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Seven British hotels with indoor tennis courts

Tennis is one of the most popular sports in the world and it’s no surprise why. This classic game has been around since medieval times, with its popularity only continuing to grow over time. Tennis requires two players, a net, and a court—preferably indoors and complete with all the luxury amenities of a getaway destination. 

Whether you are playing singles or doubles, it’s easy to immerse yourself in an exhilarating game when you have everything that you need right there at your fingertips. We’ve compiled a list of seven hotels & resorts that have indoor courts for year-round tennis retreats in the UK.

Morton of Pitmilly – Fife, Scotland

Tennis Courts – 1 Indoor, 1 Outdoor

Morton of Pitmilly is a family run business consisting of 16 luxury self-catering holiday houses with leisure facilities on a 150 acre diversified farm.

Situated just outside St Andrews, Morton of Pitmilly Resort is one of the few holiday destinations in Scotland which provide guests with indoor and outdoor tennis courts and facilities. So no matter if it’s wet, cold or blowing a gale, you have the luxury of an indoor facility with a viewing area, so your family and friends can spectate as you play.

The hotel are also able to provide LTA qualified tennis lessons to guests if booked in advance.

In addition to the tennis facilities, guests are encouraged to also take in the spectacular views from the indoor heated swimming pool and sauna, pamper themselves with one of the luxurious spa treatments, get fit in the gym, play snooker or tire the kids out in the games area with table tennis, air hockey, table football and darts.

Chewton Glen Country House & Spa – Hampshire, England

Tennis Courts – 2 Indoor, 2 Outdoor

Set in 130 acres of Hampshire countryside our 18th-century luxury Country House Hotel is the perfect escape, a unique combination of country and coast. Bordering the New Forest and just a few minutes from the sea, it is easy to lose yourself in the surroundings of the Hotel and beyond. 

The hotel’s tennis centre has two indoor and outdoor courts to provide you with the perfect location to practice your backhand no matter the weather.

Whether you are looking to network with skilled players of similar ability or simply wish to brush up on your techniques, Chewton Glen Country House & Spa offers guests a friendly space where they can practice and participate in tennis like a pro all year round.

Hampshire Court Hotel & Spa – Basingstoke, England

Tennis Courts – 5 Indoor

The Hampshire Court Hotel & Spa is the perfect retreat for any tennis guest. The hotel has 5 indoor acrylic tennis courts. and an impressive range of leisure facilities which include an adults-only pool, a fun pool for all ages, exercise studios offering a wide range of classes and a fully-equipped state-of-the-art gymnasium.

In need of some rest and relaxation after working on your serve? Whether you want to ease your aching muscles in the steam room and sauna or practice some deep breathing in the  mind and body studio, the hotel has you covered.

If you have time for some sightseeing, don’t forget to ask about the fabulous family attractions in the area, including Highclere Castle, Stonehenge, and Jane Austen’s House. 

Wickwoods Country Club, Hotel & Spa – West Sussex, England

Tennis Courts – 4 Indoor, 4 Outdoor

Wickwoods is a country club, hotel and spa set in 22 acres of tranquil woodland on the edge of the South Downs National Park. They’re home to some of the most comprehensive health and fitness facilities, and state-of-the-art tennis facilities comprising 8 tennis courts, in West Sussex. 

Whether you are a beginner or an accomplished player; they have an extensive tennis programme for all levels, and regularly hold social and group sessions, 1-2-1 or group coaching, tournaments, and team tennis.

They also boast the award-winning restaurant, The Glass House, Plus, with an elegant event space for hire and acres of grounds and gardens, they’re the perfect choice for everything from spa weekends to celebrations with loved ones to weekend getaways to work on your backswing.

The Essex Golf & Country Club – Essex, England

Tennis Courts – 6 Indoor, 3 Outdoor

Primarily a country club, they also offer luxury stays for those who want a luxurious getaway. With premium facilities and amazing service, you will discover a balanced lifestyle packed with outstanding wellness experiences.  

The Essex Golf & Country Club is a recognised LTA Tennis Centre and boasts 9 tennis courts, 3 indoor carpet, 3 acrylic inside our heated bubble and 3 outdoor macadam.

But that’s not all, guests at The Essex’ hotel are also welcome to enjoy their state-of-the-art health & fitness facilities including gym, swimming pool, sauna and steam room.

Pamper yourself with a relaxing, luxurious treatment from the Aura Spa. They offer a wide range of treatments from Elemis and Jessica, carried out by expert therapists. 

Gleneagles – Auchterarder, Scotland 

Tennis Courts – 4 Indoor, 5 Outdoor

Gleneagles is a luxury hotel, spa destination in the heart of the Scottish countryside, widely known for golf – they don’t call it the Glorious Playground for no reason! But you can also indulge in a number of various activities from tennis to dressage,  clay shooting, or hill walking along with a host of other quintessentially Scottish country pursuits. 

With four acrylic surfaced 2,500 metre indoor tennis courts guests are able to take full advantage of their favourite sport at this luxury resort. The Gleneagle Hotel Tennis courts rental is free of charge for all hotel residents.

After a rigorous day of play, relax your aching muscles with the hotel’s luxury spa and wellness facilities. For your meals, there is something for everyone, from the fine dining of the 2 rosette Strathearn & 2 Michelin star Andrew Fairlie, to the Italian-American style Birnam or even the Dormy Clubhouse known for it’s curries. 

Manor & Ashbury Resorts – Devon, England

Tennis Courts – 6 Indoor, 5 Outdoor

Set in the heart of Devon, The Manor and Ashbury Resorts offers a tennis break like no other. The hotel has 7 indoor tennis courts and 4 outdoor tennis courts, all laid with LTA specification ‘Matchplay 2’ surfaces.

The outdoor tennis courts boast breathtaking views of Dartmoor and the surrounding countryside, offering an unforgettable playing experience. Take part in our daily competitions, or book out a court to enjoy at your leisure. All equipment is provided.

The Ashbury Hotel is also home to various golf courses and boasts the title of 9th largest golf resort in the world. All guests, at both hotels, are welcome to enjoy up to 27 holes of golf, each day, throughout their stay.

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