13 best gift cards and vouchers perfect for last-minute presents

Never miss a special occasion again thanks to the best gift cards and vouchers, for the perfect present every time.

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by Lily Anderson |

Birthday ✔️ Christmas ✔️ Engagement ✔️ New baby ✔️ A little treat ✔️ Is there anything that the best gift card cannot do?

Gift vouchers and cards are there for us when we're in need. Whether that's because we're looking for a last-minute gift, something to please the fussiest member of the family, or simply just a present that the giftee is in control of - gift cards have saved us on more than one occasion.

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With e-gift cards available at the click of a button, the recipient can receive their present in a matter of seconds, with no hassle of delivery dates and extra shipping costs!

Here at What's The Best, we've searched high and low for the best gift vouchers available; so you can sit back and relax in the knowledge that we've got every celebration covered.

Check out: The best gift cards available on Amazon

Best gift card: Our verdict

Top of our list for the best gift card/voucher is (drum roll please) - the Amazon.co.uk Gift Card. Our reason for this is you can literally buy ALMOST anything on Amazon.

I could spend all day listing what you could buy, but instead, you can bag this and let the person receiving it do the legwork. Sounds like a winner all round, right?

An Amazon.co.uk Gift Card will please even the trickiest and toughest of people to buy a gift for.

Best high street vouchers

Not sure what to buy for your dad, boss, or even your in-laws? You cannot go wrong with a top gift voucher as long as you know what their favourite stores are. We've rounded up the best gift card selling site options for you right here as well as some alternative places to bag the best shopping vouchers:


John Lewis


Not On The High Street

Marks and Spencer

Currys PC World


JD Sports

TK Maxx


The Perfume Shop


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Lily Anderson is a Senior Commercial Content Writer at Bauer Media, where she tests products for titles such as Heat, Closer, What’s the Best and Mother&Baby.

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