Welcome to the King George 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.
The best way to see San Francisco is on foot. With the parking package at The King George Hotel, you can park for free in Union Square and walk to the city's exciting attractions and eateries. The San Francisco Parking Package gives you everything you need to do your thing - whether you want to shop in Union Square or dim sum in Chinatown. Experience an iconic boutique hotel with free parking in the soul of San Francisco. Continue readingParking Package details
The iconic Painted Ladies, San Francisco's colorful Victorian and Edwardian style houses, are an expression of the city's fashion and evolution. Take a walking tour of the city and see the beautiful houses and mansions in Pacific Heights, Nob Hill and Lower Haight. The most famous cluster of Painted Ladies is Postcard Row, across from Alamo Square, seen in many movies and TV shows. Continue readingThe Painted Ladies details
Send off summer in San Francisco at all the fun events that happen over Labor Day Weekend 2013. Dance the night away at the city's hottest dance party, enjoy concerts under the stars at the America's Cup Pavilion and celebrate the opening of the monumental new Bay Bridge with a huge parade, music, and explosive fireworks on Labor Day. You'll also find the coolest architecture festival and Shakespeare in the Park. Continue readingLabor Day Things To Do in San Francisco details
Experience the beauty and tranquility of Japanese Tea Garden, an urban sanctuary in Golden Gate Park. Explore a breathtaking Japanese-style garden with native Japanese plants, koi ponds, an arched bridge, pagodas, stone lanterns, stepping stone paths, and cherry blossom trees. Experience the rich tradition of the Tea Ceremony and try the matcha in the Tea House, where green teas are heated in a stone hearth and served with ancient customs. Continue readingJapanese Tea Garden details
Sample delicious dishes at one of the best food festivals in San Francisco! Sample entrees and appetizers from all over the world, West Africa to the Adriatic, Asia to South America, and celebrate the SF Bay Area's rapidly-growing street food scene while supporting those who create it. Continue readingSF Street Food Festival details