In the heart of historic downtown Santa Barbara emerges a new luxury hotel. The Canary Hotel offers visitors the beauty of the American Riviera with a little bit of urban flair. Romantic getaway or sophisticated business retreat, the Canary Hotel offers you both. Attention was given to every detail of what has become one of the most desirable Santa Barbara hotels. Located in the city center, Canary Hotel is the only luxury boutique hotel located in historic downtown. From five stories above the center of the city of Santa Barbara you can relax by the roof-top pool complete with views of the Pacific Ocean, Channel Islands, and the Santa Ynez Mountains. This sophisticated boutique hotel is perfectly located within walking distance for shopping at the luxury retailers, hip boutiques and offers easy access to some of the finest wineries in Santa Barbara. The Canary Hotel offers something for everyone, even those with very specific tastes. Canary Hotel offers a rich cultural experience from gourmet dining at 31 West, the exclusive on-site restaurant and bar to the best in contemporary art from regional artists, which are featured throughout the Canary Hotel. Visitors to the Canary Hotel in Santa Barbara can relax in 77 guest rooms and 20 suites (including a presidential suite with a terrace) turned out in elegant charm. Washed in sunny gold tones, guest rooms feature special touches like fine art from local regional artists on the walls, hand painted ceilings and furniture; arched doorways; custom headboards and window treatments designed by Sally Mc Quillan, of the acclaimed Raoul Textiles of Santa Barbara; and imported bath tiles. Pieces of art including watercolor paintings, etchings and photographs from Santa Barbara artists adorn the walls of each room.
Hotel Address:Directions to Hotel
- Canary Hotel
- 31 West Carrillo
- Santa Barbara, CA 93101
- United States
From Los Angeles take U.S. 101 freeway heading North to Santa Barbara. Approximate 90-minute drive. From San Francisco take U.S. 101 freeway heading south to Santa Barbara. Approximate 6-hour drive.
The hotel's outdoor terrace and rooftop pool otherwise known as El Cielo offers the perfect intimate setting for private events and weddings. Rising up above the red-tiled roofs of Santa Barbara, the 4,000-square-foot space enjoys exclusive status as the highest rooftop hotel venue in the city of Santa Barbara. Here, guests can enjoy some of the city's best views, along with a mission-style fireplace, a Jacuzzi and a pool, creating a very intimate and inviting atmosphere.
Banquets & Meetings
Five separate meeting rooms accommodate between 20 and 160 for private functions. A sixth function space accommodating 150 for a reception is the Roof Terrace, El Cielo with an outdoor fireplace and spectacular views of Santa Barbara.
Fine Dining on Site
From the reception area, an arched entry with a decoratively painted ceiling leads to 31 West, an 80-seat restaurant with its own street side entrance and an adjoining 40-seat bar. In this space, banquettes take on the dome-topped shape that is a familiar pattern in Andalucian design and substantial armchairs that are generously spaced for private conversation flank tables. Breakfast, lunch and dinner menus in the restaurant take on a predominant American slant, drawing from Santa Barbara's fresh seafood, vegetables, produce and specialty foods for bursts of bold flavor. Intended to be a power breakfast and lunch spot and a destination restaurant in the evening, 31 West showcases wine country cuisine at its best - simply and creatively prepared and served.
High Speed Internet
Wired and wireless high-speed internet access.
Beautiful beaches nearby.
The Presidential Suite has a terrace.
- - Banquets & Meetings
- - Business Center
- - Fine Dining on Site
- - Fine Dining Nearby
- - Fitness Center
- - High Speed Internet
- - Pool, Outdoor
- - Spa Facility
- - Dining
- - Shopping
Five Star Alliance Client Reviews - Canary Hotel
Chris L. Fall 2011
"We visited on a busy holiday weekend and the General Manager was attentive, presented tremendous options for our requests and made our stay spectacular. The location made it possible to enjoy Santa Barbara as a walking town. "