Pool & Lagoon Service Updates

The Board of Directors is thankful to have been able to open SAMLARC’s Pools and Lagoon for Members’ enjoyment this summer. As the summer season comes to a close, the facilities will shift to off-season services. Please read on for important information regarding the Pools and Lagoon.


  • Pool hours are 6:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. daily for both lap and recreational swim.

  • Lifeguard services will be available from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Labor Day Weekend and Labor Day (Monday, September 7).

  • The Pool Capacity Counter will be available through Monday, September 7.

  • All four (4) Pools will be heated through Sunday, September 27. Beginning Monday, September 28, Arroyo Vista and Altisima pools will remain heated and Solana and Monte Vista Pools will be permitted to warm and cool naturally.


  • Lagoon hours are 11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. daily through Sunday, September 27. The Beach Club facility will enter off-season services (including annual draining and covering of the Lagoon) on Monday, September 28.

  • Beginning Monday, September 28, the Beach Club facility will be open from 6:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. daily. The restrooms will be open for Member use. The Beach Club Office hours will be 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. daily.

  • Lifeguard services will be available through Monday, September 7.

  • The Lagoon Capacity Counter will be available through Monday, September 7.

Members are strongly encouraged to practice social distancing and water safety, as well as adhering to SAMLARC’s Aquatic Facility Rules and COVID-19 Rules. The rules are available HERE and include but are not limited to:

  • Observing social distancing as mandated by the State and County

  • Wearing face coverings when 6 feet of distance cannot be observed

  • No relocation of furniture, or outside furniture (chair umbrellas are permitted within designated sections)

  • Use of Coast Guard approved flotation devices only

  • Recognition that Members are entering this facility on their own volition and enter knowing the risks associated with being in public during the COVID pandemic. Members are aware that we cannot in any way guarantee Members’ health and safety with regards to COVID-19 and Members hold SAMLARC harmless of any transmission.

For questions or further information, please contact Jerry Corpuz, Facilities Operations Manager, at jerry.corpuz@fsresidential.com.

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