Experience Warm Sparta Tranquility
at our Bed & Breakfast
Unique, comfortable, and welcoming bed and breakfast in the driftless area of Southwest Wisconsin. Our inviting bed and breakfast accommodations and abiding sense of hospitality promise welcome, rest, and renewal. We offer a getaway that will welcome you at the door.
Sparta is “The Bicycling Capital of America” and the inn is located in the heart of the Hidden Valleys of Southwest Wisconsin, a fun, romantic getaway so quiet and beautiful. Celebrated rivers, drift-less rugged hills, scenic farms, tranquil back roads, bike trails, crystal air, and friendly people combine to make Sparta the ideal place to get away, Four season biking and escape from it all.
Your Eco-Friendly stay starts here! We are proud to be Green. Come Experience True Wisconsin Hospitality!
Our B&B is on the National Register of Historic Places. Built in the early 1900s by a Sparta banker, Mr. W.G. Williams, this Queen Anne-style Victorian home features leaded stained glass windows, fireplaces, an open staircase, original woodwork, and unique architectural features.
The Franklin Victorian Bed & Breakfast is legally licensed and regularly inspected by qualified organizations and Wisconsin Dept. of Health Services. We are a valued BedandBreakfast.com "Diamond Collection" property & AAA Property. Our memberships assure our guests that they are staying in, a professionally inspected high-quality lodging facility.
Why Stay With Us when you visit Sparta?
for a Special Place~
- Full Breakfast cooked Fresh each morning
- Customer Service is Our Number 1 importance
- Beautiful, private, large, clean, guest rooms
- Wonderful amenities
- GREAT Value
- Quiet stay
- Relaxing things to do in our area.
- Holiday Events, Local Shops, and Holiday Park light display
Quick View of Events: October/November/December
Entering into the Fall and Holiday Season...
October 6-31- House of Shadows just a few blocks from our B&B on Weekends.
November 4- WINTER CRAFT FAIR @ Sparta High School 8:30-4 pm.
November 23- KRISKINDLMARKT @ Mueller Square downtown Sparta watch for the New expansion area. Fridays 4-8pm and Sat. 10 am-8pm
Amazing stuff going on.
November 30- Sparta Holiday Parade and lighting of the Holiday Park
December 7- Holiday lights @ Evans-Bosshard Park. Lights will be up through the holiday season and other events will be going on too.
December 8- US Holiday Train
Corner of South Water Street and Milwaukee Street
Time: 6:40 PM 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Calendar of Area Events
House of Shadows Haunted House....
Not so Scary and Scary Times....
The House of Shadows in Sparta, WI. The House of Shadows Haunted House is an interactive haunted attraction/fundraiser for the Boys & Girls Club of Sparta. Just a few blocks from the B&B.
Located at 501 Osborne Dr St
Weekends starting October 6 through October 31.
Not So Scary: 6-7pm Very Scary: 7 pm until finished! Ticket Sales end at 10 pm Sharp!
A Wealth of Amenities & Activities
A Famous Recreation Destination...
Among the many complimentary amenities at our historic inn, we offer Free Wi-Fi Internet available throughout the Inn and Free Parking. Lap desks surfaces are in the guest rooms for use with laptops and tablets.
Bed, Breakfast, Bike, and Beyond… There is no shortage of year-round activities and attractions, such as biking, canoeing, kayaking, aquatics center, horseback riding, hiking, Amish & heritage, golfing, festivals, skiing, Fall foliage, cranberries and more! Enjoy the famous Elroy-Sparta Bike Trail and other state bike trails. You can ride your bike to the trails or use our shuttle service from our inn.
We are a motorcycle-friendly bed and breakfast. We have INSIDE, LOCKED, Motorcycle space while you stay here and we will garage your bikes overnight as part of our services.
Bicyclist-friendly we have INSIDE LOCKED space for your bikes as part of our services too.
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