Fitness and Recreation by Bacara Resort

Renew Your Mind and Body

Continue your mind-body renewal at Bacara Resort with fitness activities designed to help you achieve your goals. The new facilities at our fitness resort include a 3,500 square foot cardiovascular and strength training center, yoga and pilates studios, and four Har-Tru surface tennis courts.

Renovated Fitness Center

The Spa at Bacara is pleased to offer all-new Precor P80 cardiovascular equipment. Each machine is equipped with state-of-the-art software designed to personalize the fitness experience, including a touchscreen console with a 15″ TV Screen and iPhone®/iPod® compatibility (similar to a high-end phone or tablet) and a simple, intuitive interface that draws users deeper into their workout. 

Our New Cardio Equipment Includes:

  • 10 Precor Treadmills
  • 8 Precor Ellipticals
  • 1 Precor Climber
  • 3 Precor Recumbent Bikes
  • 3 Precor Upright Bikes
  • 1 Stairmaster Stepmill
  • 1 Concept 2 Rower

Other Fitness Resort Amenities Include:

  • Full Pilates Studio with Cadillac Reformers and mat-based classes
  • Fitness classes (both group and private), including strength and cardio training, yoga, Pilates, beachside boot camp, meditation, and nature walks. Additional instruction is available in a variety of disciplines, such as low-impact aerobics, Tai Chi, aqua-aerobics, Chi Gong, core training, partners yoga, and enhanced Pilates with Cadillac, Chair, and Barrel equipment
  • Personalized wellness programs; private one-on-one training
  • Private classes for wedding parties the day before the big event
  • A full line of Cybex strength training equipment, as well as free weights


Our Fitness Classes

Fitness classes and walks are available to those wishing to add an active element to their relaxing getaway, while private and semi-private pilates and yoga sessions, as well as personal training, are also available.

Those looking to use their Bacara stay to jump-start a healthy lifestyle can take advantage of the Destination Transformation program, which provides expert guidance from Bacara’s Wellness Choreographers. The personalized program includes cardio and strength training instruction as well as nutritional and spa recommendations.

For more details about Bacara’s fitness resort, view our latest Group Fitness Classes. You can view our February fitness schedule here. A $10 fee will apply for each group fitness class. Classes are complimentary with any spa service.


  • Destination Transformation

Bacara offers a wide range of activities designed to renew both body and mind. Our unique Destination Transformation program provides expert guidance from dedicated Wellness Choreographers to assist you in achieving your health and fitness goals. Your customized program will include strength and cardio training in addition to spa and nutritional recommendations. Please contact the Spa for more information regarding fees and appointment availability.


  • Private Pilates, Yoga, and More

Private sessions are available for all Mind, Body & Wellness activities in addition to Pilates Reformer. Semi-private sessions for two or more people are also available. Please contact our Spa Desk at 805.571.4210 for pricing and details. (50 min, $130 / 80 min, $190)


  • Personal Training

Train with one of Bacara’s Fitness Professionals. Whether your goal is to slim down or tone up, our Certified Personal Trainers will give you a custom-designed workout you can take home. (50 min, $130 / 80 min, $190)