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Santa Barbara Golf Club

Open Now: 6:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Open today: 6:00 AM - 8:30 PM
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Nice public course

Beautiful course, friendly reception, a bit crowdy at times, beautiful trees and neture. Not very... read more

Reviewed April 6, 2017
New York City, New York
Great round of golf

On a beautiful sunny day, there is nothing like a round of golf at the Santa Barbara Golf Club... read more

Reviewed June 16, 2015
Estero, Florida
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average22%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Apr 6, 2017
“Nice public course”
Mar 26, 2017
“Watch the prices”
Experience public golf at it's best. The Santa Barbara Golf Club is a well-manicured, impeccably maintained 18-hole regulation par-70 golf course. With sweeping views of the Santa Ynez foothills,Channel Islands and the Pacific Ocean, this...more
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3500 McCaw Ave, Santa Barbara, CA 93105-3265
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Reviewed April 6, 2017

Beautiful course, friendly reception, a bit crowdy at times, beautiful trees and neture. Not very good indication of the holes, easy to play the wrong holes.

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed March 26, 2017

On a recent trip to Santa Barbara to visit grandkids we decided to play this course, Checked GolfNow for pricing and it showed $35 for 18 holes. Reasonable to me. Get there, get charged $34 for 9 holes. The golf course is in OK condition...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

Wow, what a great track. The layout is very good with some interesting elevation changes. Condition of this course in Aug 2015 is superb considering the current drought. Fairways are fully grassed and every lie is spot on. Greens are excellent. Mostly Poa I think...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed June 16, 2015 via mobile

On a beautiful sunny day, there is nothing like a round of golf at the Santa Barbara Golf Club. While visiting my daughter, my son and I spent the early morning at the golf club. The course itself is challenging but not a back breaker....More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank TomH16
Reviewed April 21, 2015

This course is in really good shape for a "municipal" venue, even during Santa Barbara's drought (at the time of this writing). Great prices, too. It generally attracts less-than-scratch golfers, so sometimes the pace of play is a bit slow (thus the four stars), but...More

Date of experience: April 2015
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Reviewed July 4, 2014

Nice place to golf, although right now due to drought, the fairways are quite dry. You can rent clubs for a reasonable price, and they were in great shape. Nice restaurant on premisies. Interesting Sunday buffett...a mix of waffles with a mexican flair!

Date of experience: June 2014
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Reviewed June 15, 2014

Arrived without booking 2 days in a row and managed to get straight on without a fuss. Course was in great condition, greens were true, fairways well looked after. Farirways are generous and there is little rough on most holes to get you in to...More

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank Richard J
Reviewed July 8, 2012

We had a fantastic golf pro that worked with our three boys. His name was Richard Chavez...He did a great job. Patient and knowledgeable. He watched each boy swing, talked to them each individually and corrected each son based on what they needed. He was...More

Date of experience: July 2012
Thank Teresa S
Reviewed June 11, 2012

About average for a municipal course and the locals we played with were very nice and fun too play with.

Date of experience: June 2012
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