Rancho Oso RV & Camping Resort

Rancho Oso RV & Camping Resort

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Rancho Oso RV & Camping Resort

3750 Paradise Road, Santa Barbara, CA 93105 view map

Historic RV Camp in California

2015 - 2018 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Winner!
Beautiful scenery and endless recreation are the building blocks of this pristine RV camp in California. Spend a day horseback riding and hiking along our wooded trails, or relax by the fire in our unique cobblestone lodge. For true tranquility, visit our beautiful swimming pool or hot tub. With over 310 acres, Rancho Oso RV Camping offers the perfect outdoor getaway with Western flair.

Rancho Oso RV & Camping Resort features several types of campsites. No RV? No problem. Stay in a cabin reminiscent of an Old West building or a covered wagon beneath the stars. A 30 minute drive to nearby Santa Barbara or Solvang offers scenic views the whole way. Book your Rancho Oso RV Camping trip to enjoy authentic RV camping today!

Amenities

  • Clubhouse
  • Swimming Pool
  • Whirlpool/Spa/Hot Tub
  • WiFi
  • RV Storage
  • Pets Welcome
  • Restaurant
  • Store
  • Nature / Hiking Trails
  • Mini Golf
  • Restroom/Shower Facilities
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Horseback Riding
  • Picnic/BBQ Area
  • Playground
  • Volleyball
  • Basketball
  • Horseshoes
  • Billiards/Game Room
  • Pickleball
  • Dog Park
  • Horse Trails
  • Satellite TV

Rentals

Cottage (Sleeps 6/No Pets)

This cottage has a queen bed, a set of single bunks, a full sleeper sofa and a dinette. Outside is a convenient gas BBQ grill. Linens are provided at no additional charge and include bedding and towels for the number of beds in the cottage. (COT87)

No pets in this rental, please.

Cottage (Sleeps 6/Pet Friendly)

These cottages have a queen bed, a set of single bunks, a full sleeper sofa and a dinette. Outside is a convenient gas BBQ grill. Linens are provided at no additional charge and include bedding and towels for the number of beds in the cottage. (COT85, COT86)

Pets are welcomed in these cottages for an additional fee. See above below "Rentals" for other information about pets in our rentals.

Covered Wagon (Sleeps 4/No Pets)

The covered wagons encircle a fire pit and BBQ area with plenty of room for individual food preparation and campfire activities. Each has electricity and 4 army cots. Bedding not included.

Safari Tent (Sleeps 6/Pet Friendly)

Our pet friendly Safari tents sleep 4 on army cots. They have a locking door, screened windows, ceiling fan, lighting and electricity. They are located a few steps away from the pools, store, hot showers and restroom. Outside, a BBQ grill and picnic table add to the appeal of outdoor living.

TT Cabin (Sleeps 4/Pet Friendly)

This cabin rental sleeps 4 people and includes one bedroom with a queen bed and a full sleeper sofa in the living area. All the modern conveniences are available in the galley kitchen. It is furnished with a full-sized refrigerator, electric stovetop (no oven), microwave, coffee maker, toaster, and dinnerware for 4. Outside is a convenient gas BBQ grill. Linens are provided at no additional charge and include bedding and towels for the number of beds in the cabin. (CAB93)

Pets are welcomed in this cabin for an additional fee. See above below "Rentals" for other information about pets in our rentals.

TT Cabin (Sleeps 5/Pet Friendly)

These cabins sleep 5 people and include a double bed, a single bed, and a futon in a single large living area. All the modern conveniences are available in the cozy kitchen. It is furnished with a full-sized refrigerator, electric stovetop (no oven), microwave, coffee maker, toaster, and dinnerware for 5. Outside is a convenient gas BBQ grill. Linens are provided at no additional charge and include bedding and towels for the number of beds in the cabin. (CAB84R, CAB92)

Pets are welcomed in these cabins for an additional fee. See above below "Rentals" for other information about pets in our rentals.

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TT Cottage (Sleeps 6/No Pets)

These cottages have a queen bed, a set of single bunks, a full sleeper sofa and a dinette. Outside is a convenient gas BBQ grill. Linens are provided at no additional charge and include bedding and towels for the number of beds in the cottage. (COT79, COT88, COT89, COT90, COT91)

No pets in these rentals, please.

Tipi (Sleeps 4/No Pets)

This unique rental sleeps 4 people on army cots. Convenient restrooms and hot showers are situated nearby. Outside, a BBQ grill adds to the appeal of outdoor living. Electricity and linen not provided. (TP1)

No pets in this rental, please.

