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    El Capitan Canyon

    11560 Calle Real, Santa Barbara, CA 93117-9789
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    Reviewed July 17, 2012

    We spent two nights in a freelance cabin with our teenage boys. The location is fabulous and we had a peaceful stay- young children were further up the canyon which was great. The bed was comfortable and the boys were happy in the loft. The...More

    1  Thank GillybobsGH
    Reviewed July 14, 2012

    Our time was a blast...and grandma has become cool! El Capitan Canyon was ideal for me and my suburban grandkids (and all others, really). Comfy in a 2-bed cabin, with full bath, mini-frige and wet-bar sink, porch looking out to hillside and dry creek. Other...More

    2  Thank sheila g
    Reviewed July 9, 2012

    We stayed for 2 nights at El Capitan for my father's 70th birthday. There were 12 of us total in 3 cabins by the creek. Great choice for a large group gathering comprised of folks from the age 4 all the way to 70 and...More

    2  Thank sfscoutmom
    Reviewed July 7, 2012

    While it is nice to have an upscale "glamping" option, El Capitan is just too expensive for what it offers. The cabins are ok, but not very nicely furnished. That would be alright for lets say $250, but we paid a steep $390 including taxes...More

    3  Thank Angela R
    Reviewed July 6, 2012

    We had an excellent glamping experience, with perfect weather and great friends, so I give this place a 5-star rating because we had such a fantastic long weekend. Keep in mind it's upscale easy back to nature, not the Ritz Carlton. We had a group...More

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    • $60 - $140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 126
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    Isunwin
    July 8, 2016|
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    Response from realocmom | Reviewed this property |
    Bring EVERYTHING you will need to stock a kitchen!!! Also bring: •coffee mugs cuz they only provide paper cups •can opener and wine corkscrew •extra rolls paper towels •bbq tools to clean grate if grilling food on fire... More
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    "We always choose a cabin because we like the private bathroom"
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    "BE sure to bring snacks for your cabin"
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    "Call to get a sense of which rooms were most recently updated as it's hard to tell on the website"
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    "Canyon Queen was perfect for myself and two kids - and we had no problems with noise."
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