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.
Spend a day eating, drinking, listening to street musicians and discovering new, local artists, all in one of San Francisco's most historic districts! The 59th Annual North Beach Festival runs from 10am-6pm June 15-16 and features a huge range of booths from free yogurt to chalk art for kids to animal blessings. At the heart of Little Italy, there are also lots of great bars and eateries around. Continue reading
Whether or not you're here for the sailing tournament, great music and great atmosphere will make the America's Cup Concert Series an unforgettable event. Watch superstars like Sting, Train, Steely Dan and Cheech and Chong at San Francisco's only outdoor waterfront venue! Continue reading
From May 27-30, watch the next installments in the long standing Bay Area rivalry between the San Francisco Giants and the Oakland Athletics. Baseball at its finest, both teams of the Battle of the Bay are evenly matched and competitive, but a friendly attitude is maintained between the fans. Continue reading