Desert Tennis Academy & Clinics

Our love is your advantage.

At the Desert Tennis Academy® choose from a variety of daily tennis clinics & lesson programs for adults of all ages & skill levels.

9 a.m. – Noon: This 3-hour tennis clinic is perfect for players looking for instant game improvement. We start with fundamentals of stroke production, transition into footwork and balance; and conclude with court positioning, shot selection and strategy.
$95/day per person

2 – 4 p.m.: This 2-hour session is designed with the USTA player in mind and covers singles and doubles strategy with a competitive edge and an emphasis on an all-court game. Learn the latest formations and techniques centered around high- percentage shot strategies.

$75 /day per person

5 hour Tennis Clinic: This session combines the 3-hour morning and 2-hour afternoon sessions.
$170 /day per person

Private and semi-private lessons also are available:

  • Private Lessons: $40/half-hour; $70/hour
  • Semi-private lessons: Private lesson rate plus $5 for each additional person up to 3
  • Ball machine set-up and rental: $20/hour

Call 760-346-6123 or email us to request a reservation in the Desert Tennis Academy clinic.

Tennis Team Tune Ups

The Desert Tennis Academy ® is the place for your USTA team to get their preseason tune up. We specialize in singles and doubles strategy designed specifically for your players. Our pros work with your players to create a strong line-up and get people working together as a team.

Court time is spent on formations, shot selection and most importantly on how to win. Instructors teach an offensive and aggressive style of doubles play and make the learning process easy and fun to follow. Our singles strategy is an all-court game centered on high percentage strategy. We consider your time here a success when players leave the resort with a better understanding of the game and how to contribute to the team’s overall success!

The Desert Tennis Academy ® at Shadow Mountain Resort has many small groups on property looking for competitive action, so it is a great opportunity to see how your team stacks up. With the resort’s various room options, our property is ideal for teams looking for affordable accommodations and in close proximity to Palm Desert’s downtown and area attractions.


Desert Tennis Academy at Shadow Mountain Resort
Tennis Clinics, Group & Private Lessons
45750 San Luis Rey Ave
Palm Desert, CA
Phone: 800-472-3713