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!
"Life is like riding a bicycle. To find balance, you have to keep moving."
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 yearly inspected by qualified organizations and Wisconsin Dept. of Health Services.
We are honored to be in the bnbfinder Diamond Collection, a distinction reserved for premier inns offering extensive amenities and highly-rated guest reviews. The Diamond Collection was introduced, in part, to help travelers streamline their search for the country’s best inns. We are honored to be a AAA property. We assure our guests that they are staying in, a professionally inspected high-quality lodging facility.
Calendar of Events, Festivals, and Things of Interest
Now the full year is Posted on our Blog Page start planning your trip.
April 24-26- Between the Bluffs Beer Wine & Cheese Festival, Southside Fest Grounds, La Crosse
May 2- TRAILS & TROUT CELEBRATION & State Bike Trails Opening, Sparta Chamber of Commerce
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Why Booking Direct with Us is BEST!
The best way to make a reservation is directly on our website or give us a call at 608-366-1427. Here's why:
- Best rates guaranteed
- No hidden costs, booking or service fees
- We cook you a full, complimentary fresh hot breakfast
- Priority consideration for room requests
- Most flexible cancellation terms
- Free parking and WI-FI
Where to Elope in Wisconsin's Driftless Region
So, you’ve said nope to the traditional wedding and decided to elope! A small ceremony surrounded by your closest friends and family will make it a special day you’ll never forget but first, you have to pick where you’re going to tie the knot.
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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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