Ritz-Carlton Bacara Resort & Spa

Insider Tips

Corporate events, weddings, wine cellar and tasting room, spa and fitness, restaurants


When it’s time to move on, you’ll enjoy a captivating, scenic drive down California’s Central Coast to Ritz-Carlton Bacara Resort & Spa, perched on a stunning bluff overlooking its own secluded beach. The property features 354 spacious guest rooms, luxury suites, and luxury retreats, each appointed with a private patio or balcony. The Ritz-Carlton Bacara embraces its natural surroundings at every turn, with a pristine beach, adjacent hiking trails, and two zero-edge oceanfront swimming pools designed to celebrate the jaw-dropping view. There are four restaurants and lounges on the property, including an award-winning restaurant, which has a 12,000-bottle wine cellar and tasting room. Wine lovers need not wait for their next meal to embark on an exciting wine tasting experience though. In the front courtyard, just next to the resort’s main entrance, sits the tasting room for Foley Food & Wine Society, where you can pursue your passion for wine, food, and travel. More than 70 wines from the Foley Family portfolio of wineries are poured here, and the tasting menu changes each day. The award-winning Spa has an amazing menu too, with more than 60 specialized spa treatments and services. Dedicated to getting guests to slow down and enjoy the present, the luxury spa spans 42,000 square feet providing 36 treatment rooms, a saline pool reserved for adults, and a rooftop terrace with a private European sunbathing area.


Pool: Yes

Tennis: Yes

Golf: Yes

Spa Treatments: Yes

Fitness Center: No

Pet Friendly: Yes

On Site Parking: No

Kid's Club: Yes

Room Service: No

Bar/Lounge: Yes

Restaurant / Deli: Yes

Weddings: Yes

Events/Corp. Meetings: Yes