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Tennis in London



With 20% of the national tennis participation taking place in London, there’s always plenty of opportunity to get out and play.

Whether you want to play at your local park or go and watch some of the sport’s greatest champions at Wimbledon, there are a huge number of tennis courts in London to choose from, with something to offer for anyone interested in tennis.

If you’re looking to play tennis in London, we have all the information you need about clubs and tennis hotspots in the area.

Find a tennis court in London

Play tennis in London

The capital boasts over 550 tennis venues, which equates to approximately 3000 courts for players to take advantage of and hone their skills. Nearly 60% of these courts are set in some of London’s iconic parks and other green spaces, with a vast number readily available to book through our online booking system below, either as pay to play or even free to book courts.

Book a tennis court in London

Want to take on other players in local competitions? Local Tennis Leagues might be just the thing for you and with around 55 venues offering friendly, competitive leagues in London.

London also has over 50 venues with disability specific programmes, including an award-winning session run through the LTA Open Court programme at Highgate Cricket & Lawn tennis club in Haringey, as well as successful programmes at Purley Bury Tennis Club in Croydon and Shooter’s Hill LTC in Greenwich.

Here are just a few of London’s fantastic tennis courts:

  • Finsbury Park
  • Clissold Park
  • Hyde Park
  • Islington Indoor Tennis Centre
  • Ladywell Fields Park
  • Lincoln’s Inn Field
  • National Tennis Centre
  • Westway Community Indoor Tennis Centre
  • Wimbledon Park

Padel Courts in London

Looking to play padel in London? Discover your nearest padel courts and start playing with friends or family!

Ready to play but unsure about the rules and court availability? Learn more at our padel hub.

Padel hub

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How to get started with padel

How to get started

Tennis is a great form of exercise and an amazing sport. Anyone can play; whatever their motivation or ability, from all communities and backgrounds.

LTA Shop

Want to freshen up your kit or find your new tennis racket? Check out the latest offers at the LTA Shop, powered by Tennis-Point.

How to start competing

Find out more information about playing tennis competitively, get some advice from the LTA on how to find and enter recreational tennis competitions across the UK.

Youth Programme

The tennis programme designed to give you skills for life, which includes our six-week Youth Start offer.

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