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Set within the resort’s 78 acres, the spa encompasses 42,000 square feet and features a full selection of amenities, including a swimming pool, redwood sauna, and eucalyptus steam room. Fireside lounges and a rooftop terrace offer additional spaces to relax, restore and enjoy the spa resort’s legendary Santa Barbara views.

On-Site Outlets
Spa entryway

The Ritz-Carlton Spa Bacara, Santa Barbara

The spa encompasses 42,000 square feet and features a full selection of amenities including an adults-only swimming pool, redwood sauna, eucalyptus steam rooms, fireside lounges, a rooftop terrace and more. Open 9:00AM-6:30PM.

Phone:   +1 805-571-4210
8:30 AM-6:00 PM
Appointment required
Fitness Center/Spa

Fitness Center

5:00 AM-9:00 PM
Resort Pool


Main Pool

Mon-Sun : 10:00 AM-7:30 PM

The Spa Pool

Mon-Sun : 8:00 AM-6:00 PM

Oval Pool

Mon-Sun : 10:00 AM-5:00 PM


A Luxurious Spa Sanctuary at the Edge of California

Your path to wellness begins at The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara. Here, locally inspired and luxury spa rituals pay tribute to the scenic California landscape in ways both enticing and effective. Indulge in a Signature Experience like The Hollywood Facial or Bacara Signature Massage to explore the possibilities of renewal. Or branch out with the Citrus Avocado Body Scrub which exfoliates and revitalizes the skin with Himalayan salts, organic avocado oil, and uplifting citrus essential oils. Other services include massages, skincare, and hair and nail services.

Spa Exterior

Spa Rituals

For more information, please contact us by phone at (805) 571-4210 or email at

Featured Treatments
Spa front desk area


The hydrafacial resurfaces the skin to extract impurities while cleansing, hydrating, and moisturizing.

The Bluff

Body Melt

Listen to the waves roll upon the shore as serenity washes over your body. Improve microcirculation and cellular regeneration with this full body exfoliation. An invigorating Swiss Shower removes the scrub and leaves the skin soft, silky, and moisturized. A full body massage with a relaxing aromatherapy oil culminates with a warm thermal wrap and a relaxing scalp massage.

Spa area

Custom Facial

Unwind and destress with a hydrating facial to leave you feeling radiant.

Indulge in Exclusive New Treatments

Incorporates Thai and Shiatsu techniques into classic massage.

Let us design a bespoke facial with your skin concerns in mind. Our estheticians choose from scientifically advanced collections, cutting-edge products, and applied techniques to address your skin’s specific needs. Through deep exfoliation and an infusion of results-driven ingredients, your skin is left balanced and radiant.

Our Signature massage treatment uses hot stones and heated herbal compresses filled with organic herbs and salts to massage and soothe muscles and joints. This treatment opens the flow of energy, creating a healthier mind and body connection.


A Setting To Inspire Your Fitness Journey

California is synonymous with health and wellness, and the resort fitness center encourages guests of all levels to continue, or begin, their journey here. The Fitness Center offers the latest in cardiovascular & strength training equipment, a complete line of free weights, instructor-led classes and four Har-Tru tennis courts and more. Daily, from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. Kindly note guests must be at least 16 years of age or older to enjoy our Fitness Center.

Fitness Center