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Watertown Wisconsin Accommodations

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The Watertown center is approximately 1 mile north of Watertown Municipal Airport and 11 miles northeast of Tyranena Brewing Company.

Water power is what first drew New England settlers to the area of what would become known as the city of Watertown. Situated around a deep bend of the Rock River in southeast Wisconsin, the power of waterfalls was first harnessed for mills and then for electricity. Today, Watertown is the largest city of the Watertown-Fort Atkinson micropolitan area, which includes nearby Johnson Creek and Jefferson as well. More from this guide...

Watertown Hotels/Accommodations

Holiday Inn Express
+1-888-389-4121
101 Aviation Way, Watertown, WI 53094
  • 3-star Rural property
  • Access to gym on-site
  • Best hotel breakfast
  • Clean rooms
Super 8 by Wyndham Watertown Wi
+1-888-675-2083
1730 South Church St., Watertown, WI 53094
  • Two-star Rural hotel
  • Gym is available on property
Days Inn by Wyndham Johnson Creek
+1-800-716-8490
West 4545 Linmar Lane, Johnson Creek, WI 53038 ~7.43 miles south of Watertown
  • Two-star Highway property
  • 2 floors in property
From$60
Average 3.0 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
Comfort Suites Johnson Creek
+1-800-805-5223
725 Paradise Lane, Johnson Creek, WI 53038 Website ~7.83 miles south of Watertown
  • Three Star Convention Center hotel
  • 3 floors in hotel
From$79
Very Good 4.0 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
Americas Best Value Inn Lake Mills
+1-888-965-1860
West 7614 Oasis Lane, Lake Mills, WI 53551 ~11.33 miles southwest of Watertown
  • 2-star Highway hotel
  • Very old tv
  • Vibe is not too good
From$60
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Americinn by Wyndham Jefferson
+1-888-788-5576
1456 South Ryan Ave., Jefferson, WI 53549 ~14.77 miles south of Watertown
  • Economy Rural hotel
  • Hotel has 40 rooms
Olympia Resort & Conference Center in Oconomowoc
+1-888-897-9207
1350 Royale Mile Rd., Oconomowoc, WI 53066 ~14.78 miles southeast of Watertown
  • 3 star Resort hotel
  • Access to gym on-site
  • WiFi system needs upgrading
  • Friendly service
Hilton Garden Inn Oconomowoc in Oconomowoc
+1-888-311-4278
1443 Pabst Farm Circle, Oconomowoc, WI 53066 ~15.65 miles southeast of Watertown
  • Mid-scale Highway property
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • Had to pay for breakfast
  • Most guests said the breakfast was too expensive
Staybridge Suites Milwaukee West Oconomowoc in Oconomowoc
+1-888-469-4795
1141 Blue Ribbon Dr., Oconomowoc, WI 53066 ~15.72 miles southeast of Watertown
  • 3 star Highway hotel
  • 3 floors in hotel
Super 8
+1-888-734-9421
219 Industrial Dr., Columbus, WI 53925 ~18.41 miles northwest of Watertown
  • Economy Rural hotel
  • 3 floors in hotel
From$54
Very Good 4.0 /5Review Score CallBookMore Details
Quality Inn & Suites - Beaver Dam
+1-888-841-5292
815 Park Ave., Beaver Dam, WI 53916 ~18.58 miles north of Watertown
  • Affordable Highway property
  • Check in: 11:00
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Fort Atkinson
+1-888-455-5160
1680 Madison Ave., Fort Atkinson, WI 53538 ~18.62 miles southwest of Watertown
  • Cheap hotel
  • 78 rooms in hotel
Country Inn & Suites in Fort Atkinson
+1-888-965-8297
1650 Doris Dr., Fort Atkinson, WI 53538 ~18.63 miles southwest of Watertown
  • Mid-scale Rural property
  • Fitness / Gym is on-site
From$114
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Super 8 Beaver Dam in Beaver Dam
+1-888-906-6358
711 Park Ave., Beaver Dam, WI 53916 ~18.66 miles north of Watertown
  • Low-priced property
  • 50 rooms in property
  • Easy parking
  • Lots of parking
From$55
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The Delafield Hotel
+1-888-749-6785
415 Genesee St., Delafield, WI 53018 ~18.85 miles southeast of Watertown
  • High-end Suburban property
  • Hotel has 38 rooms
  • Located near shopping areas
  • Every guests reviewed thought rooms were spacious
From$125
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Riverwalk Inn of Fort Atkinson
+1-888-878-9982
225 South Water St. East, Fort Atkinson, WI 53538 ~19.17 miles south of Watertown
  • 3 star Riverfront hotel
  • Check-in: 3:00 pm
From$50
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Cobblestone Hotel & Suites : 101 Park Ave.
+1-888-389-4485
101 Park Ave., Hartford, WI 53027 ~19.64 miles east of Watertown
  • Two star Suburban hotel
  • Access to gym on-site
From$60
Very Good 4.0 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Beaver Dam
+1-888-389-4121
311 Seippel Blvd., Beaver Dam, WI 53916 ~19.81 miles north of Watertown
  • Three Star Highway property
  • Check-in time: 3:00pm
Grandstay Hotel & Suites Beaver Dam in Beaver Dam
+1-888-675-2083
325 Seippel Blvd., Beaver Dam, WI 53916 ~19.98 miles north of Watertown
  • Economical hotel
Grand View Motel Beaver Dam in Beaver Dam
+1-800-716-8490
1510 North Center St., Beaver Dam, WI 53916 ~20.14 miles north of Watertown
  • Economical property
Americinn of Delafield
+1-800-805-5223
2412 Milwaukee St., Delafield, WI 53018 ~20.26 miles east of Watertown
  • Low Cost Suburban property
  • Check-in time: 3:00
Holiday Inn Express & Suites
+1-888-965-1860
3030 Golf Rd., Delafield, WI 53018 ~20.64 miles east of Watertown
  • Three Star Highway hotel
  • Check in time: 3:00pm
  • Nice pool area
  • Rooms are great
From$100
Very Good 4.0 /5Recent Reviews CallBookMore Details
La Quinta Inn Wisconsin Delafield by Wyndham in Delafield
+1-888-788-5576
2801 Hillside Dr., Delafield, WI 53018 Website ~20.69 miles east of Watertown
  • Low Cost property
  • Check-in: 1:00pm
  • Best value for money
  • Free breakfast, pool, fitness room
From$60
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Americinn by Wyndham Hartford Wi in Hartford
+1-888-897-9207
1527 East Sumner St., Hartford, WI 53027 ~20.75 miles east of Watertown
  • Low Cost Lake property
  • 10 suites in hotel
From$90
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Super 8 by Wyndham Hartford Wi - Hartford
+1-888-311-4278
1539 East Sumner St., Hartford, WI 53027 ~20.77 miles east of Watertown
  • Economy Downtown property
  • Free breakfast
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In the late 1800s, a large influx of German immigrants was readily welcomed by Watertown residents for their industry and similar values. In 1856, the first kindergarten in the U.S. was established in Watertown, and we still use the word — which means "children's garden" in German — today. Over the decades, Watertown became a hub of commerce and industry and is still a connecting point for two major cities. The capital of Madison lies less than an hour west of Watertown, while the city of Milwaukee on Lake Michigan is about an hour to the east.

