With fantastic weather and a healthy Mediterranean diet, Spain is a keen sporting nation and boasts a number of world class sports men and women in a number of sporting disciplines, including tennis. Throughout the city of Benidorm and its residential areas, there are tennis courts, clubs and academies, most of which also include padel courts, a popular sport in Spain similar to tennis. Holidaymakers to Benidorm can also enjoy a game or two as the city has a selection of hotels offering courts.
Benidorm Tennis Facilities
If you are a keen player and don’t have facilities at your accommodation, there is two main sports centres that have a number of courts, as well as a great selection of other sporting options. Polideportivo Municipal de Foietes sports centre is in the Foietes area of the city, and Palacio de Deportes L’Illa de Benidorm sports centre is situated in the north of the city, in the area commonly known as Salto del Agua. Some visitors, especially large groups and those with large families choose to rent villas, townhouses or bungalows for their holiday in Benidorm, and some of these are situated in gated communities that offer shared facilities, most with swimming pools, parks and gardens, and some with courts.
For those that wish to take up the sport professionally, Spain has some of the best academies and summer camps in Europe. IQL Tennis Academy have facilities around the world including an academy in Benidorm. This offers a large clubhouse, 6 greenset courts, 4 clay courts, 3 mini courts and a multi-activity court. Their various tennis programs include Elite, Adults, Teams and Juniors. IQL also offer tennis vacations for individuals, groups and families.