Riverside Tennis court booking

Please select a court and a time when you would like to play.

Courts can be booked by members using the booking app or this website. To register for booking please contact the Club Operations Manager. All courts have floodlights and there is no booking fee for members. Courts 7 to 9 are charged at £8.00 per hour when the air dome is up in winter.

  • courts 1 to 3 have been resurfaced with Lano GrandClay 12 artificial clay in October 2021.
  • courts 4 to 9 are tarmac, courts 7 to 9 are covered in winter by an air dome.

Please ensure that you cancel any bookings that you are unable to use. Booking charges are only refunded if the court is cancelled 48 hours in advance.

Our Visitor fees are £7.50 for adults (18+) and £4.00 for juniors. A maximum of seven attendances in one membership year is permitted. These fees are required before you play. Payments to be made to Riverside Lawn Tennis Club, Account number 40701920, Sort Code 401002, Ref: visitors name.


To encourage wider enjoyment of the game of tennis, Riverside make courts available for booking by our Bedford community. 

Hours  Courts can be booked for a minimum session of 1 hour between the times of 09.00 and 19.00 , Monday to Friday. This is subject to availability as courts can be pre-booked by members. Courts may sometimes be available in the evenings and weekends by pre-booking – enquire for specific times.

Costs    £10.00 per hour including the use of floodlights where lighting conditions demand it. Payment is required before play commences. Or £14.00 per hour for the Air Dome courts.

How to book   You can contact our Operations Manager by  email [email protected]


  • please respect our venue, for example no radios or loud noise, no smoking on site
  • maximum of 4 players on court, juniors to be supervised, use appropriate tennis footwear
  • do not disturb play on neighbouring courts

Offer     If you subsequently decide to join as a member we will refund up to three booking costs.

Willful Damage

Any willful damage to the Air dome by any player will be fined at a minimum rate of £500 to cover the repair. Please make sure you treat the Air dome with due care at all times.