- Name: The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara
- Rooms: 358
- Rating: 5-Star
- Brand: The Ritz-Carlton
- Parent: Marriott International
Discover coastal luxury and glamour at The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara, a 78-acre oceanfront resort on the stunning Gaviota Coast in Santa Barbara, California. Renowned as central California’s premier coastal resort guests experience a unique combination of old-world elegance, relaxation, and adventure in a truly exclusive beachfront location in a pristine natural setting with the lush Santa Ynez Mountains as a backdrop. Embodying the charm, beauty, and energy of the Mediterranean in the heart of Santa Barbara, the resort draws inspiration from its distinct American Riviera locale, including Santa Barbara’s rich Chumash and Spanish heritage, the Pacific Ocean, and Central Coast wine country, while maintaining its iconic charm.
Set against a backdrop of breathtaking ocean views, glorious sunsets and the rugged cliffs and picturesque shoreline of Santa Barbara, the resorts 358 guest rooms and suites include elegant villas with wrought-iron balconies just a short walk from a pristine beach. Blending the graciousness of Mediterranean hospitality with the laid-back charm of Santa Barbara, the hotel’s rooms and suites inspire guests to slow down and appreciate every moment. Indulge in ocean or garden views or reserve a fireside room and enjoy the evening on your patio with the vibrant blue water of the Pacific Ocean just steps from your doorstep.
A world-class wellness destination, this sensational oceanfront resort offers direct beach access and three salt-water swimming pools, a 42,000-square foot luxury spa with 36 treatment rooms, a salon, and a fitness center. Guests can explore the natural wonders of the resort’s prime location on the Gaviota Coast, the largest stretch of undeveloped coastline in Southern California. From mornings spent touring the region’s vineyards, to afternoons passed within the buzzing arts community, Santa Barbara promises both outdoor adventure and cultural fulfillment. Enjoy the charm of downtown Santa Barbara’s shops and cafes only 15 minutes away. The resort is located 90 miles north of Los Angeles and just 10 minutes from the Santa Barbara Airport and 35 minutes from the Santa Ynez Valley wine country.
- Location: The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara – 8301 Hollister Ave, Santa Barbara, CA 93117, United States