Channel View, Santa Barbara, CA

Channel View Neighborhood Guide Santa Barbara, CA

About

Channel View neighborhood in Santa Barbara, California, is a delightful, vibrant, and serene area known for its picturesque views of the Pacific Ocean. It’s conveniently located near the 101 freeway, providing easy access to the rest of Santa Barbara and other nearby cities. It's also a short walk from Santa Barbara's popular Stearns Wharf and the beautiful East Beach. The neighborhood is filled with charming Spanish-style homes, with a mix of serene streets and bustling commercial areas.

What You Will Love about channel view, santa barbara, california

  • The fantastic ocean views and the overall scenic beauty of this neighborhood.
  • Proximity to the Stearns Wharf and East Beach, perfect for beach lovers and outdoor enthusiasts.
  • Easy access to 101 freeway, which makes commuting to work or nearby cities a breeze.
  • The charming Spanish-style architecture found throughout the area adds to its coastal charm.

What’s Nearby

Channel View is close to Santa Barbara's downtown, where you'll find a host of fantastic restaurants, shopping, and entertainment options. It's also near to the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History and Santa Barbara Zoo, offering great family fun opportunities. The neighborhood is a stone's throw away from the Santa Barbara Harbor, a popular spot for boating and seafood dining.

Lifestyle

Life in Channel View is relaxed and leisurely, with a strong emphasis on outdoor activities, from beach fun to boating. The proximity to downtown Santa Barbara offers a mix of quiet, suburban living with easy access to urban amenities and entertainment.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 21 restaurants, 4 grocery stores, and 10 parks within a mile of the Channel View neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    Vons

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.1 miles

    2010 Cliff Dr

  • GROCERY
    Mesa Produce

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.1 miles

    2036 Cliff Dr

Channel View Apartments and Rentals

55 Rental properties in Channel View, Santa Barbara, CA.

  • 115 West Valerio Street property

    $4,950

    115 West Valerio Street

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    1118 Sqft

  • 513 Coronel Pl #4 property

    $5,750

    513 Coronel Pl #4

    3 Beds

    1728 Sqft

  • 821 Weldon Rd property

    $9,900

    821 Weldon Rd

    3 Beds • 2 Baths

    1807 Sqft

  • 1311 Anacapa St #A property

    $2,750

    1311 Anacapa St #A

    1 Bed • 1 Bath

  • 122 Santa Rosa Pl property

    $17,000

    122 Santa Rosa Pl

    4 Beds

    2114 Sqft

  • 1518 Castillo St #D property

    $3,400

    1518 Castillo St #D

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
53.2%
226.3%
utilities
4.3%
30.9%
food
0.4%
14.5%
transportation
2.1%
30.6%
healthcare
8.8%
22.7%

Channel View Reviews

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  • Area Has Kids Play Outside

    Yes

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  • Area Has Litter

    No

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  • Near Schools

    Yes

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  • Pet Friendly

    Yes

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  • Area Has Potholes

    No

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  • Quiet Area

    Yes

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WaterfrontNeighborhood in Santa-barbara, California$2,195--
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Upper StateNeighborhood in Santa-barbara, California$1,695--
WestsideNeighborhood in Santa-barbara, California----
Oak ParkNeighborhood in Santa-barbara, California----
West BeachNeighborhood in Santa-barbara, California$2,195--
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HopeNeighborhood in Santa-barbara, California----
EastsideNeighborhood in Santa-barbara, California$2,000--
Marine TerraceNeighborhood in Santa-barbara, California----
East BeachNeighborhood in Santa-barbara, California----
Upper EastNeighborhood in Santa-barbara, California$1,500--
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Freemont ParkNeighborhood in Santa-barbara, California----
Lower RivieraNeighborhood in Santa-barbara, California$2,095--
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