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Whether you are looking to charter your own power or sailboat, or just relax on a sunset cruise, the Santa Barbara Sailing Center has everything you need to enjoy the water. From kayak and stand up paddle board rentals, to an afternoon of whale watching in the Santa Barbara Channel, you are only steps from your guest room at the Mason Beach Inn to a variety of ocean adventures!

If you are looking to take the Santa Barbara waterfront by wheel then you have found the right place! Wheel Fun Rentals has every kind of electric and pedal powered vehicle you need to see the city at your own pace.

Just 40 miles to the north of the Mason Beach Inn lies the world famous Santa Ynez Valley wine country. If you are looking to see and taste all this amazing location has to offer, Santa Barbara Classic Wine Tours will be your guide.

Founded in 1786 by Spanish Franciscans, the Santa Barbara Mission is one of the most popular destinations in area. Named the “Queen of the Missions”, this beautiful cultural and historic landmark of Santa Barbara is a site not to be missed!

For the Kids

Home to 146 species of mammals, reptiles, birds and insects, the Santa Barbara Zoo is located just off West Beach!

A perfect spot for children (and adults!) of all ages who want to explore interactive experiences in science and creativity!

This unique location allows the whole family to learn about the natural world and all the wonders it contains!

The “Sea Center” is located right on Fisherman’s Wharf and will give you a hand’s on look at the amazing sea life that exists just beneath the waves of our Central Coast.