Leadbetter Beach Park

Leadbetter Beach Park is one of Santa Barbara’s most cherished, family-friendly destinations. It consists of grassy park and beach stretching between the Harbor and ending at Leadbetter Point, where Shoreline Park begins.

Leadbetter Point is a popular spot for surfers with all levels of experience, and stand-up paddlers. Or sit back and relax on the white sandy beach where Lifeguards are on duty from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. during the summer months.

The grassy area runs along the beach and offers public restrooms, outdoor showers, picnic tables, and barbecues. Closest to Leadbetter Point, is a contained grass and barbecue area, ideal for private events.

Leadbetter Beach Park has a small, free parking lot, and a large pay-lot. Shoreline Beach Cafe sits on Leadbetter Beach, one of the very few beachfront restaurants in the City.

Dogs and alcohol (without permit) are prohibited on City beaches, including Leadbetter Beach.

Leadbetter Beach, Santa Barbara Parks Department, 402 E Ortega St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101, USA
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