Helen’s Bay Tennis Club – The Home of North Down Tennis Academy

North Down Tennis Academy is based at Helen’s Bay Tennis Club and runs a host of tennis programs for juniors and adults year round. The Club has a thriving junior membership as well as a small but very active Adult membership.

Helen’s Bay Tennis Club has arguably the best value tennis membership in Northern Ireland and NO JOINING FEE. There are a host of activities year round organised by the Committee and due to the large junior membership the Club has a warm, family friendly atmosphere.

Membership benefits for Junior Members include:

  • Free play at any time*
  • Organised Junior Club Play on Saturday Mornings from 12.30pm-2.00pm.
  • Junior League Tennis
  • Under 10 Friendly Match Plays against other local Clubs
*Apart from during Adult and Junior Club Play and Group Coaching sessions.

Membership benefits for Adult members include:

  • Free play at any time*
  • Club Play on Saturday Afternoons 2.00pm-4.30pm.
  • Club Play on Wednesday Morning 10.00am-11.15am.
  • Club Play Wednesday Evenings from 6.30pm.
*Apart from during Adult and Junior Club Play and Group Coaching sessions.

Membership Fees:

(current until the AGM in 2013)


Club Fee*

Tennis Ireland Levy****

Total Membership Cost

New Rates
Under 10 on 1st January 2014: £40
Student not at college locally:   £50
Family of 2 adults and 2 juniors: £270, additional junior at £45
Family of 1 adult and 3 juniors:  £240, additional junior at £45
*    This includes an NDBC annual season ticket to play on the courts at any time and some Personal Accident Insurance cover for members aged under 75
**   Junior – at least 7 and under 18 on 1st January in current membership year
***  Concession – Senior Citizen 65 and over, Student, Unemployed, Disabled
**** Tennis Ireland Levy – HLBTC is affiliated to Tennis Ireland and we pay the above player fees to Ulster Branch Tennis Ireland on behalf of each member

You can find out more about Helen’s Bay Tennis Club by clicking HERE.