We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Bacara Resort & Spa

    8301 Hollister Ave, Goleta, CA 93117
    Hotel website
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          US$888
          US$678
          US$888
          US$672
          US$888
          US$678
          Traveller (852)
          Room & Suite (388)
          Pool & Beach (216)
          Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara
          2,011 reviews
          #7 of 52 hotels in Santa Barbara
           
          Kimpton Canary Hotel
          1,021 reviews
          #6 of 52 hotels in Santa Barbara
           
          Belmond El Encanto
          986 reviews
          #8 of 52 hotels in Santa Barbara
           
          The Fess Parker - A Doubletree by Hilton Resort
          3,220 reviews
          #29 of 52 hotels in Santa Barbara
           
          Overview
          • Excellent61%
          • Very good17%
          • Average10%
          • Poor7%
          • Terrible5%
          Travellers talk about
          Free Wifi
          Breakfast Buffet
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Restaurant
          Room Service
          Suites
          Poolside Bar
          Fitness centre
          Concierge
          Pets Allowed
          Spa
          Wheelchair access
          Business Centre
          Dry Cleaning
          Tennis Court
          Babysitting
          Private Balcony
          5.0 Star Hotel
          All hotel details
          Offers from Bacara Resort & Spa
          Offers & Announcements: Enjoy a night on us!
          Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara
          2,011 reviews
          #7 of 52 hotels in Santa Barbara
           
          Kimpton Canary Hotel
          1,021 reviews
          #6 of 52 hotels in Santa Barbara
           
          Belmond El Encanto
          986 reviews
          #8 of 52 hotels in Santa Barbara
           
          The Fess Parker - A Doubletree by Hilton Resort
          3,220 reviews
          #29 of 52 hotels in Santa Barbara
           
          {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null}
          Rooms
          9 Jul10 Jul
          |
          1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          Show Available Rooms
          Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 9 partner sites to see rooms from US$672.
          We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Goleta hotels with availability
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "93a92a8fef644e04ab332540392c252f", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":169676,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[38873547],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":9,"month":7,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":10,"month":7,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":672,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"93a92a8fef644e04ab332540392c252f","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":888,"lowestMetaPrice":672,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":888,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":888,"lowestMetaPrice":672,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":888,"hotelName":"Bacara Resort & Spa","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":true,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjkzYTkyYThmZWY2NDRlMDRhYjMzMjU0MDM5MmMyNTJmIiwiQUlLIjoiYmEyNGI1ZWVmYTQ4NDBhNmJhZTE4ZTdkZjI5NzhkYjgifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "09/07/2017", "checkOut": "10/07/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$672", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"65685816":"Hotwire","32697734":"Expedia","54220766":"TravelocityEWS","78872902":"OrbitzEWS","38873547":"BookingCom","63258815":"IB_SabreHospitalitySolu_1Fv9i6k","79425328":"CheapTicketsEWS","109234057":"HotelsCom2IB"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","dust":{},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
          Write a Review
          Reviews (2,260)
          Traveller rating
          Traveller type
          Time of year
          Language
          There are newer reviews for Bacara Resort & Spa See the most recent reviews

          1,341 - 1,345 of 2,206 reviews

          Reviewed 7 August 2013

          Excellent service! very friendly team (Brooks, Siti, Jose, Mario, Sabrina and many many others) Rooms are small but cute. View of the Ocean is fantastic. Lots of activities and very very relaxing. My family had a great time there. We spent two nights at this...More

          1  Thank Farzi N
          Response from Kathleen C, General Manager at Bacara Resort & SpaResponded 7 August 2013

          Thank you for taking the time to write about your recent stay. I was pleased to read all your wonderful comments and I will be sure to share your praise about Brooks, Siti, Jose, Mario, and Sabrina with their managers. We hope to see you...More

          Reviewed 6 August 2013

          Bacara is a beautiful resort. Our room overlooked the pools, with a view of the beach and ocean beyond. The room set up was fantastic, balcony was perfect (we looked out through the balcony's view from our bed). The pools are a joy - swam...More

          Thank John M
          Response from Kathleen C, General Manager at Bacara Resort & SpaResponded 7 August 2013

          Thank you for sharing such lovely feedback about your recent stay. We hope to welcome you and your wife back for another relaxing trip soon! Kindly, Kathleen Cochran General Manager

          Reviewed 6 August 2013

          Bacara Resort is a favorite. Beautiful Spanish architecture. About 10-15 minutes from downtown Santa Barbara. Beautiful views of the ocean, with access to the beach. Taken five vacations there. Rooms are small but very charming. Most with views of the ocean. Be sure to eat...More

