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Our membership pricing varies based on age and residency status. We also offer military discounts on our family and individual memberships. View complete pricing below. Memberships may only be purchased in-person directly at Das Rec.
Residents are defined as individuals whose primary residence is within the corporate city limits of New Braunfels.
GIS General Reference Map will be used to verify residency.
(up to 4 family members)
$52 Monthly (with Military Discount)
$24 Monthly (with Military Discount)
(ages 15 and under/60+)
(up to 4 family members)
$62 Monthly (with Military Discount)
$27 Monthly (with Military Discount)
(ages 15 and under/60+)
Family Day Pass
(up to 4 people)
Single Day Pass
(60+ / 15 and under)
Memberships may only be purchased in-person directly at Das Rec.
Acceptable documents for proof of residency:
Valid driver’s license
Current NBU statement with photo ID
Other current utility statements with photo ID
Rental contract with photo ID
Family memberships are designed for up to four family members residing in the same household, regardless of age. If you have more than four family members living in your household, you may add additional members. The cost to add on additional members to a family membership is $12/additional member.
Children ages 2 and under are free and do not need a Das Rec membership to use the facility.
Military Discounts are now available! Please be ready to present military ID at time of registration to receive a discount. Acceptable forms of military ID are available here. Military discount may not be combined with any other discounts and does not apply to senior discount.
We understand that sometimes, issues arise. Membership cancellation and suspension requests must be submitted using the form below. Requests will not be accepted verbally or by means other than a completed membership cancellation form:
Das Rec Membership Suspension/Cancellation Request
Make fitness a part of your benefits package! Healthy, happy people are good employees. Companies that offer corporate fitness membership options see benefits such as increased morale, productivity, retention, and reduced health care costs. At Das Rec, we are committed to helping companies get their employees moving, feeling great, and reducing potential health risks. And we do it while having fun and keeping employees coming back for more! Fill out our corporate membership application to get started!
The Das Rec Corporate Membership benefits:
Employees receive a 10% discount on individual or family membership fees.
Das Rec memberships are all-inclusive, giving employees access to the Fitness Floor, Gymnasium, Aquatic Facility Group Exercise classes, and Kinder Care childcare services.
Companies receive access to Lunch & Learn events to emphasize personal health traits.
Employees of companies located within the New Braunfels city limits will receive the “resident rate” for their membership, regardless of home address.
Companies located outside of the city limits will receive discount rates off the “non-resident rates”.
Companies receive a 50% discount on meeting room rentals. Subject to availability*.
Payroll deduction option for membership fees.
Must have 20+ employees
Must be able to process membership enrollment internally
Company point of contact (POC) for all changes in employment. Das Rec will verify employment every quarter.
Get Started Today
Complete our Corporate Membership Application (PDF) and email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
To receive more information on how to become a corporate member, to set up a tour, or request information regarding on-site visits or health fairs, contact email@example.com
The Das Rec Scholarship Program provides fee assistance to New Braunfels residents with financial hardships and grants the opportunity to experience Das Rec programs and services at a reduced rate.
We will accept fee assistance applications for 2023 throughout the month of April (April 1-30, 2023). Applications must be completed with the appropriate support documentation to be considered. Das Rec Management will review and process applications, award recipients will be notified the week of May 10th.
Award Periods for Membership
Das Rec will honor two award periods per fiscal year for financial assistance of memberships. Applications will be accepted in October of each year, for awards effective the week of November 10th and April of each year, for awards effective the week of May 10th.
Awards Periods for Programs
Das Rec will accept applications for financial assistance for youth volleyball and youth basketball leagues. Youth basketball applications will be accepted the month of October, for the league starting in January. Youth volleyball applications will be accepted the month of June, for the league starting in September.
For complete information, download the Fee Assistance Application (Fillable PDF).
Code of Conduct
All members, participants and/or spectators at Das Rec, New Braunfels Recreation Center are expected to demonstrate courtesy and respect, behave in a responsible manner, exercise self-discipline, respect the rights and privileges of other participants, respect the property of others and city property, cooperate and assist city staff in maintaining safety, order and discipline.
All members, participants and/or spectators at Das Rec will be disciplined for unacceptable behavior including but not limited to the following:
Endangering the health and safety of other members, participants, patrons or staff.
Disrupting a program or creating a disturbance at a facility.
Continuous refusal to follow program and/or facility rules and guidelines.
Use of verbal harassment, profanity, vulgarity, obscenity, or racial slurs.
Blatant disrespect of staff and program or facility rules and guidelines.
