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Macroom, Co. Cork

A Market town, Macroom was quite famous as the home of the hooded cloak, a mode of local dress covering the female from head to toe. It is now a tradition which is, unfortunately, gone. Local areas of interest - Macroom Castle Gateway, local museum, walks in the Castle grounds, scenic country walks, lively pubs, restaurants and shopping.

On this page you can see a map of Macroom, see what's on in Macroom, find out how to get to Macroom, find things to see and do in Macroom, visit local websites for Macroom, find Hotels in Macroom, find Guesthouses in Macroom, find Bed and Breakfasts (B&Bs) in Macroom, find Self-Catering Accommodation in Macroom, browse restaurants in Macroom.

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Bus to Macroom

  • Bus routes operated by Bus ireann:
    • 233:
      • Ballingeary (Eastbound) - Cork (Bus Station - Parnell Place)
      • Cork (Bus Station - Parnell Place) - Ballingeary (Westbound)
    • 257:
      • Killarney (Bus Station) - Macroom (Mills)
      • Macroom (Mills) - Killarney (Bus Station)
    • 258:
      • Macroom (Mills) - Rylane Lower (Thatch House)
      • Rylane Lower (Thatch House) - Macroom (Mills)
    • 259:
      • Macroom (Mills) - Renanirree
      • Renanirree - Macroom (Mills)
    • 40:
      • Rosslare Europort - Tralee (Bus Station)
      • Tralee (Bus Station) - Rosslare Europort

Things to See and Do in Macroom

Prince August Toy Soldier Factory

Kilnamartyra, Macroom, Co Cork, Ireland
Located in the village of Kilnamartyra, off the Cork/Killarney road, Prince August is Ireland's only toy soldier factory. The shop at Prince August displays the largest ever produced range of miniatures based on JR Tolkiens classic books.

Town Hall Gallery

Macroom, , Co. Cork

Hotels in Macroom

Abbey Hotel Abbey Hotel

Ballyvourney, Macroom, Co. Cork
With traditional Irish music and dancing, The Abbey Hotel offers full Irish breakfasts and bright rooms with private bathrooms. Free parking is provided, and Killarney is a 25-minute drive away.

Castle Hotel & Leisure Centre Castle Hotel & Leisure Centre

Main Street, Macroom, Co. Cork
This boutique hotel with swimming pool and holistic therapy suite is in Macroom, between Blarney and Killarney in Southwest Ireland. Free WiFi is available throughout.

Riverside Park Hotel Riverside Park Hotel

Killarney Road, Macroom, Co. Cork
In the beautiful Lee Valley, the Riverside Park Hotel is situated on the outskirts of the vibrant market town of Macroom. The hotel features an onsite restaurant, free private parking, and free Wi-Fi.

Guesthouses in Macroom

Coolcower House Coolcower House

Coolcower House, Macroom, Co. Cork
Featuring free WiFi, Coolcower House offers accommodation in Macroom. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar. Free private parking is available on site. A TV is offered. You will find a shared lounge at the property.

Bed and Breakfasts (B&Bs) in Macroom

Cannaway House B&B Cannaway House B&B

Lehenagh Carrigadrohid, Macroom, Co. Cork
Cannaway House is 4-star Georgian Country Home which offers free Wi-Fi and free on-site parking. Cork Airport can be reached in just a 30-minute drive.

Findus House, Farmhouse Bed & Breakfast Findus House, Farmhouse Bed & Breakfast

Kilnamartyra, Macroom, Co. Cork
With hot scones and homemade jam on arrival, Findus Guest House is set amongst the beautiful County Cork countryside, offering fresh breakfasts and free parking. Free Wi-Fi is provided, and Kilnamartyra village is a 20-minute walk away.

Fountain House B&B Fountain House B&B

Fountain House, Leeview, Macroom, Co. Cork
Overlooking the scenic Macroom sea and countryside, Fountain House B&B is situated beside the River Lee and offers home baking and evening meals. Free WiFi is available throughout the property.

Tig Lammax Tig Lammax

Toames West Tig Lammax, Macroom, Co. Cork
Tig Lammax offers pet-friendly accommodation in Macroom. Free private parking is available on site. Each room comes with a flat-screen TV. Some units have a seating area for your convenience.

Self-Catering Accommodation in Macroom

Rose Cottages Self Catering Holiday Homes Rose Cottages Self Catering Holiday Homes

Raleigh,Macroom, Cork, Co. Cork
Offering free WiFi and a terrace, Rose Cottages Self Catering Holiday Homes is situated in Macroom, 36 km from Cork. Killarney is 40 km from the property. Free private parking is available on site. All units have a flat-screen TV.

Restaurants in Macroom

B B's Restaurant @ The Castle Hotel

Main Street, Macroom, Co. Cork

Cafe Museli Cafe Museli

Macroom, Co. Cork

Church Lane Restaurant

Castle Street, Macroom, Co. Cork
Church Lane Restaurant is a family business run by sisters Cheryl & Laura O'Connor. Opened in September 2012, Church Lane Restaurant is located in the unique setting of an Old Church Yard. The building itself was originally used as the sextants l

Granvilles Bar & Restaurant Granvilles Bar & Restaurant

Castle Street, Macroom, Co. Cork
Hungry travellers on the main Cork-Kerry road should remember to look out for Granville's Bar and Grill, a family-run bar known for its wholesome fare, notably great steaks and fresh seafood from Kenmare, Co.Kerry just of Macrooms Main Town Square on

Penn Penn's Bar & Bistro (Lee Valley Hotel)

Lee Valley Hotel, Macroom, Co. Cork

The Auld Triangle The Auld Triangle

Killarney Road Macroom, Macroom, Co. Cork

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