Hotel Griffon - San Francisco

155 Steuart Street, San Francisco, United States, 94105  show map
 3 stars
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Hotel Griffon - San Francisco

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

Continental breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Child-friendly

Cribs available

Verified Reviews:

  • Rooms are very small - Breakfast was good with fresh pastries, bagels, juice - Bed is very comfortable
  • Robes provided in the rooms - Rooms were small, but appointed with lovely furnishings - Large bed was ultra comfortable
  • Free internet access - Parking is valet only, 40 bucks a night - Location was awesome, right next to muni, bart
  • Lovely aveda toiletry products - Large, comfortable bed - Service was friendly - Rooms were well-appointed
  • Free breakfast bar in the morning offered treats - Staff very friendly - Standard room had a sizeable tub

Overview

Centrally located, the three-star Hotel Griffon is located close to Alcatraz Island and Chinatown, public transport and financial centers, being an ideal place for business and leisure guests.

Firstly built in 1906 and after renovated, the hotel is equipped with free wireless internet and has a meeting room for business-oriented travelers.

All of 62 rooms and suites come with flat-screen TVs, Wi-Fi access and private well-stocked bathrooms.

The restaurant on site treats its guests to local American delights every day for breakfast, lunch and diner, while in the evening guests are welcome to the bar to sip one of the beverages from the wide bar menu.

BART Embarcadero Station stands only 400m and links the hotel with the rest of the city.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of rooms:   62.

Rooms

Guest accommodations feature flat-screen TVs, wireless access, private bathrooms with posh robes and hair dryers, and Eco-friendly bath amenities.

Dining options

A full breakfast is served daily at the hotel's restaurant at a small price.

Perry's on the Embarcadero serves American food for breakfast, which is offered from 7.30am till 10am, for lunch from 11am till 4pm as well as for dinner from 5pm till 10pm.

The bar treats guests to various beverages till late evening every day.

A full breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Services

The Boardrooms is the on site meeting room with the capacity up to 14 guests. Business facilities include audio/visual equipment and a wall-mounted plasma screen with computer.

Free wireless internet provided throughout the hotel.

Leisure

The fitness center is adjacent to the property and available for guests at additional price.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Late check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Guest Parking

  • private parking is possible on site at USD 45 per day.

Services

  • Paid city shuttle
  • Paid valet parking
  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Cafe
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Room view

  • City view
  • Bay view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • CD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 16 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

155 Steuart Street, San Francisco, United States, 94105

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City Center
  • San Francisco
    3.1km
Airports
Train Stations
  • F Market Street Car
    300 m
  • Caltrain - 4th & King Street Station
    1.8km
Underground stations
  • BART - Embarcadero Station
    500 m
  • Transbay Terminal
    500 m
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Restaurants
  • Boulevard (cuisine: American, Continental)
    100 m
  • Ozumo (cuisine: Sushi, Japanese)
    30 m
Beaches
  • North Beach
    1.4km
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of rooms:
    62

Rooms and availability

Guest accommodations feature flat-screen TVs, wireless access, private bathrooms with posh robes and hair dryers, and Eco-friendly bath amenities.

Hotel Griffon Deluxe RoomHotel Griffon Deluxe RoomHotel Griffon Deluxe Room
Deluxe Room
Bed type: 1 Super-King Size bed
Size: 19m2
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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Cozy bright room consists of a well-furnished bedroom and a convenient bathroom with all necessary amenities.

Room facilities
    Hotel Griffon City View Room City View
    City View Room
    Bed type: Queen Size bed or King Size bed
    Size: 16m2
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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Air conditioning
    • Shower
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    Cozy bright room consists of a well-furnished bedroom and a convenient bathroom with all necessary amenities.

    Room facilities
      Hotel Griffon Deluxe Bay View RoomHotel Griffon Deluxe Bay View Room
      Deluxe Bay View Room
      Bed type: 1 Super-King Size bed
      Size: 19m2
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      • Free Wi-Fi
      • Air conditioning
      • Shower
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      This room has a spectacular view overlooking the San Francisco Bay. Cozy bright room consists of a well-furnished bedroom and a convenient bathroom with all necessary amenities.

      Room facilities
        Hotel Griffon Bay View SuiteHotel Griffon Bay View SuiteHotel Griffon Bay View Suite
        Bay View Suite
        Bed type: Queen Size bed
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        • Free Wi-Fi
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        The Bay View Suite is located on the top floor of the hotel and has panoramic and breath-taking views of the gorgeous San Francisco Bay. Contemporary spacious Suite consists of a cozy bedroom, a comfortable well-furnished living room and a convenient bathroom.

