BAVARIAN INN LODGE & CONFERENCE CENTER

1 Covered Bridge Lane, Frankenmuth, MI 48734 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-230-4134
2 Star Resort Hotel in Saginaw County
43.325993-83.740346
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  • Has an indoor pool!
  • Shuttle from airport available
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
  • Hotel has 360 rooms
  • 5 floors in hotel
  • Check out time: 11:00 AM
  • Group score of 10.0/10
  • Hotel has 9 meeting rooms

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Local Attractions

Frankenmuth Bavarian Inn Restuarant, River Place Shopping, Historical Museum, Bronner's CHRISTmas Wonderland, Frankenmuth RiverBoat Tours, Frankenmuth Horse carriage rides, Birch Run Outlet Mall

Verified Reviews of Bavarian Inn Lodge & Conference Center

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Excellent Hotel"
Overall Score4.0/ 5
All 28 rooms for our group were great! Only problem bus could not go over coveted bridge! Would stay again and had an excellent meal at the restaurant.
(Meeting planner, booked 30 rooms), from US flag
22-Jun-2014 Verified Review, stayed from Wed Jun 18 to Thu Jun 19 2014 at a $100.00 group rate.

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88
Excellent

Excellent family hotel. Located near shopping areas. Friendly staff who keep the rooms very clean. Pleasant hotel grounds.

“Great family oriented place” “Clean towels”

Excellent Family Hotel Top 1% in city

Good to know

  • Friendly atmosphere

    “Enjoyable experience” “Lots of character”

  • Small rooms

    “Bathrooms are small” “Beds were small”

  • Friendly service

    “Staff courteous” “Helpful staff”

  • Clean rooms

    “Clean towels”

Review highlights

Location

94/100
36 reviews

Great location near lots of shopping.

“Close to all attractions” “Proximity to downtown” “Dinning right next to”

Service

88/100
71 reviews

Service is welcoming but the reception is bad.

“Staff was wonderful” “Great customer service” “Great employees”

Food

88/100
31 reviews

Delicious food.

“Romantic 4 course dinner” “Cheap cafeteria” “Real German food”

Cleanliness

85/100
28 reviews

Clean hotel facilities. Clean rooms.

“Clean towels” “Pools clean”

Pool

84/100
35 reviews

Great pool.

“Huge jacuzzi tub” “Slides Huge” “Close to the adult pool”

Wellness

80/100
7 reviews

Great wellness & sports facilities.

“Huge jet tub” “Biggest spa tub” “Big hot tub”

Breakfast

71/100
7 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“Breakfast included”

Amenities

70/100
28 reviews

Great grounds and decent buildings.

“Separate floor” “Game area closed” “Enjoyed patio”

Room

61/100
85 reviews

Tidy rooms with nice views. Small, poorly-maintained rooms with cramped bathrooms and uncomfy beds.

“Adorable balconies” “Large fridge” “Clean towels”

Comfort

45/100
40 reviews

Noisy room lacking in comfort. Small rooms, with uncomfortable beds and tiny bathrooms.

“No A/C” “Bathrooms are small” “Beds were small”

Value

28/100
24 reviews

Poor value for money.

“High price” “Room price too high” “Had to pay for putt putt”

Good to know

  • Clean rooms

    “Clean towels”

  • Clean

    “Clean towels” “Pools clean”

  • Great pool

    “Huge jacuzzi tub” “Slides Huge”

  • Friendly service

    “Staff courteous” “Helpful staff”

Review highlights

Location

92/100
10 reviews

Great location.

“Close to all attractions” “Proximity to downtown” “Dinning right next to”

Service

87/100
22 reviews

Friendly service.

“Staff was wonderful” “Great customer service” “Great employees”

Pool

83/100
10 reviews

Great pool.

“Huge jacuzzi tub” “Slides Huge” “Close to the adult pool”

Vibe

68/100
5 reviews

Decent vibe.

“Atmosphere excellent” “Enjoyable experience” “Lounge pleasant”

Room

59/100
26 reviews

Clean, reasonable rooms. Cramped rooms with below average beds and bathrooms.

“Adorable balconies” “Large fridge” “Clean towels”

Comfort

42/100
12 reviews

Uncomfortable, cramped rooms, with poor beds.

