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South Ayrshire: 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

Simply Irresistible

Citadel Leisure Centre, South Harbour St, Ayr, KA7 1JB
Tel: 01292 288080

Sell gift vouchers.

Jennifers Beauty Salon

61 Kyle St, Ayr, Ayrshire, KA7 1RS
Tel: 01292 618 336

Sell gift vouchers.

Beauty Box

18 Newmarket St, Ayr, Ayrshire, KA7 1LP
Tel: 01292 263 492

Sell gift vouchers.

Vanity Fair

20 The Cross, 39-41 Sandgate, Ayr, KA7 1BD
Tel: 01292 611 336

Sell gift vouchers.

Skin Deep

2 Hamilton St, Girvan, Ayreshire, KA26 9 EY
Tel: 01465 710 020

Sell gift vouchers.

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Leisure Activities

Coylton Activity Centre

Hole Road, Coylton, AB11 6TN
Tel: 01292 571235


Dailly Activity Centre

Victory Crescent, Dailly
Tel: 01465 811339


Girvan Swimming Pool

Knockcushan Street, Girvan, KA26 9AG
Tel: 01465 714545


Maybole Swimming Pool

Kirkoswald Road, Maybole, KA19 7DX
Tel: 01655 882568


Mossblown Activity Centre

Mauchline Road, Mossblown
Tel: 01292 520998


Muirhead Activity Centre

Central Avenue, Troon
Tel: 01292 318541


Prestwick Swimming Pool

St Ninian's Park, Prestwick
Tel: 01292 474015


Tarbolton Activity Centre

Park Road, Tarbolton
Tel: 01292 541319 DG


Troon Swimming Pool

Barassie Street, Troon, KA10 6LU
Tel: 01292 311758


Whitletts Activity Centre

Glenmuir Place, Ayr
Tel: 01292 288845


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Days Out

Bachelors House

Sandgate Street, Tarbolton, KA5 5RB


Souter Johnnies Cottage

Main Road, Kirkoswald, KA19 8HY


Culzean Castle and Country Park

Maybole, KA19 8LE
Tel: 01655 884521  


Rozelle House Galleries and Gardens

Rozelle Park, Ayr, KA7 4NQ
Tel: 01292 445447


Heads of Ayr Park

Dunure Road, Ayr, KA7 4LD
Tel: 01292 441210  


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Cinema Tickets

Odeon Cinema

Burns Statue Square, Ayr, KA7 1UP
Tel: 08712 244007



Theatre Tickets

Gaiety Theatre

Carrick St, Ayr, KA7 1NU
Tel: 01292 611222


Civic Theatre

Content Avenue, Ayr, KA8 0ET
Tel: 01292 263755


Borderline Theatre Co.Ltd

North Harbour St, Ayr, KA8 8AA
Tel: 01292 281010


Theatre Tokens

Tel: 020 7240 8800

Can be used at theatres across Scotland.

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Music or Book Vouchers


12-16 High St, Ayr, KA7 1PB
Tel: 01292 264327



68 Dalrymple St, Girvan, KA26 9BX
Tel: 01465 713301



87 Main St, Prestwick, KA9 1JX
Tel: 01292 478611



42 Portland St, Troon, KA10 6EA
Tel: 01292 311373


Prestwick Books

14 The Cross, Prestwick, KA9 1AJ
Tel: 01292 678600


Virgin Megastores Xpress

187-195 High Street, Ayr, KA7 1QT
Tel: 01292 610200


National Book Tokens

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

A C S Prestwick Ltd

5 The Cross, Prestwick, KA9 1AJ
Tel: 01292 477455


A.M.G Cycles Ltd

55 Dalblair Rd, Ayr, KA7 1UQ
Tel: 01292 287580



Video/DVD Hire

Blockbuster Entertainment

92 Main Street, Prestwick, KA9 1PA
Tel: 01292 671596


Blockbuster Entertainment

6 Burns Statue Arcade, Ayr, KA7 1SW
Tel: 01292 610646


Global Video

157 Whitletts Road, Ayr, KA8 0JQ
Tel: 01292 611194


Global Video

16 Portland Street, Troon, KA10 6EA
Tel: 01292 312227


Global Video

245 High Street, Ayr, KA7 1RB
Tel: 01292 282888


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Tool Hire

Ayr Tool Hire

15 Peebles St, Ayr, KA8 8DP
Tel: 01224 775010


Girvan Hire

37b Bridge St, Girvan,
Tel: 01465 710005


HSS Hire Shops

2 Elmbank Street, Ayr, KA8 8DH


Jamieson Plant Hire

24-26 Kirkoswald Road, Maybole, KA19 7DX
Tel: 01655 883251


Martin Plant Hire Ltd

Unit 2, 39 Back Peebles Street, KA8 8DT
Tel: 01292 885648


Speedy Hire Centres (Northern) Ltd

5 Peebles Street, Ayr, KA8 8DP
Tel: 01292 610666


Hewden Hire Centres

35 Green Street, Ayr, KA8 8BQ
Tel: 01292 880001


Ayr Tool Hire

15 Peebles Street, Ayr, KA8 8DP
Tel: 01292 288521


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Girvan Library

1 Montgomerie St, Girvan, KA26 9HE
Tel: 01465 712813


Maybole Library

70c High St, Maybole, KA19 7BZ
Tel: 01655 883044


Mossblown Library

Annbank Rd, Mossblown, KA6 5BH
Tel: 01292 520792


Prestwick Library

14 Kyle St, Prestwick, KA9 1PQ
Tel: 01292 476769


Carnegie Library

Main St, Ayr, KA8 8EB
Tel: 01292 286385


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