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The Franklin Hotel

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Kingston, Canada
Reviewed 14 July 2013

Spent 8 nights. We are a mid30s couple. Great location in South Beach. Yes, sometimes it can be somewhat noisy at night (as on 4th of July) but not as noisy as on Ocean Drive. If you want a quiet spot, well South Beach is not for you in the first place. You won't hear the other rooms. it is...

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Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 25 June 2013

We liked this room very much. The room is located just behind the beach. A public parking is nearby. The rooms are very design liked and we had the dali room, and he is one of our favourites. You can also sleep on the couch, a kitchenette is available containing a disher. Staff is very communicative with email so check...

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Athens, Greece
Reviewed 10 June 2013

Jet set franklin is not a typical hotel. there are serviced appartments which are supported by a reception unit on the first floor. the appartment that we stayed accomodates four adults in a comfortable way. The noise coming from outside ,that has been mentioned by previous reviewers,exists but it is not that disturbing. the apartment was clean. the location was...

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Leipzig, Germany
Reviewed 7 May 2013

We had a very spacious, modern and clean apartment on 2nd floor with a comfortable bed, tv and wifi. Very close to the strip. Friendly staff, always accessible. Compared to other places it's certainly a good deal. Would stay there again provided it will be reasonably priced.

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Jetset_Franklin_860, Front Office Manager at The Franklin Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Martin, Thank you for the great review! We are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to see you again in the future. It was our pleasure to serve you. Best regards.

Reviewed 6 May 2013

We stayed here for three nights in April. The location is excellent nice and close to the beach and where all the bars / restaurants are there is also a tourist information centre right across the road. The staff are very friendly and helpful - we had an incident with a washing machine and it was solved straight away. The...

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Jetset_Franklin_860, Front Office Manager at The Franklin Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for staying with us!! We are very pleased to learn that the issue with the washer was solved immediately and didn't effect your experience. We hope to see you again in future travels. Best regards, Jetset Mgmt.

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 6 May 2013

We recently stayed here for 4 nights in the beginning of May. The place is immaculately clean. Rooms are as pictured on websites. The staff was friendly and helpful. The location is also good, being only one block from Lummus Park. This hotel has no amenities as in the sense of a pool, outdoor seating area, restaurant, etc. But this...

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Jetset_Franklin_860, Front Office Manager at The Franklin Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for the excellent response! We are humbled by your experience. Thank you so much for choosing to stay with us during you holiday, and thank you again for the kind words. It is our pleasure to provide you with such a memorial experience. All the best and safe travels to you! We hope to see you...

Ballwin, Missouri
Reviewed 18 April 2013

Earlier this week, got off cruise and took cab to Jetset, where we had 2 rooms booked for the evening. When we got to the 860 Collins Ave. property, there were several Miami Police "no trespassing" signs around front, keeping you from entering front. I called Jetset tele # provided and got a pre recorded message.....so all 4 of us...

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Jetset_Franklin_860, Owner at The Franklin Hotel, responded to this review

We apologize for the confusion. The signs you are referring to were located in front of the REPLAY clothing store, and is not affiliated with Jetset Franklin. This was explained when you arrived in our office at 11:00 AM informing the front desk you couldn't find the check in, and that you had already reserved at another hotel. When we...

Reviewed 31 March 2013 via mobile

Stayed here for two days. Staff was so helpful and nice. Very quiet place to stay in the heart of south beach. Room was more like an apartment then a hotel room. Interior of room very modern. Short walk to shopping, bars, and restaurants. Was very nice to be only one street away from the beach. Will stay here again...

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Jetset_Franklin_860, Front Office Manager at The Franklin Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the great review! We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us! We are very sorry to hear about the valet issues; it is an outside company who works with all the hotels on our street. We spoke with the management directly and hope to resolve these issues so future guests don't experience...

Chicago, IL
Reviewed 14 March 2013

The accommodations were perfect for us. Tons of space and stylishly appointed. Amazing location. Friendly staff. There's nothing more I could have asked for. It's weird but it's been a few months since we stayed there and I can't stop thinking about how much I liked the lotion and the conditioner in the bathroom. I was surprised because it wasn't...

