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Find your play in Dartford
If you’re looking for sports facilities in Dartford, we’ve got a whole range of sports venues on offer for you to explore. Whether you’re into your football, or like the odd game of squash, Dartford have a whole host of facilities to accommodate your needs, with venues also catering for athletics, cricket, cycling, rugby and tennis.
In the heart of Crayford, Haberdashers' Crayford Academy is a fantastic place to play a whole host of sports. The sports hall is ideal for playing badminton, futsal, volleyball, basketball and indoor football. You can also play basketball or tennis on their outdoor hard courts, and the immaculate grass and astroturf pitches are popular for anything from 5-a-side to 11-a-side football. If you're looking for space hire in Dartford, Haberdashers' Crayford Academy is a great spot for dance studio, classroom, and hall hire.
You’re spoilt for choice at Bexley Park Sports & Social Club, with a full sized 11 a side grass football pitch, rugby pitch, and cricket pitch. And if you prefer racket sports, the venue also has an outdoor tennis court and indoor squash court. The venue is easily accessible by bus and the nearest train station is Bexley. This venue is perfect for your casual weekend or after work game with mates, but be prepared to be changed on arrival as there are no changing facilities available.
If you’re into your athletics then get down to Dartford’s Central Park Arena to test yourself on the track. Whether you want to run laps around your opponents or dominate the discus or hammer throw, the venue will give every opportunity to improve your skillset. The arena also has long jump facilities. This pay as you play, outdoor venue has changing rooms and free parking, so you shouldn’t have any trouble transitioning to the track with ease. Central Park Arena is also within walking distance of Dartford rail station if you prefer to travel by public transport.
If you’re serious about your cycling, Gemini BC is a top cycling club based in Dartford. The club is membership only so you’ll be in great company alongside dedicated cycling enthusiasts. If you want to access the facility by car, the parking is pay and display, and be aware there is no bike hire available at the venue so please bring your own. So get on your bike and head down to Gemini BC to join some like-minded cyclists.
If you want further information on all the sports facilities Dartford has to offer, the Dartford Borough Council website has a dedicated webpage for all things sports, providing you with details of local leisure centres and sports initiatives to help you on your way.
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