LAHAINA, Hawaii (June 12, 2018) – Royal Lahina Tennis Ranch was named Facility of the Year for 2018 by the United States Professional Tennis Association (USPTA) Hawaii division. The award recognizes facilities for encouraging professional development, making special contributions to the game and being affiliated with various industry organizations.
The news follows recent recognition from Tennis Resorts Online, an online travel guide for resorts and tennis destinations. Royal Lahaina Tennis Ranch claimed the top spot for Best Game Arranging in Tennis Resorts Online’s list of Top 100 Tennis Resorts and Camps for 2018. The list ranks international tennis resorts in more than a dozen categories, with game arranging referring to a service that arranges games between guests depending on skill level and availability.
“It’s an honor to receive top honors from USPTA and Tennis Resorts Online, both valuable resources for avid tennis enthusiasts,” said Tom Bell, president of Hawaiian Hotels and Resorts, the hotel management group for Royal Lahaina Resort. “The rankings recognize the significant investment we have made to develop a world-class tennis center with premier services and amenities for our guests.”
Later this year, Royal Lahaina Tennis Ranch will host an exclusive High Powered Doubles Tennis Camp from September 26 to 30, featuring doubles players Bob and Mike Bryan, tennis player and Olympic coach Tom Gullickson and other top-notch coaches. Serving up world-class tennis events since 1973, it is the only tennis facility in Hawaii with state-of-the-art Playsight SmartCourt technology, providing players with advanced technical resources including automatic line calling, instant multi-angle video replays and detailed statistics in every shot played on its courts.
For more information about the award-winning Royal Lahaina Tennis Ranch, visit RoyalLahaina.com
About Royal Lahaina Tennis Ranch
In Maui’s premier oceanfront setting, the Royal Lahaina Tennis Ranch has been serving up the Aloha Spirit at the world-class Royal Lahaina Resort since 1962. Ranked among the top 100 tennis destinations in the world, the Royal Lahaina Tennis Ranch enjoys a sublime setting along world-famous Kaanapali Beach for its 10 tennis courts, pro shop and training room, and 3,500-seat tennis stadium. The Royal Lahaina Tennis Ranch has provided a variety of tennis programs for visitors and the local community and hosted world-class events, including numerous Pro Tennis Classics, Junior and Adult USTA Sectional League championships and tournaments, and Royal Lahaina’s USTA sanctioned Spring Doubles and Fall Classic Championships. In 2017, Royal Lahaina Tennis Ranch was awarded the host site for the prestigious Fed Cup, the world’s largest annual international team competition in women’s sports.
About Royal Lahaina Resort
Set amidst 27 acres of tropical gardens, the Royal Lahaina Resort is nestled alongside a secluded half-mile stretch of Kaanapali Beach. The resort’s original garden and beachside cottages are reminiscent of Hawaii’s plantation era, while the 12-story Lahaina Kai Tower features contemporary island-inspired guestrooms and amenities. In addition to the 10-court tennis ranch and 3,500 seat tennis stadium, the resort is adjacent to two championship golf courses. Its natural beauty, traditional Hawaiian ambiance and dedication to five-star service provides guests with the timeless and subtle elegance of cultural celebrations, relaxations and tranquility. For more information on the Royal Lahaina Resort, visit RoyalLahaina.com.