Western Cabins (Sleeps 4/No Pets)

These cabins sleep up to 4 people and include a double bed and a bunk bed. All beds are made up with sheets, blankets, pillows and spreads. Towels are not included. Restrooms and hot showers are less than 60' from the cabin.

No pets in these rentals please. Although we do not allow pets in these rentals, we do allow service animals and a service animal may have stayed in a Western cabin.

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Location

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Activities

Whether you're planning a retreat for the whole family, a group of friends or a getaway for two, there's no shortage of unique activities to explore at Rancho Oso RV & Camping Resort. Plan activities upon arrival or visit this page before your departure to plan ahead. Looking for more? Our friendly staff can fill you in on all of the great ways to make your stay a memorable experience.

We currently offer the following activities:

  • Activities Center
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Children's Playground
  • Church Service
  • Kids Activities
  • Mini Golf
  • Activities Coordinator
  • Bingo/Card Playing
  • Children's Program
  • Live Entertainment
  • Planned Activities
  • Volleyball Court and Sand Badminton
  • Horseback Riding
  • Guided Horseback Rides (not available on Mondays and Tuesdays). Hand-led rides for ages 5-7 can be booked by calling (805) 683-5110.
  • Western Village
  • Horse Boarding

Events

Decorate your Rig

Starts: 12/01/2019 - Ends: 12/30/2019

Come decorate your rig to be entered in our Best Decorated Rig Contest.

Celebrate the New Year

Starts: 12/31/2019 - Ends: 12/31/2019

Let's ring in the New Year at our Stone Lodge with DJ Brian Perra. There will be dancing and some Karaoke. Bring a snack to share.

Happy New Year

Starts: 01/01/2020 - Ends: 01/01/2020

Come and Relax and enjoy the new year in the Los Padres National Forest.

President's Day

Starts: 02/15/2020 - Ends: 02/15/2020

Come on down to our Stone Lodge and enjoy our famous tri-tip or BBQ chicken.

St. Patrick's Day

Starts: 03/15/2020 - Ends: 03/15/2020

Come on down to our Stone Lodge for Corned Beef & Cabbage.

Easter Celebration

Starts: 04/19/2020 - Ends: 04/19/2020

Easter egg hunt and color eggs in our park Ages 1-16 Prizes for the special egg!

Policies

General Policies:

  • RV Check In: 12 noon
  • RV Check Out: 11 a.m.
  • Rental Check In: 4 p.m.
  • Rental Check Out: 11 a.m.
  • Upon check-in you may be asked to provide a valid ID, and a certificate of insurance and registration for your unit. Members should also have their membership card on hand.
  • Guests aged 17 years old and under at the time of check in are considered children.
  • A completed Reservations for Minors form is required for all unaccompanied minors. To download the form, copy and paste this link into your browser: http://www.rvonthego.com/images/PDF/Reservations-For-Minors061917.pdf.
  • Pets are allowed.
  • The rates displayed do not include any applicable service fees or charges for optional incidentals.
  • For late arrival arrangements, please contact our Reservation Department at (877) 880-2508.

 

Reservation & Payment Policies:

  • Your credit card will be charged one night rack rate prior to arrival.
  • To make changes to your reservation, please call our Reservation Department at (877) 864-2728 and specify that you booked your reservation online.
  • If a RV/Tent site reservation is cancelled at least two days prior to arrival, an administrative fee of $25 will be charged prior to refunding any advance deposit. Otherwise the one night deposit will be forfeited.
  • If a rental reservation is cancelled at least seven days prior to arrival, an administrative fee of $25 will be charged prior to refunding any advance deposit.
  • Rental reservations that are cancelled within seven days of arrival are not eligible to receive a refund.
  • In the case of multiple sites booked, cancellation penalties apply to each site that is cancelled or changed.
  • Prices and site type are subject to availability.

 

Helpful Information:

  • Our one mile paved entry road is winding and narrow in spots. Please use caution.
  • Tent camping base rate is for one vehicle per site. Second vehicle per site is additional $20/night. Maximum of six people/two tents per site.
  • RV sites are base rate for RV (motorhome or car/truck pulling trailer or 5th wheel). Second vehicle is $10/night. Maximum six people/site with one tent per RV site.
  • The Los Padres Forest Service has lifted the fire ban, so wood and charcoal fires are now allowed in the designated campsites.  Please continue to be firewise.

Current Weather

Santa Barbara, CA
light rain 58°F
Sun 62
Mon 67
Tue 63
Wed 68
Thu 71

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