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Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara

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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good14%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“beach club”(115 reviews)
“bella vista”(65 reviews)
“across the street”(303 reviews)
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Breakfast Buffet
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Reviewed 28 January 2016

You can't beat the setting. The staff is tremendous. They provide extraordinary service. My room was spacious. Internet speed was perfect. Got a great night's sleep each night. If you are a gardener, you'll love their landscaping. Exceeded expectations again.More

Thank Mike R
Response from FSSantaBarbara, Public Relations Manager at Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa BarbaraResponded 29 January 2016

Dear Mike R: Thank you for joining us for a second time and for sharing your comments about our resort with TripAdvisor members. We are truly grateful for your 'perfect' review. Thank you for your observations about our setting, our 'tremendous' staff, landscaping and spacious...More

Reviewed 27 January 2016

Our stay was incredible! Not only was the staff nice enough to upgrade us to a BEAUTIFUL cottage on the day of our arrival, the service was unmatched! Our 5 month-old son received a Ty Beanie Boo stuffed animal immediately upon our arrival and he...More

Thank qbwr12
Response from FSSantaBarbara, Public Relations Manager at Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa BarbaraResponded 28 January 2016

Dear qbwr12: Thank you for your 'incredible' review of our resort and for taking the time to share your observations with TripAdvisor members. I'm delighted to read how much you enjoyed your cottage accommodations, but more importantly, thank you for sharing that the service you...More

Reviewed 26 January 2016

Stayed in a one king bedroom suite/cottage. It was beautiful. It had a side patio which was fenced. I loved the rain shower and soaking tub. Walking distance to the sandy beaches of Santa Barbara and Coral Casino. The weather was perfect and unusually warm...More

Thank cwisthtine
Response from FSSantaBarbara, Public Relations Manager at Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa BarbaraResponded 28 January 2016

Dear cwisthtine: Thank you for staying with us and for taking the time to share your beautiful review of our resort with TripAdvisor members. I'm delighted to read that you enjoyed our king-bedroom cottage. Thank you for your words about the beautiful, fenced side patio,...More

Reviewed 25 January 2016

What an amazing experience staying at the Four Seasons resort in Santa Barbara. Reminds you a little bit of an over the top "Pirates of the Caribbean" but in a good way. Very tropical when you pull up to the entrance. We were surprised at...More

Thank NJJA1969
Response from FSSantaBarbara, Public Relations Manager at Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa BarbaraResponded 26 January 2016

Dear NJJA1969: Thank you for your 'heavenly' review of our resort and for taking the time to share it with TripAdvisor members. I'm delighted to read that you enjoyed your guestroom with fireplace, outdoor brick patio and little table and chairs for breakfast. Thank you...More

Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

I love Santa Barbara and I love the Four Seasons. But sadly, these two are like oil and water. There is old world charm laying within the walls, but it feels like certain things like quick service and modern amenities lacked. We waited at the...More

Thank Bianca O
Response from FSSantaBarbara, Public Relations Manager at Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa BarbaraResponded 1 February 2016

Dear Bianca O: Thank you for staying with us in Santa Barbara and for taking the time to share your observations of our resort with TripAdvisor members. We are especially grateful for your comments about the 'amazing pet care and service' you received for your...More

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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Tennis Court
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$639 - US$1,395 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara
#2 Family Hotel in Santa Barbara
#2 Spa Hotel in Santa Barbara
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Barbara
#4 Luxury Hotel in Santa Barbara
#5 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$639 - US$1,395 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara
#2 Family Hotel in Santa Barbara
#2 Spa Hotel in Santa Barbara
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Barbara
#4 Luxury Hotel in Santa Barbara
#5 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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6 February 2018|
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Response from skip2go | Reviewed this property |
I believe most of the issues now are clearing the streets around the hotel of debris and fixing the bridges to get access. I'm not sure of an exact date, but according to the local news, the Biltmore is hoping to re-open by... More
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25 September 2017|
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Response from J-mom-of-three | Reviewed this property |
My response is I have not stayed there for New Years, but if you enjoy Four Seasons, and are partial to them, then by all means. I find the Hyatt Centric more comfortable for my teens. Less need to be hushed, for example... More
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9 August 2017|
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Response from Joseph M | Reviewed this property |
I found a plaace on the the Santa Barbar location where you could submit your question but TA would not let me include the url. I found it under "learn more"
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"Go in warm, sunny time. The ocean will be cool, the gardens warm."
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