There are 8 golf courses in Santa Barbara, California and 1 is a municipal course. There are also another 2 golf courses within 20 miles of Santa Barbara, including 2 public, 0 municipal and 0 private courses.
The oldest course in the Santa Barbara area is the Montecito Club which was designed by Max Behr/(R) Jack Nicklaus, ASGCA and opened in 1919.
The longest course is Sandpiper Golf Club, which is 7,068 yards. The Valley Club of Montecito is rated the best course near Santa Barbara. The following courses have won various awards: The Valley Club of Montecito.