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Featured Motels in Watertown

Royal Inn Motel
2 out of 5
25791 Route 37, Watertown, NY
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $70 per night from Sep 29 to Sep 30

Situated in Watertown, this motel is 0.9 mi (1.5 km) from Highland Meadows Golf and Country Club and within 6 miles (10 km) of Fort Drum and Jefferson County ...

3.4/5 (162 reviews)

"It was clean and reasonably priced and fairly close to town"…"

Reviewed on Dec. 1, 2019

Royal Inn Motel
Adirondack Efficiencies Watertown
2 out of 5
1030 Arsenal Street, Building A, Watertown, NY
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $60 per night from Sep 29 to Sep 30

Situated in Watertown, this motel is within 2 miles (3 km) of Salmon Run Mall, Sci-Tech Center of Northern New York and Jefferson Community College. Jefferson ...

3/5 (170 reviews)
Nice stay.

"I researched a low cost hotel & found them. Their ratings didn't look so good, but I’ve stayed in hotels with awful ratings that were the best spots. They're a laid back place. If you're looking for the Ritz, go somewhere else. I enjoyed my stay. We’re that couple who likes our own space & will clean ..."…"

Reviewed on Jun. 15, 2020

Adirondack Efficiencies Watertown
Allen's Budget Motel
2.5 out of 5
24019 NY State Route 342, Watertown, NY
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $78 per night from Sep 29 to Sep 30

Situated in Watertown, this motel is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Highland Meadows Golf and Country Club and within 6 miles (10 km) of Fort Drum and Jefferson County ...

4.2/5Excellent! (94 reviews)

"When checking in, after they assigned a room, I mentioned that I'd been there in the summer and liked that the room had a decent-sized table so I could have my sister and her husband visit me there since I'm allergic to their pets. We need a table because we like to play cards. They said the room ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec. 23, 2019

Allen's Budget Motel

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Rainbow Motel
2 out of 5
24480 NY State Route 12 N, Watertown, NY
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Situated in Watertown, this motel is within 6 miles (10 km) of Highland Meadows Golf and Country Club, Jefferson Community College and Jefferson County Historical ...

2.3/5 (56 reviews)

"The gentleman at the desk was concerned about my bad knee, as our booked room was up a flight if stairs, a younger couple waiting to check in was booked on bottom. Floor. He asked them if they would mind if we switched rooms. They agreed very nicely. We were so greatful for both parties."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 4, 2019

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Watertown Motels for the Frugal Traveler

There are more than 15 hotels and other lodging choices in Watertown, though you'll find just 4 affordable motels. These budget-friendly accommodations can help you save some cash when compared with traditional hotels, which have more amenities but ones you may never use.

Because you'll save on your room, you can make the most of what Watertown has to offer. In the area, favorite places to visit include Fort Drum.

Fun fact: Motels made their debut in the 1920s as convenient lodging for the tired traveler taking a road trip along the major roadways of America. Motel properties often have free parking, and many also feature an outdoor pool.

Here are some of Expedia customers' recommended Watertown motels to choose from:

Royal Inn Motel

  • Stay within a short 8-minute drive of Fort Drum.
  • Enjoy access to the free WiFi and free parking, as well as room amenities like cable TV.

Adirondack Efficiencies Watertown

  • An indoor pool along with freebies like breakfast, WiFi, and parking are available during your stay.
  • You'll be located within 15 minutes of Fort Drum by car.

Allen's Budget Motel

  • Enjoy access to the coffee shop, and freebies including WiFi and parking.
  • Stay within a short 8-minute drive of Fort Drum.

Rainbow Motel

  • It's located within a short 9-minute drive of Fort Drum.
  • Free WiFi and free parking are available during your stay, along with room amenities like cable TV.

What to Do in Watertown

Visitors to Watertown speak highly of its shops and restaurants. Take time for sightseeing and enjoy all there is to do in this historical area.

These are some outdoorsy places nearby:

  • Thompson Park
  • Westcott Beach State Park
  • Carthage Recreational Park

These are some attractions the whole family can enjoy:

  • Burrville Cider Mill
  • New York State Zoo at Thompson Park

To learn about the area's history, take time to see:

  • Sackets Harbor Battlefield State Park
  • Historic Train Station

Watertown is also notable for its:

  • Baseball
  • University life
  • Architecture
  • Flowers

Best Time to Visit Watertown

Figure out the ideal time to visit Watertown by looking over the seasonal weather details below:
  • The hottest months are typically July and August, while January and February are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 47° F and nighttime temperatures average 8° F
  • April-June: 78° F is the daytime average and 28° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 80° F and nighttime averages are around 43° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 64° F during the day and 12° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 36.06 inches in a year

How to Get to Watertown and Around the Area

Watertown Transportation
NameTypeDistance
Watertown, NY (ART-Watertown Intl.) Airport 6.1 mi (9.8 km)
Kingston, ON (YGK-Norman Rogers) Airport 38.4 mi (61.8 km)

Frequently asked questions

What can I expect from a motel trip to Watertown?
Because you’ll save on your room price, you can enjoy more of the attractions in Watertown. In the area, favorite places to visit include Fort Drum.
What is a motel?
At most motels, you’ll often find free parking and an outdoor pool. When you stay at a motel, you’ll usually access your room from an outside corridor overlooking the parking lot. In the U.S., motels became more commonplace at the end of the 1940s with the popularity of car travel and road trip vacations, peaking in the 1960s with over 60,000 properties.
What are the best motels in Watertown?
Royal Inn Motel: Stay within a short 10-minute drive of Fort Drum. Enjoy access to the 24-hour front desk, and freebies including WiFi and parking. Adirondack Efficiencies Watertown: An indoor pool and free WiFi are available during your stay, along with room amenities like a microwave. You’ll be located within 17 minutes of Fort Drum by car. Allen’s Budget Motel: Enjoy access to the coffee shop, and freebies including WiFi and parking. Stay within a short 9-minute drive of Fort Drum. Rainbow Motel: You’ll be located within 13 minutes of Fort Drum by car. Free WiFi and free parking are available during your stay, along with room amenities like air conditioning.
What can I do in Watertown?
In this historical area, you can check out the shops and enjoy the restaurants while you’re sightseeing. Some outdoorsy places nearby include Thompson Park, Westcott Beach State Park, and Carthage Recreational Park. You’ll find these family-friendly attractions: New York State Zoo at Thompson Park, Sci-Tech Center of Northern New York, and Burrville Cider Mill. To learn more about local history, take some time at Roswell P. Flower Memorial Library and Jefferson County Historical Society. During your trip, here are some other places to visit: Salmon Run Mall, Highland Meadows Golf and Country Club, and Dry Hill Ski Area.
What's the weather like in Watertown?
Weather can make or break a roadtrip, so we’ve gathered some data about year-round temperatures in Watertown to help you plan yours. The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 65°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 24°F. The snowiest months in Watertown are January, December, February, and March, with each month seeing an average of 33 inches of snowfall.
What are my options for getting around Watertown when staying in a motel?
We’ve gathered some information about local transportation options in Watertown to help you navigate your stay: Fly into Watertown, NY (ART-Watertown Intl.), which is located 6.1 mi (9.8 km) away from the heart of the city. Otherwise, look for flights into Kingston, ON (YGK-Norman Rogers), which is 38.4 mi (61.8 km) away. If you’d like to venture out around the area, you may want a rental car for your journey.