Pet friendly
Swimming pool
Free WiFi
Air conditioning
Private Bathroom
24-hour front desk
Non-smoking rooms
Parking on site

Get the celebrity treatment with world-class service at Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara

Located on 20 acres of lush coastal gardens and offering a full spa, this beachside retreat features 3 on-site dining options. Guest rooms offer Spanish-inspired furnishings and views of the grounds. Guests also have direct access to Butterfly Beach or can enjoy the on-site pool.

Thick terry bathrobes are available in the Spanish-tiled private bathrooms in each guest room at Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara. A stocked mini-bar fridge, cable TV and DVD player are also included. Views of the gardens, courtyard, or ocean are offered and some rooms boast a private terrace.

Bella Vista offers organic, Italian-inspired, California cuisine at Biltmore Santa Barbara Four Seasons Resort. Guests can enjoy classic and signature cocktails on an outdoor ocean view terrace or inside by the fireplace at Ty Lounge. Located at the private Coral Casino Beach and Cabana Club, Coral Cafe and Bar features casual poolside dining while Tydes offers modern seafood-centric cuisine and Santa Barbara’s best oceanfront views. (Daily access fee applies for some room categories.)

Offering various treatments, a full spa featuring 11 treatment rooms, including 4 suites with relaxing fireplaces and soaking tubs, is located on site. Guests can enjoy a swim in either the garden pool or the 160 foot lap pool available at the property. Two hard surfaced tennis courts, 1 faux-grass tennis court, and a fitness center are also included.

The Santa Barbara Airport is 15 minutes’ drive from the resort.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.8 for a two-person trip.

Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara has been welcoming guests since Nov 30, 2012
Hotel chain/brand: Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.1)

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Private parking at the hotel


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Closest beaches
  • Butterfly Beach

    8.8 Excellent beach
    250 feet from property
  • Hammonds Beach

    9.0 Wonderful beach
    650 feet from property
  • Miramar Beach

    8.9 Excellent beach
    3,050 feet from property
  • East Beach

    8.8 Excellent beach
    5,150 feet from property
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • When is the best time to visit your property for the perfect beach holiday?
    For the perfect beach holiday, generally the months of August and September provide the best beach weather and warmest water temperatures.
    Answered on 17 October 2019
  • What is your pet policy and pet fees? We have a small poodle weighing 10lbs and very calm.
    Hello. Thank you for your message. The Resort is pleased to accommodate pets that are 50 pounds or less and fully trained. No more than two pets per room. Please note that, with the exception of guide dogs, pets are not allowed in any food and beverage outlets, The Spa, or pool areas due to health code regulations. To ensure comfort of other guests, disturbances such as barking must be curtailed and pets should not be left unattended. Should you require a pet sitter, please contact our Concierge staff. Kindly keep your pet on a leash when on Resort property. Please contact Housekeeping to arrange a convenient time for service.
    Answered on 17 October 2019
  • Is this particular room pet friendly?
    Riviera Rooms are not a pet friendly accommodation. It is our Bungalow Rooms and Bungalow Suites that are pet friendly.
    Answered on 17 October 2019
Hotel area info *
2 Restaurants On Site

    Bella Vista Restaurant

    Food: Italian

    Ty Lounge

    Food: Spanish

Amenities of Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Beachfront
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Bicycle rental
    Additional charge
  • Beach
  • Kids' club
  • Tennis court
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Minibar
WiFi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
Private parking is available on site (reservation is needed) and costs $38 per day.
  • Valet parking
  • Electric vehicle charging station
  • Concierge
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Room service
Safety & security
  • Safe
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
Outdoor swimming pool
  • Open all year
  • Pool with view
  • Heated pool
  • Shallow end
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Fenced pool
  • Locker rooms
  • Steam room
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Massage
  • Spa
    Additional charge
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna
Languages Spoken
  • English
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules

Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 4:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


Until 12:00 PM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0+ years
Extra bed upon request

The number of extra beds allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no cribs available at this property.

All extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.


When booking more than 8 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

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The fine print

Please note: All rooms include complimentary access to the Corral Casino except the Riviera and Garden Rooms.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.