Julie's aunt, Amanda, is a singer and is at the hotel for a performance. Things go well until an old friend of hers arrives. Dave is increasing his drug intake as he tries to work and study for his bar exam.
Megan and Dave have split over his drug use but Dave continues to go downhill. A woman, who has been in a coma for the last ten years after an accident, is given a job at the St. Gregory's antique shop.
An well-known, high-flying advertising executive is staying at the St. Gregory but she starts to examine her personal life whilst she's staying there. Megan is expecting a baby and Dave failed the bar exam.
Peter's ex wife shows up, looking for a job. Peter gets her an interview but she is told the results of her physical, that she has a terminal disease and doesn't know how to handle it. And one of the hotel's employees, has managed to keep his illiteracy a secret but when he's offered a promotion and his estranged son comes and asks for his help; causes problems for him in every front.
Peter tries to help his wife as she's dying. Dave learns that his old fraternity is holding their initiation at the hotel. And he reminds them that hazing is prohibited. But during the initiation one of them decides to haze someone and he ends up in the hospital. Dave learns of it and tries to convince the guy to say what happened. Dave goes to the head of fraternity but he's the father of the one who did the hazing.
A doctor staying at the hotel is conducting interviews on women's sexual fantasies. However, his assistant starts dating one of the interviewees. Peter's niece runs away from home and invites herself to live in his penthouse.
A movie is being made in the St. Gregory but the lead actress suffers from a tumour. A retired actor watches the movie being made and reminisces. Christine has been made Woman of the Year and is considering running for political office.
A couple of ageing conmen have a competition over a woman staying at the St. Gregory. Christine's first real love comes back from the dead after being a prisoner-of-war and starts pursuing Christine once again.
Dave gets a job with a law firm in San Diego and Megan finds out she is pregnant. The wife of a wealthy businessman is being neglected so she begins a plan to get his attention. She also becomes the target of a jewel thief.
Assistant general manager Christine befriends a retired airline pilot, so Peter, the general manager of the hotel, becomes jealous and starts spending time with Leslie, a socialite who's secretly using his hotel to run a prostitution ring.
A US senator, planning to run for the presidency, wants to resume his friendship with Christine. A freelance photographer is trying to get the drop on the press pack. Billy is busy with a series of thefts in the hotel.
A preacher and her husband are taking a break at the St. Gregory but there is pressure on her to preach on television. A man returns to the hotel and reminisces about a woman he met at the hotel 35 years ago.
One of the hotel's guests reports that she's been robbed. She wants one very important piece be returned or else she will make sure that the hotel will suffer. Later an investigator reveals that one of the guests is a suspected thief and it seems that he made a move on Christine which the investigator wishes to exploit. And another guest, an old man who is with his grandson, is wanted for kidnapping the boy from his mother.