Sandcastle Beach Hotel, Lido Key
1540 Ben Franklin Blvd
Sarasota, FL 34236
Hotel: $695 for 5 nights, standard room
Monday 9-noon and 3-6
Wednesday 9-noon and 3-6
Thursday 9-noon and 3-6
Covid guidelines are followed. Instructor and students maintain minimum 6 feet social distance. We developed a safe way for you to learn without the instructor next to you. Five students, maximum. Four registrations required by December 18, 2020 for class to fly.
Reserve your space with the nonrefundable deposit, $150. Reserve your room early! $695 includes room, resort fee and tax. Ask for the special Miracle Swimming rate. The hotel allows us to use its pool in exchange for your stay at the hotel. Fly into Sarasota (SRQ), Tampa (TPA) or Fort Myers (RSW).
Masks required everywhere on the property except your room. Housekeeping does not enter your room during your stay: pick up fresh linens at front desk. Common surfaces are sanitized every two hours around property. Restaurant is not open. Restaurant at sister property is open ½ mile north (Lido Beach Resort).
We recommend that you purchase trip insurance. Allianz is a source. The course fee is nonrefundable with the exception of our Guarantee.
Who Are Our Beginners?
Graduates of our Beginning course are eligible for the Next Step course once they can float and unfloat and roll over in shallow water peacefully.
If you’re not ready, join us for the online Beginning course, to be announced soon.
What Is the Course?
The goal of this course is to become calm in water over your head. You can rest and play in deep water without getting tired for 10 or 15 minutes. If you don’t reach all of this freedom during your class, you may re-take it as many times as you wish.
Where and How?
Hosted in Sarasota, FL
1-1.5 hour, $39
We will decide during or after this class whether to continue and how long the course shall run.