Houtrust Squash Centre on the Laan van Poot in The Hague was fully renovated in 2016. With 17 professional squash courts, it is one of the biggest squash centres in the Netherlands.
Because we have so many great courts, it means that you get the chance to play a great game of squash on any day of the week.

In our shop you will find squash rackets, clothing and accessories from leading brands, such as Victor, Salming, Harrow and Kean.

opening hours during summer period
From 17 July to 29 August open on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (last start time 14:00)

Calling all squash players and footballers!
SoccerSquash is the new sensation in ball sports and you can now play it on two of the courts at Houtrust Squash Centre.

Sport Studio
Our indoor, air conditioned Sports Studio offers plenty of room for other sports activities, such as Pilates, Work-out, Yoga, Zumba, Breakdance and Karate.

Fitness Centre
Using TechnoGym’s innovative fitness equipment you have all kinds of ways to enjoy a proper, structured workout.

First Sport, then sauna
Our spacious relaxation area with a sauna and Turkish bath gives you the chance to relax after your sporting activities.

Enjoy a Delicious Meal at Houtrust
You are very welcome to join us for a drink, a light snack or a delicious 3-course meal. Even if you haven’t played any sport… Our new kitchen and hospitality area is also perfect for your parties, celebrations and get-togethers.

The Houtrust team is looking forward to seeing you at
Laan van Poot 18 in The Hague.

Easy to park (free of charge) right in front of the door, or in the car park on the other side of the road.


Houtrust lives and breathes squash. With 17 professional courts spread over two floors there is always the chance to get a game of squash in one of the biggest squash centres in the Netherlands. The courts are equipped with LED lighting, the floors and the walls are scrupulously maintained.

Houtrust has its own ladder competition, takes part in several other women and men’s team competitions, organises tournaments and offers squash lessons for juniors and seniors.

In brief, if squash is your sport, Houtrust is your place. It is one of the best known squash facilities in The Hague – the place to be to play squash.

You can book a court online, at reception or by calling 070 3635169.


Through acquiring TechnoGym’s Excite + cardio line, Houtrust is now equipped with the most modern innovations in the field of cardio fitness. You can work out with a professional trainer or choose your own personal (interval) workouts.

Fitness, Squash and Sauna
A combination of Fitness, Squash and the use of our Sauna facilities? All of this is possible from just € 32.50 per month, per person. Then you know you are on the right track!

Free Trial Lesson
Not completely convinced yet?
Make an appointment to have a free trial lesson and find out for yourself what Houtrust Fitness Centre can offer you.

Personal Training
The Personal Training Studio at Houtrust is on the second floor of our squash centre. A team of Personal Trainers will help you to attain your own specific goals.

Click here for more information or visit their website: www.personaltrainingat.nl.


Done your sport? Then it’s time for a bit of pampering, so head off to our sauna. Whether you like a dry sauna, a steam bath or maybe you’d just like to take a rest on one of the loungers… in our spacious relaxation area on the first floor it’s lovely to be able to get your breath back after all that sport.

The sauna is open to all men and women who play sport here at Houtrust, free of charge. It can be used at any time during our regular opening hours.
And even if you haven’t played sport with us, you are still welcome to use our sauna (for a small fee).

Sports Massage
Want to improve your performance? Need to relax or restore your muscle strength? Saskia van Leeuwen is not only our Fitness Instructor, she is also a specialist in Sports Massage. Her practice is in the Vogelwijk.

Visit her website fo more information: www.saskiavanleeuwen.nl.


You can take part in all kinds of different sports activities and lessons in our Sports Studio. There are fixed lesson times so you can join our classes in:
Pilates, Work-Out, Yoga, Breakdance or Zumba.

You are also welcome to join Seicho, The Hague’s karate school, every Tuesday evening.

Click here for full details of the days and times, or ask one of our Houtrust team members!

The lessons are organised by the instructors themselves. You also book and pay for your lessons directly with the instructor.

Would you like to hire our Sports Studio?
It costs just € 25.00 per hour (excl. 9% VAT).
For more information, please ask a member of the Houtrust team.

Bar & Food

Enjoy a lovely meal at Houtrust.
Fancy a quick bite to eat to get your energy back after your sports activity?
Has all that sport made you hungry?
No sports plans today, but you don’t feel like cooking?
And when the weather is good you can sit out and enjoy our sunny terrace.
Try one of our special beers or a freshly made smoothie.

Even if you haven’t played sport
From Monday to Friday from 17:00 to 21:30 you can enjoy something from our full menu. Our Italian coffee machine is ready for you from 9.00 in the morning or you can have a lovely cup of French tea. Our smaller daytime menu for sandwiches is available from 9.00.

Maandag t/m vrijdag van 8:30 tot 24:00 uur
Laatste starttijd 22:30 uur

Zaterdag en zondag van 9:00 tot 17:00 uur
Laatste starttijd 16:00 uur

Bits & Bites
Onze keuken is geopend van maandag t/m vrijdag van 17:30 tot 22:00
De kleine kaart is verkrijgbaar tijdens de openingstijden van de sportaccommodatie.

Maandag t/m vrijdag van 16:00 tot 23:00 uur
Zondag van 10:00 tot 16:00 uur
Op verzoek aangezet
Maandag t/m vrijdag van 10:00 tot 16:00 uur
Zaterdag van 10:00 tot 16:00 uur