Located on the hillside in Santa Barbara, between the lush green mountains and the Pacific ocean. El Encanto is a beautiful hideaway with Spanish design, fantastic views over the ocean and close to the buzzing town of Santa Barbara.
The elegant boutique hotel has undertaken a seven year resoration period to rejuvinate the historic building which dates back to 1913.
Expansive swimming pools and a beautiful spa offers the opportunity to relax, and with a the town of Santa Barbara on the doorstep there is plenty to explore.
Why we like it
Spanish colonial design, full of elegance and set within stunning surroundings. Take a romantic dinner on the terrace under the stars looking out across the ocean and the lights of Santa Barbara below.