Welcome to King George Hotel - A Greystone Hotel Blog
Welcome to the King George Hotel - A Greystone Hotel blog! Stay up-to-date on everything that's going on around our boutique hotel in Union Square, downtown San Francisco. Featuring events, things to do and special offers, our hotel blog will keep you current on all of the city's latest happenings, including nearby attractions such as the Powell Street cable car, Chinatown, world-renowned restaurants, and the Theater District.
Beginning in late October, the San Francisco Opera will present "The Flying Dutchman," a mythical tale of a condemned ship captain who's forced to navigate the seas until broken by the love of a woman. This musical's star-studded cast features the likes of Greer Grimsley, Lise Lindstrom, and Ian Storey among others. Tickets start at $27. Continue readingThe Flying Dutchman details
With a European feel and charming décor, King George is the perfect place to spend the holiday season while shopping for your list of gifts. When you book the exclusive "Deck the Malls" package, you'll receive complimentary hors d'oeuvre from onsite bar Winston's Lounge as well as complimentary parking and a shopping bag, so you can shop 'til you drop. Continue readingDeck the Malls details
This November, skiers and snowboarders alike will unite for SnowBomb's annual Ski & Board Festival throughout the Bay Area. Ticketholders can enjoy exclusive snow gear discounts, live music, and beers and wine as well as a BMX/Skate snow featuring X Games alumni. Plus, you can even score five free lift tickets with your purchase. Continue readingThe Snowbomb Ski & Board Festival details
From now until November, history buffs can enjoy an exclusive lecture series titled, "Contemporary Historians at the Presidio." This six-month long series tells of the themes in American and world history. Expect renowned historians like Stephen Haller and Cameron Binkley, to name a few. Each lecture begins at 7 p.m. and is free and open to the public. Continue reading2013 Presidio History Night details
Spend a day shopping around Union Square Park, and you'll have every option from the extravagant designer fashions to major department stores, home furnishings, luxury jewelry, and even deep-discount bargain hunting. Just head near toward the square from the King George Hotel to discover a treasure trove of hidden gems in the heart of San Francisco. Continue readingShops in Union Square details