Belmond El Encanto
Santa Barbara's only Fobes Five-Star resort
A Forbes Five Star resort, Belmond El Encanto captures the grace and romance that endeared it to the local community and visitors alike since 1918. Choose from 92 suites and bungalows that dot seven acres of pristine gardens and enjoy sweeping ocean and Santa Barbara views. Original architectural features delightful, complemented by modern additions, including a zero-edge swimming pool and lavish spa. California cuisine enhances the Belmond El Encanto experience. The hotel offers the ultimate secluded retreat, creating a luxurious and authentic ambience for romance and rediscovery.
Hotel TipEnjoy a ride to the beach on our Faraday electric bicycles or hop on our Mercedes sprinter to taste premium wines at El Paseo in the historic Presidio neighborhood.
Virtuoso Preferred Supplier Since 15 May 2013
For 2018 & 2019:
- Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
- Continental breakfast daily, for up to two in room guests served in the restaurant or room service
- $100 USD Resort/Hotel credit, to be utilized during stay. Valid on food, beverage and spa treatments. (not combinable, not valid on room rate, no cash value if not redeemed in full)
- Complimentary Wi-Fi
- Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
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