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Experience ‘Tennis for Life’ at Naples Grande Beach Resort



From $175* Per Night, Includes 2 Lessons with Tennis Pros

at #8 Tennis Resort in US **



NAPLES, Fla. – (June 23, 2011) – Tennis anyone? Naples Grande Beach Resort, a Waldorf Astoria Resort on Southwest Florida’s Paradise Coast, is offering “Tennis for Life” through September 30. This added-value package from $175* per night takes full advantage of the eco-smart resort’s award-winning tennis facilities. You’ll tune up your game in lessons with the Peter Burwash International (PBI) tennis professionals and still have ample time to enjoy your choice of other engaging activities, such as swimming and water sports at Clam Pass beach and the resort’s three swimming pools, restorative spa treatments and inventive dining. Consider bringing the family, as Naples Grande also offers an exciting 100-foot water slide at its signature Mangrove Pool and daily supervised adventures for ages 5-12.


2011 Tennis for Life at Naples Grande features:

  • Overnight accommodations in a 465-square-foot Coastal View Guestroom with modern décor, private balcony, choice of one king or two queen beds, and luxurious bath
  • One-hour group tennis lesson, one-hour private lesson and a $70-per-hour discounted rate on any additional lessons
  • Complimentary player matching services to put your newly honed skills to the test
  • All court fees
  • The latest tennis tips and trends to take home in personal copies of Tennis for Life by Peter Burwash and the current issue of PBI magazine
  • Available through September 30, 2011 (Mondays – Saturdays only), subject to availability
  • From $175* per night, based on single occupancy, additional guests subject to surcharge; exclusive of 10% tax and $27 taxable daily resort charge (which includes Internet access, an $18.95 value)

Ranked by Tennis magazine in late 2010 as the #8 tennis resort in the U.S. and #25 worldwide,**  Naples Grande tennis facilities are managed by PBI’s Tennis Director Fabio Vasconcellos and include:

  • 15 Har-Tru courts, five lighted for night play; available 7 a.m. – 10 p.m. daily (reserve evening court prior to 6 p.m.)
  • Daily clinics and annual summer camp for juniors
  • Tennis concierge to match players and coordinate play
  • Group and private lessons
  • Social and competitive tournaments, and corporate events
  • Full-service tennis boutique, with a wide variety of demo rackets for adults and juniors, designer apparel and accessories for men and women with on-site alterations, trunk shows throughout the year, and gift items, open Monday – Saturday 7 a.m. – 1 p.m. and Sundays 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
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To arrange a Naples Grande tennis getaway, contact your travel planner or call 888-722-1266 or 800-WALDORF (800-925-3673). You may also visit or


*Rates based on double occupancy and are exclusive of taxes, incidental charges, gratuities and resort charges. Single supplement available. Rate subject to change.


** Tennis resort rankings appeared in the annual Top 50 resort rankings by Tennis Magazine, published in the November/December 2010 issue


Naples Grande, a Waldorf Astoria Resort, is Southwest Florida’s insider secret for couples, families and business groups looking for an eco-smart beach retreat with panoramic views of the Gulf of Mexico. Just 27 miles from the international airport in Ft. Myers (RSW), the resort sits on 23 waterfront acres complete with three miles of sugar sand beach amidst 200 acres of nature preserve and mangrove estuary that recall old-style Florida. Key features, such as 474 spacious guestrooms, bungalows and suites, three signature pools, inventive restaurants and lounges, championship golf and tennis, the first Golden Door® spa on the East Coast, and a genuinely friendly staff who embody the highly hospitable philosophy of “The answer is yes; what’s the question?” set Naples Grande apart.  It’s a comfortable stroll or bike ride on palm-lined streets to unique shops, restaurants, galleries and the celebrated Naples Philharmonic and Art Museum. Naples Grande also offers the unparalleled benefits of the Hilton HHonors® Program and reciprocal privileges at its all-suite beachfront sister hotel in Naples, Edgewater Beach Hotel. For reservations, contact your travel planner or call 888-722-1266 or 800-WALDORF (800-925-3673). You may also visit


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About Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts 
WALDORF ASTORIA is Hilton Worldwide’s luxury brand of landmark hotels, with each one as singular and timeless as the brand’s namesake, The Waldorf=Astoria Hotel in New York. From classic elegance to modern grandeur, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts each represent worldly sophistication and unparalleled guest service. From sumptuous spas and culinary excellence to world-class golf, each hotel & resort offers the exquisite accommodations and signature accoutrements that define refinement and sophistication. Discover Waldorf Astoria by visiting Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts is one of Hilton Worldwide’s ten market-leading brands.

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