Welcome to Hitchin Lawn Tennis Club

Public Pay & Play Tennis

Pay and Play Tennis at HLTC is charged at £3.50 per 30 minutes or become a member at £12.50pm for unlimited play.

You can book via the book a court tab or download the 'ClubSpark Booker' App and pay for your tennis court online up to 7 days in advance, all you need to do is;

Step 1: Create an account and register, scroll to the bottom of the page. (you just have to do this once)

Step 2: Click 'booking' tab

Step 3. Select the day, time and court that you would like to play*

Step 4. Confirm your booking ('Pay as you Play' customers will be required to make a card payment at this stage - you only need to do this once)

Step 5. Receive your booking confirmation. Your booking confirmation will include a PIN which you can then enter into the keypad at the gate (the PIN will be active 15 minutes before the booked session, throughout the booked session and then until 5 minutes after the booked session has ended).

Step 6. Enjoy your game! Please do not forget to take your OWN racket and balls.

*Please note that courts can be booked for a maximum of 2 hours per day .


We are delighted our courts are up and running to stay safe a few rules to adhere.  Keep safe and healthy. 

Click HERE for a more detailed document on player guidelines.

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LTA Updates website www.lta.org.UK/coronavirus


- Stay at least 2 metres away from other players at all times (including during play, when taking breaks and before and after play)

- Do not make physical contact with other players (i.e shaking hands or high fives)

- Stay on your side of the court at the change of ends, or agree to swap at other ends of the net post

- Avoid chasing the ball down onto the adjacent court  


- Use your own clearly marked tennis balls

- Avoid using your hands to pick up tennis balls that arnt yours - use you racket/foot to pass them to your opponent or return to another court

- Avoid using other equipment such as benches or net handles

Tennis At Home 

Whilst In lockdown Head Coach Louise has put some fun Tennis At Home, Competitions, Weekly Challenges and other Games where you can win prizes.  Click here to view them Tennis At Home.

Social Media

Keep up to date with club news, world challenges & what our members are up to:

Facebook: www.facebook.com/HitchinLawnTennisClub or www.facebook.com/NetGainsTennis

Instagram: @hitchin_lawn_tennis_club or @net.gains.tennis

Head Coach Louise's website: https://ClubSpark.LTA.org.uk/NetGainsTennis

Benefits to Membership 

Come join us and get involved in our membership.  The club is social place with lots of activities, view whats included:

* Free court bookings 8am - 10pm everyday on 3 newly refrubished macadam courts with free floodlight use. * Wednesday Adult Clubnight & Junior Clubnight. * Last Friday of the month access to doubles coaching   * Coaching for Adults & Juniors   * County leagues & internal competitions. * Wimbledon Ballot 


We offer competitive prices and competitive play! PLUS we're a nice bunch!

Book in 3 quick steps...

1. Check availability

View the online booking sheet to find your preferred time and court.

2. Choose a session

Select your preferred available time and book. You can pay online with most major credit cards. Register online the first time you book.

3. Confirmation

We'll send you confirmation of your booking. You'll receive a pin number to access the venue. It's easy!

How to find us

Bancroft Gardens Bancroft HITCHIN Hertfordshire SG5 1LL


Hitchin Lawn Tennis Club

Bancroft Gardens

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Our Partners

Net Gains Tennis