The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara

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When you're ready to escape the hustle and bustle of city life, look no further than the Bacara Resort and Spa. Located on 78 acres of pristine coastline on Santa Barbara's northern shore, the Bacara...  Read More


  • Recommended as Best Hotels Because: The Bacara is located on a beautiful beach just outside of town, so you can really get away from it all.
  • Best for Romantic Hotels Because: The Bacara has gorgeous views, multiple pools and a top-rated spa where you can pamper yourselves silly.
  • Best for Beach Hotels Because: Enjoy a lavish stay at a quiet beach hotel with lush grounds and one of the best spas in town.
  • Best for Luxury Hotels Because: If you're looking for a private beach resort with exclusive amenities like an adults-only pool, the Bacara is the place for you.
  • Best for Family-Friendly Hotels Because: The Monarch Kids' Club offers little guests a supervised way to play on Saturdays and Sundays, so adults can enjoy some grown up time.
  • Best for Pet-Friendly Hotels Because: Is you lapdog used to a life luxury? Live it up in style at the tres chic Bacara.


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