Damage, vandalism, or theft of private or City facilities, equipment or supplies.
Possession or use of illegal substances or medication, including the use of alcohol or smoking.
Inappropriate or offensive attire. Attire must be appropriate, including swimsuits only in the pool area, and shoes, shorts and shirts in other areas of the facility. Attire that is too revealing and clothing which displays obscene or offensive words or pictures is not allowed.
Weapons such as, but not limited to knifes, clubs, brass knuckles or threats of these weapons is prohibited.
Gang activity including display or possession of symbols, hand signals, soliciting membership, intimidating or threatening and individual, wearing or displaying colors or items of dress, etc.
Inappropriate display of affection, including but not limited to prolonged kissing and touching of any private area of the body.
Loitering is not permitted in or outside of Das Rec.
Cell phone use is not allowed in the locker rooms; please be courteous and refrain from talking on your cell phone while using the wellness floor.
Supervisory staff has final say on all rule interpretations and may adapt rules if they feel safety is a concern to any patron.
Individuals who chose to disobey the code of conduct or behave unacceptably may be subject to the following types of discipline: conference with supervisory personnel, conference with supervisory personnel and parent or legal guardian for minors, restitution (if applicable), seven day suspension, 30 day suspension, suspension for the year, or other amount of time determined by Das Rec, New Braunfels Recreation Center supervisory personnel.
Program and/or membership fees will not be refunded for any person removed from a program, league or facility due to violation of the code of conduct. Some programs and/or leagues may have stricter or more detailed behavior policies.
Das Rec, New Braunfels Recreation Center supervisory personnel reserves the right to contact law enforcement at any time in cases of misbehavior. In extreme cases of misbehavior Das Rec, New Braunfels Recreation Center supervisory personnel may issue a criminal trespassing warning.
If a complaint is made by a member, participant and/or spectator about another member, participant and/or spectator regarding the code of conduct, supervisory personnel on duty must investigate the issue and discipline the member(s), participant(s) and/or spectator(s) appropriately.
Purpose: To establish specific guidelines and procedures for the appropriate code of conduct at Das Rec, New Braunfels Recreation Center.
If a complaint is made by a member, participant and/or spectator about another member, participant and/or spectator in regard to the code of conduct, supervisory personnel on duty will investigate, discipline the member(s), participant(s) and/or spectator(s) appropriately and complete an incident report and/or an expulsion report.
Supervisory personnel may view the surveillance system to assist them with their investigation.
Supervisory personnel will call parent or legal guardian and inform him/her of the incident if the individual is under the age of eighteen.
Supervisory personnel may give parties involved a warning but still must fill out an incident and or expulsion report.
Supervisory personnel may call the New Braunfels Police Department for assistance.
Membership Cancellation Policies
Annual Paid-in-Full Membership Refund Policy
Annual Paid-in full Membership Passes may be refunded at a prorated based on the number of months that have elapsed since the membership was purchased and calculated at the membership rate. An administrative processing fee of $25.00 will be assessed on all annual membership refunds after the initial 30 days. No refunds will be given on expired annual memberships, or for unused time passed in the membership period prior to the date the refund request is received. Payments made by credit card must be refunded in person to the same card type. If the original payment was made by cash or check, you will receive a refund check in 2-4 weeks. No cash refunds will be given.
Annual Paid-in-Full Membership 30-Day Opt Out Period Policy
Annual Paid-in-Full Pass holders have 30 days from the date of purchase to request a refund without incurring an administrative processing fee. Requests must be submitted in writing using the applicable form and include the Primary Household contact or Membership Pass Holder's first and last name. One month, based on the monthly membership rate will be deducted from the amount originally paid, Payments made by credit card must be refunded in person to the same card type. If the original payment was made by cash or check, you will receive a refund check in 2-4 weeks. No cash refunds will be given.
Monthly Membership Cancellation Policy
The monthly membership will remain in full force until a membership cancellation form is submitted to Das Rec, New Braunfels Recreation Center. There will be no refunds if the membership cancellation form is submitted AFTER the payment due date and the card/account on file was billed for the month. Access to the facility is permitted through the last day of the month of the cancellation. Membership privileges terminate on the first day of the month following the East month paid for.
Monthly Program/Activity-Cancellation Policy
The monthly program/activity payment will remain in full force for the calendar year until a cancellation form is submitted to Das Rec, New Braunfels Recreation Center. There will be no refunds if the membership cancellation form is submitted AFTER the payment due date and the card/account on file was billed for the month. Access to the program/activity is permitted through the last day of the month of the cancellation.