El Encanto, A Belmond Hotel, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, United States

About the hotel

  • Style
    Historic
  • Rooms
    92

"Chic and serene, the Belmond El Encanto blends Spanish-colonial design with a laidback California feel in its beautiful bungalows, expansive grounds and idyllic pool."

In 1918, the El Canto Hotel and Garden Villas first opened its doors. Today, 100 years later and lovingly restored to highlight the original Spanish-colonial and Californian laidback style, modern additions include a zero-edge outdoor pool and a sumptuous spa. In the 1920s, it was popular with the California...   Show more

Room types

  • Superior Room

    • 52 m2 / 560 ft2
    • King bed
    • Garden view

    These elegant rooms offer an intimate escape with lush garden views.

    King-size bed

    Maximum occupancy is 2 persons

    Connects to a Terrace Suite or a Specialty Suite

    Marble bathroom with heated floor and dual wash basins

    Select rooms offer a combined shower and tub

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    911
    Total 1 night Price per night € 911
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  • Deluxe Room

    • 42 m2 / 452 ft2
    • King bed
    • Garden view

    On the edge of our elevated grounds, these sanctuaries offer a peaceful retreat with every modern convenience at your fingertips.

    King-size bed

    Marble bathroom with heated floor

    Deep soaking bathtub and separate rainforest shower

    Maximum occupancy is 3 persons

    Connects to another Deluxe King Room or a Specialty Suite

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    953
    Total 1 night Price per night € 953
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  • Terrace Room

    • 38 m2 / 409 ft2
    • King bed
    • Garden view

    Step outdoors onto your own furnished patio or balcony to savour the garden views. These well-situated rooms are a personal haven.

    King size bed

    Marble bathroom with heated floor

    Deep soaking bathtub and separate rainforest shower

    Furnished Patio or Balcony offers a garden setting

    Ideal location

    Maximum occupancy is 2 adults plus 1 child in crib

    Connects to a One Bedroom Suite or a Specialty Suite

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    1,132
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  • Premier Room

    • 50 m2 / 538 ft2
    • King bed
    • Garden view

    Ideally located in the heart of our grounds, curl up by the cozy fireplace and let time pass you by.

    King size bed

    Marble bathroom with heated floor

    Deep soaking bathtub and separate rainforest shower

    Spacious and ideal location

    Fireplace

    Maximum occupancy is 3 persons

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    1,178
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  • Deluxe Double Room

    • 48 m2 / 517 ft2
    • Double/full bed
    • Various views

    Brimming with modern comfort and style, these spacious rooms also feature two inviting double beds.

    Two double beds

    Marble bathroom with heated floor

    Deep soaking bathtub and separate rainforest shower

    Maximum occupancy is 4 persons

    Connects to a Premier King Room or a Terrace Premier King Room

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    1,337
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  • Terrace Premier Room

    • 50 m2 / 538 ft2
    • King bed
    • Garden view

    Unwind in style with an exquisite fireplace and a patio or balcony featuring gorgeous garden panoramas.

    King-size bed

    Marble bathroom with heated floor

    Deep soaking bathtub and separate rainforest shower

    Premium garden views

    Fireplace

    Furnished Patio or Balcony

    Maximum occupancy is 3 persons

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    1,337
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  • One Bedroom Suite

    • 50 m2 / 538 ft2
    • King bed
    • Various views

    Pamper yourself with a deep soaking bathtub and separate living space.

    King-size bed

    Marble bathroom with heated floor

    Deep soaking bathtub and separate rainforest shower

    Comfortable living room separate with door

    Maximum occupancy is 3 persons

    Connects to a Terrace King Room or a Specialty Suite

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    1,416
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  • Terrace Suite

    • 50 m2 / 538 ft2
    • King bed
    • Various views

    With premium outdoor space, these serene retreats feature a separate living space and sofa bed to accommodate additional guests.

