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Bavarian Inn Lodge

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1 Covered Bridge Lane, Frankenmuth, MI 48734
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

We had a great stay. Everything was very clean and the food was great!! The kids loved the family fun area. I liked all the different pools and how open the family fun area was. We will deffinitly be back!

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

Dear Christina: Thanks so much for choosing the Bavarian Inn Lodge for your get-a-way with your young family! Thanks for sharing your insights into what mattered most to you & them. We would love to see you all return in some traditional fashion as thousands of other families do. We appreciate your taking the time to share your experience on... More 

Whitmore Lake, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Booked a one night stay for my wife's birthday to get away. Had a coupon, off season, lower rate. At check in, the guy on the desk noticed it was myself and my wife for her birthday, and suggested a nicer room. Beautiful room, whirlpool tub, multi head shower, and very large and clean. Service was great, food at the... More 

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

Dear David, Happy belated Birthday to your wife! Thank you for choosing the Bavarian Inn Lodge for your get-a-way. So glad our staff coordinated a great room for you! We appreciate you sharing your thoughts on this site and hope to serve you for years to come David. Yours in Service, Jim Engel, C.O.O. Bavarian Inn Lodge More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015 via mobile

The service was excellent and well worth the money for a quick get away on a cold winter weekend. I recommend it to anyone looking to have fun with there family. Everything is just a stone throw away from the hotel.

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Thank wolverinexpress1
Jim_Engel, General Manager at Bavarian Inn Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Wolverine, Thank you for choosing the Lodge for your weekend get-a-way. We appreciate your business and are so pleased to hear you had FUN. We would be honored to serve you again when you have a "Frankenmuth Withdrawal". With Sincere Appreciation, Jim Engel, C.O.O. Bavarian Inn Lodge More 

Toledo, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015 via mobile

We checked in early on Monday March 3rd. Room was ready and as always very clean. Around 2 am Tuesday morning we was awoken by the sounds of indoor rain . Called the front desk and Steve came right up to our room. Look at the spot in the ceiling getting bigger and offered to move us. But as our... More 

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

Dear Not-BigNasty: It was so nice to meet you and your lovely daughter last week in the lobby. I'm so sorry for the experience of water coming into your room from above. So pleased that our team came up with a plan that solved the issue for the long-term. Hope you all had FUN playing putt-putt. Your promise of a... More 

Bad Axe, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

I can never say enough great things about the Bavarian Inn and their Staff. I just love you guys and would never think about going to "the guys down the road". 😉 If you are not a Perks Club Member, what are you waiting for!? Sign up and get great deals on your stay like I did! Two nights for... More 

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

Dear Dap: Thank you for your loyalty to the Bavarian Inn and for sharing the details of how you have FUN in Frankenmuth. Very pleased to read that you are one of the 21,000 families enrolled in our Perks Club and enjoying the rewards. We will keep working hard to create value for your family and help you have FUN... More 

Kawkawlin, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

I took my wife and son here for a mini vacation and we stayed on site the entire time. This place is great! Good food, great people and so much to do. We will definitely return for another trip! The pools were a lot of fun and we liked their slides and wading area. The arcade was a lot of... More 

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

Dear Noah: Thanks so much for choosing the Bavarian Inn Lodge for your get-a-way with your young family! Thanks for sharing your insights into what mattered most to you. Glad you still have new things to look forward to when returning (mini-golf). We appreciate your taking the time to share your experience on Trip Advisor! With Sincere Appreciation, Jim Engel,... More 

Detroit, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

From the Front desk to the Cleaning Staff, everyone was extremely nice and helpful. The kids loved the water slides and pool. I am a game room junky ( the mom). It was so nice to be warm in side when it was so cold outside. Loved the food and entertainment.

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

Dear Susan: Thank you so much for your kind words regarding your recent stay at the Lodge. I especially appreciate your recognizing our staff and their positive impact on your experience. We recognize that our team members are our most valued asset. We appreciate their hard work and genuine kindness to our guests. Our mission is to create enjoyable experiences... More 

Lyons, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Upon attending a recent training seminar for work, I was able to mix business and pleasure at the Bavarian Inn. The Bavarian theme was complemented with modern amenities for the business person as well as families looking for an excellent resort environment. I found the staff were not only very polite, but were very helpful when asked for assistance. Upon... More 

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

Dear Douglas: So glad you enjoyed your Bavarian Inn experience recently on business (and pleasure). We have enjoyed 29 years of serving families as well as businesses at the Lodge in Frankenmuth. We commonly chat with families who are staying with us because mom or dad were here for a meeting previously and came back with the whole clan. It... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I purchase their Valentine's package every year for weekend away and it's a fantastic stay and beautiful room every time. Though the hotel has many kids because of all of the activities, we really didn't notice because our suite was far enough at the back of the hotel it was very peaceful. Also, the restaurant and bars... More 

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

Dear Melissa, Thank you so much for your kind words regarding your recent stay at the Lodge. We are honored to be a part of your couples get-a-way at valentines time! It is humbling whenever we hear that we are part of a tradition. I appreciate you pointing out our efforts to help couples as well as families have a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

My family and I have stayed at the Bavarian Inn multiple times. Every time has been for pleasure. The staff has always gone out of there way to ensure the stay was memorable. We visit there at least once a year if not more. The area is a pleasure to view. We will continue to stay there for years to... More 

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

Dear JB, JB, we thank you for your loyalty to the Bavarian Inn with frequent stays over so many years! Thank you for sharing your insights and for recognizing our staff as making a difference in your stay. Your using the word "memorable" in the review makes us pass around "high fives" as that is what we are ALL about!... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
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 Lane, Frankenmuth, MI 48734
Location: United States > Michigan > Frankenmuth
Price Range: $182 - $298 (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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