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Tennis Travel 2011. World’s Top 10 Tennis Resorts and Camps.

Tennis Resorts Online has just published its 2011 list of the Top 100 Tennis Resorts and Camps in the world. I'm a big fan of vacation (who isn't actually) and a tennis vacation…heavenly. Sites were selected based upon reviews by over 2,500 avid tennis playing vacationers. Below, no pay-to-play favors here, just the straight-up on the top 10 in each category:

Kiawah-Tennis_Aerial_Ocean 2011 Top 10 Tennis Resorts:

1. Kiawah Island Golf Resort, South Carolina

2. Rancho Valencia, An Auberge Resort, California

3. La Quinta Resort & Club, California

4. Bio-Hotel Stanglwirt, Austria

5. Wild Dunes, South Carolina

6. Caneel Bay, A Rosewood Resort, U.S. Virgin Islands

7. Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, Hawaii

8. Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort, South Carolina

9. Topnotch Resort & Spa, Vermont

10. Longboat Key Resort & Club, Florida

Gsstad Tennis Switzerland Roy Emerson tennis weeks 2011 Top 10 Tennis Camps:

1. Roy Emerson Tennis Weeks, Switzerland

2. New England Tennis Holidays at Sugarbush, Vermont

3. Cliff Drysdale Tennis School at Stratton, Vermont

4. PBI Tennis Camp at Bio-Hotel Stanglwirt, Austria

5. Saddlebrook Tennis, Florida

6. Topnotch Tennis Academy, Vermont

7. Wintergreen Tennis Academy, Virginia

8. Reed Anderson Tennis School, California

9. Vermont Tennis Vacations at The Essex, Vermont

10. Stan Smith Tennis Academy, Sea Pines, South Carolina

Visit Tennis Resorts Online for the full 100 lists and detail on how the locations were ranked. The website, launched in 1999, is run by Roger Cox, the former travel and resorts editor for Tennis Magazine.