        Room facilities

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Hotel Griffon - San Francisco San Francisco location
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          Hotel Address:

          155 Steuart Street, San Francisco, United States, 94105

          Get directions
          City Center
          • San Francisco
            3.1km
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • F Market Street Car
            300 m
          • Caltrain - 4th & King Street Station
            1.8km
          Underground stations
          • BART - Embarcadero Station
            500 m
          • Transbay Terminal
            500 m
          • Bus stop
            200 m
          Restaurants
          • Boulevard (cuisine: American, Continental)
            100 m
          • Ozumo (cuisine: Sushi, Japanese)
            30 m
          Beaches
          • North Beach
            1.4km
          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2010
          • Number of rooms:
            62

          Hotel Griffon Location

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          What's nearby

          What's nearby.

          Alcatraz Island, with a rich history to explore, is located just near the hotel.

          Chinatown will make you feel like you are in the other country and is located 1.6km from the hotel.

          Cable Car Museum, revealing the history of the development of cable cars, is located within 800m from the venue.

          Among other attractions, guests are to visit The Golden Gate Bridge with unforgettable views, Union Square with amazing shopping experience, Fisherman's Wharf and Francisco Museum of Modern Art.

          Popular areas

          • 13 Views Lounge Bar - 300 m

          Places of interest

          Train stations

          Shopping areas

          Amusement

          • Bonkers - 900 m

          Museums

          • Academy of Sciences California - 600 m
          • Aquarium of the Bay - 700 m
          • Museum-City of San Francisco - 900 m
          • Poets and Writers Inc - 900 m
          • Ansel Adams Ctr Photography - 900 m
          • Telephone Pioneers Comm Museum - 900 m
          • Lesbian-Gay Chorus of SF - 900 m

          Parks

          • US National Park Svc - 900 m

          Universities, Institutes

          • Insurance Educational Assn - 300 m
          • Heald Business College - 400 m
          • San Francisco State University - 500 m
          • San Francisco Institute-Arch - 700 m
          • Ben Gurion University of Negev - 800 m
          • Miami AD School San Francisco - 800 m
          • Cornell University - 800 m
          • Academy of Art College - 900 m
          • International Tour Management - 900 m
          • Professional Bartenders School - 900 m

          Underground stations

          Marina

          Local Attractions

          • Coit Tower - 1.6km
            1 Telegraph Hill Boulevard, San Francisco
          • Telegraph Hill - 1.6km
            Lombard Street at Kearny Street, San Francisco
          • Little Italy - 1.7km
            San Francisco, CA
          • Cable Car Museum - 1.7km
            1201 Mason Street, San Francisco
          • Francis "Lefty" O'Doul Bridge - 1.7km
            San Francisco, CA

          Near the hotelNear the hotel

          • San Francisco Railway Museum - 160 m
            77 Steuart Street, San Francisco
          • San Francisco Bay Bridge - 500 m
            Highway 80 West, San Francisco
          • Jackson Square - 970 m
            Jackson Street between Battery and Kearny, San Francisco
          • The Exploratorium - 1.1km
            Pier 15, on the Embarcadero, San Francisco
          • Market Street Railway Museum - 160 m
            77 Steuart Street, San Francisco
          • Wells Fargo History Museum - 920 m
            420 Montgomery Street, San Francisco
          • Cartoon Art Museum - 990 m
            655 Mission Street, San Francisco

          Restaurants Nearby

          • Boulevard - 100 m

            Address: 1 Mission St
            Phone: (415) 543-6084

            81% likes this, based on 738 reviews
            Cuisine: American, Continental
            Price Range: GBP 31 - GBP 61

          • Perry's on the Embarcadero - 10 m

            Address: 155 Steuart St
            Phone: 415-896-9155

            64% likes this, based on 119 reviews
            Cuisine: American, Hamburgers
            Price Range: GBP 12 - GBP 35

          • Chaya Brasserie - 60 m

            Address: 132 The Embarcadero
            Phone: 415-777-8688

            60% likes this, based on 190 reviews
            Cuisine: Seafood, Sushi, Brasserie, Japanese
            Price Range: GBP 23 - GBP 61

          • Ozumo - 30 m

            Address: 161 Steuart Street
            Phone: (415) 882-1333

            62% likes this, based on 273 reviews
            Cuisine: Sushi, Japanese
            Price Range: GBP 32 - GBP 61

          • Yank Sing Restaurant - 70 m

            Address: 101 Spear St (One Rincon Ctr)
            Phone: 415.781.1111

            63% likes this, based on 320 reviews
            Cuisine: Asian, Chinese, Dim Sum, Chilean
            Price Range: GBP 23 - GBP 30

          Getting there.

          Oakland International Airport is situated 24km from the property.

          Take Hegenberger Road to 880 North to San Francisco and the Bay Bridge. West on I-80 cross the bridge. Exit on the first exit, Freemont Street, Turn Right on Mission Street. Turn Right on Steuart Street (one-way). The hotel is on the left hand side.

          San Francisco International Airport is 26km from the hotel.

          Take Highway 101 North from SFO to 280 North. Exit Embarcadero. Embarcadero to Howard Street. Left on Howard Street, Right on Main Street, Right on Steuart Street. Hotel Griffon is on Left-hand side.

