Tennis

Day or night, invigorate your tennis game on one of our four lighted Tucson tennis courts, surrounded by an inspiring mountain desert-scape. Maybe you’d like to challenge yourself with classes? Or hone your backhand with a friend? Whatever your goal, our staff is available to teach, advise, and also provide rental equipment to our members and resort guests. Don’t forget to look up--there’s no better motivation than the majestic mountains surrounding you.

Tennis Information


Tucson Tennis Schedule

October 1 - April 30th 

Tuesday 9:00 - 10:30 AM Drop in Doubles
Thursday 9:00 - 10:30 AM Drill and Play
Friday 9:00 - 10:30 AM Drop in Doubles
Saturday 9:00 - 10:30 AM Drop in Doubles

Program Descriptions

Drill and Play

Fine tune your tennis skills with a combination of repetitive drills to build muscle memory and consistency, and play-based drills to add creativity and experience to your game.  $15 for members, $20 for guests and locals.

Drop in Doubles

Suitable for 3.0 and above skill level. This program features doubles play with a professional on hand to discuss strategy and stroke production. 
Free to members and hotel guests, $15 for locals.

For individual lessons, group lessons or a hit with the Pro, contact the Spa Front Desk at ext. 5544 or 520-529-7830. (A 4-hour cancellation notice is required to avoid penalty fees.)


General Fees + Lesson Rates

General Fees

  • Court Rental: $20 per hour (includes a can of tennis balls)
  • Ball Machine: $20 per 30 minutes (includes court time)
  • Racket Rental: $5 per day

Tucson Tennis Lesson Rates

Private Lesson $80 per hour / $55 per 30 minutes
Hit with the Pro $80 per hour / $55 per 30 minutes
Semi Private

$95 per hour / 2 people
$110 per hour / 3 people
$115 per hour / 4-8 people

Special rates apply for members. Click here (Download Acrobat Reader Here) for information on our Membership Programs.


About Our Tennis Pro

Terry Gibson, PTR Professional Instructor:

Terry, a certified PTR professional tennis instructor, has been teaching at Loews Ventana Canyon Resort since 2001. An active member of the Babolat Professional Staff and a referenced professional for Babolat Juniors who compete in the Southwest at a national level. Terry has worked with numerous nationally ranked junior players that went on to play for Division 1 colleges (e.g., Georgia Tech, University of North Carolina). Before coming to Loews Hotels, Terry was the assistant men’s and women’s coach at Youngstown University, Youngstown, Ohio (1998-2001). During the same period, he was a tennis professional at the Boardman Tennis Center (Boardman, Ohio) and Liberty Racket Club (Youngstown, Ohio). 

Terry offers guests private and group lessons from beginner through advanced skill levels. During the months of September-May, Terry supervises organized group play at the resort (Tuesday, Friday, and Saturday), a drop-in, and social-doubles clinic for all levels.