Dartford is the main town in the Borough of Dartford, Kent, just a stones throw away from the city of London. From superb shopping experiences to impressive rail links, outdoor activities and a rich river heritage, there is plenty to do and see in this picturesque area. When you stay in one of our hotels in Dartford you'll place yourself on the doorstep to everything this vibrant portion of Kent has to offer, including the many nearby ancient forests, sailing barges and historic landmarks.
Book hotels in Dartford
Book one of our hotels in Dartford and you'll need to have an itinerary at hand, especially as there is so much to see and do. A trip to Lullingstone Castle and World Garden is a must if you wish to learn more about this region's heritage. Located just 20 minutes from our Dartford hotel, it is here you'll find one of England's oldest family estates. Other nearby attractions include Hall Place, a stunning Tudor house in the town of Bexley, under 50 minutes from our Thurrock M25 hotel. If you're more of a culture vulture, Dartford Borough Museum is a must-visit - an establishment brimming with artefacts and information, all of which tell the story of Dartford.
Things to do in Dartford
From its rich history and heritage to its many picturesque haunts and shopping experiences, Dartford has something for all. If you wish to indulge in some retail therapy, you'll be pleased to learn that Bluewater Shopping Centre, one of the most innovative shopping experiences in the UK, is just a hop and a skip from our hotels in Dartford. Alternatively, take a trip to Darenth Country Park - one of "Changing Places" National Millennium Projects, and a great spot for a picnic or a stroll on a warm summer's day.