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.
Calendar of Events for your Staycation
Start planning your 2019 Vacations and Time Away together. Here are some amazing events and festivals to help you do just that...FALL IS COMING LEAF-PEEPERS!
Concerts in the Park, Evan Bosshard Park
*Wednesday evenings, easy walk from the B&B
May 29 – August 28, 7-9pm
August 30-Sept 2- La Crosse Area Bicycle Festival, Riverside Park
September 8- Twilight Tour- Norskedalen Nature and Heritage Center, Coon Valley
September 19-22- Applefest, La Crescent, MN
September 21-22- Driftless Area Art Festival, Soldiers Grove, WI
September 27-29- Warrens Cranberry Festival, Warrens, WI
Sept 26-29- Octoberfest USA & Parade, La Crosse, WI
**See a more details list click ButtonCalendar of Events
Why You Should Book Directly With Us
The best way to make a reservation is directly on our website. Here's why:
- Best rates guaranteed
- No hidden costs, booking or service fees
- We cook you a full, complimentary fresh breakfast
- Priority consideration for room requests
- Most flexible cancellation terms
- Free parking
Trout fishing in Sparta, WI!
Sparta big fish is waiting for you!
Trout fishing has become a craze in Sparta. Why wouldn’t it!? Spend the day relaxing in nature, fishing away and you are rewarded with one of the tastiest fish out there. Locals here have been fishing in the La Crosse River and our surrounding lakes for centuries, but if you want a chance to come try your hand for the day, you’ve got to know where to go. Luckily for you, we’re ready to tell you all of our favorite fishing spots in and around Sparta. ...Read More of this BLOG.
UPDATE: 8/21/19-GREAT NEWS WE HAVE BEEN WAITING FOR ON THE ELROY-SPARTA BIKE TRAIL. JUST IN TIME FOR FALL COLORS!
Currently, the trail from Sparta to Kendall is rideable. Experience all Tunnels.READ OUR BLOG
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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