Welcome to Southsea Tennis Club

Pay & Play Tennis available now, seven days a week!

Please note the new LTA guidelines regading tennis at Southsea Tennis Club

simple summary grid has been produced by the LTA, outlining what the Government's roadmap means for tennis, resuming from Monday 29th March. This document will be updated as and when we receive confirmation of further detail from Government and Sport England and will publish updated versions of the LTA's full COVID-19 Secure guidelines for tennis players, coaches, official and venues.

Please note, it as been updated since initial publication, confirming details for group size, court limits for formally organised group activity, competitions and confirmation of indoor access for floodlights.

SUMMARY GRID - Permitted tennis activity

JOIN NOW and ANY ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP will be active IMMEDIATELY, through to May 231st 2022!

A Friendly Club For All Ages and Standards

Have you considered becoming a member? Membership from just £13pm.

We are the only tennis club on Portsea island, accessible to all members of the community and providing a great range of social and tennis events in a friendly and welcoming environment. Please Contact Us to see if we can meet your needs. You can:

  • Play on an occasional basis. Pay & Play costs just £3 for per 30 mins per court. You must provide your own racquet and balls. Booking online only.
  • Join one of our coaching sessions. We have something for everyone - families, adults, children – at all levels
  • Become a member of the Club and enjoy the benefits of membership, such as unlimited play all year round.
  • Play for one of our teams or join in the Singles Ladder and play in club tournaments.
  • Enjoy discounted food and drink at our Pavilion Café
  • Come and play tennis at Southsea Tennis and enjoy the full range of facilities we have to offer you.
  • Use of WhatsApp groups for members during Covid Pandemic to find playing partners
  • Four organised doubles sessions througout the week.
  • Ladies group, every Tuesday 10:30 -12


For those not wishing to join for the full calendar year, we have the following two options:

  • Introductory flexible membership £18 per month (miniumum 3 months)
  • Two month family package - 2 adults and upto 3 children for £39
  • Further details are available on the membership page


Week 1: 5th April-9th April

Week 2: 12th April-16thApril


To book your place HERE

Have fun during the holidays- and develop tennis skills at the same time! Holiday Camps are a fantastic way to spend time enjoying tennis and other sports during the school holidays. Our camps are available to both members and non-members of Southsea Tennis Club. The Camps are organised by enthusiastic well qualified L.T.A coaches who are determined to deliver exciting and challenging sporting experiences for every player. It is always advisable to book early to avoid missing out! The main focus will of course be Tennis however other activities may include Rounders, Football, Quick Cricket. Please bring warm clothes and wet weather gear just in case. Please email if there are any dietary requirements to be aware of.

Why not Become a Member?

We offer great value membership packages, from just £13 per month.

All ages and levels welcome!

Click the link for details.

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

Southsea Tennis Club
Southsea Tennis Club, Clarence Esplanade

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Our Partners

Portsmouth City Council
Watkins & Faux
Josh Barrett Tennis Coaching