Belmond El Encanto Hotel - Santa Barbara

800 Alvarado Place, Santa Barbara, United States, 93103  show map
 5 stars
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Belmond El Encanto Hotel - Santa Barbara

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

USD 35 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

Restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Cafe

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

Saltwater pool

Overview

Situated in the center of Santa Barbara, the 5-star Belmond El Encanto Hotel offers the 24-hour restaurant serving French cuisine. The property opened in 1920 and features revival architecture.

Guests can get to The Granada Theatre in 20 minutes on foot. It is about 2 km away from the center of Santa Barbara.

Set next to restaurants and golf courses, this hotel also offers a seawater pool, a sun deck and an indoor swimming pool on site.

The venue is notable for the secluded location within a 20-minute drive to Municipal airport.

Rooms

There are beautiful rooms with individual climate control, wireless internet, a patio, a refrigerator and a stone fireplace provided for travelers staying in Santa Barbara. Some rooms offer a sweeping view over the ocean. The rooms feature a dishwasher, coffee/tea makers and a stove as well as en suite bathrooms with a shower, a washbasin and dressing gowns.

Eat & Drink

Guests can dine at The Dining Room and Terrace and El Encanto Hotel Dining Room located within 5 minutes' walk away.

Services

Currency exchange, a safe deposit box and a lift for general use and computer equipment, a business centre and a meeting room for work can be found on-site.

Relax

Belmond El Encanto Hotel also offers cribs, babysitting and a kids' club for guests staying with children. The hotel provides hiking, lawn tennis and cycling for an active pastime.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible on site at USD 35 per day.

The hotel personnel speaks English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese.

Number of rooms:   92.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • VIP check-in/ -out
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Sundry/Convenience store
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Hairdresser
  • Bicycle storage
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop
  • Boutiques
  • Exterior corridors
  • Fireplace
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Aqua fitness
  • Hiking
  • Cycling
  • Tennis
  • Golf course

Services

  • Airport shuttle
  • City shuttle service
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Limousine service
  • Medical facilities service
  • Bank service
  • Hearing impaired services
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • High chairs
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Game console
  • DVDs/ Videos for children
  • Children's pool
  • Kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Saltwater pool
  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Sun loungers
  • Live entertainment
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Paid cabanas
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Turkish bath
  • Reflex massage
  • Library

Room view

  • Garden view
  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Mirror
  • Chaise lounges
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Separate tub and shower
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow menu

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Hi-Fi
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • DVD player
  • Voice mail
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

800 Alvarado Place, Santa Barbara, United States, 93103

Get directions
City Center
  • Santa Barbara
    1.1 mi
Airports
  • Municipal (SBA)
    7.9 mi
  • Cunnamulla (CMA)
    38.1 mi
Train Stations
  • Santa Barbara Amtrak
    1.9 mi
  • Amtrack Station Santa Barbara
    1.9 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    92

Rooms and availability

Premium Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • + More
Premium Bungalow
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Free internet access
  • Safe
  • Terrace
  • Bathroom:Bathroom for disabled
  • Hair dryer
  • Dining:Fridge
  • Media:Cable/satellite TV
Room Description:

BUNGALOW PREMIUM. ROOM ONLY

Premier Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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Room Description:

Deluxe|Premier

Premier King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

Double room

Belmond El Encanto photos Room Suite
Premier King Suite
Garden view
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • + More
  • General:Free internet access
  • Safe
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Fireplace
  • Newspapers
  • Direct dial phone number
  • Bathroom:Bathroom for disabled
  • Hair dryer
  • Dining:Free mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Fridge
  • Media:LCD TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Room Description:

Premier Bungalow Suite King

Belmond El Encanto photos Room
Premier Bungalow
City view
  • Room size:

    605 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Double beds, 1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Free Wi-Fi
  • Slippers
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Fireplace
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Tiled/marble floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Newspapers
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bathroom for disabled
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Guest toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa
  • Dining:Free mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Fridge
  • Media:LCD TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|PREMIER BUNGALOW DOUBLE

Belmond El Encanto photos Room Suite
Premier Deluxe King Suite
Garden view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Free mini-bar
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Terrace
  • Work desk
  • Newspapers
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:LCD TV
Belmond El Encanto photos Room Bungalow
Premier Deluxe Bungalow
Garden view
  • Room size:

    725 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 2 Double beds, 1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Free Wi-Fi
  • Slippers
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Fireplace
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Tiled/marble floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Newspapers
  • Books, DVDs or music for children
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bathroom for disabled
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Cleaning products
  • Bedding:Sofa
  • Dining:Free mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Fridge
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • Radio
Room Description:

BUNGALOW DELUXE PREMIER. ROOM ONLY

Two Room King Suite
Garden view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
    • Fireplace
    • + More
  • General:Living room
  • Mirror
  • Bathroom:Marble bathroom
  • Rain shower
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
Room Description:

Averaging 630 square feet, these suites are an ideal vantage to set your scene at El Encanto. The lush garden setting affords the ultimate in privacy and tranquility. Each is appointed with one king bed, while many of these two-room suites also include a sofa bed to accommodate additional guests. Some Deluxe Suites offer a fireplace in the comfortably furnished living room. A sumptuous marble bathroom is appointed with a separate bath and rainforest shower, dual wash basins and a lighted make-up mirror.

