About Butterfly Beach:
Butterfly Beach is a favorite beach of Santa Barbara residents. It's a long, sandy beach with a gentle slope, a good place to walk or to play in the waves. Dogs can run off leash here, and you'll often find lots of them running around and enjoying themselves.
Butterfly Beach Fees:
Entrance Fee: None
Parking Fee: None
Creature Comforts at Butterfly Beach:
Butterfly Beach Activities:
- Walking the dog
- Sand play
Lodging Near Butterfly Beach:
Highs and Lows at Butterfly Beach:
- This "local" beach does not have any facilities
- Dogs can run free on Butterfly Beach
How to Get to Butterfly Beach:
You can park along the street in front of the Biltmore, but if you go too far, beware. If you take the one-way road uphill, you won't be able to get back. However, when you're ready to go back to Santa Barbara, this route will take you to E. Cabrillo Blvd.
You can also get to Butterfly Beach by following the waterfront bicycle path from the Santa Barbara waterfront.