Santa Barbara via the Mediterranean
Suites & Rooms
Blending the graciousness of Mediterranean hospitality with the laid-back charm of Santa Barbara, the hotel’s rooms and suites inspire guests to slow down and appreciate every moment. Indulge in ocean or garden views or reserve a fireside room and enjoy the evening on your patio.
The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara welcomes visitors with five-star amenities, scenic ocean views, and easy access to the region’s vineyards, restaurants, shops, and attractions. Find inspiration within perfectly framed views of the Pacific from your guest room balcony, relax with wellness therapy at the spa, or get a different perspective on California as you embark on a sailing expedition.
The Ritz-Carlton Club Lounge
The Ritz-Carlton Club Lounge is a communal space designed to make your stay unforgettable in surprising and delightful ways. Whether it’s a quiet moment to work alone or a place to connect with fellow travelers and share stories, the heightened level of bespoke services and amenities in our Club Lounge will cater to your every need. Our Club Lounge features a personal concierge, complimentary culinary presentations intended to create an undeniable sense of belonging with your fellow travelers.
Guests will enjoy these special inclusions while in The Club Lounge:
- Delightful culinary offerings throughout the day including breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea, hors d’ oeuvres, and desserts
- A Club Lounge Concierge that assists in your travel experience
- Complimentary garment pressing
- Fine selection of California wines, liqueurs, beers, spirits and non-alcoholic beverages
Furry Companions are Welcome at Bacara
We are delighted to welcome pets weighing 50 pounds or less. The resort assesses a $250 USD per stay pet fee and a $50 USD for each additional. The pet fee covers the cost of deep cleaning the room in preparation of the next guest's arrival. is non-refundable and will be charged to your room prior to check-out. For more information on a deposit, pet agreement and amenity information, please contact the Concierge desk.
The following items constitute our pet policy:
No more than two pets may occupy each guest room
Pet owners are fully responsible for their pet's behavior. The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara reserves the right to remove the pet from the hotel should the pet continue to bark or disturb our guests
For the safety of your pet and our staff, your pet must be out of the room or kenneled during housekeeping services
Room balconies should not take the place of a waste area. Violations of this policy will necessitate off-premises boarding.
We regret that pets are not allowed in the resort's restaurants, fitness center, spa, pool areas or the club lounge. This exclusion does not apply to guide or service animals. Leashed dogs are allowed to dine on The Bistro outdoor patio, 'O' Bar + Kitchen outdoor terrace and Caffe terrace only.
The pet owner shall be held responsible for any cleaning and repair costs incurred.
Resort Fee Inclusions
Enhance your stay through a variety of included experiences at The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara from Electric Bikes, Yoga Classes, Guided Beach Tours and more!
Daily Enhanced High-Speed Internet Access
Daily one hour access to private, professional grade clay tennis courts, including rackets, tennis ball machine use, and 30-minute tennis clinic with pro for 2 guests (open daily 8am to 4pm.)
Ambassadors of the Environment certified host Guided Eco-Hike Tour for 2 guests daily. Tours take place at 10am daily (weather permitting).
Electric bike rentals, available from 9:00am - 7:00pm daily for 2 guests for 2 hours (waiver required), rentals include helmet and bike lock.
Guided beach walk by Ambassadors of the Environment certified instructor for 2 guests, daily at 1:00pm (weather permitting)
Daily one hour yoga class for 2 people, yoga mat provided, class led by certified instructor. Yoga class is daily at 8:00am.
Transportation to Sandpiper golf course for 2 guests daily (excludes reservations made within a group block)
Daily Aqua Aerobics class led by certified instructor, daily at 9:00am for 2 guests