Places to Go


Macroom is conveniently located in the heart of mid-Cork, close to Cork City, Killarney with its mountains and forests, the beaches and harbours of West Cork, and the rich rolling farmlands of Mallow and North Cork. The locality has plenty of attractions of its own, with something to occupy all the family whatever the weather.


For a rewarding day out, try some of these attractions:

  • A visit to Ireland's only Toy Soldier Factory at Kilnamartyra    
  • A round of golf at Macroom Golf Club    
  • Fishing on the River Lee (salmon and trout) and in Lough Allua (pike and coarse fishing)    
  • Lowland and mountain walking with an experienced guide    
  • Waterskiing and wakeboarding at Iniscarra Lake
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