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.
Stretching along the Pacific Ocean, Golden Gate Park is a beautiful urban oasis where art, nature and history are in perfect harmony in San Francisco. Spend a relaxing afternoon exploring beaches, lakes, trails, gardens and museums, including the de Young Museum and California Academy of Sciences, or meditate in the Japanese Tea Garden. Continue readingThings to Do in Golden Gate Park details
Honor the earth at the Earth Day San Francisco at Civic Center Plaza and learn about environmental and sustainable practices that help protect our planet. See amazing exhibits, check out the eco-fashion show, enjoy live music and recycled art and sample organic foods. Spend the night on Earth day, and we will give a portion of your room rate to a leading environmental program. Continue readingEarth Day details
Clean the World program partners with hotels, such as the King George, to collect shampoos, soaps and other bath amenities that are typically thrown away. Volunteers of the organization sort and process the hygiene products and distribute them among local homeless shelters and other countries in need. Continue readingClean the World details
A 101 year old San Francisco tradition, Bay to Breakers is one of the world's oldest and largest footraces drawing over 50,000 runners and 100,000 spectators annually. The spirit of the Bay area shines through with the thousands of festive costumed participants, families, walkers and recreational weekend runners that take to the streets of beautiful San Francisco. Continue readingBay to Breakers details
An amazing new version of "Cinderella" is coming to San Francisco's War Memorial Opera House for ten performances in May. It's the long-awaited U.S. premiere of choreographer Christopher Wheeldon's spectacular production in partnership with the Dutch National Ballet. Continue readingCinderella at the San Francisco Ballet details