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Van Der Meer Tennis Center

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Address: Hilton Head, SC
Phone Number: 800-845-6138
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Activities: Tennis

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Great tennis facility

This is our second vacation with access to the Van Der Meer Tennis Club at Shipyard. If I counted correctly, 16 of the 18 courts are clay. The court charges are very fair and the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 4, 2015
Ernst V
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Horseshoe Valley, Canada
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Toronto, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Once a World Class Tennis Facility that right now has no service and it´s managed very poorly. The service is appalling and the team in place dont understand that they have other guests that have paid for tennis during their vacation at their facility and it is not granted as it seems that is better to cater big groups and... More 

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Horseshoe Valley, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

This is our second vacation with access to the Van Der Meer Tennis Club at Shipyard. If I counted correctly, 16 of the 18 courts are clay. The court charges are very fair and the coaching staff covers players of all levels from beginner to advanced. The courts are properly separated by V-shaped full height fence sections at the base... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Oh my.... what a treat this was... I had the pleasure and privilege to take the adult clinic with Dr Louie Cap. He has such a way to engage everyone not matter what your level is and pinpoint the right next step in your own personal tennis journey. He is committed to improve your tennis (all facets of the tennis... More 

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ottawa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 via mobile

These har-tru courts are kept in excellent shape. They are swept multiple time a day and kept perfectly level. The staff in the pro shop are always very friendly and helpful. In addition to their daily clinics and semi or private lesson they also run a round robin each day. There are three courts indoors for those rainy days. The... More 

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Poughkeepsie, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

The Van Der Meer center is showing some wear since my last visit several years ago, however, the maintenance of the courts and the instruction is still top notch. "It's my fault" Lou was entertaining as well as very helpful. Looking around at the other teaching pros, I could see they also knew what they were doing and were trying... More 

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Conover, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Great facility for tennis clinics for any age. Went with a group of ladies. The instructors are all very knowledgeable and professional. The courts are also in tip top shape. You will work hard at your clinics but you will learn.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Great variety of players during daily round-robin play and great personal instruction during classes.....definitely recommend....most court time spent on har-tru surface...enjoy!

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

We came here specifically for my 11 year old daughter to participate in the junior holiday tennis camps. I I cannot say enough good things about the knowledgable, professional tennis instructors. They are world class! So impressed in how they pushed my daughter but also made it fun. The video recording of their individual service motions was incredibly helpful for... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Firts came with my kids in 2008, no one bad thing to say Great everything, will not go anywhere else

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The Deep South
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Courts and facilities are clean and well maintained.. Instructors are friendly,enthusiastic and appear to enjoy their job. Will definitely return for more tennis.

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