Sunset Kidd’s Sailing Cruises
Channel Islands Outfitters
Expertly guided kayaking and snorkeling trips visit Anacapa, Santa Cruz or Santa Barbara ($99 to $225, plus ferry tickets); wetsuits are...
Rent a boogie board, surfboard or stand-up paddle boarding (SUP) set, along with a wetsuit, conveniently right at the harbor.
Santa Barbara Sailing Center
Just about the cheapest kayak rental and guided tours around, with paddling instruction available by prior arrangement. Call for...
Upstairs from Chuck’s Waterfront Grill, the scene here at the harbor is Jack Johnson–casual, with fish-and-chips, burgers, billiards and...
A longtime favorite for its fresh-off-the-dock fish and seafood, rowdy atmosphere and salty harborside setting. Slightly less...
Sunset Kidd’s Sailing Cruises information
Lonely Planet review
Float in an 18-passenger sailboat on a two-hour whale-watching trip or a morning, afternoon, sunset cocktail or full-moon cruise. Reservations recommended.