Holiday Inn Express & Suites Watertown-Thousand Islands

1290 Arsenal StreetWatertown13601USA

About Holiday Inn Express & Suites Watertown-Thousand Islands

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Watertown-Thousand Islands is a New York hotel off I-81 near the Canadian border.

The air-conditioned rooms offers ensuite, hairdryer, desk, free Wi-Fi, free local calls, ironing set, tea and coffee maker, refrigerator, microwave, flat-screen TV and daily housekeeping. Connecting rooms and whirlpool suites are also available.

The smoke-free hotel provides 24-hour front desk, free parking, dry cleaning service, free lobby newspaper, ATM, front desk safe, business center, conference space, meeting room, fitness center, indoor pool and sauna.

Guests can enjoy an Express Start Breakfast buffet each morning served in the Great Room. It's also near dining establishments for other meals during the day.

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Watertown-Thousand Islands is near Ft. Drum, Boldt Castle, Singer Castle, Rock Island Lighthouse, Dry Hill, Seaway Trail, Salmon Run Mall, Jefferson Community College, Sci-Tech Center of Northern New York and Jefferson County Historical Society.


1290 Arsenal Street, Watertown, NY, 13601, USA
Telephone: +1(315)7791234 | Fax: +1(315)7791100 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Bell service
  • Business center
  • Computer with internet
  • Conference rooms
  • Elevator
  • Express check-in / out
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Gym
  • Hotel safe
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Parking garage
  • Restaurant
  • Towels at the pool / beach
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Room safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Wellness / Spa

  • Sauna


  • Accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible

For children

  • Child / Baby crib

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 16:00

Positive Reviews

Nice Filling Breakfast

Guests complimented the free Express Start Breakfast bar. It offers a good compilation of food items. Guests enjoyed the taste as well. Plus, for those people who mentioned they would miss out on breakfast because of an early departure, the hotel provided an on-the-go breakfast bag.

Family-friendly Location

Visitors with kids say that they really love this location because they offer freebies like evening cookies and breakfast. They also mentioned that the swimming pool is a nice escape with the kids. It's also close to locations for food and shopping, which comes in handy for visitors who have children in tow.

Gracious and Courteous Staff

The staff goes out of their way to help their guests by running an efficient and cleanly hotel. The majority of visitors had friendly interactions and found the staff to be knowledgeable when providing information about the area or the hotel.

Negative Reviews

Prepare for Possible Noise Factors

Some guests mentioned that they were able to hear other guests. Others mentioned highway noises as being a problem. For the most part though, guests didn't have an issue with sound here.

Could Benefit from Deep Cleaning

Some visitors mentioned, although the guestrooms are clean for the most part, some of the rooms and suites could use a good scrub down. They cite things like trash under beds, food from prior guests on the furniture and dirty walls.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 1159 reviews across the web
8.8 /10
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8.8 out of 10 based on 1159 reviews