Teddy Bear swimming

Young children are not afraid of water. During Teddy Bear swimming, you can let your child get used to water in a playful way.

An expert coach gives the lessons and does exercises with you and your child.

Who is it for?

Teddy Bear swimming is for parents with children aged 6 months and older (the age is 1 year and older in Het Hofbad). One parent swims with each child.

Good to know

  • Babies and children will be categorised according to age and how well they can swim.
  • You do not need to register for Teddy Bear swimming. You just buy a ticket at the cash desk of the swimming pool.

Where and when

You can do Teddy Bear swimming in Het Hofbad swimming pool.

If you have any questions, you can contact the Sport-info-line.

Fees for Teddy Bear swimming

Look at the fees for Teddy Bear swimming under the Rates for The Hague's swimming pools. Do you go swimming often? Then it is cheaper to buy a multiple entry ticket (12 times).


All of The Hague’s municipal swimming pools have house rules in order to prevent any accidents.

Also see: Swimming and swimming pools

Published: 27 January 2021Modified: 27 January 2021