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Belmond El Encanto

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800 Alvarado Place
Santa Barbara, California 93103
United States
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Chain Belmond
Opened 1918
Renovated 2013
Guest Rooms 92
Kings/Suites/Doubles 63 / 22 / 7
Room Rates High $375 - 775 Low $295 - 625
High Season High Season Low Season Low Season Shoulder Season Shoulder Season
Ideal Group Size 40
Max Group Size 92


Resort Fee $35
Room Tax 12.195%
Sales Tax 7.75%

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Meeting Space

Largest Meeting Room 3,000ft²
Indoor Meeting Space 4,660ft²
Indoor/Outdoor Meeting Space 9,820ft²

Airport Proximity

Burbank Airport
90 min 97 miles (156 km)
Los Angeles International Airport
90 min 97 miles (156 km)
Santa Barbara Regional Airport
15 min 9 miles (14 km)


FedEx Office
Audiovisual equipment
Wireless internet throughout resort
24-hour business services available
Courtesy transportation within 5-miles
In-room safe large enough for a laptop
Dual 11v-220v voltage
In-room Large desk with two-line phone
Concierge services available
Business district nearby
Restaurants nearby
Natural light in all meeting rooms
Several board room size event spaces


Outdoor pool
Full-service spa
Fitness studio
Three food and beverage outlets
Daily Fitness Classes
Electric bicycles
Backyard games
Garden Tours
Golf nearby
Tennis Nearby
Beach nearby
Shopping District nearby


Santa Barbara Old Mission
Natural History Museum
Tennis Club
Maritime Museum
Museum of Contemporary Art
Sterns Wharf and Sea Center
Rancho San Marcos Golf Course
Santa Barbara County wine country
Sandpiper Golf Course
Glenn Annie Golf Course
El Presidio de Santa Barbara State Histo
Onsite Dining: Capacity
The Dining Room
California Coastal
The Lounge
American Bar Food
The Terrace
California Coastal
The Wine Room
Private Dining

F&B Averages:

Breakfast Buffet $38 Cont. $28
Lunch Buffet $55 Plated $42-60
Dinner Buffet $78-95 Plated $70-85
Coffee Break $15
2-Hour Open Bar $45
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This property has been certified Elite Platinum and meets at least 25 of Elite Meetings Criteria.
This endorsement is an independent unbiased determination granted only to the hotels meeting the standards set by the Elite Meetings Advisory Board. Elite endorsement is never sold or licensed.
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Capacity Charts
Room Name Total Square Meters Room Size(meters) Ceiling Height (meters) Total Square Feet Room Size (feet) Ceiling Height (feet) Classroom Theater Banquet 10 Reception Conference U-Shape H-Square 10 x 10s
Channel Islands Room N/A N/A 3 400 14 x 29 9 20 44 30 44 16 12 14 0
Channel Islands Terrace 52 N/A 0 560 16 x 35 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Fireside Patio 54 N/A 0 580 20 x 30 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Fireside Room N/A N/A 3 530 20 x 33 10 22 55 40 55 18 15 18 0
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