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.
From cruises on the sparkling waters of the bay and free outdoor performances to active celebrations, you'll find all kinds of fun and exciting things to do on Labor Day weekend in San Francisco. Plan a relaxing escape to the city now to enjoy the final days of summer. Continue reading
Dreaming of an escape to the West Coast? Enter to win a stay at the Griffon and other sweet travel prizes when you connect with our boutique hotel on Facebook. All you have to do is "like" our Facebook page to become a fan, and then enter to win prizes up to a free hotel stay at Hotel Griffon. Continue reading
Celebrating the Asian Pacific communities of San Francisco, the Nihonmachi Street Fair in Japan Town is one of the city's longest running festivals and features arts and crafts booths, local food vendors, free musical entertainment, benefit events and much more. Taking place this year on August 3 and 4, this street fair also offers children's activities and "Doggie World" with a pooch beauty pageant. Continue reading