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Vale do lobo tennis academy

For a great week of tennis coaching, two hours a day, in a fun and relaxing environment, this was... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2018
Mike R
via mobile
Mostly Pleasantly Surprised

I spent a week at Val do Lobo for a tennis academy holiday with friends. Firstly, we were impressed... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2018
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“padel courts”(2 reviews)
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“short break”(2 reviews)
Vale do Lobo Tennis Academy is probably one of the most beautiful place to play tennis in Europe. With 10 all weather courts, 4 synthetic grass courts, 1 padel court, pro-shop, gym, swimming pool and Tennis Cafe with terrace and view to the tennis...more
Rua da Florida | Vale do Lobo, Loule 8135-034, Portugal
+351 289 357 850
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Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

For a great week of tennis coaching, two hours a day, in a fun and relaxing environment, this was perfect. Catered for beginners to the more advanced very well. Very friendly staff and coaches.

Date of experience: November 2018
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

I spent a week at Val do Lobo for a tennis academy holiday with friends. Firstly, we were impressed by our spotlessly clean and bright apartments which were efficiently designed and equipped with washing machines and dishwasher, fridge and cooker in the kitchen. Having a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Reviewed 25 June 2018

This was our fifth year in tennis tour whereby we hire the courts and use our own coach. This year was the first year that we had visited since the refresh of the facility and first impressions were that they have done a good job....More

Date of experience: May 2018
Reviewed 11 May 2018

Just back from a week in Vale de Lobo staying near the Tennis Academy. Our apartment included passes and although we didn't use the amazing tennis facilities or gym , we did use the pool, café and sun loungers. The cafe does basic snack foods,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Excellent facilities with tennis and Padel. Good bar and food. Stayed nearby and was on a tennis holiday here. Very friendly. Weather of course superb too.

Date of experience: September 2017
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We have played here a couple of times in recent weeks, booking online and in person. There was a national tournament going on but we always managed to book one of the side courts for an hour late afternoon/early evening. We hadn't brought our own...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Good facility in a fabulous location with very friendly and helpful staff particularly Paulo and Mary. Resident in a villa within walking distance we used the clubhouse as a watering hole and snack bar.

Date of experience: September 2017
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Great place, somewhat expensive and the majority of the courts look short, except the two main ATP courts that look standard size

Date of experience: July 2017
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Booked my son in for the week group coaching while on holiday. Very impressed. Kids are assessed and grouped according to ability. The coach Nunu was very professional and had a great rapport with the children. Very nice guy too. Nice coffee shop to while...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Reviewed 14 May 2017

The chips are delicious, even if not freshly cut, the service friendly and efficient. From a tennis point of view, rental by the hour.....E30 in high season - E20 in low season is still too high and certainly discourages the less keen player.......we only played...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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