What are the seasons of Watertown, WI?

Watertown experiences distinct seasons and partly cloudy skies throughout the year. The warm season of Watertown runs from May to September. Late spring and early fall are mild, with highs around 70 degrees Fahrenheit. Summers are warm and wet, with temperatures usually around 80 degrees and June being the rainiest month. The best time of year to visit for hot-weather activities, like swimming and boating, is from late June to mid-August.

The cold season lasts from November to March. Winters are freezing, dry, and windy. Snowfall can occur anytime from November to April, with December being the snowiest month. Winter temps range from 20-30 degrees during the day, and nighttime temps drop down to very cold nighttime temps below freezing. April and October are the warmest months of spring and fall, with daily temps in the 50s and 60s, perfect for hiking in Lake Country or exploring Watertown's Main Street shops, restaurants, and theater.

Below is a chart of the current pricing seasonality of hotels and motels in Watertown, WI:

seasonality of hotel rates in Watertown

Watertown by Star Rating

Below are 3 charts demonstrating mean rate trends by star rating class in Watertown, WI. You can use these charts to determine the cheapest months to book a room in Watertown for any future trips.

What are the luxury hotels near Watertown, WI?

4 Star Average Prices: $121.78

From the moment you step through the front door, you'll be immersed in four-diamond hotel luxury at the Delafield Hotel. Located between Watertown and Milwaukee, you can enjoy small-town charm, Lake Country, and big-city style during your stay. Perfect for weddings, business meetings, leisure trips, and romantic getaways, the Delafield Hotel is one of Wisconsin's most celebrated boutique properties. Nestled in the heart of Lake Country, enjoy boating, paddle boarding, and kayaking in the summer. Nearby Lapham Peak State Park offers outdoor natural places for all your winter adventures.

