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Bavarian Inn Lodge

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2.5 of 5
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1 Covered Bridge Lane, Frankenmuth, MI 48734
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Ranked #1 of 8 Hotels in Frankenmuth
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

This was our 3rd trip here in 3 years. As usual, it was a fantastic time for us. My husband, myself and our 3-year-old had a great time in the pools, game rooms, shops, etc. The room was clean, and we were able to check in early. Great food and adult beverages at the restaurant on the family fun level.... More 

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

Dear Audrey, A sincere thank you for choosing to stay at the Bavarian Inn Lodge as a family since your son was an infant. Thrilled that you are considering a Christmas time visit. The photo opportunities with your little guy will be so FUN! We will keep working hard to keep the Lodge friendly and fun awaiting your next arrival.... More 

Southgate, Michigan
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

I took my grand kids for a get away.The lodge is very charming and clean.All the staff were extremely pleasant and helpful.The kids loved the pools ,hot tubs,mini golf and arcade.It was nice to have so much for them to do inside the lodge.The main street is within walking distance,with the shops and river boat.The kids cant wait to go... More 

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

Dear Grandpa Bill, Big smiles hit our face every time we hear about grand children having fun with Grandparents at the Lodge. Thank you for entrusting us with that special time together and for sharing your insights with the world on this site! We hope you can come back often with them for more "Grandpa Time"! With Sincere Appreciation, Jim... More 

Milton, GA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Definitely a throwback to old Bavaria but a delightful treat. Quite charming and lots of fun activities for the kids. Several pools with a couple of tube slides for the older ones. HUGE arcade, mini-golf, snacks, and souvenirs in the Family Fun Center. Beautiful grounds and even a place to feed the peacocks and ducks. The kids loved it. One... More 

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

Dear Jan, Thank you kindly for staying with us at the Bavarian Inn Lodge with your family. So glad that you had a great visit together. I'm sorry for the staffer who seemed to be in a hurry to close up. I appreciate this feedback so we can share the importance of providing the same guest experience to every visitor... More 

Buckley, Illinois
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

A bit on the pricey side but very worth the cost. The rooms are very comfortable with lots of room to move around. The staff is very friendly and helpful. You really do not have to leave the premises to enjoy the stay. There is stuff to do to keep kids occupied and places for adults to relax. They have... More 

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

Dear Nancy, Thank you for your frequent and most recent stay at the Lodge. So pleased to hear that your family enjoys the amenities and that our staff help you have a great experience with consistency. We are constantly studying our costs and our room rates to be as competitive as possible. We do know that we are one of... More 

Shell Lake, Wi
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

We have stayed there many times over the years. This time we had 2 young people with us and they had a wonderful time with all the activities provided. Lots of things to keep them entertained. The adult pool is a wonderful addition for those who want to escape the boisterous youngster. The rooms are clean and comfortable. Even though... More 

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

Dear Donna, Thank you so much for your recent stay at the Bavarian Inn Lodge and your kind words on this site. We are so happy to hear of your great experience and understanding "what matters most" to you on your stay. We hope to be a part of your experience in Frankenmuth for years to come. Yours in Service,... More 

Cincinnati, Ohio
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Great German style hotel. Very clean, exceptionally friendly staff. Nice indoor swim area with pools and waterslides for the kids. Best feature, adults only pool and hot tub. Walking distance to Bavarian Restaurant and the beautiful flower filled town.

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

Dear Liz, Thank you so much for staying with us recently Liz. So pleased to hear that you had a great get-a-way as a couple. I do agree with you - the flowers are just exceptional this summer! Thanks for noticing and sharing your insights with the world on this site! We hope for the opportunity to serve you again... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Our two night stay to celebrate my sons 13th birthday was a big success! The Bavarian Inn with their awesome multi-room arcade, numerous pools with two water slides, great location near the quaint town and excellent shops and the restaurant with great chicken dinners made for a memorial birthday and get-away! Highly recommend the Bavarian Inn!

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

Dear Getaway4Fun, We were honored to be a part of your sons 13th birthday! Thank you for choosing the Lodge and for sharing your kind insights with the world on this site. We hope to become a tradition with your family in the years to come. With Sincere Appreciation, Jim Engel, C.O.O. On Behalf of the ENTIRE Bavarian Inn Lodge... More 

Allen Park, Michigan
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

The Bavarian Inn Lodge in one of the best maintained and cleanest Lodges I have ever found. The staff is extremely helpful and friendly. The pools are clean and the kids love the new slides! Going to the Bavarian Inn with my mother and kids has become a tradition which keeps us coming back every year for the past 10+... More 

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

Dear Kim, Thank you so very much for trusting in our staff and being loyal return guests for over a decade! We know we need to earn your return visit every time and will keep working hard to keep the Lodge FUN and FRIENDLY for your next visit. Thanks again Kim! With Sincere Appreciation, Jim Engel, C.O.O. Bavarian Inn Lodge More 

Mount Prospect, Illinois
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

We stayed at the Bavarian Inn because a friend was having her wedding reception at the restaurant. Everyone is very nice and helpful. Food was excellent and after we checked out and left town my wife remembered she left her pillow in the room. We circled back and the clerk at the front desk made a call to housekeeping. In... More 

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

Dear Jim M., Thank you for choosing the Bavarian Inn Lodge while attending a wedding at the Bavarian Inn Restaurant! So pleased to hear your insights and kind words about our staff. We know they are our most valued asset and we appreciate your recognizing that too. We hope for the opportunity to serve you again! Yours in Service, Jim... More 

Lawrence, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We were so impressed with all that Bavarian Inn Lodge had to offer all members of the family. Clean rooms, great choices of resturants on the premises, pools, entertainment/ game rooms, indoor golf, shops and live entertainment. You could be there in the middle of a snow storm or the heat of the summer and never have to leave the... More 

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

Dear 664Sunshine, Thank you for your recent visit and sharing your insights with others on this site! We appreciated the opportunity to serve your family and await your next arrival! Sincerely, Jim Engel, C.O.O. - Serving Bavarian Inn Guests Since 1977 - Bavarian Inn Lodge More 

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