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.
Chocolate lovers, if you've been craving a fix, it's time to rejoice! Now you can enjoy a sample of sweet San Francisco at the TCHO Factory. Join in for a fun tour of this artisan chocolate manufacturer, where you'll learn about the history of chocolate making and enjoy a taste of the best chocolates made right here in the City. Continue reading
Planning a San Francisco celebration this New Year's Eve? Why not do something a little different this year and treat yourself and that special someone to a romantic NYE getaway in the City. The Hotel Griffon offers an unbeatable package featuring accommodations and special touches that promise a sparkling start to your New Year! Continue reading
Explore this interactive science museum and discover over 600 participatory exhibits that let you play, tinker and learn in an entirely new way. Located on the waterfront at Pier 15 and Pier 17, the San Francisco Exploratorium is a unique attraction with numerous galleries that will appeal to kids, teenagers and adults. Continue reading
Celebrate the season with a dazzling display of holiday lights at Embarcadero Center, a shopping and dining destination located on the waterfront near our boutique hotel. Featuring 17,000 lights throughout the season upon the area's dramatic office towers, this beautiful winter attraction creates a magical setting in the city of San Francisco. Continue reading