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The Franklin

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  • Excellent28%
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  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
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“upper east side”(148 reviews)
“wine and cheese”(61 reviews)
“rooms are small”(54 reviews)
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

I had a bad feeling when I checked in and got a 'faulty towers' sort of vibe.... it got progressively worse... - Rooms tiny, dark and dingy with musty smell - Scary youth hostel vibe - Tiny elevator - Little to no amenities - Next...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2017

The reviews must be fake this place is awful. My husband became trapped in the bathroom when the doorknob malfunctioned! The rooms are 8X8 and the A/c blows arctic air on those sleeping next to the rattle roar and intermittent hum all night while the...More

2  Thank Sandra B
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Staff very friendly and helpful arrived after midnight but helped sort out no towels and registered us in. Hotel aged but no a problem since all clean neat and facilities working. Location great in East side for subway and sites to visit. Breakfast really great...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2017

We stayed at the Franklin Hotel in late August 2017. The building next door was being rebuilt so there was some noise but we were out most of the day so it didn't matter. It was quiet at night. This is a hotel to sleep...More

Thank BH1235
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Having arrived at this hotel staff very helpful and friendly. Then off to room well that was eye opening room small but adequate shower hot , plug broke in basin odd lamps on dresser and drawers wardrobe too small only 6hangers in it. Bed very...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
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Bev N
1 October 2017|
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Response from lush67 | Reviewed this property |
yes there is
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Derek J
23 August 2017|
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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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