Information about De Blinkerd swimming pool

De Blinkerd has a 25-metre swimming pool. This pool is ideal for swimming laps. Or take part in different activities and swimming for people 50 years and older.

Everybody 14 years and older must have a personal swimming pass in order to enter The Hague's municipal swimming pools. Do you not yet have a swimming pass? You can have a pass made on the spot at any swimming pool by showing a valid ID. Read more about the free swimming pass.

Address & contact details

Zwembad de Blinkerd
Seinpoststraat 150
2586 HC The Hague
Telephone: (070) 352 12 22

Rules

The municipality would like to ensure that everybody has a pleasant experience and feels safe at the pool. This is why there are a number of swimming pool house rules. Are you planning to visit the pool? Make sure you know the house rules and abide by them.

De Blinkerd swimming pool on the map

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Canteen

You are welcome to visit the canteen in the swimming pool, Sportcafé 't Nesjuh. Come and relax after doing sports. There is also WiFi. You can phone the sport café on tel. 06-28 68 04 08. But you can also send an email to: Sportcafe.nesjuh@gmail.com

Public transport

You can reach the swimming pool by taking Tram 1 (Badhuiskade stop) and 9 (Stevinstraat-West stop) and Bus 21, 22 and 23 (Gentsestraat stop). The stops are a few minutes’ walk to the swimming pool.

Disabled access

De Blinkerd swimming pool offers disabled access. There is a separate room with a shower, toilet and changing room. There is also a special wheelchair/shower chair which you can use to get to the swimming pool. You can then be lifted into the water using the disabled hoist.

Extra heated pool

All the pools have additional heating on Tuesday. The shallow pool has additional heating on Saturday and Sunday.

Changing room

A free unsupervised changing room is available, but you can also store your clothing and personal items in a locker. The price for locker hire is € 0.50.

Rates

Here you find the rates for The Hague's swimming pools. The Ooievaarspas reduction card entitles you to a discount of approximately 50%.

Sport-O-theek

Sport-O-theek Den Haag is located in De Blinkerd swimming pool. The Sport-O-theek has a wide selection of sporting and game equipment for all kinds of activities.

All of this equipment is for hire for schools, (sports) clubs, clubhouses and community centres, neighbourhood associations, activity centres, companies and private individuals.

Contact and more information

The Sport-info-line provides information about sports in The Hague. For example, if you'd like to learn more about sporting activities or clubs in your neighbourhood.

Feedback welcome

De Blinkerd swimming pool values your opinion. Do you have any tips or remarks or are you missing information on the website? Send an e-mail to sportinfolijn@denhaag.nl with the heading ‘De Blinkerd swimming pool/my remarks'.

Vertrouwenspunt Sport

If you experience sexual intimidation, bullying, discrimination, insults, threats or abuse at the swimming pool, please contact the Vertrouwenspunt Sport of the NOC*NSF.

Also see: Opening hours for De Blinkerd swimming pool

Published: 10 April 2017Modified: 14 March 2019