Belmond El Encanto

Rated 9.3 in 141 reviews. 92 rooms.


Offering sweeping Pacific Ocean views, this boutique hotel is 5 minutes’ drive away from Central Santa Barbara. It boasts an outdoor pool, a spa and wellness centre and an on-site bar and restaurant. All spacious rooms include free Wi-Fi.

A flat-screen cable satellite TV is featured in all guest rooms at El Encanto. Rooms include a minibar, a fireplace and a seating area. All rooms offer garden views.

A 24-hour reception is provided to guests of El Encanto. A business centre with fax and photocopying services is available. Guests can unwind at El Encanto's on-site fitness centre as well.

With 2 miles of this hotel guests will find attractions such as Santa Barbara Mission and Santa Barbara Botanical Gardens. Santa Barbara Municipal Golf Course is 10 minutes’ drive away.

Spa Facilities

  • Massage
  • Hammam
  • Fitness centre
  • Pool/beach towels
  • Spa and wellness centre

Available Rooms

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Recommended Nearby

A guide to great places near Belmond El Encanto

  1. The Dining Room at El Encanto

    28 m from hotel
    800 Alvarado Place

  2. The Spa at El Encanto

    36 m from hotel
    800 Alvarado Pl

  3. Santa Barbara Running Co

    181 m from hotel
    110 Anacapa St

  4. Riviera Theatre

    Smaller cozy theater with a small concession, plenty of parking, comfortable seats without cup holders, decent sound, and no stadium seating. Those are the facts. I'm sure there are more...

    224 m from hotel
    2044 Alameda Padre Serra

  5. Riveria Theater - Cinema Society

    Parking is limited & on a steep hill. Please get there early before the event & enjoy the beautiful views of scenic Santa Barbara with that special someone & cherish panoramic ocean view.

    231 m from hotel

  6. Patricia Lopez Art Restoration

    250 m from hotel
    804 Moreno Rd

  7. Santa Barbara Magazine

    305 m from hotel
    2064 Alameda Padre Serra

  8. The Movie for Dogs

    361 m from hotel
    1708 Paterna Rd

  9. Mission Historical Park & Rose Garden

    Absolutely beautiful! Visit on a sunny Saturday and bring a camera!

    0.7 km from hotel
    Laguna St

  10. Franchesci Park

    Excellent place for a picnic. Great views.

    0.8 km from hotel

  11. Old Mission Santa Barbara

    Climb the steps at 5:59, 11:59 or 17:59 and wait for the bells to erupt in glorious count them...

    0.8 km from hotel
    2201 Laguna St

  12. La Super-Rica Taqueria

    Adam devoured the La Super-Rica Especial. As seen on Travel Channel’s Man v. Food Nation.

    2.0 km from hotel
    622 N Milpas St