Kempinski Exclusive Event

June 19th - 26th

The 7-Night Ultimate Luxury Pickleball Experience

Nestled on a powdery white-sand beach with infinite turquoise-blue views of the Caribbean Sea, Kempinski Hotel Cancún is the epitome of the 5-star luxury hospitality, catering to distinguished guests. Discover a collection of exquisite suites, six culinary experiences offering an array of distinctive flavors, and a spa offering ancient Mayan therapies. The 15-diamond resort possesses a fitness center with sauna and steam rooms, private cabanas and lounges, a beauty salon, and kids club… catering to every guest’s needs and wants!

Arrival: June 19th

Departure: June 26th

Event Itinerary

Event Itinerary

Join us in Cancun, Mexico, for 7 nights of all-inclusive food, drinks, and unforgettable sets on the beautiful beaches of Cancun at the 15-diamond Grand Hotel – Kempinski. This unforgettable 7-night destination experience will feature nightly events, as well as a specially curated lineup of highly sought-after professional Pickleball players teaching you during your stay! Finally, after learning from the top Pickleball professionals, play in a DUPR sanctioned tournament with USAPA registered referees. Tournament play will be between the hours of 8am -1pm if it doesn’t rain. Otherwise, the tournament will continue to be pushed back and/or the matches will be shorted to USAP standards. Destination Pickleball is sure to provide an unforgettable experience full of adventure and competitive Pickleball action! Secure your package now and create lifelong memories!

Quality Competition

Destination Pickleball provides quality competition by hosting DUPR sanctioned tournaments that are competitive and fair for all levels of players. The tournament system utilizes a variety of factors to create brackets that ensure parity between competitors, such as skill level, age, gender, and location. The automated bracketing process also allows for quick and easy tournament creation, so everyone can enjoy the game without worrying about the fairness of the competition.

Quality Competition
The Academy

The Academy

At our event, you’ll have the chance to meet and learn from some of the best Pickleball players out there! Current and top professional Pickleball players will be ready to share their wisdom with you! Get ready for an amazing experience as they teach you tips and tricks that have made them the top players they are today!

Referees

Destination Pickleball is proud to provide USAPA registered referees for their DUPR sponsored tournament, ensuring athletes a fair and enjoyable game. The referees will be highly experienced in the rules of the game, allowing them to properly engage with players and explain rules for those who are just starting out. They will ensure that games run smoothly and efficiently, so that all players can enjoy playing competitively and safely. Referees will have expertise in different levels of play – from beginner to advanced – so that each player’s experience is tailored to their skill level and competitive spirit. Destination Pickleball is committed to delivering a high quality tournament experience for all participants through top-notch referees and fair play standards.

Referees
NETWORK

NETWORK

Looking for an opportunity to mingle with industry leaders? Look no further! We have the movers and shakers of the Pickleball industry attending our event. Connect with the creators, innovators, and trendsetters of the Pickleball world, and make new and meaningful connections!  Our event is the perfect place to share your enthusiasm for this amazing sport.We guarantee it’ll be an experience like no other! We can’t wait to see you there! Paddle On!

Nutrition

The attendees will be treated to a luxurious and gourmet buffet for all meals. No more rushing between matches. There will be snacks and food by the court during tournament hours. A wide variety of freshly made juices, smoothies and coffees will also be available to quench your thirst. With an amazing selection of mouth-watering dishes for breakfast, lunch and dinner each day of the event, guests can look forward to being spoiled with a true culinary experience like none other. Vegetarian, vegan, and food allergy options will be available upon request.

Nutrition
Explore

Explore

Experience the beauty and culture of Cancun with Destination Pickleball! Our packages can offer complimentary excursions to the El Meco famous Mayan Ruins, sailing, snorkeling, and wine tasting. Transportation to and from the resort is included, so you can relax and enjoy your adventure without worrying about the details. With our experienced guides, you’ll get to explore the area and create lasting memories. Join us for an unforgettable pickleball vacation!

Transportation and Security

Make your arrival to Cancun memorable with our luxury airport transportation service! You’ll be chauffeured in style while being cared for by the best – American Special Forces Veterans. This is not your everyday security but top-notch protection from former military personnel who know how to keep you safe and secure. Also, loved ones who are not playing in the event, but are accompanying an event attendee (Those who purchase the “Split Package”) will receive the same transportation services. So please sit back, relax, and let us take care of the rest! We look forward to seeing you at the event!

Transportation and Security
Nightly Events

Nightly Events

At the luxury Kempinski resort in Cancun, attendees of Destination Pickleball’s 7-night event can look forward to unique nightly activities. Every night guests can look forward to entertainment! Explore the possibilities such as wine tastings, poolside salsa-dancing lessons and live music performances on the beach. For those looking for added adventure, there will also be a selection of outdoor recreational activities available through the upgrade selection, like snorkeling trips and sailing sunsets. It is sure to be an unforgettable experience!

Winnings

Winners of Destination Pickleball tournaments get an unbeatable experience like no other. Not only do they receive incredible prizes such as free excursions, massages and swag, but also the opportunity to compete in the next tournament with their partner – worth over $10,000! In addition, they gain access to exclusive activities that are not available elsewhere. With all these amazing rewards, players from all skill levels can now enjoy a unique and unforgettable experience – make sure to register for our tournaments today and don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity!

Winnings
Emergency Contact

Emergency Contact

Destination Pickleball is committed to making sure attendees have a safe and enjoyable event. Before the tournament starts, everyone will receive an emergency contact number that connects to our onsite Destination Staff. This means attendees can call/text any time with questions or issues and get an immediate response. Our team will be available 24/7 during the event in case of transportation delays, weather changes, medical concerns, or if athletes need anything else to make the experience great! We want everyone to be able to relax and enjoy the tournament knowing they have support right away.

Rain Delay

Destination Pickleball follows the USAPA rain delay regulations, which states that if it rains during a match, sets will be shortened instead of the standard two out of three.  All matches must adhere to these protocols until the weather conditions allow play to return to normal.

Rain Delay
Refund

Refund

Destination Pickleball offers a generous refund policy, giving customers up to two weeks after purchase to receive a full 100% refund. If requested after the two week period, they will offer an 80% credit towards another event. This allows customers to make sure they are completely satisfied with their experience when booking tickets for Destination Pickleball events.

Location

Location

Cancún, a Mexican city on the Yucatán Peninsula bordering the Caribbean Sea, is known for its beaches, numerous resorts, and nightlife. It’s composed of two distinct areas: the more traditional downtown area, El Centro, and Zona Hotelera, a long, beachfront strip of hotels, nightclubs, shops, and restaurants. Cancún is also a famed destination and will be the perfect host for Destination Pickleball!

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