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Kimpton Canary Hotel

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Tarporley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia 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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Thank ken b
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 6 days ago NEW

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 1 week 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...

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed one night at the Canary in late December and had a very enjoyable stay. We loved the location in downtown Santa Barbara, which was close to the main shopping and dining areas in town. The staff was extremely friendly and accommodating and treated us like royalty. Our dinner at the Finch and Fork restaurant was absolutely excellent. The...

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

Edward, I'm so glad you enjoyed the Canary visit and Finch & Fork experience. We love to hear that you found it very enjoyable and that the people behind the experience (us) were so friendly and accommodating. I'm sorry for any confusion or frustration over the Facility Fee. There's certainly more than just the great rooftop experience included, and I...

Malibu, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Over the past twenty years we have stayed at all the top hotels in Santa Barbara - including the Four Seasons and El Encanto and Bacara - and our favorite without question is The Canary! Why would we choose a small boutique hotel located just a block off State Street over the big fancy hotels near the beach? For exactly...

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

Ajsteinberg, I shared this with our entire Canary and Finch & Fork team. Wiley was especially motivated and pleased to read this- thank you so much for sharing and thank you even more for enjoying the experience of a Kimpton Canary and Finch & Fork guest to its fullest. Happy New Year to you both and we can't wait to...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Charming classic hotel in Downtown Santa Barbara. Large and comfortable rooms, friendly staff and the in-house restaurant Finch and Fork was terrific. Pros: California mission aesthetic with all modern amenities throughout the property Coffee station in the morning, all day chocolate station, and wine bar in the evening 6th floor roofdeck with heated pool a great place to unwind after...

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

Ben, Thanks for your understanding and being so patient with us while these things happen. Santa Barbara is working on fixing these power outage experiences. It is great to hear you felt this was a good representation of that Santa Barbara charm with the right touch of luxury. I love to hear that! Thanks so much. Ryan Parker, General Manager...

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The good: The hotel staff was extremely friendly and helpful. Not an ounce of attitude from anyone. Beds are comfortable with a variety of pillow types (and check your closet for firmer foam pillows. Rooms have yoga mats, irons, bathrobes, umbrellas, well stocked mini bars, our premier with King bed had writing desk with plenty of outlets, canopy bed, fair...

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

MyPorch, I'm so glad to read this and hear about your Kimpton Canary journey. What a wonderful thing for us to hear when a guest remembers so many of the details that add to the charm of a Kimpton visit. Thank you so much for sharing, and we look forward to continuing to find ways to impress you down the...

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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)
Region: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range: RM1,415 - RM2,661 (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:
#2 Green Hotel in Santa Barbara
#2 Spa Hotel in Santa Barbara
#2 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara
#3 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
#4 Luxury Hotel in Santa Barbara
#6 Family Hotel in Santa Barbara
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“Stay on a top floor for a great view!”
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“All the rooms we have stayed in have been wonderful!”
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“We were moved to a corner junior suite that had several windows and a lot of sunlight on the 5th floor. It was heaven.”
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“Views are outstanding.”
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“Corner room if possible, great view.”
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