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Book a School or 3G Pitch

Information on how to book a school or 3G pitch.

Register Your Team

To register a team for play on our 3G pitches, click here.  A "Corporate Account" will be created for all registered teams, all teams must be registered prior to making a booking and registration should be carried out Annually.   

  • If you have a Leisure membership (Gym/Swim etc) with us, please use a different email address when registering.  You will only be able to make a pitch booking with a Corporate Account.  

 

Booking Online

Once registered, customers with Corporate Accounts will be able to book pitches as follows:

  • Pitches will be available 9 days in advance for registered teams for Saturday & Sunday only
  • Pitches will be available without guaranteed changing facilities - please see further guidance below.  
  • All sessions are for a duration of 1 hour - for 2 hours, please book 2 sessions. 
  • Customers should select the relevant age group (Under 18's or Adults) playing before booking.

 

To Book without guaranteed Changing Facilities 

These pitches can be booked online (without guaranteed changing facilities)

  • Queen Margaret Academy - two pitches - one football/rugby pitch and one football pitch 

  • Riverside Sports Arena  two pitches - one football/rugby pitch and one football pitch (formally known as Ayr Academy pitch)

Toilet access will be available for all bookings. 

To book, click here or download our app, search 'SAC Leisure' in your app store.

 

To Book all other pitches & request changing facilities*

Please complete a booking request form for these pitches: 

  • Belmont Academy - one 3G football pitch and one grass pitch 

  • Maybole Community Campus - two pitches - one football/rugby pitch and one football pitch 

  • Marr College - two pitches, one football/rugby pitch, one sand-dressed hockey pitch and Grass Pitches.  Click here for specific pitch details at Marr pitches, and parking arrangements.  

  • Prestwick Academy - one 3G football pitch and one grass pitch  

Or  

*Subject to availability - no additional charge.   

 

If you have any other queries, please email lets@south-ayrshire.gov.uk or call us on 01292 612655. 

 

Cancellation Periods  

  • Weekend bookings made online and/or with less than 9 days' notice must be cancelled before 10am on a Friday to receive a credit note. 

  • Weekend bookings, or Friday night match play, made with more than 9 days' notice must be cancelled in writing by midday on a Monday, at no charge. 

  • Regular lets running Monday to Friday - 10 days' notice for cancellation.

Cancellations must be submitted in writing to lets@south-ayrshire.gov.uk

Charges

 

Adult Rate (per hour)

U18's Rate (per hour)

Full Pitch

£42.00

£25.00

2/3 Pitch

£37.00

£21.00

Half Pitch

£32.00

£17.00

1/3 Pitch

£27.00

£13.00

Charges (from 3rd April 2024):

 

Adult Rate (per hour)

U18's Rate (per hour)

Full Pitch

£42.00

£26.00

2/3 Pitch

£37.00

£22.00

Half Pitch

£32.00

£18.00

1/3 Pitch

£27.00

£14.00

How to request a let:

For regular lets within our facilities, please speak to a member of our Lets Team to discuss your requirements to allow us to identify the most suitable venue for you.

For one-off/short blocks of lets, please download our Let Form and email the completed form to lets@south-ayrshire.gov.uk.   

School Let Form (Word doc) [67KB]

T&Cs - School Premises (PDF) [512KB]

Payment

Payment must be made in advance of your let unless agreed otherwise at the time of booking.  Please log into your online account by clicking here.