Join the Dolphin Club


We are accepting new members once a month.

To become a member of the Dolphin Club, please join us at our regular Board of Governors meeting on the third Wednesday of each month.

Plan to arrive by 6 pm to complete the application and please plan to stay for a few hours to attend orientation and the Board of Governors meeting. Please be on time and plan to stay. Those who arrive after the start of the new member orientation will not be accepted for membership

Please bring a check made payable to Dolphin Club for $381.50.  This includes $127 initiation fee, and $254.50 for your first six months dues.

The Dolphin Club offers a discount for Seniors (over 65). If you qualify for Senior Membership, please write a check for $356.  ($127 for initiation,  and $229 for your first six months of member dues.)

Dolphin Club Annual Dues & Fees:

  • Regular Dues $509
  • Senior Dues $458
  • Out of Town (more than 100 miles from SF) $127
  • Initiation $127
  • Life Member Lockers $150
  • Regular and Senior Member lockers $100

Public Access

The Dolphin Club and South End Club buildings are owned by the S.F. Recreation and Parks Department and leased to the clubs. Both facilities are open to the public on alternate days each month, Tuesday through Saturday, for a daily fee of $10.00. Sign the waiver and deposit it and your cash or check in the box at the entrance and sign the log book. Ring doorbell for access.

The Dolphin Club is open to the public on alternating days with the South End Club, next door.

January, March, May, July, September, November: TuesdayThursday, and Saturday

February, April, June, August, October, December: Wednesday and Friday

Closed to the public Sundays and Mondays.