Take time for a round of golf at one of these challenging Santa Barbara golf courses the next time you visit Santa Barbara wineries. What can be better than golf & wine?
Find scenic golf courses located throughout Santa Barbara County. Reservations are recommended at most courses. Click on the link for each golf course to learn more about the course. Please note that many of the courses in Santa Barbara are private clubs.
Other Things to Do in Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara has a large number of outstanding wineries that you should visit. The area is known for producing some of the best Pinot Noir and Chardonnay wine. Wineries are scattered throughout the county.
Guide to Santa Barbara Wineries Explore the charming little town of Los Alamos, which is north of Santa Barbara. Browse through the antique shops. Taste wine at the wine tasting rooms. Dine at one of the great little restaurants. Stay (or at least look at) the unique Victorian Mansion. It’s been turned into a bed and breakfast with unique themed rooms. The decor is amazing with great attention to detail. Learn About Los Alamos
Take the short hike to Nojoqui Falls
These falls are located in a Santa Barbara County Park called Nojoqui Falls Regional Park. The hike is less than a mile round trip. Nojoqui Falls is 7 miles southwest of Solvang off of Highway 99. The falls have an 80 foot drop over a stone wall. It’s a nice little hike. It’s best to go in early spring when there is lots of water. It does dry up during the summer. Bring a picnic and enjoy some time outdoors.
Golf Courses in Santa Barbara
Birnam Wood Golf Club
Address: 2031 Packing House RdSanta Barbara
Telephone: (805) 969-0919
Designer: Robert Trent Jones
Birname Wood Golf Club is a private golf course.
Glen Annie Golf Club
Address: 405 Glen Annie Rd, Santa Barbara, CA 93117
Telephone: (805) 968-6400 405 Glen Annie Rd., Goleta
Designer: Robert Muir Graves
This public course is located in the rolling hills of scenic Santa Barbara. Enjoy panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean and the Channel Islands. Reasonable green fees.
Hidden Oaks Golf Course
Address: 4760 Calle Camarada, Santa Barbara
Telephone: (805) 967-3493
Designer: Billy Casper
This is a 9-hole course.
La Cumbre Country Club
Address: 4015 Via Laguna, Santa Barbara
Telephone: (805) 687-2421
Designer: William F. Bell
Enjoy spectacular scenery at this private course.
Montecito Country Club
Address: 920 Summit Rd., Santa Barbara
Telephone: (805) 969-0800
Designers: Max Behr and Jack Nicklaus
Montecito Country Club is a gorgeous private club.
Ocean Meadow Golf CourseAddress: 6925 Whittier Dr., Goleta,
Telephone: (805) 968-6814
Designer: David A. Rainville
Ocean Meadow is a 9-hole golf course. THIS COURSE IS NOW CLOSED. LET’S SEE IF IT REOPENS.
Rancho San Marcos Golf CourseAddress: 4600 Highway 154, Santa Barbara,
Telephone: (877) 776-1804
Designer: Robert Trent Jones, Jr.
You can’t help buy enjoy the tranquil surroundings at this beautiful golf course. The views of the Santa Ynez River Valley are truly stunning.
Sandpiper Golf CourseAddress: 7925 Hollister Ave., Santa Barbara
Telephone: (805) 968-1541
Designer: William F. Bell
You’ll love the breathtaking ocean and mountain views from every hole.
Santa Barbara Golf Club
Address: 3500 McCaw Ave., Santa Barbara
Telephone: (805) 687-7087
Designer: William Hughes
Enjoy sweeping views of the Santa Ynez foothills and the Pacific Ocean as you play golf at the Santa Barbara Golf Club.