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Belmond El Encanto

Star Rating
5 out of 5

Information

Reviews

4.7 / 5Exceptional
330 reviews

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet Friendly
  • Air Conditioning

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Mission Santa Barbara
    16 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Santa Barbara Natural History Museum
    19 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Santa Barbara Bowl
    4 min drive
  • Airport
    Santa Barbara, CA (SBA-Santa Barbara Municipal)
    13 min drive

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    About this area

    Santa Barbara

    Located in Santa Barbara, Belmond El Encanto is in the city center and near the beach. Mission Santa Barbara and Santa Barbara County Courthouse are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Santa Barbara Botanical Garden and Los Padres National Forest. Traveling with kids? Consider Santa Barbara Zoo and Center for Urban Agriculture at Fairview Gardens.

    What's nearby

    • Popular Location
      Mission Santa Barbara - 16 min walk
    • Popular Location
      Santa Barbara Natural History Museum - 19 min walk
    • Popular Location
      Santa Barbara County Courthouse - 4 min drive
    • Popular Location
      Santa Barbara Bowl - 4 min drive
    • Popular Location
      Arlington Theater - 4 min drive

    Getting around

    • Santa Barbara Station - 5 min drive
    • Santa Barbara, CA (SBA-Santa Barbara Municipal) - 13 min drive

    Restaurants

    • The Dining Room – Ocean-view restaurant with a bar offering Californian cuisine. Serves breakfast, brunch, and lunch daily. Kids' menu available.
    • The Terrace – Ocean-view restaurant with a bar offering Californian cuisine. Serves breakfast, brunch, and lunch daily. Kids' menu available.
    • The Lounge – Ocean-view restaurant with a bar offering Californian cuisine. Serves lunch, dinner and light fare daily. Kids' menu available.
    • The Bar – Ocean-view bar offering Californian cuisine. Serves lunch, dinner, and light fare daily. Kids' menu available.
    • The Pool – Poolside café with a bar offering Californian cuisine. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily. Kids' menu available.

    About this property

    Belmond El Encanto

    Along with 2 restaurants, this smoke-free hotel has a full-service spa and an outdoor pool. Free WiFi in public areas and a free area shuttle are also provided. Additionally, a fitness center, a bar/lounge, and a poolside bar are onsite. All 92 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and iPod docks. Guests can enjoy deep soaking tubs, and other standard amenities include 24-hour room service, refrigerators, and LCD TVs.

    Property amenities

    Internet

    • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
    • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

    Parking

    • Valet parking (surcharge)

    Food and Drink

    • Food and drink
    • Full breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–11 AM: USD 25-35 per person
    • 2 restaurants
    • 1 poolside bar and 1 bar
    • 24-hour room service
    • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

    Things to do

    • Pool
    • Full service spa
    • Shopping onsite
    • Mountain biking onsite
    • Fitness center/gym
    • Bicycle rentals nearby
    • Hiking/biking trails nearby
    • Spa services onsite

    Conveniences

    • Gift shops and newsstand
    • Elevator/lift

    Guest Services

    • Luggage storage
    • Laundry service
    • 24-hour front desk
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Concierge
    • Tours/ticket assistance
    • Multilingual staff
    • Porter/bellhop

    Business Services

    • Conference space

    Outdoors

    • Garden
    • Terrace

    Accessibility

    If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
    • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
    • Accessible bathroom
    • Roll-in shower
    • Wheelchair accessible parking
    • In-room accessibility
    • Assistive listening devices available
    • Braille or raised signage
    • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

    Spa

    • Number of treatment rooms - 7
    • Couples treatment rooms
    • Manicures and pedicures
    • Body treatments
    • Body wraps
    • Facial treatments
    • Body scrubs
    • Aromatherapy treatments
    • Hydrotherapy treatments
    • Ayurvedic treatments
    • Hot stone massage
    • Deep tissue massage
    • Swedish massage
    • Prenatal massage
    • Steam room in spa
    • Thai massage
    • Minimum age to access spa is - 12
    • Reflexology
    • Sports massage
    • Massages

    Room amenities

    Bedroom

    • Premium bedding
    • Air conditioning
    • Cribs available
    • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
    • Blackout drapes/curtains

    Bathroom

    • Hair dryer
    • Bathrobes
    • Private bathroom
    • Towels
    • Linens
    • Free toiletries

    Entertainment

    • Flat-screen TV
    • Satellite channels
    • Pay-per-view-channels
    • iPod docking station

    Food and Drink

    • Coffee/tea maker
    • Refrigerator

    More

    • In-room safe
    • Iron/ironing boards
    • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
    • Desk

    Nearby things to do

    Activities

    Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool, a steam room, a fitness center, and complimentary bicycles. The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
    • Free bicycles on site
    • Golfing nearby
    • Snorkeling nearby
    • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
    • Mountain biking nearby
    • Windsurfing nearby
    • Yoga classes/instruction on site
    • Pilates classes on site
    • Ecotours nearby
    • Boat tours nearby
    • Fitness classes on site
    • Hiking/biking trails nearby
    • Kayaking nearby
    • Sailing nearby
    • Scuba diving nearby

    Where to eat

    Where to eat
    The Dining Room – Ocean-view restaurant with a bar offering Californian cuisine. Serves breakfast, brunch, and lunch daily. Kids' menu available.
    The Terrace – Ocean-view restaurant with a bar offering Californian cuisine. Serves breakfast, brunch, and lunch daily. Kids' menu available.
    The Lounge – Ocean-view restaurant with a bar offering Californian cuisine. Serves lunch, dinner and light fare daily. Kids' menu available.
    The Bar – Ocean-view bar offering Californian cuisine. Serves lunch, dinner, and light fare daily. Kids' menu available.
    The Pool – Poolside café with a bar offering Californian cuisine. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily. Kids' menu available.
    4.7

    Exceptional

    5 - Excellent
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    4 - Good
    37
    3 - Okay
    21
    2 - Mediocre
    6
    1 - Poor
    1
    4.9
    Cleanliness
    4.7
    Service and Staff
    4.4
    Amenities
    4.8
    Property condition

    5/5 Excellent

    This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019

    5/5 Excellent

    This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 4 nights in Aug 2019

    5/5 Excellent

    i took my wife for the weekend, we had a lovely stay,the staff, the location , the view of santa barbara, a unique experience and fantastic experience !

    Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2019

    5/5 Excellent

    Very friendly staff and great room and food Also enjoyed the electric bikes

    Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019

    5/5 Excellent

    This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019

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