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    Belmond El Encanto

    800 Alvarado Place, Santa Barbara, CA 93103-2176
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    Overview
    • Excellent79%
    • Very good12%
    • Average6%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Poolside Bar
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Pleasantly surprised with this charming, beautiful, impeccable hotel. Although there are over 90 rooms, it is a feeling of a small, boutique hotel. Absolute perfection, such a find in Santa Barbara. The greenery, landscaping, and total hotel environment was cozy and elegant. I look forward...More

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    Thank Rhonda F
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    My husband and I stay in very nice hotels and this was definitely one of the best. The rooms are beautiful and very clean and the restaurant is delicious. It has a beautiful feel to it and great view. The service is truly excellent!! I...More

    Thank Deirdre C B
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    We stayed at this hotel for one night as a treat to ourselves at the end of a 3.5week road trip in Oregon & California and so glad we did. The pool is simply wonderful - salt water that leaves your skin feeling like you've...More

    1  Thank kate k
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    This resort has everything we always want--small in scale yet filled with the services and amenities of a large resort. Belmond El Encanto is set in the steep hills of Santa Barbara and overlooks the city all the way to the Pacific Ocean. It's about...More

    Thank goldab
    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Everything about this place says that they put thought into it. The rooms work so well, the pool is spectacular, and the dining experience is amazing. Our only complaint was too many kids at the pool. If you don't like kids or you're looking for...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Spa
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Meeting Rooms
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Conference Facilities
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
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    • Pool
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Spa
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • $484 - $1,505 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara
    • #4 Spa Hotel in Santa Barbara
    • #4 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
    • #6 Luxury Hotel in Santa Barbara
    • #7 Family Hotel in Santa Barbara
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 92
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    • Santa Barbara
    • Also Known As
    • El Encanto Hotel And Garden Villas
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    GlindaGoodWitch33
    September 6, 2016|
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    Response from ElEncantoSB | Property representative |
    Good Day GlindaGoodwitch33, Please contact me personally in our Executive Office at 805 770 3701 and we can discuss your needs as we always have different deals and value added opportunities for our guest to take advantage... More
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    tdamico1
    August 29, 2015|
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    Good afternoon tdamico1, Rest assured we have had numerous events/wedding at Belmond El Encanto that have been flawless with execution and trust yours will be as well. Please contact me directly at 805.845.5800 so that we... More
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    LisanneMB
    August 6, 2015|
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    Dear LisanneMB, Delighted you enjoyed our properties in Italy, there is nothing like luxuriating poolside at Hotel Caruso unless you are at Belmond El Encanto. Our pool is a zero-edge pool that is saline based and free of... More
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