Weed Beach Paddle Tennis

        
                                                                                                                                                           © Marcello Salvatore

Weed Beach
155 Nearwater Lane
Darien, CT 06820
Phone:  203-656-7350
Online Court Reservations: Click here to reserve a court!
Private Lessons - please email parkrec@darienct.gov or call 203-656-7325 to request a private lesson.   Lesson fee is $120/hour & $190/1.5 hours, payable online once lesson is scheduled with the office.  Private lessons are offered to Darien residents only.  Private lessons may be scheduled when the courts open for the season (Columbus Day) and are available on weekday mornings & Saturdays/Sundays from 10am-6pm.

Hours of Operation, 2021-2022 season:   
Courts open from Monday, October 11th - Saturday, April 2nd
Monday - Friday, 9am - 2pm & 5 - 10pm
Saturday - 8am - 10pm
Sunday - 8am - 6pm
Closed November 25th, December 24th, 25th, 31st, January 1st (open during daylight hours for walk-ons, weather permitting)

  1. Court Fees - $20/hour before 5pm; $25/hour after 5pm
  2. Courts can be reserved 7 days in advance online or directly at the paddle courts
  3. Court reservation must be made by Darien resident
  4. Reserving paddle building for a paddle tennis party (October - March):

    • Submit Facility Permit a minimum of 2 weeks before planned party to Parks & Recreation Department
    • Building rental fee of $50/hour, fee waived if all 5 courts are booked for party (court time additional charge)
    • Rental fee is due at time of party approval
    • Minimum of 2 hours & 3 courts must be reserved for party
    • Please click here for rental policy
    • Maximum capacity - 65 with tables & chairs; 96 with chairs only; 135 open area (no tables and chairs)
    • Questions can be emailed to Parks & Recreation at parkrec@darienct.gov

  5.  Reserving paddle building off-season (April - September):

    • Submit Facility Permit a minimum of 2 weeks before planned event to Parks & Recreation Department
    • Building rental fee is $100/hour
    • Rental fee is due at time of event approval
    • Minimum of 3 hours must be reserved
    • Facility is now air conditioned! 
    • Please click here for rental policy
    • Maximum capacity - 65 with tables & chairs; 96 with chairs only; 135 open area (no tables and chairs)
    • Questions can be emailed to Parks & Recreation at parkrec@darienct.gov