Bacara Resort and Spa, Santa Barbara, CA

Architect: HKS, Palo Alto, CA

Completed in 2000, Salter provided acoustical design recommendations for this five-star resort. Located near a railroad on the southern California coastline, Bacara has 400 luxury guest rooms and a two-story presidential guesthouse. In addition to the guest rooms, the property has three gourmet restaurants, three swimming pools, a full service spa, and a conference center.