In many ways Kijkduin is smaller in scale than Scheveningen, but this also gives Kijkduin it's charm. You will find a wide variety of shops and restaurants on Delta Square and the terraces along the boulevard have a beautiful view of the sea. If it's peace and quiet that you are looking for, the dunes are just a few minutes away. The ideal place for a long walk or bike ride. There is also plenty to do for children in Kijkduin!
Food and drinks
Family resort Kijkduin offers plenty of opportunities during the year for a nice dinner. And from March to October the beach is filled with the best beach restaurants.
Staying the night
Kijkduin is ideal for a weekend away or a longer holiday. At the Atlantic Hotel located directly on the boulevard you will enjoy a beautiful view of the North Sea. If you prefer your own bungalow, choose Vakantiepark Kijkduin. And for those who want to sleep right by the sea, rent a luxury beach house.
Kijkduin is completely renewed
Kijkduin 2.0 Kijkduin Bad will have a new shopping center with apartments and an underground parking garage. The boulevard is being renovated and the Atlantic Hotel is being completely renovated. In Kijkduin Binnen new homes will be built at various locations. The nature reserves around Kijkduin and the International School (ISH) are also being expanded.
Kijkduin Bad and the new boulevard, new shopping center for Deltaplein, new modern Atlantic Hotel, new Entrance and Bicycle parking (EeF) under Deltaplein, housing construction on Schapenatjesduin Oost, new luxury residential area on Waldeck, luxury apartments on the former parking lot of the International School .
Would you like to see a preview of what Kijkduin will look like? Then take a look at the Nieuw Kijkduin website.
Entertainment in Kijkduin
The Zuiderstrand near Kijkduin is one of the most beautiful parts of The Hague. Under Hagenaars it is also known as the silent beach. And rightfully so. It is the quiet stretch of beach directly behind the dunes for anyone who loves the beach and the sea. You see here mainly residents of The Hague enjoy the peace and nature that the Zuiderstrand offers them. In summer, the Zuiderstrand is the perfect place to relax at one of the authentic beach pavilions with unobstructed views of a beautiful sunset. The beach bars here are praised for their friendly staff, delicious dishes and casual atmosphere and guarantee a pleasant end to the day.
Kijkduin beach has a lot to offer for sports enthusiasts. Not only are the beach and dunes popular with runners, kite surfers have also found an ideal place in the Sand Motor peninsula to practice their sport. This is the place to learn kiting, and newbies can complete their lessons in a relaxed and easy way. When the wind blows, the Sand Motor quickly fills up and swarms in the air from the kites. A spectacular sight! Cyclists will also get their money's worth in Kijkduin: the seaside resort is located on the long-distance cycle path LF1 along the North Sea. Via Kijkduin you cycle via this route through the dunes to Scheveningen or in the other direction to Hoek van Holland and the Port of Rotterdam. At Kijkduin you will also find sports complex De Uithof where you can go karting, skiing, snowboarding, skating and do many more fun things. In short: sports enthusiasts do not have to get bored in Kijkduin!