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    Santa Barbara Family Vacation Center

    San Rafael Residence Hall, Ucsb, Santa Barbara, CA 93106-0001
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    06/04/2017 06/05/2017
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          Traveler (22)
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          Overview
          • Excellent87%
          • Very good10%
          • Average1%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible0%
          Travelers talk about
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Suites
          Bar/Lounge
          Fitness center
          Kitchenette
          Wheelchair access
          Tennis Court
          Shuttle Bus Service
          Babysitting
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          Courtyard Santa Barbara Goleta
          246 reviews
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          1 - 5 of 168 reviews

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          We've been coming here for years and keep coming back. Not only is the program great for all ages, it's like an annual reunion with the other people that are there. Most people return the same week year after year and you develop life long...More

          Thank blonde00
          Reviewed April 10, 2017

          We have been going every summer here for the last 9 years. Our son LOVES it here. He counts the days until we go again and falls in love with a staffer every year. We go the same week every year and have built great...More

          Thank petdvm
          Reviewed January 7, 2017

          This is hands down best, most fun, and easiest family vacation we have ever had. It is all about the memorable experiences and the endless helpfulness of the staff. Surfing lessons, adult nights out in downtown Santa Barbara, kids-only pizza making trips to a local...More

          Thank Brad F
          Reviewed January 7, 2017

          Just this weekend while on a short weekend getaway with friends, another mom asked me "when will vacation start feeling like vacation?" Since we finally convinced these friends to join us this summer on our third trip to FVC, I told her "THIS S MMER."...More

          1  Thank BuddyBear80
          Reviewed January 4, 2017

          This was a great find! Our friends referred us and my wife is a UCSB Alumni, so it was a natural fit. We have a 3 year old and 1 year old and the day camps gave them stuff to do giving mommy and daddy...More

          Thank goat19821
          Courtyard Santa Barbara Goleta
          246 reviews
          #5 of 11 hotels in Goleta
           
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          2,237 reviews
          #1 of 11 hotels in Goleta
           
          Pacifica Suites Santa Barbara
          672 reviews
          #3 of 11 hotels in Goleta
           
          Best Western Plus South Coast Inn
          615 reviews
          #2 of 11 hotels in Goleta
           
          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Beachfront
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
          • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Breakfast included
          • Babysitting
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Tennis Court
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
          Details
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Kitchenette
          • Number of rooms
          • 68
          • Location
          • United States >
          • California >
          • Santa Barbara
          • Also Known As
          • Santa Barbara Family Vacation Hotel Santa Barbara
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          Traveler (22)
          Pool & Beach (14)
          Room & Suite (4)
          Hotel & Grounds (28)
          Family and Play Areas (8)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          erinb007
          Hi Suzzanne-I have a question about FVC. I am a single mom with a 6 year old daughter and have no doubt it will be amazing for her, yet what I really want is peace and quiet. Are there places to get that ? A special adult pool? It looks very busy in the video I saw, which is great for her...thanks!
          January 14, 2017|
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          Response from Brad F | Reviewed this property |
          Yes! You can absolutely find peace and quiet. You don't have to sign up for the adult activities either, but even still some of those are extremely relaxing and quiet (painting for example). You can sign up your daughter for... More
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          ilovetotravel84
          How is this vacation for older teens? Our son would be 17 when we come here.
          July 14, 2016|
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          Response from linz98144 | Reviewed this property |
          I have younger kids, but met others with older ones when we went(for the second time). They all said their kids had a BLAST and in fact they pretty much didn't see them the entire week.
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          Snufelicious
          Anyone has tips on what are other good items to bring along? We are planning our first trip this year. E.g. - Beach chairs (are these provided?) - Beach towels - Pool toys etc
          May 20, 2016|
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          Response from linz98144 | Reviewed this property |
          All that is helpful. Also bikes and other outdoor toys for kids. We are going to remember a bucket and shovel as well as a picnic blanket this year.
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