5 of the Best Tennis & Spa Holidays
- 26 August 2014 26 August 2014
If you’re looking for an active holiday, why not try a tennis and spa getaway for a healthy holiday at one of our luxury resorts. Tennis is an easy sport to take up with good health benefits for a distraction from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, allowing you to de-stress whilst getting fit at the same time. If you fancy a break from the court, the spas at our resorts offer the perfect way to unwind on a luxury spa holiday; with a fantastic range of treatments to pamper and soothe tired muscles. Therefore why waste your time lying on a beach when you could be putting your mind and body to good use. We select our top 5 destinations for a tennis and spa holiday.
Portugal: The Oitavos
Tennis at The Oitavos
Escape to Portugal for a luxury tennis break, and admire the breath taking views of the Atlantic Ocean. Learn from the best with a professional tennis coach at the Health and Racket Club, or try something completely new and give paddle tennis a go. After you’ve finished on the court, head down to The Oitavos Spa and take advantage of the treatments on offer; including deep tissue massages, reflexology and body scrubs to aid relaxation and wellness on your luxury spa holiday. Outside the spa, the resort offers a host of energetic group workout classes; ranging from Bodycombat and power circuit training to total conditioning and Dance mania to help boost your fitness levels.
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Antigua: Carlisle Bay
A stunning view of the tennis courts at Carlisle Bay
Relax and unwind at one of the Caribbean’s finest resorts surrounded by tropical forests and vegetation, with your own private beach just metres away. Work up a sweat at the tennis academy, where you’ll be put through your paces on one of the nine tennis courts by a professional instructor. Whether you’re a beginner or more advanced, our guests are entitled to six private lessons on their tennis holiday to help you brush up your technique on the court. Take advantage of the therapists’ expertise at the resort’s spa, and let them advise you on a choice of wellness treatments for optimal relaxation; making this the perfect location for a beach spa holiday. If you’re looking for something completely different, why not book a helicopter ride, and admire the beauty and tranquillity of this deluxe Caribbean island.
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St. Lucia: The BodyHoliday LeSport
Enjoying a game of tennis at The BodyHoliday
Discover St Lucia’s spectacular all-inclusive spa retreat located on Cariblue’s untouched beach, where opportunities are endless for finding something to do on this tennis and spa holiday. Head to the tennis courts for a personalised lesson, or if you like a challenge, compete in the resort’s tennis competition and show the other guests what you’re made of. For optimum relaxation, stop off at the spa to admire the breath-taking views of the coastline while enjoying a range of daily treatments including massages, body scrubs and facials. For an active alternative in the water, there’s also a selection of water sports available, which include scuba-diving and snorkelling, enabling you to dive in and discover what lies below the Caribbean Sea.
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Tennis courts at Thanyapura
Reconnect with nature on a tennis and spa break at this sports retreat in Southern Thailand. No matter what your ability, enjoy private tennis coaching sessions from the expert instructors, or for something different, hire out the court if you fancy a little competition against your friends on your tennis holiday. After an energetic workout, revive your body and mind at the spa, with treatments including body wraps, massages and facials on offer to aid healing in a deserved pampering session. This active break also offers a range of other activities including yoga, Pilates, swimming and bootcamp training sessions to get your heart racing once again, and so whether you’re a solo traveller or part of a group; you won’t be short of things to do on this activity holiday.
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Greece: Porto Carras
Tennis in the sun at Porto Carrras
Enhance your well-being with a luxury spa and tennis break in northern Greece, surrounded by sandy beaches with views of the Meliton Mountain. Head to the tennis courts, and perfect your technique in the hands of the qualified tennis instructors who cater for all abilities, or if you’d prefer something more private, book a one-to-one tennis coaching session to improve your skillset and perfect your serve. After your workout, refresh your body at the Thalassotherapy and Spa Centre, and indulge in the luxurious treatments on offer on your luxury spa break, where you can choose from a variety of massages as well as sea water, mud and clay treatments for maximum relaxation. There are also a host of other activities including snorkelling, mountain biking and golf to enjoy at this luxury spa & sport holiday.
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Talk to one of our Travel Specialists on 0203 397 8891 or contact us here to discuss tailor-making your perfect tennis and spa holiday