events.Visiting Scheveningen Harbour is more than pleasant. Go to...
You see them once in awhile and you can be one of them. Stalhouderij Het Fjordenpaard can arrange to take you horse riding on the sand. Rides are available for beginners or advanced and occur on Sunday through-out the year as well as Friday from March until October. The...
Together with the Pier the Kurhaus hotel is one of the best known attractions in Scheveningen. The hotel and restaurant Kurhaus was opened in 1886.Kurhaus hotel ScheveningenGevers Deynootplein 302508 GR ScheveningenT +31 (0)70 4162636www.kurhaus.nl
Beach, Boulevard and Pier
Scheveningen is a district of The Hague, a well-known seaside resort with a long sandy beach, an esplanade, a pier, and a lighthouse.In 1818, Jacob Pronk constructed a wooden building on a dune near the sea, from where people could bathe from four separate rooms. It marked...
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