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Where to stay in Santa Barbara Beach?

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Find out more about Santa Barbara Beach

What's Santa Barbara Beach like?

Visitors speak favourably about all that Santa Barbara Beach has to offer, including its waterfront and beach access. Take time to discover this walkable neighbourhood's zoo. Plan a fun excursion to Stearns Wharf and Santa Barbara Harbor. There's plenty more to see, including MOXI, The Wolf Museum of Exploration + Innovation and Cabrillo Pavillion.

How to get to Santa Barbara Beach

Santa Barbara Beach is located 1.5 mi (2.4 km) from the heart of Santa Barbara.

Flying to:

  • Santa Barbara, CA (SBA-Santa Barbara Municipal), 8.8 mi (14.2 km) from Santa Barbara Beach
  • Oxnard, CA (OXR), 30.8 mi (49.6 km) from Santa Barbara Beach
  • Santa Ynez, CA (SQA), 26.2 mi (42.1 km) from Santa Barbara Beach

Things to see and do in and around Santa Barbara Beach

What to see in Santa Barbara Beach

  • Stearns Wharf
  • Santa Barbara Harbor
  • Cabrillo Pavillion
  • Santa Barbara City College
  • Leadbetter Beach

Things to do in Santa Barbara Beach

  • MOXI, The Wolf Museum of Exploration + Innovation
  • Santa Barbara Zoo
  • Santa Barbara Maritime Museum
  • Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History
  • Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History Sea Center

Other popular Santa Barbara Beach attractions

  • Chase Palm Park
  • East Beach
  • Santa Barbara Art Foundry
  • Carriage and Western Art Museum
  • Outdoors Santa Barbara Visitor Center

When is the best time to visit Santa Barbara?

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