Golf Communities

A golf lover’s paradise known for its world-class resort amenities

Welcome to Santa Barbara’s Golf Amenities

Santa Barbara, California, is a popular destination for golf enthusiasts due to its abundance of high-quality golf courses and facilities. The area offers a wide range of options for golfers of all skill levels, from challenging championship courses to more relaxed and scenic options. Many of the courses are set against the stunning backdrop of the Santa Ynez Mountains, providing a beautiful and serene setting for a day of golfing. Santa Barbara is also home to several world-class golf resorts, offering luxurious accommodations and amenities for golfers seeking a decadent lifestyle.

The real estate market near Santa Barbara's golf resorts is thriving, featuring a wide range of options for anyone looking to own a piece of the luxurious golf lifestyle. Buyers can choose from single-family homes, condominiums, townhouses, and more—all with convenient access to the area's best golf courses. With its beautiful surroundings, high-end amenities, and convenient access to world-class golf courses, Santa Barbara is a great destination for any golf enthusiast looking to invest in luxury real estate.

What to Love

  • Proximity to Los Angeles
  • Challenging and diverse golf courses
  • Stunning natural landscapes
  • World-class resort amenities
  • Luxurious real estate
  • Proximity to the ocean

Local Lifestyle

The golf clubs in Santa Barbara reflect the city's affluent and active lifestyle. Many of the golf clubs in the area are private and exclusive, catering to a well-heeled clientele. However, there are also several public courses that are open to the general public. Despite the exclusivity of some of the clubs, the golfing community in Santa Barbara is known for its sense of camaraderie and inclusivity. Many clubs host regular events and tournaments that bring together golfers of all skill levels. These events often include social activities and community-building initiatives, such as charity auctions and fundraisers.

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

Toma Restaurant & Bar is a popular dining spot that offers delicious Mediterranean fare in a chic and modern atmosphere. The restaurant's menu includes a wide range of dishes—including fresh seafood, pasta, and signature cocktails. 

Renowned for its flavorful tapas, craft cocktails, and airy outdoor patio, Loquita Santa Barbara is another great option for anyone seeking a lively night out in Santa Barbara. The restaurant also offers a variety of wood-fired dishes and seasonal paellas.

Blackbird is a high-end restaurant that offers an elevated dining experience in a beautiful setting. The restaurant's menu highlights a range of New American dishes made from locally-sourced seafood, meat, and produce.

Finally, Coast Village is a popular shopping destination offering chic boutiques, galleries, and other retail options. The village is known for its high-end stores, offering a wide range of fashion, beauty, and home goods.

Things to Do

Glen Annie Golf Club is a challenging course surrounded by the impressive Santa Ynez mountains. The course consists of well-manicured greens, strategic bunkering, and plenty of water hazards to keep golfers on their toes. 

Sandpiper Golf Club is another popular option in Santa Barbara. The course is known for its challenging layout and beautiful surroundings, with ocean views from several holes. 

The Santa Barbara Golf Club offers a great value for golfers looking to play a round in the area. The course is enhanced by plush fairways, strategically placed bunkers, and challenging greens.

The Birnam Wood Golf Club is another top-rated club in Santa Barbara. In addition to golf, the club also offers a variety of other amenities, such as tennis courts, swimming pools, and dining facilities.

If this wasn’t enough to satisfy you, the Valley Club of Montecito offers a championship-level golf course with rolling hills, meandering streams, and stunning views of the Santa Ynez Mountains. 

The Montecito Club is a private club located in the heart of Santa Barbara. The club has a challenging course designed by renowned architect Jack Nicklaus. The course features rolling hills, mature trees, and coastal mountain views. In addition to golf, the club also offers a variety of other amenities, such as tennis courts, a swimming pool, and dining facilities.

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