Tennis In The Sun Ltd

from Twin £349 – 3 Nights*(Excluding Flights)

La Manga Club Resort, Spain

Overview

La Manga Club Resort

  • 28 Tennis Courts
  • 3 Golf Courses
  • 5* Hotel
  • 4* Hotel Apartments
  • Spa & Fitness Centre
  • Indoor & Outdoor Pools

Overview

La Manga Club is an exclusive vacation, sports and leisure resort located in a privileged setting bordered by natural parks and unspoilt beaches, offering luxury, leisure and sport with wonderful weather all year round.

Covering an area of 1400 acres (560 Ha.), the resort offers exclusive accommodations, first-class professional sports facilities and fine dining, ideal for those seeking exceptional tranquillity, security and privacy, coupled with superlative service.

Facilities include 28 tennis courts, 3 golf courses, 8 football pitches, rugby, triathlon, cricket, diving, hiking, horse riding, netball, lacrosse, mountain biking and Gaelic football.The luxurious 5* Hotel Príncipe Felipe has top class facilities and wonderful views of the golf courses or the pool and magnificent gardens. Las Lomas Village 4* Apartments are designed for families or those who seek greater independence and peace of mind, whilst still enjoying all of the resort’s magnificent facilities.

Accommodation

The Príncipe Felipe 5* offers a wide range of rooms and exclusive services that will allow maximum satisfaction during your stay. For example, free access to the saunas, steam rooms, indoor pool, and the gym in Spa La Manga Club, which is situated in Las Lomas Village 4*, as well as 24 hour room service.

Additionally, children that are staying in the hotel between the ages of 5 and 12 have free access to the Junior Club. All elegant rooms at hotel La Manga Club Príncipe Felipe feature a private balcony with views of the pool or golf course. They are equipped with satellite TV and tea and coffee-making facilities, as well as a bathroom with a hairdryer.

Las Lomas Village 4* Apartment is designed for families or those who seek greater independence and peace of mind, whilst still enjoying all of the resort’s magnificent facilities. Located very close to Spa La Manga Club, the Village offers exceptional views across the resort towards the Mar Menor and the Calblanque Natural Park. There is a varied choice of accommodation: from view apartments and townhouses to superbly equipped studio apartments and panoramic rooms. All apartments have a terrace with a barbecue so that guests can fully enjoy their stay here. It is also possible to hire private villas.

Complimentary access to the saunas, steam rooms, indoor pool and fitness centre at the neighbouring Spa La Manga Club is included, as is free Junior Club.

*Based on twin sharing in Los Lomas Village – 10 hours weekend warriors – low season, includes breakfast and airport transfers.

Tennis

The quality of the facilities at La Manga Club’s 28-court Tennis Centre makes it one of Spain’s finest outdoor facilities. It has played host to prestigious events such as Davis Cup matches, the Fed Cup and ATP tournaments. Today it is an official partner of Tennis Europe (the European Tennis Federation) and an LTA overseas training base. Complementing the courts is a Tennis Academy, which offers tailored tennis coaching for players of all ages and levels.

Make the most of your time and perfect your technique on one of our tennis academies:

  • 10 hour Adult Academy
  • Intensive 8 hour Weekend Adult Academy
  • Junior Academy
  • Intensive Pro Academy
  • Private Classes

Our famous Adult Academy runs all year (the full 52 weeks). Our coaching professionals offer dynamic sessions that ensure every player leaves motivated and inspired. We offer a number of programmes to suit all schedules:

  • Adult Academy: 10 hours over 5 days, Monday to Friday
  • Tactical Academy: 15 hours, Monday to Friday
  • Weekend Warriors: 8 hours over 3 days, Friday, Saturday, Sunday

Adult 10-hour academy

Runs from 09:00 to 11:00 each day from Monday to Friday and is designed to give players of all levels a comprehensive programme covering the major aspects of the game.

Monday: Forehand and first serve: a mix of specific trolley drills and live ball situations, focusing on technical and tactical aspects.

Tuesday: Backhand and second serve: a mix of specific trolley drills and live ball situations, focusing on technical and tactical aspects.

Wednesday: Net play: covering volleys and overheads, focusing on technique, movement and court position.

Thursday: Transition game and doubles tactics: featuring the famous La Manga Club demonstration!

Friday: Fun tournament: review of all concepts and application.