          Thank sallyleonard
          Response from Kathleen C, General Manager at Bacara Resort & SpaResponded 7 August 2013

          Thank you for taking the time to write about your most recent stay to Bacara. As a repeat guest, your feedback is invaluable to both the resort as well as people visting trip advisor for feedback. We hope to welcome you back to your favorite...More

          Reviewed 5 August 2013

          I booked a room two weeks in advance and expected a room with a Garden View.. upon arrival which was shortly after 4pm on Friday August 2,2013 I waited 25 min in a short line to check in. I asked if I could upgrade my...More

          5  Thank Ernest C
          Response from Kathleen C, General Manager at Bacara Resort & SpaResponded 7 August 2013

          Thank you for your review Ernest. You asked and you shall receive! I have sent you a private message to personally follow up with your concerns. I was happy to read that you enjoyed service from our valet, room service and spa, however, I was...More

          Reviewed 5 August 2013

          My wife and I spent two nights at Bacara for a little "mini-moon" immediately following our wedding last August, since our "true" honeymoon to Italy was planned for a slightly cooler time of year. We arrived and were treated very well at checkin, and only...More

          Thank arm90405
          Response from Kathleen C, General Manager at Bacara Resort & SpaResponded 7 August 2013

          Thank you for taking the time to write about your “mini-moon.” First off, Congratulations! I was pleased to read that you had a wonderful trip for such a special occasion. We hope to welcome you back for many more memorable and relaxing trips in the...More

          Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara
          2,011 reviews
          #7 of 52 hotels in Santa Barbara
           
          Kimpton Canary Hotel
          1,021 reviews
          #6 of 52 hotels in Santa Barbara
           
          Belmond El Encanto
          986 reviews
          #8 of 52 hotels in Santa Barbara
           
          The Fess Parker - A Doubletree by Hilton Resort
          3,220 reviews
          #29 of 52 hotels in Santa Barbara
           
          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Pool
          • Room Service
          • Restaurant
          • Beachfront
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Conference Facilities
          • Breakfast Available
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Babysitting
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Hot Tub
          • Tennis Court
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$565 - US$1,608 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #1 Romantic Hotel in Goleta
          • #1 Business Hotel in Goleta
          • #2 Family Hotel in Goleta
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 358
          • Reservation Options
          • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Hotels.com, Hotwire, Orbitz, Travelocity, Cheap Tickets, HotelQuickly and getaroom.com so you can book your Bacara Resort & Spa reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
          • Location
          • United States >
          • California >
          • Goleta
          • Also Known As
          • Santa Barbara Bacara Resort ,
          • Bacara Spa Resort Santa Barbara ,
          • Bacara Resort Santa Barbara Ca ,
          • Bacara Santa Barbara ,
          • Bacara Hotel Santa Barbara
          Add Photo Photos
          Traveller (852)
          Room & Suite (388)
          Pool & Beach (216)
          Dining (128)
          Hotel & Grounds (657)
          Bathroom (29)
          Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
          Family and Play Areas (1)
          Nearby
          Residence Inn Santa Barbara Goleta
          4.26 miles away
           
          Courtyard Santa Barbara Goleta
          253 reviews
          2.83 miles away
           
          Hilton Garden Inn Santa Barbara/Goleta
          2.87 miles away
           
          Nearby Restaurants
          The Bistro at Bacara
          257 reviews
          .05 miles away
          Angel Oak At Bacara
          30 reviews
          .77 miles away
          Ocean House
          14 reviews
          .06 miles away
          Miro
          117 reviews
          .77 miles away
          Nearby Attractions
          UCSB Lagoon
          9 reviews
          4.32 miles away
          Goleta Butterfly Grove
          61 reviews
          1.34 miles away
          Coronado Butterfly Preserve
          32 reviews
          3.27 miles away
          Rancho La Patera & Stow House
          15 reviews
          3.81 miles away
          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Molly B
          Is the pool open in late March?
          12 May 2017|
          Answer Show all 4 answers
          Response from Johan703 | Reviewed this property |
          Yes, undoubtedly.
          1
          Vote
          Jeffrey L E
          Have the winter storms taken the sand away?
          19 February 2017|
          Answer
          Response from Jorge R | Reviewed this property |
          Hello Jeffrey, i did not went to the beach, but it looks great! I don't think so
          0
          Votes
          Google Translation
          Room Tips
          "they let the riff raff in"
          Read review
          "Go for the suites (if you can afford them). Location is actually in Goleta which is a distance from d/town SB."
          Read review
          "Skip the superior and get the Deluxe. Book directly from their website to take advantage of existing..."
          Read review
          "Recommend higher floors with partial view - great for your money!"
          Read review
          Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
          Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing