City of Fort Myers Aquatics Re-opening Guidelines

Aquatic facilities are opening on a limited basis. Below are the new procedures to be followed.

  • Only 1 swimmer per lane per time slot will be allowed at The Fort Myers Aquatic Center and Golfview pool. Time slots are no longer 90 minutes they have been revised to 60 minutes to allow for more swimmers and to help accommodate High School swim teams that use our facilities. This is subject to change but will be in effect until further notice. 
  • Fort Myers Aquatic Center hours:
    • 9:00-10:00 am
    • 10:15-11:15 am
    • 11:30 am-12:30 pm
    • 12:45-1:45 pm
    • 2:00-3:00 pm
    • 3:15-4:15 pm (available only on Saturday & Sunday)
  • Golfview Pool hours:
    • 9:00-10:00 am
    • 10:15-11:15 am
    • 11:30 am-12:30 pm
    • 12:45-1:45 pm
    • 2:00-3:00 pm
    • 3:15-4:15 pm 

Please note that we will be conducting temperature checks to all patrons entering our facilities. If your temperature reads 99.4 degrees or more, you will not be permitted to swim and will be immediately asked to leave the facility. 

A phone reservation is required and must provide name & phone number. Please do not email requesting a reservation. Phone reservations can be made by calling 239-321-7553 between 8:00am-4:00pm.

For guaranteed lane use an initial phone reservation is required. All reservations are first come first serve. Any future reservation can be made in person or by phone but no more than 24 hours in advance. Any & all walk-in swimmers are subject to availability.

Lane use is for exercise only

All swimmers must check-in with staff member at the front window and present a Government issued ID.

If you arrive late or miss your time slot, the time is forfeited.

Restroom restrictions-NO showers, lockers or changing areas will be open. Toilets will be available for use.

The 60-minute reservation includes arrival, swim time and departure. Please arrive ready to swim, no lounge chairs or bleachers will be available for use. Once your swim time is up you must exit the facility immediately.

Swimmers not adhering to these policies will be asked to leave the facility immediately and will not be allowed to return until the next re-opening phase.

All Memberships will be extended the same amount of time that it was suspended during COVID-19.

Purchasing a membership going forward you are accepting all restrictions that are in place.

During this phase, the City of Fort Myers is NOT allowing or opening:

Leisure swim

Kiddie pool use

Slide tower

Group and Private swim lessons

Funbrella/Pavilion rentals

The safety of our staff and patrons are our top priority and we will do everything possible to maintain a healthy and positive environment.