Franklin Victorian Bed & Breakfast Policies

Come Experience True Wisconsin Hospitality at Our Bed & Breakfast in Sparta, Wisconsin.

When you choose our inn for your business trip, vacation accommodations, or weekend getaway, our goal is to make your stay here in Sparta as pleasant and as memorable as possible. To that end, we have put in place the following policies. Please take the time to read through them, and feel free to contact us if you have any questions.

Arrival and Departure:  Check-in 3:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M.; Check-out 11:00 A.M
We’re flexible; call in advance if you need different arrangements, we are happy to try and accommodate alternate times. *When you are running late for check-in, a courtesy call while you are en route is greatly appreciated.

Reservations: Use the online reservation service or call 608-366-1427 to book your stay: Valid credit card is required to make any reservations. Visa, Master-Card, and Discover are accepted.  No credit card charge will be made until final payment, which can be made with credit/debit card, cash, or personal check at check-out.
Security: We take security seriously. When users make a reservation, we safe guard it online and offline.

Two-Night Minimum: From the beginning of July through the end of October, a two-night minimum is required if your stay includes a Friday or Saturday. This minimum does not apply on Sunday through Thursday stays.

Using a Gift Certificates: If using a gift certificate, please make a note on your reservation of the gift certificate number & type at the time of reservation. A valid credit card Hold is still needed when using any type of gift certificate. Guests- when using any type of Gift Certificate or Gift Card we must have your original and physical gift certificate/card at checkout

*We are happy to accept gift cards/certificates/reservations from,, but no other discounts or specials can be applied to your reservation or be used on holiday/event weekends.

Rates:  Room rates range from $120 – $125 nightly, plus taxes, based on double occupancy.
•  Extra person charge $25 per night  •  Single person deduct $15 per night

Cancellations: Cancellations are difficult, but we do understand that unexpected situations arise.  Please call the inn if you need to cancel or reschedule your stay. Seven days’ notice is required for cancellation. Cancellations made less than 7 days will be refunded in the form of a gift certificate.  No-shows, cancellations on the day of a stay, and early checkouts are responsible for payment of the entire reservation.

Large Groups: Guests requiring reservations for large groups should call or email the inn directly before using the online reservation system, there may be specials for your group.

100 % No-Smoking Policy: Abiding by Wisconsin’s statewide Smoke-Free Air law, Franklin Victorian Bed & Breakfast is a SMOKE-FREE PROPERTY AND HAS NO DESIGNATED SMOKING AREAS.

No Candle Policy on property: No burning of any type of open-flame candles or oil items is allowed in guest rooms, on porches or property. This is for guest safety and the protection of this historic house, its furnishings and property.  Battery Candles are provided.

*Any outside services for cleaning do to damage or miss-use of bed and breakfast facilities or property may result in additional charges to your account.

Firearms: NO Firearms or Weapons are allowed in the building or on our property.

Children: Children over 13 are welcome and can stay in their parent’s room for an additional charge.

Pets: Though we love animals, we cannot allow pets due to potential allergy problems. We are happy to assist you in locating local boarding services.

The Franklin Victorian Bed & Breakfast is not responsible for any lost items. Forgotten personal items can be returned at your expense. When you make a reservation with us, you are agreeing to our policies.