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The seaside resort of Scheveningen lies to the south of the bulb-growing region and is the most popular seaside resort in the Netherlands. The seaside resort is characterised by the many activities on offer and is part of the city of The Hague. From the iconic pier with its Ferris wheel to attractions such as SEA LIFE Scheveningen, Legoland Discovery Centre, Pathé cinema and Holland Casino, Scheveningen is a destination where young and old will enjoy themselves. Make the most of your visit to Scheveningen and read our tips below.

Things to do in Scheveningen beach

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Tips for visiting Scheveningen

Scheveningen is the most popular seaside resort in the Netherlands and this is partly due to the wide range of activities and events in the resort.

There are also many fun things to do in the surrounding area. Look here: The best outings in the area of Scheveningen.

A day at the beach in Scheveningen

With all the attractions and activities in Scheveningen, you would almost forget that there is also a great beach. Scheveningen beach is nice and wide and has many facilities. The beach pavilions are all next to each other, creating a cosy beach street.

Attractions in Scheveningen

The seaside resort is known for its wide range of attractions. Therefore, Scheveningen is suitable for young and old.

Active and sporty days out in Scheveningen

Scheveningen is also the place to get and stay fit. There are many active and sporty outings. Scheveningen is also the place to be for the real adrenaline fans. How about a bungee jump from the Pier.

  • Practice beach sports at The Hague Beach Stadium
  • Go surfing in Scheveningen

Museums in Scheveningen

Enrich your knowledge with a visit to one of the museums in Scheveningen. Also visit the city of The Hague and discover even more museums.


  • The Pier of Scheveningen

Nightlife in Scheveningen

The seaside resort is one of the popular entertainment locations of the city of The Hague. There is a large Pathé cinema, a Holland Casino and of course a wide range of beach clubs and cafes.

  • Watch the latest films at Pathé cinemas
  • Place a bet at Holland Casino

Hotels in Scheveningen

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Hotel Kurhaus in Scheveningen

There is so much to do in Scheveningen that one day is actually always too short to do everything you would like to do. Fortunately, Scheveningen also has a wide range of hotels.

Restaurants in Scheveningen

A bite to eat or a drink is also quickly arranged in Scheveningen. In addition to the many beach pavilions, there is also an extensive selection of restaurants. From eating out on the Pier to a delicious menu at one of the restaurants on the Scheveningen boulevard. There are more than 130 restaurants in Scheveningen.

Shopping in Scheveningen

Scheveningen also has a lot to offer to shopping enthusiasts. Go for the covered Palace Promenade shopping centre on the boulevard or for one of the oldest shopping streets in the Netherlands: De Keizerstraat.

  • Shopping centre Palace Promenade
  • Shopping at Keizerstraat in Scheveningen

Events in Scheveningen

Directions to Scheveningen

  • Parking in Scheveningen
  • To Scheveningen by public transport

Weather and climate in Scheveningen

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Come and enjoy between beach and city and discover Holland from the most beautiful holiday region of the Netherlands. View our tips below.

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