The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara

8301 Hollister Avenue, Santa Barbara, CA 93117, United States
+1 805 968 0100

Cheapest
rate per night

8.0

Excellent
based on 417 reviews
The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara - Santa Barbara, CA, United States
26.09 Sat
-
27.09 Sun
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Good to know

Value for money

7.3

Distance to city center

20.1 km

Location rating

8.8

Nearest Airport

Santa Barbara

Distance to airport

7.3 km

Rooms

26.09 Sat
27.09 Sun

Double Rooms

₪1,905+

Bed type
Provider
Total stay + taxes & fees
Unknown
₪1,905

Superior Rooms

₪1,304+

Bed type
Provider
Total stay + taxes & fees
King bed
₪1,304
King bed
₪1,304
King bed
₪1,304
King bed
₪1,304
King bed
₪1,317
King bed
₪1,345
King bed
₪1,512
King bed
₪1,551
King bed
₪1,590
King bed
₪1,590
King bed
₪1,693
Unknown
₪1,700
Unknown
₪1,720
Queen bed
₪1,797
Unknown
₪2,045
Unknown
₪2,306
Unknown
₪2,362
King bed
₪2,487

Deluxe Rooms

₪1,096+

Bed type
Provider
Total stay + taxes & fees
Unknown
₪1,096
King bed
₪1,185
King bed
₪1,332
King bed
₪1,440
King bed
₪1,447
King bed
₪1,610

King Rooms

₪1,181+

Bed type
Provider
Total stay + taxes & fees
King bed
₪1,181
King bed
₪1,181
King bed
₪1,268
King bed
₪1,652
King bed
₪2,408
King bed
₪2,714
King bed
₪2,876
Unknown
₪2,891
King bed
₪2,989
Unknown
₪3,281
King bed
₪3,739
King bed
₪3,739
King bed
₪3,959
King bed
₪6,992

Standard Rooms

₪1,158+

Bed type
Provider
Total stay + taxes & fees
Unknown
₪1,158
Unknown
₪1,316
Unknown
₪1,320
Unknown
₪1,333
Unknown
₪3,065

Queen Rooms

₪1,823+

Bed type
Provider
Total stay + taxes & fees
Queen bed
₪1,823
Queen bed
₪2,734

Reviews

Pros

Cons

Traveler rating

174
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16
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staff were great in 92 reviews
room service in 59 reviews
great food in 54 reviews
excellent service in 53 reviews
beach in 27 reviews
nice spa in 25 reviews
good and the facilities in 21 reviews
bistro in 15 reviews
beautiful property in 14 reviews
rooms were spacious in 14 reviews
ocean views in 13 reviews
bar in lobby in 10 reviews
pool area in 10 reviews
nice touch in 8 reviews
comfortable beds in 7 reviews
santa barbara in 7 reviews
extra mile in 5 reviews
beautiful hotel in 4 reviews
fresh products in 4 reviews
ritz carlton in 4 reviews
  • Excellent
    Jul 2020
    10.0

    Friendly staff, spa was amazing, felt safe with masks and social distancing

  • Excellent
    Aug 2019
    9.7

    Gorgeous facilities

    Everything was very expensive.

  • Excellent
    Jul 2019
    9.7

    Staff was amazing.

    Pricing was pretty high

  • Good
    Jul 2019
    8.0

    Beach adjacent location, beautiful grounds, nice restaurants, bar, lobby and gym.

    Pools disheveled, understaffed and poor seating management. Day to day food options at restaurant(s) a bad value and created dissatisfaction immediately.

  • Excellent
    Jan 2019
    10.0

    Rainy weekend. Cozy room. Weather forced us to stay onsite and take full advantage of the beautiful grounds and great amenities. Loved it.

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About

Overview

Set against a backdrop of mountains and golden beaches, the Ritz-Carlton Bacara is a luxury hotel that captures the energy of the Mediterranean with colonial-style rooms, connected courtyards, walking paths, and lush gardens. The hotel offers a mix of rooms, ranging from one-bedroom suites where guests can choose a fireplace or an ocean-view balcony to upgraded penthouse residences with kitchenettes, living spaces, and other touches.

