The Estate Pre-School

Located in the Benoordenhout area of The Hague, the stunning listed building was completely renovated, remodelled and modernised in 2014 and is now recognised as one of the most energy efficient and environmentally friendly listed buildings in the Netherlands. With over 500m2 of landscaped gardens – designed specifically for the different age ranges of the children in our care – this really is a childcare location to envy others.

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The Estate features:

  • The most eco-friendly centre in The Netherlands
  • Natural playground of 3000m2 with age appropriate areas, a tree house, swing and wooden bridge, sport court, vegetable gardens, trampoline, survival trail & pet place
  • Very high safety and hygiene standards
  • Freshly prepared organic and nutritious snacks
  • Warm lunch prepared by our on-site professional chefs
  • Open central hall for indoor play
  • Self-service table with espresso machine for parents
  • Dedicated parents room with WIFI
  • 3 times more space than traditional Dutch Childcare centres

and much more…

Access & Parking

Centrally located in the Benoordenhout area of The Hague, The Estate can be reached in the following ways:

The Estate has a private car park for clients and staff. Although it can understandably get busy during peak drop off and pick up times there is also ample on street parking around the location.

We have ample bike parking at The Estate and many parents leave their bikes here and continue to work on foot or with public transport.

Bus route 29 (stop ‘Jozef Israelsplein’) and bus route 20 (stop ‘Weissenbruchstraat’) both stop within less than 1 minute’s wal

Tram 9 (direction Scheveningen Noorderstrand) leaves from Central Station.  Disembark at stop Dr.Kuyperstraat  and you will have a 9 minute walk to The Estate.

THE ADDRESS: Jozef Israelsplein 36, 2596 AV The Hague

Opening Hours

Our Pre-School classes run Monday to Friday, from 08:00 – 12:30h, inclusive of a freshly made lunch by our chef daily.

Zein’s Pre-School is closed during the school holidays, following the British School Calendar. The only additional closure days are the official Dutch holidays.

Contact Details

For questions or to arrange a visit, please contact a member of our friendly team.

BY PHONE: +31 (0)6 825 361 87 (Pre-School Manager) or +31 (0)70 200 2375 (general landline location)
BY EMAIL: [email protected] (link sends e-mail)

ADDRESS: Jozef Israelsplein 36, 2596 AV The Hague

LRK NUMBER (Registration Number National Childcare Register): 163001182

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