Congratulations to the Mom and Me Contest Winners…

EeokYl[PHOTOS] When these mother/daughter/sons look at each other, they feel like they are looking in the mirror! In celebration of Mother’s Day, Zehnder’s of Frankenmuth hosted its fourth annual “#Mom&Me” Look-Alike Photo Contest on our official Facebook fan page for a chance to show off Mom’s Mini-Me!
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Zehnder’s 2016 Mother of the Year Winner

Shirley-ZanleyThank you to all who entered the Zehnder’s annual Mother of the Year contest.  Congratulations to Shirley Zanley from Warren, Michigan for winning Zehnder’s Mother of the Year contest! Her daughter Cherylin Piazza submitted the winning poem.
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Everything’s Open!

12968179_1366455740046900_8188082462013266703_oBy Al Zehnder, CEO of Zehnder’s of Frankenmuth

The opening of our championship golf facility, The Fortress marks that point in the year when everything in our company is open. The Fortress officially opened for the 2016 season on April 14. The mild winter allowed us to open a facility that’s already in great shape.
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USA Today Readers’ Choice Best Small Town Food Scene 2016 – Frankenmuth, Michigan

rca-logo-headerExecutive Chef John Zehnder, CEC, AAC, HGT

We are so proud!!!

Here in Frankenmuth we take great pride in the fact that we’re still a community of small town “mom & pop” businesses. Our community’s cultural uniqueness and the fact that we offer both eclectic choices and traditional fare when it comes to dining choices has been and continues to draw folks back to Frankenmuth time and time again. Can’t even begin to tell you how many senior citizens tell me about coming to Frankenmuth with their parents.
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The Fortress’s Chip and Sip – Par 3 Challenge

chipandsipJoin us this summer and help celebrate our 25th anniversary at The Fortress golf course. Enjoy a fun evening of golf, delicious wine & spectacular Hors D’oeuvres prepared by Zehnders culinary staff!
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You Make the Call…or the Click!

baseball-umpireYou “Make the Call”…no we are not talking balls and strikes but saving you time and conveniently making life easier with our new Zehnder’s online dinner reservation system…that’s right, our valued guests can now make dinner reservations online thanks to our partnership with Opentable. Unlike other “online” reservation services which can rely on faxes or table allocations, your reservation has a live direct connection into Zehnder’s making availability information up-to-date, and immediately confirming your reservation.
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Be Our Guest…

princess-luncheonOn Saturday, March 5th, Zehnder’s Main Dining Room was transformed into a magical, colorful kingdom fit for over 200 princesses and princes. Each little girl and boy stepped into the fairytale dining room dressed as their favorite Disney princess or Prince Charming escorted each child to Cinderella and graced them with their choice of a sparkly tiara or sword to complete their outfit. Cinderella personally greeted each prince and princess and allowed photos to be taken with her and then received a souvenir photo of them together to take home.
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Recognition is Nice!

al-svsu-award-2016By Al Zehnder, CEO of Zehnder’s of Frankenmuth

We don’t work everyday hoping for awards, plaques or trophies but it’s nice when our collective effort as a team is noticed. We were fortunate to have been recognized twice in the last month.
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Executive Chef John Zehnder Awarded Prestigious Lawrence Conti Chair Achievement Award

john zehnder hermann rusch award2Executive Chef John Zehnder, CEC, AAC, HGT has been chosen to receive the 2016 American Academy of Chefs –  Lawrence A. Conti, CEC, AAC, HOF Chair’s Achievement Award.

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Zehnder’s Splash Village Hotel and Waterpark Named Winner in 2016 Tripadvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards for Hotels

2015-Splash-062 sj-smallerFRANKENMUTH MI – March 5, 2016 – Zehnder’s Splash Village Hotel and Waterpark has been recognized as a winner in the Hotels for Families category of the 2016 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice™ awards for Hotels, ranking number 18 out of 25 in the nation. For the 14th year, TripAdvisor has highlighted the world’s top properties based on the millions of reviews and opinions collected in a single year from travelers around the globe. Winners were identified in the categories of Top Hotels, Bargain, B&Bs and Inns, Luxury, Service and Small Hotels. The hallmarks of Travelers’ Choice winners are remarkable service, quality and value.
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