El Encanto Hotel and Garden Villas
1900 Lasuen Road
Santa Barbara Ca.
Phone:(805) 687 5000

Fax:(805) 687 0943


El Encanto Santa Barbara has recently reopened as an Orient Express hotel in the same beautiful setting and property...with renovations completed.
This iconic Santa Barbara hotel is an enchanting hideaway for those who cherish privacy and serenity.
Ease yourself into the gentle pace of
El Encanto

Suites and Bungalows luxuriate in the California-style bungalows that dot this lush Orient-Express hotel.
Each of these spectacular suites is excitingly different and serves as a perfect romantic retreat.
Relax in your bungalow filled with authentic west coast charm amongst lush forested grounds.

El Encanto...overlooking Santa Barbara and the ocean beyond.

Taste the sweet life...and indulge in inspired cuisine.

The tranquil forested surrounds offer a unique venue for weddings, meetings and events.
Let the charm of Santa Barbara make your special day magical....while falling in love with the cool charm of Santa Barbara.

Retreat to a world of relaxed luxury at
El Encanto.