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4.5 out of 5

"No coffee pot in room or disposable shower caps " More

By a verified traveler on Fri 03 Dec 2021

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Hotel Description

Family-friendly 3-star hotel near Bronner's Christmas Wonderland

In Frankenmuth

Within a 10-minute walk of the hotel, you'll find Frankenmuth Historical Museum and River Place Shops. Also, Michigan's Military and Space Heroes Museum is within half a mile (1 km) and Bronner's Christmas Wonderland is within 2 miles (3 km).

Onsite dining, 4 indoor pools

This smoke-free hotel features 2 restaurants, 4 indoor pools, and 3 spa tubs. There's fun for all ages with mini golf and a children's pool, and families will appreciate the picnic area. Relax with a drink at one of the 2 bars/lounges and enjoy free perks like free self parking and WiFi in public areas.

Free WiFi, refrigerators

The 360 guestrooms have LED TVs with satellite channels and offer free WiFi and refrigerators. Room service, free local calls, and hair dryers are also available.

Deluxe Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 5 Max
$130* Per night/room Jan 25 - Jan 26

Family Suite w/Two Double Beds/Sleeper Sofa

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Premium Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

King Whirlpool Suite w/Spa Bath

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Bavarian Inn of Frankenmuth ratings based on 30 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.5 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 0.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Bavarian Inn of Frankenmuth

Everyone (12) Couples (6) Family (6)
1 out of 5
The room that I paid for was not the room that they offered us. We were supposed to be on the river side not the parking lot side. In addition to that the fan from the bathroom below our room was on all night keeping us awake. Slightly disappointed

Posted by on Jan 6, 2022

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Jan 22, 2022 by Jim

Dear Brenda, I am very sorry that we disappointed you with your view. Regarding fans, the bathrooms do not have individual fans - it is a networked system and one large fan pulls air out of all rooms by zones. Those fans are remote. Again, I do hope you called for maintenance as we say staffed 6am until past midnight to support our inhouse guests. My sincere apologies. Yours in Service, Jim Engel, C.O.O. - Serving Bavarian Inn Guests for 44 Years - On behalf of the ENTIRE Bavarian Inn Lodge Team

4 out of 5
No coffee pot in room or disposable shower caps

Posted by on Dec 3, 2021

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Jan 22, 2022 by Jim

Dear Michelle, Thank you for your kind rating on this site. We officially pulled coffee pots when COVID hit - following CDC mandates. But the coffee offered in public spaces (7 days a week / 24 hours a day) have received so many raves, we do not plan to put coffee makers back in our guestrooms. No guest complimented us on the quality of inroom coffee in many years. We DO HOPE to serve you whenever you get a craving that Frankenmuth and the Bavarian Inn has to offer. Until then, Auf Wiedersehn! Jim Engel, C.O.O. - Serving Bavarian Inn Guests for 44 Years - On behalf of the ENTIRE Bavarian Inn Lodge Team

4 out of 5
Would be nice to have a breakfast provided with the high cost of hotel

Posted by on Oct 25, 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

Nov 6, 2021 by Jim

Dear Mary, Thank you for staying with us at the Bavarian Inn Lodge and for your kind rating on this site! One of the challenges of being a large full-service hotel is that we commonly host 1,000 to 1,300 people overnight when we are sold out. There is no functional way to provide a free breakfast for all in the typical 2 hour window that guests want it. That amenity is usually provided in box hotels with an average of 60 room that do not offer sit down table service dining. We DO HOPE to serve you for MANY years to come! Sincerely, Jim Engel, C.O.O. - Serving Bavarian Inn Guests for 44 Years - On behalf of the ENTIRE Bavarian Inn Lodge Team

3 out of 5
property was in need of an update. property is very large so a lot of walking to get from room to front desk, restaurant, etc

Posted by on Aug 7, 2021

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Aug 7, 2021 by Jim

I am very sorry you were disappointed. We are continually reinvesting into the Lodge with very significant investments. In fact it is common we are waiting for the ability of vendors to produce the products like furniture, carpeting and HVAC units as staffing is so difficult everywhere. We are the largest Bavarian Theme hotel in the world but we are all under one roof and it still is not 1/10th of a mile from one end to another. We would be happy to assist you in placing your room closest to what matters most in the future. We do it for folks all the time by preassigning a specific room number! Sincerely, Jim Engel, C.O.O. Bavarian Inn Lodge

5 out of 5
It was a great time had by all. There is so much to do for all ages in the hotel and plenty of things outside in walking distance. We can wait to go back.

Posted by on Aug 2, 2021

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Aug 7, 2021 by Jim

Thank you SO MUCH! We hope to serve your family whenever you get a craving for anything Frankenmuth and Bavarian Inn has to offer you! We are THRILLED with the promise of a return visit! :) Sincerely, Jim Engel, C.O.O. Bavarian Inn Lodge

5 out of 5
Love the pool/hot tub Would be nice if was a little closer to stores or if you had more items in your gift shop.

