Tennis & Pickleball

The City of Bellaire has three outdoor tennis facilities which also have pickleball lines painted on them. For more information on each facility, use the tabs below.

The Bellaire Recreation Center also offers open-play indoor pickleball. For updated days & times please visit the "Indoor Pickleball" tab below.

Bellaire Tennis Courts - 7008 Fifth St. (behind Bellaire Recreation Center)

The Bellaire Tennis Courts are located directly behind the Bellaire Recreation Center at 7008 Fifth Street. There are two full-sized tennis courts with pickleball lines also painted on them. The net is a regulation tennis net, and there is not a regulation-height pickleball net. There are lights available for playing after dark. 


Every Day 6:00am - 10:30pm

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All tennis courts can be used on a first-come first-served basis, however reservations are also available to ensure a specific date and time. Reserving an outdoor court for Pickleball follows the same rules and process as reserving a court for tennis. 

  • Reservations are $5/hr for residents, or $10/hr for non-residents.
  • All tennis court reservations are non-refundable. Please view the full refund policy here.
  • Residents can reserve up to 7 days in advance; Non-residents can reserve up to 2 days in advance. 
  • An individual can only reserve one tennis court per day.
  • An individual cannot make a reservation for more than two hours at a time.
  • Reserved court times have priority over walk-up users.
  • Reservations can be made online or over the phone at 713-662-8280.
  • Private classes/lessons must be approved by the Parks and Recreation Department.

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Under section 27-97 of the Code of Ordinances for the City of Bellaire, it is unlawful for an individual to conduct business as a tennis instructor on City of Bellaire property without written consent from the city. If you are interested in obtaining a contract with the City of Bellaire, please contact Grant Haynes at

For a list of current contracted and approved tennis instructors with the City of Bellaire, please visit the Tennis Lessons tab at the top of this page.