Join world-class Dominik Hrbaty at an exclusive tennis academy at Sicily's Verdura Resort in October. You cannot beat gleaning skills from talented tennis stars in a fantastic setting. Sicily is very beautiful and the weather is just perfect for honing your tennis skills!

All ages and levels are welcome at the academy and personal tuition from Dominik is included at the leading European sports and leisure resort. The academy takes place from 9th to 15th October.

Hrbaty won 6 ATP tournaments during an impressive career on tour; with other highlights including reaching the semi-finals of the French Open and enjoying further victories against tennis greats Pete Sampras and Andre Agassi.

Set amongst a rich natural backdrop of rocky mountain ranges and Sicilian olive and orange groves, Verdura's tennis academy features six outstanding floodlit clay courts and is the ideal location for a sporting break.


It is possible to book a 4-nights, or 6-nights training package.

Prices start from £580 per person for a 4-nights stay in a Deluxe Room including 3 tennis lessons from Hrbaty.

Included in the package is breakfast each day, access to the resort's award-winning 5-star spa and free use of bicycles around the resort. 

All prices are based 2 persons sharing a room and are inclusive of VAT.

Set on Sicily's southern coast between Agrigento and the fishing city of Sciacca the resort is an 80-minutes drive from Trapani and Palermo airports. It features 203 rooms and suites all boasting stunning sea views.

Guests can also enjoy numerous other sports and leisure facilities including two 18-holes championship golf courses and a fantastic selection of water sports.  If chill-out time is required a sublime two-tiered infinity pool and an award-winning spa complex offer total relaxation. There is also a fully-equipped gymnasium available.

There is no doubt that the Verdura Resort will make a fabulous getaway treat this autumn. Find out more by telephoning +39 0925 998001