The Grotto pool complex covers three acres and is open 24 hours a day. Towel service and lifeguards are only available from 9:00am – 9:00pm. Guests swimming before or after these hours does so at his/her own risk. The pool is heated, and reaches depths of approx five and a half feet.
There is a sandy area that has a large Seal in the center. Designed for the littler set, toddlers love pressing the button and getting sprayed with water.
Small children are required to wear life jackets if they are using the slide. Life Jackets are free of charge with a room key. You can also rent large alligator floats, tubes and assorted pool items.
The Health Club in the Dolphin is located on the first floor, west side. At the Swan, the Health Club is located near the pool. Both facilities are open daily from 6:00am - 9:00pm. The staff is licensed and certified. The clubs offer a variety of the latest workout equipment and services such as:
The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin also has jogging/walking trails. Guests can pick up a 1, 2, 3, and 4-mile trail map at either health studio.
The Mandara Spa offers a full range of Spa treatments. The Balinese theme provides the tranquil setting. This luxurious facility is located in the Dolphin Resort.
In addition to Spa services, the Mandara is also a full service salon.
Live piano music is offered for the entertainment of the guests at both the Dolphin and Swan resorts. Performances begin at approx 6:00pm. (Times may vary.) There are lounges and Kimono's has karaoke nightly.Disney's Board Walk entertainment district is adjacent to the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotels. This area features a variety of shops, restaurants, carnival games as well as entertainment venues. There's always plenty of action on the Boardwalk.