The Canary Islands are located off the northwestern coast of Africa, and they are one of Spain’s most popular holiday destinations. Gran Canaria is the third biggest of the Canary Islands, and is home to Playa del Inglés, Puerto Rico, Puerto de Mogán and San Agustín.
Gran Canaria offers different environments that caters to all age groups, couples, singles and entire families. The northern capital of Gran Canaria, Las Palmas, is a popular stop for cruise ships and duty-free shopping, while the island's interior is rural and mountainous. The Island boasts of beautiful landscapes and rich biodiversity, a perfect place for a refreshing luxury getaway.
The new, elegant facilities are perfectly equipped for tennis and racket-sports lovers. Gran Canaria is gifted with perfect weather year-round, and is suitable for outdoor living, beach combing, and everything tennis-related. It boasts of 6 immaculate red clay courts, 8 panoramic padel courts, 2 beach tennis courts, a modern fitness center, fine dining facilities, a social area and a ProShop.
In Gran Canaria, you will find a strong focus on understanding sports, and how they relate to life. Sports are treated as a quest to unite individual development within the group through values of friendship, trust and collective achievement. The philosophy is rooted in the belief that athletes are not competing against one another, but against the best and most rigorous personal standards of excellence.
The staff of highly qualified and experienced technicians is led by Alfonso Pérez Peñate, coach to Carla Suárez Navarro who is currently ranked 12 in the world. He aims to train players to reach their highest level of tennis, as well as bring tennis to people who want to enjoy it without the spirit of competition. In Gran Canaria both perspectives of tennis fit for the greater good of the sport as a whole.
True to the island's nature, the facility maintains a very friendly customer service oriented environment. You'd be hard pressed not to find helpful, friendly and warm intentions from the people of the Canary Islands.
You’ll be impressed even more by Alfonso Pérez Peñate’s teaching and physical team, which he’s been building in the last few years. He’s gathered the best instructors the island has to offer, with the clear intention driving performance players in Gran Canaria’s demanding conditions. This guarantees good results year round, regardless of the season or location.
Competitive development includes physical, technical and tactical part of the game. You can either focus on solo training sessions, including competition match-ups, or joining one of our adult camps. Adult focus is on being technically and physically fit for competition events in their individual categories.
Costa del Tennis focuses on providing competitive training and tennis holidays in three different locations in Spain (Barcelona, Gran Canaria and Mallorca) for single adults, couples, groups and junior players. The camps revolve around sharpening tennis skills while focusing on the benefit of the sport as a whole. This encourages both technical and mental growth, allowing tennis players to flourish and mature regardless of age.
There are currently tennis packages being offered in in 3 locations:
The island of Gran Canaria offers more than 230 kilometers of coastline, featuring some of the most beautiful beaches in Europe. Big, small, sandy, rocky, the beaches and coastlines come in all shapes and sizes, and provide the perfect setting for a fun-packed holiday in the sun.
There are a whopping 8 golf courses in Gran Canaria, each and every one built by the most prestigious international golf-course designers in the world. Experts rate many of these courses as some of the best in Spain and Europe.
One of Gran Canaria’s most important resource is water: the ocean offers an array of advantages, from seafood to watersports and leisure activities. Popular watersport activities in Gran Canaria include:
You can't go to Spain without experiencing the vibrant nightlife that is so unique to the Spanish culture. Las Palmas in Gran Canaria is host to a an active nightlife, with establishments open around the clock. Spanish culture is known for being joyful and knowing how to celebrate, and the nightlife in Gran Canaria will show you just that.
The facilities at Gran Canaria revolve around usability and comfort. The sporting facilities include all amenities and features, and also house a ProShop to pick up some additional gear. Other facilities also include:
Stayed in this hotel recently for 3 nights. The woman on reception insisted on payment on arrival. I said I wanted to pay in sterling but she refused and said she would only accept Euros or card...
As the title says, Im sure this hotel was once the pearl of Las Palmas, but it needs some work to get back to that standard. I doubt the rooms have changed that much in this time; for a 5* hotel...
Stayed at the hotel for 4 nights and cannot recommend it. Its an old colonial hotel and appears almost not to have been updated since that age. The dark wooden furniture is completely worn and...
"I had a great time! The location is amazing and the resort is spectacular. I really want to go back next year with a group of friends and do a tennis camp. I plan to make the Forte Village tennis holiday a part of an annual traditional. Thank you again for all your help!"
Clare, California USA