Welcome to Amherst Tennis Club

Enter The Amherst LTC Online Box Leagues!

Spring Season – February 1st to April 24th

For the Spring Season we're switching to the LTA Competitions platform and sticking to singles for now – thanks for all the feedback from those who played and those who didn't!

With members already having an LTA membership, it should be easy to sign up and submit results plus entry is now only £5 for the season.

Everyone who entered into the Autumn Season trial gets
free entry into the Spring Season as a thank you for giving it a go.

The League is a great way to have fun, find other members of a similar standard and improve your tennis skills.

Entries close January 31st – all the details are on the amherstcoaching.co.uk site - here's the link -


About Us


Our Courts are now open and we look forward to seeing you on court soon. Please continue to follow the social distancing guidelines on and off Court to keep us all safe.

Amherst Lawn Tennis Club, situated in the heart of Hastings in beautiful public gardens, is a well established members' club which has a reputation for its good facilities, friendly atmosphere and range of tennis activities to suit all age groups and playing standards. As a community amateur sports club, membership is open to all.

Amherst LTC was established in 1922 with 5 grass courts. Through the years the club has produced junior and senior County Champions whilst men’s, ladies and mixed teams have consistently competed in the top Sussex Club League divisions. Today it is proud to welcome all standards of player into its friendly atmosphere whilst retaining its high competitive standards for those who wish to represent the club in team events.

Social Events

Held year round these include fun tournaments, the annual dinner dance, quiz nights, trips and themed tennis supper evenings.


Amherst Tennis Club competes in many different competitions and leagues - varying in age, ability and gender. Details are on the Teams & Tournaments notice board. If you would like to play for a team contact the Men’s or Ladies captain or the club coach.


Amherst Tennis Club members and visitors benefit from the use of:

  • 7 tennis courts
  • 2 new artificial clay courts
  • 5 artificial grass courts – all floodlit
  • Practice wall
  • Tennis balls supplied for all social and match play
  • Full changing facilities with showers / disabled toilet
  • Licensed bar

Things You Need To Know

The club is open all year round.

Balls are provided by the club for all play and are located in the cupboard in the clubhouse.

Membership renewal is in April. New senior members get one month free and the remaining fee for the year is reduced pro rata to the nearest month.

The club has 5 floodlit courts - £1 per 15 minutes, payable in the clubhouse.

To read the Amherst LTC Club Rules 2021, click here.

To read the Amherst LTC welcome information for new members, click here.

Join Now!

New members can join at any time and only pay for the amount of the membership year remaining.

Membership renewals are due April 1st.

How to find us

Amherst Lawn Tennis Club
Amherst Lawn Tennis Club, Amherst Gardens
Amherst Gardens
East Sussex
TN34 1TU

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Our Partners

Amherst Coaching
6 Love Sports Coaching
Wisdens Ltd, Hastings