Dine-In service will resume on February 1st at limited capacity!  Takeout is also available from the Bavarian Inn Restaurant by calling 989-652-9941 or the Bavarian Inn Lodge at 989-652-6627. 

All amenities are open at limited capacities at the Bavarian Inn Lodge with the exception of the two water slides (per the current MDHHS order).  Pool areas require “Swim-time reservations” during high occupancy nights. Swim-time reservations can be made on the day of arrival in the Family Fun Center.

Face masks and proper social distancing is required in all areas of the hotel.  

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Fun Family Friendly Hotel in Frankenmuth, Michigan

Be Willy the Dragon’s personal guest and have tons of fun with the only Bavarian-themed indoor water park, a mega arcade, and an 18-hole indoor mini golf course, all available to you at Bavariann Inn Lodge.


We have four indoor pools, three whirlpools, and two water slides for overnight guests at the Lodge. If you’re looking for some kid-free time, don’t worry! One pool and whirlpool are reserved especially for adults without children. No two pools are alike! Please note the size requirements for our slides:

  • The Tower Twister Body Slide-Height requirement is 42”.
  • The Bavarian Blast Tube Slide-Height requirement is 48” or 42″ when riding with an adult.

Just beside the mini golf course is our pool with a 15-foot waterfall. There is also a toddler play pool for our littlest guests to enjoy with just 18″ of water and fountains.

Pool Hours

Adult-only pool hours:
Monday–Sunday: 8 a.m.–11 p.m.

Fun Center Play Pools and Slides hours:
Sunday–Thursday: 8 a.m.–11 p.m.
Friday–Saturday: 8 a.m.–12 a.m.
*Please note all pool areas are closed daily for maintenance from 8 – 8:30 p.m.  During inclement weather, pools may be closed until it is once again safe for guests to swim.

Family Fun Center hours:
Sunday–Thursday: 8 a.m.–11 p.m.
Friday–Saturday: 8 a.m.–12 a.m.

Willy’s Arcade

Willy’s arcade has the latest and greatest when it comes to arcade and redemption games. Certain to entertain and challenge even the most die-hard gamers while being intuitive enough for the casual game thrill seekers. With the largest selection in the Midwest, over 160 games, there is fun and entertainment for the whole family! We also test games for the game manufacturers and have games not available elsewhere before they are released to the market. How exciting is that?

Willy’s arcade utilizes the latest technology of game cards that stores both credits and tickets.  Not only does this save tons of trees but also there are no more lines to count tickets!  More time for you and your family to have fun!  Be sure to save your card for your next visit to Willy’s Arcade as the cards do not expire.


This may be the world’s only Bavarian-themed 18-hole miniature golf course, outside of Bavaria. Pick up a one-time pass or an unlimited multi-day pass to putt to your heart’s content. You’re going to be amazed at the incredible detail and craftsmanship that went into the construction of this mini golf course!

Willy’s Mini Golf Rates

Adults (13 years & older): $6.00
Children (4-12 years old): $5.00
Children (3 years old & under): Free Plastic Putter

We also have Daily Golf Wristband Rates!

Daily Mini Golf Rates
1 Day: Adult $9, Child $7.50
2 Day: Adult $10, Child $8.50
3 Day: Adult $11, Child $9.50
4 Day: Adult $12, Child $10.50

Daily golf wristbands are good until 11 p.m. on the day of expiration. Wristbands are void if removed from wrist and are non-transferable.

Birthday Party Heaven!

Our birthday parties are legendary; book the Ultimate Package and be Willy the Dragon’s personal guest!

View our Birthday and Family Fun Packages.


Unleash your own inner star every Friday and Saturday night in the Ratskeller of the Bavarian Inn Lodge from 8:00 to 11:00 p.m. Who knows, you could be the next Bavarian Idol!

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