Ayr is Open for Business
ayr is open for business

Ayr is Open for Business

For great shopping and family fun this Christmas Ayr is Open for Business. There’s free festive activities for all the family every weekend in Ayr Town Centre until Sunday 24th December.

What's On in Ayr

Until Sunday 24th December, The Grain Exchange, Cutty-Sark Centre and Ayr Central Shopping Centre will all play host to some fun, seasonal attractions for everyone to enjoy. From 12 noon to 4pm on Saturdays and Sundays in the run up to Christmas, children and families can take part in a range of activities including snowflake making, Christmas clay modelling, face painting and Christmas themed games, live music and more.

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Food and Drink

Coffee with whipped cream and chocolate sprinkles.

The Cafe Victoria

Nestled in the heart of Ayr, a charming coastal town, The Cafe Victoria has emerged as the newest hotspot for coffee lovers and food enthusiasts...
Hot plates inside Mr Basrai’s World Cuisines

Mr Basrai’s World Cuisines

Mr Basrai’s World Cuisines serves up a delectable buffet that has a wide array of global cuisines all under one roof for one great price!...
Shop front of The Remedy Cafe.

The Remedy Cafe

The Remedy Cafe is located in the Seafield area of Ayr, South Ayrshire. With a relaxed feel in keeping with the beachfront setting, the cafe...

Narture Artisan Café

Narture’s acclaimed Artisan Café and award-winning Sourdough Bakery, are currently the core income generators of the social enterprise. The bakery specialises in handmade sourdough produce,...
A fresh salad with cheese and fruit

The Jockey Club Restaurant at Western House Hotel

The Jockey Club Restaurant at Western House Hotel offers superb food prepared by our team of top chefs. Ingredients are sourced from local suppliers and...
tables by the window

Aldente Ayr

Aldente Ayr is an authentic Italian trattoria packed with local produce. We serve authentic pizza, pasta, seafood and local meat dishes cooked fresh everyday.
A selection of pakora


3idiots Indian restaurant and takeaway is authentic, Indian Tapas-style food. This allows our customers to enjoy a little bit of everything! The chef’s home-made food...
juicy steak

Fairfield House Hotel

The Fairfield House Hotel restaurant offers a relaxing and comfortable dining experience combined with culinary excellence marked by its prestigious AA rosette. The menu features traditional...
A curry dish

Priya Authentic Indian Kitchen

Priya Authentic Indian Kitchen is an Indian cuisine restaurant that caters also for takeaway and deliveries. Priya is a celebration of Indian flavour and hospitality....
battered fish and chips

Savoy Park

At Savoy Park, you’ll immediately feel welcome and at home. The hotel has been under the stewardship of the Henderson family for over sixty years....


Gift in Photos shop exterior.

Gifts in Photos

Gifts in Photos is a family-run business based in Ayr, Ayrshire, Scotland.  At Gifts in Photos our aim is to provide first-class service for all our customers. Using up-to-date equipment and sublimation...
Hand crafted silver necklaces and jewellery.

The Grain Exchange

The Grain Exchange sits on the site of the town’s Meal Market where cereals were traded. The building is now used as a multi-purpose market,...


At Toytown we cater for kids of all ages with wide ranges of Lego, games, puzzles, dolls, action figures, puppets, soft toys, trading cards, arts...
Deadpool statue outside boom


Welcome! At Boom we are a family that just love Movies, TV shows, Collectables, and Comic-Cons! We thought we would share our passion with you...
Silver cuff

Ogham Jewellery Ayr

At Ogham Jewellery Ayr, we offer a unique range of designer jewellery for men and ladies, from European and international designers as well as hand-crafted,...
a pair of diamond earrings

Logan the Jewellers

Logan the Jewellers is an independent family-run jewellery shop offering the highest quality jewellery, watches and gifts. We are diamond and wedding ring specialists, offering...
Old cellar with wine bottles

Corney and Barrow

In 1994, Corney and Barrow’s Scottish operation merged with Whighams of Ayr, one of the longest-established wine merchants in the UK.  As well as Whighams’...

Where to Stay

Small garden seating area.

The Secret Garden Apartment

The Secret Garden Apartment is a delightful spacious 2-bedroom self-catering apartment in the heart of Ayr, close to the sea and all local amenities. Housed...
Sandstone mansion house


Hi, we’re David and Tia and we’re offering our 2/3 bed former home Inverdon for vacation / holiday rentals in the beautiful seaside town of...
Static caravans

Crofthead Holiday Park

Crofthead Holiday Park is a family owned and run treasure hidden in the beautiful Ayrshire countryside yet only a mere two miles from Ayr beach...
Exterior of woodcroft cottage

Woodcroft Holiday Cottages

Woodcroft Holiday Cottages is a group of well-selected properties that are very comfortable for people who wish a shorter stay for a holiday or for...
stylish livingroom with sofas a fireplace

No 7 Barns Terrace

No 7 Barns Terrace provides luxury self catering accommodation in the bustling town of Ayr in South West Scotland. It is a 3 storey town...
Brick exterior with Juliette balcony

Doonbank Cottage

Whether you’re looking for a one night business stopover, a couple of nights to attend a wedding at the Brig o’ Doon, or a one...
An image of the outside of a hotel at dusk.

Donnini Apartments

Donnini Apartments is a distinguished serviced accommodation provider that hosts business and leisure guests across our 50+ apartments/houses as well as our hotel 365 days...
Welcoming entrance way with pink roses climbing up a sandstone wall.

The Judges Rest Coastal Apartment

The Judges Rest Coastal Apartment is a quality ground-floor apartment close to the sandy beach and within easy walking distance of the town centre with...
Red sandstone villa with pretty garden

Blackburn Villa B&B

Dog friendly Blackburn Villa B&B is an award-winning bed and breakfast in the seaside town of Ayr in south west Scotland.  It is a substantial...
Sandstone villa with blue door

Barns B & B

Renovated in March 2021 our 3 rooms at Barns B & B feature en-suite bathrooms, HD flatscreen TVs with streaming services and super comfortable hotel...

Things to do

Photographic image of a Robert Burns statue which is situated at Burns Statue Square, Ayr

Burns Hame Toun - Town Centre Exploration Game

thelandoburns.com has teamed up with Questo to create a town centre exploration game in Burns ‘Hame Toun’ of Ayr, Scotland! Can you help Burns find...
Display of a victorian room.

The Heritage Hub

Are you interested in finding out more about Auld Ayr’s history? The brand-new ‘Ayr Through the Ages – The Heritage Hub’ is now open!  Located...
In Time escape room logo and lantern

In Time Escape Rooms

Explore, collect clues, solve puzzles, and uncover the mysteries to set yourself free at In Time Escape Rooms! Designed, built, and run by escape room...
Bowling balls and bowling lanes.

LA Bowl

LA Bowl is a fun family family-orientated leisure facility. we have 16 lanes for Ten Pin Bowling, Lazerzone, fully licensed bar, fast food diner, arcade...
Boy swimming

Citadel Swimming Pool

The Citadel Swimming Pool has a main Pool that is a 25m 6 lane pool, we also have a shallow Teaching Pool and a Flexi Pool...

Ayr Beach

Ayr has a wonderful, clean, sandy beach, which has been enjoyed for generations. You can enjoy a picnic, build sandcastles, splash in the water, collect...


From Sunday 19 November enjoy all day, unlimited free on street parking in and around Ayr town centre and in Council car parks. This free parking will be available every day until Monday 8 January 2024.

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