Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Macroom

The riverfront and forests provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Macroom. This city is welcoming and relaxing, recognised for its bars, restaurants and fishing. Blarney Stone and Blarney Castle are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Macroom

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Macroom a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • West Cork Model Railway Village (19.6 mi / 31.5 km)
  • Macroom Golf Club (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • National Rowing Centre (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Farran Forest Park (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Bandon Golf Club (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Lee Valley Golf & Country Club (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Macroom

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Macroom is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • The Gearagh (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Warrenscourt Wood (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Millstreet Country Park Entrance (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Fitzgerald Park (21 mi / 33.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Macroom

The nearest airport is in Cork (ORK), located 21.5 mi (34.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Killarney (KIR-Kerry), which is 30.6 mi (49.2 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Macroom?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 8 holiday lettings around Macroom. From 3 houses to 4 cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Macroom? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Macroom. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Macroom Golf Club: 24 holiday lettings
  • Prince August Toy Soldier Factory: 55 holiday lettings
  • Macroom Castle: 29 holiday lettings
  • The Gearagh: 33 holiday lettings
  • St. Colman's Church: 29 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Macroom listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Macroom?

Yes, of course. offers 3 Houses in Macroom. Our other popular types of Macroom holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 4 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Macroom?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 7 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Macroom. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.