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Jetset_Franklin_860, Front Office Manager at The Franklin Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your amazing review. We are happy to hear that you were so pleased with our location and our service. The best compliment we could ever hoped for on our hand is the nice souvenir we left you with. Our bath amenities are indeed a great success with our guests. Please do not hesitate emailing us...

Santiago, Chile
Reviewed 7 March 2013

The staff was amazing during our whole stay. They made sure that our room was ready for us even when we arrived around 6am. And they also let us stay a whole extra day because our flight was late at night. They were very helpful in giving tips and helping us if we wanted to rent a car or do...

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Jetset_Franklin_860, Front Office Manager at The Franklin Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Maria , Thank you so much for your wonderful review Know that your warm comments about the quality of service, friendliness and attentiveness of our staff to you have been shared with all of us who contributed to the success of your stay, and that everyone was sincerely touched. Thank you for acknowledging as well our meticulous cleaning staff....

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
THE FRANKLIN IS A BEAUTIFULLY RENOVATED ART DECO BOUTIQUE HOTEL LOCATED IN THE HEART OF MIAMI BEACH'S HISTORIC DISTRICT. BUILT IN 1934, THE FRANKLIN HOTEL'S ART DECO FACADE, CLASSIC MEDITERRANEAN TILE FLOORS, AND FULLY RESTORED NATURAL WOOD LOBBY LENDS GUESTS THE ALLURE OF OLD MIAMI WHILE OFFERING ARTFULLY CURATED ROOMS WITH CHIC MODERN LIVING ACCOMMODATIONS. WAKE UP WRAPPED IN WHITE LINEN SHEETS AND MARSHMALLOW PILLOWS AS YOU LOOK OUT YOUR WINDOW OVER THE PALM TREE LINED STREETS OF SOUTH BEACH IN ONE OF OUR FULLY FURNISHED LOFT-STYLE APARTMENTS. ROLL OUT OF BED AS YOU WALK OVER TO YOUR KITCHEN TO START YOUR DAY WITH RELAXING CUP OF COFFEE. AS YOU LAY BACK ON YOUR PLUSH DAYBED SOFA, ENJOY THE PEACEFUL QUIET BEFORE STUMBLING DOWNSTAIRS TO OUR FAST CASUAL CAFÉ FOR A BITE TO EAT AS THE CITY BEGINS TO WAKE. HEAD BACK UPSTAIRS TO YOUR SUITE FOR A REFRESHING HOT SHOWER IN YOUR BATHROOM LINED WITH HANDPICKED SUBWAY TILES BEFORE GETTING DRESSED AND HEADING OUT TO EXPLORE THE CITY. STANDING ON THE FRONT PATIO JUST STEPS AWAY FROM SOUTH BEACH'S CALMING WHITE SAND BEACHES AND BUSTLING NIGHT LIFE, LET THE TROPICAL BREEZE ROLL OVER YOU AS YOU SAY TO YOURSELF, THIS IS MIAMI. The Franklin Hotel. We Are Miami. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Franklin Hotel

Address: 860 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139-5808
Region: United States > Florida > Miami Beach
Price Range: $167 - $528 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Franklin Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 30
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“All seemed ok as we had 2 stays but the suites were the better option”
159andyg, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask to stay in the 2nd building above the clothing store. Potentially quieter because of the bar in the main building.”
  • Night time view from our balcony.
Nickjwebster, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Higher floors have great views”
JustinWhitley, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If on vacation, stay overlooking water - it's why you are there unless it's business.”
Renee2378, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Choose a room on the 3rd floor and away from the street”
  • Homeless guy sleeping on side of building next door
  • Silverware in kitchen
  • pots/pans in kitchen
  • Trash can under sink
  • Door to the suite
  • Bedroom Area- Platform bed
  • If you zoom in you can see the poor condition of the tile in the shower
  • Dining/Kitchen
Ms1derful172, 19 Apr 2016 | Read review
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