A 10-minute drive from Gravesend, The Darnley Arms offers comfortable rooms alongside a bar and restaurant. This north Kent inn provides free on-site parking and Wi-Fi.

Each room has a TV, iPod dock and tea and coffee facilities. There is also an en suite shower room.

The Darnley Arms serves a range of home-cooked food and real ales.

The village of Cobham is just over 5 miles from Rochester, famous for its 12th-century castle and connections to Charles Dickens. Maidstone and the Bluewater shopping centre near Dartford are 15-20 minutes’ drive, and historic Canterbury, Ashford International Station and the spa town of Tunbridge Wells are all around 40 minutes away.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.9 for a two-person trip.

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The Darnley Arms has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 6 Feb 2014.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.6)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Free private parking available on-site


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Property surroundings *
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What's nearby
  • Rochester Castle
    4.4 miles
  • Rochester Cathedral
    4.5 miles
  • Upnor Castle
    5.1 miles
  • Historic Chatham Dockyard
    5.7 miles
  • Dickens World
    5.8 miles
  • Brands Hatch
    6.4 miles
  • Bluewater
    6.5 miles
Top attractions
  • intu Lakeside Shopping Centre
    7.5 miles
  • Ightham Mote
    11 miles
Natural beauty
  • River Thames
    5.9 miles
Public transport
  • Train Ebbsfleet International
    4.9 miles
  • Train Ebbsfleet Intl Train Station
    5 miles
  • Train Chatham Train Station
    5.3 miles
Closest airports
  • London City Airport
    17 miles
  • London Southend Airport
    18 miles
  • London Gatwick Airport
    29.3 miles
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Facilities of The Darnley Arms
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages spoken
  • English
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House rules The Darnley Arms takes special requests - add in the next step!


17:00 - 22:30


07:00 - 11:00


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Children and beds

Child policies

Children are not allowed.

Cot and extra bed policies

There is no capacity for cots at this property.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Switch The Darnley Arms accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

The property is closed everyday between 15:00- 17:00 Monday to Friday.

Please note that the guest entrance is separate to the Pub Restaurant Entrance with a separate lock/keys as for the premises being closed Monday to Friday between 15:00 and 17:00. This enables the guests to come and go at any time. If the guest telephones the administration, they can arrange to leave the keys in the allocated room during this period.

Legal information

This property is managed by a private host. EU consumer law relating to professional hosts might not apply. Learn more.

FAQs about The Darnley Arms

  • The Darnley Arms offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • The following parking options are available to guests staying at The Darnley Arms (subject to availability):

      • Parking on site
      • Private parking
      • Parking
      • Free parking

    • The prices at The Darnley Arms may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

    • Check-in at The Darnley Arms is from 17:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

    • Room options at The Darnley Arms include:

      • Twin

    • The Darnley Arms has 1 restaurant:

      • The Darnley Arms is 3.7 miles from the centre of Gravesend.