GENERAL

Houtrust lives and breathes squash. With 17 professional courts across two storeys, there is always room for you to get a game of squash in one of the biggest squash clubs in the Netherlands. The courts all have LED lighting, and the floors and walls are carefully maintained.

 Houtrust has a ladder competition, has several ladies and men’s teams that participate in the competition, and offers squash lessons to juniors and seniors.

 In a nutshell, if squash is your sport, call in on Houtrust. It’s the place to be in The Hague when it comes to squash.

 You can make a reservation online, at the reception desk or by calling 070 3635169.

Contact

Houtrust Squash
Laan van Poot 18
2566 EC Den Haag
070 363 51 69

There is plenty of (free) parking right in front of the door, or in the car park opposite.

General information:
info@houtrust.nl

Renting the location:
horeca@houtrust.nl

Opening times

Opening times – sports facilities

Monday to Friday from 8:30 to 24:00
Latest start time at 22:30

Saturday and Sunday from 9:00 to 17:00
Latest start time at 16:00

Bar & Food

Our kitchen is open from Monday to Friday from 17:30 to 21:30
At all other times there is a smaller menu available.

Sauna

Standaard
Monday to Friday from 16:00 to 23:00
Sunday from 10:00 to 16:00 uur

Can be switched on upon request
Monday to Saturday from 10:00 to 16:00

Openings times – Holidays

Easter Sunday
closed

Easter Monday
From 9:00 to 15:00

King’s day
Closed

Ascension Day
From 9:00 to 17:00

Whit Sunday
Closed

Whit Monday
From 9:00 to 15:00

Christmas Eve
From 9:00 to 15:00

Christmas Day & Boxing Day
Closed

New Year’s Eve
From 9:00 to 15:00

New Year’s Day/ Closed

General Terms & Conditions

These General Terms & Conditions apply exclusively to the stipulated length of time, price, and number of times indicated below. Membership is strictly personal and non-transferrable. No third-party rights can be derived.

  1. Unlimited Membership
    • Terms & Conditions – Squash: You have unlimited playing time, but you may only book a court 2 x per week. As well as these 2 bookings, you may play as often as you like, if a court is available. You can book a court 6 days in advance (e.g. on Monday after 24.00 you can book a court for the following Monday) and the booking will be for 2 members. Each booking is for a time slot of 45 minutes. Booking 2 consecutive time slots is not permitted.
    • Rules for the other facilities:You can make unlimited use of our sports facilities and sauna during Houtrust Squash’s opening times.
  1. Off-peak & Student Membership
    • Terms & Conditions – Squash:
      With these memberships you have unlimited playing time from Mon – Thurs from 08.30 to 18.00, Friday from 8.30 to 23.30, Sat from 9.00 to 16.45, and Sun from 13.00 to 16.45. You may not book a court in advance. Each time slot is 45 minutes.
    • Rules for the other facilities:
      You can make unlimited use of our sports facilities and sauna during Houtrust Squash’s off-peak times.
  1. Junior Membership – 18 and under
    • Terms & Conditions – Squash:
      With this membership you have unlimited playing time from Mon – Thurs from 08.30 to 18.00, Friday from 8.30 to 23.30, Sat from 9.00 to 16.45 and Sun from 13.00 to 16.45. You may not book a court in advance. Each time slot is 45 minutes.
    • Rules for other facilities:
      Junior members aged 12 and older only have access to the gym during Houtrust Squash’s off-peak times:
      –       Members under 16 years of age may only make use of the cardio equipment on the ground floor.
      –       Members 16+ may make use of all the equipment with restricted weight training.
      The sauna facilities may be used by members who are 16 or older.
  1. Changes to times and rates
    Houtrust Squash has the right to change the times when their facilities can be used, the lay-out of the facilities and their rates at any time. Price changes will not affect existing annual memberships. For memberships that are paid monthly, the price change will only come into effect at the start of the new payment period.
    Any changes that Houtrust Squash makes will come into effect from the moment that Houtrust Squash announces it, no matter how this announcement is made. By signing this form, you agree that Houtrust Squash does not have to give prior notice.
  1. Direct debit
    • Monthly payment
      If you choose to pay monthly, the cost is paid in advance every month by direct debit. If we do not receive payment because the direct debit is declined, we try to process the direct debit a second time. If it is declined again, we reserve the right to charge a € 3.- administration fee and/or deny you the right to use our facilities until the amount owed is paid in full.
    • Temporary cancellation of a direct debit
      A direct debit may only be temporarily cancelled in cases where a member has a long-term injury, on medical grounds or because of a long-term post abroad. Cancelling a direct debit may only be done after Houtrust Squash has given written permission. The notice period for cancelling a direct debit is 1 calendar month. It is not possible to cancel a direct debit because of a vacation.
  1. Cancellation
    • Membership with monthly payments
      A membership that is paid monthly can be cancelled after the second month of the membership (you can cancel after the second month, so your membership stops after 3 months).
      Membership can be cancelled per calendar month. Cancellation should be done in writing or by email. If no cancellation notice is received or it is not received on time, the membership agreement will automatically be extended for a further month.
    • Annual Membership, paid in one lump sum
      No refund can be given for a membership that has been paid in full and cancelled early.

