California US Route US-101

California-rest area sign

Southbound Gaviota Rest Area

The Southbound US-101 Gaviota Rest Area is located near the South end of Gaviota Tunnel, Goleta, CA. Accessible from California US Route US101 with Southbound access. Amenities include; Handicap Accessible Restrooms, Drinking Water, Picnic Tables Area, and Pet Area. No RV Dump Station or EV Charging Stations availablity.

More Rest Area Stop Information

Below you can view more rest area information such as rest area Open or Close status, rest area entrance (off ramp) photo, 360 degree images, rest area local weather, and rest area driving directions via Google Maps or Bing Maps.

United States Route US-101 Rest Area



San Miguel

117 Miles to the NEXT
US Highway US-101 Rest Area
(Opposite Direction) 

Gaviota Tunnel

Gaviota Rest Area - Southbound

Southbound US-101 (near the South end of Gaviota Tunnel, Goleta, CA)

Santa Barbara


US 101 SB Gaviota Rest Area
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Rest Area Status

Rest Area Reported to be CLOSED* – ETO 12/31/2023

*(Subject to change without notice, always plan for an alternate rest area)

REPORT Rest Area OPEN / CLOSED Status Here

(available soon)

Rest Area Off Ramp

ca us101 northbound gaviota rest-area
US 101 Southbound Off Ramp (Entrance)

Rest Area 360 Images

Rest Area 360 Images Click here.

Rest Area Weather

Rest Area Driving Map

Rest Area Facility Amenities

  • Restrooms
  • Drinking Water
  • Picnic Tables
  • Public Phone
  • Pet Area
  • Handicapped Access
  • No Vending Machines
  • Trash Receptacles 
  • No RV Sanitation Station
  • Parking is available
  • Automobile Parking
  • RV Parking
  • Semi Truck Parking
  • Bus Parking
  • No EV Charging Stations

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