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Canary, a Kimpton Hotel

4.0 of 5 31 West Carrillo, Santa Barbara, CA 93101 (Formerly Canary Hotel Santa Barbara)
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was our first time in Santa Barbara. Went to the Canary as we have stayed in other Kimpton hotels and always been happy with service. We were not disappointed with the Canary. From the minute we walked in we knew we had made the right choice. Fantastic lobby, great welcome from Miles at the front desk, room was beautiful.... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Maybe it was the peak time but felt like I was staying at an Embassy Suites. The overall vibe and staff felt mediocre (not welcoming, happy, or not in sync/trained). The exception were the bellman who were nice. They originally tried putting us in a dinky room on the second floor looking out to a gas station where at night... More

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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed here for 3 nights as part of our honeymoon. It is a great laid back hotel which although it is relatively new it has amazing Spanish character throughout. The beds are soooo good. They are so big and high that they give you a step to get into it. The pool on the roof is also really nice... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

as soon as your enter the lobby, you will feel the warm hospitality of the hotel. The rooms are very nice and the bed makes you wonder why to go out. The top terrace with its nice view and its inviting swimming pool, is a must as well the complimentary glass of wine we enjoyed at the end of the... More

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Los Angeles, California
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33 reviews 33 reviews
24 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We just returned from a two-night stay at the Canary. I can't wait to go back. Everything was perfect. The service was helpful, attentive, and friendly. Many thanks to Harrison at the front desk for taking care of us. We had a Jr. Suite with a wonderful view and a beautiful canopy bed. I'm glad we spent an extra couple... More

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31 reviews 31 reviews
28 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

LOVED this place. The decor is lovely. We had a standard room which was a bit small, with a view of a gas station, but hey, you don't hang around in your room anyway because the roof top pool area is amazing! It did get a little busy but we were still able to find beds when we wanted. The... More

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Newport Beach, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just spent the past weekend here. Checkin was easy & quick. The staff was always friendly. Our party was having there wedding reception on the rooftop Saturday. A great little bar area for a welcome happy hour. The furniture in the room was so lovely. Plenty of space for my husband & I. Not like a standard hotel room at... More

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Boca Raton, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice property, modern, clean well appointed, beautiful pool, good location. Center of town near upscale shops. The morning front desk staff were very pleasant and helpful. Santa Barbara itself looked a bit unkept.

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London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We absolutely loved this hotel. On arrival we were given a glass of wine while checking in. The staff were friendly and helped us book some outings for our trip. They have a wine tasting session between 5-6pm which is great for socialising with other guests. The room was spacious and light and the beds are amazing and clean. The... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Canary is my favorite hotel in Santa Barbara. It's a must try. You'll love it. Waking distance to the pier and the urban wine trail. The rooms are spacious and there are canopy beds. There's a complimentary wine hour 5-6 on weekdays. They're dog friendly so bring your fur kids.

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Address: 31 West Carrillo, Santa Barbara, CA 93101 (Formerly Canary Hotel Santa Barbara)
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Location: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Canary, a Kimpton Hotel 4*
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Also Known As:
Canary Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara Canary Hotel

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