Professional tennis players from across the world are preparing to don their whites and head to London for the world’s oldest tennis tournament. And, according to new figures revealed by Airbnb, local residents in the area are set to make over £2 million* this year as the championship provides a fantastic opportunity for Londoners to open their homes to the swathes of fans heading to the capital.
Whilst die-hard fans are flocking to Wimbledon, UK, the rest of us are kicking back and gearing up for a summer holiday.
For tennis lovers who are not quite at Federer’s standard, who took home the Grand Slam title last year, hosts on Airbnb around the world are ensuring they can perfect their serve whilst enjoying a getaway this summer.
There are multiple homes on Airbnb whose private tennis courts facilitate a holiday knock-up, whether in the UK or abroad. Below are a just a few examples of where guests can enjoy their own private court:
Tennis Estate on Two Acres, US
Lovely Ground Floor House, Spain
House with Swimming Pool, Tennis Court and Garden, Spain
Luxury Villa With Private Pool and Tennis court, Spain
Self Catered Rural Romantic Hideaway for Two, Scotland
Villa das Palmeiras, Portugal
*Total Airbnb host earnings for the period 2 – 15 July 2018 in the London boroughs of Wandsworth, Merton, Kingston upon Thames, Sutton, Richmond upon Thames, conducted and converted from USD as of 8 June 2018.
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