Hotel El Encanto - Santa Barbara
800 Alvarado Place - Santa Barbara1-877-662-6988
El Encanto is a luxury 5-star spa hotel in central Santa Barbara with free wifi located just a 15-minute walk from Mission Santa Barbara and Santa Barbara Bowl.
Location of El Encanto
In addition to being near the train station, Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, Santa Barbara Natural History Museum, Santa Barbara Museum of Art and Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum are all a 5-minute drive away. Other points of interest include Santa Barbara Historical Museum, Susan Quinlan Doll and Teddy Bear Museum, Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum and Santa Barbara Art Foundry.
Spa & Dining
El Encanto welcomes guests to The Spa at El Encanto - a fantastic garden view wellness spot where you can relax with massages, aromatherapy, body scrubs, hydrotherapy and body wraps. Enjoy Californian cuisine cuisine at The Dining Room - the onsite restaurant. The Terrace serves breakfast and specializes in Californian cuisine.
Your Santa Barbara hotel has 92 rooms, a rooftop terrace, a ballroom, an outdoor pool, a health club and a poolside bar. Business amenities include 5 meeting rooms, computer rentals, secretarial services and translation services. The front desk at El Encanto is open 24 hours. Pets are welcome.
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Breakfast at Hotel El Encanto
A full breakfast is served between 7 AM and 11 AM for a fee.
- Gift shop
- Shops in the hotel
- Pets accepted
- Air conditioning
- Room service - 24 hour
- Laundry service
- Entire property is non-smoking
- Beach umbrellas and deck loungers
- Outdoor swimming pool
- Personal newspapers
- City tour
- Front desk - safety deposit box
- Multilingual staff
- Front desk - 24 hour
- Luggage room
- Secretarial service
- Meeting Room
- Business Center
- Pool bar
- Health club
- Medical service
- Spa/Wellness Centre
- Steam bath
- Baby sitter
- Internet/Email services
- Shuttle service
- Valet service
- Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
- The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
Hotel El Encanto is also known as
El Encanto by Orient-Express
El Encanto Hotel And Garden Villas
Book your luxury accommodation at El Encanto, offering 92 guest rooms with iPod docking stations and signature bedding. Rooms provide garden views. Guests can unwind at the end of a long day and enjoy LCD televisions with premium satellite channels, free movie channels and DVD players. Rooms also offer CD players for your entertainment pleasure. Corporate travelers will benefit from free wireless high-speed Internet access as well as desks, complimentary newspapers and cordless phones during their Santa Barbara visit.
A pillow menu allows visitors to select their perfect pillow for a good night's sleep. Private bathrooms are outfitted with superior features such as shower/tub combinations, rainfall showerheads, designer toiletries and bathrobes. Irons/ironing boards, minibars, coffee/tea makers and complimentary bottled water are supplied in each room to facilitate basic travel needs. Additional guest comforts include climate control, windows that open and air conditioning.
A turndown service and wake-up calls are available.
- Air conditioning
- Mini bar
- Coffee and tea maker
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Hairdryer in each room
- In-room ironing facilities
- Individually controlled air conditioning
- Extra beds
- Direct dial phone
- DVD player
- Anti vapor mirrors
- Satellite TV
- Wireless Internet access
- LCD flat screen TV
- Rooms with view
Distances from Hotel El EncantoMission Santa Barbara - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Santa Barbara Bowl - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Santa Barbara Natural History Museum - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Alice Keck Memorial Garden - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Alameda Park - 1.2 km / 0.7 mi
Santa Barbara Symphony Orchestra - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Santa Barbara County Courthouse - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Granada Theatre - 1.7 km / 1 mi
Arlington Theater - 1.7 km / 1 mi
Santa Barbara Museum of Art - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
La Arcada - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
El Presidio de Santa Barbara State Historic Park - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Hill-Carrillo Adobe - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
The preferred airport for El Encanto is Santa Barbara, CA (SBA-Santa Barbara Municipal) - 12.3 km / 7.6 mi.
Distances are calculated in a straight line from the property's location to the point of interest or airport and may not reflect actual travel distance.
Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometre.
Transportation services Hotel El Encanto
- Shuttle service
- Valet service