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Kimpton Canary Hotel, an IHG Hotel

4 out of 5

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 72-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Explore the area

    AirportSanta Barbara, CA (SBA-Santa Barbara Municipal)14 min drive
    Popular LocationUniversity of California-Santa Barbara15 min drive
    Popular LocationGoleta Beach16 min drive
    Popular LocationCarpinteria State Beach21 min drive

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About this area

Santa Barbara

Located in Santa Barbara's Historic Downtown Santa Barbara neighbourhood, Kimpton Canary Hotel, an IHG Hotel is in the city centre and near the beach. The area's natural beauty can be seen at El Presidio de Santa Barbara State Historic Park and Moreton Bay Fig Tree, while Lobero Theater and Santa Barbara Bowl are cultural highlights. Don't miss out on a visit to Santa Barbara Zoo. Discover the area's water adventures with kayaking and scuba diving nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with mountain biking and hiking/biking trails.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Lobero Theater - 4 min walk
  • Paseo Nuevo Mall - 5 min walk
  • University of California-Santa Barbara - 15 min drive
  • Goleta Beach - 16 min drive
  • Carpinteria State Beach - 21 min drive

Getting around

  • Santa Barbara Station - 17 min walk
  • Santa Barbara, CA (SBA-Santa Barbara Municipal) - 14 min drive

Restaurants

  • Finch and Fork — 1 min walk
  • Savoy Cafe & Deli - 3 min walk
  • The French Press - 4 min walk
  • The Andersen's - 4 min walk
  • Barbareño - 4 min walk

About this property

Kimpton Canary Hotel, an IHG Hotel

Romantic Santa Barbara hotel in Historic Downtown Santa Barbara, walk to Santa Barbara County Courthouse
This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool and a health club. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a spa tub and a rooftop terrace are on-site. All 97 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and pillowtop beds. Other amenities available to guests include iPod docking stations, 24-hour room service and flat-screen TVs.
Kimpton Canary Hotel, an IHG Hotel offers 97 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with iPod docking stations and MP3 docking stations. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Pillowtop beds feature Frette Italian sheets and premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include bathrobes, designer toiletries, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, laptop-compatible safes and telephones. Additionally, rooms include minibars and an iron/ironing board. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a health club.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean Promise (IHG)
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 72 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually wrapped food options available through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Valet parking on site (USD 40 per night; includes in/out privileges)
  • Electric car charging station on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking available

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee 7:00 AM–10:30 AM on weekdays and 8:00 AM–1:00 PM on weekends: USD 9-18 for adults and USD 9-18 for children
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Free bike hire
  • Health club
  • Outdoor pool
  • Hot tub
  • Yoga classes

Family friendly

  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Pool sunloungers
  • Rooftop terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Frette Italian sheets
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Heating
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Premium bedding
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • TV/satellite channels
  • Flat-screen TV
  • iPod dock
  • MP3 dock

Food and drink

  • Minibar

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 4:00 PM - anytime
Early check-in subject to availability
Early check-in is available for a fee (amount varies)

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability
A late check-out fee will be charged
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
An adult aged 18 or older must assume all liability for the booking
Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited pursuant to local regulations.

Renovations and closures

Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets stay for free
Food and water bowls are available
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 25.0 per night.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 100.00 per day
  • Resort fee: USD 39.27 per accommodation, per night
The resort fee includes:
  • Fitness/yoga classes
  • Internet access
  • Phone calls
  • Additional inclusions

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 9 and USD 18 for adults, and USD 9 and USD 18 for children (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 40 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 25.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Special cancellation policies or charges may apply for group reservations (more than 8 rooms for the same property/stay dates)
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Canary Hotel
Canary Hotel Santa Barbara
Kimpton Canary Hotel
Kimpton Canary Hotel, An Ihg
Kimpton Canary Hotel, an IHG Hotel Hotel
Kimpton Canary Hotel, an IHG Hotel Santa Barbara
Kimpton Canary Hotel, an IHG Hotel Hotel Santa Barbara

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4.5
Wonderful
Rating 5 - Excellent. 643 out of 990 reviews
5 - Excellent 65%
Rating 4 - Good. 240 out of 990 reviews
4 - Good 24%
Rating 3 - Okay. 72 out of 990 reviews
3 - Okay 7%
Rating 2 - Poor. 26 out of 990 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 9 out of 990 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.7/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.2/5

Amenities

4.5/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great, quiet hotel with a super friendly staff. Location is perfect right around the corner from state street. Highly recommended
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2021

4/5 Good

Business traveller, Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful old spanish style hotel. Smaller than what the pictures portrayed but super cozy.
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2021

1/5 Terrible

Travelled with partner
Disliked: Staff & service, amenities
Did not get offered room upgrade or made aware of the $40 food and Bev credit. Keys stopped working before it was time to check out and we had to get them remade twice. When asked about food and Bev credit or room upgrade was told "Expedia didn't tell them to"......
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Always a wonderful stay!
Stayed 3 nights in Apr 2021

3/5 Okay

Travelled with partner
Disliked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities
Excellent location; room run down; at the price point poor value;
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2021