A legend since opening in 1927, the Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara offers the grandeur of a Spanish Colonial estate set in lush gardens next to quiet Butterfly Beach. Set in the exclusive residential neighborhood of Montecito, the resort has been fully restored and updated to combine tradition and innovation. Guest rooms and suites are located in the low-lying main buildings and in a collection of 12 one-storey cottages. Each is decorated with Spanish Colonial touches and all offer high tech amenities including multiline telephones, flat screen television and wired or wireless internet access. Lavish Spanish-tiled bathrooms feature rain shower heads, deep soaking tubs and luxurious bath amenities. Set in 17 acres of lush tropical gardens, the hotel offers extensive recreational amenities including tennis courts, croquet and bocce ball courts, an outdoor pool, fitness center, an expansive full service spa and Kids for all Seasons activity programme. Guests also have access to the private Coral Casino Beach Club. The resort offers a secluded oceanfront garden enclave combined with flawless service that makes every stay memorable.