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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)
Free Wifi
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Air Conditioning
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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 29 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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1  Thank JulietaPedrosa
Response from Lisa G, General Manager at The FranklinResponded 29 January 2015

Dear JulietaPedrosa, 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 28 January 2015

I was planning on meeting my daughter in NYC for a visit to the Met. With the impending snow storm I decided to go the evening before. Research revealed this hotel an easy walk from the 6 train and so close to the Met. In...More

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

Dear hbeckpa, Thank you for such a wonderful review – I am extremely happy to read that The Shoreham left you with a positive first impression. We strive to provide all our guests with kind and proactive service which exceeds expectations. I am delighted that...More

Reviewed 22 January 2015

I was unsure at first when my boyfriend booked this hotel but I am SO thankful he did! The staff are so friendly and very helpful. The breakfast area is very small but so beautiful and unique! There is Starbucks on both corners of the...More

4  Thank Heathern016
Response from Lisa G, General Manager at The FranklinResponded 24 January 2015

Dear Heathern016, Thank you for such an amazing review! I am very pleased to learn that the Franklin left you with a wonderful first impression, from our location to our hotel rooms and amenities. We would love to have you back the next time you...More

Reviewed 20 January 2015

Review is a little late. We stayed in July 2014 for 7 days. This boutique hotel is a gem. The staff are extremely helpful and friendly, the location can't be beat for those who want to be close to the subway to go sightseeing and...More

1  Thank euf123
Response from Lisa G, General Manager at The FranklinResponded 20 January 2015

Dear Euf123, First and foremost, I would like to extend my sincerest thanks to you for making The Shoreham 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,...More

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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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Response from lush67 | Reviewed this property |
yes there is
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Derek J
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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
2 July 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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"Book at another hotel."
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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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"Not the single on the first floor"
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"Go somewhere else."
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