Celebrate your wedding in sun-soaked Californian style

The sun setting over a soft pink sky, a warm breeze rustling through gorgeous gardens, views unfolding to the ocean—Belmond El Encanto is brimming with romance. Whether you choose an alfresco reception or an indoor ceremony for your Santa Barbara wedding, our expert team will ensure a magical day.

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Wedding Celebrations

Flower-filled gardens and sweeping ocean views set the scene for a picture-perfect wedding. Wander hand-in-hand through the Wisteria-lined Arbor; pose for photographs by the picturesque Lily Pond; or host an elegant reception in the ballroom. From rehearsal dinners to ceremonies and post-wedding brunches, we have a unique venue for every occasion.

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Wedding Celebrations
Wedding Celebrations

Wedding Celebrations

Flower-filled gardens and sweeping ocean views set the scene for a picture-perfect wedding. Wander hand-in-hand through the Wisteria-lined Arbor; pose for photographs by the picturesque Lily Pond; or host an elegant reception in the ballroom. From rehearsal dinners to ceremonies and post-wedding brunches, we have a unique venue for every occasion.

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The Menu

The best of the Californian coast

Californian wines

With some 600 wines on our list, we’ll always find the perfect pairing.

We’ll help you tailor a menu that celebrates the best organic, seasonal and local produce—with exceptional champagnes and Californian wines to match.

Jeremy Sewell Head Sommelier
The Spa

The Spa

Sink into serenity with an indulgent pre-wedding treatment. A botanical massage or body scrub helps you to unwind before your big day. Or walk down the aisle with a little extra polish after a facial, manicure or hair restyle from our talented team.

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The Spa

The Spa

Sink into serenity with an indulgent pre-wedding treatment. A botanical massage or body scrub helps you to unwind before your big day. Or walk down the aisle with a little extra polish after a facial, manicure or hair restyle from our talented team.

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Discover our Venues

Set the stage for a celebration to remember

The Perfect Place For Your Event

From intimate gathering to grand event, we’ve got the ideal venue for your meeting or celebration.

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