Canary Hotel

31 West Carrillo

  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens

Owned by the kid-friendly favorite Kimpton Hotels, the Canary Hotel makes an excellent base for a family getaway to Santa Barbara. The location, just off State Street, is perfect for easy city access. It offers a rooftop pool with sweeping views of the city. The lobby and guest rooms are nicely decorated; guests especially love the striking bathrooms with TVs viewable from the tub. The Kimpton Kids program offers comprehensive amenities for young children, including babyproofing supplies and the brand’s signature animal-print robes in age-appropriate sizes.

  • Category: Hotel
  • Location: City
  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Boutique
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Our Reviewer's Favorite Features

  • Baby Ready: Crib and highchair available
  • Toddler Fun: Near park or playground
  • School Age Action: Near age-appropriate sights and activities
  • Cool For Teens: Near age-appropriate sights and activities
  • Family-friendly public areas
  • Fantastic atmosphere and views
  • Well-appointed accommodations
  • Wonderful rooftop pool with sweeping Santa Barbara views
  • Kimpton Kids amenity program
  • WIFI is free
  • Fee-based private parking

Families Should Know

  • No onsite, open area for young children to run around
  • Year-round heated rooftop swimming pool
  • No kids’ pool
  • Babysitting starts at $US 18 per hour
  • Free WIFI
  • Fee-based private parking

Sports + Activities

  • biking
  • kayaking
  • beach
  • shopping
  • swimming
  • wine tasting

Local Excursions

  • Los Angeles
  • San Luis Obispo
  • Paso Robles
  • Ty Warner Sea Center
  • Santa Barbara Zoo
  • Santa Barbara Mission
  • Santa Barbara Harbor
  • Stearns Wharf


  • rooms and suites
  • air-conditioning
  • TV
  • safe/hair dryer/mini-fridge
  • balcony for some units
  • WIFI in rooms and public areas
  • daily housekeeping
  • in-room spa treatments
  • disabled access
  • swimming pool
  • yoga
  • access to adjacent fitness club
  • concierge
  • restaurant/lounge
  • Kimpton Kids amenity program
  • pet-friendly
  • private parking
# of peopleStarting at
  • D - daily pricing
  • W - weekly pricing
  • T - tax included
  • B - breakfast included
  • I - all-inclusive

Preferred Room

Room with Two Queen Beds

Guest Room Highlights

  • Spacious
  • Well-appointed
  • Good configuration for sleeping
  • Comfortable beds
  • Nice bathroom
  • Great shower

Booking Conditions

  • Deposit not required, credit card for guarantee
  • Cancellation: <72 hours
  • Crib and highchair: free
  • Parking: fee-based
  • Rollaway: $US 25 per night
  • Babysitter: $US 18+ per hour
  • WIFI: free
  • Check-in is 4p and check-out is Noon