Bournemouth Gardens

Terms & Conditions are listed below for the Court Usage for Bournemouth Gardens Tennis. For The West Hants Club Rules, please click here and for Tennis in the Parks, please click here.

Court Booking Rules & Terms of Use


    • Your login details must not be passed onto other households.
    • You may book 1 court per day per household. If you want to play for longer and a court is free and not booked then you can play on that court.
    • The Bournemouth Gardens Community Tennis Club reserves the right to cancel the membership of any person who does not abide by the terms and conditions. This will be carried out by the cancellation of the membership. No refund will be given.


    • Courts may be booked up to 1 week in advance for members and 2 days in advance for non members.
    • Multiple bookings for clubs and groups must be sent to the Centre Manager by email.
    • No court fees can be refunded.
    • If two people think they have booked the same court please go to reception and the person’s name that appears on the reception computer will be the person allowed to play.

    Court Rules

    • Only tennis must be played on the courts. Football or any other activity is forbidden.
    • The maximum number of players allowed on a court is 4 for general play and 8 for coaching.
    • Players may use up to 8 balls per court, tennis centre coaches may use more.
    • The clubs staff have exclusive retailing and coaching rights for the tennis club.
    • Appropriate tennis wear must be worn at all times (i.e. footwear and tops worn at all times).
    • Please ensure you close the gate on entering and leaving the court.
    • You are expected to conduct yourselves so that no other people are offended by your behaviour or language.
    • Do not walk behind another person’s court whilst a rally is in progress. Please wait for the rally to end and for the players to signal that you can cross.
    • If your ball goes onto another court, wait for them to return it; do not run onto their court unless permission is given.
    • If your ball goes onto another court, wait for them to return it; do not run onto their court unless permission is given.
    • Our staff have the right to ask any person misusing, or behaving antisocially on the courts to leave.
    • No glass drinks containers to be taken on court.
    • No smoking on or nearby the courts.
    • A parent or guardian must accompany children under the age of 12 during play.

     Right to Play

    You must book a Court online or via the app before playing – if someone is playing on the Court when you arrive use your booking confirmation as proof or use another Court if available. If you have any problems, please contact us.

    Thank you for your cooperation

    Last update: 1st May 2021

    For further information, contact:

    Should you need to contact the Bournemouth Gardens team about membership or booking:

    Tel: 01202 298570

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