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

Steam room

Steam bath

Overview

The elegant El Encanto By Orient-Express is a 5-star property set next to Lobero Theatre, Santa Barbara County Courthouse and The Granada Theatre. Built in 1920, the hotel is a combination of revival architecture and modern facilities.

El Encanto By Orient-Express is located just minutes away from the stunning private beach. It will take you 10 minutes to get to Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, Alameda Park and Santa Barbara Museum of Art.

Close to boutiques and golf courses, this hotel also offers an indoor swimming pool, a library and an outdoor swimming pool on site.

Municipal airport is 15 minutes' drive from the hotel.

Rooms

The hotel offers 90 soundproof rooms with such room amenities as individual climate control, a laptop-size safe, a stone fireplace, LCD flat-screen TV and a patio. Most rooms offer panoramic views, overlooking the Pacific Ocean and California Coast. Guestrooms offer luxurious interior and heated floor.

Eat

The restaurant offers fine seasonal meals in a sophisticated atmosphere. Tea can be savored in the poolside bar.

Services

Guests can make use of shopping service, 24-hour room service and dry cleaning as well as a lift, a safe deposit box and a gift shop.

Relax

The on-site spa center offers a wellness center, hammam and a steam room. The on-site fitness center comes with fitness classes and a gym.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

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

The hotel personnel speaks English, Deutch, 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
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Fireplace
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Bicycle storage
  • Exterior corridors
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Activities

  • Aqua fitness
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Tennis

Services

  • Free city shuttle
  • 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
  • Sun loungers
  • Live entertainment
  • Golf course
  • Fitness center
  • Health club
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Turkish bath
  • Steam room
  • Sauna
  • Shiatsu massage
  • Paid cabanas
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Parlor
  • Library

Room view

  • Garden view
  • Water 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
  • Turndown service
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Patio
  • 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

  • Hypo-allergenic 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.

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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

Premium Bungalow
Bed type: Quad
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    Premier Double Room
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      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 or Double beds or 1 Super-King Size bed
      Size: 605 sq. feet
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      • Air conditioning
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      At 600 square feet, this premier bungalow 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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        Bed type: Triple
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            Premier Deluxe Bungalow
            Bed type: King Size bed or Double beds
            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
              Premier Deluxe Suite
              Bed type: King Size bed
              Size: 615 sq. feet
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                  Bed type: Twin beds or Double Bed
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                    Bed type: King Size bed or Double Bed or 1 Super-King Size bed
                    Size: 605 sq. feet
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                      Superior Bungalow Suite
                      Bed type: 1 Super-King Size bed or Quad or Double Bed
                      Size: 605 sq. feet
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                        Bed type: Twin beds or Double Bed or King Size bed
                        Size: 605 sq. feet
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                          Bed type: Twin beds or 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 1 Super-King Size bed or Double 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 SuiteEl Encanto By Orient-Express Deluxe SuiteEl Encanto By Orient-Express Deluxe Suite
                              Deluxe Suite
                              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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                                What's nearby

                                Tourist attractions

                                Popular areas

                                • City Center - 1.1 mi

                                Places of interest

                                • Breakaway Tours & Event Planning - 5000 ft

                                Sport related

                                Museums

                                • Santa Barbara Msem Natrl Hstry - 3300 ft
                                • Santa Barbara Museum of Art - 3700 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 - 1.0 mi
                                • Fielding Institute - 1.0 mi
                                • Wellness Ctr-Research Edctn - 1.1 mi

                                Theaters

                                Air business related

                                • Arlington Center For the Performing Arts - 1.0 mi

                                Medical care and Hospitals

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

                                College Campuses

                                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

                                Near the hotel

                                • Mission Santa Barbara - 2700 ft
                                  2201 Laguna Street, Santa Barbara
                                • Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History - 3100 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
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