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Aberdeen City: Use Services

You can help to reduce waste by making use of the wide range of services that are available. Select the options below to find out about buying gift vouchers and experiences instead of presents, or to find out how you can hire a wide range of household items.

 
 

 

Gift Vouchers & Experiences

‘Low’ or ‘no’ waste presents such as the gift vouchers or gift experiences suggested below can be good alternatives to large, packaged presents.

Health & Beauty Salons

Body N Sol

28 Holburn Street, Aberdeen, AB10 6BT
Tel: 01224 595958

Sell gift vouchers.

Body Talk

220 Hardgate, Aberdeen, AB10 6AA
Tel: 01224 211881

Sell gift vouchers.

1st Nails Plus Beauty

1 South Crown Street, Aberdeen, AB11 7RQ
Tel: 01224 593232

Sell gift vouchers.

Beautonia

30 Market Street, Aberdeen, AB11 5PL
Tel: 01224 572600

Sell gift vouchers.

The Beauty Fountain

51 Holburn Road, Aberdeen, AB10 6EY
Tel: 01224 212888

Sell gift vouchers.

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Leisure Activities

Albury Outdoor Sports Centre

Albury Road, Aberdeen, AB11 6TN
Tel: 01224 571683

 

Alex Collie Sports and Community Centre

Westfield Park (off Scotstown Road), Aberdeen,
AB22 8PE
Tel: 01224 826769

 

Auchmill Golf Course

Provost Rust Drive, Aberdeen, AB16 7BQ
Tel: 01224 714577

 

Aulton Outdoor Sports Centre

School Road, Aberdeen
Tel: 01224 480896

 

Balnagask Golf Course

St Fitticks Road, Aberdeen, AB11 9QT
Tel: 01224 876407

 

Beach Leisure Centre

Beach Promenade, Aberdeen, AB24 5NR
Tel: 01224 647647

 

Bon Accord Baths

Justice Mill Lane, Aberdeen, AB11 6EQ
Tel: 01224 587920

 

Bridge of Don Swimming Pool

Braehead Way, Aberdeen, AB22 8RR
Tel: 01224 703118

 

Bucksburn Swimming Pool

Kepplehills Road, Aberdeen, AB21 9DG
Tel: 01224 716479

 

Duthie Park Outdoor Sports Centre

Duthie Park, Aberdeen, AB11 7TH
Tel: 01224 647647

 

Dyce Swimming Pool

River View Drive, Aberdeen, AB21 7NF
Tel: 01224 725118

 

Hazlehead Golf Courses

Hazlehead Avenue, Aberdeen, AB15 8BD
Tel: 01224 321830

 

Hazlehead Outdoor Sports Centre

Groats Road, Aberdeen, AB15 8BE
Tel: 01224 312946

 

Hazlehead Swimming Pool

Groats Road, Aberdeen, AB15 8BE
Tel: 01224 310062

 

Hilton Outdoor Sports Centre

Hilton Drive, Aberdeen
Tel: 01224 484501

 

Inverdee Outdoor Sports Centre

Jackwood Pavillion, Inverdee, Aberdeen, AB24 4NQ
Tel: 01224 647647

 

Jesmond Centre

Jesmond Drive, Aberdeen, AB22 8UR
Tel: 01224 707090

 

Kincorth Outdoor Sports Centre

Corthan Crescent, Kincorth, Aberdeen, AB12 5BB
Tel: 01224 879759

 

Kincorth Sports Centre

Corthan Crescent, Aberdeen, AB12 5BB
Tel: 01224 879759

 

Kincorth Swimming Pool

Cairngorm Drive, Aberdeen, AB12 5PQ
Tel: 01224 872227

 

Kings Links Golf Courses

Golf Road, Aberdeen, AB24 5QB
Tel: 01224 632269

 

Linksfield Swimming Pool

Regents Walk, Aberdeen, AB24 5SS
Tel: 01224 494093

 

Linx Ice Arena

Beach Promenade, Aberdeen, AB24 5NR
Tel: 01224 649930

 

Northfield Outdoor Sports Centre

Kettlehills Road, Northfield, Aberdeen, AB24 5NR
Tel: 01224 685920

 

Northfield Swimming Pool

Kettlehills Crescent, Aberdeen, AB16 5PL
Tel: 01224 680307

 

Peterculter Sports Centre

Coronation Road, Aberdeen, AB14 0RQ
Tel: 01224 732069

 

Queen's Links Outdoor Sports Centre

Links Road, Aberdeen, AB11 5EN
Tel: 01224 626755

 

Ruthrieston Outdoor Sports Centre

Salisbury Place, Aberdeen
Tel: 01224 571849

 

St. Machar Outdoor Sports Centre

Sunnyside Road, Aberdeen, AB24 3ND
Tel: 01224 485530

 

