Posted on Thursday, 02.25.2010
Flamingo Park Miami Beach, Tennis at Miami Beach Flamingo Park
The Flamingo Park Tennis Miami Beach center is located at the parks 11th Street and Jefferson Avenue entrance between Alton Road and Meridian Avenue. Flamingo Park South Beach courts are situated in the heart of the beach between the city’s two hottest spots, Ocean Drive and Lincoln Road.
Tennis at Miami Beach Flamingo Park is legendary because it was the former home of the Junior Orange Bowl Tournament. Players such as Tony Roche, Bjorn Borg, John Mc Enroe, Ivan Lendl, Chris Evert, Harold Soloman, and Anna Kournikova have all played there. Anna Kournakova was quoted as saying Flamingo Park Tennis Center is her “favorite public tennis courts.” During the Junior Orange Bowl tournament, when she was only 8 years old, Chris Evert played her first tennis tournament here.
Facilities at Flamingo Park tennis Miami Beach include 19 clay courts and 15 of these courts have lighting for evening tennis. Flamingo Park tennis center has a full service proshop, locker rooms with showers, a practice wall and access to the newly designed Flamingo Park pool. You can contact the pro shop for information on various clinics and other instructional programs managed by, Green Square Tennis, a private concessionaire.
999 11th Street
Miami Beach, Fl 33139
Use the 11th St. and Jefferson Ave. entrance between Alton Rd. and Meridian Ave.
Hours of Operation
Monday – Friday, 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday and Sunday, 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Residents: $4 an hour for residents
Non-Residents: $8 an hour for non-residents
Light Fee for playing at night: $1.50
Annual Pass (October 1 - September 30)
Juniors: $50 residents/$75 non-residents
Adults: $185 residents/$375 non-residents
Senior 65+: $150 residents/$250 non-residents
Family of 4: $400 residents/$700 non-residents
Does not include $1.50 daily light fee for night play
For fees and information on the After School Tennis Program for children ages 4 - 12 years of age you may contact the James Bollettieri Tennis Academy at www.gsibollettieri.com.