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Average Cost of Tennis Lessons

The average cost of 60-minute tennis lessons is $79. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and your location, you should expect to spend anywhere between $42 and $109 per hour.

30-min $30
 
$51 average
$76
45-min $34
 
$61 average
$93
60-min $42
 
$79 average
$109

For the best experience, we typically recommend 60-minute tennis lessons. However, students looking for a more affordable option may want to consider a shorter lesson length of 45 or 30 minutes. On average, 45-minute tennis lessons are 23% less expensive at $61, and 30-minute lessons cost 36% less at $51.

Curious how much tennis lessons cost in your area? Do a quick search to get local prices for the best tennis teachers .

Tennis Lesson Reviews from Students

Students are raving about their Tennis instructors on TakeLessons. Check out some of these recent reviews.

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John G.

Spring Valley, CA
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Kelvin L.

Bolingbrook, IL
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Matthew H.

Cleveland, OH
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Technique and Strategy and a good work out

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James M. July 2, 2018
· Classical Piano · In home
I had an instructor prior to him for nearly a year. I hired JR because after that time I didn’t even learn how to read music. I learned more today from JR than the entire time I had my previous instructor. JR is detailed and patient for an old, inexperienced fart like me. Thank you, JR!
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Tyler T. December 30, 2017
· Trumpet · In home
My son loved his first lesson and the instructor. 😊
thank you, John. He got to play many notes that he did not with the previous instructor.
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Lina J. November 27, 2017
· Tennis · In home
John was great - super patient and encouraging.

About Kelvin L.

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Bolingbrook, IL

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Following my instructions, students will know how to:
Have a proper grip for every stroke, Execute a forehand ground stroke, Execute a backhand ground-stroke, Rally, Serve (the basics), Execute a forehand volley,Execute a backhand volley, Hit a tennis overhead, Play tennis games.

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Rich M. August 8, 2018
· Violin · In studio
Rich was happy after the first class and he started to wonder, would Kelvin be available to teach him a guitar lessons as well (we thought it is a great beginning) :)

Also, Kelvin immediately pointed out that the violin we have picked is too small for Rich, where other teacher didn't say anything about it. We changed the size and it helped a lot with holding violin and feeling more comfortable. Thank you !
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Mike May 21, 2018
· Banjo · In studio
Kelvin is a great teacher. He understands and teaches in a way that makes sense to me. If you’ve played the Banjo you know the teacher needs a lot of patience and he does. He provides the right direction and more importantly listens to my questions. There is no doubt in my mind if you have to learn or improve your banjo skills Kelvin can help.
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Karl May 7, 2018
· Photography · Online
Very pleasant , very intuitive , and very encouraging. He cares and tries hard to accommodate and customize his teaching.

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Cleveland, OH

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I have listed some specific skills below that we can cover based upon your goals. Alternatively, I can pick some areas on which to focus, based on what I see during an assessment if you prefer.

grips - continental, Eastern, semi-Western, Western
ground strokes - forehand, backhand
spin - topspin, flat, slice (defensive and offensive), squash shot
placement - cross-court, down the line, inside out
volleys - forehand, backhand
serves - topspin, flat, slice, kick
return of serve - unit turn, blocking
overheads - smash, backhand overhead, bouncing overhead
scoring - points, games, sets, tie-breakers, Coman match-breakers

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Seanna (Shawna) A. April 26, 2018
· ACT · Online
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Jonathan P. April 23, 2018
· Saxophone · In studio
Jonathan is enjoying his saxophone lessons with Matt. Keep up the good work!
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tom November 14, 2017
· Microsoft Windows · Online
Excellent!

Joshua B.

Mountlake Terrace, WA
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Mathew M.

Norristown, PA
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Philadelphia, PA
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I grew up playing club tennis, played 4 years of varsity tennis in high school, was offered college scholarships to play in college, and was an tennis pro at a Swim and Tennis Club in Cincinnati, Ohio.

I understand body mechanics and have experience as an educator. These two attributes, as well as numerous friends who I've helped, make me believe that I can help anyone raise their game to the next level.

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Torrin P. June 22, 2018
· Guitar · In home
This was my sons first guitar lesson with Joshua. Lesson went great. Because of Josh’s positive demeanor, My son is motivated to practice everyday. All good!
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Hilary July 23, 2017
· Clarinet · In home
In search of helping our 10 year old son build some self-confidence we sought out clarinet lessons this summer. He started playing in school last year, and it was something our reluctant son liked "enough" to want to build up some competency. Joshua has been amazing! He finds just the right amount of challenge to encourage my son to practice, but not get discouraged. My son looks forward to his lesson each week and told me that he isn't even sure he wants to switch to saxophone next year because he is having so much fun playing the clarinet. Joshua is amazing with children, and has spent time getting to know our kiddo and find out what will work best for him. Patient, calm, and inspiring--very talented instructor.
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Joan Y. May 4, 2017
· Clarinet · In home
Joshua Blatman is a fantastic music teacher. He has a great resume, is experienced in a variety of instruments, and a solid background in teaching.
I think any kids lucky enough to learn music from Joshua will have fun and hopefully fall in love with learning it, just like my kids have.

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Norristown, PA

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I have been playing tennis since I was a little kid. I can show you the basics of hitting the tennis ball. I can show you the strategy on where to hit the tennis ball and position you should be when cover your side of the court.

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Jad July 26, 2018
· Chess · Online
Matt as my first chess coach and has greatly increased my understanding of chess. My games are now competitive with players 400 to 600 rating points above me and I feel I am improving every week. Funny how much I can learn quickly after playing for forty years, with just a few lessons.
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Ross July 24, 2018
· Chess · In studio
Matt is the best!! My chess game has improved dramatically under Matt’s instruction.
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Rick A. July 12, 2018
· Microsoft Excel · Online
I very much appreciated that Matt would study my Excel problems out of class so that he was prepared to teach me.

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Whether you are an avid tennis player looking to brush up on your strokes or new to the game, I am here to help you get to the next level! I am a 4.5 tennis player that has taught children and adults since high school as a side gig. Come join me for a class today!

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