Budget-minded travelers will find good deals in Dartford, and visitors give high marks for the top-notch restaurants. Welcoming and relaxing, this city will delight tourists with its shopping, bars, and spas. South Park, O2 Arena, and Olympic Stadium are some of the top sights around the area.
- There are 8 hotels and other accommodations in Dartford
- The closest major airport is in London (LCY-London City) 13.3 from the city center
- The next closest is in Southend-on-Sea (SEN-Southend Municipal) 36.1 away
Sightseeing and Staying in Dartford
Favorite places to visit in the city include Orchard Theatre, Dartford Borough Museum, and Crayford Greyhound Track. Additionally, you might want to add Birchwood Park Golf Centre to your agenda.
As you plan your vacation, you'll find 8 hotels and other lodging options available to select from in Dartford. Below are highly ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:
- Rowhill Grange Hotel & Utopia Spa - With a stay at this 4-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a full-service spa and 2 restaurants, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its breakfast and helpful staff.
- Holiday Inn Express London - Dartford - Our customers like the overall value and clean, comfortable rooms at this hotel. This 3-star hotel features free breakfast, a restaurant, and free WiFi.
- DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Dartford Bridge - This 4-star hotel features a restaurant, an indoor pool, and a health club. Expedia customers like its family-friendly amenities and breakfast.
Outside the city, top places to visit include South Park, located 9.4 mi (15.1 from the city center, and O2 Arena, which is 10 mi (16.1 away.
Getting Around Dartford
To explore the surrounding area, ride one of the trains from Dartford Station or Dartford Crayford Station. Dartford might not have as many public transit options to choose from so consider renting a car to explore the city.
Dressing for Dartford
- Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 53°F and the nighttime average to be 36°F
- From April to June, temperatures average about 70°F during the day and 40°F at night
- July through September averages 72°F during the day and 49°F at night
- In October-December, the average temperature is 61°F during the day and 37°F at night
- Dartford gets about 0.83 inches of rain per year
- Hottest months are usually August and July with an average temperature of 70°F, while the coldest months are February and January with an average of 36°F