Frequently asked questions
How do I sign up for classes on this website?
Please click here. This will take you to our Shop where you can purchase your classes.
Is there an adult membership available at Barnes?
Yes, adult memberships are available at The Barnes Tennis Center, including Single, Family, Senior, Military/Student, and Pickleball. To find out more contact our Pro Shop.
What happens when it rains? How do make up classes work?
Depending on which program you are signed up for, we encourage you to attend one of the other days that are available to make up your day before the end of each session. Please contact Director of Tennis, Steve Adamson for more information.
Can I sign my child up in the middle of the session?
Only if space is available. If so, we will pro rate the dollar amount according to how many classes are left in that session.
How much does it cost to rent a court?
Please click here for details.
How do I go about getting private lessons for my child?
Please contact our Director of Tennis, Steve Adamson.
How do I know what level my child is? What program my child belongs in?
After contacting the center, we will set up an evaluation for your child and assess which class will be good for them. We will also ask about goals and playing experience.
Do I have to make a reservation for a court or can I just show up?
We encourage you to make a reservation to ensure you get a court but "walk-ins" are welcome here at the Barnes Tennis Center. Reservations are accepted up to 48 hours in advance. Please call 619.221.9000 to reserve.
Are there classes for adults?
Yes we do offer group classes for adults. Please click here for schedule/costs.
How do I find out about tournaments coming up?
Are dogs allowed at the facility?
Unfortunately no pets are allowed on property.
Do we provide water on the courts?
Please note - due to current city and county COVID guidelines, our water fountains are currented unavailable, though water bottles can be purchased in our Pro Shop.
Is there an ATM at the facility?
Unfortunately not but there are plenty of ATMs in very close proximity to the center.
Is there a place for players to shower after their match? **Please note: Locker rooms are currently closed due to current COVID regulations**
While we do not have lockers, we do have showers that are available for use. The Barnes Tennis Center does not provide towels, please bring your own.
Do we have an ice machine?
Please note - due to current city and county COVID guidelines, we are unable to provide ice at this time.