This award-winning resort can be found in the beautiful Santa Barbara of California. If you want to surprise your Valentine with a romantic getaway, this is the place for you. Every detail is that of quality and luxury, and that is just the interior. The exterior is on a whole different level, from the fantastic view to the breath-taking first impression as you drive up to the gorgeous Bacara Resort. This majestic place has the perfect location, amenities, and accommodations for the ultimate Valentine’s getaway.
The Bacara Interior and Accommodations
With over 300 well-decorated rooms along with superior service and ocean views make the Bacara Resort one of the best in the business. Rooms are lovely, decorated in finery with soothing colors and immaculate touches in a Mediterranean style for the ultimate romantic connection for you and your Valentine. There is a nice soaking tub, and a separate marble shower in a restroom fit for a treasured guest. IPad minis are available to ordering room service for breakfast in bed, restaurant services, and valet as well. Sip champagne on your private patio or balcony and watch the sunset over the amazing ocean set before you. Complimentary Wi-Fi and a soothing robe make your stay even more comfortable as you relax and enjoy the time with your Valentine.
Bacara’s Exterior and Amazing Scenery
The California coast is the setting for the Bacara Resort, with ocean view from your window, and scenery so beautiful, that you can’t help but stop and admire your surroundings. The Bacara adds even more to the view, as the gorgeous hotel and its Mediterranean flair and meticulous landscaping appears as an absolute paradise. There are three pools to choose from, all crystal blue and two of which have the zero-edge design. Poolside cabanas are available to rent for your day poolside sipping drinks or nibbling on fresh fruit. Enjoy a fun game of tennis at one of the four lighted tennis courts. The ocean may be calling, and you can rent kayaks, paddleboards, and boogie boards for fun in the Pacific. Try a whale watching tour, go paragliding, or bike along the oceanfront for an exciting and fun activity during your stay.
Delightful Wine Tours
The Bacara resort offers some fantastic wine tours for you two lovebirds to treat yourselves to. Transportation will be provided and will pick you up late morning in the front drive of the resort. You set the pace as you visit three to five different wineries, and have a lovely picnic lunch overlooking one of the vineyards. An experienced guide can tell you about the wineries and the area. The tours can be tailored to suit your needs to include dining options, behind-the-scenes tours, art galleries and local points of interest for the ultimate experience for two.
Delicious Dining at the Bacara Resort
A top-notch resort such as the Bacara also offers wonderful menu choices as well as wines and cocktails. The Ocean House, The Bistro, the Spa Café, the Blend, the Bacara Bar, the Beach House, and the Foley Wine Tasting Room are all options for you to choose from during your romantic stay. Chef Vincent Lesage demonstrates his expertise with the cuisine at the resort. He has worked for many luxurious restaurants, as well as a 3-star Michelin restaurant in Paris. His food is delicious, and his love of art appears on every plate as they are detailed and are impressive artistic presentations. Try one of Chef Vincent’s delightful creations on the ocean terrace, with the ocean just steps away for the most fantastic view in the sunshine and the mountains in the distance. Outdoor heating is available in the evenings when the ocean breeze cools the evening air. Cozy next to a fireplace with your Valentine while having some of California’s best wine and a delicious dinner for a stellar night.
A Spa to Remember
The award-winning spa at the Bacara is the perfect way to spend a morning or afternoon experiencing some of the finest European-style spa treatments on the west coast. An adults-only heated pool awaits you as well as a rooftop terrace where you can receive a mud-based scrub, or lounge in the private sunbathing area for guests. Experience a Swedish massage for 80 minutes and bring your Valentine along for a couple’s massage to help you relax together. Enjoy the eucalyptus steam room, the redwood sauna, the whirlpool, fitness classes, and lounge areas after receiving treatment. Massages, body treatments, and skincare treatments are all offered to rejuvenate and refresh you on your getaway.
The Bacara offers not one, but three championship 18-hole golf courses nearby to play on. Group and private instruction is available, and consider choosing one of the golf packages the resort offers to make the most of your day. The perfectly manicured courses in the rolling foothills near the Pacific Ocean is a joy to the senses. Enjoy a top-notch game and your day on the course.
Santa Barbara’s Treasure
The Bacara Resort offers some of the best of everything Santa Barbara has to offer. The views, the food, the wine, and the accommodations are all first rate, and beautiful as well. You and your Valentine can sip champagne on the ocean terrace of the Bistro, or even from your private balcony overlooking the ocean for a romantic moment for just the two of you. Whatever you are looking for Valentine’s Day, the Bacara Resort has it, and you will not be disappointed.