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Why people love visiting friendly Watton

The countryside and gardens provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Watton. This welcoming city is known for its bars, restaurants and golfing. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Watton

Are you searching for attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Watton a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Melsop Farm Park (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Swaffham Golf Club (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • The English Whisky Co. (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • High Lodge Thetford Forest (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Go Ape Thetford (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Wymondham Abbey (11.8 mi / 18.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Watton

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Watton is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wayland Wood (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Gooderstone Water Gardens (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Brandon Country Park (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Lady's Wood (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Watton

The nearest airport is in Norwich (NWI-Norwich Intl.), located 20.1 mi (32.4 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Watton?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 102 holiday lettings around Watton. From 79 cottages to 79 cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Watton? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Watton. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Richmond Park Golf Club: 527 holiday lettings
  • Watton Clock Tower: 441 holiday lettings
  • Brandon Country Park: 267 holiday lettings
  • Oxburgh Hall: 335 holiday lettings
  • High Lodge Thetford Forest: 278 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Watton listed on 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 Cottages in Watton?

Yes, of course. offers 79 Cottages in Watton. Our other popular types of Watton holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 79 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 79 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 14 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Flats and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Watton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 11 holiday homes with pool available in Watton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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