Santa Barbara Harbor
Directly to the right of the boat launch ramp
Santa Barbara, CA

Santa Barbara’s premier destination for on-the-water fun. Learn to sail, charter a sailboat with a captain, rent a variety of sail and power boats or enroll in a Liveaboard Instructional Vacation to the world-famous Channel Islands National Park. We also offer a wide variety of public cruises in which you’ll experience an array of marine life as well as spectacular views of the coastline. If you’re looking for a little adventure, we offer kayak & stand up paddle board rentals, tours & instruction. Regardless of your boating needs, there’s something fun for everyone at the Santa Barbara Sailing Center!

Santa Barbara Sailing Center/Double Dolphin Cruises

Santa Barbara Harbor
Directly to the right of the boat launch ramp
Santa Barbara, CA 93109

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Private Charter with Captain

Location: Santa Barbara Sailing Center/Double Dolphin Cruises

Spend a few hours or a whole day aboard our yachts! You pick the yacht size and The Santa Barbara Sailing Center will provide you with a…


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Double Dolphin Whale Watching Cruise

Location: Santa Barbara Sailing Center/Double Dolphin Cruises

Mid-February through Mid-May Come Santa Barbara Whale Watching aboard the 50′ Sailing Catamaran, the Double Dolphin. This is an…






Fourth of July Fireworks Cruise

Time: Location: Santa Barbara Sailing Center/Double Dolphin Cruises

July 4th. Enjoy the fireworks on the water from the decks of the Double Dolphin as we celebrate our independence. Light appetizers…






Double Dolphin Parade of Lights Cruise

Time: Location: Santa Barbara Sailing Center/Double Dolphin Cruises

December. Celebrate the holidays with a one-of-a-kind on the water parade of lights. Enjoy the exciting fireworks display from the Double…