Posted by on Aug 2, 2021

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Aug 2, 2021 by Jim

Thank you for choosing the Bavarian Inn Lodge and for your kind rating on this site! Sorry we are not in the heart of downtown... but most guests like the relaxed country environment being across the wooden covered bridge. Especially with a free shuttle to the shops!! Have a wonderful rest of Summer and thank you for choosing the Bavarian Inn Lodge! Jim Engel, C.O.O. - Serving Bavarian Inn Guests for 44 Years - On behalf of the ENTIRE Bavarian Inn Lodge Team

5 out of 5
It was a great place for the kids plenty for them to do. The adults loved it as well. The food and staff were all amazing!

Posted by on Jul 30, 2021

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Sep 8, 2021 by Jim

Dear Guest, Thank you for your very kind (and PERFECT) score on this website! We appreciate you choosing Bavarian Inn Lodge for your Frankenmuth get-a-way and hope to serve you whenever you crave anything Frankenmuth and the Lodge has to offer! Yours in Service, Jim Engel, C.O.O. Bavarian Inn Lodge

5 out of 5

Posted by on Jul 21, 2021

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5 out of 5
Very good atmosphere

Posted by on Jul 19, 2021

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Jul 29, 2021 by Jim

Thank you for your kind rating on this site! We hope to serve you whenever you crave anything our charming little town has to offer! Sincerely, Jim Engel, C.O.O. - Serving Bavarian Inn Guests for 44 Years - On behalf of the ENTIRE Bavarian Inn Lodge Team

5 out of 5
We loved everything! The room was clean no wait at the check in. So much to do! We really loved the over 21 pool. We love kids but we like not hearing them yelling at the pool was great!

Posted by on Jul 16, 2021

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Jul 29, 2021 by Jim

Thank you for choosing the Lodge and for your kind words on this review. We are very proud to offer the ONLY adult-only pool, all-day-long 7 days a week in the Mid-West! This does minimize the number of Marko-Polo games played in the adult pool. (I didn't say it stops them all). LOL We hope to serve you for years to come! Sincerely, Jim Engel, C.O.O. - Serving Bavarian Inn Guests for 44 Years - On behalf of the ENTIRE Bavarian Inn Lodge Team

About the Bavarian Inn of Frankenmuth

Location 1 Covered Bridge Ln, Frankenmuth, MI 48734

Property Features

Bavarian Inn of Frankenmuth offers its guests 4 indoor swimming pools and 3 spa tubs along with a waterslide, a fitness center, and a children's pool. There are 2 restaurants on site, along with a snack bar/deli. You can unwind with a drink at one of the 2 bars/lounges. Public spaces have free WiFi. There's an onsite business center. Event space at this hotel measures 15000 square feet (1394 square meters) and includes conference space. A terrace, an arcade/game room, and a garden are also featured at the family-friendly Bavarian Inn of Frankenmuth. Self parking is free. This 3-star Frankenmuth hotel is smoke free.

  • 360 guestrooms or units
  • 2 dining venues
  • 2 bars or lounges
  • 15000 sq ft of conference space
  • 1394 sq m of conference space
  • Deli
  • Charging station for electric cars
  • Business facilities
  • Conference space
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Wedding services available
  • Game room or arcade
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • ATM
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Number of indoor pools - 4
  • Children's pool
  • Waterslide
  • Free WiFi
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Arcade/game room
  • Miniature golf on site
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Free parking nearby

Transport

  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Bavarian Inn of Frankenmuth offers 360 accommodations with safes and hair dryers. LED televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • LED television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)

Food & Drink

Omas - This restaurant specializes in German cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Lorelei Lounge - Onsite bar. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Happy hour is offered.

Ratskeller - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

4 indoor swimming pools and 3 spa tubs are on site. In addition to a children's pool, other recreational amenities include a waterslide and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Miniature golf on site
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Handrails in stairways
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Stair-free path to entrance

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-in time ends at anytime
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 15.0 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for USD 5.0 per night.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

This property is managed by a professional host

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation

This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property is managed by a professional host. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover. Cash is not accepted.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-out is available. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA).

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Property follows sanitization practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Gloves are available to guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually-wrapped food options are not available
  • Gap period enforced between guest stays - 24 hours

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Early check-in fee: USD 15 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out fee: USD 20 (subject to availability)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 5.0 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 15.0 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Bavarian Inn Frankenmuth
  • Bavarian Inn
  • Bavarian Frankenmuth
  • Bavarian Hotel Frankenmuth
  • Bavarian Resort Frankenmuth
  • Bavarian Inn of Frankenmuth Hotel
  • Bavarian Inn of Frankenmuth Frankenmuth
  • Bavarian Inn of Frankenmuth Hotel Frankenmuth

You should know

  • Pool access available from 8:00 AM to 11:00 PM.
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.