The Franklin Hotel places you in Upper East Side, within a leisurely stroll of popular sights such as Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and Metropolitan Museum of Art. The 50 rooms at this 3.5-star hotel include minibars and TVs and guests can enjoy free breakfast. Located centrally in New York, it's also close to Central Park and Rockefeller Center.

Dining

Start your day off right with a free hot/cold buffet breakfast.

Rooms

The 50 rooms are air-conditioned and have an array of amenities, including minibars, free newspapers, and safes. Guests can expect free WiFi and TVs. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and designer toiletries, and beds sport premium bedding. In-room massages are available, and other amenities include phones and desks.

Property features

At The Franklin Hotel, guests have access to free WiFi in public areas, a library, and express check-out. Multilingual staff at the front desk are standing by 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and securing valuables. Other amenities at this boutique hotel include free newspapers and a porter/bellhop.

Highlights

  • Walking distance to Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • Free hot/cold buffet breakfast
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Concierge services

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 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free use of nearby fitness center 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 50 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Library 
  • Number of floors - 8 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Free WiFi 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Refrigerator (on request)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • In-room massage available 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Desk 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • In-room safe 
  • Television 
  • Refrigerator (on request) 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

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

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.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at 11:30 PM

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Pets

  • Pets stay free

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.

No rollaway/extra beds available

Pets allowed (no fees)

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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We should mention

Construction is underway at a neighboring building and there may be noise disturbance from the construction work.


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