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    The Franklin

    164 E 87th St, Off Lexington Avenue, New York City, NY 10128-2206
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    Reviewed September 21, 2013

    Older boutique but nicely renovated; room is small (aka petite queen #65), but it had most of what I needed; I was there for business and didn't spend much time in it; I pick it because hotels near my office were sold out or very...More

    Thank Beth H
    Response from david_sandler, General Manager at The FranklinResponded October 3, 2013

    Dear Georgia&Sunshine, Thank you for staying with us during your business trip to New York. We are glad to hear you thought the rooms were nicely appointed and the location worked well for you. The next time you are in for business we hope you...More

    Reviewed September 19, 2013

    I selected this hotel because it is less costly than just about all other hotels in Manhattan. The location on 87th St. is somewhat away from where most of the action is, but subway and bus are nearby. This building is old and tired, but...More

    Thank paulcoleman
    Response from david_sandler, General Manager at The FranklinResponded October 3, 2013

    Dear paulcoleman, Thank you for choosing the Franklin Hotel. If you are in NYC again and choose to stay with us we have larger rooms which we would be happy to put you in to. We are glad you enjoyed the amenities of the hotel....More

    Reviewed September 18, 2013

    We stayed 5 nights at the Franklin in September and found it to be an ideal base for our first visit to New York. The hotel is a 2 minute walk to an express tube stop so we could easily speed up and down the...More

    Thank jen1981
    Response from david_sandler, General Manager at The FranklinResponded October 3, 2013

    Dear jen1981, Thank you for staying with us at the Franklin Hotel. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your time in NYC and at the hotel. We are centrally located which is a bonus to our guests and it’s great to hear that you...More

    Reviewed September 16, 2013

    BEWARE!!!!! This hotel has just charged $70 to my credit card without my authorisation 4.5 months after my stay, without my authorisation and without contacting me first or explaining what it is for. I am from Australia and am having trouble contacting the hotel because...More

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    Response from david_sandler, General Manager at The FranklinResponded September 19, 2013

    Dear MelissaG, Thank you for bringing this to our attention. Your business is extremely important to us and I am sorry we have disappointed you. I have been in contact with our Director of Operations at the hotel and she has told me the situation...More

    Reviewed September 15, 2013

    We stayed there at the beginning of September for a week, primarily to use as a base for sight-seeing trips. We knew from other reviewers to expect small rooms so this wasn't a problem as we were out all day and evenings and really only...More

    Thank Kay-Jay243
    Response from david_sandler, General Manager at The FranklinResponded September 19, 2013

    Dear Kay-Jay243, Thank you for staying with us at the Franklin Hotel. The team prides themselves on service and I am happy to hear they didn’t disappoint you. We hope the next time you are in the city we can be your hotel of choice....More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • $167 - $430 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #222 Family Hotel in New York City
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    yes there is
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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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    I believe so. But honestly, it is not clean enough.
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