Hotel and Travel

Bacara Resort and Spa


Our room block at the Bacara Resort & Spa is sold out. To reserve a room at the nearby Courtyard Marriott or Kimpton Canary, book online or call direct.

Bacara Resort & Spa

8301 Hollister Avenue
Goleta, CA 93117
(866) 722-7870
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Courtyard Marriott

Distance 3 miles
1 Storke Road
Goleta, CA  93117
(805) 968-0500
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Kimpton Canary

Distance 13 miles
31 West Carrillo Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
(877) 468-3515
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Before you leave 

Santa Barbara's website offers transportation and other travel tips to help you plan. 

Getting there

The Bacara Resort & Spa is located 7 miles east of Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA), which accommodates one-stop and direct flights by Alaska, American and United Airlines.

Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is 110 miles south of the resort, a 2 to 2-1/2 hour drive depending on traffic. For driving directions, use: 8301 Hollister Avenue, Goleta, CA 93117. For additional assistance with directions to Bacara, please call (866) 722-7870.

Ground transportation

From Santa Barbara Municipal Airport
Complimentary shuttles from the airport to Bacara Resort & Spa will run every half hour, on the hour and half hour.
     Monday, July 31, 9:30 am to 5:00 pm (last shuttle departs)
     Tuesday, August 1, 9:30 am to 2:00 pm (last shuttle departs)
Meet a NEW greeter in the baggage claim area. If you cannot find the NEW greeter, please call (805) 886-1995.

Taxi fare is approximately $25 to $30 each way from Santa Barbara airport to Bacara Resort & Spa. Outgoing taxi or car service may be reserved through the resort concierge. Shuttle service is not available.

From Los Angeles International Airport
Santa Barbara Airbus offers service to Santa Barbara and Goleta. Roundtrip fees are $85-$100 per person.
Central Coast Shuttle offers service to Santa Barbara Municipal Airport. Roundtrip fees are $99-$109 per person.

Hotel amenities


The Bacara Resort & Spa's Angel Oak restaurant, The Bistro, Bacara Bar, Blend coffee shop and Foley Tasting Room offer a variety of cuisine and hospitality options, from open-air dining to wine outings and cooking classes. In-room dining is available 24 hours.

Fitness center and pools

The fitness center is open 24 hours a day for resort guests and includes a cardiovascular and strength training center, yoga and Pilates studios, and four tennis courts. Unlimited fitness classes are offered at $15 per day.


The Spa at Bacara is open 6:00 am to 8:00 pm daily and offers a range of massage, skincare and salon treatments available by appointment. NEW guests receive a 15-percent discount on 50- and 80-minute treatments. Resort guests without a booked spa treatment can utilize the spa facility's locker rooms with pool, Jacuzzi, sauna and steam areas. Robes and slippers are provided.

Pet accommodations

Bacara Resort & Spa charges a $150 pet deposit to provide rooms with dog beds, food and water bowls and post-visit deep-cleaning. Please call Bacara in advance to arrange for pet-friendly accommodations.