Darlington is a historic gem in the north east of England with great high street shops at Queen Street Shopping Centre, scenic walks through South Park and amazing museums and galleries at the Darlington Railway Centre and Raby Castle. See the best of this wonderful riverside town when you stay at our hotels in Darlington.
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With our hotels in Darlington you’re never far from the best things to do in town.
Darlington is surrounded by beautiful countryside – South Park and Drinkfield Marsh Nature Reserve are great for long relaxing walks. There’s also scenic riverside walks alongside the Skerne, which flows next to the town.
Darlington has lots of historical sites and museums to discover, ranging from the history of trains at the Darlington Railway Centre and Museum to ancient ruins at Piercebridge Roman Bridge. Raby Castle is about a 30-minute drive from our Darlington East hotel, a monumental 14th century castle famous for its world-class art collection.
Find great deals in Darlington town centre at the Queen Street Shopping Centre, with major high street brands and trendy fashion outlets. For more independent gifts and souvenirs, try Darlington Market, a historic market close to our hotels in Darlington and well-known for its vegan and vinyl markets. Enjoy a night out at the Darlington Hippodrome or take a trip to The Forum on Borough Road for brilliant gigs.
The Dolphin Centre is perfect for families soft play activity centres, swimming pools and, if you’re looking for a place to work out, great gym access.