Live Your Mermaid Dream!

  Selkie Mermaid Swim School at Smugglers' Notch Resort in Vermont!

Imagine! You, swimming with the ease and grace of a seal! Your body as one fluid muscle, gliding through the three dimensions of underwater. Come and learn the safe way to swim like a mermaid, from Red Cross certified instructors and lifeguards. The giggles and glow of enormous fun await you! A terrific way to strengthen your core!

Mermaid Party

Selkie Mermaid School Is Open in Vermont!   

Who? Everyone, girls  & boys aged 7 and up, teens, adults, no age maximum. Must be able to swim.

What? Introductory classes, private lessons, parties

Where?  Smugglers' Notch, on Rt. 108 south of Jeffersonville VT

When?  During the summer, lessons are offered three days a week and are open to the public. During spring and fall, private lessons and parties are available.

How?  During the summer, register by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by phone 802-644-1293 (Guest Services). At other times, you can also reach the owner, Elaine at 802-851-8357.

Cost? The cost is only $40 for an hour of instruction which includes the rental of the tail.

         Parties/Groups:        $300 for seven participants, $30 for each additional person. Details here

         Private lessons: Non-holiday: $105 first person, $75 per additional person, $75 per additional hour.
                                Holiday: $125 first person, $75 per additional person, $75 per additional hour.


Wondering what a 'selkie' is?

Wikipedia: "Selkies  are mythological creatures found in Scottish, Irish, and Faroese folklore. Similar creatures are described in the Icelandic traditions. Selkies are said to live as seals in the sea but shed their skin to become human on land."