Book your room at Belmond El Encanto
Premier BungalowMax Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)
Superior Bungalow (Suite)Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)
Superior BungalowMax Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)
Deluxe BungalowMax Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)
5-star luxury hotel in Santa Barbara near Mission Santa Barbara
Situated in the city center, this luxury hotel is close to Mission Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County Courthouse, and Presidio Santa Barbara. Also nearby are Santa Barbara Natural History Museum and Santa Barbara Museum of Art.
In addition to 5 restaurants, Belmond El Encanto features an outdoor pool. Other amenities include a full-service spa and a poolside bar.
LCD televisions include premium satellite channels. Guestrooms also feature complimentary wireless Internet access and bathrooms with rainfall showerheads and designer toiletries.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
Belmond El Encanto
At your hotel
In addition to a full-service spa, Belmond El Encanto features an outdoor pool and a health club. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 5 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. A poolside bar is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.
Business-related amenities at this 5-star property consist of a 24-hour business center and meeting rooms. Event facilities measure 12460 square feet (1121 square meters). This luxury hotel also offers a steam room, a rooftop terrace, and spa services. A complimentary area shuttle within 3 mi is available for guests. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.
Belmond El Encanto has designated areas for smoking.
- Area shuttle (complimentary)
- 24-hour business center
- Conference space size (feet) - 12460
- Pool cabanas (surcharge)
- Pool sun loungers
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Computer station
- Rooftop terrace
- Luggage storage
- Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
- Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
- Conference space size (meters) - 1121
- Number of meeting rooms - 5
- Free Wi-Fi
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Full-service spa
- Spa treatment room(s)
- Designated smoking areas
- Beach/pool umbrellas
- Spa services on site
- Room service (24 hours)
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Number of floors - 1
- Number of buildings/towers - 32
- Outdoor pool
- Concierge services
- Complimentary newspapers in lobby
- Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Meeting rooms
- 24-hour front desk
- Express check-out
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Total number of rooms - 92
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Year Built 1912
- Wedding services
- Coffee shop or café
- Health club
- Multilingual staff
- Poolside bar
- Number of restaurants - 5
- Shopping on site
- Steam room
Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi
Park your car
Valet parking (surcharge)
In your room
- Ceiling fan
- Climate control
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- In-room safe (laptop compatible)
- Satellite TV service
- Free Wi-Fi
- Complimentary bottled water
- Premium TV channels
- DVD player
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Pillow menu
- LCD TV
- iPod docking station
- Rainfall showerhead
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
- Premium bedding
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Complimentary newspaper
- Air conditioning
- Access via exterior corridors
- Coffee/tea maker
- Turndown service
- Private bathroom
- Designer toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Shower/tub combination
- In-room childcare (surcharge)
- Iron/ironing board
- Daily housekeeping
Eat and drink
Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7 AM and 11 AM.
The Dining Room - This restaurant specializes in Californian cuisine and serves light fare only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Happy hour is offered.
The Terrace - Overlooking the ocean, this restaurant specializes in Californian cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and brunch. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available. Happy hour is offered.
The Lounge - Overlooking the ocean, this restaurant specializes in Californian cuisine and serves lunch, dinner, and light fare. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Happy hour is offered.
The Bar - This bar specializes in Californian cuisine and serves lunch, dinner, and light fare. A children's menu is available. Happy hour is offered.
Late night fare is available from 24-hour room service.
Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool, a health club, and a steam room.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Ecotours nearby
- Pilates classes on site
- Yoga classes/instruction on site
- Boat tours nearby
- Snorkeling nearby
- Kayaking nearby
- Golfing nearby
- Sailing nearby
- Scuba diving nearby
- Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
- Windsurfing nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Mountain biking nearby
The Spa at El Encanto has massage/treatment rooms and couples treatment room(s). Services include massages, facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. The spa is equipped with a spa tub. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, Ayurvedic, and hydrotherapy.
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
- Couples treatment rooms
- Manicures and pedicures
- Body wraps
- Body scrubs
- Aromatherapy treatments
- Hydrotherapy treatments
- Ayurvedic treatments
- Spa tub in spa
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- Accessible path of travel
- Accessible bathroom
- Roll-in shower
- Accessible parking
- In-room accessibility
- Accessibility equipment for the deaf
- Braille or raised signage
The fine print for Belmond El Encanto
How you can pay
Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Diners Club, Discover, JCB International, MasterCard, Visa
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
- Resort fee: USD 39.22 per accommodation, per night
We should mention
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.