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Belmond El Encanto Santa Barbara
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Belmond
Santa Barbara, California US

Belmond El Encanto Santa Barbara

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Hillside garden sanctuary.

Spread over seven acres of secluded gardens, Belmond El Encanto has welcomed guests since 1918. Located in the hills above Santa Barbara, the hotel blends Spanish colonial and California craftsman styles.

Insider Tip

Enjoy a sunset dinner on The Terrace with spectacular views of Santa Barbara and the Pacific Coast.

Where You’re Staying

Bright suites and bungalows evoke Californian glamour with locally carved furnishings and marble bathrooms with heated stone floors. Suites feature writing desks and fireplaces. Spacious Spanish colonial-style bungalows include fireplaces, underfloor heating in bathrooms, and furnished patios or balconies.

Where to Dine

The Dining Room and Terrace serves coastal-inspired fare created with seasonal ingredients. The Lounge offers light dining options and a classic afternoon tea service. Discover a glass of vintage in The Wine Room, or sip a cocktail at The Bar.

Where to Relax

The Spa at El Encanto features panoramas of Santa Barbara and the surrounding gardens. Enjoy the relaxation lounge, eucalyptus steam room, and fitness studio. The spa’s signature scrub includes Himalayan salt infused with citrus, basil, and mint essential oils.

Worth Experiencing

Visit tasting rooms on Santa Barbara’s Urban Wine Trail. Charter a sailboat to explore the Channel Islands National Park. Shop in downtown Santa Barbara.

Features
Historic
Pet-Friendly
Romantic
Restaurant and/or Bar
Spa On-Site
Fitness Center On-Site
Pool On-Site
Location

800 Alvarado Place. Santa Barbara, California 93103 United States

Santa Barbara Municipal Airport.

Remember, Platinum Card Members receive:
  • Daily breakfast for two
  • Room upgrade at check-in, when available
  • Noon check-in, when available
  • 4:00 p.m. check-out guaranteed
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
Unique Amenity

US$ 100 Property credit to be used during your stay

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