POOL FAQ

Q: Are children allowed to be at the pool by themselves?
A: Children must be with their parent or guardian at all times.

Q: If I rent a Cabine, how many guests can I bring with me?
A: Each Cabine reservation comes with a total of 2 guest passes. There is no charge for up to 2 children under 3 years of age. Children under 3 years of age will not receive their own chaise lounge.

Q: Do children age 4 and over have to pay?
A: Yes. Children ages 4 and over must pay standard guest pricing. 

Q: What if my children will be swimming and therefore don’t need a chaise or chair?
A: All guests including children ages 4 and over are required to have a reserved chaise or chair while using the Pool at BOTTAIA. Children ages 3 and under don’t require their own chaise or chair but are required to pay the $15 day pass rate to enter the Pool.

Q: Should I bring my own towels & toiletries?
A: We provide towels to all pool guests as well as shower amenities for those renting a Cabine. Guests cannot bring in outside towels to the Pool at BOTTAIA. 

Q: Is picnicking allowed?
A: We do not allow outside food or drink, as we have our Pool Café + Cocktail Baravailable for guest use. 

Q: Can I bring my own wine or BOTTAIA wine that I purchased at the Winery to the Pool?
A: No. We have BOTTAIA wine alongside a variety of local and imported wines on the menu at the Pool and Pool Café + Cocktail Bar for you to enjoy!

Q: Is the pool pet-friendly?
A: With the exception of service animals specifically verified by the ADA, we do not allow any pets on property. Please keep your pets safe at home as animals left unattended in cars will be dealt with accordingly.

Q: Can I bring a floatation device to the pool?
A: No flotation devices or toys such as rings, noodles or inflatable items of any type are allowed in the pool. Only non-inflatable Coast Guard approved life jackets or certified personal flotation devices or swim suits constructed with non-inflatable flotation supports designed for the size of the child and appropriately secured may be worn in the pool. 

Q: My child needs a flotation device to swim. Is this allowed?
A: Yes, if your child needs help swimming, please note that for safety reasons only US Coast Guard approved life jackets/vests are allowed.

Q: What is your policy for children who are not toilet-trained?
A: We require that all children who are not toilet-trained to wear a swim diaper before entering the pool. 

Q: Is there wine tasting at the pool?
A: Wine tasting is available at the Winery by reservation and is separate from the Pool at BOTTAIA. Guests are welcome to purchase a glass or a bottle of their choice from the Pool Café + Cocktail Bar. 

Q: Can I smoke a cigarette, cigar or e-cigarette at BOTTAIA? / What is your smoking policy?
A: BOTTAIA is a smoke-free property. We have a paved designated smoking area behind the Pool Check-In window for guest use. 

Q: How many Cabines can I reserve?
A: No more than 3 Cabine reservations can be made. Multiple Cabine reservations do not guarantee that lounge chair groups will be together.

Q: Can I purchase extra pool passes for my friends or family so they can use my Cabine?
A: Cabines are intended for the use of 2 guests as well as up to 2 children under the ages of 3 only. Additional guests will need to reserve a Pool Chaise Lounge or a Pool Chair for pool access. Please note, we will do our best to ensure that all chaise lounges and chairs will be near each other. 

Q: Can I purchase additional chaises?
A: Yes! Guests can purchase up to 4 chaise lounges or pool chairs individually.

Q: If there are empty lounge chairs, can I sit in those?
A: Chaise lounges are reserved for Cabine guests and single Chaise pool pass reservations all day. In the event that not all Cabines or Chaise passes are booked, you are welcome to purchase a Cabine or Chaise pool pass for use that day. 

Q: Can I reserve pool passes in advance?
A: Yes! Chaise Lounge Pool passes and Pool Chair passes are available for purchase for single day use online through our website or day of depending upon availability at Pool Check-In.

Q: Can I bring my own speaker?
A: No. We have music playing throughout the pool deck.  

Q: Can I wear my bikini to the Pool Café + Cocktail Bar?
A: No. Guests are required to wear a coverup or other clothing over their swimsuit or swim trunks while dining.

Q: Can I wear a swim coverup at the Winery?
A: No. We require our Tasting Room guests to be in regular attire for access to the Winery. 

PROHIBITED ITEMS

These items are strictly prohibited in the pool area:

Running
Horseplay
Foul language
Breath holding in the pool
Gum
Glass containers
Drugs
Gambling
Tobacco
Vaporizers and e-cigarettes
Water guns or large squirt toys
Lewd, lascivious conduct or similar inappropriate behavior
Swimming, soaking or sun bathing in the nude is prohibited
Only proper swimming suits allowed in pool area – no cut-offs or jeans, no thongs, no see-through suits.