Mermaid Swimming Lessons and Parties

Mermaid Lessons

Mermaids UK Bristol now offer Mermaid lessons  for children aged 6 and above who meet the required swimming level and can demonstrate these in a swim test before their first lesson. Mermaid lessons last 45 minutes.

Lessons are aimed to develop mermaiding skills  them become a highly skilled mermaid/merman who could enjoy one of our mermaid experience or party!

Current lesson days, times and locations

Monday 6.45pm-7.30pm Barley Close School, Mangotsfield, Bristol (April-November months)

Next Course September 3rd – October 22nd – 8 week course

Wednesday 6pm-6.45pm Stonar School, Atworth, Melksham (Term time only)

Saturday 11.30am-12.15pm Stonar School, Atworth, Melksham (Term time only)

MermaidLessons cost £15. If you have your own tail bring it along and the instructor will see if it meets Mermaids UK required standards.

Get in touch to book in for a unique lesson your little ones wont forget!

As well as lessons, First Strokes also offer Mermaid Parties.

These are 1-2 hour Parties with 6 participants per party who meet the mermaid swimming prerequisites – found on their FAQs page!

All Mermaid UK Bristol parties include, hire of tail and mono fin.

General Party Structure
  • Safety talk and swim test
  • Choose from one of the vibrant tails
  • Mermaid make up and head garland to match tail
  • Pool side pictures in our GIANT clam shell with pearl (taken by the team which will then be sent to the party organiser via email)
  • Enter pool in tails
  • Explore the magical world of mermaiding with games and mermaid skills and tricks
  • Underwater pictures and videos taken by the team


1 hour party – £150

2 hour party – £230

Additional participants can be discussed, this comes with a fixed additional cost per participant. Added extras such as party bags can also be provided at an additional cost. If your child has their own tail they are more than welcome to use it at a party, as long as it meets the required standards set by Mermaids UK.

Parties can be provided at both pools

Barley Close, Mangotfield, Bristol (April-November months)

Stonar School, Atworth, Melksham – All year

For all party enquires, fill out an enquiry form or email