Get an overview of this hotelColonial-Spanish style resort and spa on Butterfly Beach

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
24-hour business center
Smoke-free property
Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
24-hour front desk

Located in Santa Barbara (Montecito), Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara is convenient to Andree Clark Bird Refuge and Santa Barbara Zoo.

This 5-star hotel is within close proximity of Stearns Wharf and Ty Warner Sea Center.

Make yourself at home in one of the 207 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and espresso makers. Your pillowtop bed comes with down comforters. 65-inch flat-screen televisions with digital programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature deep soaking bathtubs and rainfall showerheads.

Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages, body treatments, and facials. You're sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, which include 2 outdoor swimming pools, outdoor tennis courts, and a sauna. Additional features at this Colonial hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge).

Enjoy a meal at one of the hotel's dining establishments, which include 2 restaurants and a coffee shop/café. From your room, you can also access 24-hour room service. Relax with a refreshing drink from a poolside bar or one of the 2 bars/lounges.

Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, express check-out, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Event facilities at this hotel consist of conference space and meeting rooms. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Located directly on Butterfly Beach, this Spanish-style resort features an outdoor swimming pool surrounded by palm trees and ferns. The pool has a hand-tiled bottom and music can be heard underwater. A poolside café is open for lunch, snacks, and beverages. The hotel also has 3 tennis courts available for day and night play, a fitness center, and a beach club. Yoga classes and a spa tub are also available.

Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara has a full-service health spa on site with 11 private treatment rooms, saunas, steam rooms, and a spa tub. Spa menus are based on botanical philosophies and spa services include aromatherapy, massage and body therapies, and hair, nail and cosmetic treatments.

There are 2 restaurants and a bar in the hotel offering local and Mediterranean fare and a wide range of wines. Beachside dining is offered for lunch and dinner, and room service is available 24 hours a day.

14,961 square feet (1,390 square meters) of indoor and outdoor function spaces are available, including a beachside venue for weddings. Wedding planning and event catering are both offered by the hotel. For business purposes, 9 meeting rooms are equipped with audiovisual equipment. A business center is also located on site.

Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara is a smoke-free property (fines may apply for violations). Onsite self parking and valet parking (surcharge) are available; accessible parking spaces are also available.

  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Children's club 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Computer station 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Supervised childcare/activities 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Concierge services 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 3 
  • Total number of rooms - 207 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 18 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Conference space 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Meeting rooms 14 
  • Year Built 1927 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Steam room 
  • Sauna 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Beach towels 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Wedding services 
  • Garden 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • DVD player 
  • Pay movies 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Slippers 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Down comforter 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (free) 
  • Espresso maker 

Where to Eat

Bella Vista - restaurant showcasing organic and local California-Italian cuisine, including house-made pasta, from Executive chef Alessandro Cartumini. Décor features fireplaces and a hand-carved wine wall, and a heated outdoor terrace offers expansive ocean views. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner throughout the week, as well as a renowned afternoon tea and Sunday brunch.

Tydes - Oceanfront restaurant featuring locally sourced dishes with an emphasis on seafood. Indoor and outdoor seating with panoramic ocean views. Open Wednesday-Sunday for dinner and bar service; lunch service varies seasonally. Coral Casino daily access fee may apply.

Coral Café and Bar - Pool and beachside dining, offering an all-day menu of grilled items and traditional favorites, including burgers, sandwiches, and salads, as well as appetizers and children's items. Open daily from 11:30 AM-5 PM. Coral Casino daily access fee may apply.

Ty Lounge - Cozy lounge located on the lobby level with a fireplace, terrace, and ocean views. Serves a variety of cocktails and wines, as well as Spanish-style tapas and sweet treats. Open daily; hours vary. Live music on Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday evenings.

Fins - Organic juice bar offering made-to-order juice blends, smoothies, and healthy snacks, including vegan and gluten-free options. Open daily from 7 AM-1 PM. Coral Casino daily access fee may apply.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Tennis lessons on site 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

The spa at the Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara offers 11 private treatment rooms, including 4 ocean view master suites with French doors, deep-soaking tubs, and fireplaces. A relaxation lounge, steam room, and sauna are also available. Treatments, such as signature massages, body and skin-care rituals, and nail services, are derived from ocean and botanical elements, and are available from 8 AM – 8 PM daily.

  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Number of treatment rooms 11 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body treatments 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Massages 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-in time ends at 5:30 AM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free rollaway/extra beds!
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets stay free
  • Dogs and cats only
  • 2 per room
  • Restrictions apply
  • For more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
Pets allowed (no fees)

Fees

The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: USD 36 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: USD 19 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 37.00 per day (in/out privileges)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Biltmore Santa Barbara
  • Four Seasons Biltmore
  • Four Seasons Biltmore Santa Barbara
  • Four Seasons Resort Biltmore
  • Four Seasons Resort Biltmore Santa Barbara
  • Four Seasons Resort Santa Barbara
  • Santa Barbara Biltmore
  • Santa Barbara Four Seasons Resort
  • 4 Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara
  • Santa Barbara Four Seasons
  • Four Seasons Santa Barbara

We should mention

A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.


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