3 of the Best Places to Play Tennis in Charleston, SC

If you are searching for the best tennis in Charleston, SC, then the sea islands are an excellent place to start. Read on for an introduction to the Lowcountry’s top tennis clubs and what amenities you can look forward to when you play. Afterward, find more fun ways to stay active in our Kiawah Island and Seabrook Island area guides. Get your complimentary guide for recommendations on maritime parks, championship golf, annual races, and more!

The Best Places to Play Tennis in Charleston, SC

The Racquet Club | Seabrook Island, SC

The Racquet Club on Seabrook Island is home to 15 professionally maintained clay courts. These courts feature many special amenities, including shaded canopies, benches, and refrigerated water. During your visit at The Racquet Club, you can also enjoy:

  • A spacious lounge that is perfect for resting and socializing
  • Expansive porches with picture-perfect views of the courts
  • Shower facilities for freshening up
  • Racquet stringing services
  • Demo and rental racquets
  • Personalized tennis packages and private camps
  • Computerized ball machines
  • Pickleball courts
  • Small group and private tennis lessons
  • A full-service pro shop

Only those with Seabrook Island Club Cards have access to The Racquet Club. However, we grant all our guests free amenity cards during their stay on Seabrook Island!

Roy Barth Tennis Center | Kiawah Island, SC

Roy Barth Tennis Center offers three hard courts, nine clay courts, and an automated practice court. All courts were recently resurfaced and are in impeccable condition. The center is also undergoing an impressive island-wide expansion. Ten new HydroCourts are set to open in fall 2020. When you play at Roy Barth Tennis Center, you can also look forward to:

  • A full-service pro shop
  • Racquet stringing services
  • Rental racquets and ball machines
  • A practice court with a ball machine and an automated retrieval system
  • Small group and private tennis lessons

The Roy Barth Tennis Center is located at The Kiawah Island Resort. The public court fee is $46 per hour.

Family Circle Tennis Center | Daniel Island, SC

Family Circle Tennis Center is a popular destination for those visiting and living in the Mount Pleasant area. The center is home to America’s oldest women’s professional tennis event, the Volvo Car Open. Here, you will find 14 clay courts and six hard courts. Other amenities at Family Circle Tennis Center you may enjoy are:

  • Pickleball courts
  • Small group and private tennis lessons
  • A full-service pro shop
  • Racquet stringing services
  • Ball machine rentals

Public court fees at Family Circle Tennis Center are $15 per hour.

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