Belmond El Encanto

3.5 star property

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Parking available
  • Laundry
  • Babysitting

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationMission Santa Barbara16 min walk
  • Popular LocationSanta Barbara County Courthouse4 min drive
  • Popular LocationArlington Theater5 min drive
  • AirportSanta Barbara, CA (SBA-Santa Barbara Municipal)14 min drive

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About this area

Santa Barbara

Belmond El Encanto is located in Upper Riviera, a neighborhood in Santa Barbara. Mission Santa Barbara and Santa Barbara County Courthouse are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Los Padres National Forest and Butterfly Beach. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Earl Warren Showgrounds or UC SB Events Center.

What's nearby

  • Mission Santa Barbara - 16 min walk
  • Santa Barbara County Courthouse - 4 min drive
  • El Presidio de Santa Barbara State Historic Park - 4 min drive
  • Presidio Santa Barbara - 5 min drive
  • Arlington Theater - 5 min drive

Getting around

  • Santa Barbara Station - 5 min drive
  • Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA) - 14 min drive


  • The Daily Grind — 4 min drive
  • Bouchon — 4 min drive
  • Jane — 4 min drive
  • Arigato Sushi — 4 min drive
  • Opal Restaurant — 4 min drive

About this property

Belmond El Encanto

3.5-star hotel in the heart of Upper Riviera
Santa Barbara Bowl is located near Belmond El Encanto, which provides an airport shuttle, a poolside bar, and a terrace. This hotel boasts romantic amenities like a garden and a bar. Treat yourself to a massage at the onsite spa. Enjoy the gym, as well as activities like mountain biking. Wired Internet (surcharge) is available to all guests, along with shopping on site and a coffee shop/café.
Other perks include:
  • An indoor pool and an outdoor pool
  • Bike rentals, self parking (surcharge), and a 24-hour front desk
  • An elevator, concierge services, and a front desk safe
  • Laundry services, free newspapers, and ATM/banking services
Room features
All guestrooms at Belmond El Encanto have comforts such as air conditioning and bathrobes, as well as amenities like safes and internet access.
Extra amenities include:
  • Bathrooms with bathtubs and showers
  • TVs with cable channels and DVD players
  • Balconies, full-sized refrigerators/freezers, and rollaway/extra beds

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Wired Internet (surcharge)

Parking and transportation

  • Self parking on site (surcharge)
  • Extended parking on site
  • Airport shuttle available

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/café
  • 1 poolside bar and 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Bicycle rentals
  • Fitness center
  • Full-service spa
  • Indoor pool
  • Mountain biking
  • Outdoor pool
  • Shopping
  • Steam room

Family friendly

  • Babysitting/childcare
  • Children's club
  • DVD player
  • Full-sized refrigerator
  • Indoor pool
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Rollaway beds available


  • ATM/banking services
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities
  • Multilingual staff

Business services

  • Business center


  • Garden
  • Terrace


  • Massages


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Rollaway beds available


  • Bathrobes
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer


  • Cable channels
  • DVD player
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Minibar
  • Refrigerator

Outdoor space

  • Balcony


  • Connecting rooms available
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Safe

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Check-in from midnight - 3 PM


Check-out before midnight

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets allowed for an extra charge

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • A pet fee will be charged

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards

We should mention

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

Property is also known as

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