Paul and Janice Ortiz Pickleball Tour
The Cayman Islands
February 4 – 10, 2024
This amazing vacation week in the Cayman Islands is the ultimate way to get away from it all and immerse yourself in a paradise of pickleball. Perfect your game on beautiful shaded outdoor courts, enjoy private excursions, and explore the white sand beaches and vibrant culture of this island paradise. With 5 days packed full of daily round robins, open play, and a special tournament on your last day, this trip has something for everyone. Enjoy modern accommodations with inspired spaces. Guided group tours provide unforgettable experiences like swimming with stingrays and some of the world’s top dive sites. Explore amazing snorkeling amongst the reefs teeming with colorful marine life or relax on stunning Seven Mile Beach as you soak up all that the islands have to offer. This perfect blend of pickleball playtime and vacation promises an experience sure to be remembered for years to come!
Your Package Includes:
Accommodations at the Locale Hotel
Package includes 6 nights in your choice of accommodations. Enjoy modern, spacious rooms and an incredible location that’s less than 500 feet from Seven Mile Beach! The boutique hotel is set in the heart of the business and entertainment district and is only an 8-minute shuttle ride to Pickleball Cayman. Guests have access to numerous hotel amenities including a saltwater pool, crossfit station, onsite dining, free WiFi, smart TVs, and more. As one of the best rated hotels in the Cayman Islands and TripAdvisor’s #1 best value on Grand Cayman, guests are sure to have a relaxing and comfortable stay.
Daily Breakfast, Lunch, & Dinner
Package includes breakfast, lunch and dinner daily. A hot made-to-order breakfast is a great way to start the day! For lunch, choose from light and healthy meals like wraps and salads or more substantial street food favorites at Pickleball Cayman’s onsite restaurant, The Roost. Dinners will be arranged each evening with some of Cayman’s leading restaurants, with a new and unique option to enjoy every night. Options include everything from delicious regional specialties to modern fusion dishes. No matter your mood or tastes, there’s something for everyone!
Round Robin Play & Court Time
Your vacation week in Cayman offers plenty of opportunities for you to play pickleball. You’ll get daily court time, as well as round robins with local players and even an optional tournament on the last day. So, get ready to show off your skills and have some fun on the courts!
Popular Local Tours
This trip doesn’t just offer pickleball – it also includes some amazing excursions that’ll make your trip even more memorable! You can hang out with friendly stingrays in the shallow waters at Stingray City, snorkel along the pristine protected reefs, experience a magical golden-hour sunset sail catamaran cruise with snacks and drinks, and visit the Cayman Spirits Distillery to learn about the rum-making process and try their award-winning spirits. These excursions are the perfect mix of fun, relaxation, and culture, making your trip unforgettable!
Your package includes transportation to and from the airport, the pickleball facility, and all excursions. So, the only thing you have to worry about is having a great time!
Package Price: $2,995
Price is per person, based on double occupancy. Taxes and fees are $385. Single occupancy supplement is $199 per night.
Choose from the 2 room categories below:
Have a partner that doesn’t play Pickleball?
Let them enjoy the accommodation, meals, excursions and airport transfers for $2,495.
Terms & Conditions
Package rates are in US dollars and include government tax and all applicable fees.
Package rates are priced per person, and based on 2 people sharing 1 room.
Packages cannot be combined with any other discount or promotion.
Package rates are subject to change.
Flights to Grand Cayman are not included.
Alcoholic drinks are not included with meals.
Drop-in clinics and private lessons are available for an extra fee.
A USD2,500 deposit per room is required at time of booking.
Final payment will be charged December 1, 2023
$250 fee up to December 1, 2023
$500 fee up to January 19, 2024
Non-refundable from January 20, 2024 onwards
Travel Insured Trip Cancellation and Protection Plan will be recommend and quoted at time of booking
Connection to Pickleball Travel will require a signed waiver if Travel Insurance is declined.
Your Event Coordinator
Paul Ortiz is a true pickleball aficionado, immersed in the sport for the past seven years. With an impressive track record of instructing for over five years, Paul has become a recognized figure in the pickleball community. His dedication and passion for the game have led him to achieve remarkable milestones in his career.
As a Level 2 IPTPA (International Pickleball Teaching Professional Association) certified instructor, Paul’s expertise and knowledge of the game are unparalleled. He has honed his skills through rigorous training, mastering the intricacies of strategy, technique, and court positioning. Paul’s ability to break down complex concepts into easily understandable lessons has made him a sought-after instructor among players of all skill levels.
Adding to his credentials, Paul is also a certified coach by the Professional Pickleball Registry (PPR). This certification demonstrates his commitment to providing top-notch coaching, ensuring that his students receive the highest quality instruction available. Whether he is working with beginners or advanced players, Paul’s patient and supportive teaching style creates an inclusive and enjoyable learning environment.
Paul’s dedication to the sport has not gone unnoticed, as he has been proudly sponsored by Prolite Sports. This prestigious sponsorship highlights his exceptional talent and commitment to promoting the sport of pickleball. His association with Prolite Sports further exemplifies his deep understanding of the game and his desire to contribute to its growth and development.
In addition to his instructing and coaching roles, Paul enjoys taking part in competitive play. His skills on the court have earned him a reputation as a formidable opponent, known for his strategic play, precise shots, and ability to adapt to any situation. Paul’s passion for the game shines through in his performances, making him a captivating player to watch.
Now, alongside his wife & partner Janice Ortiz, Paul is embarking on an exciting trip that includes playing at Pickleball Cayman in Grand Cayman. This thrilling adventure will not only allow him to showcase his skills in an exquisite location but also provide an opportunity to engage with fellow pickleball enthusiasts and share his expertise.
Paul’s journey in pickleball is a testament to his dedication, knowledge, and love for the sport. With his instructing experience, certifications, and sponsorship, he continues to make a significant impact on the pickleball community, inspiring players of all levels to improve their game and enjoy the exhilaration that pickleball offers.
About Pickleball Cayman
Pickleball Cayman is the Caribbean’s premier destination for pickleball enthusiasts! Our mission is to provide top-notch facilities, programs, and services for players of all skill levels. Our state-of-the-art shaded and outdoor courts are designed to exceed international standards, featuring high-quality surfaces, lighting, and equipment. And when you’re not playing pickleball, you can explore the beautiful and vibrant island of Grand Cayman, with its stunning beaches, rich culture, and delicious cuisine. At Pickleball Cayman, we’re committed to providing a memorable and rewarding experience for all our guests.
Come join us for the ultimate pickleball adventure in paradise!