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Hotel Griffon - A Greystone Hotel

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Hotel Griffon is conveniently located on The Embarcadero near both BART, F Street/Wharves trains and Muni underground. Easy to get to almost everywhere in San Francisco. It is close to restaurants including Perry's which is right inside the hotel and it stays open late....More

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Response from Scott O, General Manager at Hotel Griffon - A Greystone HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Brian, I truly appreciate your kind words (especially regarding our staff) and your fantastic review/rating on TripAdvisor. Trust in the fact that I will share your review with all our staff. I hope to see you again at the Hotel Griffon on your next...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Clean, organized, and appointed properly for the business traveler. I usually stay in larger chain hotels and I was pleasantly surprised with the quality of Hotel Griffon. I will stay there again on my next trip to SF.More

Thank Nick S
Response from Scott O, General Manager at Hotel Griffon - A Greystone HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, Nick! I am most appreciative of your taking the time to post a wonderful review of your Hotel Griffon experience on TripAdvisor. Your Five Star ranking is also wonderful and kind. On behalf of our staff, I look forward to warmly welcoming you back...More

Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Rooms are very small, no snack tray nor refrigerator in room. Otherwise the rooms are nice and clean, staff is very nice. For a business trip, I would stay there again and again.... Close to everything you could need..More

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Response from Scott O, General Manager at Hotel Griffon - A Greystone HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Your review and comments are much appreciated. Please know that while some rooms seem small (due to the historic nature of the building), we have seven different room types with views and sizes of rooms; up to 750 square feet. Many of such...More

Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Nice place convenient to my required location a sophisticated attempt with a great atmosphere slightly dated but overall good for financial district overnight would recommend Prices are high over all well kept and safe

Thank ljsms
Response from Scott O, General Manager at Hotel Griffon - A Greystone HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for your Four Star rating and for your written comments on TripAdvisor. Please know that your review is valued and your time is appreciated. Sincerely, Scott Ostrander General Manager Hotel Griffon on the Embarcadero

Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Nice, well-priced place to stay if you don’t mind small rooms. Pros: - Excellent location, particularly if you have business meetings in the financial district - Staff is friendly and accommodating - The restaurant on the premises (Perry’s) is really convenient, attracts a good crowd,...More

Thank Jim G
Response from Scott O, General Manager at Hotel Griffon - A Greystone HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

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#18 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
#22 Green Hotel in San Francisco
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USD 200 - USD 502 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#18 Romantic Hotel in San Francisco
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#33 Business Hotel in San Francisco
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chrymc
2 April 2017|
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Hello, Thank you for your interest in Hotel Griffon. Unfortunately, we are not pet friendly, but our sister hotel, the King George Hotel, happily welcomes pets. Thank you and please let us know if there is any other... More
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Ellibelli55
7 February 2017|
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Dear Ellibelli55, Thank you for your interest in Hotel Griffon. We would be delighted to hold onto your luggage as you explore the city or take care of business at no additional charge. We do indeed have private bathrooms... More
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Μελπωμενη Σ
21 December 2016|
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Hello and thank you for your interest in Hotel Griffon! Our wifi is complimentary, reaches every guest room easily, and is quite fast; we receive positive affirmation of this from the majority of our travelers. Thank you... More
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