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Cliff Drysdale Tennis

Premier Southern California Tennis Destination

Omni La Costa Resort & Spa has been host to three decades of world-class professional tournaments, including the Acura Classic and the Southern California Open, and has earned the distinction as a premier tennis resort destination in Southern California.

Now Omni La Costa's tennis program is under the direction of Cliff Drysdale Tennis, providing the ultimate tennis experience and a team of tennis professionalls who are certified by the United States Professional Tennis Association.

Fast Facts

*  17 hard and clay courts

*  Center Court features stadium seating for 1,000

*  7 courts lighted for evening play

*  Tennis Pro Shop open daily 8am to 4pm, 760.931.7501

* Daily court time 8am-10pm

* Racquet restringing available upon request


  • Meet the Pro

    Bryce Cunningham, Director of Tennis

    A native of Australia, Director of Tennis Bryce Cunningham brings to Omni La Costa Resort & Spa international experience as a player, coach and director.

    Bryce's love for tennis started early in his youth.  As a junior, he trained at both the Chris Evert and Bollettieri Academies, and went on to play internationally on the ITF circuit.  Following his days as a tour player, Bryce went on to earn his USPTA Elite Professional certification as well as certification as a personal trainer.  While still in Australia, he served as Head Tennis Professional at Tiebreak Tennis Academy, directing the adult and junior programs as well as summer camps.  In 2008, Bryce joined the team at Cliff Drysdale Tennis, and quickly moved up the ranks to Program Director and Camp Director at the award-winning tennis center at The Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne, Miami, before taking over the Bluewater Bay Tennis Center as Director.  Under Cunningham's leadership, the facility has been voted "Best Tennis Center" in NW Florida by Emerald Coast Magazine.

    Meet the Pro

  • Resort Guest Pricing

    Private Lessons:
    30 minutes - $60
    60 minutes - $100
    90 minutes - $150

    Semi-Private Lessons:
    30 minutes - $65
    60 minutes - $120
    90 minutes - $180

    Group Lessons - 60 Minutes:
    3 students - $40 per person
    4 students - $30 per person
    5 students - $25 per person
    6+ students - $20 per person 

    $25 per hour hard court fee
    $35 per hour clay court fee
    $30 per hour ball machine rental
    $10 racquet rental

    *24 hour cancellation fee on lessons. Advanced registration required.

    Resort Guest Pricing

  • Tennis Clinic Information

    Daily Clinic Hours:
    9am - 10am
    10am - 11am 

    $30 per person, per clinic

    *24 hour cancellation fee on clinics and lessons. Advanced registration required.

    Tennis Clinic Information

  • Junior Tennis Programs

    2014 Fall Session I (August 25th- October 24th)

    Tennis Tots (Ages 4-5)
    Participants in the tots class learn the proper fundamentals for all tennis strokes with an emphasis on FUN. Games are non-competitive, therefore, each class is a positive tennis experience.

    Mondays & Thursdays

    3:00 - 3:45pm




    One Day a Week
    Monday/Thursday/Saturday - $135 Members, $180 Non-members
    Friday - $88 Members, $120 Non-members

    Two Days a Week
    $240 Members
    $330 Non-members

    Little Pros (Ages 6-7)

    Participants learn strokes, footwork, anticipation and tennis rules with emphasis on building rallies and point playing.  No tennis experience is necessary.

    Tuesdays & Fridays
    3:30- 4:30pm

    4:30- 5:30pm

    One Day a Week
    $135 Members
    $180 Non-members

    Two Days a Week
    $240 Members
    $330 Non-members

    Aces (Ages 8-11)

    Participants will develop consistency and an understanding of court positioning. Emphasis on serving, forehand, backhand, volleys and overheads. Some tennis experience required. 

    Tuesdays & Fridays

    3:30- 4:30pm



    One Day a Week
    $135 Members
    $180 Non-members

    Two Days a Week
    $240 Members
    $330 Non-members

    Contact the Tennis Pro Shop for Details:


    2014 Fall Registration Form

    Junior Tennis Programs

  • High Performance Junior Tennis Academy

    2014 Fall Session I (August 25th- October 24th)

    Our high performance program conditions all areas of fitness, conditioning and mental toughness to point play, live ball drilling, play patterns, match play and technique adjustments. 

    Participants must be able to play matches as this is a large part of our program. Private lessons are recommended at this level as each individual begins to develop his or her own playing style. 

    Mondays & Thursdays

    One Day a Week
    $225 Members 
    $270 Non-members

    Two Days a Week
    $410 Members
    $500 Non-members


    2014 Fall Registration Form

    For more information please contact Bryce Cunningham at
    760-931-7501 or email

    High Performance Junior Tennis Academy

  • Pacific Coast Clay & Hard Court Championships

    Omni La Costa Resort & Spa welcomes Pacific Coast Clay & Hard Court Championship. We have provided special rates during your stay:

    October 30 - November 3, 2014

    Special Rates: $229 per night + $28/night resort charge

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    Tournament Information

    Pacific Coast Clay & Hard Court Championships