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    The Franklin

    164 E 87th St, Off Lexington Avenue, New York City, NY 10128-2206
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    • Excellent28%
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    “upper east side” (137 reviews)
    “wine and cheese” (61 reviews)
    “museum mile” (22 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 616 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I booked at The Franklin during a quick 24 hour stop in NYC recently, mostly because it was the cheapest option in Manhattan for my dates and when I got to the hotel, I could see why. There's construction outside and we almost missed the...More

    Thank NafisaAkabor
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Very olde worlde New York hotel but room was absolutely tiny, couldn’t unpack. Shower didn’t work, TV didn’t work and rooms absolutely boiling hot although thankfully there was aircon. Staff all very helpful.

    Thank Bev N
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Our room came with a small breakfast. We stayed here 2 years ago, and the builoding next door was still going on! However, there was not much noise. The room was too hot (although it was november, right after T-Day, and when we asked we...More

    Thank travelercarole2015
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    My husband and I stayed here for 3 nights at the end of October. I was apprehensive after reading some negative reviews. I was pleasantly surprised on arrival at the hotel. It was easy to get to (walking distance to the subway), our room (although...More

    1  Thank Laura D
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    I am unhappy to read all the negative reviews, that are either written by malcontents, or by competing hotels. I do a LOT of traveling for work as well as pleasure and I very much enjoyed my stay at this little gem. The front desk...More

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    Bev N
    1 October 2017|
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    Response from lush67 | Reviewed this property |
    yes there is
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    Derek J
    23 August 2017|
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    Response from lush67 | Reviewed this property |
    no fridge sorry. You can ask for a iron and board we did.
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    duemura
    2 July 2017|
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    Response from Barbara P | Reviewed this property |
    I believe so. But honestly, it is not clean enough.
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    "As far as I can tell, there is no such thing as a good room in The Franklin."
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