Tennis in a Pickle is the largest private Pickleball and Tennis Club in the greater Palm Springs area and the Coachella Valley, situated in the Palm Desert Resort and Country Club. Our members are very friendly, active and upbeat and can be found playing 7 days a week.
12 dedicated pickleball courts organized by skill level (2.5-3.0 / 3.5 / 4.0+) with 1 challenge court
8 other dedicated pickleball courts organized by skill level (4.5+), reserved for coaching and clinics and others allocated to members to reserve for free to allow invitation-only sessions
9 dedicated tennis courts including 1 center court with stadium seating
Nicely stocked Pro Shop with paddles, balls, beverages, etc.
Indoor lounge area
Outdoor benches and chairs with shade coverings
Cold water dispensers
Lighting for evening play and events
And, new for the 2020-2021 season, a convenient resort cafe so you play longer and/or socialize with new friends. You also have access to the resort's bar and restaurant just a few steps away off of the golf course.
Daily access to the courts
Seasonal parking pass (mandatory to enter premises)
Three (3) free guest passes per calendar month (non-accrual) per member. After a member brings three guests in one calendar month, the member must pay a nominal fee of $5 per day for each additional guest throughout the remainder of the month. Note that each guest, regardless of which member accompanies them on any given day, is permitted three visits; on the fourth visit, the non-member is expected to purchase a weekly, monthly or seasonal membership. Upon arrival to the facility, the member and guest must check-in with the office (and, if guest’s first visit, sign a liability waiver before playing) and the member must be present with their guest.
Access to special member only events such as round robins, tournaments, evening socials and clinics. Some of these events may require an additional fee.
Access to private and semi-private professional coaching and lessons from resident Pros. These sessions require an additional fee.
Complimentary court reservations for private invitation-only sessions
Becoming a Seasonal or Short-Term Member
A seasonal Pickleball membership can be purchased for $300 USD per person for locals and snowbirds. We also have a "Couple" deal for $500! (only available for those who live together). The price for a Tennis Membership is $250 for a seasonal membership and $400 for a couple.
We also offer short-term memberships for visitors for $50 USD per person for one week (7 consecutive days) or $100 USD per person for one month (30 consecutive days). Homeowners at Palm Desert Resorter get $20 off the month membership, and $25 off the season membership. They are also the ONLY ONES that get a daily drop fee of $10.
Note: Our Seasonal membership is NOT pro-rated. Every seasonal membership is the same price and ends at the same time (May 31st of the current year) no matter when you sign up! In addition, the price for week and month memberships are subject to change during the months of November 1st to March 31st. The price for 1 week membership is $100 and for 1 month is $150.
* We sincerely welcome visitors and non-members in signing up and participating in private lessons and group clinics. However, visitors and non-members may not play before or after the lesson or clinic without investing in a short-term or seasonal membership in consideration of our valued seasonal members.
Tennis in a Pickle is located in the Palm Desert Resort and Country Club (The Resorter), 77333 Country Club Dr., Palm Desert, CA 92211. Office Phone: +1-760-218-7461 Office Email: click here