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Rancho Oso RV & Camping Resort

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3750 Paradise Road, Santa Barbara, CA 93105
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Montpelier
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I have stayed at Rancho Oso resort twice this winter. The first time we stayed there, my husband and our dog became lost in the rugged mountainous terrain. The wonderful staff organized a search party and, with the help of the Santa Barbara sheriff's department and emergency response and search teams, rescued my husband and dog via... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

All the staff at Rancho Oso are superb. It's truly one the shining star resorts of Thousand Trails. We have visited Rancho Oso many times and every time its a fun adventure. Very quiet and peaceful location. There are no "No Rif Raf" at this resort.

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Bend, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our second time at Rancho Oso in one year. Each time my wife mentioned the superb cleanliness of the restrooms. Petra and Gloria are doing an outstanding job. Unfortunately the lack of Internet and WiFi make this a tough stay for us, since we need access for business. The setting is lovely and the staff helpful. The drive... More 

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Santa Barbara, California
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24 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are new RVers so we didn't know what to expect when we made reservations (super easy) and arrived in our motorhome. Everyone was very helpful in orienting us and provided maps and materials to guide us. We could pick the spot we wanted which was close to the pool, spa and wifi! We have been incredibly pleased with everything...... More 

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San Jose, CA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I got tied up in LA traffic and bad Internet directions. If I had arrived during daylight hours, I might have enjoyed the location more and commented on other items. Rancho Oso seems to be a great place if one is into horses- stables, horse trails, and other horse related activities. Lodge is cozy and open late (11 PM), but... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

RanchoOso was a great experience, everyone was very friendly and helpfull. We can't wait to do it again. Next time we would like to try it in the summer, it was kind of cold in December and we would like to do more activities outside

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Rosamond
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016 via mobile

This is a great location for vacation, this camp ground has it all tent site's, trailer site's, and cabins for those who like 4 wall's. Close to beaches, gambling, shopping. Solvang is a short drive away. Santa Barbara is a wonderful place to shop, eat, surf, boating or just walk around.

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California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2015

Rancho Oso RV Camping & RV Resort Address: 3750 Paradise Rd, Santa Barbara, CA 93105 Phone :( 805) 683-5686 Right next to the Los Padres National Forest and the Santa Ynez River. Directions: Jct Hwy 101/ Hwy 154, go 12 mi on Hwy 154 to Paradise Rd. (1 mi past vista pt.), abrupt right DOWNHILL turn, go 5.5 mi to... More 

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Upland, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2015

A friend and I had an opportunity to bring our horse to this beautiful, but remote, facility in Santa Barbara. The horse had a nice 12x12 foot corral across the road from the covered wagons and TeePee. It was brutally cold once the sun started going down (SoCal-standard version of "cold") but the cabin was warm and cozy. Each of... More 

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2 Thank Nomossgrows
El Cajon, California, Usa
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015

It's a beautiful resort up in the Santa Barbara mountains. We camped in the covered wagons. So much fun! There's horseback riding, hiking, swimming pool, pool table, tennis courts. Very close to Solvang for a day trip.

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