El Encanto By Orient-Express Hotel - Santa Barbara

800 Alvarado Place, 93103 Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, United States, 93103  show map
 5 stars
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El Encanto By Orient-Express Hotel - Santa Barbara

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Golf course

Cycling

Hiking

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Turkish bath

Reflex massage

Steam bath

Overview

Situated near The Granada Theatre, Lobero Theatre and Santa Barbara County Courthouse, the elegant El Encanto By Orient-Express offers an indoor heated pool, a library and a golf course. Featuring revival architecture, the hotel is opened since 1920.

Colleges and galleries lie a short distance from the hotel. The property is set within 2 km distance from Santa Barbara city center.

Guests can reach El Encanto By Orient-Express by car from Municipal airport in 15 minutes.

Rooms

Offering a view over the ocean, 92 rooms feature a luxurious décor, free Wi-Fi, a stone fireplace, satellite TV, a private balcony and a minibar along with en suite bathrooms. Most of the rooms overlook the Pacific Ocean and California Coast enticing guests to enjoy a panoramic view. Bathrooms are fitted with a bathtub, dressing gowns and a rain shower.

Eat & Drink

The restaurant offers fine French meals in a sophisticated atmosphere. Guests can savor tea and coffee in the garden bar.

Services

There are such business facilities as a business center, a photocopier and a meeting room on the premises.

Relax

The property offers Turkish steam bath and reflex massage for guests to relax. Active travelers will appreciate a gym and aqua fitness available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site (reservation might be needed) at USD 35 per day.

The hotel personnel speaks English, German, French, Spanish.

Number of rooms:   92.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • Handicap parking
  • VIP check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Sundry/Convenience store
  • Boutiques
  • Souvenir shop
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Fireplace
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Bicycle storage
  • Exterior corridors
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Aqua fitness
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Golf course
  • Fitness center
  • Tennis

Services

  • Free shuttle service
  • Paid valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Bicycle rental
  • Car rental
  • Limousine service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Hearing impaired services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Pet amenities available
  • Bank service
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Cafe
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/Child services
  • Video game player
  • Video games
  • DVDs/Videos for children
  • Kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Live entertainment
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Turkish bath
  • Steam bath
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Parlor
  • Library
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Chaise lounges
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Separate tub and shower
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers

Kitchen facilities

  • Mini-fridge

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow menu

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • DVD player
  • Hi-Fi
  • Voice mail
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  4 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

800 Alvarado Place, 93103 Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, United States, 93103

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City Center
  • Santa Barbara
    1.1 mi
Airports
  • Municipal (SBA)
    7.9 mi
  • Cunnamulla (CMA)
    38.1 mi
Train Stations
  • Santa Barbara Amtrak
    1.9 mi
  • Amtrack Station Santa Barbara
    1.9 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    92

Rooms and availability

El Encanto By Orient-Express Premier BungalowEl Encanto By Orient-Express Premier BungalowEl Encanto By Orient-Express Premier Bungalow
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Bed type: King Size bed
Size: 605 sq. feet
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    El Encanto By Orient-Express Premier Bungalow SuiteEl Encanto By Orient-Express Premier Bungalow SuiteEl Encanto By Orient-Express Premier Bungalow Suite
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    Bed type: King Size bed
    Size: 605 sq. feet
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        El Encanto By Orient-Express Premier Deluxe Bungalow BungalowEl Encanto By Orient-Express Premier Deluxe Bungalow Hotel informationEl Encanto By Orient-Express Premier Deluxe Bungalow Hotel information
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        Bed type: King Size bed or 1 Super-King Size bed
        Size: 725 sq. feet
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          El Encanto By Orient-Express Premier Deluxe Suite SuiteEl Encanto By Orient-Express Premier Deluxe Suite SuiteEl Encanto By Orient-Express Premier Deluxe Suite Suite
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          Bed type: King Size bed
          Size: 615 sq. feet
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              El Encanto By Orient-Express Superior BungalowEl Encanto By Orient-Express Superior BungalowEl Encanto By Orient-Express Superior Bungalow
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              Bed type: Double Bed or King Size bed or Quad
              Size: 605 sq. feet
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                Bed type: Double Bed or King Size bed
                Size: 360 sq. feet
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                  Bed type: King Size bed or Twin beds or Double Bed
                  Size: 605 sq. feet
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                    Deluxe Double Room
                    Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds
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                      El Encanto By Orient-Express Deluxe BungalowEl Encanto By Orient-Express Deluxe BungalowEl Encanto By Orient-Express Deluxe Bungalow
                      Deluxe Bungalow
                      Bed type: King Size bed or Double or Twin beds
                      Size: 615 sq. feet
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                      At 450 square feet, this deluxe suite offers heated stone floors, dual sinks, marble counters and a rain forest shower head in the en suite bathroom. Free WiFi, a flat-screen LCD HDTV, an iPod docking station and other modern amenities are provided. The maximum occupancy is 2 people.

