Destination guide

The historic area of Frankenmuth awaits your stay

The area's festivals and history are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Frankenmuth. This city is welcoming and walkable, recognized for its shopping, restaurants and water skiing. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Frankenmuth

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Frankenmuth a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bronner's Christmas Wonderland (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Grandpa Tiny's Farm (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Junction Valley Railroad (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Wilderness Trails Zoo (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Birch Run Township Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Children's Zoo at Celebration Square (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Frankenmuth

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Frankenmuth is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Birch Run Township Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Hoyt Park (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Andersen Enrichment Center (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Shiawassee National Wildlife Refuge (13.8 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Crossroads Village and Huckleberry Railroad (17 mi / 27.3 km)
  • Bluebell Beach (17.4 mi / 28 km)

How to get to and around Frankenmuth

Fly into Saginaw, MI (MBS-MBS Intl.), the closest airport, located 22.5 mi (36.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Flint, MI (FNT-Bishop Intl.), which is 24.7 mi (39.8 km) away.

Where to stay around Frankenmuth?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 17 vacation rentals near Frankenmuth. From 11 Houses to 2 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Frankenmuth for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Frankenmuth?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Frankenmuth. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Bronner's Christmas Wonderland: 18 vacation rentals
  • Frankenmuth Historical Museum: 20 vacation rentals
  • River Place Shops: 18 vacation rentals
  • Grandpa Tiny's Farm: 18 vacation rentals
  • Michigan's Military and Space Heroes Museum: 18 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Frankenmuth listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Frankenmuth?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 11 Houses in Frankenmuth. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Frankenmuth include:

  • Cabins: 2 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 2 rentals available
  • Cottages: 2 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Frankenmuth?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 15 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Frankenmuth. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.