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Holiday Inn Express & Suites Watertown-Thousand Islands

1290 Arsenal Street , Watertown, New York 13601

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EXPRESS Start™ Breakfast
The real breakfast of champions? The kind that's complimentary and waiting for you every morning. We've got our free Express Start Breakfast with Grab 'n' Go options to help kick start your day.
We’re big on the little things. Like Wi-Fi, coffee and tea, and all the in-room conveniences that make you feel right at home, even when you’re away.
Power up while you power down. Bedside outlets, a plush duvet, your pick of pillows, and a quiet place to settle in means you’ll get some solid shut-eye.

Explore Our Hotel

Welcome to the Holiday Inn Express & Suites-Watertown/Thousand Islandsconveniently located just off I-81 at Exit 45 in the heart of the Watertown NY shopping and dining district. Just minutes away are the Class IV rapids of the Black River providing some of the best white water rafting in the state, Jefferson County Fairgrounds site of live entertainment and the oldest county fair in the US, and the Watertown Municipal Arena home of the Wolves professional hockey team. The splendor of the Thousand Islands Region including famous Boldt Castle and the beautiful St Lawrence River is just 30 minutes away.

Guests doing business in the area will find the hotel located close to the Watertown International Airport, Jefferson Community College, major area businesses including Samaritan Hospital, New York Air Brake,, Knowlton Specialty Products and Car Freshner, as well as a key military installation, Fort Drum.

Holiday Inn Express & Suites - Watertown/Thousand Islands features a variety of guest accommodations from standard rooms with either two queen beds or one king, Executive King Suites with a bedroom area, a living area and kitchenette and deluxe Jacuzzi suites. A heated, indoor pool; complimentary breakfast buffet;, 24-hour fitness room, guest pantry and restaurants within walking distance will enhance and complete your stay.

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Guest Rooms
Guest Rooms
For the most comfortable stay in Watertown, NY near Lake Ontario & the 1000 Islands, our hotel's amenities treat you to plasma TVs with Hi Def channels, free high-speed internet access and a mini refrigerator.
Room Features


  • Black-out Shades
  • Rollaway Bed/Cot Available
  • Crib Available
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Separate Hanging Closet
  • In-Room Heating and A/C Controls
  • Asthma/Allergy Sensitive Features

Bathroom/Personal Care

  • Private Bathroom
  • Bathroom Amenities Available
  • Hair Dryer
  • Bathtub
  • Separate/Walk-in Shower

In-Room Features

  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Coffee Maker
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Work Desk with Lamp
  • Desk-level Electrical Outlet
  • Free Local Calls
  • Cable/Satellite
  • Premium Channels
  • Direct-dial Phone
  • Phone with Voicemail
  • 120AC
  • Complimentary Morning Newspaper
  • Windows Open by Guest

Added Value

  • Connecting Rooms Available
  • Phone in Bathroom
  • Complimentary Coffee/Tea Supplies
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Eat & Drink
  • Full Breakfast Included
  • Breakfast Buffet Included
  • Continental Breakfast Included
  • Complimentary Coffee in Lobby
  • Kids Eat Free
  • Off-site Restaurant Delivery Available

Hotel Restaurants

The Great Room

Until further notice, breakfast will consist of to go bags with granola bars, fruit, cold cereal or instant oatmeal, bottled water, hot breakfast sandwich, coffee, tea or hot cocoa. As soon as Covid restrictions are released, we will return to our full breakfast buffet.

Location: Lobby

Serves: Breakfast

Hours of Operation: : 6:00 AM-9:30 AM, 7:00 AM-10:00 AM

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Business Services

  • On-Site Business Center
  • Printer
  • Copier
  • Office supplies available

Internet Access

  • Free High-Speed Internet in all Rooms
  • Wireless Internet service is free for all IHG® Rewards Club members
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Entertainment & Recreation

  • Indoor Pool
  • Heated Indoor Pool
  • Indoor Pool Hours of Operation: 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM

Health & Fitness

Complimentary Fitness Center

Treadmill, Elliptical and Bike. free weights, stability ball.

