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

Tennis at Omni Amelia Island Resort

Tennis duo on a stadium court

While staying at The Villas of Amelia Island, 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 the resort 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.

Tennis Pro Shop Hours

Daily: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

For more information, call 904-277-5145, or contact Rob Wright, Director of Tennis, at 904-277-5151.

Hours of Operation: Daily 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Pro Shop: 904-277-5145
Director of Tennis, Rob Wright:, 904-277-5151

Fees & Rentals

  • Court fees: $17 per person/per day
  • Ball machine: $21 per hour (plus court fee)
  • Night play: $16 per person
  • racquet 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)

*Reservations are required for court time and all tennis programs. Subject to cancellation fee. Two or 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 or call the Pro Shop (904) 277-5145 for assistance and bookings. 

Adult camp packages for individual or team groups are our specialty and are offered year round. Our packages are designed for maximum enjoyment and improvement. If you do not see a package that suits your needs, we can also customize a package for you or your group. Please email or call (830) 625-5911 ext. 208 for assistance and bookings.




Tennis-only adult camps are suitable for individuals, couples and small groups.

Two-Day Camp
Package includes a camp clinic each day from 9-11 a.m. and a one-hour private lesson, scheduled at your convenience during your stay.

Three-Day Camp
Package includes a camp clinic each day from 9-11 a.m. and a one-hour private lesson, scheduled at your convenience during your stay.


The famous Cliff Drysdale Tennis Ladies Retreats are offered at select times during the year. These inclusive packages offer the ultimate in instruction, match play, team competition, dining experiences and entertainment.


Instruction and Drills Clinic – Available Daily
9 – 10 a.m.
Each day has a specific stroke, and we focus on the technical component of developing one's shots or skills through a series of feeding and live ball drills.

Strategy and Drills Clinic
Daily 10 – 11 a.m.
Each day has a specific stroke, and we focus on the strategy and point play aspect of developing one’s shots or skills through a series of live ball drills and point play.

Beginner Classes (Tennis 201)
Mondays: 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
$20 for members | $25 for non-members
This class is for beginners and players looking to improve their skills. It focuses on stroke production and developing rallying consistently.

Tennis 301
Wednesdays: 1 – 2 p.m. | Saturdays: 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.
$20 for members | $25 for non-members
This class is perfect for advanced beginner to improver level tennis players. We will focus on building on the fundamentals and helping players develop the correct technique. Players will learn how to add different spins to their shots and learn the strategy of when to use them. Feeding drills and live ball drills will be used throughout this fun, pressure free class!

Cardio Tennis
Thursdays: 8 – 9 a.m.
A fun, fast-paced tennis class set to music. This group class gets players of all levels moving and hitting balls. Each class includes ball feeding, live ball, and point play. Cardio Tennis will be offered more frequently during busier seasons. Please call (904) 277-5145 for an up-to-date schedule and reservations.

Evening Classes
Monday – Wednesday: 7 – 8 p.m.
Classes for beginners and advanced players who are looking to improve their skills and strategy.
Monday: For intermediate players and above who are looking to advance to the next level by adding spins, touch and strategy to their games.
Tuesday: This class is made to be fun and relaxed for beginner players who are still developing their strokes; a perfect introductory class for players new to the game.
Wednesday: This class is purely for match play for intermediate players looking to improve their match craft.

Doubles Boot Camp
For dates and more information, please call the Pro Shop (904) 277-5145.

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 Resort.


Junior Camps

Cliff Drysdale Tennis offers junior camps over the summer and winter holidays. Your child will develop both athletic and tennis skills in a very fun setting! These camps provide a great atmosphere for children to learn a sport of a lifetime.

With ten weekly sessions available, kids ages 5-14 will have the opportunity to work with professional coaches to improve their skills in tennis, team sports and swimming. Our program is the perfect blend of learning and fun, complete with games and special events!

2021 spring After school flyer (PDF, 1.9 MB)

2021 Summer camp flyer (PDF, 437 KB)

Junior Clinics
We follow the USTA's 10 and Under Tennis format of instruction. This places an emphasis on age-appropriate equipment and a live ball style of learning. Our experience has shown this to be the fastest and most enjoyable path to improvement for young players.

Monday – Saturday

Red Ball (Ages 4 – 6):
3 – 3:45 p.m. and 3:45 – 4 Tuesday and Thursday

Orange Ball (Ages 7 – 12):
3:30 – 4:30 p.m. Monday and Wednesday

Green Ball (Ages 7 – 12):
4:30 – 5:30 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday

Yellow Ball Beginner – Intermediate (Ages 13 – 15):
4:30 – 6 p.m. Monday and Wednesday

Yellow Ball Advanced Tournament Player:
5:30 – 7 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday
12 – 1:30 p.m. Saturday

Available daily during the school year and available on set days of the week seasonally. Junior clinics will be offered more frequent during busier seasons. Please call (904) 277-5145 for an up-to-date schedule and reservations.

Call (904) 277-5151 or email to register.

For more information please visit Cliff Drysdale Tennis, Amelia Island.