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Kimpton Canary Hotel

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Kobe, Japan
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I have stayed this hotel both on business and private a few times. The hotel is located at the heart of Santa Barbara town. Very nice atmosphere and the room is gorgeously ornamented and relaxing.

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CanaryGM-RParker, General Manager at Kimpton Canary Hotel, responded to this review

Global Traveler, we truly appreciate your many visits and I'm personally flattered you continue to enjoy the charm and vibe of the Canary. We frequently find ourselves focusing on the "way it feels" to be at the Canary, so we're happy to hear you found it so delightful. Thank you, Ryan Parker, General Manager ryan.parker@canarysantabarbara.com

Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We had an amazing time celebrating our anniversary here at the hotel. The photos really don't do it justice. The hotel is beautiful in a fantastic location and the staff were awesome. I will definitely stay here again on my next visit to Santa Barbara.

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CanaryGM-RParker, General Manager at Kimpton Canary Hotel, responded to this review

Marusicn, Happy anniversary and thank you so much for sharing a special celebration with us at the Canary! Let me know when you return, I'd love to help with another great experience. Cheers, Ryan Parker, General Manager ryan.parker@canarysantabarbara.com

Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Kimpton for a business meeting/event. The rooms were amazing! Super comfortable, clean, well serviced throughout the week. In addition, the meeting room had all of the functionality we had along with beverages and healthy snacks and great food for lunch. The wine hour and coffee bar were nice benefits as well. Great rooftop area with pool...

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CanaryGM-RParker, General Manager at Kimpton Canary Hotel, responded to this review

Jen, Thanks to you and your meeting attendees for staying with us and enjoying the downtown Canary Hotel experience here. So glad that you enjoyed moments on the pool deck by the fireplace. Cheers! Ryan Parker, General Manager ryan.parker@canarysantabarbara.com

nyc
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a great time at the Kimpton Canary. We reserved a 5th floor corner room. We loved being one block from State Street and having a wonderful view of the Santa Ynez Mountains. This location is fun and within walking distance to all the great shops, galleries, museums and unique dining options! Our room had a king bed, one...

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CanaryGM-RParker, General Manager at Kimpton Canary Hotel, responded to this review

Oh we're so glad to hear about your visit! You truly had a wonderful Santa Barbara experience. I'm glad you enjoyed Float Spa, they are great partners and its so close by. Thank you for your suggestions and your compliments and we look forward to seeing you again! Perhaps a summer weekend on the pool deck? Cheers, Ryan Parker, General...

Tarporley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a Service - Brilliant - from the car valet to checking out and getting the car back. Reception - very pleasant. Room - very good. Bar and Restaurant - exerlent and great atmosphere in the evenings. Great location for shopping at the end of the block - really well located Just brilliant - Thank you

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CanaryGM-RParker, General Manager at Kimpton Canary Hotel, responded to this review

Ken- this makes my day to read. Feedback like this is so motivating to all of us here at the Canary and Finch&Fork. It makes us all happy to hear that you loved the location and loved the friendly, genuine guest service we offer. Thank you so much, Ryan Parker, General Manager ryan.parker@canarysantabarbara.com

Brick, New Jersey
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the pleasure of staying on the 5th floor in room 502 (King, balcony) in Santa Barbara this weekend. I would highly recommend this hotel. The hotel is in a great location. We were within walking distance of State Street with many excellent restaurants along the route. We also walked to many attractions including Sterns Wharf which was only...

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CanaryGM-RParker, General Manager at Kimpton Canary Hotel, responded to this review

CCK57, Don't forget the red hots on the cocoa station- that was a personal request of mine :) Thank you for visiting and I'm glad to hear the feel of being a Canary guest was one that lent to the personalized visit and welcome that a B&B might evoke. The experience is crafted to you and our town, rather than...

Chicago
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Kimpton Canary will be my go-to hotel whenever I am in Santa Barbara. We went to celebrate a birthday, and it was a lovely weekend that we will remember for a long time. Location: It is right in the middle of Santa Barbara, and we were able to borrow hotel bikes for the short ride to the water. If...

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CanaryGM-RParker, General Manager at Kimpton Canary Hotel, responded to this review

Drtravelgirl- we're proud to be your go to and we aim to continue your celebrations at every visit! Happy belated birthday and please reach out when you return, we all want to ensure a perfect visit! Cheers, Ryan Parker, General Manager ryan.parker@canarysantabarbara.com

Bethesda, Maryland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family of five (3 young adult daughters) spend two lovely nights at the Canary. We were greeted by a friendly, bellboy who happily remembered us at our frequent requests for our car each time we left. The front desk welcomed us with a glass of wine and an upgrade for one of our two rooms so we could be...

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CanaryGM-RParker, General Manager at Kimpton Canary Hotel, responded to this review

Juliette- what a fantastic and truly Santa Barbara experience you had! Yes- we absolutely love to wow and provide charm in the Canary visit, but we also love to partner with incredible boutiques in town like Grassini who also happen to have my favorite Sauv Blanc in town. I'm so happy- we all are, to hear you are wow'ed but...

Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the best experience at this hotel. We were greeted by Ian, a very king guy at front desk. He upgraded me and my husband to a very beautiful suite, with an amazing and very confortable bed and a chic decor. The hotel is amazingly decorated and has a wow rooftop with pool, jacuzzi... I would definately stay at...

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CanaryGM-RParker, General Manager at Kimpton Canary Hotel, responded to this review

Renata, Your feedback is so motivating to all of us- wow! thank you! Ryan Parker, General Manager ryan.parker@canarysantabarbara.com

seattle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Traveling with husband and dog cross country. Warmly welcomed by helpful staff. Relatively new construction hotel built to resemble a 1920's California stucco mansion. Lovely interior - quality design and choice of finishes! The room was comfortable. Large King Four poster bed was nice to look at but overly tall to climb into! Pillow top mattresses have really become ridiculous!...

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CanaryGM-RParker, General Manager at Kimpton Canary Hotel, responded to this review

David what an awesome and thorough review! The hotel has had some very thoughtful design touches over the years which has lent it a residential and luxury feel with a lot of charm, much like Santa Barbara itself. We love that you enjoyed the Handlebar Coffee team- we serve their coffee in our lobby every morning as well. It's incredible...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Looking for the most stylish place to land in Santa Barbara? Come to the Canary Hotel. Nestled near State Street’s galleries, shops and restaurants, this fun-filled, full-service boutique hotel is a short stroll from beautiful beaches and a quick drive to wine country. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kimpton Canary Hotel

Address: 31 West Carrillo, Santa Barbara, CA 93101 (Formerly Canary Hotel Santa Barbara)
Location: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range: $323 - $605 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Kimpton Canary Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 97
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Also Known As:
Canary Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara Canary Hotel
Hotel Style:
#1 Spa Hotel in Santa Barbara
#2 Green Hotel in Santa Barbara
#2 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara
#3 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
#3 Luxury Hotel in Santa Barbara
#6 Family Hotel in Santa Barbara
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“Stay on a top floor for a great view!”
 of 5 bubbles CCK57, 1 week ago | Read review
“All the rooms we have stayed in have been wonderful!”
 of 5 bubbles ajsteinberg, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“We were moved to a corner junior suite that had several windows and a lot of sunlight on the 5th floor. It was heaven.”
 of 5 bubbles H5184OJannp, Dec 10, 2016 | Read review
“Views are outstanding.”
 of 5 bubbles sbwill2016, Nov 28, 2016 | Read review
“Corner room if possible, great view.”
 of 5 bubbles emilycQ4765BB, Nov 25, 2016 | Read review
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