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The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara

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  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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Reviewed 7 May 2015

We arrived at Bacara after a long day of shopping on state street, lunching in Montecito and touring the college and full dorms, fraternities, sororities and full college town. Pulling into the driveway, we were welcomed by valets who were ready to please, welcome and...More

Thank teddi g
Response from GuestRelations M, General Manager at The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa BarbaraResponded 9 May 2015

Dear teddi g- First and foremost, I hope your daughter and her friend enjoyed the touring the college! Secondly, thank you very much for taking the time to share your thoughts from your visit. It is wonderful to hear you had the chance to enjoy...More

Reviewed 7 May 2015

We arrived early (@1 p.m.) on a Friday for a one night stay as we drove down the coast over a two week period. We were given an upgrade which was very nice. We immediately went down to sit and relax by the pool. We...More

Thank cszanino
Response from GuestRelations M, General Manager at The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa BarbaraResponded 9 May 2015

Dear cszanino- What an exciting trip to drive down the coast! Thank you for choosing to visit Bacara during your travels. Your feedback is helpful and has been shared with the team. Hope to see you again soon! Thank you, Kathleen Cochran General Manager Bacara...More

Reviewed 7 May 2015

Well, okay...I only went for lunch and, truth be told, there was a children's party going on at the pool (who in the heck holds a children's party at Bacara?)....But...my girlfriend and I still had a wonderful respite on the way to the Santa Barbara...More

Thank kelly m
Response from GuestRelations M, General Manager at The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa BarbaraResponded 9 May 2015

Dear kelly m- It is great to hear you and your friend enjoyed your lunch at The Bistro. Thank you for your 5-star review! And yes, next time you will certainly need to experience the entire resort (especially The Spa). Until next time! Truly, Kathleen...More

Reviewed 7 May 2015 via mobile

I was blown away by this resort... From the staff, the location, the room, and my overall experience.... Everything was soooo AMAZING!! The staff were incredibly accommodating, personable and went above and beyond to help me, ensure I enjoyed my stay and recommend places to...More

Thank Emmmm2
Response from GuestRelations M, General Manager at The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa BarbaraResponded 9 May 2015

Dear Emmmm2- It is the highest form of a compliment to hear you plan to make visit Bacara an annual tradition! We look forward to welcoming you as part of the Bacara family for many years to come! Thank you for your review- see you...More

Reviewed 7 May 2015 via mobile

Had an amazing stay. They have it back to the Bacara standard. The pool was nice and quiet. Good service pool side. The grounds always beautiful. They have been remodeling the rooms to a very nice touch. Can't wait to come back and spend a...More

Thank Tommy L
Response from GuestRelations M, General Manager at The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa BarbaraResponded 9 May 2015

Dear Tommy L- It is great to hear your feedback. Thank you for taking the time to share your 5-star review. We are indeed renovating rooms and certainly look forward to welcoming guests (including yourself) for a wonderful, new experience! Thank you again, Kathleen Cochran...More

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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Spa
Beachfront
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
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Room Service
Meeting Rooms
Banquet Room
Dry Cleaning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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Breakfast Available
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Restaurant
Spa
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Tennis Court
Heated pool
Adult pool
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US$359 - US$1,314 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Business Hotel in Goleta
#1 Romantic Hotel in Goleta
#2 Family Hotel in Goleta
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
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US$359 - US$1,314 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Business Hotel in Goleta
#1 Romantic Hotel in Goleta
#2 Family Hotel in Goleta
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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LAArt
4 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
19 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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"Avoid building 15 as it is by a busy road, walls are thin and there is a lot of golf cart traffic as well"
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