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Palm Island Resort Tennis Excellence

Discover the world-class tennis facilities at Palm Island Resort, where we take pride in providing an exceptional tennis experience for our guests. Our resort has been honored as a Top 50 award winner in the prestigious Tennis Resorts Online rankings. This recognition is a testament to our commitment to delivering outstanding tennis facilities, events, and services.

Our Resort Tennis Program, under the guidance of Peter Burwash International, offers unlimited complimentary play, weekly round-robin events, and affordable clinics for adults and juniors. Whether you’re a seasoned player or new to the game, our program caters to all skill levels. Enjoy private or semi-private lessons to further enhance your skills and make the most of your time on the court.

Art Santos, Resort Tennis Professional

We are delighted to introduce Art Santos, our esteemed Tennis Professional at Palm Island Resort. With an impressive 37-year tenure as a certified USPTA Elite Professional and a tennis veteran professional with Peter Burwash International, Art brings a wealth of expertise and passion to our tennis program.

Originally from Hawaii, Art was a standout player at the University of Hawaii at Hilo, where he held the number one position and became the Hawaii State Collegiate Champion in singles and doubles. He has managed tennis programs around the world, from Asia and the Middle East to Europe, the Caribbean, and the United States. Art has also been a featured performer in the renowned PBI Tennis Show, captivating audiences in 95 countries.

Experience top-notch instruction and personalized tennis guidance from Art Santos during your stay at Palm Island Resort. Whether you’re seeking to improve your game or simply enjoy the sport, Art’s knowledge and dedication will elevate your tennis experience to new heights.


May 2023 Tennis Schedule

Stay updated with the exciting tennis events happening at Palm Island Resort. Our monthly tennis event calendar is filled with a variety of activities, tournaments, and clinics suitable for players of all levels. Join us for a fun-filled month of tennis and connect with fellow enthusiasts. Whether you’re looking to improve your skills, participate in friendly competitions, or simply enjoy the camaraderie, our tennis events are sure to enhance your Palm Island experience.


PBI Tennis For Life Package

Elevate your tennis experience at Palm Island Resort with our exclusive PBI Tennis For Life Package. Enjoy daily instruction, complimentary court time, clinics, round robins, and more.

  • 1 Hour of daily instruction
  • PBI Tennis Magazine Subscription
  • Complimentary Court Time
  • Choice of 1 Clinic (Tue-Fri)
  • Complimentary Round Robin on Saturdays
  • Peter Burwash Tennis for Life Book
  • Player Match-up
  • Free use of Wilson Demo Racquets
  • 25% Discount on Racquet Restringing

Rates: $80 Private Package per day, $70 additional day | $110 Couple Package per day, $95 additional day

For Accommodation Reservations, contact: 941-697-4800 | Website:

Contact Art Santos, PBI Director of Tennis, for more information: 941-662-0546 | [email protected]

Enhance your tennis game and experience the best of Palm Island Resort with our PBI Tennis For Life Package. Book now!


Area Golf

For golf enthusiasts, Palm Island Resort is ideally situated near several outstanding golf courses in Southwest Florida. You’ll discover a variety of courses that offer challenging play and breathtaking scenery. Whether you’re a seasoned golfer or a beginner looking to improve your swing, these nearby golf courses are worth exploring:

Experience the thrill of golfing in these picturesque settings, and enjoy the beauty of Southwest Florida while practicing your swing. For more information and assistance in planning your golf outings, please contact our Activities Coordinator.