A few years ago, the entire county of Norfolk was devoid of fabulous places to stay: There were just a handful of standard-issue "country house hotels" and a few tired seaside lodgings. As the following listings attest, this has changed. An uncommon number of hotels in Norfolk also happen to have excellent restaurantsin fact, for many of these listings, it's moot which part of the operation comes first. Consider your itinerary when selecting accommodations. Summertime stays may well center on the North Norfolk coast, while the uncertain weather of spring and fall makes proximity to the capital more attractive.