Get an overview of this hotelUpscale hotel on the beach, with 3 outdoor swimming pools

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Pets allowed
24-hour business center
Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
Multilingual staff

Location

Located in Goleta, this beachfront hotel is next to a golf course and within 2 mi (3 km) of Sandpiper Golf Club and Goleta Butterfly Grove. Glen Annie Golf Club and University of California-Santa Barbara are also within 6 mi (10 km).

Hotel Features

Catch some rays at the beach or spend the day relaxing at The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara's full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the hotel's 3 restaurants.

Room Amenities

All 358 individually furnished rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet, and pillowtop beds. Comforts include Frette Italian sheets and down comforters, and guests will also find conveniences like refrigerators and coffee makers.

The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

A winery is attached to this Goleta hotel. The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara features a full-service spa, 3 outdoor swimming pools, and 2 spa tubs along with a health club and a sauna. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 3 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wired and wireless Internet access.

Business-related amenities at this 5-star property consist of a 24-hour business center and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 70000 square feet (6503 square meters) include conference space. This luxury hotel also offers spa services, a terrace, and a children's club. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara has designated areas for smoking.

  • Express check-in 
  • Picnic area 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 3 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Number of spa tubs - 2 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Children's club 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 6503 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 18 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Hair salon 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Concierge services 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Total number of rooms - 358 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 22 
  • Winery attached 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Conference space 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Meeting rooms 15 
  • Year Built 2000 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Steam room 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Sauna 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Health club 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Children's club (surcharge) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Number of restaurants - 3 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 70000 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Wedding services 
  • Garden 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave (on request)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Cable TV service 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Minibar 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Balcony or patio 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free newspaper 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Microwave (on request) 
  • Turndown service 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Desk 
  • In-room safe 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Partially open bathroom 
  • LED TV 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Down comforter 
  • Frette Italian sheets 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • In-room climate control (heating) 

Where to Eat

Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge.

Spa Cafe - Overlooking the pool and garden, this café specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and light fare. Open select days.

Angel Oak - Overlooking the ocean, this fine-dining restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

The Bistro - Overlooking the ocean and garden, this restaurant specializes in Californian cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

3 outdoor swimming pools and 2 spa tubs are on site. Other recreational amenities include a health club and a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golf driving range on site 
  • Golf lessons on site 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 

Spa Services

The onsite spa has 36 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include massages, facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. The spa is equipped with a sauna. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, Ayurvedic, and hydrotherapy.

  • Number of treatment rooms 36 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body treatments 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Massages 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 16 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 50.0 per day.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 150.00 per pet, per stay
  • Dogs only
  • Up to 50 lb
  • Restrictions apply
  • For more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are 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.

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Resort fee: USD 35.00 per accommodation, per night
The resort fee includes:
  • Pool access
  • Spa access
  • Fitness center access
  • Business center/computer access
  • Newspaper
  • Faxes
  • In-room coffee
  • In-room bottled water
  • Additional inclusions
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 15 and USD 30 for adults, USD 10 and USD 20 for children (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 36.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 150.00 per pet, per stay
  • A late check-out fee will be charged
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 50.0 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Bacara
  • Bacara Goleta
  • Bacara Resort
  • Bacara Resort Goleta
  • Bacara Hotel Santa Barbara
  • Bacara Santa Barbara
  • Santa Barbara Bacara Resort
  • Bacara Spa Resort Santa Barbara
  • Bacara Resort Santa Barbara Ca
  • Ritz-Carlton Bacara Santa Barbara Hotel Goleta
  • Ritz-Carlton Bacara Santa Barbara Hotel
  • Ritz-Carlton Bacara Santa Barbara Goleta

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. Children 16 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. 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. Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).


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