Colliers Wood & Merton

Are you looking for tennis courts in Colliers Wood and Merton?

Our guide will show you your local courts, tennis clubs and lessons in the SW19 area.

Whether it be public courts, a tennis club or at a leisure centre, take a look at our listings to help you pick up your rackets and play.


Tennis Courts & Clubs near Colliers Wood and Merton

We’ve created a directory of all the tennis clubs and courts in and near Colliers Wood and Merton in London.


  • 5 Courts
  • Online Booking Available
  • Great Coaching Programme
  • SW19 3LX


  • Turn up and play
  • Free Courts
  • Juniors
  • SW17


  • 4 Hard Courts
  • Lots of Teams
  • Teams 
  • SW19 3QX


  • 4 Courts
  • Online Booking
  • Good Value Membership
  • SW16 1LR


  • Free
  • First Come First Served
  • 3 Courts AvailableJuniors
  • SW19 3AP


  • 10 Courts
  • 5 Grass Courts 
  • Teams 
  • SW18 3HF

We’ve included public courts, tennis clubs and indoor tennis centres and features including number of courts and booking.

There will be deals of coaching and the postcode so you can see if it’s near you. Also, if we have a membership deal we will include a button.

You can then click through and learn more about the facility.

Whether you want to join a club or just play at your local park courts we can help you pick up your racket and have some fun playing tennis.

Joining a Tennis Club

There is an excellent selection of Colliers Wood tennis clubs. Whether you want a small, family club or a larger one with teams and a choice of surfaces there’s something of every tennis player.

First check out our directory at the beginning of the guide. Here you can click through and learn more about clubs in SW19. 

There are many individual considerations you can make in choosing a tennis club in Merton Park and Colliers Wood. These include:

  • Court surface
  • Club facilities
  • Coaching
  • Location
  • Standard of tennis (beginner to team)
  • Junior Tennis
  • Social Scene
  • Tournaments
  • Membership Fees

When it comes to the courts there are large clubs with a big number or courts and different surfaces available and smaller clubs with just one.

If they have floodlights then it means you can play later into the evening, especially in winter.

For many, joining a tennis club is more about making friends. It’s an incredibly social sport and many clubs with have social tennis sessions where you can turn up and play.

There are also social events. Some clubs are more active than others and will have events throughout the year.

Usually there is a Christmas Party and summer tournament finals party.

It’s a great way to make friends if you’re new to the area.

There can be nothing more frustrating than turning up to courts to find they’ve already been booked or free courts are already being played on.

In our directory we’ll let you know if booking is possible.

Also, have you considered joining a club? This usually means there are sessions when you can turn up and play or you can book. We have special membership deals with tennis clubs near Tooting so watch out for these.


You’ll want to play at tennis courts near to you. That’s why we’ve researched the courts and clubs near you 

Free Courts
Sometimes you just want to odd hit and money can be a factor.

While the number of free courts in Colliers Wood and Merton Park are limited, it is still possible to find free courts.

We’ve located them at:

  • Mitcham Lane
  • South Wimbledon

Just check out our directory at the beginning of this guide for more details.

Advantages of playing on free courts include:

It’s free!

Good for occasional players

There are disadvantages to consider though, including:

You may have to wait

Busy at peak times and summer

Court surface more likely to be poor

No facilities such as clubhouse

Public Courts

There are a good number of public courts near Colliers Wood and Merton. Check out our directory at the beginning of the guide.

Players have 2 options which are paid courts you can book and free courts  (please see the relevant section).

For public courts you can book, you can usually do it online and choose the time you want. Some are just turn up and play.

Advantages of paid public courts include:

book at a time convenient to you

online booking likely

court surfaces likely to be better maintained

Facilities are likely to be better and well run

However, compared to joining a tennis club there are some disadvantages:

Can be booked up weeks in advance (especially in peak times and summer)

You can’t just turn up and play

Court surfaces not likely to be good or varied as a club

Not as likely to have floodlights

May end up paying more than a club membership

No social sessions

Facilities including club house, changing rooms and bar not as likely

Social life and making friends harder

You may want to consider joining a club. If so, check out the directory for tennis clubs in Colliers Wood and Merton.

Plus we have exclusive membership deals for you to try out your club or reduced yearly membership fee.

Tooting is served by a good number of tennis clubs of various sizes that will suit every tennis players requirements. From beginners to team players there are clubs for every standard.

Free, Public and Pay and Pay Courts in Colliers Wood & Merton

Sometimes you just want to pick up a racket and play tennis for free. We’ve done the research and found all the free public courts in Tooting.

Mitcham Lane in south Tooting is the place for free courts.

Firstly here is a map of tennis clubs near Tooting This will help you locate one nearest to you. If you’d like a closer look then check out the results on Google Maps.