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Santa Barbara Sailing Center

302 West Cabrillo Blvd, At the Santa Barbara Harbor, Next to the Launch Ramp, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
+1 805-962-2826
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Wonderful!

Our son booked this beautiful cruise for us last weekend. We all enjoyed it every much. The crew... read more

Reviewed August 17, 2016
614Abigail
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Simi Valley, California
Lovely sunset sail, reasonable price

We chose this sunset cruise because they offered a discount for our three college students, it was... read more

Reviewed August 10, 2016
Linda G
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Temecula, California, United States
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We are Santa Barbara’s premier destination for on-the-water fun! Learn to sail, charter a sailboat with a captain, rent a variety of sail and power boats or enroll in a Liveaboard Instructional Vacation to the world-famous Channel Islands National Park. We also offer a wide variety of public sailing cruises in which you'll experience an array of marine life as well as spectacular views of the coastline. If you're looking for a little adventure, rent your own kayak or stand-up paddle board or go on your own private excursion with one of our guides. We will see you on the water!
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  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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302 West Cabrillo Blvd, At the Santa Barbara Harbor, Next to the Launch Ramp, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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+1 805-962-2826

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Reviewed August 17, 2016

Our son booked this beautiful cruise for us last weekend. We all enjoyed it every much. The crew was super nice; they had wine for purchase; the crew provided fun facts which were very interesting. I would highly recommend this 2 hour cruise.

Thank 614Abigail
Reviewed August 10, 2016

We chose this sunset cruise because they offered a discount for our three college students, it was well worth it! Nice staff and boat.

Thank Linda G
Reviewed August 10, 2016

We rented a speedboat (Whaler) with captain for 2 hours. Our captain Colton was great. He took us on a tour up towards Goleta and we saw hundreds of dolphins, some sealions etc. He told us facts about SB and the saline and he let...More

Thank viberg2016
Reviewed August 10, 2016

We went out last night on this catamaran and it was so lovely. Great music, relaxing sail, drinks and snacks available. Great view of Santa Barbara from the water. Saw some seals on the buoys, which were cute. Plus - the 1 1/2 hours was...More

Thank SDC372
Reviewed August 9, 2016

We took the family on the sunset cruise with live jazz. Everyone enjoyed the sail around the harbor and shore line. It was very relaxing a perfect way to spend the evening.

Thank Tanya S
Reviewed July 18, 2016

We flew into LAX on July 1st and headed to Santa Barbara. Our first stop on our Southern California trip. We took the Friday evening jazz and sunset sail on the Double Dolphin. It was very relaxing and well paced. The sunset was very nice...More

Thank Dan R
Reviewed June 1, 2016

My plan had been to rent a sailboat - and I'd been browsing their excellent website in anticipation but there was no wind that morning. That makes for perfect SUP'ing weather, especially for a first timer. Service and location both excellent, great views out on...More

Thank Mehmet K
Reviewed May 29, 2016

'Sorry to say that this was a total disappointment. I came in from Phoenix to visit friends and chose the wrong way to see the Santa Barbara coastline. When I go this year, we are going to go out on the the fancier line with...More

Thank Barry C
Reviewed May 28, 2016

Chillin for a couple of hours on a boat, sipping champagne,watching the sunset, listening to jazz. What a terrific way to spend the evening. The crew was so nice, the boat clean, and there was just the right amount the right of passengers for comfortable...More

Thank Fatchihuahua
Reviewed May 20, 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed whale watching west coast style aboard a large catamaran sailed by a friendly and casual crew who offered blankets and gloves to combat the cool ocean air. Spent some time watching a pair of humpback whales surfacing and diving en route to Alaska for...More

Thank Gail G
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Response from KelseaMike | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is a group activity on one of the bigger sail boats with a professional guide/team running it. But you could rent your own boat to go solo if you wanted.
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