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Shoreline Drive and La Marina Drive, Santa Barbara, CA
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All reviewsgreat place for a walkbeach accessdog walkerswalking pathbeautiful walkpublic restroomsbeautiful oceanarts and craftspalm treesbike ridenice beachsunny dayhomeless peoplechannel islandsstate streetpicnicjog
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Great way along the ocean, we rented bikes and cycled parts of it, made food- and swimmingstops whenever and wherever we wanted, would totally recommend that, it was a lovely and absolutely relaxing day!

Thank Marina A
Reviewed 4 days ago

Enjoyed this area very much as a wonderful end to our day during a touring holiday. We were at the opposite end to the beach but it was still walkable within about 30 minutes

Thank Clare F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Probably a nice place during the day time but during the night time, there were rats all over. Since its not easy to see anything with the limited lights available, it was scary and we left quickly.

Thank JeLundgren
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful coastline access in the heart of Santa Barbara. Bathroom facilities. Pay to park but reasonable. Very long so good for walking, running or other activities. Kept clean and nice.

Thank SharonWS1982
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This pleasant park overlooks the ocean on a bluff, walking distance from the hotels west of State Street. It's equipped with a big playground, restroom facilities, informational signs, grills and picnic tables. There are parking lots on either side of the park but, for an...More

Thank Wendy v
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good for a stroll along the coast. Supposedly good place for watching sea animals but we didn't spot any. Lots of dogs (on leashes) and people BBQing/picnicking.

Thank Christina H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to go walking, jogging, or picnic! The ocean views from this park are amazing and it is a great place for friends and families to enjoy.

Thank Jill S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Away from the retail, albeit funky style of Santa Barbara, this park offers the ocean vista and wide white beach view with a nice open path. Very pleasant.

Thank PlatinumHoney
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had not had the chance to visit Santa Barbara on our previous trips - glad to have this time. The park along the front is lovely for a walk.

Thank Harrison_F_Carter
Reviewed August 13, 2018

This is great opportunity for a walk and chance to unwind. The park affords some brilliant photo ops and a chance to interact with tourists and locals alike. The paths have been set up for cyclists and pedestrians and a very good park.

Thank Kelvin L
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Response from expectquality1942 | Reviewed this property |
Hello, Yes, there are a many places for just such an activity. Shoreline is a little louder and more of a picnic feel than other beach spots. So Shoreline is good if you want a place to BBQ and have a "party" kind of... More
April 1, 2015|
Response from Maria M | Reviewed this property |
I wish I knew the answer to that question. I have been there a few times and will go again as my family lives in that area I have always felt that it was just plain luck to see them but if I find out I will post it.