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A 5 Day Coaching Trip to Portugal – Oct 9th

Best Tennis, in partnership with Tennis in the Sun, are organising another tennis/coaching trip in October 2019! Open to all levels of players.
The Carvoeiro Tennis club is very sociable and Carvoeiro town centre is just three minutes by taxi with its lovely beach, restaurants, and bars. The Vale da Lapa is a five-star resort with lovely rooms and just a one-minute walk to the tennis club.   You also have the lovely fishing village of Ferragudo seven minutes away by taxi where you have plenty of restaurants and bars.
There are also three wonderful beaches and two golf courses all within a five-minute drive.
You can also join the locals for the social tennis sessions which are great fun and always well attended. Prices are based on a minimum group of four people.
Best Tennis coaches: Baz van Cranenburgh and David Kane

Wednesday: 20:45 - Dinner at Casa Joao*

Thursday: 10:00 – 12:00 Tennis coaching
14:00 – 16:15– social tennis with the locals
16:30 Welcome drinks
19:30 Dinner at local restaurant*

Friday: 10:00 – 12:00 Tennis coaching
15:00 – 17:00 Social tennis
19:30 Dinner at local restaurant*

Saturday: 10:00 – 12:00 Tennis coaching
19:30 - Dinner at local restaurant*

Sunday: 10:30am to 1:30pm – social tennis with the locals
14:30 Lunch at the beach*

Cavoiero, Portugal - Vale Da Lapa *****
October 9th – 13th (optional, leaving on October 14), 2019
Prices £459 twin or double rooms
£499 single rooms – based on two sharing a two-bedroom two-bathroom villa
Excluding flights
Extra night from £90 per person - for those who want to stay on for the beach party. See
programme below

What’s included?


- Double – Twin or Single rooms
- Deluxe 2-bedroom apartments
- 4 Nights bed and breakfast
- Unlimited use of courts – these can be pre-booked
- 6 Hours coaching’ lead by Baz and/or Philip + Social tennis

Social tennis:
- Wednesday from 10:30-12:30 Ladies Open Doubles Morning - (All levels)
- Thursday from 14:00-16:30 Mixed - (All Levels)
- Fridays from 17:30-19:30 Men’s Tennis - (All Levels)
- 2 outdoor pools + 1 Indoor pool plus free use of spa & gym
- Airport transfers – from Faro Airport

For detail see

Vale Da Lapa

Amid extensive landscaped gardens, this 5-star resort offers luxurious accommodation. The
resort also has indoor and outdoor pools and excellent spa facilities. The resort has a
reception area, with a bar and restaurant where breakfast will be served every morning.
You will be staying in 2-bedroom villas, fully equipped with kitchen and lounge. Each
bedroom has its own en-suite bathroom.

At the back of the resort gardens, a 1 to 2 minute walk, is a private entrance to the stunning
‘Carvoeiro Club de Tennis’ with 10 courts a beautiful swimming pool, gym, sports shop and
restaurant/bar. Please see videos and visuals here:

Want to join the trip?

If you are interested, but cannot commit yet, please e-mail the Head Coach, Baz van
Cranenburgh at We will put you on the list as possible participants.
If you have decided to join and wish to confirm, a £100 non-refundable deposit is payable,
which secures your place. Bank details below. Please liaise with Baz before booking your
flights, so we can coordinate.

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