“No A/C” “Bathrooms are small” “Beds were small”

Value

24/100
7 reviews

Poor value for money.

“High price” “Room price too high” “Had to pay for putt putt”

Good to know

  • Great location

    “Close to all attractions” “Proximity to downtown”

  • Poor beds

    “Beds were small” “Bed could be bigger”

  • Fantastic service

    “Staff was wonderful” “Great customer service”

  • Friendly service

    “Staff courteous” “Helpful staff”

Review highlights

Location

94/100
9 reviews

Great location.

“Close to all attractions” “Proximity to downtown” “Dinning right next to”

Service

90/100
10 reviews

Friendly service.

“Staff was wonderful” “Great customer service” “Great employees”

Cleanliness

87/100
4 reviews

Clean.

“Clean towels” “Pools clean”

Pool

84/100
6 reviews

Great pool.

“Huge jacuzzi tub” “Slides Huge” “Close to the adult pool”

Amenities

74/100
4 reviews

Great amenities.

“Nicely decorated facility” “Enjoyed patio” “Great place for kids”

Vibe

63/100
7 reviews

Decent vibe.

“Enjoyable experience” “Lots of character” “Lounge pleasant”

Room

60/100
17 reviews

Average rooms with standard beds.

“Adorable balconies” “Large fridge” “Clean towels”

Good to know

  • Friendly atmosphere

    “Enjoyable experience” “Lots of character”

  • Small rooms

    “Bathrooms are small” “Beds were small”

  • Clean rooms

    “Clean towels”

  • Poorly-maintained rooms

    “Shower leaked” “Room fridge didn't work”

Review highlights

Location

94/100
36 reviews

Great location near lots of shopping.

“Close to all attractions” “Proximity to downtown” “Dinning right next to”

Food

88/100
31 reviews

Delicious food.

“Romantic 4 course dinner” “Cheap cafeteria” “Real German food”

Service

88/100
70 reviews

Service is welcoming but the reception is bad.

“Staff was wonderful” “Great customer service” “Great employees”

Cleanliness

85/100
28 reviews

Clean hotel facilities. Clean rooms.

“Clean towels” “Pools clean”

Pool

84/100
35 reviews

Great pool.

“Huge jacuzzi tub” “Slides Huge” “Close to the adult pool”

Wellness

80/100
7 reviews

Great wellness & sports facilities.

“Huge jet tub” “Biggest spa tub” “Big hot tub”

Breakfast

71/100
7 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“Breakfast included”

Amenities

70/100
28 reviews

Great grounds and decent buildings.

“Game area closed” “Enjoyed patio” “Great place for kids”

Room

63/100
84 reviews

Tidy rooms with nice views. Small, poorly-maintained rooms with cramped bathrooms and uncomfy beds.

“Adorable balconies” “Large fridge” “Clean towels”

Value

28/100
24 reviews

Poor value for money.

“High price” “Room price too high” “Had to pay for putt putt”

Good to know

  • Clean rooms

    “Clean towels”

  • Poor bathroom

    “Shower leaked” “Bathrooms are small”

  • Clean

    “Clean towels” “Pools clean”

  • Great pool

    “Huge jacuzzi tub” “Slides Huge”

Review highlights

Location

92/100
10 reviews

Great location.

“Close to all attractions” “Proximity to downtown” “Dinning right next to”

Service

87/100
21 reviews

Friendly service.

“Staff was wonderful” “Great customer service” “Great employees”

Pool

83/100
10 reviews

Great pool.

“Huge jacuzzi tub” “Slides Huge” “Close to the adult pool”

Vibe

68/100
5 reviews

Decent vibe.

“Enjoyable experience” “Wonderful atmosphere” “Lounge pleasant”

Room

58/100
25 reviews

Clean, reasonable rooms. Cramped rooms with below average beds and bathrooms.

“Adorable balconies” “Large fridge” “Clean towels”

Comfort

43/100
11 reviews

Uncomfortable, cramped rooms, with poor beds.

“No A/C” “Bathrooms are small” “Beds were small”

Value

24/100
7 reviews

Poor value for money.

