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El Capitan Canyon

Al Capitan Canyon in California.

Photo: Courtesy of El Capitan Canyon

11560 Calle Real
Santa Barbara, CA, 93117, United States
TEL: (805) 685-3887
TEL: (866) 352-2729

These comfortable cedar cabins—outfitted with Wi-Fi and other 21st-century amenities—are near El Capitan State Beach, a 17-mile drive from Santa Barbara. This elegant camping spot is set in a 2,500-acre nature preserve. The 96 tin-roofed cedar cabins have private bathrooms, jacuzzis, sleeping lofts, fire pits, and kitchenettes, while the 26 canvas-walled safari tents on wooden decks with handcrafted twig furniture and woven rugs share common facilities. After exploring tidal pools on the stony Pacific shore, unwind during an in-room Barefoot Deep Massage. The campground offers surfing lessons and kayak outings in the Pacific; less adventurous visitors can take yoga classes or float in the heated pool


Open / Closes
  • Concierge
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Kids' Programs
  • Maid Service
  • Parking Available
  • Water Sports
  • WiFi

Number of Rooms: 134; 108 Cabins and 26 Safari Tents

Number of Suites:

Number of Pools: 2

Year Opened:

Other: Cabins and Tents


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