The Mamas Recommend: Summer Camps 2020

April 17, 2017 By Editorial Team 0 Comments

Summer 2020 is less easy to plan for than other summers, with all the ramifications of the Coronavirus. Many camps are not operating at all or operating with restrictions. Below is an updated list of summer camps operating this summer. Please check the websites of the camps for the most up to date information.

ART

3 in 1 Camp

 (A combination of offerings from My Little van Gogh, Mini Professors, and Toddler Sense: Art, Science Music, Dance)

Location: De Pijp

Ages: 3-7 years

Dates : 6 July - 8 August (at this time only full days are offered)

Cost: €375/week; €80/day if offered. Discount if more than 3 weeks are booked.

My Little Van Gogh

Location: De Pijp

Ages: 3-7 years

Dates: 6 July - 8 August (at this time only full days are offered)

Cost: €375/week; €80 if offered. Discount if more than 3 weeks are booked.


ARTZUID Art Camp 

Location: Amsterdam Zuid

Ages: 5 -12 years

Dates: Weekly 5-day camps between 13 July and 14 August

Cost: €325/week


ARCHITECTURE and ART

ArchiKids Camp by Amsterdam Space and Sound Club:

Ages: 5-11 years

Dates: 3-7 August; 9:00 -16:30

Cost €370/week, €345 for a sibling, €83/day


BASKETBALL

Big Shots Mini Camp Amsterdam

Location: Nieuw West, Sportcentrum Ookmeer (also other locations, including Haarlem)

Ages: 6-12 years

Dates: 6-9 July; 9:30-16:30 

Cost: €160


BMX

Griffioenoutdoor BMX Zomerwekend

Location: Amsterdam Nieuw-West

Ages: 8-16 years

Dates: 4-day camps 6-9 July, 13-16 July, 22-25 July, 3-6 August, 10-13 August

Cost: starts from €155 


COMPUTER

New Tech Kids

Location: Junior Lab, Amsterdam Municipal Library (Openbare Bibliotheek Amsterdam)

Age: 8-12 years

Dates: 1 July-14 August; Zoom online classes June-August

Cost: See website


DANCE

3 in 1 Camp

(A combination of offerings from My Little van Gogh, Mini Professors, and Toddler Sense: Art, Science Music, Dance)

Location: Amsterdam Zuid

Ages: 3-7 years

Dates : 6 July - 8 August (at this time only full days are offered)

Cost: €375/week; €80 if offered. Discount if more than 3 weeks are booked.

LANGUAGES: ENGLISH and DUTCH

Engels voor Bengels (kids and teens)

Location: Multiple locations throughout the Netherlands, check Facebook page/website for details

Ages: 4-11 years and 11-17 years

Dates: Weekly throughout July and August

Cost: see website


Talencentrum Holland

Location: Vondeltuin (via Vondelpark)

Ages: 4-12 years

Dates: 6-10 July, 13-20 July, 3-7 August, 10-14 August

Cost: €50 per session, €225 for full week (50% discount for every second or third child from the same family).


FASHION

Amsterdam Fashion Academy

Location: Amsterdam Centrum

Ages: 16+ years

Dates: Multiple one-week courses available for teens throughout July, check website for course options and dates

Cost: €595


FOOTBALL

AFC Football Camp

Location: Amsterdam Zuid

Ages: 6-13 years

Dates: 6-10 July and 3-7 August

Cost: €275


Ajax Football Camp  

Location: Multiple locations throughout the Netherlands, check website for details

Ages: 6-16 years

Dates: Multiple camps available throughout July and August, see website for details

Note: Get in early as some camps have already filled! (waiting lists available)

Cost: €299-€409.


Club Voetbaldagen

Location: Amsterdam Zuidoost (other locations in the Netherlands available)

Ages: 6-12 years

Dates: 3-day camps in Amsterdam throughout July and August, check website for details

Cost: See website for details.


Voetjebal

Location: Amstelveen

Ages: 3.5-5 minis camp; 5-8 juniors camps

Dates: 2 sessions in July: 6-10, 13-16; one session in August: 11-14. See website for options

Cost: Varies from €99-289. See website for details.


GENERAL SPORT

Friends Call Me Jim :

Closed until September 2020


KidsAktief

Location: Amsterdam, Amstelveen, Mijdrecht/Vinkeveen

Ages: 4-12 years

Dates: Programs available weekly throughout July and August. See website for details

Cost: varies according to activity.


Little Star Fitness 

Location: Amsterdam

Ages: 2 gouprs: 4-6, 7-12 years

Dates: 6-10 July, 13-17 July, 20-24 July, 27-31July

Cost: €60-80 per day or €275-350 per week, depending on hours chosen. See website for details.


The Little Gym

Location: Amsterdam Zuid

Ages: 3-8 years

Dates: Weekly programs available. See website for details

Cost: Varies according to membership. See website for details.


Zoka

Location: Beekbergen

Ages: 6-18 years

Dates: Undetermined at time of publication due to Coronavirus. Check website for details.

Cost: See website for prices (discounts available for members).


GENERAL SUMMER CAMP

Amity International School Summer Camp

Location: Amstelveen, Amity International School

Ages: 4-12 years

Dates: 29 June - 3 July, 6-10 July, 13-17 July, 20-24 July; 9-13:00 daily

Cost: €200/week for Amity students, €225 non-Amity students 


Summer Camps Holland

Dates/ages: There are many options/locations available, see website for details


UPventure

Location: Amsterdam West

Ages: 8-10 years, 11-13 years

Dates: Weekly throughout 6 July-14 August 

Cost: per child: €60 for 1 day, €115 for 2 days, €165 for 3 days, €210 for 4 days, €249 for 5 days. 