“High price” “Room price too high” “Had to pay for putt putt”

Good to know

  • Great location

    “Close to all attractions” “Proximity to downtown”

  • Poor beds

    “Beds were small” “Bed could be bigger”

  • Fantastic service

    “Staff was wonderful” “Great customer service”

  • Friendly service

    “Staff courteous” “Helpful staff”

Review highlights

Location

94/100
9 reviews

Great location.

“Close to all attractions” “Proximity to downtown” “Dinning right next to”

Service

90/100
10 reviews

Friendly service.

“Staff was wonderful” “Great customer service” “Great employees”

Cleanliness

87/100
4 reviews

Clean.

“Clean towels” “Pools clean”

Pool

84/100
6 reviews

Great pool.

“Huge jacuzzi tub” “Slides Huge” “Close to the adult pool”

Amenities

74/100
4 reviews

Great amenities.

“Nicely decorated facility” “Enjoyed patio” “Great place for kids”

Vibe

63/100
7 reviews

Decent vibe.

“Enjoyable experience” “Wonderful atmosphere” “Lounge pleasant”

Room

60/100
17 reviews

Average rooms with standard beds.

“Adorable balconies” “Large fridge” “Clean towels”

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Property Description

The Bavarian Inn Lodge is nestled on the Cass River in downtown Frankenmuth. Located just across the wooden Covered Bridge from the world famous Bavarian Inn Restaurant and over 100 unique European styled shops. All 360 guestrooms are named after local German families and their history adorns each room. With FOUR indoor pools and THREE whirlpools, TWO water slides, 18 hole indoor miniature golf; together with over 100 video and redemption games in our family fun center, there is something to do for every family member. Shop, swim, dine in one of our two on-site restaurants with live entertainment and karaoke and relax in friendly Frankenmuth. 26 whirlpool suites and 17 family suites available also.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:3:00 PM
Check Out:11:00 AM
Year of Last Renovation:2004
Floors:5
Rooms:360
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:349
Handicap Rooms:20
Suites:40
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:9 View Spaces
Meeting Space:13000 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 500 people
Dist. to Food/Bars:On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours:8am-11pm, closed 2 - 4:30pm
Pool Info:
4 indoor pools (one for adults only, 21 and over), 3 whirlpools (one for adults only), and 2 water slides. Open 8 a.m. - 11 p.m. Sunday - Thursday, and 8 a.m. - 12 a.m. Friday and Saturday.
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
48 hours prior to arrival to have no cancellation fee.
Nightly Parking:$00
Typical Group Deposit:$200-600
Total Taxes:11.00%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 6.00%
Occupancy Tax: 5.00%
Food and Beverage Tax: 6.00%
Audio Visual Tax: 6.00%
Additional Person Fee:12.00 Per Person
Meeting Wired Internet Fee:150.00 Per Day
Food and Beverage Service Charge:17.00%
Banquet Gallon of Coffee:19.00 Per Item
Banquet Soda: 2.00 Per Item
Banquet Bottled Water: 2.00 Per Item

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Central location
  • Child facilities
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Games room
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Licensed bar
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Private garden grounds
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shop
  • Shower
  • Shows or evening entertainment
  • Solarium
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • Tennis court
  • Terrace
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • TV room
  • Voicemail
  • Wedding Chapel

Airport & Shuttle Information

FNT - Flint, Michigan 24 miles;MBS - Saginaw, Michigan 28 miles

Airport Shuttle? Yes! There is an airport shuttle.

Breakfast Information

Breakfast is served in both our Oma's Dining Room and the Ratskeller for an additional charge. Oma's opens at 7 a.m. and offers a full menu and breakfast buffet many mornings. The Ratskeller opens at 8 a.m. and offers casual dining, from pre-packaged items to a full plated breakfast.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Bavarian Inn Lodge & Conference Center

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Bavarian Inn Lodge & Conference Center.

Feel free to use the Bavarian Inn Lodge & Conference Center meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Frankenmuth event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Composer Ballroom130 x 52 x 106760--/400--220------42/--600500--
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Composer Ballroom

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
6760 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
130 x 52 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Columns:
4
Windows:
7
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Photo of Composer Ballroom

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