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    The Franklin

    164 E 87th St, Off Lexington Avenue, New York City, NY 10128-2206
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    Traveller (205)
    Room & Suite (135)
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    • Excellent30%
    • Very good38%
    • Average17%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible8%
    Travellers talk about
    “upper east side” (146 reviews)
    “museum mile” (22 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Multilingual Staff
    Laundry Service
    Air Conditioning
    3.5 Star Hotel
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      11 - 15 of 595 reviews

      Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

      The room was small. Could barely use the bathroom sink. But the price was ok, comparatively speaking. Continental Breakfast included is nice. Unfortunately, the work being done next door was horribly noisy! Better wait until that is over!

      2  Thank DameDeBronze
      Reviewed 5 May 2017

      The hotel is old and needs an upgrade. But that being said, I couldn't find a hotel less than $300/night in the area, and the Franklin does it. The bed was compfortable enough and the staff was extremely nice to me, and I had quite...More

      1  Thank Kimberly J
      Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

      Let's forget the construction next door; someday (not soon) it will be finished. That aside: - two days in a row without hot water in the morning. When you're up at 7am (construction starts, you're up), not being able to shower until 10am is just...More

      2  Thank Zinoviev
      Reviewed 3 April 2017

      I start this review by stating that I have stayed in many hotels of sizes and price range and always found something I liked, I cannot say that for this "hotel" the most glaring problem is the horrendous lack of space as the rooms are...More

      3  Thank aidancadogan
      Reviewed 30 March 2017

      My mother, 2 year old, and I recently stayed at the Franklin. It was a Sunday night, and upon returning to the hotel, we heard a couple arguing on our floor. We decided to go ahead and head to bed in hopes that things would...More

      4  Thank Savannah D
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      • Top amenities
      • Breakfast included
      • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
      • Hotel Amenities
      • Breakfast included
      • Laundry Service
      • Multilingual Staff
      • Price range
      • US$169 - US$413 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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      • #222 Family Hotel in New York City
      • Room types
      • Non-Smoking Rooms
      • Number of rooms
      • 50
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      • Location
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      • New York City >
      • Upper East Side / Manhattan
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      Traveller (205)
      Room & Suite (135)
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      Upper East Side
      Combining quiet residential neighbourhoods that have
      easy access to Central Park with world-famous cultural
      institutions, the Upper East Side is one of the most
      livable places in the city. Along beautiful Fifth
      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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      Derek J
      22 August 2017|
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      Response from Kimberly J | Reviewed this property |
      No fridge. But I had an iron and board.
      2 July 2017|
      Response from Barbara P | Reviewed this property |
      I believe so. But honestly, it is not clean enough.
      14 May 2017|
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      Response from susanwU7396VU | Reviewed this property |
      Did you email them as well?
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      "Low number of rooms, so book in advance."
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      "I really don't know. Bring ear plugs - it's NY and there is major construction next door right now."
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