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The Franklin

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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good38%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
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“upper east side”(139 reviews)
“wine and cheese”(61 reviews)
“rooms are small”(54 reviews)
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Reviewed 16 February 2015

I love quaint hotels - and this is a good one. It has that Olde World ambiance - a combination of polite energetic staff, crystal chandeliers in coffered ceilings, and just the slightest hint of shabbiness. Perfection! It's a block from the subway, a short...More

1  Thank DinaKap
Response from Lisa G, General Manager at The FranklinResponded 19 February 2015

Dear DinaKap, Thank you for your wonderful review of The Franklin. I will be sure to share your positive feedback with my team; they will be excited to hear that their service and the hotel’s amenities made your stay unforgettable. We look forward to welcoming...More

Reviewed 14 February 2015 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here during the US Open. Location is close to Central Park and the subway. Decent prices for NYC. Staff was friendly too. Rooms and washrooms are a bit small but what do you expect in NY! Overall it was a...More

2  Thank LCaps
Response from Lisa G, General Manager at The FranklinResponded 19 February 2015

Dear Lcaps, Thank you for taking the time to share your valuable and candid feedback with us. We are truly delighted that we exceeded your expectations from our location and comfortable beds. We look forward to welcoming you back. Regards, Lisa Grossberg

Reviewed 5 February 2015

I recently stayed at the Franklin for a work-related trip to NYC. I couldn't have asked for a better experience. Lovely, quaint hotel. Perfect room, clean and comfortable. But best of all was the staff. They were all so very helpful and friendly. I will...More

3  Thank shylamae
Response from Lisa G, General Manager at The FranklinResponded 6 February 2015

Dear shylamae, Thank you for such a wonderful review I am very pleased to learn that you found comfort in our hotel. Please look out for special email promotions as we would love to have you back again. Best Regards, Lisa Grossberg

Reviewed 1 February 2015 via mobile

I stayed here nearly four years ago in the winter of 2010 and still talk about this hotel and that particular stay frequently. I've stayed in several hotels within the city, and The Franklin is by far my favorite. Cozy, chic rooms; and you couldn't...More

3  Thank Betsy D
Response from Lisa G, General Manager at The FranklinResponded 2 February 2015

Dear Betsy D, Thank you for such a wonderful review and thank you for returning to the Franklin Hotel. We are more than happy to be make you feel like a million bucks, and provide the room and location that exceeds your standards. We are...More

Reviewed 28 January 2015

The Franklin is a nice small hotel, well located in Manhattan. From there you have close access to museums as The Metropolitan or the Guggenheim, very good shops and restaurants at both Madison or Lexington Avenues, The Central Park just to mention a few of...More

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Response from Lisa G, General Manager at The FranklinResponded 29 January 2015

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Combining quiet residential neighbourhoods that have
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livable places in the city. Along beautiful Fifth
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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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"As far as I can tell, there is no such thing as a good room in The Franklin."
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