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Bacara Resort Spa

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Address: 8301 Hollister Ave, Goleta, CA 93117-2474
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+1 844-276-0955

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Jennifer Strouss was amazing

My wife and her best friend visited the Bacara Spa while on a girls weekend. Jennifer was so professional and accommodating - They thought She was the manager. Every request made... read more

Reviewed 30 January 2017
Austin, Texas
via mobile
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San Antonio, Texas
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

After extensive conversations and filing a report as to our stay and missing items I was sadly informed Bacara nor their insurance company are/or would be responsible for our missing items. In turn I have been offered a return stay at the resort as compensation. Yes they did reach out to me and heard me out but the bottom line... More 

Thank chupi2017
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41 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This is one of the few resorts we have been to since my little incident that made me disabled. I mention that because it is important to know that if one is looking for particular needs, make sure you check thoroughly on what is available and yo book it and get confirmation of it. I could stand to maneuver or... More 

Thank tjsage
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16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

I received a 80-min Swedish massage during my stay at the Bacara and it was excellent. It was a true Swedish massage and I enjoyed every minute of it.

Thank Jessica F
Cape Town, South Africa
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Really amazing resort, beautiful and so relaxing. Service was exceptional. Will go back anytime. Love it!

Thank GertpBester
Goleta, California
1 review
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Beautiful location on the cliff of the Goleta coast, The great amenities includes good (and of course expensive) food and a verity of 3 outdoor pools The Spa is amazing, good equipment, especially the workout rooms as well as classes and all the typical spa amenities. Nice variety of classes and special events (star gazing with big telescopes manned by... More 

Thank lalafferty
Austin, Texas
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15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

My wife and her best friend visited the Bacara Spa while on a girls weekend. Jennifer was so professional and accommodating - They thought She was the manager. Every request made by them was perfectly executed.

Thank Brandon19
Cumberland, ri
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41 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Quite a beautiful place to stay and or to visit: 1- Located on the water. 2- beautiful property, big rooms, ours had a balcony, had water view. 3- They have valet and quite helpful team to help you with your bags. 4- It's a huge place, you might walk quite a bit, they do have golf carts. We got lost... More 

Thank Bahjat S
San Diego, California
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

This was our first visit to Bacara's spa and we were very impressed. The staff was very attentive and accommodating. Soraida was super friendly as we checked in. My fiancé and I had couples massages with Deborah and Susie. We were both very pleased with our treatments, and left feeling very relaxed. Also loved the eucalyptus steam room. Our experience... More 

Thank Laila v
Henley-on-Thames, United Kingdom
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276 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

This hotel resort is located at the most beautiful place with wonderful views. It is built in a Spanish hacienda style with individual Vilas. The outdoor area is spectacular and the facilities are excellent. The spa is way over-priced ($85 for a pedicure PLUS a service charge of 22%!!). The food we had during the conference was varied, healthy and... More 

Thank PEMtheDane
Kentfield, California
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

For a five stars hotel, it is disappointing. Reception is not worthy of such hotel. Only one attendant for multiple clients , so prepare to wait. And the concierge is never there. Rooms in building 9 are noisy. It is enough for your neighbor to flash the toilet or shower , you think it is happening in your room 😩

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