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Leadbetter Beach

402 E Ortega St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-1635
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good41%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
19 Aug 2017
“Usually Parking but No Dogs allowed”
13 Jul 2017
“Worth Being A Little Out of the Way”
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402 E Ortega St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-1635
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Reviewed 8 March 2018

Compared to all the other beaches we visited in SB, this one, while nice, was the dirtiest. We didn't spent any time here but we went past it on the path.

Thank intlwanderlust
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Reviewed 19 August 2017

Shoreline Cafe is at Leadbetter which is good for a quick take out, especially their corn dogs! and they have BBQ set ups on the beach. We took our dog and kept her on the leash for a beach party and didnt have a problem.

Thank Offthebeatenpath011
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

Planned to hold a beach bridal shower in Santa Barbara during Solstice weekend celebrations. When we arrived, the beach by the Stearns Wharf was already taken up by tournaments and other festivities. We drove just a little ways down the road to Leadbetter and found...More

Thank Jessica S
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Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Parking is convenient. You self pay. The machine takes plastic, but it wasn't working when we were there. So be sure to bring cash. It's different than a so cal beach, it's a little more cold and lots of kelp. However, a great beach to...More

Thank rlepson
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Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

My girl friends and I had a great time at this beach! We visited in mid-May, so the water was too chilly to be in for long, but it was enough for a quick dip. We picked this beach because of the restroom access and...More

Thank CrystalAnn56
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Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Water, wide sandy stretch, grass with palms and picnic tables, parking ($2/hr) then the street. Restrooms and a bistro near by. Best beach in SB in my opinion.

Thank Frederick R
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Reviewed 31 October 2016

This beach is on the other side of the marina and is less crowded. There is a restroom and parking. It's a nice place to spend time at.

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Reviewed 14 April 2016

Had my birthday celebration at my PERFECT setting!!!! The BEACH!!!!!!!! PERFECT night at the PERFECT place!!!

Thank Love2Travel952
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Reviewed 9 April 2016

Leadbetter Beach is a popular area for locals and visitors alike to enjoy being on the beach and appreciating the constantly beautiful weather in Santa Barbara as you enjoy the ocean and sand.

Thank buffalojim67
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Reviewed 31 October 2015

With restaurants and a yacht club nearby, this beach is easy to get to and has plenty of parking. Huge sand and surf, Palm trees and hills as photo background, and a working marina with seabirds. Perfect for a sunset stroll - saw several professional...More

Thank minimuffinlover
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