An actress (Taylor) who hasn't done anything in sometime comes to town to appear in a play. A guest runs into her husband, the hotel's electrician who ran out on her seven years ago. And McDermott has a temporary secretary who can't help but try and run his life.
Christine does a very successful advertisement for breakfast cereal. Mark is asked to improve the social skills of a tycoon's girlfriend, a wife arrives at the hotel earlier than expected to find her husband having a homosexual affair.
A playboy who still relies on his mother to support him is told by her that she's arranged a date for him with a girl she wants him to court. But when he sees her assistant whom he mistakes for her, he asks one of the hotel's bellboys to go in his place and he and the girl hit it off. Peter has a reunion with two of his friends and some old unresolved matters and secrets are revealed.
When the daughter of the hotel's guests gets sick, Christine tries to get her medical assistance but her parents refuse treatment cause it's against their beliefs. Christine tries to convince them to reconsider. Mark has been seeing an older woman and asks her to marry him. But her son's disapproval and a career opportunity might keep her from accepting. And Mrs. Cabot tries to get a painting she did in art show but the man in charge doesn't think it's good.
A man who's about to get married has his bachelor party in the hotel. And upon the exotic dancer hired for the entertainment he finds himself wondering about why is he getting married. Mrs. Cabot's nephew is attracted to Christine. And Billy's father whom he's been estranged from comes looking to connect with him but he rejects him. Until he finds out something his father is not telling him.
A lady comes to the hotel and finds a long-lost love. A high-priced lawyer is defending a drunk driver and Dave gets a lesson in ethics. Billy loses some tickets to a Michael Jackson concert and Mark makes the most of it.
Lynn, a woman who once worked at the hotel, returns with her husband, Eduardo, an Italian. They stay at the honeymoon suite but their marriage is not exactly what people think it is. A woman paid Lynn to marry Eduardo so that he could enter the country and be the woman's lover. A man whom Christine knows shows up and connects with Mrs. Cabot. Later Christine learns that the man has been scamming women for money. And an actor whom Dave knows, has a role of a hotel manager in a play and asks Peter is he could study him. And eventually he annoys Peter.
A girl looking to meet someone hooks up with a British official. While together the man makes her take some heroin and she dies. He claims he wasn't with her and because of his diplomatic immunity can't be touched. But Billy decides to investigate. A girl who came to town to take possession of an inheritance meets a guy who unknown to her has been her benefactor for years. And two guys compete to see who can land Julie. When she learns of this she decides to get back at them.
A teacher at a conference fixes her friend up with a date. An old friend of Christine's and her family stays at the St. Gregory bringing terrible news. A psychic makes some amazing predictions for the staff in the hotel.
Jonathan Talbot, a bum sees an article in the paper about something at the St. Gregory involving a family, the Howlands. So he goes there and "borrows" the suit of one of the guests and goes to see them. The parents, Ned and Margot are surprised to see him and ask him why did he come? He says to see his daughter, it seems like he and Margot were married but circumstances led to their marriage ending and she married Ned and raised his daughter, Kelly as his own. And it turns out that the thing they are there for is Kelly's engagement to the son of some people Ned hopes...
A couple who got married at the hotel 35 years ago have returned to celebrate their anniversary. But things are not as pleasant--the husband has devoted himself to his work that his wife is having an affair. And also their son, who's seeing Christine, is like his father--putting his work before his daughter. And their daughter who's had several relationships and marriages comes and makes a spectacle of herself but Peter helps her. And she's also keeping a secret that she now reveals that sends her father over the edge.
A friend of Billy's who use to be an FBI agent learns the woman he's been dating is the widow of someone he killed while an agent. And when one of Christine's friends is engaged she and a couple of other friends get together but secrets that some are keeping threaten their friendship.
To impress a girl, a friend of Christine sends Peter's picture to her instead of his own. A divorced man introduces his new girlfriend to his son. A porter at the hotel catches up with some old football teammates.
A pianist comes to the St. Gregory and catches up with a couple of old friends. A boy staying at the hotel relieves his loneliness by hacking into the hotel's computer system. Mark catches a bag snatcher and ends up being arrested.
There is a new head bookkeeper at the St. Gregory but she has a menacing past. Christine unexpectedly receives an unusual inheritance. Victoria reunites a couple of old friends, but there turns out to be some complications.
It's a very busy time at the St. Gregory but Peter finds time to rekindle an old romance. A wealthy businessman arrives to receive his "Man of the Year" award but all is not well on his domestic front.
Dave and Megan have financial difficulties, made worse when an old friend of Dave's drops in. The Pomeroy's are staying at the hotel when another couple think they are hiding a secret. Peter is worried that he is showing signs of old age.
Peter finds himself looking after a neighbor's grandson, a boy with some problems. The hotel employees are preparing for the hotel league softball game. Christine is elected team manager but has trouble with opposing team's manager.
An aging movie star in town for an award show is struggling with symptoms of dementia. A hotel critic, staying at the hotel, is determined to be difficult for Christine. A newly-divorced woman is determined not to leave the hotel.