Each session begins with a tennis-specific warm-up and a recap of the previous day. Our resident tennis professionals give a daily shot demonstration during the session.

8 Hours weekend warriors academy:

Friday 16.00 -18.00, Saturday 11.00 – 13.00 & 16.00 -18.00 & Sunday 11.00 -13.00

The perfect way to improve your game in just one intense weekend.

Friday:16.00 -18.00 Movement and Positioning – a mix of specific trolley drills and live ball/ point situations to highlight the difference in movement patterns and shot selection depending on what type of ball you receive

Saturday:11.00 – 13.00 Forehand and Backhand – a mix of specific trolley drills and live ball situations, focusing on the key technical and tactical aspects of these ground strokes 16.00 – 18.00 Net play – covering all aspects from; movement, court position and technical. An opportunity to discover new shots and increase confidence with a clearer understanding of what is required at the net

Sunday:11.00 – 13.00 Serve and Return and tactical awareness on the points court – this covers court positioning, shot selection and from a mental aspect, keeping positive.

  • Please note times are subject to change so always check with the tennis reception.
  • Coach player ratio 1:6
  • A minimum number of 3 players is required for the academy to run

15 Hour Tactical Academy

Monday – Friday 09.00 -11.00 & 15.00 -16.00

This programme is suitable for the more advanced played looking for an effective and intense 5 day programme with an in depth focus on technical, tactical and mental aspects of the game.

09:00-11:00 *: Adult academy – as per the Adult 10 hour programme

15:00-16:00 *: Tactical clinic – Specifically designed programme designed to improve players’ patterns of play in both doubles and singles through innovative live ball drills.

16:00-18:00 *: Match play: joining the Club Afternoon and afternoon tournaments with singles and doubles match play throughout the week.

These sessions will increase awareness of defensive, neutral and attacking situations, Highlighting key areas such as directional control and mental toughness.

  • Please note times are subject to change so always check with the tennis reception.
  • Coach player ratio 1:6
  • A minimum number of 3 players is required for the academy to run

U19, U15 & U12 Monday to Friday, 2 hours per day Offering group coaching for abilities within each age group, we cover all major aspects of the game in a fun, yet competitive way. Our programme includes:

Monday: Footwork; Tuesday: Forehands and serve; Wednesday: Backhands, serve and return; Thursday: Net play and points; Friday: Review and fun tournament.

U9s Following the official ITF guidelines, we offer Tennis 10s: slower balls, smaller courts and an easier game for our younger players. Helping players to develop their most efficient technique and to implement more advanced tactics than using the yellow ball on the full court, our coaches ensure a fantastic, fun experience for all:

  • 6 & under: red balls played on a smaller court
  • 8 & under: orange balls played on a slightly smaller court 50% slower than yellow
  • 9 & under: green balls played on a full size court 25% slower than yellow

Dining

Nowhere is La Manga Club’s unique and distinctive personality better reflected than in its restaurants. Here you can experience the culinary artistry of our chefs, with exquisite menus prepared using carefully selected ingredients, outstanding service and spectacular surroundings.

Enjoy wonderful evenings discovering our restaurants, each with its own distinctive ambience and cuisine.

The Amapola restaurant specialises in Mediterranean food, while La Bodega is the ideal place to enjoy typical Spanish tapas. The exotic specialities at Asia restaurant in Las Sabinas offer a taste of south-east Asia, and Luigi’s goes beyond the Neapolitan pizza and delicious pasta dishes to provide guests a taste of the extraordinary wealth of Italian cuisine.

Dharma restaurant specialises in Indian cuisine, and is one of the most exotic options at La Manga. And, La Cala restaurant serves fresh fish and seafood in idyllic surroundings overlooking the Mediterranean beach cove that gives it its name.There is also a Piano Bar offering live entertainment, and a bar in the lobby.

Sports and Entertainment

Facilities include 28 tennis courts, 3 golf courses, 8 football pitches, rugby, triathlon, cricket, diving, hiking, horse riding, netball, lacrosse, mountain biking and Gaelic football.The luxurious 5* Hotel Príncipe Felipe has top class facilities and wonderful views of the golf courses or the pool and magnificent gardens

  • The hotel Lobby Bar, in the hotel reception, provides a peaceful setting in which to relax and enjoy a quiet drink.
  • The Piano Lounge Bar offers a sophisticated ambience and is the ideal spot for drinks before or after dinner with regular live music and an extensive cocktail menu