Welcome to the Hotel Griffon blog! Stay up-to-date on everything that's going on around our boutique hotel on the Embarcadero waterfront in downtown San Francisco. Featuring events, things to do and special offers, our hotel blog will keep you current on all of the latest happenings, including nearby attractions such as the Ferry Building, AT&T Park, Pier 39 and more.
Dance with the spirit of Christmas past at the Great Dickens Christmas Fair, a unique holiday adventure into Charles Dickens' Victorian London. Wander through lamplit lanes, smell roasting chestnuts, and raise your glass to holiday merriment. Continue reading
Sip, stroll, and be merry at the first annual North Beach Holiday Wine Walk, taking place on Thursday, December 15 from 4 pm to 8 pm. Explore this unique neighborhood and enjoy wine samples and tasty treats from local merchants. Continue reading
From classic Christmas performances to family-friendly shows, the Davies Symphony Hall has an exciting lineup of entertainment in store this holiday season. Check out the schedule of upcoming events, and buy your tickets today. Continue reading
Murano glass. Milano-style leather handbags. Gourmet delicacies. Shop for unique gifts, fine crafts, and luxury items at the Italian Christmas Market. The "Mercatino di Natale" takes place at Fort Mason this weekend, December 3-4. Continue reading
Don't miss your chance to see Puccini's brilliant opera Madame Butterfly this season at the San Francisco Opera. Showing from November 6 through December 4, this performance tells the haunting love story of a young soldier and beautiful woman. Continue reading