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.
Featuring a spectacular course through San Francisco that culminates at a world-famous icon, the Golden Gate Half Marathon is one of the most popular races in the city. Learn about the course - and discover why you should stay at our nearby hotel. Continue reading
Whether you're a serious collector or a casual shopper, the for t is an exciting event to explore. Fort Mason Center hosts this showcase of fine arts and antiques on October 27-30, with an opening party on the 26th. Continue reading
Indie rock. EDM. Hip hop. Spend a weekend in audio bliss at the 2016 Treasure Island Music Festival, which takes place on October 15 and 16. Celebrating its 10th anniversary, the festie features performances by Ice Cube, Sigur Ros, and James Blake. Continue reading
Rated as one of the top ten German celebrations in America by AOL Travel, San Francisco's Oktoberfest by the Bay is a guaranteed good time. Enjoy non-stop singing, dancing, and music - and feast on authentic German cuisine. Continue reading
Glamorous and chic, the San Francisco Symphony Opening Gala on September 7 is simply the beginning of a dazzling season of live performances. Learn about the red carpet party and discover what shows are in store for you this season. Continue reading