Sleep soundly in a Delafield Hotel guest room that blends cozy with contemporary. Picture pillowtop mattresses, plush down duvets, and fine-quality linens. Rain showers, spa tubs, eclectic artwork, and spacious layouts also await in your one-of-a-kind retreat. Other amenities include complimentary Wi-Fi, Smart TVs, Bluetooth speakers, charging station, Keurig coffee maker, and spa bath products. The award-winning on-site restaurant, I.d., is a collaboration of art, music, seasonal food, and drinks. It's popular with travelers and locals alike. Delafield is super group-friendly, offering the best group deals in July. For individual travelers, the lowest rates are from August through December.

The Ingleside Hotel is known for offering genuine and caring service in a simple yet beautifully designed space. A luxury hotel located between Watertown and downtown Milwaukee, Ingleside is a gathering place for both business and leisure travelers. Guest rooms and suites are all newly remodeled. With four different types of rooms to choose from, you're sure to find the right amount of space for yourself or your group.

The most unique feature of your stay at the Ingleside Hotel is the indoor Springs Water Park. The water park features 45,000 square feet of fun, plus yummy snack and drink bars. Drift along the lazy river, relax in the indoor/outdoor hot tub, ride down thrilling tube and body slides, or splash with your little ones in the zero-depth Waukesha Water Works. Complimentary Wi-Fi, free parking, and an on-site restaurant — Didi's Supper Club — are sure to make your stay extra enjoyable and more affordable.

What are the budget hotels in Watertown, Wisconsin?

3 Star Average Prices: $120.55

Super 8 by Wyndham Watertown is the best budget hotel in the city. Super 8 has a great location, close to area amenities, attractions, and restaurants. Comfortable guest rooms feature free Wi-Fi and TVs with cable for entertainment, plus convenient mini fridges, irons, and ironing boards. Dine on a free continental breakfast each morning, workout at the fitness center, or take a swim in the pool. Super 8 is pet-friendly and offers free parking at this location.

Super 8 has special discounts for AAA and AARP members and large groups. As the weather turns warmer in the spring, the rates here begin to climb. The highest prices are in August, followed by the months of July and June. Rates begin to decline as summer turns into fall, dropping down to the most affordable values in winter.

AmericInn by Wyndham Jefferson is a family-friendly budget hotel featuring large two-room suites with queen beds. Studio suites with king beds are also available for individuals and couples. Recently remodeled, this casual hotel features updated and clean rooms with free Wi-Fi, cable TV, and useful small appliances. Off Highway 26, AmericInn is minutes from the Jefferson County Fair Park, Vetro Winery, Jefferson Speedway, and Fireside Dinner Theatre. Watertown and Johnson City are a short ride north as well. After a day of sightseeing or work, try to unwind in the indoor hot tub and pool.

At AmericInn, convenient early check-in and express check-out are available upon request. Enjoy a free breakfast buffet and free parking every day. Check for discounts if you're a member of AAA or AARP or if you're traveling with a group. Rates at this location go up every Friday and Saturday night, so book a mid-week stay for the most budget-friendly prices.

3 Star Hotel Prices in Watertown

2 Star Average Prices: $96.85

2 Star Hotel Prices in Watertown

What are the best hotel with discounts in Watertown, Wisconsin?

All members of your family, even the furry ones, are welcome to stay at the Comfort Suites Johnson Creek. Large and spacious, the hotel also operates as a conference center, perfect for small and large groups. Comfort Inn offers group discounts and other deals for senior adult travelers and AAA members. Near the Johnson Creek Outlet Mall, you can shop until you drop and then return for a relaxing time in the indoor heated pool and hot tub.

Kids are going to love staying at the Comfort Inn, too. The pool area features a children's water park area, and a free breakfast buffet where they can serve themselves is dished out every morning. Free Wi-Fi, parking, and in-room amenities all add to the value of your stay. When booking your stay, consider that the rates at this Comfort Inn are highest in June, September, and October. You may want to consider booking at a time of year outside of the peak rates in order to get the most value out of your trip.

What are the best hotel value options in Watertown, WI?

