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Bacara Resort & Spa

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I stayed here for 3 nights on a business trip with some industry colleagues. The facility is very nice, clean, and well-appointed with pools, ping pong, and spa. I also really enjoyed the walking path along the beach and looping back around to the hotel - very California and nice for a quick walk. The resort carried several parties over...

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Reviewed 13 February 2017

The atmosphere and the high quality service at Bacara definitely make it the place to be., Luxurious villas, well furnished, with fireplace, a beautiful SPA opened 24/7, swimming pools and gym always accessible, are just some of the reasons to choose this place for a holiday or a romantic and relaxing week end.

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BacaraServiceTeam, General Manager at Bacara Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Luca, Thank you for staying at Bacara and sharing your review. It's a delight to know how much you enjoyed our luxurious villas, spa and resort amenities. We truly appreciate the excellent rating you have awarded us and hope to welcome you back to Bacara soon. Warmest Regards, Shashi Poudyal General Manager Bacara Resort & Spa

Woburn, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was there for a quick business trip. Given the opportunity and correct pricing I would definitely go back as the hotel itself feels luxurious and is stunning to look at. The resort has a nice, clean layout that feels village like and semi private. Pool areas are wide open and clear, however the beach is gross compared to what...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The facility is beautiful and well maintained, but the service culture at Bacara doesn't live up to the rest of the property. Exhibit A: At midnight, my toddler woke up with a 104 degree fever. Next stop: emergency room. We called the front desk to ask for a golf cart to pick us up (the property is spread out) and...

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BacaraServiceTeam, General Manager at Bacara Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Safar, Thank you for taking the time to post a review. I was disappointed to read about your experience. I have sent you a private message in hopes that we can discuss your stay further. We look forward to connecting with you. Kind regards, Shashi Poudyal General Manager

Falsterbo, Sweden
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Bacara is still a nice hotel but far from five stars. Service is ok and there are some nice rooms, but the pool area, the bistro and bar need renovation. Food was ok, but considering prices it was substandard. The property is beautiful, but it is very big and quite poorly managed. They do everything to keep up appearances,...

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Beachfront
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