Dating from 1806, The Hare and Barrel Hotel is a former manor house, offering bedrooms with period features. With free private parking, there is also an on-site restaurant. Some of the bedrooms still show original exposed beams. Rooms feature en suite bathrooms and tea and coffee facilities, with free WiFi also available. The restaurant at The Hare and Barrel serves seasonal produce sourced from the local area. A world wine list is also available, and the lounge bar offers a selection of beverages. The enclosed courtyard offers outside seating, and there is also a beer garden and conservatory. Just 20 minutes from Thetford Forest, The Hare and Barrel is located in historic Watton. In the heart of Norfolk, the hotel is close to a number of picturesque villages, yet the city of Norwich can be reached in 40 minutes.