Payne Park Tennis Center is located at just off U.S. Highway 301 in downtown Sarasota just south of Ringling Boulevard. This state of the art public facility operates within the city of Sarasota to provide the community with a well maintained and affordable Har-Tru tennis complex. The facility is now run by Sarasota City and was formerly operated by Sarasota County.

Sarasota City Payne Park website page


  • Twelve Har Tru Hydrogrid tennis courts
  • Canopy covered bench seating
  • USTA outstanding tennis facility award (1996)
  • Water fountains located at court sites
  • Locker rooms/with showers
  • All courts lighted for evening play
  • Certified teaching Pros USPTA/USPTR
  • Hitting wall
  • Court-side tables and benches
  • Lessons and Clinics
  • Leagues and Round Robins
  • Tournaments
  • Ball machine available for rent
  • No reservations - First come, First Served

Contact the Manager: Tumeka Harris 941-263-6640

Webmaster:- Allan Thompson