Santa Barbara Polo & Racket Club


Q: When is the Polo Season?
A: The Polo Season runs from May through October.

Q: How much does it cost per person for entry?
A: Admission is $10 per person and children under 12 are free; we also have seasonal social membership opportunities, Field side Cabanas and box seats available. Depending on your interest and commitment level, we offer a variety of price options. We also have tournament games on Fridays and there is no admission charge.

Q: Where do I purchase tickets?
A: You can purchase tickets as you arrive at the gate.

Game Times

Q: What days of the week do matches take place on?
A: Tournament matches are on Fridays and Sundays

Q: What time do the gates open?
A: Sundays: Gates open at noon and Friday’s game times vary

Q: What time do the games begin and how long do they last?
A: Games begin at 1 and 3 and they each last about an hour and a half, Fridays: Call the Front Desk 805-684-6683 for specific game times or check the daily schedule on

Parking & Seating

Q: Where do we park & how much does it cost?
A: Complimentary valet service is provided or self-parking is available as well

Q: Can I use the valet if I am not a member?
A: Yes, the valet is available to non-members as well. 

Q: Is there assigned seating?
A: No, Open seating is in the grandstands for all general admission ticket holders. The Club also has Private Member Boxes for sale to all members of the Club. For more information about membership please contact the front desk at 805-684-6683 

Food & Beverage Service

Q: Is there food and beverage service for non members?
A: The Polo Club provides outstanding food and beverage service for members and non members.  Anchor Woodfire Kitchen is open to the public on Fridays and Sundays from Noon until 4 pm throughout the Season. The Cafe serves an assortment of cuisine ranging from gourmet cheese platters to burgers, sandwiches and salads. There is beverage service available at one of our full service bars. You can also arrange to have a meal catered for larger groups with both food and beverage customized to your specific taste and budget. 

Q: Can I have Brunch on the terrace?
A: Brunch Reservations can be made for brunch in advance; Brunch available to non-members upon availability 

Q: How do I become a member?
A: Click on the membership tab to the left for more information or call the office at 805-684-6683. We provide a number of different levels of membership. 

Playing Polo

Q. Can I learn to play polo? Can I learn how to ride?
A. There is a Polo & Riding School on property. Contact John Westley at (805) 729-2812 for more info

Luxury Field Side Cabanas and Special Field Side Event Tents

Q: How much do the Field Side Cabanas Cost?
A: They range from $375 in May, June, September & October and from $550 - $1000 in July, August and the first weekend in September.

Q: What is included in the price?
A: The Cabana pricing includes entry, valet parking and seating for up to 10 guests. 

Q: Is there food and Beverage Service in the cabanas?
A: The club offers full catering for the cabanas if desired or you and your guests can order from our Centennial Café at your leisure. We also offer customized food and beverage packages for your small or large event. Pre-ordered platters are available as well. 

Q: Are there other areas for larger events during Sunday Polo Matches?
A: We have a number of different event tents and spaces for your larger private field side event.

Q: Is there a VIP area for Non – Members?
A: Subject to availability and capacity, there is a VIP field side tent and admission is $20


Q: Is there anywhere to tailgate next to our cars?
A: No, we no longer offer tailgating.

Other Amenities at the Club

Q: Is there a gift shop where I can by Polo Club merchandise?
A: Our Polo Boutique is open every Sunday from 11:30 am until 5:00 pm throughout the Polo Season and we sell an array of Santa Barbara Polo & Racquet Club & La Martina clothing and products.


Q: How do I find out more about Memberships at the Club?
A: Santa Barbara Polo & Racquet Club proudly offers an array of memberships
Tennis, Swim and Fitness, Social and Polo Memberships are available.  Click on the membership tab on the sidebar or contact the club for more information at 805-684-6683. 

For more information please contact the front desk at 805-684-6683

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