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    The Franklin

    164 E 87th St, Off Lexington Avenue, New York City, NY 10128-2206
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    • Excellent28%
    • Very good39%
    • Average17%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible9%
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    “upper east side” (148 reviews)
    “wine and cheese” (61 reviews)
    “rooms are small” (54 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    My husband and I went to New York with our daughter and her fiancé. We chose the Franklin because we wanted to be on the Upper East Side and it was reasonable. But we were first put off by the entrance, which was covered in...More

    Thank kateb1111
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The only reason I booked at this hotel was the location. I needed something near a subway and Mount Sinai. As soon as I walked in I knew I was in trouble. The carpet was threadbare and the entire lobby was worn and dated. Every...More

    Thank brighteyes29
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Tucked away in the upper east side is this hotel Small, old but it has character with a great staff The bed was a king and took up most of the room but very cosy and clean Good nite's rest Bathroom very clean Two highlights,...More

    Thank michael c
    Reviewed December 6, 2017

    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 November 29, 2017 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
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • $134 - $332 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • Upper East Side / Manhattan
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    Avenue, you’ll find Museum Mile, which houses many of
    the nation's most famous attractions in a single
    stretch, like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and the
    Guggenheim Museum. Walk a few blocks into the
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    Bev N
    October 1, 2017|
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    Response from lush67 | Reviewed this property |
    yes there is
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    Derek J
    August 22, 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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    July 1, 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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    "Book at another hotel."
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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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    "Not the single on the first floor"
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