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The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara

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  • Terrible5%
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Reviewed 21 April 2015

I have stayed at the Bacara Resort in Santa Barbara twice. Each visit has exceeded my expectations. I highly recommend this resort for business or pleasure. The rooms are beautiful as is the pool area. The view of the coast can't be beat.More

Thank Kim M
Response from GuestRelations M, General Manager at The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa BarbaraResponded 23 April 2015

Dear Kim M - Thank you for taking the time to share your stays with us on Trip Advisor. I am simply ecstatic to read that we have been able to exceed your expectations during both of your visits! It is truly always such a...More

Reviewed 21 April 2015

A perfect getaway with friends or romantic weekend. Once you pull into the property you know you are on vacation! Dine Oceanside at their delicious Bistro where the view and the cuisine are unmatched! Experience the spa treatments and then head over to the spa...More

Thank Lisa M
Response from GuestRelations M, General Manager at The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa BarbaraResponded 21 April 2015

Dear Lisa M - It is so wonderful to read how much you and your friends enjoyed your stay with us! I am so happy that your dining and spa experiences exceeded your expectations and I look forward to passing along your kind words to...More

Reviewed 21 April 2015

This was my 3rd time at Bacara Resort. I had a really lovely stay. I was upgraded to a signature suite partial ocean view and it was awesome ! 2 full bathroom. ! I am a fan of his and hers bathrooms :) . We...More

Thank Zachary S
Response from GuestRelations M, General Manager at The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa BarbaraResponded 21 April 2015

Dear Zachary S - I am so thankful your took the time to share your 5 star experience with us on Trip Advisor as it was an absolute pleasure to read all about your time at Bacara. I am delighted to hear you enjoyed so...More

Reviewed 20 April 2015

My husband and I spent two nights at Bacara in April and two nights at El Encanto in January. I was torn in January as to which hotel to book and ended up selecting El Encanto based on Trip Advisor reviews. After this weekend though,...More

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Response from GuestRelations M, General Manager at The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa BarbaraResponded 21 April 2015

Dear SoCalBruin11 - It was an absolute pleasure welcoming you and your husband to Bacara! I am so thankful you took the time to share your stay with us on Trip Advisor as you certainly mentioned so many wonderful highlights and photos. I am already...More

Reviewed 20 April 2015 via mobile

From the moment you are greeted by the Valet the experience is spectacular. The Bacara figured out how to make one feel welcomed and cozy. The grounds are amazing and the rooms are first class. Go for an ocean view room, it will be worth...More

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Response from GuestRelations M, General Manager at The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa BarbaraResponded 21 April 2015

Dear SoCalBroker - It is such a joy to read all about your recent 5 star experience with us! I am so thankful you shared such lovely feedback on your room, the grounds, and customer service you received. I certainly hope we will have the...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Spa
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Meeting Rooms
Banquet Room
Dry Cleaning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Restaurant
Spa
Bar/Lounge
Tennis Court
Heated pool
Adult pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$354 - US$1,213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Goleta
#1 Business Hotel in Goleta
#2 Family Hotel in Goleta
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$354 - US$1,213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Goleta
#1 Business Hotel in Goleta
#2 Family Hotel in Goleta
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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LAArt
5 October 2017|
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Response from thefreddys | Reviewed this property |
I believe they became a Ritz Carlton the last day of September or first day of October.
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Theresa E
20 September 2017|
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Response from kathykeilrogers | Reviewed this property |
Yes...pool big enough to do laps and flips!
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harold c
10 September 2017|
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Response from 32480Robert | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do and a complimentary bottle of wine and a safe
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