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    The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara

    8301 Hollister Ave, Goleta, CA 93117-2474
    +1 855-831-4530
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    Overview
    • Excellent61%
    • Very good17%
    • Average10%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible5%
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    “santa barbara” (435 reviews)
    “beautiful resort” (121 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Poolside Bar
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    Pets Allowed
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    781 - 785 of 2,290 reviews

    Reviewed 15 February 2015

    Everyone was lovely! Service was great at the pool - thank you Javier! The food was amazing! The room was stunning. I honestly do not want to leave. I feel spoiled and I am counting the days when I can return!More

    Thank Kelliehenkel
    Response from GuestRelations M, General Manager at The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa BarbaraResponded 19 February 2015

    Dear Kelliehenkel - It is such a joy to read all about your recent 5 star stay with us! Your photos are simply wonderful to see and I am so thankful that you shared them with everyone on Trip Advisor. I will be sure to...More

    Reviewed 15 February 2015 via mobile

    I planned a weekend getaway to Santa Barbara recently. When booking, folks kept advising me to stay at the Bacara. I'm keen on Four Seasons properties though, as the service they provide is unmatched so I booked the The Biltmore despite that I was going...More

    2  Thank ATraveler24
    Response from GuestRelations M, General Manager at The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa BarbaraResponded 18 February 2015

    Dear ATraveler24- It is concerning to hear our resort did not meet your expectations. Although I cannot tell from your review, I hope you had the opportunity to share your concerns with a member of our management staff. It is important that if we have...More

    Reviewed 14 February 2015

    Just an amazing place. Even if not staying go have lunch in order to experience it. It really is situated in the most gorgeous setting. The views over the Pacific are wonderful. They also have a Spa so perhaps indulge in a treatment!More

    1  Thank Lynne B
    Response from GuestRelations M, General Manager at The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa BarbaraResponded 16 February 2015

    Dear Lynne B - Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us! I am so happy to read you enjoyed the beautiful views as well as your dining experiences with us. I hope we are able to welcome you back soon!...More

    Reviewed 12 February 2015

    We have stayed at Bacara several times over the past several years. We have also purchased rooms for newly wed friends. We are on a current stay which began on Feb 10, check in was Ok, when we arrived to our water view room the...More

    5  Thank Brycha7
    Response from GuestRelations M, General Manager at The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa BarbaraResponded 18 February 2015

    Dear Brycha7- Thank you for your message. As you are aware, we have been working to contact you via phone to get in to contact with you. From what I understand our Resort Manager has left a voicemail and we are eagerly awaiting your response....More

    Reviewed 10 February 2015 via mobile

    I've visited multiple times and each time is better than the first. The beach, rooms, restaurants, bar, pool, spa and service all combine for an extraordinary experience. You may never wish to leave the property and explore Santa Barbara.More

    Thank pauldben
    Response from GuestRelations M, General Manager at The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa BarbaraResponded 11 February 2015

    Dear pauldben - It is so wonderful reading all about your 5 star extraordinary experience on Trip Advisor! I am delighted to hear you enjoyed so many different aspects of your time with us and I want to thank you for sharing them with us....More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Babysitting
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    • Tennis Court
    • Heated pool
    • Adult pool
    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$ 521 - US$ 871 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Goleta
    • #1 Business Hotel in Goleta
    • #2 Family Hotel in Goleta
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 358
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    • Location
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    • California >
    • Goleta
    • Also Known As
    • Santa Barbara Bacara Resort ,
    • Bacara Spa Resort Santa Barbara ,
    • Bacara Resort Santa Barbara Ca ,
    • Bacara Santa Barbara ,
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    Dining (131)
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    LAArt
    5 October 2017|
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    Response from thefreddys | Reviewed this property |
    I believe they became a Ritz Carlton the last day of September or first day of October.
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    Theresa E
    20 September 2017|
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    Response from kathykeilrogers | Reviewed this property |
    Yes...pool big enough to do laps and flips!
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    harold c
    10 September 2017|
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    Response from 32480Robert | Reviewed this property |
    Yes they do and a complimentary bottle of wine and a safe
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    Room Tips
    "Hotel is spread out and VERY hilly to get from building to building."
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    "The many pictures taken of the hotel, have the view of my Villa, building 10 and its view is of the beach."
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    "Ocean view rooms are the best"
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    "Ask for a room on a higher floor unless you want a balcony where you can walk out onto the property"
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