The Club at Grove Isle // Compete on These Cliff Drysdale Tennis Courts Lining Biscayne Bay
The Club at Grove Isle incorporates boats, backhands and a beachy breeze at this Cliff Drysdale location
Vacation to The Club at Grove Isle or tune up your volleys bayside on any of the club’s tiered twelve courts (11 Har Tru, 1 Hard.) This hidden gem behind secluded gates contains three residential condominium buildings, an upscale and exclusive resort, a private marina, pool, and dining, all with breathtaking views. Set upon Coconut Grove with panoramic views of the bay, you’ll enjoy all of the match play and mixers that the four full- time Cliff Drysdale teaching professionals have to offer.
The Club at Grove Isle notices its exclusivity and exquisite setting and capitalizes on all of those aspects, including its tennis programming. For members, stroll through the luscious walkways towards the tennis center, alongside the private marina, and then head towards the fine dining that spans the bay Palmeiras Beach Club.
Membership benefits revolve around the entirety of the Beach Club and allow access to the tennis center, along with countless other worthwhile perks and discounts. You’ll be among over 500 resident- members and an additional 75 other active tennis members. With your own piece of paradise away from the momentum of Miami, you’re joining a club and community that’s all-around one of a kind. Benefits include all of the following:
- Access to Tennis Center, Fitness Center and and Locker Rooms
- Mile-long bayside jogging path around the island
- Complimentary Poolside Towel Service
- Day Access to Deep Water Marina
- Reduced Adults & Junior Tennis Programming through Cliff Drysdale Tennis
- 10% off all Club Food & Beverage locations, Cabanas and Lounges, Spa Services & Retail, Luxury Hotel Rooms, & Events and Functions with over 30 in attendance
In order to access the tennis center, you must be a member, accompanied by a member, or a guest of one of the 52 resort rooms at the Beach Club. The tennis staff invites all members to take part in themed mixers two times per month. Mixers create a social setting with available snacks, refreshments and excellent company through seasonal themes like Thanksgiving, Christmas, Valentines. Oftentimes, they can even just be an excuse to be competitive with familiar faces and enjoy the bayside breeze. Men’s nights are available once per month, and fundraisers throughout the year always draw a crowd to compete and donate towards a great cause, like Breast Cancer Research or raising money in 2016 for victims of the earthquake in Mindo, Ecuador. Raffles, Prizes, and an engaging atmosphere capture members’ attention through these rewarding events. All of these enticing, upcoming events can be viewed HERE.
Every Saturday and Sunday, Grove Isle Tennis Center serves complimentary breakfast outside the Pro Shop for members and their guests to enjoy before or after their on-court session. With a staff that prides themselves on the quality of service you’ll receive and the uniqueness of the events they host, you’re joining this close-knit community that’s all about their tennis. Tennis Director Ximena Trujillo manages the programming for juniors and adults and ensures that all needs are met and expectations exceeded.
Adults can expect a wide variety of clinics and drills depending on your schedule and level. Resort guests and members alike take part in the programs to benefit their skill sets and take their games to that next level. Whether you’re ready for a quick hit or have the availability to partake in an entire weekend of tennis, you’re guaranteed an upbeat and enjoyable time on the courts. If you’re seeking a getaway or vacation, look no further than Grove Isle; because of their on-site resort and available tennis concierge services, you’re in the hands of experienced and welcoming Cliff Drysdale Tennis professionals. Review the weekly calendar of events HERE, and see below for a schedule of adult clinics that you can expect each week:
- Tennis 101: Four weeks of Fridays: 9:00-10:30am; Adults new to the game can meet new mates and up their skills
- Adult Morning Clinics: Mondays/Wednesdays/Fridays: 9-10:30am; Saturdays/Sundays: 11am-12:30pm; Engaging and upbeat drills with strategy and tactics
- Adult Night Clinics (Intermediate-Advanced): Tuesdays/ Thursdays: 7-8:30pm
- Fit to Hit CARDIO TENNIS: Tuesdays: 9-10am and Wednesdays: 7-8pm; Workout AND Enjoy it with an intense hour-long session on the courts
Juniors can be courtside at Grove Isle through their own activities and drills. With summer and seasonal camps attracting large numbers by the week and clinics drawing tots to the clay by day, there’s an opportunity for all ages and levels. Each of the available clinics run for seasonal sessions of about 15 weeks each. Junior drill schedules can be viewed HERE, or check out the available opportunities below:
- Pee Wees (ages 3-5): Mondays/ Wednesdays 3:15-4pm
- 1 day/week: $255 members/ $300 non- members
- 2 days/week: $421 members/ $508 non-members
- Drop in: $18 members/ $20/non-members
- Thunder (ages 6-8): Mondays/ Wednesdays 4-5pm
- 1 day/week: $330 members/ $375 non- members
- 2 days/week: $566 members/ $653 non-members
- Drop in: $22 members/ $25 non-members
- Academy Training: Tuesdays/ Thursdays 5-7pm
- 1 day/week: $470 members/ $575 non- members
- 2 days/week: $862 members/ $1,035 non-members
- Drop in: $32 members/ $40 non-members
Week-long camps bring about the 4-17 year olds to play games, practice their on-court skills, and enjoy their time with familiar pals at Grove Isle. With full (9am-3pm) and half day (9am-12pm) options, it’s a breeze to allow your junior to spend some time at the courts while you take care of your daily commitments. With the close vicinity to the Beach Club pool and snack/lunch options by the pro-shop, your junior is in perfect care during the summer, winter and spring break season.
If you’re truly committed to taking the next step in your game and reaching your peak potential, Cliff Drysdale tennis offers a Tennis Video Analysis at Grove Isle Tennis Center where you’re able to reflect on your skills and analysis your tactics right next to your pro of choice. You’ll be able to develop your strokes and use this visual to assist in doing so. If you purchase a 10 class package you’ll receive your video analysis as well. For members, it’s $700, and for non-members it’s $850. Inquire today online or through the Grove Isle tennis staff. Private and semi-private lessons are also available with any of the staff members if you wish to work one-on-one with a trained professional.
Located just around the corner from Crandon Park Tennis Center, home of the Miami Open, you’ll see large crowds competing at Grove Isle during the tournament week. With residential condos inside the gates, there’s a steady group of players year-round at Grove Isle. Find your seasonal spot or works towards that desired relocation right next to the heart of Miami, with impeccable tennis and bayside views within walking distance of your abode. With the inclusive resort inside the gates, your next itinerary can easily be scheduled around your court times. Grove Isle is just under 20 minutes from Miami International Airport. With all of these amenities on your own, tranquil inlet within close vicinity to South Beach, Brickell, and all of Miami’s other attractions, Grove Isle and the Beach Club allow for an attractive and convenient opportunity to add tennis to your upcoming itinerary. Be sure to let us know about your experiences at Grove Isle!
To reach The Club at Grove Isle, visit their website at http://www.groveisletennis.com, or call them at 305-860-4360.
4 Grove Isle Drive
Coconut Grove, Florida 33133
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