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The Hobart Real Tennis Club

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Welcoming club

Interesting and different attraction to broaden your horizons. Members are more than happy to share... read more

Reviewed 14 December 2018
Greater Melbourne, Australia
via mobile
A link to the past

I noticed the sign to the Hobart Real Tennis and Racquet Club by chance. As luck would have it, a... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2018
Graeme T
Fremantle, Australia
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14 Dec 2018
“Welcoming club”
29 Sep 2018
“A link to the past”
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45 Davey St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
+61 3 6231 1781
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Reviewed 14 December 2018 via mobile

Interesting and different attraction to broaden your horizons. Members are more than happy to share their knowledge. The old church next door is also lovely. TIP: located opposite St David’s Park

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JohnG3121
Reviewed 30 September 2018

I noticed the sign to the Hobart Real Tennis and Racquet Club by chance. As luck would have it, a game was being played and I stopped and watched a few sets. I was also fortunate of have Tim a spectator, explain the game. Basically,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Graeme T
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

A friend suggested a visit and this historic gem amazed us. The extremely helpful and well versed gentleman presented us with the centres significance and the history of tennis. For sporting tragic sit is a must visit site to broaden you knowledge on the history...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mumjudy
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

The doors are open and visitors welcomed in this beautiful Georgian building. The court has been renovated and is regularly used. The reception area is open to the viewing area so you can see a game if there's one in progress. It's. It's not an...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank TinaM764
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Stopoed by to see the tennis court. Was very interesting and we were lucky a game was happening whilst we were there. We were allowed to stay a while and watch. The man working there was friendly and it was nice to see a historic...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank missmonique
Reviewed 15 February 2016

a most unusual place...ancient tennis court but very interesting a whiff of an elitist past, now for everyone to watch and nice bar

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank iainadamson
Reviewed 4 July 2015

It is in town and dates to the 19th century, an example of tennis courts that were in use in the 15th century, There aren't many courts or clubs in existence so if passing by pop in to see a bit of history.

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank neilm206
Reviewed 27 May 2015

Came down with MCC Real Tennis Section to play HTC over a weekend, great hospitality and friendliness shown by HTC, it's pro and members. Too bad we lost this time!

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Greg R
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