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Bacara Resort Spa

8301 Hollister Ave, Goleta, CA 93117-2474
+1 844-276-0955
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Bacara is a tip top resort located just past Santa Barbara with access to the coastline. Rooms were... read more

Reviewed 29 November 2017
David B L
Los Angeles, California

Delicious, innovative and excellent lunch. Salads to die for. Seafood excellent and service par... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2017
Billings, Montana
via mobile
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8301 Hollister Ave, Goleta, CA 93117-2474
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Reviewed 29 November 2017

Bacara is a tip top resort located just past Santa Barbara with access to the coastline. Rooms were plush and well furnished, with nice amenities. Multiple bars and sitting areas both inside and outside. Plush verdant grounds and access to a Chumash native trail to...More

Thank David B L
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Delicious, innovative and excellent lunch. Salads to die for. Seafood excellent and service par excellence. Elegant, fun and happy taste buds. Will tell our friends and definitely will go again. The best.

Thank nswanson
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Stayed here for a friends wedding. Had an awesome time, and would go back. The view from the pool was wonderful, and the common areas are very well kept.

Thank Will M
Reviewed 2 September 2017

The Bacara resort was okay but not top end as their prices would lead you to think. Here are just some examples: We had a drink bar. When we sat down were crumbs all over the table. These were not cleaned when our waiter took...More

Thank scooter004
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

While this property is absolutely stunning, the service is always hit or miss. Staff often seems overwhelmed and under-trained. This is most unfortunate as the food at the Bistro is wonderful, and the chef is clearly very talented.

Thank foodandwinenerd
Reviewed 3 August 2017

I found the style of the rooms here highly disappointing despite the gorgeous lobby and view of ocean from pools. Food was good and ease of access to beach was lovely but saltillo tiles and heavy lumberjack headboards are passe. Place could be a real...More

Thank Pamela W
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

The rooms are spacious and the staff is friendly and always helpful. Take time to book a spa treatment, such a treat! Looking forward to my next stay at Bacara!

Thank ljmmd
Reviewed 13 July 2017

For the price, this place should be impeccable. Sadly, it isn't. A complimentary water bottle in my room had been opened (seal clearly broken) and placed in place as if new. The "complimentary" bottle of wine with the resort fee is a 14.5% ABV Pinot...More

Thank NoIberostarFan
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

The resort itself is lovely. We had a Signature suite which was very roomy and large enough to sleep 5 comfortably. It was beautifully decorated with a spacious balcony offering a partial ocean view. Villa 9 is a great location if you're with your kids...More

Thank lmacconell
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

I stayed here with my niece for a couple of nights. It is a special treat as it is very expensive but the amenities are remarkable. The lavish pool sits right above the ocean. There is food and drink service at the pool and if...More

Thank daschpitch
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