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.
Flock to Pier 39 this January and help celebrate the 24th anniversary of the sea lions' arrival at this popular visitor destination. Grab a glimpse of the playful pinnipeds as they frolic in the Bay's waters, flop on the docks and bark the day away to the pleasure of kids old and young. Continue reading24th Anniversary of the Sea Lions Arrival detail
Whether it's the sights and sounds of vibrant Pier 39 or the quiet beauty of Golden Gate Park, San Francisco offers visitors and locals some of the best views in the world. If you're visiting the City by the Bay in search of bucolic vistas and scenes full of character, let the Hotel Griffon be your expert guide to the City. Continue readingBest Views in San Francisco detail
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 readingTCHO Chocolate detail
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 readingRing in the New Year Package detail