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Bavarian Inn Lodge

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Reviewed 6 July 2015 via mobile

This is one of the first family vacations with our 3 kids (10,7,5) in a really long time. We are currently staying here now and leaving tomorrow morning. I'm not impressed. Actually kind of disappointed. Let me say that I found the hotel very clean and staff very nice. But for what we spent we have one of the tiniest...

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

Dear Kris, I am very sorry that the Lodge did not meet all your expectations Kris. You certainly should have good wifi in the hotel. We have over 55 hot spots pushing 70+ MEG of bandwidth out for exclusive use of guests. I had reported the challenge to our IT team as I suspected a hot spot must have failed....

Pleasant Lake, Michigan
Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

Friendly staff, the front desk extremely helpful. So much to do hard to pack everything to do in a weekend. Our room was spacious and clean we loved the room with a balcony facing the river. What great accommodations! Never a dull moment something to do for any age. The Rathskeller restaurant and game room were a big hit with...

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

Dear DebPoxson, Thank you for sharing your insights on this site Deb. We greatly appreciate your loyalty to the Bavarian Inn Lodge and Frankenmuth! We strive to help families create special memories together and are thrilled to hear you had a lot of FUN! We look forward to serving you in December too! Yours in Service, Jim Engel, C.O.O. On...

Middleville, Michigan
Reviewed 4 July 2015

Our family had a wonderful time at the Bavarian Inn. Rooms were spacious and clean, and there were plenty of things to do with the arcade, several pools and slides, restaurants and the nearby shops and riverboat rides. The staff was very friendly and helpful and the grounds are very well maintained. We cannot wait for our next vacation there!

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

Dear S Rolene, Thank you for vacationing with us recently! Happy to hear you enjoyed the grounds and especially thrilled that our staff made a difference for you. We always put "friendliness" before "professionalism". We want to have FUN while helping you to have FUN too! We will keep working hard to earn your future stays... one-visit-at-a-time! With Sincere Appreciation,...

Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

This was a great place to stay. Staff was very polite. The inn was always clean. The fun center and all the pools were real fun time. Look forward to coming back. The overall look is fabulous. The inn is within walking distance of most everything.

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

Dear Rbomalley73: Thanks for your recent stay at the Lodge in Frankenmuth. We appreciate your kind words. Thank you for recognizing our very hard working housekeeping department. They are the HEART of our house and we soooooo appreciate their re-generating each room each day to be fresh and relaxing for the next guest. With Sincere Appreciation, Jim Engel, C.O.O. On...

Canton, Michigan
Reviewed 2 July 2015

This hotel is very clean and well kept up with very nice rooms, but the bathrooms are a bit on the small side. The breakfast is excellent at this hotel. The pool is very fun and is very enjoyable for everyone because they have everything from slides to an adult pool. If I go to Frankenmuth again I will be...

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

Dear Lebron1123: Thanks so much for your kind words and a promise to return Lebron! We appreciate your insights and thank you for sharing them with the world on TripAdvisor. We have tens of thousands of families who visit regularly and hope to serve you again too! We will keep the place shiny, clean and FUN awaiting that day! Yours...

Westland, Michigan
Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

Had a great time with the grandkids, so much to do, so much fun! Pool, games, horse rides, shopping, put-put, and good food. The staff is always so nice. We go there at least four times a year. Love it-love-it-love-it!!!!!!!!

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

Dear EcoGary, Thank you so much for your loyalty Gary. We know we need to earn it one-stay-at-a-time. We are just thrilled to see grandparents creating special memories with grandchildren. Please ask for me at the Front Desk when you return. Would love to meet your clan and introduce you to any Zehnder family members here when you return! With...

Taylor
Reviewed 2 July 2015

We recently spent a couple days at the Bavarian Lodge. Because we are PerksClub members we got special rates. It is well worth to join. Staff are always professional, friendly and willing to make your stay as pleasant as possible. Love the shuttle from the Lodge to area shopping and dining. Very family oriented!

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

Dear TMC1983: Thank you for your loyalty to the Bavarian Inn. So glad you enjoyed your recent two night stay. We had FUN meeting a lot of perks club members as most guests in-house were much like you - members. We hope to serve your family for years to come. Did you know that the shuttle is powered by bio-diesel...

Reviewed 1 July 2015 via mobile

This was the first time I had ever been to Frankenmuth, We stayed in the family suite on the fun center floor!!! It was nice having a room with a bedroom so my kids would have a quiet room to be in!! The bathroom was extremely small for a suite room which was highly disappointing! The pools were lots of...

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

Dear Amanda Sue: Thank you so very much for your kind words regarding your recent stay in a Family Suite at the Lodge Amanda! Thanks for your reach out to "Vickie" who, I agree, is always so friendly and kine in our pool towel distribution area. We do in fact have very specific procedures for dealing with lost children (more...

Parkman, Ohio
Reviewed 1 July 2015

My wife and I recently celebrated our 24th wedding anniversary with a stay at Bavarian Inn Lodge on June 28 thru the 30th this year. We both agree that is was by far the most enjoyable hotel experience we have ever had. The staff, from the front desk to housekeeping, to the servers in the restaurants and lounge were all...

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

Dear Chuck R., Congratulations to you and your wife Chuck... 24 years! May God Bless the next 24 years as well! WE appreciate your trust in the Lodge and are humbled by your very kind words on this site. I will print out your review and Audrey in the Lorelei will have it read at their next team meeting for...

St. Petersburg, Florida
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Our stay at the Bavarian Inn Lodge the week of June 14 to the 17 was great! From the moment we walked into the lobby, we were treated like family. The front desk staff was excellent and very accommodating. As I have a severe food allergy, I was very happy to learn that the on site restaurants' staff were most...

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

Dear GPL54: Thank you so much for your recent stay at the Lodge and your kind review! I really appreciate your note on the "friendly" aspect of our team. We have always promoted that being friendly is 1000% more important than being "professional". Professional means we are respectful and illustrate integrity at all times. Friendly goes beyond that to being...

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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
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • 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: ₹ 10,860 - ₹ 14,932 (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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“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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