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Overlooking the San Francisco Bay Bridge and just 3 minutes’ walk from the Ferry Building Marketplace, Hotel Griffin offers European-inspired rooms with free WiFi. Guests can dine or enjoy a drink at the on-site bar and restaurant.

The guest rooms at the Hotel Griffin feature 12-foot high ceilings, a flat-screen DirecTV with extended channels, a writing desk and an in-room safe. Guest bathrobes, a coffee machine and a Keypr tablet for services are included in each room.

Known for its classic American cuisine, Perry's On the Embarcadero restaurant at the Griffin serves an early breakfast as well as drinks and bar snacks in the evening.

Built in 1906, Hotel Griffin is a completely nonsmoking hotel that has adopted the best practices for energy efficiency and environmental sustainability. Guests will appreciate services such as free morning town car transportation to the city Financial District on weekdays, as well as a helpful concierge staff.

Home of the San Francisco Giant’s professional baseball team, AT&T Park is a scenic 20 minutes’ walk from the property. San Francisco International Airport is 50 minutes’ drive from Hotel Griffin.

This is our guests' favorite part of San Francisco, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

Hotel Griffon has been welcoming guests since Sept 22, 2009

ATM: Need cash? This property has an ATM on site.

Property Highlights

Located in the heart of San Francisco, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.3


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4 reasons to choose Hotel Griffon

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Property questions and answers
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  • Is parking free and on site?
    Thank you ever so much for your interest in The Griffon, we would just love to welcome you our beautiful hotel by the Bay! There are public garage nea...
    Answered on December 21, 2020
  • Can you see fireworks from this location on New Years Eve?
    Thank you ever so much for you interest in our beautiful hotel on the Bay, The Hotel Griffon, alas, due to Covid 19 worldwide pandemic the fireworks f...
    Answered on December 18, 2020
  • What is the $37 service charge you are requesting?
    We have a, $18.57 Amenity Fee, daily. The Amenity Fee includes Wifi, Peet's coffee and tea service every morning from 7am-11am, and in room coffee and...
    Answered on November 6, 2021
  • We are very interested in your hotel Couple of questions is there anyway of securing rooms with a view of the bay and do you have breakfast facilities...
    The restaurant attached to the hotel is Perry's. They only serve Brunch on the weekend (Sat & Sun) and they are open at 1130am. They do not serve bru...
    Answered on February 18, 2022
  • I'm looking for 4 night stay at Hotel Griffon for March only issues is I want to pay payment on property when I arrive.can you help with this issue
    Good afternoon, Thank you for choosing us. We will love to have you with us next year. For reservations you can select the hotel to collect payment bu...
    Answered on December 11, 2021
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Amenities of Hotel Griffon
WiFi is available in all areas and charges apply.
Parking options available
  • Street parking
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • ATM on site
  • Baggage storage
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Business center
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Paid WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Filipino
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules Hotel Griffon takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


Until 11:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 11 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 21


Pets are not allowed.


When booking more than 7 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa Discover American Express Hotel Griffon accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note:

The property accepts reservations and will rent rooms and other facilities to people under the age of 18 in cases where either (i) a parent or legal guardian guarantees payment of all charges for rooms, food and beverage, incidentals and damages incurred; or (ii) a person under the age of 18 is legally emancipated and can present documentation at check in showing they are emancipated and can legally contract for services.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Spa and gym facilities at this property are unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Hotel Griffon

  • Room options at Hotel Griffon include:

    • Double
    • Suite

  • Check-in at Hotel Griffon is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • The prices at Hotel Griffon may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Hotel Griffon by:

    • Car 40min

  • Hotel Griffon is 0.9 miles from the center of San Francisco.

  • Hotel Griffon offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):