The Franklin Hotel

3.4
1031 reviews
164 E 87th St New York, NY 10128, +1 212-369-1000
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True Charm in the Upper East Side at the Franklin Hotel

What Does a Franklin Hotel Room Include?

The Franklin Hotel boasts of stylish and intimate guest rooms. Each of its 50 rooms features a European-style antique bed furnished with pillow-top mattresses and Egyptian cotton linens. Inside the full bath you'll find cotton terry bathrobes and signature bath products. Other guest amenities include clock radios with iPod docks, wireless Internet access, and large windows.

What Amenities Does the Franklin Hotel Offer?

You'll always be ready to go with this hotel's free espresso, cappuccino, coffee, and tea, all of which are available throughout the day and night via self-service. In the morning, treat yourself to a complimentary breakfast in the hotel's breakfast room, or relax in the afternoon at the Franklin Hotel's daily wine-and-cheese reception. From 5 to 6:30 pm every day at no charge, you'll have the chance to enjoy complimentary fine wine and a variety of the city's best artisanal cheeses with fellow hotel patrons. Additionally, guests receive discounted access to the New York Sports Club just three blocks down from the hotel's front door.

How Much Will a Stay at the Franklin Hotel Cost Me?

The night rate on average for this hotel is $200, and better rates can be found when booking adequately in advance.

How Would You Rate the Franklin Hotel's Location?

If you love arts and culture, then this hotel is perfectly located for you! Situated within the Upper East Side, you'll find yourself just a short walk away from Museum Mile. Along this famous stretch are cultural icons like the Guggenheim Museum and the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

What's the Bottom Line?

The Franklin Hotel offers a number of desirable amenities for its guests such as European-style buffet breakfasts, access to the New York Sports Club, a wine and cheese reception, and so much more. The result is a true boutique atmosphere amidst one of the world's most bustling cities. 

Reviews

Overall Guest Score
3.4
Grounds
"Beautiful grounds." "Easy walk to central park"
Location
"Terrific location." "Great location"
Near to public transport, according to 100%.
98%liked the proximity to sightseeing.
Service
"Great service." "Friendly staff" "Liked the staff attitude"
97% found the staff to be very friendly.
Housekeeping was great, according to 71%.
Food
"Tasty food." "Nice breakfast" "The best pecan pie"
93% were happy with the price.
92% were happy with the price of the breakfast.
Hotel Building
"Building is not very nice." "Lobby needs updating"
For 60%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard.
64% thought the facilities needed updating.
Room
"Rooms are not good." "Rooms are small"
85% said rooms were small.
78% thought they were poorly maintained.
Internet
"Internet is poor." "No WiFi" "Internet wifi was horrible"
Good to know...
Small rooms
+
Close to public transport
+
Wonderful sightseeing
Small bathroom

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