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The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara
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The Ritz-Carlton
Santa Barbara, California US

The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara

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Lively coastal getaway.

Set along the scenic California landscape, The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara offers a backdrop of vineyards, ocean views, and coastal countryside.

Insider Tip

Be sure to start your stay with the resort's EcoHike, led by the Ambassadors of the Environment team who are required to have a marine biology degree and offer a unique perspective of the area.

Where You’re Staying

Rooms and suites are decorated with Mediterranean-style décor. Furnished balconies offer ocean or garden views, while indoor fireplaces create a cozy ambiance. Select suites include a separate parlor, dining area, and kitchenette.

Where to Dine

Angel Oak, a modern steakhouse with sweeping ocean views, boasts an expansive wine cellar. The 'O' Bar and Kitchen features California Central Coast cuisine with a Mediterranean flair, while The Bistro offers alfresco dining accompanied by sounds of the Pacific. Savor a glass of wine in the Foley Tasting Room.

Where to Relax

Swim in one of three heated outdoor pools, or unwind on the two-mile natural beach. The Spa at The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara features a redwood sauna and eucalyptus steam room. Facials and body treatments, such as the Spirulina Wrap, include natural ingredients to revitalize skin.

What To Do

Explore the coast on horseback. Ride, bike or hike on scenic trails. Tee off at the golf course just down the road, with complimentary transfers and preferred tee times. Enjoy the local arts community of Santa Barbara, and the iconic wine country offering more than 40 wineries within a short drive of the resort.

Guided Adventures
Golf Course
Restaurant and/or Bar
Spa On-Site
Fitness Center On-Site
Pool On-Site

8301 Hollister Ave. Santa Barbara, California 93117 United States

Santa Barbara Municipal Airport.

At this property, Platinum Card® Members receive:
  • Daily breakfast for two
  • Experience Credit: US$ 100 Property credit to be used during your stay
  • 4pm check-out guaranteed
  • 12pm check-in, when available
  • Room upgrade at check-in, when available
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
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