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Bacara Resort Spa

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Address: 8301 Hollister Ave, Goleta, CA 93117-2474
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Great hotel close to Santa Barbara

This hotel is absolutely beautiful!!! It has two wonderful pools with views to the beach. The service is great and the staff is very helpful. Yes, the hotel is very expensive but... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 24 August 2016
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Los Angeles, California
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Los Angeles, California
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31 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

This hotel is absolutely beautiful!!! It has two wonderful pools with views to the beach. The service is great and the staff is very helpful. Yes, the hotel is very expensive but think about it, you get what you pay for. The rooms are pretty big and the beds are very comfortable. Nothing negative to say about this place

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Mudgee, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

Had issues checking in, food in restaurants average nothing really special. too corporate, not personal enough.

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London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the hotel for 3 nights. The hotel has a number of positive aspects but in our view does not create a particularly relaxing atmosphere and is very expensive for what it is. On the plus side, the rooms are spacious and the bathrooms are modern and of a good size. The food at the Bistro restaurant which... More 

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Batavia, Ohio
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18 reviews
8 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

So many options to provide the best message to indulge in your every need. Located in a beautiful building on the resort property. It is private, fragrant, and very accommodating.

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Santa Barbara, California
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70 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

Spent the day at the pool and spa for a friend's birthday. We also wine tasted and ordered food from the pool-side restaurant. Very lovely scenery, great pool area and amazing spa and services.

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San Francisco, California
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190 reviews
66 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

We did not stay at the Bacara resort but had a full day of pampering at the spa. The spa is five stars plus. Staff and locker attendants were amazing. The spa is massive. We kept getting lost in the women's locker room! I love to take a lot of space while changing and there was plenty of room for... More 

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Yorba Linda, California
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206 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

The spa at Bacara is beautiful. The facilities are are serviced by great reception staff (don't you hate he snobby receptionists that make you feel like you're bothering them when you check in?!) The grand staircase leads to lower Pilates and work out rooms. The main floor is seep rated by men and women with an upstairs joined retreat area.... More 

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Goleta, California
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28 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

Santa Barbaras only beachfront, on the water, hotel. The setting is hard to beat, 3 pools, one is for adults only and it secluded and quiet. The food is so much better than before, really great. Everything is top shelf, the sheets are so good they sell them in the hotel shop

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

My wife and I were treated to individual massages, and we're very impressed with the spa itself, and of course the massages. We have had many massages over the years, so to be impressed is not easy..we give this spa 5 stars!

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27 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

What a pleasure, the views of the Pacific are great, our room had a dream patio, restaurants on site were fantastic, severe were amazing, we were here mixing business and pleasure, could not be more happy

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