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Bacara Resort & Spa

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Redwood City, California
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a great facility. People were very friendly and handled our group well. Room was a bit away from the lobby but not inconvenient. Spa treatment was very good. The meeting rooms were good, easily accessible but could have used a little more air circulation. Property is close to the Santa Barbara airport but certainly recommend a car to...

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HOTEL’S FAVOURITE REVIEW
Reviewed 13 February 2017

The atmosphere and the high quality service at Bacara definitely make it the place to be., Luxurious villas, well furnished, with fireplace, a beautiful SPA opened 24/7, swimming pools and gym always accessible, are just some of the reasons to choose this place for a holiday or a romantic and relaxing week end.

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BacaraServiceTeam, General Manager at Bacara Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Luca, Thank you for staying at Bacara and sharing your review. It's a delight to know how much you enjoyed our luxurious villas, spa and resort amenities. We truly appreciate the excellent rating you have awarded us and hope to welcome you back to Bacara soon. Warmest Regards, Shashi Poudyal General Manager Bacara Resort & Spa

Hawthorne, California
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

For a close to home getaway that seems far away, I highly recommend the Bacara Resort near Santa Barbara. Not only is the property amazing with gorgeous views over the Pacific but the standard room was luxurious and the staff are super welcoming and helpful. The pool was a fun place to take a dip and have a great cocktail,...

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Washington
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is truly a beautiful place to stay. It is large enough that they will take you to your room in a golf cart. We stayed in a two bedroom unit, and it was like staying at a nice house. Very spacious and comfortable. The spa is also nice. I am picky about bath products but I never worry when...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Every year the Bacara never fails to disappoint. The staff are amazing. The food is wonderful. The amenities are top notch. Clean, friendly, inviting. Not to miss. The access to the beach, the tennis courts, the pools, the jacuzzi (my 7 yo son's favorite). Dog friendly. The gym/spa are pretty incredible too.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Overall this resort is gorgeous. Beachfront location, luxurious rooms, amazing beds. The pool was beautiful, the restaurant decent, and the outdoor bar was nice for happy hour. However the room I was given had some issues. The HVAC was so loud when it would wake me up every time it turned off or on (think clanking and banging). It was...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Becara is an amazing resort. The rooms are big and the beds are very comfortable. All rooms have balconies. Great bathroom amenities. Very well kept property, great food beautiful setting. The staff is really friendly and professional.

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Northern Wisconsin
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for my niece's wedding! Beautiful clean property with 3 pools, ocean views, and friendly, courteous staff!! However...beware of add-on fees-parking-Resort-taxes!!! The restaurants are all $$$$$. There is a nice walking trail and tennis courts. The Resort is very hilly so take advantage of the many golf carts to travel up and down the hills!

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Thank WisconsinChippy
Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently attended a conference here and I honestly felt like I'd found a little slice of paradise. The rooms have lovely porches, the bathrooms make you feel as if you are slipping away into a little slice of paradise and the views are amazing. I went for a three mile walk along the ocean each day, swam in the...

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Santa Barbara, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ended doing a staycation at Bacara after hearing raving reviews from friends. I ended up doing 3 nights and on two separate days I spent time at the spa. The first day I had a massage (deep muscle massage) with Jacob. So awesome and was one of my favorites in recent times. I spent 4 hours that day at the...

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Highlights
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Along the bluffs and beaches of the Gaviota coast lies a resort of stunning natural beauty and relaxed luxury. With 78 acres of oceanfront property, including two miles of natural beach, Bacara offers an expansive sun-drenched setting with endless vistas of sea and sky. The resort's innovative and artful design is in keeping with the intimacy and aesthetics of a Mediterranean village. Unwind at an award-winning 42,000-square-foot spa and fitness center or relax beside one of three zero-edge swimming pools and 26 private cabanas. The resort's 358 newly-renovated guestrooms and signature suites artfully infuse luxurious interiors with modern technologies for a true sense of comfort. Additional resort amenities include a new oceanfront restaurant, Angel Oak, four Har-Tru clay tennis courts, a Foley wine tasting room, and the adjacent Sandpiper Golf Club. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bacara Resort & Spa

Address: 8301 Hollister Ave, Goleta, CA 93117
Region: United States > California > Goleta
Price Range: €455 - €1,201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Bacara Resort & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 358
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Also Known As:
Santa Barbara Bacara Resort
Bacara Spa Resort Santa Barbara
Bacara Resort Santa Barbara Ca
Bacara Santa Barbara
Bacara Hotel Santa Barbara
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Goleta
#1 Business Hotel in Goleta
#2 Family Hotel in Goleta
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“There are some rooms on the ground floor that have great outdoor living spaces.”
491abbiw, 14 May 2017 | Read review
“As for a room with a pool or beach view”
Rihan, 1 May 2017 | Read review
“17 building 3rd floor...excellent location...”
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“Request one with running water.”
567robertg, 29 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Oceanfront are best, some rooms overlooking main walkways are less private”
gfp76, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
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