Are you looking for an experience that allows you to meet new people, explore unfamiliar places, experience different cultures, and unite with a common interest? You can do all of this and more while you learn from the best at a destination pickleball camp in Costa Rica. Pura Vida House, an all-inclusive vacation rental in Costa Rica, is known worldwide for its pickleball vacations taught by seasoned professionals in the sport. With a few spots open in our 2024 calendar, you could have the chance to learn from one of the world’s best in pickleball.

Photo courtesy of Kyle Yates Pickleball Facebook Page

Kyle Yates: A Pickleball Pro Making Waves

In the dynamic world of pickleball, where the sound of paddles hitting plastic balls echoes across courts, one name stands out – Kyle Yates. Hailing from Fort Myers, Florida, Kyle has become a prominent figure in the pickleball community, known for his impressive skills, charismatic personality, and dedication to growing the sport.

Kyle Yates began his pickleball journey as a teenager in 2011, and since then, he has risen through the ranks to become one of the top players globally. His relentless pursuit of excellence on the court has earned him numerous championships, including winning the first four US Open Pickleball Championships. Beyond his athletic prowess, Kyle is celebrated for his commitment to spreading the joy of pickleball, conducting clinics, and coaching aspiring players.

In the world of pickleball, where every match is a symphony of strategy and finesse, Kyle Yates has carved his niche as a player to watch. His dynamic playing style, strategic acumen, and approachable demeanor have made him a beloved figure in the pickleball community.

Pura Vida House is lucky enough to have Kyle on our 2024 pickleball camp schedule.

What to Expect at a Pickleball Playcation with Kyle Yates

Imagine combining a vacation in a tropical paradise with your passion for pickleball. Enter the Pickleball Playcation with Kyle Yates at Pura Vida House in Costa Rica – an experience that promises not just a holiday, but an unforgettable fusion of sport, relaxation, and camaraderie.

The Pickleball Playcation is not your typical getaway. It’s an immersive experience where participants get to engage with Kyle Yates on and off the court. The setting at Pura Vida House, nestled in the lush landscapes of the resort community of Hacienda Pinilla, adds an extra layer of magic to the entire experience.

The days start with energizing pickleball sessions led by Kyle himself. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced player, Kyle’s coaching style caters to all skill levels. His keen insights and personalized tips are not just about improving your game but enhancing the overall enjoyment of playing pickleball.

Beyond the court, our pickleball vacation offers a chance to connect with fellow pickleball enthusiasts. The shared love for the sport creates a vibrant community atmosphere. Participants often form lasting friendships, bonding over their victories, defeats, and the sheer joy of playing pickleball in such a breathtaking location.

Evenings at our destination pickleball camps are a mix of relaxation and socializing. Picture yourself unwinding by the pool with a cool drink in hand, sharing stories and laughter with like-minded individuals who, just like you, have found a piece of paradise where pickleball is more than just a game – it’s a way of life.

Destination Pickleball Camp at Pura Vida House

Pura Vida House in Costa Rica serves as the idyllic backdrop for this destination pickleball camp. The term “destination pickleball camp” encapsulates the essence of this unique experience – it’s not just about the sport but the destination, the community, and the memories created.

The camp offers more than just pickleball. Surrounded by the natural beauty of Costa Rica, participants have the opportunity to explore the diverse landscapes, from pristine beaches to lush rainforests. Pura Vida House goes beyond being a venue; it’s a retreat that caters to those seeking an immersive escape.

Accommodations at our all-inclusive vacation rental are designed to enhance the overall experience. Imagine waking up to the sounds of nature, with the promise of another day filled with pickleball adventures. The attention to detail, personalized service, and serene ambiance make Pura Vida House more than just a place to stay – it’s a key player in the holistic pickleball vacation experience.

Book your destination pickleball camps for adults in Costa Rica at Pura Vida House

Pura Vida House’s 7-night all-inclusive luxury beach resort pickleball vacation for a group of 8 to 12 guests includes:

  • 7-night double occupancy at our luxury accommodations
  • 2-hour daily lessons, drills, and socials with our resort pros or 4 hours of open play
  • Breakfasts/dinners prepared by the international chef at the villa
  • Private airport transfer for your group to/from Liberia International Airport (LIR)
  • Golf carts for use within the resort (4-person carts)
  • Free access to the exclusive Hacienda Pinilla Beach Club
  • Private concierge services (coordinate transportation, tours, activities, etc.)
  • 50% discount at Hacienda Pinilla Golf Course

Pickleball camps for adults at Pura Vida House are easy and fun. You won’t have to worry about a thing! We host only small groups with great instructors, provide 5-star accommodations in a beautiful resort village, and allow you to experience Costa Rica’s natural wonders, adventures, and cultural experiences at a reasonable price.

A Pickleball Playcation with Kyle Yates at Pura Vida House in Costa Rica is a dream come true for pickleball enthusiasts. It’s a chance to learn from a pro, play in a tropical paradise, and build lasting connections with fellow players.

If you don’t get a chance to learn from Kyle Yates this April, don’t worry! We have great instructors who teach our destination pickleball camps on a regular basis.

Planning a destination pickleball vacation can be challenging, but with the help of our all-inclusive vacation rentals and 24/7 personal concierge services, we guarantee your stay at Pura Vida House will be a ton of fun on and off the courts. Let us help you tailor a pickleball camp for adults package exactly as you want it. Contact us with any questions at (614) 600-1904 or

Blog by: Jennifer LaCharite – Costa Consultants, International