Frequently Asked Questions

Q: When can I register for a time slot?

Lap swim reservations open for the following week every Friday at 9:00 AM. 

Q: What if all of the lanes are full?

Occasionally people cancel reservations. The best time to check for possible openings is at 3:00 PM the day before either online or by calling (949) 425-5100. 

Q: What should I do if I have to cancel?

  1. Cancel online before 4:00 PM the day before your reservation, easiest!
  2. Call (949) 425-5100, before 4:00 PM the day before your reservation between 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM, Monday through Friday.
  3. Email Jeanette DeMeneces, Recreation Coordinator, before 4:00 PM the day before your reservation. 

Q: Do you have a waiting list?

No waiting list at this time. First come, first serve basis only. 

Q: Do you allow drop-ins?

Due to social distancing rules and sanitation requirements, drop-ins are not permitted. Reservations only. 

Q: What if I am not good with the computer?

Call (949) 425-5100 between 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM, Monday through Friday. Staff are happy to assist you!

Q: How much does it cost to swim?

Adults: $4.00

Seniors: $3.00

Q: How do I pay?

Upon arrival, debit and credit cards are accepted at the gate. No cash accepted. 

Q: Is there a shower I can use?

A rinse shower is available for use on the pool deck. Please note: The shower does not have hot water. 

Q: Is there somewhere I can change?

There are two (2) changing cabanas available for use on the pool deck. Due to COVID-19, it is recommended to come ready to swim.

Q: What if I am a YMCA member?

YMCA members can make reservations directly with YMCA staff by calling (949) 425-9622. If reservations are full, YMCA members have the option to make a reservation through the City website. Pool fees apply to YMCA members when reserving via the City website.