Vinea Vacation Camps

Location: Het Groene Hart, between Amsterdam and Utrecht

Ages: 2 groups: 7-10, 10-12 years

Dates: Programs available throughout July and August, see website for details

Cost:  See website for details.


Zein Holiday Camps

Locations: 5 locations around The Hague

Ages: 4-12 years

Dates: 1 July - 30 August. 8:00 - 18:30. Wide variety of camps offered within these dates; check website for details.

Cost: Prices vary according to camp selected; see website for details.

 


HOCKEY

Panasj

Location: Multiple locations throughout Amsterdam

Ages: 3-12 years

Dates: See website for details.

Cost: See website for details. 


HORSE RIDING

De Hollandsche Manege  

Location: Amsterdam Oud-West

Ages: 8+ years

Dates: 6-10 July, 13-17 July, 3-7 August, 10-14 August

Cost: Prices vary, see website for details.


Manege Nieuw Amstelland 

Location: Amstelveen

Ages: Not specified

Dates: Weekly throughout July and August (registration available on website from the end of March).

Cost: €275 per child, per week.


Pony Camp

Location: Amsterdam Zuidoost

Ages: 6-14 years

Dates: 6-10 July, 13-17 July, 20-24 July, 27-31 July, 3-7 August, 10-14 August

Cost: €200 for a four day camp, €250 for a five day camp.

 

INTERNATIONAL/THIRD CULTURE 

Camp Expat Kids Club

Ages: 8-18 years

Dates: 13 July - 7 August

Cost: 450-550 (discounts for additional children)


LEGO

Young Engineers LEGOkamp

Location: Multiple locations throughout the Netherlands

Ages: 6-11 years

Dates: Programs run throughout July and August, see website for details.

Cost: See website for details.


NATURE

DagKamp Agnes

Camps this year canceled due to coronavirus.


Jump Zomerkampen 

Location: Various locations, see website for details

Ages: 6-9 years, 20-24 July 

Ages: 9-11 years, 25 July-1 August

Ages: 11-3 years, 8-13 August

Cost: €163-€205 (member discount available). 


Naya Nature

Location: Beatrixpark (their shelter at Herman Goterstraat 31)

Ages: 4-10 years

Dates: 6-10 July, 13-17 July, 10-14 August

Cost: €75 per day, €68/day if registered for a whole week. See website for options.


Terragon Nature Camp

Location: Amsterdam Nieuw-West

Ages: 4-11 years

Dates: Weekly between 6 July-14 August

Cost: See website for details.


Vakantiekamp Licht en Lucht

No summer camps due to coronavirus.


ROWING

Splashweek Rowing Camp

Location: Amstel River, Roeicentrum Berlagebrug

Ages: 10-16 years

Dates: 6-10 July, 13-17 July, 3-7 August, 10-14 August; 13:30-16:00 daily

Cost: €129


SAILING

Zeilkamp

Location / Ages / Dates / Cost: Multiple options available, see website for details.


SCIENCE

3 in 1 Camp

(A combination of offerings from My Little van Gogh, Mini Professors, and Toddler Sense: Art, Science Music, Dance)

Location: Amsterdam Zuid

Ages: 3-7 years

Dates : 6 July - 8 August (at this time only full days are offered)

Cost: €375/week; €80/day if offered. Discount if more than 3 weeks are booked.

Mad Science

Location: various locations around the Netherlands

Ages: 7-11 years

Dates: Not determined yet; see website for details.

Cost: See website for details.


The Science Camp

Location: Nieuwe Pijp

Ages: 5-10 years

Dates: 13-17 July, 20-24 July; 9;00-15:00

Cost: €280/week; €65/day

 


TENNIS

Expat Adventure Tennis Camp (operated through Higgins Tennis)

Location: Club Triaz, Buitenveldert

Ages: 6-14

Dates: 6-10 July, 13-17 July, 20-24 July

Cost: 2 hour camp 9:30-11:30:€150 member/€199 non-member; 4 hour camp 9:30-1:30:€300 member/€349 non-member; full day camp 9:30-16:00 €360 member/€410 non-member. Non-members become members after their first week of class, and can member prices thereafter.


Tennis Camp

Location: Amstelpark, Amsterdam

Ages: Information for 2019 camps available soon

Dates: 6-10 July, 13-17 July and 3-7 August, 10-14 August

Cost: €375 per person/per camp. Discounts apply - see website for details


Tennis op Maat

Location: Kattenlaan, Ijsbaanpad, Osdorp, De Meer

Ages: 5-17 years

Ages: 6-8 July, 13-17 July

Cost: €195-€365.


THEATRE

Jeugdtheaterschool Tij

Location: Blijburg (Ijburg, Oost)

Ages: 2 groups: 6-10,11-14 years

Dates: 6-10 July; 11-14 August

Cost: See website for details.


 Lucky Beat

Location: Amsterdam

Ages: 4-13 years

Please check website for details.


Orange Theatre Company

Location: Amsterdam West

Ages: 2 groups: 5-9, 10-18

Dates: 20-24 July

Cost: €265 (€250 early bird special); €60/day


Toverknol

Location: Amsterdam, Haarlem, and Utrecht

Ages: 5-9 years

Dates: Weekly from 6 July - 14 August.

Cost: See website for details.


Vondelpark Openluchttheater Theatercursus

Location: Amstedam Zuid (Vondelpark)

Ages: 8-10 years 6-11 July, 3-8 August 

Ages: 10-12 years, 13-18 July, 10-15 August

Cost: €275


This article has been compiled from the recommendations of our members on the Amsterdam Mamas Facebook group and does not reflect the views or opinions of Stichting Amsterdam Mamas. The information is current as of the date of publication.


 

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