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Bacara Resort & Spa

Expedia.comUS$550*
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#1 of 11 Hotels in Goleta
Certificate of Excellence
11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$592*
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Irvine, California
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Wanted to get away with the wife to get some R&R, and this place was perfect. The grounds are beautifully kept, and the staff is extremely helpful. We did not eat at Angel Oak, but did eat at Bistro. They offered more variety and the food was fantastic (get the halibut!). The resort sits right next to the beach, and...

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HOTEL’S FAVOURITE REVIEW
Reviewed 13 February 2017

The atmosphere and the high quality service at Bacara definitely make it the place to be., Luxurious villas, well furnished, with fireplace, a beautiful SPA opened 24/7, swimming pools and gym always accessible, are just some of the reasons to choose this place for a holiday or a romantic and relaxing week end.

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BacaraServiceTeam, General Manager at Bacara Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Luca, Thank you for staying at Bacara and sharing your review. It's a delight to know how much you enjoyed our luxurious villas, spa and resort amenities. We truly appreciate the excellent rating you have awarded us and hope to welcome you back to Bacara soon. Warmest Regards, Shashi Poudyal General Manager Bacara Resort & Spa

Austin
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

While on a business trip I decided to book myself into the Bacara because of its proximity to the Santa Barbara airport and UCSB (approx 10 min ride). As you drive up at night the entrance is grand and pleasing with its Spanish architectural features. Multiple villas hold the rooms throughout the property and the bellman carted me to my...

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Thank mbchalk
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife and I had not had a vacation in 10 years because of demanding work schedules...so it was very important that we get away somewhere that was perfect. Bacara Resort fit the bill. We absolutely loved our room. I had requested an elevated room and quiet....we got both. The Angel Oak restaurant was perfection. The Bistro was fabulous. As...

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Santa Barbara, California
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We have enjoyed a weekend get away at least once a year at the Bacara for the last 12 years - its always relaxing and absolutely gorgeous! If you enjoy excellent service, a relaxing atmosphere that is near Santa Barbara, this is the best place to stay!! The valets that greet you upon arrival are very attentive and assist you...

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Redwood City, California
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a great facility. People were very friendly and handled our group well. Room was a bit away from the lobby but not inconvenient. Spa treatment was very good. The meeting rooms were good, easily accessible but could have used a little more air circulation. Property is close to the Santa Barbara airport but certainly recommend a car to...

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Hawthorne, California
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

For a close to home getaway that seems far away, I highly recommend the Bacara Resort near Santa Barbara. Not only is the property amazing with gorgeous views over the Pacific but the standard room was luxurious and the staff are super welcoming and helpful. The pool was a fun place to take a dip and have a great cocktail,...

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Washington
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is truly a beautiful place to stay. It is large enough that they will take you to your room in a golf cart. We stayed in a two bedroom unit, and it was like staying at a nice house. Very spacious and comfortable. The spa is also nice. I am picky about bath products but I never worry when...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Every year the Bacara never fails to disappoint. The staff are amazing. The food is wonderful. The amenities are top notch. Clean, friendly, inviting. Not to miss. The access to the beach, the tennis courts, the pools, the jacuzzi (my 7 yo son's favorite). Dog friendly. The gym/spa are pretty incredible too.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Overall this resort is gorgeous. Beachfront location, luxurious rooms, amazing beds. The pool was beautiful, the restaurant decent, and the outdoor bar was nice for happy hour. However the room I was given had some issues. The HVAC was so loud when it would wake me up every time it turned off or on (think clanking and banging). It was...

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Minibar
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  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Along the bluffs and beaches of the Gaviota coast lies a resort of stunning natural beauty and relaxed luxury. With 78 acres of oceanfront property, including two miles of natural beach, Bacara offers an expansive sun-drenched setting with endless vistas of sea and sky. The resort's innovative and artful design is in keeping with the intimacy and aesthetics of a Mediterranean village. Unwind at an award-winning 42,000-square-foot spa and fitness center or relax beside one of three zero-edge swimming pools and 26 private cabanas. The resort's 358 newly-renovated guestrooms and signature suites artfully infuse luxurious interiors with modern technologies for a true sense of comfort. Additional resort amenities include a new oceanfront restaurant, Angel Oak, four Har-Tru clay tennis courts, a Foley wine tasting room, and the adjacent Sandpiper Golf Club. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bacara Resort & Spa

Address: 8301 Hollister Ave, Goleta, CA 93117
Region: United States > California > Goleta
Price Range: RM2,208 - RM6,214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Bacara Resort & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 358
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Also Known As:
Santa Barbara Bacara Resort
Bacara Spa Resort Santa Barbara
Bacara Resort Santa Barbara Ca
Bacara Santa Barbara
Bacara Hotel Santa Barbara
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#1 Business Hotel in Goleta
#1 Romantic Hotel in Goleta
#2 Family Hotel in Goleta
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“If you can, get an ocean view room.”
johnandjohner, 26 May 2017 | Read review
“Nice views from every room....”
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“Rooms with partial ocean or full ocean are the best”
Calicathy1251, 25 May 2017 | Read review
“There are some rooms on the ground floor that have great outdoor living spaces.”
491abbiw, 14 May 2017 | Read review
“As for a room with a pool or beach view”
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