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Set in the eclectic city of Watertown, South Dakota, nearby Brookings, Clark, and Summit, our hotel provides a family-friendly stay with exciting amenities, clean facilities, and friendly staff. Best Western Watertown Inn & Suites is in an ideal location nearby Watertown's top attractions, such as the Terry Redlin Art Center, the Bramble Park Zoo, Goss Opera House, and the Watertown Mall.

Top businesses such as Terex, John Deere, Titan, Butler, Bobcat, and WAPA are situated nearby, providing a convenient location for business travelers. With the varying attractions available and a long list of amenities, our hotel appeals to travelers of nearly any interest.

Simple décor and an array of amenities provide a comfortable stay at our hotel while visiting Watertown. A remote-controlled TV, coffee maker, microwave (by request), refrigerator, hairdryer, voicemail, room phone, and more amenities are present in our rooms. Larger families can take advantage of cribs, sofa beds, and rollaway beds per request.

Complimentary full breakfast, workout facilities, 24-hour business center, free parking, and meeting facilities are a few of the available benefits you can enjoy during a stay. Kids will enjoy spending time at the indoor waterpark at the hotel while parents lounge in the nearby pool. After a day spent in the pool area, a snack station in the lobby will help you boost your energy and fulfill snack cravings.

Outstanding customer service, proximity to nearby attractions, and clean, comfortable rooms await you at our hotel in Watertown, South Dakota.

Guest Rooms

Popular rooms offered at this hotel.

Hotel Amenities

Because We CareSM

Cleaning Standards

Industry-Leading Cleaning Standards

Modified Breakfast

Breakfast Service & Selections 

Low Rate Guarantee

Low Rate Guarantee

Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
We are pet friendly and allow up to two dogs in a rented room. The size limit for any one dog shall be 80 pounds. Other pet types (e.g. cats) may be allowed upon the hotel's approval prior to arrival. The pet friendly rate is $20 per day. A refundable cleaning and damage deposit of $100 is required upon check-in. If damage occurs or excessive cleaning is needed, the deposit can become non-refundable and the hotel may charge additionally to cover the costs of repair or cleaning.
Child Policy
Children 18 And Under Are Free In Room With One Paying Adult In Existing Bedding.


Hotel location and the surrounding area

Nearby Attractions

Area Business

  • 1 mile(s) from Terex Corporation
  • .5 mile(s) from Titan Machinery
  • .9 mile(s) from Premier Bankcard
  • 5 mile(s) from Watertown Box Corporation
  • 1.1 mile(s) from Sparton
  • 3.9 mile(s) from Glacial Lakes Ethanol
  • 5.2 mile(s) from Esco Manufacturing
  • 4.9 mile(s) from Persona
  • 3.2 mile(s) from Kibble Equipment
  • 4.8 mile(s) from Superior Homes


