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The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara
5 out of 5
12 km from El Capitan State Beach
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CA $352
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Apr 13 - Apr 14
4.4/5Excellent! (1,231 reviews)

"The property is lovely and with all of the extra amenities like the gym, yoga, hikes etc. it feels more like a wellness/spa kind of destination. It’s a beautiful property - my biggest complaint is the extra fees for room services - the bill at the end of the stay is very hard to reconcile."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 23, 2020

The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara
Beautiful Remodeled Home
16 km from El Capitan State Beach
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4.8/5Exceptional! (4 reviews)
Great place to stay

"I loved the location, so close from the beach. I enjoyed the bikes that we could borrow from the garage. The apartment was perfect for our party of 7. The process to check in and out very easy. I would definitely come back!"…"

Reviewed on Sep. 24, 2019

Beautiful Remodeled Home
3 Room on House Close to the Ocean Hiking Ucsb
Sunny Condo With Water Views on Ellwood Preserve
17 km from El Capitan State Beach
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30 Days in Goleta

"My wife and I enjoyed our stay. The place was just like the pictures. It was perfect for our visit with family in Santa Barbara. Close to shopping and just 20 minutes from our family. It was in a quiet neighborhood. You are close to the airport. The Santa Barbara airport isn't busy and there wasn't ..."…"

Reviewed on Apr. 21, 2019

Sunny Condo With Water Views on Ellwood Preserve
Newly Remodeled 2 Bedroom 2 Bath Near Ucsb & Beach
The Barn at Refugio Ranch Vineyards
Gracewood Ranch House
17 km from El Capitan State Beach
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Everything you’ll need

"Very private and spacious. A nice rental for an older home."…"

Reviewed on Jun. 8, 2019

Gracewood Ranch House
Courtyard Santa Barbara Goleta
3 out of 5
18 km from El Capitan State Beach
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CA $240
per night
Apr 24 - Apr 25
4.4/5Excellent! (473 reviews)

"Very nice property that has been updated and has a great courtyard area. Room was very clean and comfortable. The parking fee is not justified - this is not a city hotel where parking is at a premium."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 13, 2020

Courtyard Santa Barbara Goleta
Lovely 2 Bedroom 1.5 Bath Townhouse Close to Ucsb
Hilton Garden Inn Santa Barbara / Goleta
3 out of 5
18 km from El Capitan State Beach
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CA $251
per night
Apr 21 - Apr 22
4.3/5Excellent! (368 reviews)

"Rooms were spacious and clean. Easy parking and the roof top is super cool."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 29, 2020

Hilton Garden Inn Santa Barbara / Goleta
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El Capitan State Beach is located in Goleta. This family-friendly area is known for its beautiful beaches and sporting events. Goleta is home to 14 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something with the amenities you're looking for.

Things to See and Do Near El Capitan State Beach

Now that you've visited El Capitan State Beach, you can discover the sights within a few miles of the area.

A visit to Refugio State Beach is worth the trip when you're visiting. You might also stop by Sandpiper Golf Club, located 7.1 mi (11.4 km) from El Capitan State Beach, or Goleta Butterfly Grove which is 7.7 mi (12.4 km) away.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around El Capitan State Beach?
El Capitan State Beach is located in Goleta. This family-friendly area is known for its beautiful beaches and sporting events. Goleta is home to 21 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something that’s perfect for your stay.
What's the best place to stay near El Capitan State Beach?
The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 5-star hotel offers a winery and 3 outdoor pools. You’ll find it 6.3 mi (10.2 km) from El Capitan State Beach. Other good options in the area include Hotel Corque and Hilton Garden Inn Santa Barbara / Goleta.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near El Capitan State Beach, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of hotel reservations are fully refundable provided that you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If you have a non-refundable reservation, you might be able to cancel it and be given a refund within 24 hours of booking. Plug in dates and click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to review the best options available near El Capitan State Beach.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip in the area near El Capitan State Beach?
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