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    The Franklin

    164 E 87th St, Off Lexington Avenue, New York City, NY 10128-2206
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    Reviewed 8 June 2014

    We will be leaving this hotel in the morning and I wanted to review our stay while it is still fresh in my mind. The purpose of our trip was to visit the Metroplolitan Museum of Art and we were very successful in our quest....More

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    Response from Lisa G, General Manager at The Franklin

    DearRohrshack, Thank you for taking the time to give us feedback on your recent stay. I'm so glad to hear you enjoyed your stay and our rooms were to your liking! We pride ourselves in making every guest stay as memorable as possible. We hope...More

    Reviewed 7 June 2014

    The good part: Loved the the wine and cheese in the evening. It was good wine too...not the cheap stuff. The bad part: The air conditioner was noisy and something near there was dripping...neither of us could sleep. So at 3:30 am when we discovered...More

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    Response from Lisa G, General Manager at The Franklin

    Dear Captiainmommy, Thank you for staying with us at The Franklin hotel! I am glad to hear you loved the wine and cheese. But I would also like to apologize since you didn’t enjoy your sleep or TV during your stay at the hotel. Thank...More

    Reviewed 29 May 2014

    I normally don't stay in the Upper East Side as it's more business than neighborhood, but this sweet little spot was the perfect location for my business needs. Although the reception area is tiny and the breakfast room(s) small as well, the staff provided a...More

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    Response from Lisa G, General Manager at The Franklin

    Dear Frequentflyer013, Thank you for staying with us during your business trip to New York. We are glad to hear you thought the rooms were nicely appointed and the location worked well for you. The next time you are in for business we hope you...More

    Reviewed 28 May 2014

    We have stayed at the Franklin Hotel on many occasions. It is a small boutique hotel. It offers a light breakfast and wine and cheese in the late afternoon. We would recommend the Jr. Suite as the other rooms are a bit on the small...More

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    Response from Lisa G, General Manager at The Franklin

    Dear Sandy B, Welcome Back! Thank you for taking the time to share your most recent experience with us. We are truly delighted that you enjoyed our rooms and front desk team Also delighted that you recommend the Junior Suite to other guests. We appreciate...More

    Reviewed 24 May 2014

    Stayed at the cozy Franklin hotel with my sister during our first visit to NY. Absolutely loved every minute of our stay! Highlights: * Amazing staff - Michael ranks as one of the friendliest and most helpful hotel staff I have ever met. Showkat was...More

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    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Multilingual Staff
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    • USD 213 - USD 381 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #227 Family Hotel in New York City
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    Shannon D
    Does the franklin have a age restriction?
    27 April 2017|
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    Response from Barbara S | Reviewed this property |
    No age restrictions that I know of.
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    Sharon S
    What is the best parking option ..... we will have a car. Do you have any idea how much parking costs per day?
    18 February 2017|
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    Response from Sallad13 | Reviewed this property |
    There is a parking garage almost directly across the street. Don't remember the name. I would call the hotel and ask. As I remember, the cost was reasonable for NYC.
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    writer7018
    Is it easy to get to the subway? Is it to get to JFK?
    8 January 2017|
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    Response from billetdoux_pp | Reviewed this property |
    There is a subway on 86th street and 3rd avenue. Just one block from the hotel. I usually take a cab to JFK. In New York, it is flat rate from Manhattan to airports. Last time, I requested a car at the reception desk of the... More
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