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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We have been here several times and the staff there have been great, we checked the room out first and found the first one had a bit of a strange musty smell to it, guess it needs new carpets or something but they offered another room and that was fine. The staff do go out of their way to help... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We were exhausted when we got here but oh what a nice little place to stay. Nothing to be critical about at all. The room was clean and the breakfast was more than what is offered at a typical restaurant. Eggs sausage and the waffle maker along with the typical continental fare. The bed. So heavenly after a long day... More 

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Thank Laura B
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I wrote a review several months ago and was very pleased with this place. I've had to come here several times during the last few months and it's been just as pleasant. Today, however, I had to change my first round because it smelled like urine. The second room wasn't much better. There is black mold in the shower, no... More 

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Albany, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Complimentary bottled water, juice breakfast! Clean rooms and very reasonable. Would have given 5 stars but the lobby was way too warm and i had noticed a cup of juice sit on the antique sewing machine in the upstairs hallway for two days. I did bring it to the attention of the desk person on the second day. I would... More 

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Buffalo, NY
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for two nights during Labor Day weekend for a visit to the Thousand Islands. It is just off Highway 81, with many restaurants and shopping nearby. The staff was very friendly, welcoming and helpful with the surrounding area. The room was big and clean, and the bed was super comfortable. One of the most comfy beds I've... More 

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Jamestown, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016

Price was very reasonable, came to just under $100 including taxes, and the breakfast, if you're interested, was great. Really edible scrambled eggs, Starbucks coffee, both caffienated and decaff!!! Super fruit juices, fruit, milk, yogurt, waffles, sausages. And the coffee and juices are free around the clock! Front deck was gracious and welcoming; the room was clean and had everything... More 

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016

We stayed in a double room with 2 beds. The room was huge, bigger than any other we have seen till date. Very neat and clean. Fridge, TV and microwave in excellent condition. Small coffee maker was there too, but we didnt use it. The beds were very comfortable. Bathroom was very spacious, well fitted and sparkly clean. Hotel was... More 

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Greenville, South Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

This motel is very nice, independent and I'm glad I found it. It's clean, easy to find off of Interstate 81 and the staff was friendly. The room was clean, smelled good, had a comfortable bed, nice TV and decent internet. There are plenty off eating options close by from fast food to nice restaurants. The breakfast was excellent, especially... More 

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Trenton, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2016

This is our 2nd stay. They have changed from Quality Inn. Its now independent Hotel. Now called The Inn On 81. But still comfortable place to stay. Good breakfast to get you going in the Morning. Room was clean and great for our two day stay. Also got to see Cindy at front Desk. Nice lady that works hard to... More 

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Owego, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016

Stayed here one night and found the room adequate. Room was clean and temperature controls worked well. Nice to have a little fridge. Desk staff was average. One of the room key cards didn't work. Took it back to be rekeyed after walking way out of my way and found it still didn't work. Breakfast was pretty good. Daughter loved... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Center with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Inn at 81 Watertown includes more of what you want when traveling to Northern New York State! We are a completely renovated and upgraded property with all our improvements completed for 2011. Take advantage of our complimentary hot breakfast served daily, and free Wi-Fi in all guest rooms. Additionally, every guest room comes equipped with microwaves, mini-fridges and cable TV. The Inn at 81 Watertown is your best value near the Thousand Islands, Fort Drum, the Great Lakes Seaway Trail, and the entire Northern New York region. We offer the perfect accommodations whether you are in town to visit family stationed at Fort Drum, home to the Army's 10th Mountain Division, or to enjoy a weekend shopping trip from across the 1000 Islands Bridge. We are less than 1 mile from the newly expanded shopping district which includes the Salmon Run Mall, Sam's Club and Wal-Mart. A reminder to our friends from Kingston, Ontario - we are only 25 miles from the Canadian border! Adventure enthusiasts come to experience 14 sets of class III and IV rapids along the Black River. There's snowmobiling at Tug Hill Plateau and snowboarding and skiing throughout the Dry Hill and Thompson Park area. We offer plenty of parking for snowmobile travelers in the winter and are within a few minutes of multiple access points for the Black River. So whether you are Whitewater kayaking, flat water paddling, snowmobiling or skiing we've got you covered at The Inn at 81 Watertown. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Inn at 81

Address: 1190 Arsenal St, Watertown, NY 13601-2212 (Formerly Quality Inn and Suites)
Location: United States > New York > Watertown
Price Range: $74 - $98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Inn at 81 2.5*
Number of rooms: 71
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