Private Swim Lessons in San Diego , CA

Combine a top-rated swim teacher in San Diego, personalized swim lessons, and the convenience of your backyard pool, and you get the best of all worlds. That’s exactly what Sunsational Swim School delivers.

San Diego is all about the water. The U.S. Navy certainly appreciates the deep-water harbor, and tourists flock to the city for its renowned summer weather. Sure, the June gloom can sock in the beaches, but swimming, surfing, and sailing are a huge part of the San Diego way of life.

That’s why infants, toddlers, children and adults alike need to know how to swim. And that’s precisely why Sunsational makes it easy to book San Diego swim lessons. Our mission is to deliver private swim lessons in San Diego that fit your busy lifestyle. Just complete our quick registration form and let Sunsational do the rest. We come to you when and where you want.

Sunsational swim instructors in San Diego develop tailored lesson plans for each student. Whether the student is a beginner who is hesitant to get in the water or a triathlete who wants to work on their stroke, Sunsational students achieve results. We’re so sure of our track record of success that we offer a Sunsational Instructor Guarantee and a Learn-to-Swim Guarantee.

When you choose private swimming lessons in San Diego, you gain countless advantages. You don’t have to fight traffic on I-5. You don’t have to interrupt your day. You don’t have to ferry kids back and forth for a half-hour group swim lesson at different times and with little personalized attention.

But you can schedule lessons back-to-back for multiple kids. You can schedule your toddler in the morning and your school-age kid in the evening. You can do what you need to do while your swim teacher in San Diego focuses on your child and provides the one-on-one instruction that ensures progress.

There’s no time like the present. Book your San Diego swim lessons today!
Private Swim Lessons for Babies
Your baby can begin to learn water safety skills—it’s never too early to start!
Private Swim Lessons for Kids
Our private classes can help your child achieve—and exceed—their swimming goals.
Private Swim Lessons for Adults
Our lessons help even the most reluctant adults to conquer their fears.
Private Swim Lessons for Special Needs
Our one-on-one lessons keep your toddler focused; our instructors make swimming easy and fun.

Why are San Diego Swim Lessons so important?

Drowning is the second leading cause of accidental death in the U.S among children under 14
9 out of 10 drowning deaths occur while a caregiver is present.
75% of children are missing from sight for only five minutes or less
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Benefits of Private Swimming Lessons in San Diego

Water Safety is Our Priority

We understand that pools can be both a joy and a danger. That’s why we work to ensure that students learn water safety skills that will potentially enable them to get to the side of the pool following a fall.

Flexible Scheduling

We work with your timetable. Back-to-back lessons for siblings? No problem. Mornings for your infant and afternoons for your first-grader? Done. Alternate between your pool and your neighbors? That works, too.

Personalized Lesson Plans

Our instructors tailor lessons to meet the student’s needs. One-on-one attention means fewer distractions and more progress. Perfect for everyone from fearful students to lap swimmers.

Convenience of Your Pool

Your time is valuable. Your pool is convenient. When our Sunsational Swim instructors arrive at your door, you can go about your day. No waiting around. No traffic. Zero hassle.

How does Sunsational Swim Work

  • 1
    Register Online
    Tell us your needs so we can match you with the perfect Sunsational Instructor
  • 2
    Get Matched
    Shortly after registering we introduce you to your hand selected instructor who will contact you to schedule lessons
  • 3
    Get Started
    Dive in and begin reaching your swimming goals!

Sunsational Clients Love Our Swimming Lessons

Rated 4.9/5 Stars From Over 900+ Reviews
KIMBERLY D. has been a wonderful instructor to work with. She corresponds with me frequently, is easy to schedule lessons with, and, is always on time. We have had a few schedule changes and KIMBERLY has accommodated us very well. Kimberly is persistent, kind, patient, entertaining and a fabulous teacher. She is teaching our "19 month old" to be water safe, and, after 6 lessons the concept of holding onto the coping of the pool and moving sideways to the steps or climb out of the pool on her own is sinking in. Plus, I can't say enough about Sunsational Swim School, so easy to work with, great staff!!!!! Thank you Sunsational for sending us KIMBERLY!!!!! You truly are LIFE SAVER
This service, and our instructor Emily C. specifically, has been an absolute game changer for our 5yo son, Jack. After just a couple of lessons, Jack was totally comfortable floating by himself and treading water in the pool - a couple lessons after that and the kid is swimming from the shallow end to the deep end (30ft away) all by himself! His confidence is amazing to see and he now plays Marco Polo in the deep end with his older brother and joins the big boy diving games! We could not be happier with the Sunsational Swim School as well as Emily's fantastic attitude and instructor skills.

Heydi is the best swimming instructor we've ever had. She has a keen understanding of the strokes and a great instinct of the building blocks of swimming. She is calm and encouraging and got my 11 year old interested again in swimming lessons. My seven year old skipped to the pool knowing she was coming! He loved his lessons with Heydi! And let's just say, that's not how it was at other swim schools. Thanks Heydi for putting the joy back into swimming for my children!
I am so pleased with our swim lessons this summer! Claire was an excellent swim teacher, who provided the right balance of staying focused and having fun. The kids made so much progress under her instruction. Claire was also very accommodating when our schedule changed.
Kimberly has been a wonderful instructor to my 3-year old son Logan! He loves getting in the water with her for his lessons and has made tremendous progress in a short amount of time. I believe one-on-one is the best way to teach a child to swim because you're not wasting time waiting on the progress of the other children. I will definitely request Kimberly beyond our initial 12-lesson package and plan to start lessons for my 1-year old daughter as well.
I booked a package of 12 semi-private lessons for my 2 children ages 5 and 7. We were paired with Emily C. We were lucky that Emily agreed to come all the way up to Solana Beach. You can't beat the convenience of swimming lessons at home. One can tell that Emily loves teaching swimming. The kids enjoyed her, both progressed and learned a lot. My oldest is ready for a youth Swim Team! I definitely recommend Emily from Sunsational Swim School!
This is my second summer using Sunsational Swim School. Our new instructor, Claire is wonderful! My extremely shy daughter responded well right away to her instruction. She does such a great job making the classes fun and a safe learning environment. Thanks to Claire, my daughter is pool safe!
We had such a great experience with Mia. She did a great job encouraging my 2 year old and adapting her coaching skills to his age level. I saw progress immediately and couldn't have asked for more.
Mary is wonderful with my 3-year-old son! She is patient and observant- she changes up lessons to match his learning style so he learns gently and efficiently. Would definitely recommend Mary!
Nick was fantastic with my 3yo son from day 1. He made the session fun and interactive with lots of cool ways to learn swimming. Thanks Nick for such great lessons this summer. We hope to take future lessons with you.

Private swim lessons vs. Group swim lessons

Private Swim Lessons Group Swim Lessons
30 Minutes 5 Minutes
AVG. # LESSONS TO BECOME A SWIMMER (3YRS+) 8-12 lessons 60+
AVERAGE TIME TO SWIM 2-4 weeks (3-4x week) 1-3 years
(12 private lessons)
(@ $80/month for 1x week)

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