The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara

  • AAA Four Diamond Hotel
Our 5-Star classification designates those select properties that provide exquisite service and amenities. The discriminating traveler will find the accommodations, ambiance, dining, and staff assistance of the highest caliber. These properties offer the utmost in luxury and will provide an outstanding experience.
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The Ritz Carlton Bacara Santa Barbara is a destination for those seeking romance, relaxation or adventure. Sprawling across 78 acres with a two-mile natural beach this resort overlooks the ocean and gardens. The view continues in the accommodations, each with a balcony or patio, luxury amenities and Mediterranean elegance. The Club Lounge caters with bespoke services and amenities, such as a personal concierge, a fine selection of beverages, and culinary presentations daily. The 42,000-square-foot spa and wellness center with gym is a holistic retreat featuring treatments, a redwood sauna, pool, eucalyptus steam room, fireside lounges and rooftop terrace. Zero-edge pools, tennis courts, watersports and a robust activities program make for an active vacation. Restaurants and bars, including the resort's signature restaurant Angel Oak with a 12,000-bottle wine cellar and Foley Tasting Room, are nice respites. It also has 70,000 square feet of indoor-outdoor meeting and event space.


8301 Hollister Avenue
Santa Barbara, CA, USA 93117

7 miles from the Santa Barbara Municipal Airport, 103 miles from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

Hotel Amenities

  • AAA Four Diamond Hotel
  • Ballroom
  • Beauty Salon
  • Daily Activities Program
  • Gym/Fitness Center
  • Meeting Facilities
  • Pets Allowed
  • Restaurant(s)
  • Spa Services
  • Wedding Services

Hotel Activities

  • Adult's Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Massage Available
  • Nature Excursions
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Pilates
  • Sauna
  • Steam Room
  • Yoga

Room Amenities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Patio
  • Bathrobe
  • Bathroom Amenities
  • Bathtub
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Connecting Rooms On Request
  • Cribs Available
  • Desk
  • Fireplace
  • In Room Movies
  • In Room Safe
  • Internet Access In Room
  • Linens
  • Rollaway Bed
  • Shower

Hotel Dining

Angel Oak – steakhouse; Bacara Bar – shareable plates; The Bistro – sustainable seafood, local produce; Blend – French and Italian inspired, coffee, pastries; Pool Bar – sandwiches, salads, frozen drinks; Foley Tasting Room – premier wine tasting; private dining

Nearby Attractions

Golf, biking, hiking, horseback riding

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