Tour information


Roy McCarthy Coaches have 51 years experience as a Coach operator, having been established in Macclesfield in 1971. Whilst the coach industry has changed dramatically over the years, Roy McCarthy Coaches remains a family run business offering a professional, personal and friendly service from our management, office staff to driver/couriers. Roy McCarthy Coaches are proud to have served the public in and around Macclesfield for the past 51 years and have maintained our high reputation for quality, service and reliability.


For 2022, we once again offer a wide choice of destinations in the UK and on the Continent – hopefully something to interest you whether travelling with us for the first time, returning again or just sampling one of our many day trips. We look forward to welcoming you aboard!


Group bookings are welcome on all our tours and day trips. We are pleased to offer a discount. For further details please contact our office.


Roy McCarthy Coaches have Gift Vouchers on sale and can be bought in any denomination. They make an ideal Christmas or Birthday Gift.


Our office is open Monday – Friday 9.00am – 5.30pm. On Friday 7th and Saturday 8th January between 9.30am – 3.00pm we will have an open house, so please join us for coffee and a mince pie, you are more than welcome.


The combination of travel services offered to you is a package within the meaning of the Package Travel and Linked Travel Arrangements Regulations 2018. Therefore, you will benefit from all rights applying to packages; Roy McCarthy Coaches will be fully responsible for the proper performance of the package as a whole. Additionally, as required by law, Roy McCarthy Coaches have protection in place to refund your payments and, where transport is included in the package, to ensure your repatriation in the event that they become insolvent. Roy McCarthy Coaches are members of the Bonded Coach Holiday Group, overseen by The Association of Bonded Travel Organisers Trust Limited. This is a government approved consumer protection scheme. This ensures that in relation to the coach package holidays described in this brochure (or website) that a Bond, which may be called upon in the unlikely event of the members Insolvency, protects the clients’ monies. Clients are recommended to inspect the current membership certificate at our registered office or alternatively go to www. or telephone 0207 7065 5316 to confirm current membership. Your attention is also drawn to the Bonded Coach Holiday Group Trading Charter that will apply to these coach package holidays. Details of the Package Travel and Linked Travel Arrangements Regulations 2018 can be found at The Package Travel and Linked Travel Arrangements Regulations 2018 (


For all Holidays, Short Breaks and Day Excursions, payments are acceptable by cash, cheques payable to Roy McCarthy Coaches Ltd and credit or debit cards. (American Express is not accepted).


The hotels we use are traditional hotels that have been tried and tested or visited by a member of staff. The rooms can be of varying size and shape; this is especially true if it is in an old building. The restaurants usually offer traditional British fayre, with a choice of menu.


The corporate hotels we use are bespoke hotels usually modern and offering a wide range of facilities, including conferencing and leisure services. All the rooms are of a similar standard and size. Dinner is usually three courses.


Modern recliner seated coaches with fitted seat belts are guaranteed on all our holidays and day trips. For continental tours, executive specification coaches (featuring a toilet, washroom and drinks machine) are utilised.


All hotels in this brochure are of good quality. Our price includes accommodation with bath or shower and W.C. Where we state a hotel is situated on the seafront, your room may not have a sea view.


Seats are bookable on all tours on a first come first served basis. Those passengers who prefer to sit at the front are strongly advised to book early.


These can normally be provided for, please ask at the time of booking.


These are dealt with seriously and while every effort is made to grant your request, it unfortunately CANNOT BE GUARANTEED.


Only a limited number of single rooms are available on each tour, so we advise that you book early.


The entire coach interior is designated a NON SMOKING AREA on all Holidays, Tours and Day Excursions shown in this brochure.


We recommend that you take Travel Insurance, however this does not have to be through ourselves.


We do accept that in a changing world no brochure can be totally accurate. We make every effort to present a fair description in our brochure. The Company reserves the right to alter the contents of the tour without prior notification. The Company also reserves the right to cancel a tour due to lack of numbers etc.


We welcome disabled people on our holidays, but please check carefully if hotel steps or other matters are a problem for you. We will gladly take folding wheelchairs, but only if space is booked and the person is not travelling alone.

All bookings require a deposit, £50 2-3 days or less, £100 4 days or more and £200 Jersey.

Comments are closed.