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Segway of Santa Barbara

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Address: 16 Helena Ave, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Phone Number: 1-805-963-7672
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THE MOST FUN!

Went with a group of friends this past weekend, three of us were local and one from out of town and we all LOVED it. We had Iver as our tour guide and he was so patient... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 3, 2015
jennifer r
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Parkesburg, Pennsylvania
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Parkesburg, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 NEW

Went with a group of friends this past weekend, three of us were local and one from out of town and we all LOVED it. We had Iver as our tour guide and he was so patient, knowledgeable and hilarious. One of my friends, I won't mention any names (ELLIE) was a little scared at first and Iver helped her... More 

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San Jose, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

My sister and I had Iver all to ourselves on our tour to Butterfly Beach--so lucky! Iver is great fun and very informative but don't let all that humor fool you. This was our first time on a Segway and he made sure we were safe and comfortable. The Segways were an excellent way to enjoy the gorgeous beaches and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Took the Butterfly Beach tour. Mariah was a great guide! Couldn't have been better! Will definitely return for another tour soon.

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Goleta, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

this was our 4th or 5th Segway tour and our 2nd in Santa Barbara and we are LOCALS! We loved seeing our city from the visitor point of view. We did the longest tour = 3 hours, from the beach to the Mission and back. It was AWESOME!! We saw all the high points, all over town. Robert was and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Over the past few years we have taken Segway tours all over the country. We have found them to be an enjoyable way to see a large part of an area in a relatively short time. Segway of Santa Barbara was, hands down, the best tour we have done!!! Robert was our tour guide and we found him to be... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We had a crew of 5 people, a few who were not excited to do a Segway tour and were just talked into it. But Iver is great, personable and a larger than life personality. The segways are fun probably more fun than most people expect and it's a very interactive tour. By the end everyone was smiling even the... More 

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Bakersfield, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

This was our second Segway rental and it just gets better. They are so easy to learn how to ride. Like they say, it is like riding a bike, you never forget. Anyway, we were fortunate to get a GREAT guide- IVER. He has a happy, fun loving and humorous attitude toward life and loves his "job". Very knowledgeable about... More 

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MInneapolis MN
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

My wife and were in Santa Barbra a few years ago and this was the highlight of our day in Santa Barbra. At first we were a little worried about getting the hang of the Segway but we picked it up really fast. We had so much fun zooming around the sidewalks and walking paths that follow the beach. We... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

So, we had to start with the hilarious training video, that shows you how to be a segway doofus. After that you have to not be that doofus else you won't be allowed on the tour. Iver, our guide, was awesome, his knowledge, character and general charm, (as he said hi or some other greeting to allx

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Manhattan, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014 via mobile

Robert took us on a great tour of Santa Barbara! I felt like we got special treatment. I highly recommend this unique and fun experience.

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