General Questions

Is the Tennis Center at Sand Point (TCSP) a private tennis club?

No. The TCSP is a public tennis facility owned and operated by a private management group.

What times of the day can I play tennis at the new TCSP?

Monday to Friday = 5:45 am – 11:15 pm
Saturday to Sunday = 7:00 am – 11:15 pm

What days of the year will the TCSP be closed?

Christmas Day
Maintenance days – TBD

Half Days or limited hours:
Fourth of July
Thanksgiving Day
Christmas Eve
New Year’s Eve
New Year’s Day

Is there parking close to the main entrance?

Parking is open to all patrons of Magnuson Park and is on a first-come first-serve basis.
There are approximately 50 spaces by the entry to the tennis center including ADA parking.
There is no charge for parking in Magnuson Park.

Does TCSP donate Gift Certificates to schools and non-profit organizations for auctions?

Yes. The TCSP issues a limited number of gift certificates to schools and non-profit organizations every year.  For more information please contact Monica Blum at monica@tenniscentersandpoint.com.

Court Reservations

How does one reserve a court online?

After logging into your online account, you can see the court times that are available or booked.
Simply select the court and time you wish to play and follow the prompts to reserve the court.
You will pay for the court at the time you make the reservation, unless you have a monthly billing account.

Why is there a different rate for Prime Time court rentals?

Prime Time are the high usage hours.  Prime Time court rentals are for court times from Monday through Thursday during the 5pm – 8:45pm hours.

Can I split the payment for the court rental with other members that have online accounts?

Yes.  You can select other members to share in the cost of renting a court during the reservation process.

Will I have to pay a guest fee if I am playing with someone that is a non-member?

No. There are no guest fees for non-members.
Guests need to register at the front desk prior to playing and are encouraged to arrive 10 minutes early prior to court or class time.

No. There are no guest fees for non-members. Guests need to register at the front desk prior to playing so arriving 10 minutes early is encouraged.

Guests need to register at the front desk prior to playing so arriving 10 minutes early is encouraged.There is a 48-hour cancellation policy for all court reservations.  Members can cancel courts 48 hours prior to their reserved time.  If a member cancels a court less than 48 hours, then they will be charged the court fee

Is there a certain time of the day that courts will become available online to reserve in advance?

Reservations for courts will be allowed each day at 8:00 am for 6-day and 10-day advance reservations.

Can I reserve more than one court at a time?

Members can only reserve one court per time slot.
Members can reserve up to three (3) tennis courts at any given time.

Are there any limitations to reserving court times at the TCSP?

Members may reserve up to three (3) tennis courts at any given time within their 6 or 10-day reservation window.

Members may reserve one (1) Prime Time court at any given time within their 6 or 10-day reservation window.

No more than one court can be booked during the same time slot.

Membership

Do you have to become a member to play?

Participants may affiliate themselves with the facility in one of three ways:

Standard Access Membership
Priority Access Membership
Non-members

What are the benefits of Standard Access Membership?

  • Online account to manage tennis activities
  • Monthly billing options
  • 6-day advance tennis court reservations
  • Online registration for all tennis programs
  • 10% Pro Shop Discount
  • 5% discount on all food/beverages
  • TCSP ID Access Card

What are the benefits of Priority Access Membership?

  • Online account to manage tennis activities
  • Monthly billing options
  • 10-day advance tennis court reservations
  • Online registration for all tennis programs
  • 10% Pro Shop Discount
  • 5% discount on all food/beverages
  • TCSP ID Access Card

How can non-members participate at the TCSP?

  • Non-members can reserve and pay for a tennis court in person on the same day pending availability.
  • Non-members can register for tennis programs in person at the front desk or create a profile on-line which enables a non-member to sign up for classes on-line.
  • Non-members must register and sign a liability waiver prior to playing or participating in a tennis program or clinic.

How long is a membership good for?

Memberships are good for 1 year from the date of purchase.
In the case for the early purchasers prior to the grand opening of the TCSP, as a courtesy, memberships have been extended to the end of 2014.

Can I receive a refund or transfer a Standard or Priority Membership?

Refunds will only be allowed in the event that a member has to move out of the Seattle area or has incurred an injury preventing use of the tennis center and its benefits.
Memberships are not transferable and will be returned to the Tennis Center upon expiration, early termination or early surrender for refund due to a relocation/move.

What happens if I lose my TCSP ID card?

ID cards will be replaced at the cost of $20 per account.
All ID cards are the property of the TCSP and must be returned upon conclusion of a membership.

Families & Seniors

Can I register a family member under my online account?

Yes. A spouse, children and/or senior members of your family may be registered individually but your online account would act as the financially responsible account.

Do I have to be a member in order for my child(ren) to participate in a tennis program?

No. Any junior can become a member on their own with a parent/guardian’s consent. Payments for tennis activities will be managed online via the parent/guardian.

Will junior members be able to reserve court times to play on?

Yes.  Any junior member can reserve a court time through his/her online account with an approved credit card on file by a parent/guardian, however juniors under the age of 13 must be accompanied by an adult on the court.  Junior members are not able to reserve Prime Time courts on Monday through Thursday during the 5pm – 9pm hours.

Will seniors receive a discount on their tennis activities or tennis court rentals?

  • Seniors (ages 65+) will receive a $10 discount on their annual memberships.
  • Senior tennis programs will have a discount priced into the cost of their programs.
  • Seniors will have certain allocated times of the week to take advantage of discounted court times.

Are there opportunities to play for free at the TCSP? And, if so, how does one take advantage of this opportunity?

Each week, the TCSP will offer free court times for seniors.
It will be offered on a first-come first-serve basis and is limited to two reservations per senior per week.

What will the court allocation be at TCSP?

TCSP will have a balanced mix of court rental, lessons, programs, flights, USTA League play, school rentals and tournaments throughout the year.