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.
Run right onto the AT&T Park field during the Giant Race Half Marathon. This San Francisco tradition brings out competitors of all ages to run through the streets along the waterfront. Most importantly, all of the proceeds support Project Open Hand. Continue reading
Get ready to swim to Alcatraz and run across the Golden Gate Bridge in this amazing race that takes the city by storm. On August 16, 2015 the world's best tri-athletes will compete in this incredibly unique and vigorous competition. Continue reading
Don't miss the North Beach Festival, one of the country's original outdoor festivals. This family-friendly celebration takes place June 13 and 14, and features arts and crafts, Italian street painting, music and live entertainment. Continue reading
Indulge in a delicious four-course meal during a spectacular tour of the Bay when you sign up for a special Hornblower Fourth of July Cruise. Enjoy premium cocktails, live music and entertainment, and an excellent view of the fireworks. Continue reading
Discover a fun variety of things to do this Fathers Day in San Francisco. Buy tickets to a Broadway show, sign up for a Champagne cruise on the Bay, attend a comedy performance or kick back and listen to live music and blues. Continue reading