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164 E 87th St Off Lexington Avenue, New York City, NY 10128-2206 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Air Conditioning
Pool
Restaurant
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stayed here for 4 nights whilst family got married in NYC. It was in a great location easy to get to subway to get to midtown etc and a really nice area. When we arrived there was lots of building work going on outside...More

Thank Alexandra L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The rooms are very small and the staff not very helpful. Nice little breakfast but for the price you can get a better room in New York. No parking on site. Small lobby. Not a great location and very small bathroom.

Thank Kathy K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

nice location, but the room was very little and the breakfast was very tiny too. Even tough the service was very helpful. they were attentive and friendly to us. the price was good too for the upper east side i guess.

Thank Marita G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great location to museum mile and subway. Very clean but tired fixtures and decor. WiFi almost Non existent, however there is free WiFi in many close by cafes. Wholefoods and Eli Bakery on close corners. We received upgrade to larger room buy booking directly with...More

Thank 2xofus
Reviewed August 16, 2018

For an UES hotel, The Franklin is a bargain. It is in an older building, so honestly the hot hallways (lack of central a/c) may be the only thing that keeps this from being a 5-star review. I absolutely LOVED the old double-door elevator. The...More

Thank Kate B
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Description
Only a short distance from Central Park, the famed Museum Mile and Madison Avenue designer shops, The Franklin Hotel is the perfect Upper East Side getaway. Built in the 1930s, The Franklin Hotel is located at ...More 164 East 87th Street. This romantic boutique hotel features 50 intimate guestrooms, daily complimentary continental breakfast from 7am-10am and daily wine & cheese reception from 5pm-6:30pm. Ideal for single travelers or couples, all guests enjoy complimentary Wi-Fi, complimentary NY Times & USA Today (in our lounge area), Philosophy bath amenities, and 24-hour cappuccino machine. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
50
Price range
US$196 - US$351 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Franklin Hotel New York City
,
Franklin New York City
,
Franklin Hotel New York City
Location
United States > New York > New York City > Upper East Side / Manhattan
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
50
Price range
US$196 - US$351 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Franklin Hotel New York City
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Franklin New York City
,
Franklin Hotel New York City
Location
United States > New York > New York City > Upper East Side / Manhattan
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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
...More
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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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duemura
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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"go elsewhere"
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"The petite rooms are very small and good for one person only. Get a larger room (studio) for two people"
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