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lovetotravelks wrote a review Aug 2020
Bend, Oregon15 contributions3 helpful votes
Great beach!! We spent three nights is Montecito and enjoyed going to butterfly beach each day. Took a long walk on the beach.
Date of experience: July 2020
Al S wrote a review Apr 2020
46 contributions48 helpful votes
Average beach. It appeared it was a dog beach and area for the younger crowd. Many homes on the beach, so I would imagine the beach is their park so to say.
Date of experience: April 2020
5nn wrote a review Feb 2020
Portland, Oregon284 contributions94 helpful votes
This is an amazing site to go to watch the sunset. Viewing the setting sun through the palm trees is stunning. We were able to park alongside the road with no problem.
Date of experience: February 2020
Zangi wrote a review Dec 2019
Santa Barbara, California44 contributions45 helpful votes
I love this Beach and the great wall to sit on or move to the sand and watch for the dolphins. This is one of my favorite things to do is watch the sunset at the beach or in Carpinteria and look for the dolphins as they are generally feeding. This is such a pleasant experience and is one of my special things I love to do. Icget so excited seeing the dolphins and sometimes they put on a show by jumping frivolously in front of you. It is all you can do not to swim out to them.…
Date of experience: December 2019
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Stuart C wrote a review Nov 2019
Rayleigh, United Kingdom2,660 contributions262 helpful votes
To the south of Santa Barbara the beach is a great mix of sand and cliffs and is a great place for a walk or just to take in the scenery. When we were there a whole bunch of artists were busy painting the scene. There are no shops of cafes and parking is in the road by the beach. So if you want somewhere more tranquil than the main beach in Santa Barbara I would recommend this.…
Date of experience: October 2019