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Bavarian Inn Lodge

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Michigan
Reviewed 24 August 2015

Good mini getaway for my 14 yr old son & my mother. Nice hotel just no personal touch with a hotel this large. Had a handicap room for my mom, much larger than the other rooms which was really nice. Didn't understand why it was so far from the elevator however. Teenager liked the game room, got bored of the...

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

Dear MichiganFam3: Thank you for choosing the Bavarian Inn Lodge for your recent stay with three generations of your family. We do have some handicap guestrooms near the elevators and many on the first floor. It is recommended in the ADA Act that you offer handicap guestrooms in a variety of types and locations. In this manner not all handicap...

Anoka, Minnesota
Reviewed 23 August 2015

Great rooms that were very quiet. Very rarely heard anything in the hallway, etc. Also loved having a balcony. Used the pools, hot tub and waterslides which were very fun for all ages. Oma's restaurant had seating outside which was great with great music and the restaurant downstairs(Rat Skellar) was great to have available all day as well for a...

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

Dear TJFDC88: Thank you for your recent trip with friends to Frankenmuth and the Bavarian Inn Lodge. So glad you enjoyed our hotel and restaurants. We appreciate hearing about which amenities and services met your needs. We hope to serve you again some day when you get another "craving" for Frankenmuth! Sincerely, Jim Engel, C.O.O. On Behalf of the ENTIRE...

Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

Convenient location with great food and great service at their restaurant. Soon after our afternoon cocktails we took a walk to the village nearby. Nice shops and yummy displays of chocolate. We walked some more and hopped on the complimentary bus (which is a must) the bus driver was so friendly and funny! We returned to the restaurant patio for...

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

Dear Nicole F., Thank you for choosing Frankenmuth and the Bavarian Inn Lodge for your US / Michigan shopping spree! Thank you for your kind words - especially about our shuttle driver and your favorite new Pizza. I presume this is the "Frankenmuth Pizza offered in Oma's and on our porch knows as the Schnitzelbank Bier Garten. The pizza includes...

Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

Inn was clean but this is not a romantic getaway place , 100's of screaming kids till all hours and the kids start waking up around 6AM so if you are taking your kids or grandbabies this is the place to be otherwise might want to pick Holiday Inn down the street that is overpriced and has no pool.

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

Dear BW: I am so sorry that you were disappointed in our facilities for a couple get-a-way. We have THOUSANDS of couples stay here annually. About 1/3rd of all reviews on this site are from couples and are usually ranked very high. I apologize for our inability to manage hallway noise during your stay. We have managers dedicated to this...

Waterford, Michigan
Reviewed 23 August 2015

every time i come to Bavarian lodge i enjoyed the stay i have never had a problem or any rude worker, they give good quality service all the time. i can not wait to come back in the winter my grand kids had a ball we went on the boat for the first time it was great. i tell all...

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

Dear Leanna P., Thank you for entrusting the Lodge to help you create some special memories with your grandchildren. So happy that you enjoyed your time together. We LOVE our team members and are happy you do too! We hope for the opportunity to serve your family for YEARS to come! Yours in Service, Jim Engel, C.O.O. On Behalf of...

Toledo, Ohio
Reviewed 23 August 2015

Great time, Good Food. Good entertainment. It was good to sit in the beer garden listening to the music, without the thump,thump of some car boom box. Dining experiences were very good. The Inn lodge has a large selection of meals. And of course we had to try a few places down the main drag. Noting you are never far...

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

Dear Bernie Z., Thanks for bringing friends along to enjoy Frankenmuth and the Bavarian Inn Lodge Bernie! So happy to hear you had a great time and enjoyed our entertainment. We hope for the opportunity to serve your clan again whenever you get a NEED for FRANKENMUTH! With Sincere Appreciation, Jim Engel, C.O.O. On Behalf of the ENTIRE Bavarian Inn...

Shelby Township, Michigan
Reviewed 22 August 2015

A great experience. It was nice having the fun center right there without leaving the property. It is a great getaway for the family. Very friendly atmosphere. The food was excellent and the staff was very accommodating. There bakery is excellent and a large gift shop. We have always had a great time visiting Frankimuth and staying at the Bavarian...

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

Dear Donna G., Thank you for your loyalty to us over the years Donna! We appreciate hearing what you enjoyed in you review and thank you for sharing it with the world! We hope for the opportunity to serve you again for YEARS to come! Yours in Service, Jim Engel, C.O.O. On Behalf of the ENTIRE Bavarian Inn Lodge Team

Novi, Michigan
Reviewed 22 August 2015

My stay at the Bavarian Inn Lodge was due to a work conference. The company could not have selected a better place. I didn't know what to expect but, I was pleasantly pleased. The room was clean and nice. The staff received an A+, very helpful and accommodating. The front desk attendant made sure that I knew all of the...

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

Dear Mitzi D., Thank you so much for choosing the Lodge for accommodations during your recent conference here. So pleased to hear you enjoyed the experience fully. We are even more thrilled you are looking forward to a return visit. We promise to keep the Lodge FUN and RELAXING both... awaiting your next arrival! With Sincere Appreciation, Jim Engel, C.O.O....

Lexington, Kentucky
Reviewed 22 August 2015

A perfect weekend getaway with my mom. The river view with balcony room was great! Spacious, very comfortable bed, nice hot shower, and a balcony for admiring the view. Central location, easy walk or shuttle to River Place Shops and Main Street, but yet secluded for respites from the activity. I would recommend staying here!

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Dear Mr. T: We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time with your mom and you were able to RELAX in Frankenmuth! The River view rooms are generally very quiet since no roads are in view. The nearest roads are Main Street but there is a good football field of distance between the opposite side of the...

Ohio
Reviewed 22 August 2015

Just returned home after another great trip to Frankenmuth MI. We have been going to Frankenmuth annually since 1981, and have been staying at the Bavarian Inn since its opening in the mid 1980's. Never any surprises, just clean well maintained facilities, and a staff that is second to none. Ask for a river view room with balcony, and enjoy...

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

Dear George E., I like your idea of a good time George! A river-view balcony room, Frankenmuth Cheese Haus products and Michigan wines... PURE MICHIGAN! (The Horseradish cheese spread is my favorite) Thank you so much for your kind words regarding your visit and our staff. Our team makes us proud over and over. Thank you for sharing your insights!...

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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
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • 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: RM726 - RM993 (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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“ask for a river view”
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“Enjoyed the riverview room.”
aliamom, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“Never had a bad room. All are clean and quiet.”
lyndaw100, 13 May 2017 | Read review
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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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