The misadventures of the staff and guests of the St. Gregory Hotel.
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Complete series cast summary:
...  Peter McDermott 115 episodes, 1983-1988
...  Christine Francis 115 episodes, 1983-1988
Nathan Cook ...  Billy Griffin / ... 115 episodes, 1983-1988
...  Julie Gillette 115 episodes, 1983-1988
...  Dave Kendall 101 episodes, 1983-1987
...  Megan Kendall 101 episodes, 1983-1987
...  Mark Danning 76 episodes, 1983-1986
...  Victoria Cabot 75 episodes, 1983-1986
Harry George Phillips ...  Harry, the Bartender / ... 74 episodes, 1983-1988
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The elegant St. Gregory Hotel in San Francisco is the setting for a string of distinct plots, usually romantic, often involving famous guest stars for an episode or two. Victoria Cabot runs the hotel for absent owner Laura Trent (Bette Davis, seen only in the opening episode), until Cabot dies halfway through the series, when manager Peter McDermott takes over and makes Christine the new manager. Written by Ed Stephan <stephan@cc.wwu.edu>

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21 September 1983 (USA)  »

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Arthur Hailey's Hotel  »

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Bette Davis starred as Mrs. Laura Trent, owner of San Francisco's St. Gregory Hotel. She fell ill and was hospitalized early into the show's first season. Anne Baxter (Davis' nemesis Eve Harrington in All About Eve (1950)) took over the hotel as Victoria Cabot, Mrs. Trent's sister-in-law. After Davis recovered, the show's producers asked her to resume her role, but she wasn't happy with the scripts she was sent, so she turned them down. (Source: Bette Davis' autobiography "This'n That".) See more »

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Referenced in All About Bette (1994) See more »

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Hotel
7 January 2002 | by See all my reviews

Love Boat meets Melrose meets The Golden Palace! I have never seen so much drama in a Hotel in my life!! A man inherits a hotel full of celebs, love, & problems. This show apparently had a 5 year run but I can't say that I watched it up until the end. The first 3 seasons were great! This is one of those TVLAND must-sees! Like most soap-type of shows, they throw the bait & when you go for it, they pull you in. 1-10 (8)


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