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Santa Barbara Family Vacation Center

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  • Excellent87%
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  • Average1%
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“adult activities”(14 reviews)
“dining commons”(11 reviews)
“wine tasting”(35 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Reviewed 5 March 2013

We have been to the Family Vacation Center (FVC) five times over 9 years. My kids and my husband and I all love it. Everyone is happy because all the activites are specific to that age. When my kids were in grade school, there were...More

1  Thank Palmtree345
Reviewed 29 January 2013

We had a great time at FVC last summer. My husband and I were both very concerned about leaving our 1 year old at Small World, but he had a terrific time, LOVED his care giver (Christian), and was well taken care of. My husband...More

2  Thank MetterFamily
Reviewed 12 January 2013

We have been coming here for four years and each year gets better. Our kids are still singing their camp songs 6 months later!! Where else can you go on a family vacation, go wine tasting and know that your kids are having just as...More

2  Thank blonde00
Reviewed 3 January 2013

We went to the FVC for the first time and I can guarantee we will be back year after year. If you are a new parent, you will love this vacation because you can choose how much couple time and how much family time you...More

1  Thank beckibee
Reviewed 2 December 2012

This was our first time at FVC and it was thoroughly enjoyed by all. Whether is was the adults only activities, camp for the kids, or the joint activities, the family of all ages (kids 3 and 5) had a great time. The accommodations were...More

1  Thank Jessica W
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Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Beachfront
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
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Pool
Tennis Court
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
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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
14 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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"This is way better than a hotel or air bnb. It's is own experience."
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"Include any room request in your registration and the staff will do everything possible to accommodate your..."
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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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