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Recently Renovated 1950's Themed Historic Homestead In Downtown Frankenmuth

Bedrooms 4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights


About the property

Step back in time with modern conveniences, located in downtown for 11 people

Enjoy renting this 1950’s themed historic homestead with all the modern bells and whistles. There are 4 bedrooms that sleep 11 people comfortably and 2 beautiful, spacious full bathrooms (one with a Jacuzzi tub) with a total of 5 TVs. Free Wi-Fi, Air Conditioning/Heating, washer & dryer with laundry soap, Iron & Ironing board, outdoor grill, linens & towels, and hairdryers are just some of the additional amenities offered.

The kitchen has 1950’s Retro looking appliances (with the comfort of today's appliances) in the traditional baby-blue colors with pink walls and black & white tile floors. Kitchen pots, pans, blender, crock pot, utensils, coffee maker, microwave, dish soap, paper towels, etc are provided in addition to service for 24 people. The main level has the master king bedroom and a secondary queen bedroom.

The second floor has 2 bedrooms, a pull-out Futon, and a family/play room with TV, tables, chairs, games and a PlayStation. The former Summer Kitchen located adjacent to the home has been turned into a recreation room complete with a combination poker & bumper pool table, classic Coca-Cola refrigerator, AC/Heat, and 55 inch TV.

The outside porch, complete with an old fashioned swing for two, allows for great people watching being right on Main Street. This Rupprecht Homestead is just two buildings South of Frankenmuth River Place Shops, less than a 2 minute walk. Five designated parking spots at the home allows you to keep your car in one place as you walk through beautiful downtown Frankenmuth, of which you are located in the heart of. If you decide to drive, everything in town is within a 10 minute drive. The popular Birch Run Outlet Mall is approximately a 15 minute drive.

This house is ideal for families or groups of adults looking for a "get-a-way". Enjoy the charm of this transformed 1950’s home and of Frankenmuth "Michigan's Little Bavaria" to see why it is the leading tourist destination within the state of Michigan. After staying in the Rupprecht Homestead, you won't want to stay anywhere else in Frankenmuth.

More Details

Property Manager
Amy Smock
Member since: 2017
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 17, 2018


Frankenmuth House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 11
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Rural ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Recently remodeled full bath on main level near kitchen
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub , Recently remodeled full master bath on main level.
  • The washer/dryer unit is located in the master bathroom on the main level should you need it.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master Bedroom on main level
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Secondary Bedroom on main level
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , Upstairs bedroom with a full & twin bunk bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , Upstairs bedroom with a full & twin bunk bed
    Bedroom 5 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Futon (size Full) upstairs
    Bedroom 6 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen size pull out couch on main level
  • Within the house you can comfortably sleep 11 people. With children, you can sleep two children on a full... which of course increases the sleeping accommodations. We also provide a pack'n play, so you can leave yours at home.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis
Enjoy your stay in this 1950's historic homestead with all the modern bells & whistles we all enjoy today. Everything has been provided for you except for food, your clothes/toiletries, and of course.... YOU. Please use the entrance at the rear of the house. The password for both the house & recreation room will be sent to you prior to your arrival. Contact us if you have any questions regarding this homestead or the area of Frankenmuth.


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Recently Renovated 1950's Themed Historic Homestead In Downtown Frankenmuth
average rating of 4.875 based on 8 reviews

Great location, close to town, right in the action of Frankenmuth. Perfect condition

  • 5 of 5

Great for family get together. Sleeps 11 very comfortably. The kitchen is fully stocked and has great appliances. It is very well maintained and clean. The property manager is easy to work with and quick with communication. Our family would definitely stay again.

  • Submitted: Dec 28, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
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A beautiful property

  • 5 of 5

We used this house to bring together our entire family from across the Country and couldn’t be more happy with the time we had. Everything was perfect when we got there and it blew away our expectations. Cannot wait to go back next year.

  • Submitted: Dec 10, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
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Girls Weekend

  • 5 of 5

We really had a great time in Frankenmuth. Our stay at this house was our home away from home. We all loved the retro kitchen. Everything we needed for our weekend in Frankenmuth was available at the house. Definitely will be staying here again!!

  • Submitted: Nov 20, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
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Great place to spend the weekend with friends. Loved the location!

  • 4 of 5

Great location, loved the 50s theme! Had a wonderful thanksgiving me gathering with friends from around the state. Very clean, would recommend to friends.

  • Submitted: Nov 19, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
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Loved it!

  • 5 of 5

Very beautiful home and great location! Perfect for our girls weekend getaway 😊

  • Submitted: Oct 8, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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Rupprecht Vacation Haus

  • 5 of 5

This home was perfect for us while we attended the Annual Auto Fest. Great location, clean and the retro décor brought back many memories. Great for a family with kids or a few couples to share. I would recommend this to my family and friends

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
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Car: recommended

Come to Frankenmuth and see why this town is Michigan's leading tourist attraction. There is ALWAYS something to do in "Michigan's Little Bavaria".

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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $135
Damage Deposit $300

Rates are subject to change until the reservation is booked. During events/festivals in Frankenmuth, there is a longer minimum night stay and higher rate due to demand. If interested in reserving beyond dates listed, please contact us directly.
Check in is at 4pm and check out at 11am. We look forward in having you stay at the Rupprecht Homestead!

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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