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Econo Lodge Watertown

PricelineUS$ 69*
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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Jamestown, North Dakota
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We got there around 3.i believe the front desk lady was as rude as anyone could be. Real sharp. And blunt.. acted as we was a burden.. made me walk upstairs with a cracked ankle. I ask her for another room she said no don't have it????? We looked there was one.. again she should Not be front desk.. BESIDES...

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

Renee, I apologize about my front desk clerk. I will address this immediately. When booking a employee discount rate at our hotel it does default you to our upstairs rooms and that is possible why she said there were none available. I am glad you enjoyed the rest of your stay! Thank you for the feedback. Jen General Manager

Melbourne, Florida
HOTEL’S FAVOURITE REVIEW
Reviewed 10 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...

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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!

Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Nice clean room and great breakfast. Friendly staff. Would stay again when in the area. Parking was was close to entrance. Motel in good location, close to every thing, including shopping. Stayed twice at this location and both times had no complaints.

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

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review! 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. Kind regards, Jen General Manager

Lake Crystal
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The hotel is conveniently located within the city of Watertown with restaurants and other shopping nearby. It is within one mile of the Terry Redlin Art Museum...a must see, which also has free admission, a gift of the Redlin family to the community. Our room was clean and well decorated with two queen beds. Heating and ventilation was quiet. Breakfast...

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

David, We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. The Terry Redlin Museum is a must see when you visit Watertown and I am glad you enjoyed it as well! Kind regards, Jen General Manager

Chamberlain, South Dakota
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Got two queen beds and had a nice experience. The room is small with the two beds but it was a nice and pleasant stay. It's a nice hotel and cheaply priced. Also, pretty good location in Watertown. Close to some eateries and Hyvee.

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

Adam, 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. Jen General Manager

Prince George, Canada
Reviewed 30 October 2016

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

Thank you for the kind words. We enjoyed having you stay with us and look forward to seeing you again sometime! Jen General Manager

Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 21 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...

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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!

Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 15 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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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...

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

Surfers Paradise, Australia
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...

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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.

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • 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: ₹ 3,617 - ₹ 6,071 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge Watertown 2*
Number of rooms: 47
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