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Bavarian Inn Lodge

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Bavarian Inn Lodge is a treasure in the heart of downtown Frankenmuth - Michigan's #1 tourist attraction. Nestled on the banks of the beautiful Cass River, the Lodge is a world-class getaway destination for families and couples. The Bavarian Inn Lodge of Frankenmuth is about gathering. For generations, millions of people have come here to stay and play, to be welcomed with our home-cooked chicken dinners, delightfully cozy beds, and warm Bavarian hospitality. It's like stepping into the heart of Europe without a passport or the jet lag! •360 European-themed guest rooms, including whirlpool, family suites and balcony rooms •Indoor water park with four indoor pools;three whirlpools & two large waterslides.•Four tennis courts (two with nighttime play). •Three-story European-style courtyard with one indoor pool and whirlpool reserved especially for adults. •18-Hole indoor miniature golf. •The largest Family Fun Center in any Midwest hotel with 110+ video and redemption games, air hockey, and pool tables.•Two-story Children's Village play area. •Two lounges, two restaurants, two gift shops (stop in at Michael's Gift Shop to check out board games galore).•Gourmet Coffee Bar in Martha's Gift Shop.•Free live nightly entertainment including sing-a-longs and Karaoke. •Free WIFI internet with over 50 hotspots throughout public areas and in guestrooms. •An abundance of public areas for your family or group to gather and socialize. America's FIRST Living Room Styled Water Park! Yet... A couples paradise with an adult only pool and whirlpool! Oh yes... Parking is always free!
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Reviewed 4 days ago

If you're planning a trip to Frankenmuth and you want to spend the night this is definitely the best place to stay for the Frankenmuth experience. My husband and I go up here about three times a year and we only live about an hour...More

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Response from Jim_Engel-COO, General Manager at Bavarian Inn LodgeResponded 2 days ago

Dear Rachel N., Thank you for your kind words on this site Rachel. But especially I thank you for your loyalty! We could not ask for more than knowing a guest is returning more than once to the same hotel. So appreciative of your trust...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2018

This is the best hideaway in little Bavaria. Talk about quaint, quiet, & relaxing! Everything is within walking distance. We took our 3 grandkids and ran out of time before we ran out of things to do.More

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Response from Jim_Engel-COO, General Manager at Bavarian Inn LodgeResponded 21 August 2018

Dear Amy: Thanks for your kind words and your trust in our team! We love to be part of Grandparents creating special memories with their GrandChildren! We are delighted that we could be a part of your Pure Frankenmuth Experience! Yours in Service, Jim Engel,...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had such a great time! 10 of us, 2 small kids..adults that like to fun and we all did. Super cute place. Things to do and very clean. I live an hour and a half away, have been to birch run numerous times but...More

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Response from Jim_Engel-COO, General Manager at Bavarian Inn LodgeResponded 5 days ago

Dear Pass: Thank you for your kind words. I like us being called "super cute". I agree that our theme is cute, charming and maybe even a little whimsical! Sometimes we are called kitschy. I can handle that too! We are celebrating our old-world heritage...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

The Bavarian Inn Lodge is the greatest place to stay for couples or families. they have 5 different pools. All the pools are indoor. There is a pool for adults only.as well as a courtyard with pool table, and hot tub, all located in the...More

Thank Gary W
Response from Jim_Engel-COO, General Manager at Bavarian Inn LodgeResponded 5 days ago

Dear Gary, Thank you for your affirmation in so many ways in your review. So glad we could serve your family. I do have one correction though, we removed one pool in 2014 to install two water slides. So 4 pools, 3 whirlpools and 2...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Beautiful lodge. When we go to Frankenmuth, we always had a meal in Oma's restaurant that was in the lodge. Love their food. The four pools and whirlpools are nice and beautifully decorated and I've never seen an arcade/indoor mini golf/play area so big. However,...More

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Response from Jim_Engel-COO, General Manager at Bavarian Inn LodgeResponded 5 days ago

Thank you Frank: We appreciate your feedback. We are not always the cheapest price around. But I beleive we are almost always the most affordable water park in Michigan. Since we host 48% of the guestrooms in our town, we often are very competitive even...More

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3 November 2018|
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Response from Jerri T | Reviewed this property |
I concur with Jim....contact the Lodge to get your answer...
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Response from Jim_Engel-COO | Property representative |
We at Bavarian Inn Lodge do not allow pets nor do we allow emotional support animals. We to allow, as ADA requires, service animals. If you are not sure if your animal is a service animal, it likely is not. Those who... More
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". If you book online you can see the room first and can make your own judgment."
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"Ask for balcony river view. If you don't want to be near waterslide be sure not to choose..."
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"Loved the quiet on the 3rd floor, river view."
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"If you're looking for a window view, don't get the interior courtyard rooms"
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