There are two types of people – those who work out on vacation and those who don’t. For those who do, having access to their favorite sport court right outside of their front door can make their vacation a dream. Whether you want to work on your backhand or kick serve, you’ll enjoy starting your day with a game of tennis or playing at dusk to cap off a day well spent.
Tennis lovers will have the home court advantage when they vacation at one of these luxury vacation rentals – here are 5 of our favorite TurnKey rentals with tennis courts.
You won’t find a more inviting, family-friendly home than this 1,600-plus square-foot North Lake Tahoe home. This indoor/outdoor 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom property accommodates up to 9 guests. Step inside and find a home flooded with natural light. Guests are especially taken with the open-beamed wood ceilings. Kick back watch the 42-inch flat-screen TV, settle in front of the gas fireplace, or take in the sweeping views of the forest after you whip up a meal or snacks in the full- equipped modern kitchen. Outside this pet-friendly home, you have a choice of tennis, swimming, hot tub, or sauna with private access to the Beach on Donner Lake. Want a night out? There is a selection of restaurants a short distance away.
You and 7 other guests will enjoy elegant living in this remodeled, contemporary, 3 bedroom/ 3.5 bath oceanfront home tucked away in the gated Seascape community in Monterey, California. The 2,199 square foot, 2-story home is an open-concept living space with panoramic views of Monterey Bay. Guests can’t help but enjoy the comfortable living room furniture in front of a freestanding gas fireplace. A gourmet kitchen ensures guests have all they need to prepare meals of their choice. Dine at the wooden dining room table, kitchen bar, or enclosed courtyard that features a gas grill and lounging sofa. The master bedroom includes a sitting area, 50 inch wall-mounted TV and luxury en-suite. A “secret” bedroom, only accessible from the courtyard, provides plenty of privacy while an upstairs bedroom is perfect for a family with children. Step outside, and you’re at the beach and near tennis, biking and hiking trails, and a golf course.
You needn’t be a master chef to fall in love with the kitchen in this 7 bedroom/ 5.5 bathroom Spicewood, Texas home. The neutral colors and recessed lighting spotlight the high-end, chef-ready appliances. You’ll also enjoy ample room for chopping, stirring, and serving for yourself or a large group. That’s just the beginning of the elegance you’ll find in this luxurious 5,600 square foot, 3-story, pet-friendly home that sleeps 20 guests. The family room includes a fireplace, television, and table for board games or just noshing. The grandeur continues in the dining room and Great Room – both include fireplaces. You’ll also find luxurious bedrooms galore all 3 floors of the home. Freshen up in one of the modern bathrooms, each designed with the same nod toward modern comfort. Does one party in your group need a bit more seclusion? They will find it in the spacious downstairs apartment. The décor throughout the home is true Texan with antique doors to the courtyard reportedly used in the classic John “The Duke” Wayne movie “The Alamo.” Neighbors report The Duke played tennis on the property. Of course, that’s only part of the outdoor extras that include a deck with gas grill, private pool, tennis court, fenced in yard, and more.
Tennis and swimming are just some of the recreation you can enjoy when you stay at this 5 bedroom/ 3.5 bath North Lake Tahoe, California mountain retreat. Up to 10 guests will delight in the grand living room that features vaulted ceilings, hardwood floors, wall-to-wall windows, and modern, yet cozy, furnishings. You and other guests will want to relax on the sectional sofa and armchair in front of the fireplace as you watch a movie or favorite TV program on the 54-inch TV, play a board game on the game table, or just visit and enjoy refreshments from the wet bar. The chef of the group will feel right at home in the gourmet kitchen that includes a professional range, granite countertops, and even a 32-inch television. After your game of tennis at the community clubhouse, relax on one of the 3 spacious decks that overlook the national forest lane.
Up to 12 guests will enjoy presidential living in this 6 bedroom/ 8 bath Austin estate that was the former home of President Lyndon B. Johnson (LBJ). The historic home is freshly renovated and boasts 2 living rooms, 2 full kitchens, a TV room with 60-inch flat-screen TV, separate entrances, fireplaces, and sumptuous furnishings. You’ll rest easy in one of the 6 well-appointed bedrooms that include 2 expansive master suites that feature king-sized beds, flat-screen TVs, and luxury baths. There’s even a kids’ bunk room with a 20-inch flat-screen TV. Relish the fresh Texas landscape when you splash in the pool or soak in the hot tub when you unwind after you work up a sweat on the tennis or basketball courts. Want to move the party outside? That’s easy, thanks to the handy outdoor kitchen. The Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center and LBJ Presidential Library are short drives from the property.
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