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.
The 9th annual Nike Women's Marathon and Half Marathon returns to the streets of San Francisco. The event benefits The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society in San Francisco. Thousands will be on hand to watch women run against cancer. Continue reading
Join a million other spectators for one of the biggest fall events in the Bay Area, Fleet Week San Francisco 2012. This annual event showcases naval and marine fleets and honors members of the armed forces. Continue reading
The de Young Museum is a favorite destination in San Francisco. Nestled in the heart of Golden Gate Park, the museum is home to an outstanding collection of over 27,000 works of art in a variety of media. Continue reading
Experience the beauty of San Francisco on the waters of its bay-in a kayak! City Kayak offers a wide variety of guided tours for the beginner, intermediate, and advanced kayaker. Families are welcome. Continue reading
Golden Gate Park, San Francisco's largest city park, is free and open to the public. It is home to several museums and attractions, including the California Academy of Sciences, the de Young Museum, and the Conservatory of Flowers. Continue reading