While in residence in Casa Elar, you'll enjoy the comfort of a stately home, fully serviced and staffed in accordance with your expectations. Your individual pool, spa and living spaces afford you with the opportunity to entertain or celebrate life at your own pace. Or, you can use any of the facilities that make our resort recognized worldwide as an oasis of calm and well-being. Our utmost discretion minimizes intrusions and allows you the freedom of choice you deserve.

While Casa Elar is located on the campus of Ojai Valley Inn, and is convenient to all resort facilities, it features separate gated street and resort entrances. Its location is discretely positioned to ensure minimal visibility.


  • Designed in 2005 by Santa Barbara architect William Mahan
  • Private 10,407 sq. ft. Italian styled villa available for stays of three days or more
  • Exclusive use of our Bentley-inspired golf cart
  • Space to accommodate approximately 8 vehicles in addition to the 2-car garage
  • Private Spa and Pool with shaded terrace, stone pizza oven and gas BBQ
  • Two Master suites, each with spacious his & hers bathrooms, outdoor balconies with fireplaces
  • Private massage room with fireplace and facilities for salon services
  • Elevator/lift is available for access to the second floor suites
  • Two, well-appointed Suites downstairs, each with bathroom & fireplace
  • Great Room with dining for 12, buffet area and wood-burning fireplace
  • Library with built-in bar and extensive entertainment facilities
  • Gourmet kitchen leading to a covered porch
  • Guest/staff apartment over the garage

Seatign area with cream colored couches



  • Breakfast for up to (10) ten people (continental-style at Casa Elar, or fully-cooked at The Oak)
  • A fully stocked pantry
  • Daily housekeeping and nightly turn-down
  • Wi-fi and internet use
  • Daily newspaper
  • Local phone calls
  • Use of golf cart(s)
  • Services of the Estate Manager to plan and coordinate arrivals, departures, activities, spa treatments and all needs on a daily basis.


  • Transfers to and from the villa
  • Bar provisioning
  • Activities
  • Chef needs
  • Spa treatments
  • Dining outside of breakfast
  • Baby-sitting
  • Camp Ojai
  • Dry cleaning