Experience Watertown, South Dakota from our Hotel’s Prime Location
Set in the scenic Glacial Lakes Region, the Country Inn & Suites is ideally situated in the heart of Watertown, South Dakota. Our hotel’s location is just a short drive from both Lake Kampeska and Pelican Lake, perfect for hiking, biking, fishing and boating. During your stay, you can also tour the gorgeous Mellette House, catch a show at the Goss Opera House, view original artwork at the Redlin Art Center and take the entire family to Bramble Park Zoo. If you’re more of a shopping enthusiast, head to the Watertown Mall or browse hundreds of stores on Kemp Avenue.
Our hotel is located near the following attractions:
- Bramble Park Zoo (1.6 miles)
This popular zoo is home to more than 500 animals representing approximately 130 species. Guided tours are available.
Phone: +1 (605) 882-6269
- Codington County Heritage Museum (0.6 miles)
Located in the former Carnegie Library building, this museum houses thousands of local history artifacts.
Phone: +1 (605) 886-7335
- Glacial Lakes (6.2 miles)
Visit Lake Kampeska and Pelican Lake to experience the natural beauty of Watertown, South Dakota. Our hotel’s location is just a short drive from both lakes, where you can fish, boat, swim and hike.
Phone: +1 (605) 886-7305
- Goss Opera House & Gallery (0.6 miles)
Originally constructed in 1888, the Goss Opera House now hosts concerts and other special events. The building also contains an art gallery, a restaurant and a coffeehouse.
Phone: +1 (605) 878-4677
- Kemp Avenue (1.8 miles)
Treat yourself to a shopping spree on this bustling avenue, home to more than 200 local and national retail stores.
- Mellette House (1.6 miles)
This stunning Italianate mansion was the home of South Dakota’s first governor, Arthur Calvin Mellette. Tour the restored house, which includes a magnificent spiral staircase, a library and a parlor.
Phone: +1 (605) 886-4730
- Redlin Art Center (2.7 miles)
View more than 150 original artworks by Watertown native Terry Redlin, known for his wildlife-themed oil paintings. The gallery is surrounded by beautifully landscaped parkland.
Phone: +1 (605) 882-3877
- Watertown Mall (2.3 miles)
This nearby shopping mall contains nearly three dozen restaurants and shops, including Claire’s, Rue 21, Hallmark and Bath & Body Works.
Phone: +1 (605) 882-1734