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Belmond El Encanto

Santa Barbara, California, United States of America

Belmond El Encanto: Exterior View

Belmond El Encanto: Exterior View

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Belmond El Encanto enjoys panoramic Santa Barbara and Pacific Ocean views from its seven acre garden setting. It’s a romantic hotel and many of the Specialty Suites, Bungalow Suites and Bungalows feature a fireplace and private balcony or garden, while all feature an LCD HD television, iPod dock and heated marble bathroom floors. Facilities include an outdoor swimming pool, a full service spa, a fitness studio offering daily classes including Pilates and complimentary electric bikes to help you explore Downtown Santa Barbara. Locally-sourced seasonal produce, including herbs from the chefs garden and cheese made with milk from Ellie, the Belmond El Encanto Holstein cow, go into gastronomic dishes including California-coastal delights served at the elegant dining room and terrace, afternoon tea in the lounge and American-style bar food.

  • Type:Luxury Hotel
  • Summary:An historic hideaway for Hollywood's elite
  • Feature:Perfect for a romantic interlude
  • Rooms:70 rooms & 22 suites
  • Location:Santa Barbara , California , United States of America
  • Nearest airport:Los Angeles
Belmond El Encanto
Location and transfer

Approximately 90 minutes drive to Santa Barbara from Los Angeles Airport.

Holiday Enquiry

All rooms and suites feature air-conditioning, mini-bar, tea/coffee making facilities, hair dryer, bathrobes and slippers, bathroom amenities, personal safe, flat-screen television, Satellite or Cable, DVD\CD Player, telephone, iPod/iPhone docking station, wi-fi internet access and a twice daily maid service.

  • Size: 350-600 square feet
  • Room View: Garden or Santa Barbara coastline
  • Facilities: Choose from spacious Superior, Deluxe or Premier bungalows all are elegantly furnished with king-size beds and marble bathrooms with separate bath and rainforest showers.

    Deluxe Bungalows feature fireplaces while the Premier Bungalows enjoy private patios or gardens with outdoor dining facilities
Bungalow Suites :+
  • Size: 600–650 square feet
  • Room View: Santa Barbara's coastline
  • Facilities: Choose from Superior, Deluxe or Premier Bungalow suites: all are spacious and come with separate living areas and marble bathrooms with separate bath and rainforest showers. Guests have the option of an open-hearth fireplace or a patio with spectacular views and either one king-size or two twin beds.
Luxury Suites :+
  • Size: 800–1,100 ft2
  • Room View: Santa Barbara's coastline or the verdant gardens
  • Facilities: Located throughout the resort, whilst these suites are all furnished differently to each other, they all share similar amenities including a king-size bed, spacious seating areas, fireplaces, marble bathrooms and a private terrace.

The Dining Room & The Terrace:+
  • Cuisine: California Cuisine
  • Setting: Artisanal ingredients blend with exceptional flavours to create an innovative menu. Enjoy stunning Santa Barbara views whether you dine in the elegant dining room or beneath a starry sky on the terrace.
  • Dress Code: Smart/casual
  • Children's Menu: No
  • Vegetarian Menu: Yes
The Lounge:+
  • Cuisine: Light meals
  • Setting: Choose from Japanese Izakaya, bistro or classic gastro pub meals or enjoy elegant afternoon teas, sunset hour cocktails and an extensive choice of California wines by the glass.
  • Dress Code: Smart/casual
  • Children's Menu: No
  • Vegetarian Menu: Yes
Health & Fitness

The Spa draws from the surrounding landscape to create signature soothing treatments to aid in relaxation of the mind and rejuvenation of the body. In addition to soothing water therapies available in the special wet treatment room, there's a relaxation lounge, showers and steam rooms. Each treatment concludes with a detoxifying tea whilst you enjoy breathtaking views from the patio.

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As the foremost British pioneer of luxury travel – and boasting an ever-increasing collection of prestigious accolades that celebrates this – Elegant Resorts is a tour operator with the expertise, knowledge and reputation to deliver only the very finest tailor-made luxury holidays to our clients, honed by almost thirty years of experience in this niche travel business.

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