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    Santa Barbara Family Vacation Center

    San Rafael Residence Hall, Ucsb, Santa Barbara, CA 93106-0001
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    Overview
    • Excellent88%
    • Very good10%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “dining commons” (11 reviews)
    “wine tasting” (35 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Kitchenette
    Wheelchair access
    Tennis Court
    Kids Club
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Babysitting
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    71 - 75 of 174 reviews

    Reviewed 14 January 2014

    We've attended UCSB Family Vacation Center for 5 years now and we wouldn't miss it. Our kids enjoyed their time with the staff and they keep singing the songs for months after we have left. We adults enjoyed the no-kid time either alone or with...More

    Thank blonde00
    Reviewed 26 December 2013

    I went to UCSB many years ago, and it is amazing to come back spend time where I went to school. But with your family, it is completely different experience. We have been for the last three years and are signed up for 2014. We...More

    1  Thank Mike J
    Reviewed 18 December 2013

    We signed up for a mini-week at the UCSB Family Vacation Center and after a couple of days we asked to extend for the whole week. My husband I enjoyed our evenings out courtesy of the wonderful staff coming to our suite to babysit. We...More

    1  Thank Megan S
    Reviewed 30 November 2013

    I was amazed at how our kids took to the counselors and the program. We had been on a Carnival cruise about 6 months before and the kids really didn't want to stay at the Club Carnival and my son had also had a tough...More

    1  Thank Heather S
    Reviewed 7 November 2013

    This summer was our first year at UCSB FVC. We all had an amazing and memorable trip. Four months later and my kids (4 and 6) are still asking for their counselors. When the kids are asked their favorite part of family camp, they say...More

    Thank JenKo2013
    Simpson House Inn
    576 reviews
    #1 of 52 hotels in Santa Barbara
    2.1 mi
     
    Pacific Crest Hotel Santa Barbara
    269 reviews
    #2 of 52 hotels in Santa Barbara
    2.7 mi
     
    Harbor House Inn
    850 reviews
    #3 of 52 hotels in Santa Barbara
    1.3 mi
     
    Spanish Garden Inn
    1,270 reviews
    #4 of 52 hotels in Santa Barbara
    1.9 mi
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Babysitting
    • Things to do
    • Tennis Court
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 68
    • Location
    • United States >
    • California >
    • Santa Barbara
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    • Santa Barbara Family Vacation Hotel Santa Barbara
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    Traveller (29)
    Pool & Beach (16)
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    Questions & Answers
    _mariacecille
    27 August 2017|
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    Response from Sheri_Rae | Property representative |
    Hello, 175-200 people would indeed take up nearly all our spaces in a session. I would be happy to chat with you about possible opening up a new session to accommodate your group. If you are still interested in our location... More
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    Cobadgers
    14 July 2017|
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    Response from Sheri_Rae | Property representative |
    Hello, Thank you for reaching out. I apologize that I did not get back to you sooner. I would be happy to chat with you about a family gathering of this size. If you are still looking for a location and would like to chat... More
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    erinb007
    15 January 2017|
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    Response from Brad F | Reviewed this property |
    Yes! You can absolutely find peace and quiet. You don't have to sign up for the adult activities either, but even still some of those are extremely relaxing and quiet (painting for example). You can sign up your daughter for... More
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    Room Tips
    "The clusters are nice and quiet, but the towers are closer to the action."
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    "The higher up your room, the more chance you have a view"
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    "A/C units on roof can be loud if you're directly under them on the top floor."
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    "The Rooms are all in Dorms."
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