Torry Outdoor Sports Centre

Victoria Road, Torry, Aberdeen, AB11 8ER
Tel: 01224 877964

 

Torry Sports Centre

Oscar Road, Aberdeen, AB11 8ER
Tel: 01224 871213

 

Tullos Swimming Pool

Girdleness Road, Torry, Aberdeen, AB11 8SJ
Tel: 01224 249963

 

Westburn Outdoor Sports Centre

Westburn Park, Westburn Road, Aberdeen, AB25 3DE
Tel: 01224 641719

 

Westburn Tennis Centre

Westburn Park, Westburn Road, Aberdeen, AB25 3DE
Tel: 01224 625342

 

Westfield Outdoor Sports Pitches

Scotstoun Road, Aberdeen, AB22 8
Tel: 01224 647647

 

Sheddocksley Sports Centre

Springhill Road, Aberdeen, AB16 6QJ
Tel: 01224 692534

 

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Days Out

Megabowl

197 George Street, Aberdeen, AB25 1HX
Tel: 01224 643001

 

Dyce Bowling Club

Skene Place, Dyce, Aberdeen, AB21 7AY
Tel: 01224 723115

 

Aberdeen Maritime Museum

52-56 Shiprow, Aberdeen, AB11 5BY
Tel: 01224 337700

 

Natural History Centre

Zoology Building, Tillydrone Avenue, Aberdeen,
AB24 2TZ
Tel: 01224 493288

 

Satrosphere Science Centre
info@satrosphere.net

179 Constitution Street, Aberdeen, AB24 5TU
Tel: 01224 640 340

 

Keith and Dufftown Heritage Railway

Dufftown Station, Dufftown, AB55 4BA
Tel: 01261 861 212

The railway is open between Easter and the end of September

Provost Skene's House
www.visitscotland.com

Guestrow, Off Broad Street, Aberdeen, AB10 1AS
Tel: 01224 641086

18th Century Historic House

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Cinema Tickets

The Belmont Aberdeen

51 Belmont Street, Aberdeen, AB10 1JS
Tel: 01224 343534

 

UGC Cinema

Links Road, Aberdeen, AB24 5EN
Tel: 0871 2002000

 

VUE Cinema

10 Shiprow, Aberdeen
Tel: 0845 6020266

 

 

Theatre Tickets

Aberdeen Arts Centre

33 King Street, Aberdeen, AB24 5AA
Tel: 01224 635208

 

The Lemon Tree

5 West North Street, Aberdeen, AB24 5AT
Tel: 01224 642230

 

The Music Hall

Union Street, Aberdeen, AB10 1QS
Tel: 01224 632080

 

Theatre Tokens
www.theatretokens.com

Tel: 020 7240 8800

Can be used at theatres across Scotland.

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Music or Book Vouchers

One Up Records

17 Belmont Street, Aberdeen, AB10 1JR
Tel: 01224 642662

 

R & B Music

67-71 Green, Aberdeen, AB11 6NY
Tel: 01224 210121

 

Cavern

13a Belmont Street, Aberdeen, AB10 1JR
Tel: 01224 625005

 

Scripture Union Bookshop

60 Union Row, Aberdeen, AB10 1SA
Tel: 01224 658484

 

Virgin Megastores

133 Union Street, Aberdeen, AB11 6BH
Tel: 01224 213050

 

The Works

157 Union Street, Dufftown, AB11 6BB
Tel: 01224 254693

 

National Book Tokens
www.booktokens.co.uk

Database of bookshops that sell book tokens.

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Hire Shops

In many instances hiring items such as videos, tools, glasses, clothes or books makes more sense than buying brand new, and can help to reduce waste.

Cycle Hire

Wheelin Around

The Pavillion, Victoria Road, Ballater, Aberdeen,
AB35 5RL
Tel: 01339 755864

 

Aberdeen Cycle Centre

188 King Street, Aberdeen
Tel: 01224 644542

 

Alpine Bikes

64 Holburn Street, Aberdeen
Tel: 01224 211455

 

 

Video/DVD Hire

Video Drive-In

Unit 1, Tesco, Laurel Drive Bridge of Don, Aberdeen, AB22 8YT
Tel: 01224 706222

 

Byron Video

11 Byron Square, Aberdeen, AB16 7LL
Tel: 01224 662590

 

Video Drive-In

460 Great Northern Road, Aberdeen, AB24 2BA
Tel: 01224 276555

 

Blockbuster Entertainment

59-62 Victoria Road, Torry, Aberdeen, AB11 9LT
Tel: 01224 899022

 

Blockbuster Entertainment

322 George Street, Aberdeen, AB25 1HJ
Tel: 01224 638993

 

Blockbuster Entertainment

2-3 The Courtyard, Cults, Aberdeen, AB15 9SD
Tel: 01224 861080

 

