Here in the UK April and May are Bank Holiday season. With the weather starting to warm up and the rainy days becoming fewer and farther between, it's the perfect season to get out and enjoy a break in the countryside. Escaping from city life doesn't mean you have to neglect your tennis. We've chosen our 3 favourite hotels for a country escape, all complete with tennis courts so you can pack your racket and enjoy a weekend on the court. It doesn't get more British than that.
Carlyon Bay Hotel - Cornwall
Perched atop the St. Austell Cliffs you’ll have a tennis match to remember at Carlyon Bay Hotel. Soak up the stunning views and channel your inner Riviera cool, in this idyllic Cornwall escape. In your time off the court there’s something for everyone from cliff walks to the on-site spa. Have a glass of something chilled on the veranda for us.
Luton Hoo - Bedforshire
Step back in time to the splendor of the late 18th century at Luton Hoo. Located an easy distance from London this is an escape for when you’re in need of a bit of grandeur. Nestled among 1065 acres of parkland and gardens designed by Capability Brown this estate turned luxury hotel will take your breath away. Pack your whites for this one and you'll feel like the lord and lady of the manor.
Bailiffscourt - West Sussex
For when you need to escape from it all, slow down the pace of life in this quaint West Sussex hotel, perfect for a city detox. Stroll through the woodland park on your way the tennis court and lie down at night in a traditional four-poster. This is a beautiful spot to find some peace and quiet.
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