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Bavarian Inn Lodge

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Clinton Township, Michigan
Reviewed 21 August 2015

Clean rooms and Great Perks! The food is Great and the staff is very nice. I enjoyed the pool and sauna before going to bed. Everyone should try this Hotel! I know I'll be back. Oma's had a great Breakfast and they also made my dinner reservations for me. No waiting.

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Jim_Engel, General Manager at Bavarian Inn Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Sande A., So glad to hear you enjoy the Perks Club Sande! We appreciate your loyalty to the Bavarian Inn and thank you for your recent stay. Glad you love the Pool Access guestrooms. We will keep working hard to keep the Lodge FUN and RELAXING as we await an opportunity to serve you again soon! With Sincere Appreciation,...

Saint Clair, Michigan
Reviewed 21 August 2015

The hotel room was your typical hotel room. It was clean and decently priced. The water slides and pools were great. The play areas for the kids is kept very clean too. There is lots of things for kids to do and the hotel is great for young kids.

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Jim_Engel, General Manager at Bavarian Inn Lodge, responded to this review

Dear J Stock2431: Thank you for bringing your young children to Frankenmuth and the Bavarian Inn Lodge. So glad you had a great experience. We promise to keep working hard to help your family have a great experience. We hope to serve you for years to come! Yours in Service, Jim Engel, C.O.O. On Behalf of the ENTIRE Bavarian Inn...

Reviewed 21 August 2015 via mobile

Terrific family hotel. The chicken dinner is worth the praise. Quite a meal. Plus, the service was excellent. The pools and water slides fully engaged our kids. Lastly, the arcade kept the kids busy for quite a while. Overall, it was a great experience.

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Jim_Engel, General Manager at Bavarian Inn Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Jeff V., So please to hear about what your family enjoyed at the Lodge as well as at the Bavarian Inn Restaurant. Thank you for your trust in us Jeff. We hope to serve you for years to come! With Sincere Appreciation, Jim Engel, C.O.O. On Behalf of the ENTIRE Bavarian Inn Lodge Team

Sterling Heights, Michigan
Reviewed 20 August 2015 via mobile

The hotel room was clean and comfortable. The water in the hot tub was very, very warm and the water in the kiddie pool was cold. The water temperatures made it difficult to fully enjoy those amenities, but overall it was a great visit

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Jim_Engel, General Manager at Bavarian Inn Lodge, responded to this review

DearTravelingMommy: Thanks so much for choosing the Bavarian Inn Lodge for your recent stay. I'm sorry that the toddler pool was too cool. We keep this pool at about 83 degrees. If it was cooler than this, it must have been due to a need to add fresh water from the city - which is cooler and has to run...

Reviewed 20 August 2015

Nothing bad to mention! Great rooms with easy access, food for all variety of eaters at hotel, prices are something for everyone! Wonderful activities for the kids, slides, golf, arcade! Planning on going again!

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Jim_Engel, General Manager at Bavarian Inn Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Karen O., So thrilled to hear your family enjoyed the Fun Center and Water Park facilities so much. We keep studying different ways to serve up FUN at the Lodge for all age groups. Thank you for allowing us to serve you. Thanks for planning that next trip already! I hope to meet your clan... ask for me at...

Reviewed 20 August 2015

Kids loved the water park, the arcade and the mini putt we could all enjoy. Good family times spent together. Close to all of the tourist sites and the premium outlet mall. The staff were very friendly and helpful.

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Jim_Engel, General Manager at Bavarian Inn Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Stephanie, Thank you so much for your recent stay Stephanie. Glad your family had a great time. Our Staff makes us proud day after day. Thanks for recognizing them for their helpfulness! We hope for the opportunity to serve your family whenever you have a craving for Frankenmuth! With Sincere Appreciation, Jim Engel, C.O.O. On Behalf of the ENTIRE...

Reviewed 19 August 2015

Beautiful buildings and grounds! Lots to do as a family, wonderful pools, arcade, food etc. The staff was very friendly and helpful. The pool areas, sitting places,even hallways have beautiful murals, woodwork and pictures of the inn and Frakenmuth. They have a perks program that was worthwhile for us to join. I can't wait to go back!

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Jim_Engel, General Manager at Bavarian Inn Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Tausha J., Thank you so much for your kind words on this site Tausha. So happy to hear your family had FUN together. Our owner and President, Judy Zehnder truly enjoys celebrating our German heritage through all of the authentic architecture, family histories and murals adorning our building and guestrooms. She appreciates your recognizing those aspects of our "Frankenmuth...

Monroe, Michigan
Reviewed 19 August 2015 via mobile

Our family has been staying at the Bavarian since the 90's. Once again this beautiful well maintained resort did not disappoint . We had very spacious room with a view of the river. If you plan to return make sure to join the perks club. Try the pizza in the ratzkeller in the family fun center, and the chicken in...

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Jim_Engel, General Manager at Bavarian Inn Lodge, responded to this review

Dear VBTravelTips: Thank you so very much for your loyalty to the Lodge for over 25 Years! We are humbled by your trusting our team and will share your kind words with our team on our "Trip Advisor" Television in our break area! Kind words of affirmation like yours re-energize our team to help families create enjoyable experiences EVERY DAY!...

Powell, Ohio
Reviewed 19 August 2015

Reservations were easily made with a friendly contact. We were able to secure a week day special rate which made the Inn very affordable. Asked for a quiet room and were given one overlooking a scenic area. Slept well in this very clean setting! We were given advice about an authentic meal at the Bavarian Restaurant which completed our positive...

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Jim_Engel, General Manager at Bavarian Inn Lodge, responded to this review

Dear RunFun2015: Thank you so much for your recent couple get-a-way to Frankenmuth from Powell, OH. Glad you had a peaceful and relaxing stay. We hope to help you relax again whenever you have a hankering for "friendly Frankenmuth". With Sincere Appreciation, Jim Engel, C.O.O. On Behalf of the ENTIRE Bavarian Inn Lodge Team

Delhi, Canada
Reviewed 19 August 2015

The room was very clean and spacious. The pools and arcade are a great way to keep kids busy and enjoy some family fun. The staff is very friendly, helpful, and always do their best to make your stay enjoyable. The short walk to River Place and all the downtown shops makes the location of the Bavarian Inn Lodge even...

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Dear Rick D., Thank you for choosing the Bavarian Inn Lodge for your families vacation. Thank you for recognizing our team for their friendliness. Glad you like our central location on the River. We are thrilled to hear you plan a return visit. I would love to meet your family when you return. Please ask for me at the Front...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bavarian Inn Lodge

Address: 1 Covered Bridge Ln, Frankenmuth, MI 48734-1900
Region: United States > Michigan > Frankenmuth
Price Range: $234 - $320 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bavarian Inn Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 360
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Also Known As:
Bavarian Hotel Frankenmuth
Bavarian Resort Frankenmuth
Frankenmuth Bavarian Lodge
Bavarian Inn Frankenmuth Mi
Frankenmuth Bavarian Inn Lodge Resort
Bavarian Lodge Frankenmuth
Bavarian Frankenmuth
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“Never had a bad room. All are clean and quiet.”
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“Book a room on the Family Fun Center level! It costs a little extra but well worth it. You won't be disappointed!”
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