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Butterfly Beach

Montecito, CA
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Montecito, CA
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1 - 10 of 98 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful beach, not crowded, easily accessible by stairs. Great place for a morning run. This beach is nice for children, dogs, artists and walker/runners.

Thank Sharmhaynes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Our family of four visited this beach during our stay in Santa Barbara and really enjoyed the several hours that we spent there. It's a lovely beach with plenty of walking space, and our kids especially loved the area closer to the Biltmore (which is...More

1  Thank Jarod L
Reviewed 17 March 2017

The sand is warm, the ocean bracing and we did spot a sea lion in the pounding waves. We gawked at the cabana club, an Art Deco beauty where the elite lounge around the Olympic- sized pool and probably dream of balls and BBQ' on...More

Thank Eli B
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Really easy to get to Santa Barbara or Montecito. Free parking (it will get really busy on a weekend late morning on) and steps away from the beach. Best at low tide for a long walk, but almost always wonderful to access the ocean. Steps...More

Thank expectquality1942
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Spent the latter part of the day walking and running on beach with neighbors dog (very pet friendly) but don't forget to clean up . I believe poop bags are available so NO excuses. Easy to walk, plenty of rocks and stumps to sit on....More

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Nice Bea h close to the lovely town of Montecito. Not paticulary warm when we were there but if you place yourself out of the breeze it was lovely. Dog friendly beach but owners were very responsible

Thank Capta1n57
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Beautiful, quiet, majestic beach....across from the Biltmore Hotel (which I like to think of as my ladies room near the beach).......go for the lovely walks and the beautiful sunsets. I live in Santa Barbara and I always feel like I am on vacation at Butterfly...More

Thank Sheryl223
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Beautiful, unspoiled beach with plenty of free parking. Just lovely. No bathrooms available for the public.

Thank panpanda
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

If you have a few hours bike from the volleyball courts in East Beach, past the zoo and bird refuge lake, around the historic cemetery, to the beautiful Butterfly Beach. This is one of my favorite beaches in Santa Barnara. If the tide is low,...More

Thank Allison W
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

This is one of my favorite beaches to walk. Especially at low tide I park at the Biltmore on the road and then walk to the East (left) You can walk a long ways and enjoy the surf and homes and dogs and people Do...More

Thank glarrance
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