With affordable rates and a recent renovation, the completely updated Holiday Inn Express Watertown offers the best value in town. Known for friendly and professional service, this Holiday Inn is also contemporary and comfortable. Guest rooms are furnished with all the usual amenities plus extra perks like black-out shades, plush bedding, oversized bath towels, and Bath and Body Works spa products. Additional values include free parking, a free hot and fresh breakfast buffet, a cozy lounge with a fireplace, an indoor pool, a sauna, and a gym.

Located on the south side of town off Church Street, Holiday Inn Express is across the way from Rock River and only a short drive from downtown shops and dining. Nearby hot spots include the 19th-century Octagon House, Market in the Old Mill District, Berres Brothers Coffee, Fireside Dinner Theater, and Johnson Creek Premium Outlets. Rates at this location tend to increase on the weekends, so book any night from Sunday through Thursday for the best rates.

What are the best things to do in Watertown, WI?

Get out and explore the town and river during your stay in Watertown, Wisconsin. With 27 city parks, you can play, hike, fish, ski, and more. Paddle the Rock River Trail that's easily accessible and over 320 miles long. Ride the Glacial River trail that courses over 55 miles through three counties.

On hot summer days, splash around at the Watertown Aquatic Center that features a large zero-depth pool area, heated water, diving boards, lap swimming, and water slides. The center also boasts a sand playground area, a concession stand with picnic areas, a volleyball court, sun arbors, a large deck, and grassy areas with lounge chairs.

For indoor fun, catch a movie at Towne Cinema, get creative at Set Apart Art studio, or bowl a few frames at Watertown Bowl. Take in a history lesson on a guided tour of the Octagon House Museum, a uniquely grand 5-story, 8-sided home built in 1854. Tours of the school that housed the first kindergarten in America and the Pioneer Barn are self-guided.

Situated between two major metropolitan areas, Watertown, Wisconsin, offers a place for every traveler on any budget. Decide what you need to make your stay the best, and you'll have the power to choose the right hotel for your trip.

FAQs about hotels in Watertown

What are the top rated hotels in Watertown?

Americinn by Wyndham Jefferson, Holiday Inn Express & Suites Fort Atkinson and Country Inn & Suites are the best rated hotels based on customer reviews in the last 365 days.

What are the top luxurious hotels in Watertown?

The Delafield Hotel, The Audubon Inn and Milwaukee Marriott West are the top 3 luxury hotels near Watertown city center.

What hotels are closest to the city center of Watertown?

Holiday Inn Express, Super 8 by Wyndham Watertown Wi, and Days Inn by Wyndham Johnson Creek are the properties closest to Watertown city center.

How much does a cheap hotel in Watertown cost per night?

In the last year, a 2 star hotel in Watertown can be as cheap as $96.85 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a 3 star hotel in Watertown cost per night?

In the last year, the average 3 star hotel in Watertown has been $120.55 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a luxury hotel in Watertown cost?

In the last year, the average 4 star hotel in Watertown has been $121.78 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

What are the most popular independent hotels in Watertown?

The Delafield Hotel, Grandstay Hotel & Suites Beaver Dam and Hgi Madison Sun Prairie are the best rated independent hotels (not part of a big brand).

What are the most popular Marriott hotels in Watertown?

Milwaukee Marriott West, Courtyard by Marriott Madison East and Fairfield Inn & Suites Madison East are the best rated Marriott/Starwood branded hotels (based on customer reviews score).

What are the most popular Choice Hotels branded hotels in Watertown?

Cambria Hotel Madison East, Comfort Suites Johnson Creek and Quality Inn & Suites Sun Prairie Madison East are the best rated Choice Hotels branded hotels (based on HotelPlanner reviews score).

What are the best IHG hotels in Watertown?

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Fort Atkinson, Holiday Inn Pewaukee Milwaukee West and Staybridge Suites Madison are the best rated Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG) branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

Verified reviews of the city: Watertown, WI

Below are reviews of the city of Watertown, WI from an actual visitor's perspective.

"Beautiful area"
Score 5.0 / 5

It was a beautiful rural area.

Crystal M., from 01-Oct-2019
"Friendly Area"
Score 5.0 / 5

Most of people are very friendly, just like you're an old resident that's been away and come back home. The Octagon House, of course. By the way, your website says the hotel is near the Octagon House. That is quite a misleading statement. They are actually on opposite sides of town. You should review that part of your website. Also, Mullen's Dairy is a Must-Visit!

Janan V., from 26-Jul-2019
The average traveler rating of the city of Watertown, WI shown above is 5.0 out of 5 based on 2 reviews
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