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    Belmond El Encanto

    800 Alvarado Place, Santa Barbara, CA 93103-2176
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    USD 773*USD 857*
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    Overview
    • Excellent79%
    • Very good12%
    • Average6%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Poolside Bar
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    Pets Allowed
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    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    • Superior Bungalow Garden View 1King LCD HDTV. DVD 310-420SqFt WiFi Marble Bathroom Minibar. Hardwood
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    1 - 5 of 971 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    After seeing all the great reviews we thought we would give the El Encanto another try. Living in Santa Barbara we tried dining at El Encanto a few times right after they re-opened and we were not satisfied with the service or the food. We...More

    Thank 1995sb21
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    This was an awesome getaway! Understated Elegance, fabulous food and a Spa experience I will NOT ever forget ! A Stunning View from high up in the hills that gave you the most beautiful Sunrise and Sunsets. The staff was ever so gracious and helpful...More

    Thank Kara M
    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    The Belmond El Encanto is a truly magical place. My sister-in-law and I spent an extended weekend for a joint birthday celebration. From the moment we got out of the car we were well treated. Each encounter with a staff member was pleasant and genuine....More

    Thank Robin & Darrell C
    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Very pleased with our stay! Attention to detail is definitely a theme here at El Encanto. The entire staff mysteriously knows who you are by name at every turn and there seems to be a very genuine drive to ensure you are comfortable and enjoying...More

    Thank Jennifer B
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    We had a wonderful lunch on the terrace, overlooking the Pacific Ocean. The food, service and ambiance were exceptional. There is also a beautiful inside dining area, that would be perfect for a party. Next time I want to stay for a couple of days...More

    Thank Ali K
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre 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
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • Minibar
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Price range
    • USD 459 - USD 1,193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #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
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 92
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    • California >
    • Santa Barbara
    • Also Known As
    • El Encanto Hotel And Garden Villas
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    Nearby Attractions
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    GlindaGoodWitch33
    7 September 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
    30 August 2015|
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    Response from ElEncantoSB | Property representative |
    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
    7 August 2015|
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    Response from ElEncantoSB | Property representative |
    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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    Room Tips
    "Look at their provided map, but I don't think they have a bad room. Privacy and your own cottage!"
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    "Ask for a room that overlooks the Pacific Ocean."
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    "We loved our bungalow on the first floor"
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    "Ask to be close to the main house, some are a good 3-5 min walk from reception"
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