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Welcome to Bacara, Santa Barbara.

Now more than ever, we are passionate about delivering an exceptional experience and truly memorable moments throughout your stay.

In response to current circumstances surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, we have implemented a variety of new protocols and elevated practices, keeping with our high standards of cleanliness and luxury service.

Allow us to introduce you to some of the measures we have implemented and what to expect at our hotel regarding changes to amenities, services, and facilities.

We are delighted to welcome you.
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Hotel Information

For more information on Marriott's Commitment to Cleanliness, please visit our corporate site.
The safety of our guests and associates is a top priority. As guidance regarding face coverings and vaccination verification varies by local jurisdiction and may change, guests should review public information websites for the most up-to-date guidance for your destination, as well as the hotel-specific sections below and US and Canada Travel Advisories | Marriott Bonvoy™ before traveling. Fully vaccinated guests are no longer required to wear face coverings or social distance in indoor or outdoor areas of the hotel, unless required by local law.

The resort has implemented several procedures to protect the well-being of each guest and our Ladies and Gentlemen. These measures include:


  • Mobile key check-in and key service is available through the Marriott Bonvoy App
  • Using mobile technology: eFolio delivery for contactless checkout

Housekeeping Service:

Every guest room is thoroughly cleaned and disinfected between each guest. If you have any specific housekeeping preferences or would like to not receive housekeeping service during your stay, please contact the front desk at any time

We are committed to providing resort amenities and services at our property available to you while complying with local regulations, including guidance on reducing capacity in public spaces and reinforcing social distancing.


Hours & Reservation Details
 *Please note hours and availability are subject to change


The Ritz-Carlton Spa*

  • Daily, from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  • To reserve spa services, please visit our website or dial 805.571.4210.


Fitness Center

  • Daily, from 6:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.


The Ritz-Carlton Spa Pool

  • Daily, from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Main Pools & Whirlpools

  • Daily, from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.



  • Daily, from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  • Reservations are required for access to Cabanas
  • To reserve Pool Lounge Chairs and Cabanas, please click here

Tennis Courts

  • Daily clinics, cardio tennis, and private lessons are available through our partner Cliff Drysdale Tennis by appointment only.
  • For more information or to place a reservation, please contact Galina Bykova by email at or by phone at 805-571-3141.


Ambassadors of the Environment

  • For more information about ongoing programs, please dial 805.571.4210 or email


The Ritz-Carlton Club Lounge

  • Daily, from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

The Ritz-Carlton Club® Lounge is a communal space designed to make your stay unforgettable in surprising and delightful ways.  Whether it's a quiet moment to work alone or a place to connect with fellow travelers and share stories, the heightened level of bespoke services and amenities in our Club Lounge will cater to your every need. To learn more about this exclusive experience, please click below

Please Note: Tables, chairs, and service equipment are sanitized after each use and at regular intervals. 


Hours and Reservation Details
*Please note hours and availability are subject to change

We invite you to review our Experience Guide to learn about our resort-wide dining and recreation activities available throughout your stay. 
Angel Oak

  • Elegant dining with unparalleled ocean views
  • Dinner, from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. 
  • Reservations are required. To reserve your dining experience, please dial 805.571.4220 or click here.

Angel Oak Bar

  • Bar bites and beverages in an ambiance of pure scenic beauty
  • Daily, from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. 
  • No reservations required

San Setto

  • Contemporary Japanese, featuring sushi, sashimi, nigiri, & other shareables
  • DinnerThursday - Monday, from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • Reservations are required. To reserve your dining experience, please dial 805.571.4220 or click here.

‘O' Bar + Kitchen

  • Featuring a new Latin-inspired menu for dinner & cocktails
  • Daily, from 12:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m

The Bistro

  • Breakfast - Daily, from 7:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
  • Lunch - Daily, from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
  • Dinner - Tuesday- Sunday, from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Reservations are required. To reserve your dining experience, please dial 805.571.4220 or click here.

Bar de Vino

  • Wine bar located at The Bistro Patio, offering Santa Barbara and Italian wines, as well as unique culinary offerings 
  • Tuesday- Saturday, from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.


  • Poolside Bar - Daily, from 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
  • Food Truck - Newly opened, Haskell's Food Truck features an eclectic menu of family favorites along with a few delightful surprises. Daily, from 12:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.


  • Gourmet coffee bar, breakfast and lunch Grab ‘N' Go food items, & retail shopping
  • Daily, from 6:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Marriott Bonvoy Member Benefits: We are committed to delivering the Marriott Bonvoy benefits for your membership level. Thank you for your understanding in cases where we may have to offer an alternative.


Marriott Bonvoy members are invited to use the Marriott Bonvoy App (available on the App Store and Google Play) to take advantage of contactless options, including:


  • Mobile Check-In/Check-Out: Let us know via the app when you are planning to arrive and once you have departed.
  • Mobile Key: Forgo the front desk altogether and go straight to your guest room.
  • Mobile Dining: Order your private, in-room dining through the app.
  • Mobile Guest Requests: Connect with us via the app to request items you would like delivered to your guest room.

Not a Marriott Bonvoy member? Enroll here.

Available benefits vary by location and membership tier. At this hotel, please note that we currently offer the following Marriott Bonvoy benefits:


  • Welcome Gift: Platinum Elite, Titanium Elite, and Ambassador Elite
  • Late Check-Out: Subject to availability
  • Mobile Check-In/Check-Out: All members