Must-See San Francisco Attractions

From the Bay to the Breakers

The Hotel Griffon enjoys the ideal location for exploring attractions in San Francisco. Conveniently near the city's finest restaurants, shopping, nightlife and recreation, our hotel is in proximity to tons of fun things to do in San Francisco. Less than two blocks from the famous Cable Cars, BART and MUNI trains, ferry service to Sausalito, Tiburon, Larkspur and the East Bay. Jump on the F-Line Trolley and in just minutes you will be at Fishermans Wharf and Pier 39, and the hotel is right down the street from PacBell Stadium, for you sports enthusiasts.

Top 10 Must-See San Francisco Attractions

Financial District

Rank as one of the top four financial center of the country, the "Wall Street West" begins at Montgomery Street and extends east toward the Embarcadero.

Union Square

A "shopaholics paradise," Union Square is the third-largest shopping area in the United States.

Fisherman's Wharf

Famous for its Italian seafood restaurants with waterfront views and specialty family entertainments. It is the city's quintessential tourist destination.

Moscone Convention Center

San Francisco's premier meeting and exhibition facility. The center includes 700,000 square feet of exhibit space, 106 meeting rooms and 123,000 square feet of pre-function lobby.

Cable Cars (California St. Line)

San Francisco's beloved cable cars are the only vehicles of their kind still in operation and are designated National Landmarks.

SBC Ball Park

Home of the San Francisco Giants Located on the scenic waterfront, it is accessible by every means of public transit.

Ferry Building

Recently restored, this San Francisco landmark with its imposing clock tower, serves as transportation hub and modern marketplace.

The Embarcadero

The City's spectacular new waterfront was a $150 million project to demolish and replace the freeway damaged in the 1989 earthquake.

Golden Gate Bridge/ Vista Point

The crown jewel of the Bay, this landmark is San Francisco's greatest visual identifier. It took 4 years to build and has hosted nearly 2 billion drivers in its lifetime.

China Town

Chinatown feels like a whole other continent sitting inside a city that could be a whole new other planet.