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Charming boutique hotel on New York's Upper East Side

Art and the park

Three blocks from Central Park and Museum Mile, this New York boutique hotel stands on a quiet street just off Lexington Avenue and a 10-minute stroll from the Guggenheim Museum.

European breakfast

A complimentary European buffet with fresh fruit, croissants, and juice is served each morning in the Franklin's breakfast lounge; a library/business center are also on site.

Egyptian cotton linens

The Franklin Hotel offers 50 guestrooms with wireless Internet access, clock radios with iPod docks, Bvlgari bath products, and beds topped with Egyptian cotton linens and down comforters.

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The Franklin Hotel

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

This intimate nine-story hotel, known as one of the most romantic in New York City, is located on Manhattan's fashionable Upper East Side, within three blocks of Central Park, Museum Mile, and Madison Avenue shopping. Numerous restaurants, high-end fashion boutiques, galleries, and art museums—including the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Guggenheim Museum—are within a few blocks.

The Franklin Hotel has a bright living room, a library nook, and a French bistro-style breakfast lounge. Wireless Internet access is complimentary.

  • Concierge services
  • Free breakfast
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Use of nearby fitness center (complimentary)
  • Multilingual staff
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Express check-out
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Total number of rooms - 50
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Library
  • Number of floors - 8
  • Elevator/lift
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Free Wi-Fi
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Internet

Internet

Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi

Room Amenities

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels
  • Premium bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Air conditioning
  • Phone
  • Minibar
  • Designer toiletries
  • Bathrobes
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room massage available
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Desk
  • In-room safe
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Television
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Complimentary newspaper
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Where to Eat

Where to Eat

A complimentary European-style buffet breakfast, with fresh croissants, pastries, juice, fruit, imported teas, and coffee is served daily.

A manager's reception with wine and cheese is available on weekdays.

The Franklin Hotel does not have its own restaurant, but there are many dining choices in the surrounding Upper East Side area.

Nearby restaurants:

Bella Cucina

Eli's Restaurant

Le Pain Quotidien

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Nearby Things to Do

Nearby Things to Do

The Franklin Hotel provides discounted access to the New York Sports Club, about three blocks away. The Equinox fitness club, two blocks from the hotel, includes a full-service spa.

Central Park, three blocks from this Upper East Side New York hotel, encompasses 843 acres of meadows, woods, cliffs, ravines, gardens, paths, and lakes. Popular walking and running routes include Central Park Drive (closed to traffic during scheduled hours) and the path around the Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Reservoir. The Loeb Boathouse, on a 20-acre lake, offers rowboat and bicycle rentals. The Wollman Memorial Skating Rink has ice-skating in the winter.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

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Hotel Policies

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

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Pets

Pets allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • No onsite parking is available.

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Fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Resort fee: USD 12 per accommodation, per night
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.
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