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The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara

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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good17%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location on the water with amazing views. Room was nice and comfortable with everything we needed. The maid service was phenomenal. One of the few places that charges a resort fee that you actually get something for (nice coffee in the room, spa, great...More

Thank GGWD
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our three days were quiet and very enjoyable. We spent a full day poolside and as the weather was a bit cool the pool temperature of 80 degrees made the day! The resort is a 10 minute drive from State Street, easy on and off...More

Thank Nancy G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The recently (2017) established Ritz Carlton "Bacara" (formerly just "The Bacara") is a very disappointing new acquisition for the Ritz Carlton brand, and does not represent the brand well at all. Indeed, I am very surprised that this property was selected to become a Ritz...More

1  Thank cmkr1969
Response from RitzCarltonBacaraSB, General Manager at The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa BarbaraResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback. We are very grateful that you have recognized our efforts to assist our community on multiple occasions. Since becoming a Ritz-Carlton our team has focused on numerous improvements and this is a continuous process. I sincerely hope we may regain...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This has to be the worst joke of a Ritz Carlton ever. The hotel has absolutely no quiet zones and seems to accommodate only to rich people with spoiled children and infants. Baby strollers everywhere with accompanying noise at dinner. Who takes kids to a...More

1  Thank Jade T
Response from RitzCarltonBacaraSB, General Manager at The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa BarbaraResponded 2 weeks ago

I truly appreciate you taking the time to provide us with your constructive feedback. I am sorry for the disruption you experienced during our Spring Break week. Please accept my sincere apologies. I have reviewed your observations with our Ladies and Gentlemen and we will...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Let me start by putting in perspective that my wife and I have traveled all over the world, typically staying in 4- and 5-star hotels; so we know what's what in this class of hotel. That said, if this was a regular, say, 3- or...More

Thank crosvs
Response from RitzCarltonBacaraSB, General Manager at The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa BarbaraResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts concerning your recent visit. We appreciate your positive comments about the beautiful grounds and rooms. While we are extremely disappointed in your experience, it is feedback such as this that helps us to improve. We...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Spa
Beachfront
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Meeting Rooms
Banquet Room
Dry Cleaning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Restaurant
Spa
Bar/Lounge
Tennis Court
Heated pool
Adult pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$359 - US$1,263 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Business Hotel in Goleta
#1 Romantic Hotel in Goleta
#2 Family Hotel in Goleta
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$359 - US$1,263 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Business Hotel in Goleta
#1 Romantic Hotel in Goleta
#2 Family Hotel in Goleta
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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LAArt
4 October 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
19 September 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
9 September 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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Room Tips
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