With Wimbledon in full swing tennis fever is tangible. Thankfully, wellness holiday specialists Health and Fitness Travel has the cure, sharing their top tennis training holidays and tips guaranteed to inspire you.
Gain the advantage with an epic sporting holiday with a morning on the court followed by rejuvenating spa treatments.
And even though you’re bound to be served up some great coaching tips, any of these holidays will also make you feel like a champ.
Sounds like game, set and match!
Cyprus: Tennis at Aphrodite Hills
Do you fancy yourself as the next Serena Williams or Roger Federer? Aphrodite Hills is the perfect place for tennis enthusiasts of every age to achieve all their sporting goals.
After powering yourself out on the high-quality courts, unwind and soothe your muscles by paying the retreat spa a visit to enjoy a hot stone, Swedish or therapeutic massage to make you feel relaxed and restored. Seven nights from €1,339.
Spain: Marbella Club Tennis
Located just a ball toss away from the luxurious Mediterranean hideaway that is Marbella Club, follow in the footsteps of Boris Becker at Puente Romano Tennis Club.
With ten well-equipped courts and a talented team of professional coaches waiting to ‘serve’ you, there’s no better place to perfect your tennis technique.
After a day of serve-and-volley, wind down with a personalised massage and relax in the beachfront Thalasso Spa with breath-taking views across the Med. Seven nights at Marbella Club from €3,099.
Portugal: Annabel Croft Tennis at Pine Cliffs Resort
With a philosophy of ‘movement and repetition’, take your tennis to new heights on this one-week tennis coaching retreat developed by former British champion Annabel Croft.
The academy suits all skill levels and the programme includes highly-paced drills and exercises with top facilities and qualified trainers. Seven nights at Pine Cliffs from €2,079.
St Lucia: BodyHoliday Tennis
Gain the advantage over your tennis game and your fitness levels on this active tennis holiday at BodyHoliday in St Lucia.
Set upon the secluded bay of Cariblue, hit the courts for private coaching and group tennis lessons, before testing what you’ve learnt with a tennis competition between fellow guests.
Round out your all-inclusive tennis holiday with a wide range of group fitness classes, land and water sports, including yoga, Box Fit, mountain biking and kayaking.
After an active day, relax at the luxury spa with a choice of daily treatments, including massages, body scrubs and facials. Seven nights from €1,679.
Antigua: Carlisle Bay Tennis
Add some Vitamin-D to your game as you soak up the sun training in the tropics at Carlisle Bay in the Caribbean.
Beneath tropical palm trees, all nine courts are a stone’s throw away from the turquoise waters edge, including four floodlit courts for cooler evening games.
Between games explore on a rainforest hike or take to the tropical waters paddle boarding, before rejuvenating with a deep tissue massage at the award-winning Blue Spa. (Prices on enquiry).