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-sees in the area. A vacation 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 vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Macclesfield a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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 features

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 center:

  • 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

Transportation to and around Macclesfield

Fly into Manchester (MAN), the closest airport, located 9.3 mi (15 km) from the city center. 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 traveling by train, Macclesfield Station, Prestbury Station and Adlington Station are the main stations in the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Macclesfield?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 730 vacation rentals near Macclesfield. From 213 Houses to 90 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Macclesfield for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Macclesfield?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Macclesfield:

  • Northern Quarter: 124 vacation rentals
  • Belle Vue: 70 vacation rentals
  • Castlefield: 51 vacation rentals
  • Central Retail District: 130 vacation rentals
  • New Islington: 91 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Macclesfield?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Macclesfield. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Adlington Hall: 1,142 vacation rentals
  • Capesthorne Hall: 951 vacation rentals
  • Macclesfield Station: 1,405 vacation rentals
  • Macclesfield (XMZ-Macclesfield Train Station): 1,403 vacation rentals
  • Mad-Renaline Activities: 1,285 vacation 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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Macclesfield?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 213 Houses in Macclesfield. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Macclesfield include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 90 rentals available
  • Cabins: 370 rentals available
  • Cottages: 370 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Macclesfield?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 9 vacation rentals with pool available in Macclesfield. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.