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The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara

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Reviewed July 14, 2014

My first visit to the Bacara and I loved it. Beautiful grounds, super comfortable bed, well appointed room. Every staff member was friendly and helpful. I was there for some well needed rest and relaxation - loved the spa! They have great restaurants when you...More

Thank L P
Response from GuestRelations M, General Manager at The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa BarbaraResponded July 15, 2014

Dear L P- It is a pleasure to welcome you from one paradise, Hawaii, to our paradise in Santa Barbara! Thank you for choosing our resort for your travels to California. It sounds like you truly enjoyed your stay! Please visit us again soon! Kathleen...More

Reviewed July 14, 2014

We stayed at Bacara for 4 nights at the end of June. The resort property itself is stunning, immaculate and extremely well-maintained. The ocean views and access to miles of pristine coastline was what brought us here. We love the area and thought it would...More

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Response from GuestRelations M, General Manager at The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa BarbaraResponded July 17, 2014

Dear odysseus73- Thank you very much for your detailed and thorough review. Please accept my sincere apologies that you experienced many concerns during your time with us. I have been working with my team to ensure we get into contact with you to discuss. From...More

Reviewed July 13, 2014

Lovely hotel with a great restaurant and beautiful garden. The room was incredible, really big with a beautiful bathroom. It's a perfect place for a honeymoon or a couple's getaway. The staff is really lovely and the beach view is breathtaking.

Thank Aninha F
Response from GuestRelations M, General Manager at The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa BarbaraResponded July 14, 2014

Dear Aninha F- It is always wonderful to hear specific mentions of our resort for romance. Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. Please come back and visit us again soon. Sincerely, Kathleen Cochran General Manager Bacara Resort and Spa

Reviewed July 13, 2014

My husband selected Bacara Resort for our first visit to Santa Barbara to celebrate our 16th wedding anniversary. My husband gets kudos for this for sure! From the moment we checked in we were amazed at the property and the service we received was exceptional....More

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Response from GuestRelations M, General Manager at The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa BarbaraResponded July 14, 2014

Dear SanJoseMom- Thank you for spending your 16th anniversary with us! Your review is wonderful to read and I sincerely appreciate all of your kind mentions. I hope we have the pleasure to welcome you again soon. Warm regards, Kathleen Cochran General Manager Bacara Resort...More

Reviewed July 11, 2014

A luxurious get a way and more. First off the grounds and setting are beautiful and peaceful. It feels like you are living in a village not a hotel. Looking over the pools to the ocean feels like you are in the Mediterranean and all...More

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Response from GuestRelations M, General Manager at The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa BarbaraResponded July 13, 2014

Dear prasuti- Thank you for your thoughtful and detailed thoughts! Your review will certainly give other Trip Advisor travelers the opportunity to truly understand and envision the relaxation they will feel when staying at Bacara. I appreciate you taking the time to share your feedback....More

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Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Spa
Beachfront
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
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Room Service
Meeting Rooms
Banquet Room
Dry Cleaning
Business Center with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Babysitting
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Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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$355 - $1,231 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Goleta
#1 Business Hotel in Goleta
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$355 - $1,231 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Business Hotel in Goleta
#2 Family Hotel in Goleta
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LAArt
October 4, 2017|
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Response from thefreddys | Reviewed this property |
I believe they became a Ritz Carlton the last day of September or first day of October.
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Theresa E
September 19, 2017|
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Response from kathykeilrogers | Reviewed this property |
Yes...pool big enough to do laps and flips!
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harold c
September 9, 2017|
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Response from 32480Robert | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do and a complimentary bottle of wine and a safe
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"third as opposed to second floor"
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"The development is a series of separate buildings connected by walkways and grounds. Look at a resort map to..."
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"Ask 4 an ocean view or 2 b closer to the pool, restaurant or spa. To enjoy it all you'll have a walk..."
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"we stayed in villa 14 only 3 rooms and 1 story so no upstairs noise.. Loved the room and patio"
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