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Prince George, Canada
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89 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff was very friendly and the room was good. It was quiet and the breakfast was decent. Watertown was a nice community. Good value for the money. I would stay again and recommend to others as well

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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34 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

We didn't expect much for the discounted rate we got but we're very surprised. Friendly check in, nice shower (pull hard to get the most pressure), clean and comfortable. Shower curtain did not try to attack us. Air conditioning worked well and was not too loud. No fridge or microwave, but not none was advertised at that rate. Excellent for... More 

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gm_sd083, General Manager at Econo Lodge Watertown, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us! More 

Minneapolis, Minnesota
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8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Pros: Friendly management. Across the street from Hyvee. Cons: Not enough parking in lot. No microwave. Minimal breakfast. If you are going to supply flimsy towels at least provide 2 per person.Smoke from smokers in front goes right into lobby. More water comes out of spout than shower head.

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Thank hedhead
gm_sd083, General Manager at Econo Lodge Watertown, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of your recent stay at our hotel. We have recently expanded our breakfast to include hot items. Your feedback is very important to us and we can assure you that we will use this information to do everything possible to create an enjoyable experience for each of our guests. We... More 

Melbourne, Florida
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11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

After a very long drive from Montana I booked another stay whole on the road for another Econolodge motel here in South Dakota and wasn't disappointed. This is a very comfortable, clean and quite place. The front office area is under renovation but nevertheless the girl at the front was very pleasant and the room is very comfortable and very... More 

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gm_sd083, General Manager at Econo Lodge Watertown, responded to this review

I am happy to report that the lobby remodel is finished and we have added a hot breakfast! Thank you for the kind review! More 

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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2016

Beds are comfortable. Place is dated but clean. Breakfast is sub-par for similar places...plain Cheerios and Raisin Bran, toast and English muffin no peanut butter, cheap danish, apples and hard boiled egg. Coffee was lukewarm and styrofoam cups with no tops. rooms are big with an actual recliner. Small TV.

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gm_sd083, General Manager at Econo Lodge Watertown, responded to this review

We have recently finished our lobby and breakfast remodel and are now serving a hot breakfast. We hope you will give us another chance the next time you are in the area. Kind regards, Jen General Manager More 

Surfers Paradise, Australia
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145 reviews
51 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2016

Fast check in, room was clean, bed was very comfortable, room also had a fridge and facilities to make a hot drink, as my husband has a sweet tooth we find we have to always ask for more sugar. Not used to having powder milk but it works ok. Great breakfast was included in the price. There are facilities for... More 

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Jen C, General Manager at Econo Lodge Watertown, responded to this review

We would like to thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. Feedback from our guests is very important to us and your input helps with our continuing efforts to provide excellent service and a great stay. Thank you so much for your business and we look forward to seeing you in the future. More 

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7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 October 2015 via mobile

Booking on Priceline, the "Name Your Own Price" was not available for the 2 1/2* hotels in Watertown. So, it suggested to try the 2* hotels, and I did. We ended up booking a 1- night stay at the Econo Lodge. We usually land a good deal at the Best Western Ramkota, but this 2* was about $20 less. I... More 

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21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2015

Stayed here overnight during my road trip to Louisiana. This is by far the BEST EconoLodge I have ever stayed in. The room was clean, the rate was AWESOME and it right next to a HYVEE (Jewel Osco to some of you).

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gm_sd083, Guest Relations Manager at Econo Lodge Watertown, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind review of our hotel. We appreciate you staying with us and look forward to seeing you in the future. Jen Desk manager More 

Linton, North Dakota
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38 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2015 via mobile

Price was fair and for an older Hotel very clean and quiet. Beds a little hard for my husband and me but room was clean and spacious for size of hotel. Front desk was friendly late night and morning. Had no reservation and room was only $74.99 plus tax. Even had a fridge and a coffee maker in room.

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Thank Cindy K
gm_sd083, Guest Relations Manager at Econo Lodge Watertown, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience with us. I am so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. I hope you will consider staying with us again sometime. Jen Front Desk Manager More 

Pine River, Minnesota
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23 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2015

Awful 13W CFL lamps in main area and not enough light to read a newspaper. Decent light over sink mirror, however. Cobwebs on one wall looked like they'd been there for weeks. HVAC vibrated all night long. Had we checked this out before we'd gotten ready for bed, we'd have asked for a different room, but it was about 11pm... More 

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Thank Wayne J
gm_sd083, Front Office Manager at Econo Lodge Watertown, responded to this review

On behalf of our entire team, I would like to apologize for failing to exceed your expectations. Your satisfaction is important to us and we will be using the feedback you provided to make improvements to ensure we offer an exceptional experience for our guests in the future. I hope that you will consider staying with us again so that... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Econo Lodge Watertown

Address: 920 14th St SE, Watertown, SD 57201-5326 (Formerly Travelers Inn Motel)
Region: United States > South Dakota > Watertown
Price Range: $74 - $119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge Watertown 2*
Number of rooms: 47
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