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    Watertown-Thousand Islands

      1290 Arsenal Street, Watertown
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      All first floor rooms closed. Breakfast area reopened! The contractor and his crew work Monday through Friday 7:30am to 3:30pm. If you have any questions about your reservation, please contact the hotel's front desk at 315-779-1234 for breakfast details.

      Welcome to Holiday Inn Express & Suites Watertown-Thousand Islands

      Please excuse our mess while we make strides! Our hotel is getting new siding between Sept. 6 and Oct 6 AND the entire interior is being renovated floor by floor from mid-Oct thru February

      The Holiday Inn Express & Suites-Watertown NY places you in the heart of the ever expanding dining and shopping district of Watertown. With us you can experience convenience of location right off Interstate 81 at Exit 45 within walking distance of Buffalo Wild Wings, Ponderosa, Ruby Tuesday, Starbucks, Five Guys, Chipotle, Moe's and Planet Fitness and directly across the highway Salmon Run Mall.

      Our corporate travelers will find our location convenient to all the major businesses in Watertown including Ft. Drum which is just 15 minutes away via its very own feeder road I-781 at Exit 48-A and just minutes from the Watertown International Airport (ART). Leisure travelers will find a wide variety of fun and exciting winter attractions and activities such as wine tastings at the many wineries along the Seaway Trail to downhill skiing at Dry Hill. Not to mention all the shopping available within a one-mile radius.  PLUS, Canada is just short hop across a friendly border via the iconic 1000 Islands Bridge System. Just don't forget to pack your passport!.

      While a guest at our hotel, enjoy the heated indoor pool, fitness room, dry sauna and the delicious FREE, hot breakfast buffet featuring our signature cinnamon rolls and pancake machine!

      Features Location, Location, Location! Our Watertown, NY hotel's location right off I-81 in the heart of the shopping district and within walking distance of a variety of restaurants means we're the ideal choice. Our amenities like free high-speed Internet access, an indoor pool and a sauna make us the smart choice.

      Business Services

      Wireless Data Connection
      Business Center

      Health and Fitness Center (On-site)

      Health/Fitness Center On-Site

      Health and Fitness Center (Off-site)

      Health/Fitness Center Off-Site

      Entertainment and Recreation

      Indoor Pool

      Housekeeping and Laundry Services

      Daily Housekeeping

      Weekly Housekeeping

      Dry Cleaning Pickup or Laundry Valet

      Same Day Dry Cleaning


      Safety Deposit Box available at Front Desk

      ATM/Cash Machine

      Porter Bellman


      Number of restaurants: 1

      Hotel Restaurants

      The Great Room
      Location:  Lobby
      Serves:  Breakfast
      Start your day right with our hotel's free, hot Express Start breakfast with our signature, warm cinnamon rolls, fruit, muffins and cereal, as well as a variety of breads and bagels. You'll enjoy the rotating menu of scrambled eggs, omelettes, bacon, sausage or biscuits with sausage gravy and our all new pancake station. PLUS, enjoy coffee, tea and hot cocoa round the clock.

      Nearby Restaurants

      Buffalo Wild Wings
      Location:  Plaza
      Serves:  Lunch, Dinner
      This sports bar and grill features tasty chicken wings with 15 delicious wing sauces to choose from, wraps, ribs, and a full service bar with endless drink options. The fun continues late with extended hours and over 40 TVs covering many of the most popular sporting events for your viewing pleasure. It's just a walk away or delivery is available to the hotel.
      Ruby Tuesday's
      Location:  Plaza
      Serves:  Lunch, Dinner
      This American casual dining restaurant features large portions and a serious salad bar along with juicy burgers, mouth watering steaks, chicken, fish, seafood and more. A full service bar offers the perfect accompaniment to a fresh and fabulous meal. Their menu is updated frequently with new items added several times a year. Delivery is available to the hotel.
      Starbuck's Coffee
      Location:  Plaza
      Serves:  Breakfast
      Its not just coffee at this international coffeehouse featuring a full service coffee bar and a drive through. Try their mouth watering pastries and breakfast specialties to complement the wide assortment of hot and iced coffees and teas. Great gifts available for the coffee lover in your life too. Open 7 days a week 6am to10pm
      Five Guys Burgers and Fries
      Location:  Just a short walk away!
      Serves:  Lunch, Dinner
      Deluxe, gourmet burgers and homemade fries are their specialty and they do it right! Orders are taken right over the internet as well!
      Chipotle Mexican Grill
      Location:  Not in the hotel, located just a short walk away
      Serves:  Lunch, Dinner
      A unique Mexican dining experience right in our plaza within walking distance. You can even order from your i phone!
      Moe's Southwest Grill
      Serves:  Lunch, Dinner
      Located right across the street from the hotel, it is an easy walk to some of the best burritos in the North Country. You can customize your order from a list of 25 ingredients; all fresh and prepared daily.

      Guestroom data services

      Wireless Data Connection

      High-speed Internet Access

      Business Center data services

      Wireless Data Connection


      High-speed Internet Access

      Public space data services

      Wireless Data Connection

      High-speed Internet Access

      • Parking is just steps away from all four entrances to the hotel. Parking is for hotel patrons only with designated parking spaces available for trailers, buses and tractor trailers.
      • We do not accept pets as many of our guests have allergies. Please contact the hotel for a listing of convenient local kennels.
      • American Express
      • Carte Blanche
      • Diners Club
      • Discover
      • JCB
      • MasterCard
      • Visa
      • English
      • Spanish


      • Number of rooms: 7
      • Parking
      • Service Animals Allowed

      Hotel areas that are accessible:

      Guest Rooms

      Exercise Facility


      Business Center


      Registration Desk

      Public Entrance

      Hotel areas with accessible routes from accessible public entrance:

      Exercise Facility


      Business Center


      Registration Desk

      Accessible Guest Rooms

      Hotel provides the following:

      Portable Tub Seats

      TTY for Guest Use

      Communication Kits With Visual Alarms And Notification Devices

      Closed Caption Televisions

      Accessible Self Parking

      Van Accessible Self Parking