Par for the Course: The Best Santa Barbara Golf Courses

These Santa Barbara golf courses are the best around! From sweeping views of the Pacific Ocean to seaside greens and more, these courses offer top-notch golf and scenery. When it comes to golfing in Santa Barbara, these are the best courses for your trip.

Glen Annie Golf Club

A championship golf course nestled in the scenic foothills of Santa Barbara, Glen Annie is Santa Barbara’s premier public course. Here, you’ll discover perfectly manicured greens as well as views of the Pacific Ocean and Channel Islands. The exceptional golf paired with remarkable prices makes Glen Annie a Santa Barbara golf course you don’t want to miss!

Twin Lakes Golf Course

At Twin Lakes, golfers of all skill levels can enjoy the course! Featuring a 9-hole course and a state of the art driving range, both professionals and amateurs can improve their skills while having fun. The Twin Lakes driving range, provided by Toptracer Range, allows golfers to compete against friends and play virtual games while receiving feedback in order to improve their game. If you want a fun way to improve your golf score, visit Twin Lakes!

Sandpiper Golf Club

Take the championship course of your dreams and add stunning panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean and mountains–you’ve got Sandpiper Golf Club! This seaside Santa Barbara golf course was rated by Golf Digest as one of the top 25 public golf courses in California and in the top 100 courses in the country. If you’re looking for a course that will challenge your skills, this is the one.

Hidden Oaks Ranch

9 holes of beautiful Santa Barbara golf welcome you at Hidden Oaks Ranch! First opened in 1969, this is Santa Barbara’s premier par 3 course and is perfect for new and experienced golfers alike. Experience the 1,118 yards of course where beginners can fall in love with the game and avid golfers can hone their skills on the tight, wooded fairways.

What will you do when you’re not on the course?

If you’re not on a Santa Barbara golf course, there’s still plenty to do around town! Take a break from your golf vacation and visit the beach for a day or to watch the sunset. Visit one of our wineries, dine outdoors, or peruse downtown Santa Barbara’s stores. There’s no shortage of activities to keep you entertained during your visit!

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