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    The Franklin

    164 E 87th St, Off Lexington Avenue, New York City, NY 10128-2206
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    • Excellent29%
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    “upper east side” (146 reviews)
    “wine and cheese” (61 reviews)
    “museum mile” (22 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 7 August 2014

    It was a good stay at this small hotel. It is well located in a quiet and safe area with a Subway station a few meters. Room was very clean and comfortable. There are several points that require attention: the breakfast service was not very...More

    2  Thank Jairo L
    Response from Lisa G, General Manager at The FranklinResponded 8 August 2014

    Dear Jairo_lopez Thank you for taking the time to give us feedback on your recent stay. I'm so glad to hear you enjoyed your stay and our rooms were to your liking! We pride ourselves in making every guest stay as memorable as possible. We...More

    Reviewed 6 August 2014

    A very nice clear Euro-style hotel. Loved the continental breakfast and the wine bar in the evening. Nice staff, clean rooms, close to subway and art museums and Central Park.The staff was also knowledgeable on locate stops, shops and attractions.More

    3  Thank Tom H
    Response from Lisa G, General Manager at The FranklinResponded 8 August 2014

    Dear Tom H, Thank you for choosing to stay at the Franklin Hotel. I am pleased to learn that our location and amenities were to your liking. I would like the opportunity to invite you back the next time you are in NYC. We look...More

    Reviewed 4 August 2014

    This hotel is a true find for any museum-goer because it is literally situated only a few blocks from the Metropolitan on a quiet, safe street. The hotel has the character of a European boutique hotel with small common areas, but a lot of old...More

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

    Dear Constant_Discovery Thank you for staying with us here at The Franklin and for providing us feedback following your stay. We pride ourselves in providing the best customer service experience possible. I’m very pleased that you loved the location of The Franklin . It’s definitely...More

    Reviewed 31 July 2014

    Location, location, location! We were in the city exclusively for the Museum Mile, and we didn't have to use a bus or cab at all during our stay. From reading previous reviews, we knew that a King room was an absolute must. Ours was a...More

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

    Dear Texas_Reviewer, Thank you for taking the time to give us feedback on your recent stay. I'm so glad to hear you enjoyed your stay and our rooms were to your liking! We pride ourselves in making every guest stay as memorable as possible. We...More

    Reviewed 29 July 2014

    Small, friendly little hotel in the Upper East Side. Not too far from Central Park and near a lot of nice little restaurants. The rooms are small, but nice. The fixtures are minimal but functional. The staff is very friendly, nice and helpful. Hot water...More

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

    Dear Blaksberg_vahokie Thank you for taking the time to write about your recent stay at The Franklin. I’m glad you found our rooms were cleaned to your satisfaction and our amenities were up to your standards. We value your comments and we will take your...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$ 160 - US$ 429 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #222 Family Hotel in New York City
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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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    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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