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The Franklin

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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good38%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
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“upper east side”(139 reviews)
“wine and cheese”(62 reviews)
“rooms are small”(54 reviews)
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Reviewed December 7, 2014

Comfy Bed ... Check Clean, updated bathroom ... Check Friendly Staff ... Check Charming Old School elevator ... Check Visited family on UES and this hotel was perfect. Had family member check out hotel prior to booking based on the mixed reviews and it fit...More

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Response from Lisa G, General Manager at The FranklinResponded December 10, 2014

Dear Elizabeth G, Thank you for the feedback on your recent stay with us at The Franklin. I am delighted you enjoyed your stay. We pride ourselves on making a positive impression on all guests, and I truly appreciate your kind acknowledgement. Please be assured...More

Reviewed December 7, 2014

Spent the weekend in NYC. Needed a Place to stay near the Central Park Boathouse. The rooms are small but spotlessly clean, the staff is extremely helpful & friendly. We were early arriving and wanted a place to have breakfast. Carmen at the front desk...More

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Response from Lisa G, General Manager at The FranklinResponded December 10, 2014

Dear Highmodulus, Thank you for the wonderful review. We’re delighted you chose to stay with us We always want to make sure all of our guests have a pleasant stay. If you chose to visit us again, check out our special packages for great deals....More

Reviewed December 3, 2014

This hotel is a great base for a short stay on Manhattan. If all you want is a spotlessly clean room with terrific staff at a reasonable price this is the place for you. Maybe it's a tads far north but the wander down Madison...More

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Response from Lisa G, General Manager at The FranklinResponded December 10, 2014

dear R3425KODavid, I would like to extend my sincerest thanks to you for making The Franklin your hotel of choice on your visit to New York. I am pleased you enjoyed our prime location. We look forward to having you back! Regards, Lisa Grossberg

Reviewed November 28, 2014

This cosy hotel feels literaly like home. Breakfast is in a very nice small living room with home baked pasteries. A hard, unique place to find in such a city. The rooms are small but comfortable. The staff is very nice and welcoming. I loved...More

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Response from Lisa G, General Manager at The FranklinResponded December 10, 2014

Dear Consrs, Thank you for staying at the Franklin hotel and leaving a trip advisor review following your stay, I am happy to learn that The Franklin felt like your home away from home. I would like the opportunity to invite you back the next...More

Reviewed November 28, 2014

This was our first trip to NYC and I was a bit bamboozled by the volume of hotels, range of prices and mixed reviews. We finally settled on The Franklin; it had good reviews, was reasonably priced and was in a great location. We arrived...More

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Response from Lisa G, General Manager at The FranklinResponded December 10, 2014

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Response from lush67 | Reviewed this property |
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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"The petite rooms are very small and good for one person only. Get a larger room (studio) for two people"
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