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                        El Encanto By Orient-Express Deluxe Bungalow SuiteEl Encanto By Orient-Express Deluxe Bungalow SuiteEl Encanto By Orient-Express Deluxe Bungalow Suite
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                        Bed type: King Size bed
                        Size: 455 sq. feet
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                          El Encanto By Orient-Express Deluxe SuiteEl Encanto By Orient-Express Deluxe SuiteEl Encanto By Orient-Express Deluxe Suite
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                          Bed type: King Size bed or 1 Super-King Size bed
                          Size: 615 sq. feet
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                              How to reach hotel

                              hotel El Encanto By Orient-Express Hotel - Santa Barbara Santa Barbara location
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                              Hotel Address:

                              800 Alvarado Place, 93103 Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, United States, 93103

                              Get directions
                              City Center
                              • Santa Barbara
                                1.1 mi
                              Airports
                              • Municipal (SBA)
                                7.9 mi
                              • Cunnamulla (CMA)
                                38.1 mi
                              Train Stations
                              • Santa Barbara Amtrak
                                1.9 mi
                              • Amtrack Station Santa Barbara
                                1.9 mi
                              Hotel information
                              • Check-In:
                                from  4 pm
                              • Check-Out:
                                until  12 pm
                              • Number of rooms:
                                92

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                              Tourist attractions

                              • Mission Santa Barbara - 2300 ft
                              • Santa Barbara Trolley Company - 4300 ft
                              • Jazz Hall - 5000 ft
                              • Soho - 1.1 mi
                              • Santa Barbara County Courthouse - 1.1 mi

                              Popular areas

                              • City Center - 1.1 mi

                              Places of interest

                              • Breakaway Tours & Event Planning - 5000 ft

                              Sport related

                              • Santa Barbara Bowl - 3300 ft

                              Museums

                              • Santa Barbara Museum of Art - 3300 ft
                              • Santa Barbara Msem Natrl Hstry - 3300 ft
                              • Wildling Museum - 4600 ft
                              • Karpeles Manuscript Library - 1.1 mi

                              Parks

                              • Santa Barbara Parks Dept - 2700 ft
                              • Santa Barbara Botanic Garden - 1.1 mi

                              Halls

                              • Victoria Hall - 1.0 mi

                              Universities, Institutes

                              • Santa Barbara Clg-Oriental Med - 4300 ft
                              • Southern CA Institute of Law - 4600 ft
                              • Santa Barbara College of Law - 5000 ft
                              • Wellness Ctr-Research Edctn - 1.0 mi
                              • Fielding Institute - 1.0 mi

                              Theaters

                              • Arlington Theater - 5000 ft
                              • Granada Theater - 1.0 mi
                              • The Granada Theater - 1.0 mi
                              • Ensemble Theater Company - 1.1 mi

                              Air business related

                              • Arlington Center For the Performing Arts - 5000 ft

                              Medical care and Hospitals

                              • St Francis Medical Center - 2300 ft
                              • US Veterans Ctr - 4300 ft
                              • Rehab Inst At Santa Barbara - 1.1 mi

                              College Campuses

                              • Fielding Graduate University - 3300 ft

                              Local Attractions

                              • Santa Barbara County Courthouse - 1.0 mi
                                1100 Anacapa Street, Santa Barbara
                              • Karpeles Manuscript Library - 1.1 mi
                                21 West Anapamu Street, Santa Barbara
                              • El Presidio de Santa Barbara State Historic Park - 1.2 mi
                                123 E Canon Perdido Street, Santa Barbara
                              • Santa Barbara Museum of Art - 1.1 mi
                                1130 State Street, Santa Barbara
                              • Santa Barbara Botanic Garden - 1.2 mi
                                1212 Mission Canyon Road, Santa Barbara

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                              • Mission Santa Barbara - 2700 ft
                                2201 Laguna Street, Santa Barbara
                              • Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History - 3200 ft
                                2559 Puesta del Sol Road, Santa Barbara
                              Hotel information
                              • Check-In:
                                from  4 pm
                              • Check-Out:
                                until  12 pm
                              • Number of rooms:
                                92
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                              How to reach hotel

                              hotel El Encanto By Orient-Express Hotel - Santa Barbara Santa Barbara location
                              Show big map »

                              Hotel Address:

                              800 Alvarado Place, 93103 Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, United States, 93103

                              Get directions
                              City Center
                              • Santa Barbara
                                1.1 mi
                              Airports
                              • Municipal (SBA)
                                7.9 mi
                              • Cunnamulla (CMA)
                                38.1 mi
                              Train Stations
                              • Santa Barbara Amtrak
                                1.9 mi
                              • Amtrack Station Santa Barbara
                                1.9 mi
                              Hotel information
                              • Check-In:
                                from  4 pm
                              • Check-Out:
                                until  12 pm
                              • Number of rooms:
                                92