Tennis is a sport that is played all over the world, and is fun none the less. This is 20 of the best places to play in London. Check out these clubs below.
1. The Spencer Lawn Tennis Club
The ever bustling clubhouse is shared between all members and includes a well-stocked bar and kitchen, changing facilities, meeting rooms, outside and indoor seating areas. We have five, recently resurfaced, all-weather floodlit courts which we play on all year round until 10pm. We are also blessed with five beautiful grass courts which are playable from May until September.
Tel: 020 8874 2717
2. Clapham Common Tennis Coaching
I have been providing Community Tennis Programmes at Clapham Common for over 15 years and have trained thousand’s of players to enjoy their tennis to the full. For adults there are classes for all ages and abilities all year round. For Juniors, we will be running the new LTA mini-tennis, teenage tennis and School Holiday programmes.
17-20 Clapham Common West Side SW,
Tel 07802 851453
3. Telford Park Lawn Tennis Club
A very warm welcome to Telford Park Tennis Club – an oasis of greenery in the heart of Streatham Hill. Telford Park is a thriving club which prides itself on its friendliness and its ability to accommodate members of all ages and abilities.
35A Killieser Ave,
Tel: 020 8674 5979
4. Sydenham Tennis Club
At Sydenham Tennis Club we have seven tennis courts, two squash courts and a croquet lawn. Members can also play racketball or table tennis and relax after a game in our clubhouse – where we have a hall, kitchen facilities and a fully stocked bar. We provide coaching and run leagues and tournaments, drop-in sessions and social events. We also have a community tennis programme which is open to both members and non-members.
Lawrie Park Rd,
Tel: 020 8778 4217
5. Southwark City Tennis Club
Burgess, Colombo, Tanner and GMH Parks
44 Addington Square,
Tel: 020 7703 4275
6. Life Time Tennis Club
Lifetime Tennis aims to make tennis a more accessible, affordable and inclusive sport in Barnes, Putney, Wandsworth, Clapham (Lambeth Academy), West Dulwich and Herne Hill. At each location we develop Community Tennis Clubs which provide a range of tennis activities for all standards of Junior and Adult players to participate in with no up front membership fees.
Tel: 077 92600 003
7. Magdalen Park Tennis Club
Magdalen Park is a thriving tennis club close to Wandsworth Common, and is easily accessible from Earlsfield, Clapham, Balham,Tooting and Streatham. Our recently refurbished clubhouse and viewing balcony look out over 8 courts (4 Plexipave acrylic and 4 artificial clay) all of which are floodlit.
38 Magdalen Rd,
Tel: 020 8874 8313
8. Norbury Park Lawn Tennis Club
Norbury Park Lawn Tennis Club is one of the oldest tennis clubs in the world. It is the successor to Norbury Park Sports Club which was founded in 1889 with the incumbent Mayor of Croydon as President. As such, it is one of the oldest tennis clubs in the world.
55 Ederline Ave,
Tel: 020 8765 9454
9. Wigmore Lawn Tennis Club
We are a friendly club with a varied membership of all ages, backgrounds and standards of play. We welcome new members whether or not they have played tennis before. Our membership has increased considerably in recent years and we currently have around 800 members (including 400 juniors).
43 Becmead Ave,
Tel: 020 8769 3671
10. Grafton Tennis & Squash Club
We are conveniently located in South West London with easy access from Balham, Clapham, Battersea, Streatham and Tooting.
For those sportsmen and women who wish to improve their game, Grafton offers tennis and squash coaching by experienced and well-qualified coaches. For those content on being social members the club bar has draft beer and good wines. We lay on regular social events, and aim to be family-friendly and welcoming to all sections of our community.
70A Thornton Rd,
Tel: 020 8673 2891
11. Henry Lamb Tennis
At Henry Lamb Tennis our enthusiastic and professional coaches work hard to build skills and inspire a passion for the game. For us tennis is more than just a sport, its a life skill. All ages will get something out of our coaching, whether its an improvement in technique or the confidence that comes from learning something new.
12 Emu Rd,
Tel: 020 3532 4940
12. Will to Win
Will to Win is a tennis company, set up 20 years ago to improve the tennis and sports facilities in public parks and enable year round play for all ages and abilities
Our motto is ‘Tennis for All’ and we aim to achieve this through our vision ‘To get more people in the UK playing more tennis and keeping fit all year round by providing attractive, accessible and affordable facilities in public areas’
S Carriage Dr,
Tel: 020 7262 3474
13. The Regents Park Tennis Centre
Adult courses and tennis weekends are a fun way to improve your tennis by taking group instruction from a qualified coach and mixing in with players of a similar standard. Need a racket? Rackets can be borrowed as part of the course fee. If playing regularly, we suggest you have your own. Ask the coach for sizing info and recommendations
York Bridge, Inner Cir,
Tel: 020 7486 4216
Class Times: Mostly Evenings.
14. Gardens Lawn Tennis Club Ltd
A friendly club offering play for all. Situated on Wimbledon Park Road,
a 3 minute walk from Southfields Tube Station. Day membership from
just over £100 per year.
343 Wimbledon Park Rd,
Tel: 020 8788 3807
Class Times: Mostly Private sessions.
15. Annabel Croft Tennis Academy
The Annabel Croft tennis academy was founded in January 2009 by the former British No.1 and Tennis TV Presenter Annabel Croft and her husband Mel Coleman. In April 2009, Annabel and Mel recruited Steve Cockell as director of coaching and the company is now owned equally by these 3 individuals.
National Tennis Centre/100 Priory La,
Tel: 020 3170 8393
16. Westside Lawn Tennis Club
Westside Lawn Tennis Club is one of the premier tennis clubs in Surrey, situated a short distance from Wimbledon Village and Wimbledon Common.
We have an excellent range of facilities, whether you want to stretch yourself at a competitive level, escape from the hustle and bustle of life and enjoy some leisurely social tennis, or just visit to meet friends for a drink or two Westside is a great place to hang out, enjoy some great tennis and stay fit and healthy.
20 Woodhayes Rd,
Tel: 020 8947 4987
17. Putney Common Tennis Club
We are a local, friendly tennis club located next to Putney Common and only ten minutes walk from Putney and Barnes stations and fifteen minutes walk from Putney Bridge tube station.
Membership, regular club and leagues nights and flexible lessons for all ages are all provided for the best value in South West London.
Putney Common Tennis Club
Lower Richmond Road
Tel: 07803 005107
18. Wilton Tennis Club
The Wilton Tennis Club is a lively and friendly club situated south of Wimbledon town centre. It thrives on a healthy mix of social and competitive tennis, played throughout the year, and caters for a variety of memberships from full annual membership through to the junior level.
28 Wilton Grove,
Tel: 020 8296 9668
19. All Star Coaching Ltd
Our aim is make tennis and bowls available and enjoyable to anyone who wishes to play and we are proud of our team of professionally qualified licensed coaches and staff who subscribe to our philosophy. Customer service is paramount to us, as is the safety and well being of children or adults under our supervision. We welcome feedback of any kind from our players, parents or observers.
Wandsworth Common Tennis Club,
Tel: 020 8871 4706
20. Dundonald Rec Tennis Club
Dundonald Rec Tennis Club (DRTC) has been selected by the Lawn Tennis Association to run trial tournaments that could change the face of tennis in Britain. FAST4 TENNIS is a dynamic, fast and exiting way of playing tennis presently promoted and supported by tennis champions, including Roger Federer
Dundonald Recreation Ground,
Tel: 020 7993 6500
If you’re a member at a tennis club that’s not listed above, let us know in the comments below and we’ll add it to our next list.