Start a weekend in Dartford by visiting the Manor Gate House, built in the 16th century by Henri VIII and used from time to time by Elisabeth II. Go through St John’s Jerusalem, take a stroll through the gardens and enter its remarkable chapel more than four centuries old. Fancy a stroll? Head to the Central Park which, as its name suggests, is downtown, or better to Dartford Heath, officially recognized as an "Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty." Make sure you discover the typical cuisine at a local restaurant!
During a week-long stay in Dartford, you'll have time to visit the Manor Gate House and St John's Jerusalem. Then head to Central Park for a stroll through leafy alleys and Dartford Heath. Take a cultural break at the Orchard Theater, located in the city center. Go to the Mick Jagger Museum and then browse the library's books. Finally, go to the nearby Parish Church, known as Holy Trinity. Be sure to extend your stay in Basildon, where you can find our Campanile hotels.
Are you planning a trip to Great Britain for a family vacation? Plan a stopover in Dartford, a city full of surprises! Don't miss Central Park and Hesketh Park, which have large children's play areas. In summer, Central Park is home to Water Play, an outdoor playground! For thrill-seeking sports lovers, run to the Skate Park, which is suitable for both kids and adults. At Orchard Theater, you'll enjoy the wide variety of plays and dance shows on offer.