    King-size bed

    Sofa bed

    Comfortable living room separated by a door

    Spacious furnished Patio or Balcony

    Marble bathroom with heated floor

    Deep soaking bathtub and separate rainforest shower

    Maximum occupancy is 3 persons

    Connects to a Superior King Room

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    1,785
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  • Garden Bungalow

    • 61 m2 / 657 ft2
    • King bed
    • Garden view

    Treat yourself to true West Coast indulgence. Enjoy a spacious open-plan living, with an exquisite fireplace and expansive patio nestled in stunning gardens to match.

    King-size bed

    Marble bathroom with heated floor

    Deep soaking bathtub and separate rainforest shower

    Separate bungalow

    Spacious open living plan

    Furnished Patio or Balcony offers a garden setting

    Fireplace

    Maximum occupancy is 3 persons

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    1,995
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  • Terrace Premier Suite

    • 56 m2 / 603 ft2
    • King bed
    • Various views

    Savour the luxury of space with a separate living area and private patio or balcony. As the sun sets in the evening, cozy up to the warming glow of your fireplace.

    King-size bed

    Spacious living room separated by French doors

    Cozy fireplace

    Furnished Patio or Balcony offers a garden setting

    Marble bathroom with heated floor

    Deep soaking bathtub and separate rainforest shower

    Maximum occupancy is 3 persons

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    2,621
    Total 1 night Price per night € 2,621
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  • Vista Suite

    • 77 m2 / 829 ft2
    • King bed
    • Garden view

    With breathtaking views and modern luxuries, this charming suite has a bespoke design with a private lawn area that creates a unique garden setting.

    King-size bed

    Sitting area with exquisite fireplace and dining area for four persons

    Kitchen with electric cooktop

    Garden and panoramic views from the furnished patio
    Marble bathroom with heated floor, deep soaking bathtub and separate walk-in rain shower

    Size 830 sqft / 77 sqm

    Maximum occupancy is 3 persons

    Connects to a Deluxe King Room

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    2,831
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  • Two Bedroom Terrace Suite

    • 86 m2 / 926 ft2
    • King bed

    This spacious suite features two indulgent separate bedrooms—perfect for family or group stays. Enjoy private, serene interiors and an outdoor space for making the most of the glorious garden setting. Images are representative, all suites are unique.

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    2,936
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  • Wishing Well Suite

    • 83 m2 / 893 ft2
    • King bed
    • Garden view

    Offering a private furnished terrace surrounded by lovely views of cascading bougainvillea, the Wishing Well Suite features hardwood flooring, an exquisite fireplace, a kitchenette and an inviting dining room that seats four persons.

    King-size bed

    Sitting area with exquisite fireplace

    Kitchenette and dining area for four persons

    Lovely garden views from the furnished patio
    Marble bathroom with heated floor, deep soaking bathtub and separate walk-in rain shower

    Size 900 sqft / 84 sqm

    Maximum occupancy is 3 persons

    Connects to a Terrace King Room

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    2,936
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  • Camellia Suite

    • 102 m2 / 1,098 ft2
    • King bed
    • Garden view

    Nestled among a garden of lush camellias, this romantic suite provides a perfectly private sanctuary. You’ll find a charming open fireplace in the living room and stunning Santa Barbara views from the dining room. Connect to a One-bedroom Suite to enhance your space.

    King-size bed

    Sitting area with exquisite fireplace

    Kitchenette and dining area for four persons

    Lovely garden views from the furnished patio
    Marble bathroom with heated floor, deep soaking bathtub and separate walk-in rain shower

    Size 1,100 sqft / 102 sqm

    Maximum occupancy is 3 persons

    Connects to a One Bedroom Suite with Fireplace

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    3,568
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  • Oak Tree Suite

    • 102 m2 / 1,098 ft2
    • King bed
    • Garden view

    This unique suite offers double doors opening to a spacious furnished garden courtyard with a decorative fountain and charming garden views. Suite features include a spacious living room with a fireplace, hardwood flooring and a spacious sitting area.

    King-size bed

    Sitting area with exquisite fireplace

    Kitchenette with electric cooktop

    Dining area for six persons

    Lovely garden views from the furnished garden courtyard with fountain
    Marble bathroom with heated floor, deep soaking bathtub and separate walk-in rain shower

    Size 1,100 sqft / 102 sqm

    Maximum occupancy is 3 persons

    Connects to a Superior King Room

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