Blockbuster Entertainment

70 Countesswells Road, Torry, Aberdeen, AB15 7YJ
Tel: 01224 209500

 

Blockbuster Entertainment

147 Holburn Street, Aberdeen, AB10 6BL
Tel: 01224 581014

 

Blockbuster Entertainment

Hillview, Upper Kirkhill, Wellington Road, Nigg, Aberdeen, AB12 3JX
Tel: 01224 877741

 

Blockbuster Entertainment

Unit 3, Jesmond Drive, Bridge of Don, Aberdeen,
AB22 8UR
Tel: 01224 826422

 

Blockbuster Entertainment

Great Northern Road, Aberdeen, AB24 2PS
Tel: 01224 789666

 

Global Video
www.globalvideo.co.uk

131 Holburn Street, Aberdeen, AB10 6BP
Tel: 01224 582972

 

Global Video
www.globalvideo.co.uk

194-6 King Street, Aberdeen, AB24 5BH
Tel: 01224 649634

 

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Tool Hire

Aberdeen Tool Rental Ltd

35 Victoria Street, Dyce, Aberdeen, AB21 7DX
Tel: 01224 775010

 

Balgownie Waterwell Drilling

78a Powis Terrace, Aberdeen, AB25 3PQ
Tel: 01224 485291

 

Easy Hire Shops Ltd

Units 3-4, Whitemyres Business Centre, Aberdeen, AB16 6HQ
Tel: 01224 693111

 

Hire Center

Back Hilton Road, Aberdeen, AB25 3LB
Tel: 01224 494923

 

Speedy Hire Centre (Northern) plc
www.speedyhire.co.uk

76-81 Skene Square, Aberdeen, AB25 2UL
Tel: 01224 638555
Email: customerservices@speedyhire.co.uk

 

Hewden Hire Centres
www.hewden.co.uk

4-14 Commerce Street, Aberdeen, AB11 5EB
Tel: 01224 595102

 

Hewden Hire Centres
www.hewden.co.uk

8-12 St Machar Drive, Aberdeen, AB24 3YJ
Tel: 01224 480467

 

Hewden Hire Centres
www.hewden.co.uk

Unit 2A, Wellheads Crescent, Wellheads I.E., Aberdeen, AB21 7GA
Tel: 01224 729436

 

HSS Hire Shops
www.hss.co.uk

Unit 2, 36 Commerce Street, Aberdeen, AB11 5BR
Tel: 01224 585 818

 

HSS Hire Shops
www.hss.co.uk

within John Fleming & Co., Silverburn Place, Bridge of Don Industrial Estate, Aberdeen, AB23 8EG
Tel: 01224 258237

 

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Clothes Hire

Alex Scott & Co. Ltd

43 Schoolhill, Aberdeen, AB10 1JT
Tel: 01224 643924

 

Pronuptia

34 St. Andrews Street, Aberdeen, AB25 1JA
Tel: 01224 632222

 

Dyce Highland Dress Hire

11 Glen Avenue, Dyce, Aberdeen, AB21 7FA
Tel: 01224 723310

 

Philip King 2

256 George Street, Aberdeen, AB25 1HN
Tel: 0800 9801333

 

Millsom & Main

The Galleria, Bon-Accord Street, Aberdeen, AB25 1HN
Tel: 01224 580507

 

 

Glass Hire

Threshers Wine Shop
www.threshers.co.uk

29 Fountainhall Road, Fountainhall,
Aberdeen, AB15 4EW
Tel: 01224 622015

 

Threshers Wine Shop
www.threshers.co.uk

166-170 George St, Aberdeen, AB25 1BS
Tel: 01224 635328

 

Victoria Wine Company

19 Crown Street, Aberdeen, AB11 6HA
Tel: 01224 587919

 

Victoria Wine Company

92 Holburn Street, Aberdeen, AB10 6BY
Tel: 01224 280045

 

Victoria Wine Company

83 Rosemount Place, Aberdeen, AB25 2YE
Tel: 01224 622361

 

Victoria Wine Company

530 Great Western Road, Mannofield,
Aberdeen, AB10 6PG
Tel: 01224 208868

 

Haddows

5 Cornhill Shopping Arcade, Aberdeen, AB10 6DD
Tel: 01224 662601

 

Haddows

384-386 Great Northern Road, Aberdeen, AB24 2AX
Tel: 01224 276731

 

Oddbins
www.oddbins.co.uk

27 Union Street, Aberdeen, AB11 5BP
Tel: 01224 580869

 

Oddbins
www.oddbins.co.uk

10 Bon Accord Street, Aberdeen, AB22 6EL
Tel: 01224 591990

 

 

Libraries

Aberdeen Central Library

Rosemount Viaduct, Aberdeen, AB25 1GW
Tel: 01224 652500

 

Aberdeen University Library

Meston Walk, Aberdeen, AB24 3UE
Tel: 01224 273330

 

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