Destination guide

Head to the artsy city of Watertown

The area's art galleries and monuments are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Watertown. Renowned for its lake, university setting and zoo, this city welcomes all visitors. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Watertown

Do you want to find things to do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Watertown a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bramble Park Zoo (2.8 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Watertown Family Aquatic Center (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Cattail Crossing Golf Course (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Watertown

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Watertown is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Riverside Park (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Ulen Park (24.6 mi / 39.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Watertown

Fly into Watertown, SD (ATY-Watertown Regional), the closest airport, located 3.6 mi (5.8 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Watertown, SD?

Our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 7 vacation rentals around Watertown. From 6 house rentals to 2 cabin rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

Can I rent Houses in Watertown?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 6 Houses in Watertown. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Watertown include:

  • Cabins: 2 rentals available
  • Cottages: 2 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 2 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Watertown?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 6 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Watertown. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.