Escamphof therapeutic pool

Escamphof is a therapeutic swimming pool. People with physical or multiple disabilities can swim here. They get expert support through their disabled sports associations. The swimming pool is not available for recreational swimming.

Therapeutisch zwembad Escamphof

Take a virtual tour of the swimming pool.

Address & contact details

Therapeutisch zwembad Escamphof
Escamplaan 57
2547 GA The Hague
Telephone: (070) 325 48 39

Who is it for?

The swimming pool targets specific groups:

  • schools for disabled children (mytylscholen)
  • schools for children with multiple disabilities (tytylscholen)
  • schools offering special education
  • sports associations for the disabled

You can also swim at Escamphof swimming pool when recovering from an operation or injury. For more information, contact your GP or physiotherapist.

Disabled access

Escamphof therapeutic swimming pool offers wheelchair access. The pool also has additional heating. A self-operated disabled hoist is also available for visitors.

Public transport

You can reach the pool on Tram 2, 4 and 6.


You can park in the neighbourhood for free during the day. As of 18.00 hrs. you must pay for parking.


Please read the swimming pool house rules before you plan your visit.

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 Sports for people with a disability

Published: 14 April 2017Modified: 15 July 2021