How to Right Size Your Swim Spa

Looking for the right sized swim spa for your home?

Choosing the perfect swim spa for your family is an exciting journey. It’s an investment that promises endless hours of enjoyment, relaxation, and health benefits. But with so many options available, how do you ensure you’re selecting a swim spa that’s just the right size for your family’s present and future needs? Let’s check out some key considerations of Endless Pools® swim spas to help you make the perfect choice.

Understanding Swim Spa Size

The smallest of all of the Texas Hot Tub Company swim spas, the Endless Pools RecSport® Recreation System, also known as the R-Series, is tailored for families who desire a swim spa that blends recreational swimming with relaxation. The gentle current is suitable for leisurely swims and water activities, making it an excellent choice for family fun. Although it has a smaller footprint, its spacious interior design ensures that everyone in the family can enjoy the water together, and the hydrotherapy jets provide a relaxing massage experience. The RecSport Recreation System’s compact design makes it an ideal addition to a variety of outdoor areas, and its easy maintenance means more time enjoying and less time cleaning. It’s a fantastic year-round entertainment option for the whole family, offering a temperature-controlled environment for use in all seasons​.

The Endless Pools X-Series SwimCross® Exercise System is designed for those who seek a versatile and comprehensive medium-sized aquatic solution. It caters to a wide range of levels and goals with various exercise options, including swimming, resistance training, and low-impact exercises. The hydrotherapy jets offer a soothing massage, making it perfect for relaxation and recovery after a workout. Its compact and efficient design makes it suitable for various outdoor spaces, ensuring that it can be a perfect addition to any backyard. The X-Series models are ideal for those who want a year-round fitness solution, as they can be used regardless of the weather, thanks to their adjustable water temperature. With comprehensive after-sales service and support, owning an X-Series SwimCross® Exercise System is a wonderful experience​​​.

The Endless Pools E-Series Fitness System® is the ultimate choice for those who demand a high-performance amenity with superior swim spa health benefits. It’s designed specifically for a full-body workout, with options for swimming, aqua jogging, and family time together. The hydrotherapy jets provide a perfect way to relax and relieve stress after an intense workout. Its space-saving design is a significant advantage, requiring much less space than traditional pools. The E-Series allows consistent and convenient use, offering dual-zone areas with separate temperatures to swim and soak. It’s customizable, with adjustable currents to suit various exercise intensities and personal preferences, ensuring a tailored fitness experience. Additionally, its eco-friendly design, with reduced water and energy requirements, makes it a smart choice for environmentally conscious homeowners.

Accommodating Your Family’s Needs

Do any of these swim spa series or models stand out to you?

When considering the size of your swim spa, consider your family’s size and how you plan to use it. A 14-foot swim spa is usually more than sufficient for families with small kids, singles or couples, or those under six feet tall, offering optimal results for swimming against the current. Look for a size that allows enough room for each family member to enjoy the spa without feeling cramped.

Versatility of Activities

Swim spas are incredibly versatile, serving as the ideal pool for hydrotherapy, physical fitness, relaxation, and good old-fashioned pool fun. With customizable options, you can tailor your swim spa to fit your family’s specific needs and preferences, ensuring that everyone gets the most out of this fantastic investment.

Planning for the Present and Future

Before taking the plunge into swim spa ownership, consider both your current and future needs. Your desires for your swim spa might evolve as your family grows and changes. By planning accordingly, you can ensure that your swim spa continues to bring joy and health benefits to your family for many years to come.

Swim Spa Expert Advice and Experience

When making the important decision of swim spa size, it’s wise to seek the guidance of professional experts. And you know the best way to do that? With a test soak and swim in one of our Endless Pools swim spas at Texas Hot Tub Company, your local swim spa dealer! Bring your swimsuit, relax, and experience the benefits firsthand to make the best decision for your family’s present and future needs.

Choosing the right-sized swim spa is about more than just dimensions. It’s about considering the activities you plan to enjoy, the space that fits your family right, exercise accessories, and ergonomic seating for impactful hydrotherapy. By keeping these tips in mind, you’ll be well on your way to selecting a swim spa that brings endless health benefits and family enjoyment for years to come. Looking for a swim spa store near me? Visit your nearest Texas Hot Tub Company location to explore your options and get expert advice on the swim spa that’s right for you.


The 2019 Limelight Collection Owner’s Manual will help you understand your spa’s features, and answer questions you might have regarding spa operation, water care, and maintenance. There is also a troubleshooting section included for your convenience.  

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