Tennis in Elmbridge

Tennis in Elmbridge

Elmbridge Parks tennis booking system 

Tennis courts can be accessed using the online Parks tennis booking system. 

Step 1: Choose your preferred payment option below 

  • Pay as you Play – just pay the casual rate of £5 per court per hour or £2.50 for half an hour, every time that you want to play. You can book courts up to 3 days in advance.

  • Pay as you Play concession – for residents that hold a valid concession more card, pay the discounted hourly rate of £2.50 per court per hour or £0.50 for half an hour, every time that you want to play. You can book courts up to 7 days in advance.

  • Annual Tennis Pass – for £36.00 a year (£18.00 per year for concession more cardholders), which allows up to 5 people in one household to play up to 2 hours per day, every day, at any park court in the Borough. Courts can be booked up to 7 days in advance.

  • Free Tennis Pass - This pass allows you and up to 4 additional members of your household to play on Elmbridge parks tennis courts free of charge for up to 1 hour a day during specified times, either a 1 x 30 mins booking or 1 x 60 mins booking. Courts can be booked up to 7 days in advance. Typically the free courts will be provided at all sites as follows although there may be variations (please see booking system for availability):
    School Holidays         Monday - Friday               10am - 12 noon
    School Term Time     Monday - Friday                3.30pm - 5.30pm

Step 2: Register, book and pay

  • Click on the link at the top of the page to 'Register, book and pay'.  

Community tennis programme

Council tennis courts locations  

You can play tennis at any of the Council owned sites listed below. We do take bookings from private coaches, however we always make sure that at least one court is left open for public use.

  • Civic Centre, Off Esher High Street, KT10 9SD

  • West End Recreation Ground, Esher

  • Cobham Recreation Ground

  • Coronation Recreation Ground, Hersham

Long Ditton
  • Long Ditton Recreation Ground, Long Ditton

  • Grovelands Recreation Ground

  • Molesey Hurst Recreation Ground

Thames Ditton
  • Giggs Hill Field, Thames Ditton

  • Churchfields Recreation Ground

  • Cricket Way Open Space

  • Oatlands Recreation Ground

  • Elm Grove Recreation Ground, Walton-on-Thames


Free access to touchtennis courts, which are open in the summer months, is available in Churchfields Recreation Ground in Weybridge. touchtennis is a shortened version of tennis which follows the same basic rules but is played on a smaller court.  It is suitable for all ages and abilities and offers a fun introduction to tennis.

Please contact the Sports Development Team for further information about touchtennis.

Tennis camps

As part of the Shout! holiday programme, we now also offer tennis camps for children aged 3-8.  These weekly courses are competitively priced and offer a fun introduction to the game.  Dependent on age, the classes last from 45 minutes to 1 hour.  For the latest information about our tennis holiday camps, please visit the Shout! page.  Courses are run in the Easter and summer holidays.

Elmbridge local tennis league

Do you enjoy playing friendly matches? If so, the Elmbridge Tennis League is for you. A mixed (men and women) singles league, it is open to adults (18 years +) of all standards. Everyone is welcome.

For more information visit the Elmbridge Tennis League website.

Parks tennis coaching

The Council has partnered with three local LTA accredited tennis coaching providers to deliver community tennis programmes for people of all ages and abilities across the Borough. For information, please see the Parks tennis coaching page.

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