Press Release: Westward Look Named to World’s Top 75 Tennis ResortsPosted on July 26, 2013
Tucson, Ariz. (July 26, 2013) – Considering a tennis vacation? Serves and saguaros, cactus and clay all meet at Westward Look Wyndham Grand Resort & Spa. Located in the tennis mecca of Tucson, the resort was recently voted one of the World’s Top 75 Tennis Resorts 2013 by readers of the international travel site Tennis Resorts Online.
The ranking is based on reviews submitted by tennis-oriented travelers who have stayed at resorts throughout the U.S., Europe, Australia and the Caribbean. Reviewers rate more than 20 categories – including tennis staff, instruction and player matching – along with off-court amenities such as guest room quality, dining, spas, children’s programs and value.
Westward Look Wyndham Grand Resort & Spa boasts eight championship courts, all with spectacular views and with five courts lighted for nighttime play. Led by a team of award-winning pros, the resort’s tennis program welcomes players of all skill levels. A comprehensive matching service with many local members means guests never lack for a friendly challenger. The resort’s program includes adult and junior camps and clinics, weekly Cardio Tennis, and local tennis memberships. With 350 days of sunshine a year and an daily average of 84 degrees in autumn, Tucson enjoys perfect playing weather year-round.
Leading the renowned tennis program is Director of Tennis Tom Lepisto, who joined the resort in 2004 and was recently named Professional Tennis Registry (PTR) Member of the Year for Arizona. All of the pros on Lepisto’s team are top-rated Southwestern USPTA (United States Professional Tennis Association) instructors.
Westward Look Wyndham Grand Resort & Spa’s popular Tennis Challenge Package is a great way to experience the best of the resort. Starting at $209 per night, the package combines a one-on-one pro lesson, unlimited court time and game matching service with overnight accommodations and full resort access for two people. Rate do not include taxes and resort fees and are subject to availability.
Westward Look Wyndham Grand Resort & Spa’s history as an independent guest ranch makes for a unique vacation destination for tennis lovers and non-players alike. Guests can hike, bike or ride horseback through 80 acres of desert, enjoy award-winning dining, and sample Ayurvedic treatments in the Sonoran Spa to make for a memorable trip on- and off-court.
For more information or to book a reservation, visit www.westwardlook.com to start planning your trip.
ABOUT WESTWARD LOOK WYNDHAM GRAND RESORT & SPA
Westward Look Wyndham Grand Resort & Spa is set in the foothills of Tucson’s Santa Catalina Mountains on 80 acres of pristine Sonoran Desert. It offers 241 guestrooms, two award-winning restaurants, a chef’s garden, the Sonoran Spa, eight tennis courts, desert hiking trails, on-site stables for horseback riding and multiple pools. Since 2010, the resort has been named an AAA Four Diamond Award® recipient each year, which honors the hotel for its commitment to excellence throughout the entire property, including GOLD restaurant, the resort’s extensive array of amenities, guest services and its attention to detail. More information is available by calling (800) 722-2500 or visiting www.westwardlook.com.
ABOUT WYNDHAM HOTELS AND RESORTS, LLC
Wyndham Hotels and Resorts, LLC, a subsidiary of Wyndham Worldwide Corporation (NYSE: WYN), offers upscale hotel and resort accommodations throughout the United States, Europe, Canada, Mexico, China and the Caribbean. All Wyndham® hotels are either franchised by the company or managed by Wyndham Hotel Management, Inc., one of its affiliates or through a joint-venture partner. Additional information and reservations for all Wyndham hotels are available by calling (800) WYNDHAM (800-996-3426) or by visiting www.wyndham.com.