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Recreation Division
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Tennis and Pickleball Court Rentals 

Tennis and pickleball courts are now open (except for Rose Garden at 1200 Euclid Avenue, closed for construction) and reservations can be made online. Tennis courts are for individuals (not groups, associations, clubs, businesses, or private lessons). Players must follow safety rules to use the courts. 

Tennis Courts

Reservations:

  1. To reserve online, you must create an account, located in the top, left-hand corner of the catalog.
  2. Click on 'Tennis Court Reservation' heading in catalog
  3. Select court and view availability 
     *Permittee must bring a copy of the permit to the reserved court. 

Note: If you prefer to pay in person, download and complete the Tennis Court Permit and return it in-person or mail to: Recreation Office, 1720 8th Street, Berkeley CA 94710.

COVID-19 Tennis Court Rules and General Rules

Tennis Courts  Location
# of
courts
# of reservable
courts
Lighted
courts
Practice
wall
Cedar Rose     1300 Rose St    2  1 NO NO
Grove Park 1730 Oregon St 3  2 YES NO
James Kenney 1720 8th St 2  1 YES YES
Live Oak 1301 Shattuck Ave 2  1 YES YES
1200 Euclid Ave 3 2 NO YES
San Pablo       2800 Park St 6 2 YES YES
Strawberry Creek 1260 Allston Way 1 1 YES NO
Willard 2730 Hillegass Ave 2 2 YES YES
 Pickleball Courts

Reservations: 
  1. To reserve online, you must create an account, located in the top, left-hand corner of the catalog.
  2. Click on 'Pickleball Court Reservations' heading in catalog
  3. Select court and view availability 
     *Permittee must bring a copy of the permit to the reserved court. 
Note: If you prefer to pay in person, download and complete the Pickleball Court Permit and return it in-person or mail to: Recreation Office, 1720 8th Street, Berkeley CA 94710.
Pickleball General Rules and Hours (NEW)
List of approved paddles
Pickleball Courts Location # of
courts
# of reservable
courts
Lighted
courts
Practice
wall
Cedar Rose     1300 Rose St 4 3 NO NO
James Kenney 1720 8th St 1 0 YES YES

 

View Tennis and Pickleball Court Availability

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