Hours of Operation: 12:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Fitness Center Type: LIMITED

Fitness Center Equipment:

  • Elliptical Machines
  • Treadmill
  • Stationary Bicycle

Last Renovation of Fitness Center Equipment: 2017

Housekeeping & Laundry

  • Daily Housekeeping

Added Value

  • Executive Club Level
  • Wake Up Calls
  • ATM/Cash Machine

Hotel Details

1290 Arsenal Street

Watertown, New York 13601

United States


Check In: 4:00 PM

Check Out: 12:00 PM

Check-in Age: 18

  • Parking + -

    • Complimentary Self Parking Available
    • Parking is just steps away from all four entrances to the hotel. Parking is for hotel patrons only with designated parking spaces available for trailers, buses and tractor trailers.
  • Shuttle + -

  • Accessibility + -

      Accessible Hotel Areas

    • Public Entrance
    • Guest Rooms
    • Elevators
    • Public Restrooms
    • Registration Desk
    • Exercise Facility
    • Business Center
    • Pool
    • Number of Accessible Meeting Rooms: 0

      Hotel Areas with Accessible Routes from Accessible Public Entrance

    • Registration Area
    • Accessible Guest Rooms
    • Business Center
    • Exercise Facility
    • Pool

      Provided by Hotel

    • Accessible Self Parking
    • Van Accessible Self Parking
    • Portable Bathtub Seats
    • Closed Caption TVs
    • Telephone with TDD
    • Visual Alarm/Alert in Guest Rooms
    • Visual Alarm/Alert in Public Spaces
    • Communication Kits with Visual Alarms
  • Pet Policy + -

    • Service Animals Allowed
    • We do not accept pets as many of our guests have allergies. Please contact the hotel for a listing of convenient local kennels.
  • Facility + -

    • Smoke-Free Facility
    • Number of Floors: 4
    • Total Number of Rooms: 115
    • Number of Suites: 27
    • Number of Non-Smoking Rooms: 115
    • Number of Accessible Rooms: 7
    • Connecting Rooms Available
    • Public Spaces Renovated in: 2017
    • Guest Rooms Renovated in: 2017

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  • Languages + -

    Languages Spoken by Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  • Credit Cards + -

    • American Express
    • Visa
    • MasterCard
    • Diners Club
    • Carte Blanche
    • JCB
    • Discover
  • Be The Readiest® for your stay

    Our Highlights
    Highlights subtitle
    Indoor Heated Pool and Fitness Center
    Location, Location, Location!
    Complimentary Breakfast Buffet
    Indoor Heated Pool and Fitness Center
    In town with the kids? They will love our Heated Indoor Pool, which is open from 7:00am until 10:00pm daily. Also Located on premises is a fitness facility equipped with an exercise bike, a treadmill, and an elliptical machine that is open and available 24 hours a day.
    Location, Location, Location!
    Located just off Interstate 81 with convenient access to shopping and restaurants and only 15 minutes to the main gate of Fort Drum, NY. Our central location is only 30 minutes away from the beautiful Thousand Islands region. We are also located within minutes to such businesses as New York Air Brake, Car Freshener, and Samaritan Hospital.
    Complimentary Breakfast Buffet
    Start your day off right at our Express Start breakfast buffet. Enjoy both hot and cold items each day such as Vegetable and Cheese Omelets, Scrambled Eggs, Crispy Bacon, Pork Sausage, Turkey Sausage, Fluffy Pancakes from our one touch pancake machine, Fruits, Yogurts, and our signature Cinnamon Buns. Fuel up for your work day and be the readiest!
    Green Engage
    All of our hotels use the IHG Green Engage system, an innovative online environmental sustainability system that gives our hotels the means to measure and manage their impact on the environment. It’s our way of making sure we’re protecting our surroundings for our guests today, and tomorrow.

    FAQs for Holiday Inn Express & Suites Watertown-Thousand Islands

    • Complimentary parking is available at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Watertown-Thousand Islands for hotel guests.

    • Yes, when you book your stay at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Watertown-Thousand Islands direct with IHG, choose one of our flexible rates which include the flexibility to change or cancel your reservation at no charge. For full details, refer to our Travel Advisory details.

    • Yes, Holiday Inn Express & Suites Watertown-Thousand Islands has an indoor pool.

    • Breakfast at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Watertown-Thousand Islands is available from 6:00 AM to 9:30 AM.

    • Check-in at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Watertown-Thousand Islands is from 4:00 PM, and check-out time is 12:00 PM. Contact the hotel directly for options available for early check-in or late check-out.

    • Yes, the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Watertown-Thousand Islands offers free WiFi!

    • No, there is no on site restaurant at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Watertown-Thousand Islands.

    • Yes, there is an onsite fitness center at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Watertown-Thousand Islands.

    • Rates for accommodations at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Watertown-Thousand Islands vary by season. For your rate options, please input your dates.

    • The Holiday Inn Express & Suites Watertown-Thousand Islands has 115 guest rooms. Enter your dates to view available rooms for your stay.

    • No, pets are not allowed at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Watertown-Thousand Islands.