The Santa Barbara area is blessed with a number of very beautiful beaches and each beach has its own distinctive identity and attributes. Whether you want to swim, surf, play volleyball, or just lie in the sun, there’s a stretch of sand for everyone. Some of our beaches are extremely accessible and have lifeguard services and facilities such as restrooms and barbeque pits, while other beaches are more remote and offer greater solitude and adventure.

Click on any of the following photos or beach names for further information on the various beaches in the Santa Barbara community.