5 awesome adult tennis camps in the U.S.
Planning your next tennis holiday? Here are five top adult tennis camp destinations in the U.S. All come recommended by our site sponsor World Tennis Travel and include great facilities, premium accommodations, hospitality, and excitement. Consider these hot spots perfect places to get some R&R while enjoying and growing your tennis game.
Saddlebrook Resort, Wesley Chapel, Florida
Saddlebrook is a long-time favorite destination within Florida for tennis lovers. Featuring amazing facilities including 45 courts, Saddlebrook has been the regular training venue of many champions including Jim Courier, Pete Sampras and Martina Hingis. The award-winning resort also offers luxury accommodations, a fitness performance training facility, pro shop, nutrition consultation, golf course and spa. Saddlebrook’s tennis programs, supervised by Tennis Director Howard Moore and his team of 25 professionals, are known to be fun, detailed and intense. The camp focuses on one’s natural style while refining technique and stamina.
Adult tennis camp packages are available from $ 345 per person per day (+ taxes). The days include include 5 hours of group coaching, luxury accommodation, lunch, access to fitness center and spa, video analysis, complimentary court hire and a Saddlebrook Tee-Shirt and gift.
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Omni Rancho Las Palmas Spa & Resort, Rancho Mirage, California
Conveniently located close to Palm Springs, this resort and spa is the epitome of luxury set around an oasis in the middle of the desert. The resort was recently renovated, an upgrade that infused the destination with style and luxurious feel.
Cliff Drysdale Tennis runs the tennis programs at the Omni Rancho Las Palmas and provides the ultimate tennis experience for adults. With 25 courts, eight of which are lit to enable night playing , this resort is truly a world-class tennis center and a top destination particularly for couples. It is no wonder that this resort has been regularly ranked among the top 50 tennis resorts in the US.
A 2 hour tennis clinic is available each morning. Packages including the 2 hour clinic and 1 hour private lesson are available at $330 for 3 days.
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John Newcombe Tennis Ranch, New Braunfels, Texas
The John Newcombe tennis Ranch is one of the premier tennis academies and resorts in the U.S. Surrounded by an environment comprised of rolling Texas hills between San Antonio and Austin, the ranch provides an intimate setting in a Texan country atmosphere with Aussie theme. The resort is designed for tennis and comfortable relaxation afterwards.
The adult weekend camp is available all year round. Emphasis is put on match play alongside a vigorous fitness program run by Director Phil Hendrie who is considered one of the top fitness experts in the United States.
Camps at the John Newcombe Tennis Ranch are renowned as particularly fun and affordable which makes them so popular. You will get to enjoy a close-knit family-team atmosphere where the pros spend the entire day with you.
Weekly adult tennis camps including daily tennis clinic, accommodation in cozy condos, daily lunch meals and off court entertainment available for $814 per person (+ taxes). Highly recommended!
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Longboat Key Club, Sarasota, Florida
A multi award winning resort, the Longboat Key Club in Sarasota, boasts accolades such as being the Number One Tennis Resort on the Gulf Coast of Florida and one of the “Top Ten Tennis Resorts in America” by Tennis Magazine.
Waterside, this location is bound to have you relaxing in luxury as well as enjoying a sumptuous tennis experience at the Tennis Gardens that were given the Outstanding Tennis Facility Award in 2009 by the United States Tennis Association. Luxury accommodation is available at the Longboat Key Club with view of the golf course, beach and lagoon.
The tennis packages are tailor-made and available all year round.
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Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort, Amelia Island, Florida
This AAA and 4 diamond rated resort is surrounded by sparkling Atlantic waters due to its location at the tip of Amelia Island on Florida’s east coast. The tennis program run by the award winning tennis director Scott Colebourne from Cliff Drysdale Tennis, has been rated highly as Number 2 tennis resort on Florida East Coast as well as among the top 10 Hidden treasures for Tennis lovers by World Tennis Travel. Many tennis legends have played there including Andre Agassi, Martina Navratilova, Chris Evert, Martina Hingis, Maria Sharapova and the Williams Sisters.
The tennis programs are run all year and the facilities are simply magnificent. They include the 23 Har-Tru fast dry clay courts. The luxurious oceanfront accommodations, resort pools, world-class golf course, full-service spa and endless dining options make this place a fruitful and relaxing adult tennis camp.
The Cliff Drysdale Adult tennis clinics are available at $110 to which you can add accommodation. The ladies tennis retreat available each year in May and October is highly popular and regularly booked up. The ladies tennis retreat is available from $1,875 per person including accommodation.
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