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    The Franklin

    164 E 87th St, Off Lexington Avenue, New York City, NY 10128-2206
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    Reviewed 24 July 2014

    What did I like? I liked the location. The staff were helpful when I needed help. The doorman opened the elevator door for me when he was present. The breakfast saved me some money. The maids cleaned the room well. The room had two nice...More

    1  Thank Delphine D
    Response from Lisa G, General Manager at The FranklinResponded 8 August 2014

    Dear DelphineD, Thank you for taking the time to share your most recent experience with us. We were truly delighted that you enjoyed our rooms and front desk team. We appreciate that you chose to stay with us. I’m very pleased that you loved the...More

    Reviewed 24 July 2014 via mobile

    This stay was satisfactory and the location (near the Met, near mass transit) was perfect. In choosing to stay on the Upper East Side on a relative budget, I knew we would be making some sacrifices (like room size). The room is on the smaller...More

    1  Thank tenwaymom
    Response from Lisa G, General Manager at The FranklinResponded 8 August 2014

    Dear Tenwaymom, Thank you for taking the time to share your most recent experience with us. I'm happy to hear our location was convenient for you and that you found our rooms clean and comfortable. Please let us know next time you're in New York...More

    Reviewed 20 July 2014

    I booked this hotel using the PriceLine 'Express Deals' and ended up with a 'Queen Petit' room for a good price. We wanted the Upper Eastside as it's more of a residential area (so quieter) and closer to Central Park. We had already stayed Mid...More

    1  Thank Andy T
    Response from Lisa G, General Manager at The FranklinResponded 23 July 2014

    Dear Andy T, Thank you for your candid and thorough review of The Franklin Hotel. On behalf of my team I would like to thank you for staying. I will be sure to share your positive notes with my team as they will be excited...More

    Reviewed 18 July 2014

    During the past years, I continued to stay at The Franklin: suffering thru lack of heat when it was freezing outside, lack of AC when it was sweltering. AND, the cupboard (aka a closet), falling on my bed in the middle of the night. ....More

    5  Thank sandy s
    Response from Lisa G, General Manager at The FranklinResponded 23 July 2014

    Dear Sandy S, Thank you for sparing time and posting your review of The Franklin on Trip Advisor. We do appreciate hearing from our guests, as their comments are vital for us to continue in improving our services. Please accept my sincere apologies for our...More

    Reviewed 15 July 2014

    We loved staying at The Franklin. The location and the price were perfect. We wanted the Upper East Side to be close to my daughter at 92Yand to be within walking distance of Museum Mile, Subways, shopping areas and my favorite -Shake Shack – a...More

    1  Thank keedee1959
    Response from Lisa G, General Manager at The FranklinResponded 23 July 2014

    Dear keedee1959. It's music to our ears to hear that you will definitely come back to stay with us at the Franklin! Our team is pleased that their service made your stay memorable. Thank you for taking precious time out of your day to review...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • US$ 166 - US$ 474 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #222 Family Hotel in New York City
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • 50
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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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    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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