Belmond El Encanto photos Room Suite
King Suite
Garden view
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Free mini-bar
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Terrace
  • Newspapers
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
Family Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • + More
Room Description:

Suite|Deluxe Suite - Double (Family Plan)

Superior Twin Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • + More
Room Description:

Superior|Superior

Superior King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
Room Description:

Double room

Belmond El Encanto photos Room
Superior King Suite
Garden view
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • + More
  • General:Free internet access
  • Safe
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Fireplace
  • Newspapers
  • Direct dial phone number
  • Bathroom:Bathroom for disabled
  • Hair dryer
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Dining:Free mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Fridge
  • Media:LCD TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Room Description:

Superior Bungalow Suite King

Belmond El Encanto photos Room
Superior Bungalow
Garden view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Free Wi-Fi
  • Slippers
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Tiled/marble floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Newspapers
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Marble bathroom
  • Bathroom for disabled
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Guest toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa
  • Dining:Free mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Fridge
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • Computer hookup
  • DVD player
  • Radio
Room Description:

Superior|BUNGALOW KING SIZE BED-SUPERIOR

Superior Bungalow Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons, Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Free internet access
  • Safe
  • Terrace
  • Bathroom:Bathroom for disabled
  • Hair dryer
  • Dining:Fridge
  • Media:Cable/satellite TV
Room Description:

BUNGALOW SUPERIOR SUITE. ROOM ONLY

Belmond El Encanto photos Room
Superior Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    6 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Coffee machine
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Tiled/marble floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Guest toiletries
  • Guest toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • Radio
Room Description:

Suite|Superior Suite

Deluxe Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • + More
Room Description:

Deluxe|Deluxe

Deluxe King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
Room Description:

Double room

Belmond El Encanto photos Room Suite
Deluxe King Suite
Garden view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • + More
  • General:Free internet access
  • Safe
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Work desk
  • Fireplace
  • Newspapers
  • Direct dial phone number
  • Bathroom:Bathroom for disabled
  • Hair dryer
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Dining:Free mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Fridge
  • Media:LCD TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Room Description:

Deluxe Bungalow Suite King

Belmond El Encanto photos Room
Deluxe Bungalow
Garden view
  • Room size:

    455 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 King-size bed, 2 Double beds

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Free Wi-Fi
  • Slippers
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Work desk
  • Fireplace
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Tiled/marble floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Newspapers
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bathroom for disabled
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Guest toiletries
  • Guest toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa
  • Dining:Free mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Fridge
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|DELUXE BUNGALOW

Belmond El Encanto photos Exterior Hotel information
Deluxe Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Super King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Free internet access
  • Slippers
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Tiled/marble floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bathroom for disabled
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee machine
  • Fridge
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • Radio
Room Description:

SUITE DELUXE

Luxury King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Free internet access
  • Safe
  • Terrace
  • Direct dial phone number
  • Bathroom:Bathroom for disabled
  • Hair dryer
  • Dining:Fridge
  • Media:Cable/satellite TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Room Description:

King Bed Luxury Suite

Luxury Bungalow
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • + More

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Tourist attractions

  • Mission Santa Barbara2300 ft
  • Santa Barbara Trolley Company4300 ft
  • Jazz Hall5000 ft
  • Soho1.0 mi
  • Santa Barbara County Courthouse1.1 mi

Popular areas

  • City Center1.1 mi

Places of interest

  • Breakaway Tours & Event Planning5000 ft

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Museums

  • Santa Barbara Msem Natrl Hstry3300 ft
  • Wildling Museum5000 ft
  • Santa Barbara Museum of Art1.1 mi
  • Karpeles Manuscript Library1.1 mi

Parks

  • Santa Barbara Parks Dept2700 ft
  • Santa Barbara Botanic Garden1.1 mi

Halls

  • Victoria Hall1.0 mi

Universities, Institutes

  • Santa Barbara Clg-Oriental Med4300 ft
  • Southern CA Institute of Law4600 ft
  • Santa Barbara College of Law5000 ft
  • Fielding Institute1.0 mi
  • Wellness Ctr-Research Edctn1.0 mi

Theaters

Air business related

  • Arlington Center For the Performing Arts5000 ft

Medical care and Hospitals

  • St Francis Medical Center2300 ft
  • US Veterans Ctr4300 ft
  • Rehab Inst At Santa Barbara1.1 mi
  • Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital1.1 mi

College Campuses

Local attractions

  • Santa Barbara County Courthouse1.0 mi
    1100 Anacapa Street, Santa Barbara
  • Karpeles Manuscript Library1.1 mi
    21 West Anapamu Street, Santa Barbara
  • El Presidio de Santa Barbara State Historic Park1.2 mi
    123 E Canon Perdido Street, Santa Barbara
  • Santa Barbara Museum of Art1.1 mi
    1130 State Street, Santa Barbara
  • Santa Barbara Botanic Garden1.2 mi
    1212 Mission Canyon Road, Santa Barbara

Near the hotel

  • Mission Santa Barbara2700 ft
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  • Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History3200 ft
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Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    92

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    How to reach hotel

    hotel Belmond El Encanto Hotel - Santa Barbara Santa Barbara location
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    Hotel Address:

    800 Alvarado Place, Santa Barbara, United States, 93103

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Santa Barbara
      1.1 mi
    Airports
    • Municipal (SBA)
      7.9 mi
    • Cunnamulla (CMA)
      38.1 mi
    Train Stations
    • Santa Barbara Amtrak
      1.9 mi
    • Amtrack Station Santa Barbara
      1.9 mi
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Number of rooms:
      92