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The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara

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On the beach, beach umbrellas, beach towels
On the beach, beach umbrellas, beach towels
3 outdoor pools, open 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM, cabanas (surcharge)
3 outdoor pools, open 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM, cabanas (surcharge)

Overview of The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara

The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara

5 out of 5

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Spa
  • Hot tub
  • Pool
  • Pet friendly
  • Laundry
  • Air conditioning

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitizer provided
8301 Hollister Avenue, Goleta, CA

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationHaskell's Beach4 min walk
  • Popular LocationSandpiper Golf Club15 min walk
  • Popular LocationGoleta Butterfly Grove3 min drive
  • AirportSanta Barbara, CA (SBA-Santa Barbara Municipal)10 min drive

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About this area


Located in Goleta, The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara is in the suburbs and on the beach. Mission Santa Barbara and Santa Barbara County Courthouse are notable landmarks, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Sandpiper Golf Club and Glen Annie Golf Club. Traveling with kids? Don't miss Santa Barbara Zoo. Discover the area's water adventures with kayaking and parasailing nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with mountain biking and hiking/biking trails.

What's nearby

  • Haskell's Beach - 4 min walk
  • Sandpiper Golf Club - 15 min walk
  • Goleta Butterfly Grove - 3 min drive
  • Glen Annie Golf Club - 6 min drive
  • Isla Vista Beach - 9 min drive

Getting around

  • Goleta Station - 9 min drive
  • Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA) - 10 min drive


  • First Drop (outside only) – Pool-view café offering local cuisine. Serves breakfast, lunch, and light fare on select days.
  • Angel Oak (outside only) – Ocean-view fine-dining restaurant with a bar offering local cuisine. Serves dinner daily.
  • The Bistro (outside only) – Garden-view restaurant with a bar offering Californian cuisine. Serves breakfast, lunch and dinner daily. Kids' menu available.

About this property

The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara

Catch some rays at the beach or spend the day relaxing at The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara's full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the hotel's 6 restaurants. All 358 individually decorated rooms feature WiFi and pillowtop beds. Comforts include Frette Italian sheets and down comforters, and guests will also find conveniences like refrigerators and coffee makers.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Commitment to Clean (Marriott)
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast and lunch
Reservations are required for the use of certain onsite facilities
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