Welcome to the Club

Welcome to East Dorset Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, set in a secluded five-acre site close to Poole Harbour and the renowned Sandbanks peninsula and its beaches. East Dorset has a reputation for being one of the largest and friendliest clubs in the area and is solely managed by its members. ┬áThe club was founded in 1909 and celebrated its Centenary year with various activities, including an exhibition match with Peter Fleming, International Tennis Legend. astro courts   The club offers a range of unique sports facilities. We are proud to be the only lawn tennis club in the area with 9 grass courts available throughout the summer months, in addition to our 10 all-weather courts.           croquet lawns   Our croquet section has 5 championship-standard courts which have hosted international test matches.             clubhouse   Our clubhouse is a central point for various social events which are arranged throughout the year. We have a licensed members’ bar and a cafe offering lunches and afternoon teas.