  • 0.7 mile(s) from Terry Redlin Art Center, is an art gallery located in Watertown, South Dakota where over 150 of artist Terry Redlin's original paintings are displayed. The center was opened on June 6, 1997 and has welcomed over two million visitors.
  • 2 mile(s) from Watertown Mall, a one level mall located in Watertown, South Dakota. From clothing to beauty, healthcare to recreation, there's something for everyone at the Watertown Mall. The Watertown Mall is Your Place for Shopping & Leisure.
  • 3.1 mile(s) from Watertown Brewing Company, handcrafted beer made right here in Watertown, SD along with the most delicious pub fare you’ve ever tasted... always something new and different to enjoy in our warm, inviting atmosphere.
  • 3.2 mile(s) from Goss Opera House, historic charm meets modern elegance. If these walls could talk, the stories they would tell! We invite you to create your own history at the Goss
  • 3.2 mile(s) from Codington County Heritage, the mission of the Codington County Historical Society and Heritage Museum is to collect, preserve and disseminate the history of the county in order to educate the community and stimulate an appreciation for our local history.
  • 3.3 mile(s) from Watertown Family Aquatic Center
  • 3.8 mile(s) from Mellette House, is a historic home and museum located at 421 Fifth Avenue Northwest in Watertown, South Dakota. It is the former residence of the first governor of South Dakota, Arthur C. Mellette. The Mellette family built the house in 1885 on Prospect Hill and lived there until 1895
  • 4.2 mile(s) from Riverside Park
  • 4.4 mile(s) from Bramble Park Zoo, is located in Watertown, South Dakota. Open since 1912, the zoo comprises 15 acres with approximately 500 animals representing 130 different species. Bramble Park Zoo has been an accredited member of the Association of Zoos & Aquariums since 1993
  • 4.5 mile(s) from Glacial Lakes Distellery
  • 7.7 mile(s) from Pelican Lake Rec Area
  • 8.3 mile(s) from Cattail Crossing Golf, is a recently renovated 27-hole, family-friendly facility adjacent to beautiful Lake Kampeska. Architectural updates have provided new tees, greens and complete holes to accommodate all ages and skill levels. A new large fairway-sized driving range and practice green, with full flight range balls, is perfect for practice or to schedule lessons.
  • 8.6 mile(s) from Lake Kampeska, is a 5,250-acre inland glacial lake in the U.S. state of South Dakota. It is located west-northwest of Watertown, South Dakota and lies entirely within Codington County and the Coteau des Prairies
  • 9.8 mile(s) from Sandy Shore Recreation Area, is a South Dakota State Recreation Area in east-central South Dakota, United States, near Watertown. The recreation area is located on the shore of Lake Kampeska, a 5,250-acre inland glacial lake. Within the recreation area is a beach, boat ramp, 17-site campground and canoe/kayak rentals.


  • Across the street from Grainery, Full Service, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • 1.3 mile(s) from Dempsey's Brewery, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner
  • 1.1 mile(s) from Harry's, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner
  • 1.3 mile(s) from El Tapatio, Full Service, Mexican, Open for: lunch, dinner
  • 1.3 mile(s) from Perkin's Restaurant, Full Service, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • 2.3 mile(s) from Guadalajara's, Full Service, Mexican, Open for: lunch, dinner
  • 1.2 mile(s) from Maverick's, Full Service, Steak House, Open for: lunch, dinner
  • 1.0 mile(s) from Applebee's, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner
  • 1.0 mile(s) from Buffalo Wild Wings, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner
  • 4.0 mile(s) from 2nd Street Station, Full Service, Steak House, Open for: lunch, dinner


  • 1.5 mile(s) from LATI, Our distinctive technical education will help land you a job in a high-demand career field. At Lake Area Tech, we work hard to keep our programs cutting-edge and our graduates happy. We want you to love what you do! Founded in 1965 as the first technical school in South Dakota, Lake Area Tech now has 31 programs (12 online E-Degrees), 2,600+ enrolled students, and a living record of success: 22,000+ graduates 99% of our graduates are employed or are continuing education
  • 2.70 mile(s) from Lake Area Technical College
  • 3.30 mile(s) from Mount Marty University, location Watertown, SD
  • 102.00 mile(s) from Augustana University
  • 159.00 mile(s) from University of South Dakota

Nearby Cities

  • 48 mile(s) from Brookings
  • 96 mile(s) from Sioux Falls
  • 34 mile(s) from Clark
  • 103 mile(s) from Aberdeen
  • 30 mile(s) from Summit


  • 1.1 mile(s) from Walmart Supercenter
  • 2 mile(s) from Watertown Mall
  • 3 mile(s) from Coteau Chic Boutique
  • 1.5 mile(s) from Target
  • 1.8 mile(s) from Runnings
  • 2 mile(s) from Menards
  • 1.1 mile(s) from Trav's Outfitters


  • 102 mile(s) from Hector International Airport
  • 102 mile(s) from Joe Foss Field Airport
  • 10.00 mile(s) from Watertown Regional Airport
  • 0.1 mile(s) from Greyhound Bus Station