          Getting around.

          F Market Street Car stands only 300m from the hotel.

          Caltrain - 4th & King Street Station is situated 1.7km away.

          BART Station Embarcadero is located 400m from the property.

          Transbay Terminal is 400m away.

          Private parking is provided at USD40 per day and needs no reservation in advance.

          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2010
          • Number of rooms:
            62
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          • Daly City hotels - 9km
          • Tiburon hotels - 11km
          • Sausalito hotels - 11km
          • South San Francisco hotels - 13km

          Hotel Griffon Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hotel Griffon

          Individual guest reviews

          • Single
            9.2

            The location is great, staff is really friendly and rooms are tidy. I liked complimentary free wifi

            I had a room with no day light

          • Family with children
            8.8

            Proximity to A T & T Park; Great location. Very helpful staff

            We had 2 rooms with one that was supposed to have a "city view". It did not have this advertised view, and we paid extra.

          • Older travelers
            7.8

            location. Next time we'll get a room with a view or a larger room. But beautiful, stylish accomodations. Nice boutique hotel and we will return.

            Need to have newspaper delivered to room ie. USA Today

          • Single
            5.4

            Because I could not get my cell phone to work I learned to like being cut off from people. Because Aircon did not work I was forced to walk around more.

            It would be better if cell phones had service, if aircon worked & if WiFi worked properly.

          • Older travelers
            9.2

            We liked the location, 1 mile from at&t park. We were able to catch a pedicab to and from the park and enjoyed the ride along the waterfront while taking in the street performances along the way. Perry's restaurant was located next door and could access it through the hotel lobby. The staff at the restaurant were accomodating and easily lent us wine glasses to use with the wine we had in the room. The Ferry building is across the street and thoroughly enjoyed the main food shops indoors, and the open air farmer's market on Saturdays. At our next visit to the Hotel Griffon, we will take the ferry across the bay and explore Tiburon. The room decor was fabulous. We loved the exposed brick wall behind our bed, with the high ceilings, very dramatic.

            The mattress and pillows were a bit firm, otherwise the room was beautiful.

          • Older travelers
            9.6

            I liked the size of the bathroom and the seperate vanity outside of the bathroom. Very comfortable bed and pillows! Also had lunch at the restaurant at the hotel and the Checken Blt was excellent!

          • Older travelers
            9.2

            The location was great for the Giants game and for spending time at Fisherman's Wharf. Liked the location close to the bay.

            Of course the cost of parking!!!! Other than that it was a great room. Not noisy at all for being a block from the Embarcadero!

          • Single
            7.8

            Front desk staff very responsive. Rooms are small but comfortable. Great location in the City.

            My reservation was not accurate and created confusion at check in.

          • Older travelers
            8.2

            Location is great. Nice room, although small. Good grooming amenities. Staff helpful.

            Queen room is very small. Odd noises at night, like machines running.

          • Single
            5.4

            location

            my room was very very tiny definitly not a "deluxe king" and noisy from air conditioning, my view was a wall 4 feet away from window. also was reminded that because i booked online that was all that was available. heat did not work, told front desk and was offered a heat fan, but was no room to put it.....

          • Couple
            8.2

            The staff were incredibly nice and accommodating, no matter what request we had, or what time of day or night. Everything was spotless when we arrived, the bedding was very plush, and whole hotel has a quirky, fun feel to it, considering it's an older building with a lot of history. Services and amenities rival those offered by larger, more expensive hotel chains.

            The hotel only has one elevator, which was small, slow, and needs updating.

          • Couple
            10.0

            The view from our room was amazing! The rooms are a bit small but the cleanliness and comfort of the room was excellent! Would definitely book again, especially at the price I got!

          • Older travelers
            10.0

            The service -- the staff was so very professional and always helpful. The place was maybe the cleanest hotel I have ever visited.

          • Family with children
            9.6

            Very clean comfortable lodging. Quiet room without city or hotel noise. Easy to get around city from hotel location, close to main roads and transportation.

            Mattress too soft.

          • Single
            9.2

            The staff was helpful and professional; the price of the room was very reasonable given the location; it was great having a very good restaurant and bar in the building

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Hotel Griffon - San Francisco San Francisco location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          155 Steuart Street, San Francisco, United States, 94105

          Get directions
          City Center
          • San Francisco
            3.1km
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • F Market Street Car
            300 m
          • Caltrain - 4th & King Street Station
            1.8km
          Underground stations
          • BART - Embarcadero Station
            500 m
          • Transbay Terminal
            500 m
          • Bus stop
            200 m
          Restaurants
          • Boulevard (cuisine: American, Continental)
            100 m
          • Ozumo (cuisine: Sushi, Japanese)
            30 m
          Beaches
          • North Beach
            1.4km
          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2010
          • Number of rooms:
            62