Spring has arrived, and it’s time to get out your tennis shoes, racket and come join us for a legendary game. From private lessons by Kiawah Island Golf Resort professionals to Har-Tru clay courts and vacation packages—we’re your perfect tennis vacation getaway.
Since opening in May 1976, Kiawah Island Golf Resort’s tennis clubs have been hosting prestigious tennis events, helping seasoned and new players improve their game, and ranking as one of the best tennis resorts in the world. We have had some of the greatest talent play on our tennis courts including David Wheaton, who won his first major title at Kiawah Island Golf Resort, and Lindsay Davenport, who played during the 1998 FED Cup Competition: USA vs. the Netherlands here at Kiawah Island Golf Resort.
Our Instructions & Programs
Ever dreamed of taking a tennis vacation or want to take tennis lessons on your vacation? Our tennis clubs at Kiawah Island Golf Resort have a variety of tennis instructions and programs available for you. We have…
- Private lessons that give you one-on-one training and the attention you need to improve your tennis game
- Adult tennis instructions and programs, which include drill sessions, stroke-a-day clinics, a tournament tough workout, doubles mini camps and many more.
- Junior tennis instructions and programs that offer stroke-a-day clinics, camps, tiny tots and others.
- All the instruction emphasizes the foundation points of each stroke.
Don’t forget to check out our Kiawah Island Golf Resort tennis clubs’ weekly schedule of tennis lessons and tournaments to see what’s happening when you’re here!
Did you know we’re #1 in the world?
For the last five years in a row TennisResortsOnline.com has ranked the Kiawah Island Golf Resort #1 Tennis Resort in the world out of 100 tennis resorts. Kiawah Island Golf Resort features two complete tennis complexes, The Roy Barth Tennis Center and West Beach Tennis-Pool Center.
The Roy Barth Tennis Center, open all year round and located in East Beach Village, is just a short walk from The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort, and features nine Har-Tru clay courts, three hard courts and a special section just for you, your racket, a ball machine and automated retrieval system. West Beach Tennis Club opened for the spring and summer seasons, features 10 Har-Tru clay courts and two lighted hard courts. Located in West Beach Village, the West Beach Tennis Club is just steps away from the Straw Market shops and family pool.
Our Tennis Pros
Kiawah Island Golf Resort’s tennis clubs have several trained and experienced professional tennis players ready to help you practice and play your finest game of tennis yet. Director of Tennis, Roy Barth, has been working with us for over 37 years helping maintain our tennis clubs prestigious world-renowned reputation.
We also have Jonathan Barth, Head Tennis Professional West Beach Tennis Club and certificated teaching professional, and David Boyd, Head Tennis Professional Roy Tennis Center and member of the Prince Pro Team. Those are just three of the outstanding professionals waiting for you!
Our Tennis Vacation Packages
We have a selection of Kiawah Island Golf Resort tennis packages available. Come play tennis in South Carolina with us; the weather is beautiful, our resort is relaxing and our courts are calling your name.
See you and your racket soon!