Visitors can enjoy cocktails, spirits, and wine at Bacara Bar or linger in the Courtyard Café for beverages, fresh pastries, and dessert. The Bistro combines Californian favorites with an oceanfront terrace, while Angel Oak provides upscale steakhouse cuisine, cocktails, and wine in a modern space with a patio.

To keep guests entertained, the Ritz-Carlton offers different outdoor activities including hiking, biking, and horseback riding. Guests can opt to relax by the nearby beach or engage in private tennis lessons (with options for adults and juniors). The Ritz-Carlton also has an indulgent spa, where guests can enjoy a pampered sessions using any of the many treatment options. Other amenities include free Wi-Fi, a rooftop terrace, and two saltwater pools with luxury cabanas.

Suitable for guests looking for a luxury retreat, the Ritz-Carlton Bacara is located less than a mile from the 18-hole Sandpiper Golf course and within a 10-minute drive from the Santa Barbara Municipal Airport. The Ritz-Carlton Bacara also provides an easy gateway to Santa Barbara’s winery region and a thriving arts community where guests can shop for souvenirs.

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Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Air Conditioning

8.0 Excellent

based on 417 reviews

8.7

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

8.7

Staff

7.2

Value for money

Check in

16:00

Check out

11:00

Cancellation/prepayment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

Amenities

Fitness center
Free Wi-Fi
Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Increased accessibility
EV charging station
ATM on-site
Business center
Car rental
Concierge service
Cribs available
Gift shop
Laundry facilities
Laundry service
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Room service
Bicycle rental
Golf
Spa
Hot tub
Outdoor pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Beauty salon
Express check out
Cable or satellite TV
Air-conditioned
Coffee shop
24hr front desk
Safe
Sauna
Babysitting/child services (surcharge)
Free Internet
Parking (surcharge)
Pool table
Designated smoking area
Steam room
Storage available
Wedding services
Winery
Outdoor tennis
Non-smoking rooms available
Beachfront
Terrace/Patio
Smoke alarms
Snorkeling
Hairdryer
Wake-up service
Towels
Fireplace
Elevator
Hiking
Massage
Accessible by elevator
Additional toilet
Alarm clock
Balcony
Bathtub
Body soap
Bottle of water
Breakfast in the room
Bridal suite
Carbon monoxide detector
Chapel/shrine
Conditioner
Desk
Dining area
Dining table
Entire unit located on ground floor
Entire unit wheelchair accessible
Family rooms
Feather pillow
Fire extinguisher
Flat-screen TV
Fold-up bed
Free toiletries
Garden view
Hardwood or parquet floors
Heating
Inner courtyard view
Interconnected room(s) available
Key card access
Kids meals
Laptop safe
Newspapers
Non-feather pillow
Outdoor furniture
Private bathroom
Radio
Roll-in shower
Safety deposit box
Sea view
Seating area
Shampoo
Shared lounge/TV area
Shower
Snack bar
Socket near the bed
Sofa
Sofa bed
Telephone
Tile/marble floor
Toilet
Toilet paper
Trash cans
TV
Upper floors accessible by elevator
Valet parking
Vending machine (drinks)
Vending machine (snacks)
VIP room facilities
Walk-in shower
Wardrobe or closet
Daily housekeeping
Fax/photocopying
Ironing service
Shops (on site)
Special diet menus (on request)
Cycling
Horse riding
Kids' club
Pay-per-view channels
Table tennis
Windsurfing
Bathrobe
Garden
Kitchenette
Spa and wellness center
Beach towels
First-aid kit
Physical distancing in dining areas
Physical distancing rules
Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
24-hour security
Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning service
Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
Picnic area

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Location

Most Popular Landmarks

  • Arroyo Burro Beach 16.6 km
  • Santa Barbara Golf Club 16.6 km
  • Elings Park 17 km
  • Old Mission Santa Barbara 18.9 km
  • Santa Barbara Botanical Garden 19.4 km
  • The Arlington Theatre 19.6 km
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