House Rules

GENERAL

  1. Any instructions given by the team should be strictly followed;
  2. It is not permitted to bring your own food and drink;
  3. All trash should be placed in the bins provided;
  4. Smoking is only allowed on the terrace or in the porch area;
  5. Use of a mobile phone for making calls is not permitted on the courts, while using the sports facilities or in the sauna area;
  6. Use of muscle enhancing products is not permitted;
  7. Dogs are welcome;
  8. Sales and/or advertising activities are not allowed without the permission of Houtrust Squash;
  9. Verbal and/or physical abuse will not be tolerated;
  10. Any kind of harassment will not be tolerated at Houtrust Squash;
  11. We advise you to make use of the lockers provided to store your property;
  12. Please do not leave any property behind in the lockers when you have finished. The lockers are opened and checked daily;
  13. For hygiene purposes, shaving in the showers / changing rooms is not allowed;
  14. Please get dried in the shower area of the changing room;

SQUASH

  1. Booking a specific court cannot be guaranteed;
  2. Entering the squash courts with dirty shoes (mud, gravel, sand, etc.) or shoes with (black) soles that leave marks is not permitted. Failure to adhere to this rule will result in a charge for cleaning costs (minimum € 50);
  3. Players should always wear appropriate sports attire while playing;
  4. Food and drink are not allowed on the courts;
  5. Playing for money or goods is not permitted;
  6. Jackets and bags are not allowed on the courts

GYM / SPORTS FACILITIES

  1. The use of a towel is obligatory while training;
  2. It is obligatory to wear clean and appropriate sports shoes (no flip-flops / sandals) and appropriate sports clothes;
  3. The equipment may only be used for the purposes for which it was intended;
  4. The equipment must be cleaned after use;
  5. After use, place all materials back in the right place;
  6. Food is not allowed in the sports areas;
  7. Drinks may only be taken into the sports areas in a closable bottle/bidon;
  8. Use of a mobile phone to make calls is not permitted in the sports areas;
  9. It is not permitted to reserve any of the equipment when you are not using it;
  10. Jackets and bags are not allowed in the sports areas;
  11. Only children aged 12 and older may use the cardio equipment; from age 16 they can also use a limited amount of the weight training equipment;

SAUNA

  1. Take a shower before using the sauna and steam room;
  2. Always sit on a towel. This is compulsory, except in the steam room;
  3. Food is not allowed here;
  4. You are not allowed to bring anything glass in here. All drinks must be in a closable bottle / bidon;
  5. Taking photographs or filming is strictly forbidden;
  6. Wearing swimwear or underwear is not allowed;
  7. Bags, etc. are not allowed in here. We suggest you store your belongings in one of the lockers provided;
  8. Access to the whole sauna area is open to everyone 16 or older. On Sunday from 13:00 to 16:00 children are allowed to use the sauna area, with the permission and under the responsibility of their parent/guardian.