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7 PICKLEBALL RESORTS THAT SHOULD BE ON YOUR BUCKET LIST



The Ruse, Healsdburg, CA


Even when traveling, you can keep your passion alive. Explore these pickleball resorts and keep up with your game while on the go.

Are you dreaming of your next vacation? 

If you’re an avid pickleball player, the thought of a few weeks – or even just a weekend – away from the pickleball courts might feel like too much to bear. Thankfully, you don’t have to put your pickleball addiction on hold when you head out of town. 

Resorts around the world are offering pickleball to guests. From lessons to pickleball happy hours, pickleball players have more options than ever for a vacation that balances fun on the court with relaxation. 

For our pickleball travel guide, we sorted through the ever-growing list of pickleball resorts and narrowed it down to six. Whether you’re looking for a beachside getaway or a sun-soaked desert weekend, you’re bound to find the perfect resort for your next trip on this list.

The Ruse, Healdsburg, California

Nestled in Healdsburg, a premier California wine destination, The Ruse Healdsburg is a luxurious boutique hotel offering a unique blend of Victorian charm and modern flair. Guests can enjoy an array of amenities, including a pool, jacuzzi, eighteen hole putting green, two bocce ball courts and most notably, six dedicated pickleball courts, making it a haven for players of all skill levels.

Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea

Pack your swimsuit and your pickleball paddle for your stay at Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea. The property includes pickleball courts, so be sure to schedule a quick playing session in between trips to the beach or pool.

After your match, grab a picturesque meal at Wolfgang Puck’s Spago or take in the nightly hula show at the Lobby Lounge. If pickleball leaves you a little sore, book a massage at the spa or purchase an IV from their robust options. 

The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Planning a getaway with a group of tennis and golf-loving friends? Everyone will be pleased with a trip to the Broadmoor. The resort has a reputation for being one of the country’s premier tennis resorts. The resort hosts pickleball events and tournaments all year round, as well as regular clinics and lessons. 

Your tennis-loving friends will enjoy the cushioned hard courts and Har-Tru tennis courts. The golfers in your group can play a round or two on one of the Broadmoor’s two distinct courses. After your day in the sun, your traveling group can go over the highlights of the day at Restaurant 1858 or keep the fun going with a game of bowling at Play at The Broadmoor.

The Boca Raton in Boca Raton, Florida

Live your best South Florida life – at least for a few days – at The Boca Raton in Florida. The resort’s incredible racquet club has six HydroGrid courts and hosts events to help you meet other pickleball fanatics. Check their calendar to book a spot for their pickleball mixer or Drinks & Dinks Happy Hour. 

When you’re ready to soak up the sun, head to The Boca Raton’s Beach Club or the Harborside Pool Club to cool off. The pool club will keep the entire family busy for hours. It features a lazy river, two water slides, a SplashPad, and a FlowRider wave simulator.

Enchantment Resort in Sedona, Arizona

Destressing and dinks go hand-in-hand at Enchantment Resort. Set against the Red Rocks of Arizona, this resort includes Mii amo, one of the country’s premier spas. It also includes two pickleball courts.

Book a lesson or clinic to improve your pickleball game, then head to the spa for a sports massage. Take a break from pickleball to tour the Grand Canyon or embark on one of the resort’s many excursions. 

The Tryall Club in Montego Bay, Jamaica

Ready to play pickleball in paradise? The Tryall Club is renowned for its tennis facilities. No it's embracing pickleball, too. The resort has four pickleball courts. For a truly tournament-level experience, the resort also offers a Wimbledon Ballboy experience so you can truly feel like a pro. If you're still honing your skills, you can book a lesson or hop into an open-play session to make some friends and improve your game. Don't leave all of your energy on the court, though. The Tyrall Club hosts Tryall Nights throughout the week, including Jamaica night at the Beach Club, a piano dinner, and a Reggae Beach Party. You won't want to miss them! Rancho La Puerta Resort & Spa in Tecate, Mexico

This wellness spa and resort knows that pickleball is good for your soul, and they have the facilities to prove it! Rancho La Puerta Resort & Spa has six pickleball courts and offers group and private lessons for players of all skill levels, as well as open play.

The resort encourages making new connections. It offers three meals each day featuring fresh produce and natural foods. In between meals and pickleball matches, you can also join one of their many fitness programs or classes. From aerial yoga to H2O Boot Camp, you’re bound to find an activity you’ve never tried before. 

Planning your great pickleball escape?

This list is just a sampling of the incredible resorts offering pickleball worldwide. Whether you’re planning a solo trip in hopes of making some new friends, a fun-filled trip for the whole family, or an activity-filled getaway with your closest friends, the resorts on this list truly have something. 


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