Destination guide

Head to the historical city of Watertown

The area's architecture and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Watertown. This city's baseball games, shopping and university setting draw many visitors. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Watertown

Do you want to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Watertown a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • New York State Zoo at Thompson Park (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Dry Hill Ski Area (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Burrville Cider Mill (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Highland Meadows Golf and Country Club (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Yellow Barn Winery (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Otter Creek WInery (18 mi / 29 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Watertown

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Watertown is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Thompson Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Westcott Beach State Park (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Carthage Recreational Park (15.4 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Robert G. Wehle State Park (19.1 mi / 30.7 km)
  • Southwick Beach State Park (20.7 mi / 33.3 km)
  • Cedar Point State Park (21 mi / 33.7 km)
Transport

Transport options to and around Watertown

Fly into Watertown, NY (ART-Watertown Intl.), the closest airport, located 5.8 mi (9.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Kingston, ON (YGK-Norman Rogers), which is 38.1 mi (61.3 km) away.

Where to stay near Watertown?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 55 holiday rentals near Watertown. From 30 Houses to 22 Cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Watertown for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Watertown?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Watertown. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Highland Meadows Golf and Country Club: 106 holiday rentals
  • Dry Hill Ski Area: 37 holiday rentals
  • Roswell P. Flower Memorial Library: 34 holiday rentals
  • New York State Zoo at Thompson Park: 32 holiday rentals
  • Jefferson Community College: 53 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Watertown listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Watertown?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 30 Houses in Watertown. Our other popular types of Watertown holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 22 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 22 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 22 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Watertown?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Watertown. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.