Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Macclesfield

Enjoy the cathedral and other features of Macclesfield. Well known for its spas, golfing and restaurants, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Old Trafford and Manchester Arena are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Macclesfield

Are you searching for attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Macclesfield a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Didsbury Golf Course (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Withington Golf Course (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Northenden Golf Course (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • MediaCityUK (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
  • Legoland Discovery Centre (16.8 mi / 27.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Macclesfield

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Macclesfield is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lyme Park (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Poole's Cavern (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Pavilion Gardens (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Millennium Walkway (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Rudyard Lake (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Fletcher Moss Gardens (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Macclesfield

Fly into Manchester (MAN), the closest airport, located 9.3 mi (15 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Liverpool (LPL-John Lennon), which is 30.6 mi (49.2 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Macclesfield Station, Prestbury Station and Adlington Station are the main stations in the city.

Where to stay near MacClesfield?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 749 holiday rentals near MacClesfield. From 222 Houses to 93 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near MacClesfield is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to MacClesfield?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in MacClesfield:

  • Belle Vue: 64 holiday homes
  • Northern Quarter: 108 holiday homes
  • Old Trafford: 88 holiday homes
  • Castlefield: 48 holiday homes
  • Central Retail District: 113 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to MacClesfield?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in MacClesfield. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Adlington Hall: 1,184 holiday rentals
  • Mad-Renaline Activities: 1,277 holiday rentals
  • Macclesfield Station: 1,422 holiday rentals
  • Capesthorne Hall: 1,002 holiday rentals
  • Adlington Station: 1,205 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around MacClesfield listed on HomeAway 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 MacClesfield?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 222 Houses in MacClesfield. Our other popular types of MacClesfield holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 93 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 375 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 375 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in MacClesfield?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 10 holiday homes with pool available in MacClesfield. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.