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Top-Ranked Tennis Resorts, Camps, and Pickleball Resorts For 2022

Although delayed by the pandemic, Tennis Resorts Online has once again published its list of the Top Tennis Resorts and Camps for 2022. As always, we based these rankings on reviews submitted by tennis vacationers like you. We relied heavily on your evaluations of such tennis criteria as the quality of the staff and instruction, the variety of activities and programs, the success of gamematching, the junior programs, pro shop, and even setting. But you don't spend your entire vacation on court, so we also took into consideration such creature comforts as lodging, cuisine, other recreation, spa and fitness centers, and dollar value. Using a formula that overweights the tennis, we then came up with this year's rankings. But for 2022, we added one new category: the Top Pickleball Resorts. We've excited about finally getting to publish these rankings again. You can see the complete list at Top Tennis And Pickleball Resorts & Camps For 2022 along with the rankings in individual categories. Meanwhile, we're now accepting reviews for the rankings for 2023. To make sure your favorites are in contention, please rate then on our Tennis and Pickleball Reviews page.


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Personalized Training at the Resort Ranked Number 1 in the World by TennisResortsOnline.com. The Barth-Hawtin Tennis Academy offers world-class coaching in the Roy Barth Tennis Center at Kiawah Island Golf Resort in South Carolina. Competitive junior players gain an immeasurable advantage through individualized coaching and training plans. Learn more at kiawahresort.com/tennis/tennis-academy


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The Guide To Taking Your Tennis Racquet On the Road

Since 1999, Tennis Resorts Online has been helping vacationers decide where to go on their next tennis holiday. I've made a career of giving such advice, initially as Tennis magazine's travel and resorts editor and since 1999 as the founder of this website. What you see here are not paid listings but the descriptions—provided without cost to resorts and camps—of those properties I feel are worthy of your attention. Over the course of several decades, I've visited more than 350 resorts on five continents and participated in some 50 different tennis camps, many more than once. It is that personal experience—supplemented now by reviews submitted by vacationers like you—that underpins this website.

Finding the Tennis Resort or Camp That's Best For You

What you'll find on these and the following pages is a suite of tools to help you make an informed choice on where to go. Start by checking out the rankings of the Top 100 Tennis Resorts and Camps, which we base solely on the reviews submitted by people like you. For more personal advice, use the "Tailored Search" form that lets you specify precisely the features you're looking for in a resort or camp. Those results link to my personal descriptions, which are supplemented by the reviews—good or bad—of others who themselves have been there. There are also maps of what can be found in six different regions of the U.S. and one for Europe. Every property we list appears in a master index, listing both alphabetically and by state, region, or country. There is also a section devoted to junior camps, though since I'm a little old to participate in any of those I've had to settle for writing a description and let those juniors who've attended or their parents write personal reviews. To supplement all of this I've included a calendar of events taking place at tennis properties across the globe. We also ask resorts or camps to put together packages that offer special discounts or perks to Tennis Resorts Online readers. You can contact me at . See you on the courts. —Roger Cox, Editor

Your Recent Reviews

Here's a sample of recent critiques of resorts and camps by other vacationers, followed by a link where you can post your own.

  • 4½-Ball Rating Grand Cypress Resort, Florida
    "We have visited this resort twice for the purpose of being able to have my son play tennis and also enjoy the Orlando area fun. Lynn the Pro was responsive and accommodating with private lessons for both our stays. My son liked her approach to teaching and told me he learned more from her than our Pros back home. The fact that the resort has so much to do is also a plus. We played on the 9 hole pitch and put and used the lake's paddle boats. The atmosphere is laid back and positive not stuffy or intimidating."—A.M., Adv. Int., April 2022
  • 4½-Ball Rating Hidden Dunes Beach & Tennis Resort, Florida
    "Hidden Dunes offers a variety of tennis opportunities. The staff is friendly and helps find other players when you want to hit or play in a round robin. The clinics with Renee Bronson, the head tennis pro, are some of the best in our area. And of course it is right on the Gulf of Mexico and close to nearby shopping and restaurants."—C.A., Adv. Int., March 2022
  • 5-Ball Rating Boca Raton, Florida
    "I must say that my tennis instructor at the Boca Resort was the best I ever had. Eric was able to correct many of my small errors that I improved to quickly. Erice has a very easy way to teach tennis and his skills are incredible!! I recommend him to anyone"—S.C., Low Int., December 2021
  • 4-Ball Rating Palm Island Resort, Florida
    "Art was an outstanding tennis instructor, and I would highly recommend taking lessons from him while vacationing here. Highly recommend him!"—G.A.,  April 2022
  • 4½-Ball Rating Waterville Valley Resort, New Hampshire
    "The head pro and owner is a large part of the experience, friendly, very knowledgeable and most of all an amazing master-coach. The courts are surrounded by the picturesque White Mountains. You'll have a lot of fun and learn a lot from a very experienced coach."—G.D., Adv. Int., April 2022

Your Recent Reviews

Here's a sample of recent critiques of resorts and camps by other vacationers, followed by a link where you can post your own.

  • 4½-Ball Rating Grand Cypress Resort, Florida
    "We have visited this resort twice for the purpose of being able to have my son play tennis and also enjoy the Orlando area fun. Lynn the Pro was responsive and accommodating with private lessons for both our stays. My son liked her approach to teaching and told me he learned more from her than our Pros back home. The fact that the resort has so much to do is also a plus. We played on the 9 hole pitch and put and used the lake's paddle boats. The atmosphere is laid back and positive not stuffy or intimidating."—A.M., Adv. Int., April 2022
  • 4½-Ball Rating Hidden Dunes Beach & Tennis Resort, Florida
    "Hidden Dunes offers a variety of tennis opportunities. The staff is friendly and helps find other players when you want to hit or play in a round robin. The clinics with Renee Bronson, the head tennis pro, are some of the best in our area. And of course it is right on the Gulf of Mexico and close to nearby shopping and restaurants."—C.A., Adv. Int., March 2022
  • 5-Ball Rating Boca Raton, Florida
    "I must say that my tennis instructor at the Boca Resort was the best I ever had. Eric was able to correct many of my small errors that I improved to quickly. Erice has a very easy way to teach tennis and his skills are incredible!! I recommend him to anyone"—S.C., Low Int., December 2021
  • 4-Ball Rating Palm Island Resort, Florida
    "Art was an outstanding tennis instructor, and I would highly recommend taking lessons from him while vacationing here. Highly recommend him!"—G.A.,  April 2022
  • 4½-Ball Rating Waterville Valley Resort, New Hampshire
    "The head pro and owner is a large part of the experience, friendly, very knowledgeable and most of all an amazing master-coach. The courts are surrounded by the picturesque White Mountains. You'll have a lot of fun and learn a lot from a very experienced coach."—G.D., Adv. Int., April 2022