Nearby Cities

Welcome to the Surrounding Areas of Watford City, North Dakota.


The Watford hotel is located only 47 miles from Williston, ND. Williston is home of Williston State College and the Miss North Dakota Scholarship Pageant. Williston is the eighth largest city in North Dakota; it is near the confluence of the Yellowstone River and the Missouri River, at the upper end of the Lake Sakakawea reservoir – a part of the history of the Lewis and Clark Expedition.

Local airline service at Sloulin Field International Airport is provided by Great Lakes Airlines. Amtrak, the national passenger rail system, serves a station in Williston via its Empire Builder.


The Watford hotel is located 55 miles from Killdeer, ND. Killdeer is the hub of Cowboy Country; a gateway to the beautiful Killdeer Mountains which features the Medicine Hole, the Little Missouri
Primitive State Park, the Badlands Trail Rides and many campgrounds.

Killdeer offers food, lodging, gas, swimming pool, tennis courts, manufacturing plant and rodeo arena.


The Watford hotel is located 85 miles from Dickinson, ND. Dickinson is home to the Dickinson Theodore Roosevelt Regional Airport, Prairie Hills shopping mall, Dickinson State University, several restaurants, as well as, many parks and recreational facilities. The area boasts excellent hunting, fishing and camping.

The West River Community Center is a recreational facility featuring an indoor pool, golf room, fitness area, climbing wall and indoor basketball, racquetball, tennis courts as well as an indoor track.


The Watford is located 81 miles from Stanley. Stanley is home to a golf course, bowling alley, swimming pool, theater, as well as several parks, historical sites and a variety of restaurants.

The Lostwood National Wildlife Refuge is located 20 miles from Stanley is world renowned for its birding opportunities.


Located 67 miles from Belfield, The Watford provides accommodations for visitors to enjoy the various recreational activities. Belfield is home to the John Steiner Baseball Field, Belfield Dam, Ruth Barrow Park and the Belfield Swimming Pool.

Enjoy a meal at the Trappers Kettle Restaurant, then shop for gifts in their gift shop.