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Scheveningen Pier

The Scheveningen beach boasts one of the world’s most beautiful piers. Fully renovated and reopened in 2015, the Pier now offers a range of shops, bars and restaurants.

  • A unique experience above the beach and the sea.
  • Spend the night above the murmuring sea.
  • According to CNN, it is one of the world’s top 9 piers.
2586JK The Hague
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Scheveningen is the perfect place for a day at the beach. One notable feature of this seaside town near The Hague is the gigantic pier that juts into the North Sea from the boulevard. With its long history, the pier has become part of the beach view at Scheveningen. Since its renovation and reopening in 2015, the Pier has become a true attraction for people who love good food, entertainment, and a great view.

Things to do at the Pier

The Pier has long been a favorite of beach lovers who want to enjoy the view. Climb to the vantage point and enjoy the view of the sea, the beach, and the town of Scheveningen. Or look at the coast from the 50 meter high Ferris wheel above the sea. More daring visitors can even bungee jump from the Pier. Strolling on the promenade, you can really enjoy the breathtaking view.

Eating and drinking on the Pier

The Scheveningen Pier boasts countless eating and drinking establishments. You will find several bars, restaurants and terraces on the food boulevard. For instance a gastro pub that serves 35 specialty beers. You can also enjoy tasty pancakes.


Scheveningen has much more to offer than the Pier. Find a peaceful oasis at Museum beelden aan Zee. See hundreds of beautiful fish at SEA Life Scheveningen. Highly recommended if you have children! Scheveningen is near The Hague, so you can also visit the Omniversum or Panorama Mesdag.

Accessibility and parking at Scheveningen

Pier Scheveningen is quite near The Hague, which means it takes just an hour to get there from the capital of Amsterdam or the airport, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. Scheveningen is also easily accessible by train. If you travel by car, make sure to check where you are allowed to park your car. Paid parking is available in Scheveningen-Bad all days of the week at a rate of €2.60 per hour. Go to one of the underground car parks or one of the two parking lots for long-term parking.

Opening hours Scheveningen Pier

The Pier is opened daily from 10:00.

Editors’ tip

After a day at the beach, spend the night on the Pier. You’ll enjoy the private view of the sea! Book a luxury suite or cabin and enjoy the sunset and sound of the waves.

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