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Holiday Inn Express Watertown

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   3900 9th Avenue SE, Watertown, SD 57201
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Ranked #6 of 11 Hotels in Watertown
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2012
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  • Cleanliness
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Montreal, Canada
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51 reviews 51 reviews
16 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2012

We stopped again for an overnight stay at our favorite hotel.Once again I can exclaime about the cleaniness of this great hotel.I only wished that we could have stayed a few days but duty calls at home.They still have that great breakfast ,one could not ask for more to eat in the morning .different kinds of coffee,cereals,fruit,scrambled eggs ,bacon and... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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14 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2012

The hotel is a non descript building near the airport just outside the City of Watertown. The room was roomy and comfortable. The breakfast the next morning was a bit tasteless, more geared towards the business man or woman rushing to get out to a meeting. But I have to compliment the friendly and excellent service from the staff.

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Wallington, New Jersey
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10 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2012

I drove through Watertown on a short road trip from Minneapolis to Fargo (I took the long way purposely) and decided to spend the night. The building is an odd shape, which makes it unique. Upon walking in, I was greeted with a smile, given my key, and was told each guest gets a shot at the plinko board that... More

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Winnipeg
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19 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2012

We had to pull off the highway in a February blizzard and this hotel was right at the highway exit making it easy to find in a near white-out. The front desk clerk coped well with the sudden influx of customers (some more patient than others - Please, people, it's not the clerk's fault that the prices are too high... More

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Tampa
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41 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2012

I stay here every time I'm in the area. The staff is excellent and very friendly. The cookies in the afternoon at the lobby are to die for! Chocolate reece's pieces! Room is clean. The breakfast bar is pretty standard. Comfy room.

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Winnipeg
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2012

I have driven by this hotel many times on my way South without ever getting off the freeway and stopping. It turned out to be a pleasant surprise. Room was clean large and confortable, front desk was helpful, free breakfast was excellent and all went well. Next to hotel was a nice place to eat reasonably for supper and a... More

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South Dakota
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19 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2012

My first impression of the hotel wasn't all that great. I was struggling to wheel the luggage cart through the front door and a woman mopping the floor and the front desk person just stood there and watched. I couldn't hold the door open and push the cart trough. I'd say helping someone in that situation isn't good hotel service,... More

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St Paul , Minnesota
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5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2011

I am a priority Rewards member and have never been treated so poorly at a Holiday Inn or Express. Rude, snippy, short tempered! This is how I describe the manager, she needs some people skills. She was rude and at no point wanted to work with the patrons' problems at hand. I didn't talk to one person at the place... More

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Twin Cities, MN, USA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2011

We were in town for a family weekend and booked this hotel because it sounded like a great place for children to play. The pool was really dirty and in bad shape - lots of broken pieces (up high, nothing dangerous) and the kids slide was ok, but at the bottom was a large piece of plastic that was supposed... More

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Kansas
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2011

Overall, the hotel was clean, good breakfast, and the pool looked fantastic for kids. But I came away thinking I probably would not stay here again. The main reason was the room that I had was one of the smallest hotel rooms I have ever been in. Just trying to get to the window to open it was a chore... More

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Address: 3900 9th Avenue SE, Watertown, SD 57201
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Location: United States > South Dakota > Watertown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Watertown 2.5*
Number of rooms: 66
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