Ready to soak up some Santa Barbara sun? Find your perfect beach. Up for a picnic? Feel like lounging and watching the kids build a sand castle? Want to launch a kayak or learn to surf? Ready to take on some world-class waves? The Santa Barbara coast has got you covered.
Take in a romantic sunset at this west-facing beach, across from the Four Seasons Biltmore in Montecito. 1260 Channel Dr.
A locals' favorite, with a nice wide beach, great for families. Shopping and food on nearby Santa Claus Lane. Just north of Carpinteria.
AKA Hendry's, this beach is dog friendly, has great sunsets, tide pools and bluffs. Dine at The Boathouse. 2981 1/2 Cliff Dr.