Tennis in the South of Gran Canaria is simple. It's all about the sun. Gran Canaria is known for having the best weather in the world. It enjoy sun and mild temperatures year round, so tourists are found on the island year-round.
The South of Gran Canaria is practically guaranteed to have pleasant weather and sunshine at any time of the year. Playing days accompanied by beach or pool breaks won’t be a let down as rigorous training days are followed by pampering treatments and fine dining.
Not to mention the sun-kissed tan you’ll get in no time.
The head coach in the south of Gran Canaria is none other than Rhonda Costa. She is a high performance player and coach, with more than 15 years of teaching experience.
Rhonda Costa has taught throughout the USA, and explains that a ‘tennis holiday’ and ‘academy style tennis’ require high levels of attention to detail. You’ll be working to sharpen your technical skills, movement, master repetition drills & strategy of the game.
Regardless if you play singles or doubles, Costa’s high performance training will partner up with perfect weather to give you the tennis best experience South Gran Canaria has to offer.
Accommodation at Sheraton 5 Star Hotel
The Sheraton Hotel has a five star rating, and is fully equipped to cater to the highest vacation standards on the globe. The property is situated far from the mainstream tourist influx, and allows you to appreciate Gran Canaria for what it truly is. This pristine oasis features outstanding design, culinary arts, as well as one of the most breathtaking views on the whole island.
Tennis and golf enthusiasts will find a new home at the Sheraton Hotel. It's upscale layout and modern design are just the tip of the iceberg. The rooms are first rate, the service is outstanding, and the mixture of deluxe sporting facilities and fine dining options make it an unforgettable experience.
Hourly shuttles run to and from the hotel, to the beaches of Meloneres every hour until 8:00PM. You can spend the day on a sandy beach, enjoying the sites, or relaxing at the hotel’s private pool. A little insider secret: the pool water is warmed in winter months when the ocean runs cold, so you will always have to option of going for a swim regardless of the season.
The island of Gran Canaria boasts of more than 230 kilometers of some of the most beautiful and coveted beaches in Europe. The white sand beaches come in all shapes and sizes, and range from small rocky beaches to miles of sandy yellow shorelines. Perfect temperature and sunshine year-round add the finishing touches for an unforgettable experience.
There are 8 golf courses in Gran Canaria, and each and every one was built by some of the most prestigious international golf-course designers. Experts rate many of these courses as some of the best in Spain, making Gran Canaria a must visit for golf and tennis enthusiasts alike.
A lot of Gran Canaria's activities and general culture revolves around the ocean. Watersports dominate the scene, and include:
Spain’s vibrant nightlife is legendary around the world, and Gran Canaria will no exception. Traditional and modern Spanish tapas bars and clubs are open almost everyday, especially during holiday season. Las Palmas is the biggest city on the island and the heart and soul of its nightlife, a definite must if you visit any of the Canary Islands.
The South of Gran Canaria has all the features and facilities you will need in your luxury getaway. Tennis and golf enthusiasts will have a ball while enjoying fine dining and the most breathtaking views of Gran Canaria.
Great hotel, staff were excellent and the hotel clean. The shuttle to the beach was great and the adult pool excellent. I would definitely recommend this hotel. Food is excellent, although the...
Went for two weeks l traveled alone and as a female was made to feel safe and relaxed, had no Reps for the whole 2 weeks i was there from any of the Thomas Cook Reps, I had to rely on the staff who...
We returned this year following our first trip last year and it was just as good. Great to find a hotel with interconnecting rooms- perfect for families with teenagers. The standard of...
"I just want to thank you for organising my tennis holiday for me and my son! It was a great experience at Saddlebrook. One coach in particular was fantastic as he fixed my serve and gave me some great cues to take away. All in all a great trip!"
Neil, Sydney Australia