Tennis in Elmbridge

Tennis in Elmbridge

Elmbridge Parks tennis new booking system 

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

Step 1: Click on the above link to register on the new booking system.

Step 2: choose your payment option:

  1. Household membership for £36.00 per year which allows up to five people in one household to play for up to 2 hours per day, every day, at any park court in the Borough (the system allows you to register 5 family members living at the same address). Courts can be booked up to 7 days in advance.

  2. "Pay as You Play" rate of £5 per court per hour at any park court in the Borough. Courts can be booked up to 3 days in advance.
  3. "Pay as You Play" concession rate of £2.50 per court per hour for residents that hold a concession more card (income means tested) at any park court in the Borough. Courts can be booked for up to 3 days in advance.

Parks tennis frequently asked questions 

Note to Parks tennis pass holders: The gate access system for the tennis courts will be fully activated on Monday 19 June. You will need the code received in your booking confirmation to get onto the court. The gates were only left open during the first week of the booking system being launched to allow for a smooth launch. 

Tennis court refurbishment

Please note that one of the tennis courts in Grovelands recreation ground, Walton-on-Thames is currently closed to replace the net. Apologies for the inconvenience.

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

  • Elmgrove 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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