Also known as Hendry’s Beach, Arroyo Burro Beach is one of the most well known and popular beaches in Santa Barbara. A popular dog park, the scene at Arroyo is constantly vibrant with happy families and adventurous pooches. Scenic cliffs along the sand and tide pools scattered about the ocean’s edge are just a few of Arroyo’s many atmospheric attractions. With an open shore, this also one of Santa Barbara’s best swimming beaches.