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Santa Barbara Family Vacation Center

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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good11%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“adult activities”(13 reviews)
“dining commons”(11 reviews)
“wine tasting”(35 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
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Reviewed 8 May 2017

We've been coming here for years and keep coming back. Not only is the program great for all ages, it's like an annual reunion with the other people that are there. Most people return the same week year after year and you develop life long...More

Thank blonde00
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We have been going every summer here for the last 9 years. Our son LOVES it here. He counts the days until we go again and falls in love with a staffer every year. We go the same week every year and have built great...More

Thank petdvm
Reviewed 7 January 2017

This is hands down best, most fun, and easiest family vacation we have ever had. It is all about the memorable experiences and the endless helpfulness of the staff. Surfing lessons, adult nights out in downtown Santa Barbara, kids-only pizza making trips to a local...More

Thank Brad F
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Just this weekend while on a short weekend getaway with friends, another mom asked me "when will vacation start feeling like vacation?" Since we finally convinced these friends to join us this summer on our third trip to FVC, I told her "THIS S MMER."...More

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Reviewed 5 January 2017

This was a great find! Our friends referred us and my wife is a UCSB Alumni, so it was a natural fit. We have a 3 year old and 1 year old and the day camps gave them stuff to do giving mommy and daddy...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Beachfront
Pool
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)
Babysitting
Shuttle Bus Service
Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
Things to do
Tennis Court
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
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Traveller (29)
Pool & Beach (16)
Room & Suite (4)
Family and Play Areas (8)
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_mariacecille
28 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
15 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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"Towers have elevator, but are noisier."
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"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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