Belmond El Encanto


Located in the American Riviera, Belmond El Encanto is Santa Barbara’s only Forbes Five-Star resort. This iconic early 20th-century property is situated atop a commanding hillside, offering ninety-two quintessential, California-styled bungalows and terraced grounds featuring seven-acres of gloriously landscaped gardens with sweeping views of Santa Barbara and the Pacific Ocean.

Original architectural features were lovingly restored, including the historic, trellised-lined Arbor and Lily Pond. Modern additions to the expansive outdoor swimming pool and a new beautifully appointed boutique spa enhance the Belmond El Encanto journey for today’s luxury-seeking guest. Sumptuous contemporary cuisine will also delight with organic and locally sourced ingredients.

In essence, Belmond El Encanto’s charming setting offers the ultimate secluded retreat, creating an eclectic and authentic ambiance for romance and rediscovery.


Cancellation Policy
Check-In Time 3:00pm
Check-Out Time 12:00pm
Directions Belmond El Encanto is easily accessed: 9 miles (15 minutes) from Santa Barbara Municipal Airport 97 miles (1 hour and 50 minutes) from Los Angeles International Airport
Reservation Required
Total Units 92
Five Diamond Rating Forbes Five Star
ADA Accessible
Accommodations - General
1-Bedroom Units
2-Bedroom Units
AAA Discount
Non-smoking Rooms
Parking Charge
Pet Friendly
Suites Available
Accommodations - In-Room
Air Conditioning
Alarm Clock
Coffee and/or Tea Maker
Complimentary Newspapers
Fireplaces In Some Rooms
Hair Dryer
High Speed Wireless Internet
In-Room Safe
Iron & Ironing Board
Mini Bar
Roll-in Showers
Room Service
Accommodations - On-Site
A/V on site
Babysitting Available
Bicycles Available
Business Services
Exercise/Fitness Facilities
Internet - Wireless
Laundry Service/Drycleaning
Meeting Facilities on site
Outdoor Dining
Outdoor Event Venues
Full Bar/Lounge
Dining and Nightlife
Full Bar
Family Friendly
Group Dining
Kids Menu
Live Music
Outdoor Seating
Private Room Available
Reservations Accepted

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01/01/2016 - 03/31/2016

Retreat to Romance

02/01/2016 - 02/29/2016

Celebration Package

02/05/2016 - 12/31/2016

Gourmet Package

02/05/2016 - 12/31/2016

Suite Escape

02/05/2016 - 12/31/2016

Bed in Breakfast

02/05/2016 - 12/31/2016

Spa Experience

02/05/2016 - 12/31/2016

Advance Purchase

02/05/2016 - 12/31/2016
Private Dining Room(s) + Capacity(ies) The Wine Room is set amongst The Dining Room. This private enclave is for celebrations and gatherings up to 14 guests.
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Total Max Capacity 14
Private Dining Room
Private Dining Room Capacity 14
Disabled Access
Full Bar
Wine & Beer

Meeting Facilities Overview

Description: Belmond El Encanto optimizes your strategy sessions with four separate meeting rooms offering a combined total of 4,660 square feet of comfortable indoor space. The flexible 3,000-square-foot ballroom serves large gatherings and can be divided into two smaller rooms when necessary. A well-appointed boardroom facilitates thinking.
Ceiling Size: 12.00
Largest Rooms: 3000.00
Total Sqft.: 9820.00
Space Notes: All of our spaces offer beautiful natural daylight, individual climate control, and video conferencing capabilities. For those interested in more festive events, Belmond El Encanto offers ideal facilities for memorable weddings and other celebrations.
Theatre Capacity: 300
Banquet Capacity: 200
Suites: 22
Classroom Capacity: 125

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Meeting Facility Rooms

Number of Rooms and/or Suites 92
Handicap Accessible
Restaurant Facilities on Premises

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