The Villas of Amelia Island Plantation
8 Amelia Village Circle
Amelia Island, Florida 32034

Tennis at Amelia Island Plantation

Tennis duo on a stadium court

While staying at the Villas of Amelia Island Plantation, enjoy what has been recognized as one of the finest tennis programs in the world. Recently ranked as the No. 1 Tennis Resort and No. 2 Tennis Camp by Tennis Resorts Online and as one of the Top 50 Tennis Resorts in the US by Tennis Magazine, the Cliff Drysdale Tennis program at Amelia Island offers superior programming and professional instruction. Located underneath the majestic oaks of Racquet Park, guests will enjoy playing on any one of their 23 Har-Tru® fast-dry clay courts.

Legends of tennis have played at Amelia Island Plantation including Andre Agassi, Martina Navratilova, Chris Evert, Martina Hingis, Maria Sharapova and the Williams sisters.

The Cliff Drysdale Tennis program offers the “Ultimate Tennis Experience” in one of the world’s truly amazing locations to play tennis – Amelia Island, Florida. Our programs operate year round and cater to all experience levels and to individuals, couples, families, and team groups. Our comprehensive adult and junior options have everyone's game covered. Programs include: adult camps, ladies retreats, junior camps, private lessons and clinics, local, junior, USTA and professional tournaments.

For more information, call (904) 277-5145, or Contact Sal Barbaro, Director of Tennis, at (904) 277-5131.

Hours of Operation: Daily 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Pro Shop: (904) 277-5145

Director of Tennis, Sal Barbaro
(904) 277-5131

Fees & Rentals

  • Court fees: $16 per person/per day
  • Ball machine: $21 per hour (plus court fee)
  • Night play: $16 per person
  • Racket rental: $6 per day

Lessons & Clinics

  • Private Lesson: $81 (1 hour) or $51 (30 minutes)
  • Semi Private/Group Lesson: $86 (1 hour)
  • Adult Instruction/Strategy Clinic: $31 (1 hour)
  • Adult Cardio Tennis Clinic: $26 (1 hour)
  • Junior Clinic: $26 (1 hour)

Round Robins

  • Men's and Women's Round Robins: $16 per person
  • Available Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
  • Court fee includes play for the remainder of the day. Registration required by noon the day prior by calling (904) 277-5145.

*Reservations are required for court time and all tennis programs. Subject to cancellation fee. Two ore more people semi-private and group rates apply. All prices subject to change.

Improve your game by attending one of adult programs, geared toward development of individual or team skills.

Email for assistance and bookings. 

Individuals/Couples Brochure (PDF, 1.3 MB)

Group/Team/Club Brochure (PDF, 1.3 MB)

Doubles Boot Camp Brochure (PDF, 1.2 MB)

Adult Two-Day Camp - $226

Package includes a camp clinic each day from 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. and a one-hour private lesson scheduled at your convenience. 

Adult Three-Day Camp - $339
Package includes a camp clinic each day from 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. and a one-hour private lesson scheduled at your convenience. 

Adult Clinics
Instruction and Drills Clinic: 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. daily
Strategy and Drills Clinic: 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. daily

Cardio Tennis
Tuesday & Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Saturday: 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Doubles Boot Camp
Available January 17-19, February 7-9 and February 21-23

Join the Cliff Drysdale Tennis Team for doubles boot camp. Designed to elevate your doubles game, this unique camp will teach you such techniques as smart shot selection, how to be a relentless attacker and how to stand your ground in doubles. Helping you launch into your Spring season, the weekend includes 10 hours of tennis, welcome reception, pro doubles exhibition, goody bag upon arrival and accommodations for 2 nights at Omni Amelia Island Plantation.


Our junior tennis programs, based on USTA’s 10 And Under format of instruction, develop the skills of our youngest players.

After School Program Brochure (PDF, 1.2 MB)

Junior Camp Brochure (PDF 1.1 MB)

Junior Clinics
Monday - Thursday
Available daily during the school year and set day of the week seasonally. Call (904) 277-5145 for schedule and reservations.

Family Cardio Tennis
$25 for the whole family
Every Saturday: 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Call (904) 277-5145 or email to register.