• CDT Staff

17 CDT and PBI Managed Locations Headline 2022 Tennis Resorts Online Rankings


Cliff Drysdale Tennis and Peter Burwash International, the leaders in providing the ultimate racquet sports experience, are pleased to announce that 17 of their managed resort locations have been ranked amongst the top 50 in the new 2022 Tennis Resorts Online rankings, including 11 in the top 25. Additionally, CDT and PBI Adult Tennis Camps were once again atop the list both internationally and domestically featuring in two of the top three spots.


“We take immense pride in our ability to provide the ultimate tennis experience to every resort guest,” said Scott Colebourne, Chief Executive Officer for Cliff Drysdale Tennis. “These rankings are a testament to our talented staff and the work they do on and off the court. This would not be possible without the incredible support of our resort partners who allow us to experiment, offer unique packages, and work collaboratively alongside them to make racquet sports a priority at these incredible destinations.”


“Our commitment and passion for customer service is led by our incredible professionals around the world, and it’s a huge honor to see so many of our resort partners make this list,” said Rene Zondag, President of Peter Burwash International. “I’d like to thank Roger Cox for continuing to give tennis resorts and camps the attention they deserve. If you’re looking to take a tennis vacation, there are so many stunning locations inside of our company and we can’t wait to see you on the court.”

Managed resorts named to TRO’s 2022 Rankings include:


Top 25 Tennis Resorts (Gold Medal Resorts)

No. 5 Bio-Hotel Stanglwirt - Austria

No. 6 JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort and Spa - Palm Desert, CA

No. 7 Ritz-Carlton, Key Biscayne, Miami - Key Biscayne, FL

No. 8 Four Seasons Resort Punta Mita - Mexico

No. 10 Four Seasons Resort Nevis - West Indies

No. 14 Mauna Lani, Auberge Resorts Collection - Waimea, HI

No. 16 La Quinta Resort and Club, A Waldorf Astoria Resort - La Quinta, CA

No. 17 Omni Amelia Island Resort - Amelia Island, FL

No. 20 Park Hyatt Aviara Resort - Carlsbad, CA

No. 22 Omni La Costa Resort and Spa - Carlsbad, CA

No. 24 Hanalei Bay Resort - Princeville, HI


Top 50 Tennis Resorts (Silver Medal Resorts)

Baha Mar - Bahamas

Carmel Valley Ranch - Carmel-By-The-Sea, CA




Chateau Elan Resort - Braselton, GA

Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort and Spa - Rancho Mirage, CA

Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara - Goleta, CA

Stratton Mountain Resort - Stratton, VT


Top 10 Tennis Camps (Gold Medal Tennis Camps)

No. 2 Bio Hotel Stanglwirt

No. 3 Omni Amelia Island Resort

No. 9 Stratton Mountain Resort


Category Rankings


Best Tennis Instruction and Programming

No. 3 JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort and Spa

No. 4 Omni Amelia Island Resort


Best Game Arranging

No. 2 Ritz-Carlton, Key Biscayne, Miami


Best Resort Junior Tennis Programs

No. 2 Omni Amelia Island Resort

No. 3 Stratton Mountain Resort


Best Lodging

No. 3 Four Seasons Resort Punta Mita

No. 4 Bio Hotel Stanglwirt

No. 5 Mauna Lani Resort, Auberge Resorts Collection


Best Junior Academies at Resorts

No. 5 Stratton Mountain Resort


Best Cuisine

No. 3 Four Seasons Resort Punta Mita

Best Spa

No. 4 JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort and Spa


Best Fitness Center

No. 5 Omni Amelia Island Resort


Best Overall Children’s Programs

No. 3 Omni Amelia Island Resort

No. 4 Stratton Mountain Resort

Best Setting

No. 2 Bio Hotel Stanglwirt

No. 5 Hanalei Bay Resort



Best for Couples

No. 5 Four Seasons Resort Nevis


Best Overall Recreation

No. 2 Omni Amelia Island Resort


For more information about Cliff Drysdale Tennis: www.cliffdrydsale.com


For more information about Peter Burwash International: www.pbitennis.com


About Cliff Drysdale Tennis


Founded in 2001 by International Tennis Hall of Fame member Cliff Drysdale and partner Don Henderson, specializes in daily tennis and fitness operations and management for resorts, hotels and private clubs; sports design and construction consultation for companies interested in building world-class facilities; educational programs, summer camps, clinics and retreats; and resort, hotel corporate outing planning and leisure operations. Cliff Drysdale Management’s property portfolio currently boasts 34 tennis facilities nationwide, including multiple Gold, Silver and Bronze Medal ranked tennis resorts on Tennis Resorts Online’s Top 100 list. In July 2018, Troon®, the leader in club management, development, and marketing acquired Cliff Drysdale Management. The acquisition brings together two influential sports management companies that have been excelling at locations around the world for more than two decades.


About Peter Burwash International

Founded in 1975, Peter Burwash International is a premier tennis management company specializing in tennis instruction, program development, marketing, operations and daily tennis activities for five-star resorts, hotels and tennis clubs worldwide. Troon acquired Peter Burwash International in December, 2021. The acquisition made Troon the worldwide leader in racquet sports management. PBI Founder and Chairman, Peter Burwash, a former Canadian champion, has been an icon in the tennis industry for over 45 years as a world-renowned coach, widely sought after motivational speaker, tennis TV commentator and author of eight books. Recognized for its innovative Tennis For Life® instruction and exceptional customer service, PBI directs tennis programs for 25 exclusive properties in North America, Hawaii, Caribbean, Asia, the Middle East and Europe.