Ship Trades - Marina

Local area

The Ship and Trades is a short stroll from Dickens World, The Historic Dockyard Chatham and Dockside Outlet Shopping Centre and just a mile from historic Rochester, with its Norman castle and ancient cathedral.

Odeon Cinema Multiplex

The nine-screen state-of-the-art cinema shows films in 2-D and 3-D format, and is a short walk from the Ship and Trades, perfect for a drink or meal before or after the show.

Distance from Ship and Trades: 8 minute walk

Dockside Outlet Shopping Centre

Boasting a stunning waterside location, the shopping centre houses more than 30 popular High Street names, all offering great discounts.

Distance from Ship and Trades: 2 minute walk

Central Theatre, Chatham

The Central Theatre in Chatham High Street is a 965-seat venue offering a varied programme of entertainment including West End musicals, drama, opera, comedy and dance.

Distance from Ship and Trades: 8 minute car journey

Historic Dockyard Chatham

This maritime museum on the site of the former naval dockyard at Chatham is an 80 acre estate with a host of visitor attractions including three historic warships, a working ropery and digital theatre experience. Children can let off steam in the indoor soft play or outdoor adventure play areas, and adults will enjoy relaxing in the tranquil garden of the Commissioner's House.

Distance from Ship and Trades:  12 minute walk, or two minute car journey

Rochester Cathedral and Castle

Dating back to 604AD, Rochester Cathedral is the second oldest in England, and boasts stunning Norman architecture, along with fine examples of later Gothic styles.  The impressive fortress of Rochester Castle is a short walk away, towering over the River Medway, and one of the best preserved and finest examples of Norman architecture in England.

Distance from Ship and Trades: 15 minute car journey