Ailsa Hospital

Ailsa Hospital lies on the southern outskirts of Ayr. It provides adult and elderly acute admissions services for South Ayrshire and parts of East Ayrshire and, at times, for patients from other parts of Ayrshire and Arran.

Area-wide services include non-acute rehabilitative care, Intensive Psychiatric Care Unit (IPCU), elderly mental health continuing care, day therapies unit, occupational therapy, physiotherapy and other Allied Health Profession services; an area-wide inpatient dual diagnosis and addictions assessment and rehabilitation service, and a number of outpatient services.


Dalmellington Road

Contact Details

01292 610556


Relatives and visitors are welcome to use the car parks at Ailsa Hospital car park. Spaces are limited and we would ask you not to bring your car to the hospital for the duration of your stay.

Parking Map

Visiting Times

Monday: 2pm - 8pm
Tuesday: 2pm - 8pm
Wednesday: 2pm - 8pm
Thursday: 2pm - 8pm
Friday: 2pm - 8pm
Saturday: 2pm - 8pm
Sunday: 2pm - 8pm

In most wards, visiting times are from 2pm to 8pm. You can drop-in anytime during this. However, please check with the ward staff.

Smoke Free Grounds

The days of smoking on NHS grounds have drawn to a close. All our hospital premises and grounds are now smoke-free. Visit our Smoke Free policy page for more information.

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