New Parents:

call us on 0330 333 8133

Existing Parents:

call Christina on 02392 383 030

Opening Times:

From 07:30 to 18:00 Mon - Fri

Busy Bees in Portsmouth is a purpose-built nursery situated in North Harbour Business Park, on the outskirts of Portsmouth. Easily accessible from the M27, just off Junction 12, there is off road parking for parents and visitors.  

With daycare that caters for children from 3 months - 5 years and has bright, spacious, age-appropriate base rooms for the children to enjoy. There is access to a large, secure outdoor area for exploring and learning through play. 

Our on-site chef prepares delicious, nutritious meals and can cater for any specific dietary requirements.  

With a truly dedicated childcare team, we are fully committed to delivering the very best quality childcare and ensuring that the child’s needs are always met. We deliver a wide range of activities to cover the children’s interests and the staff are passionate about developing their knowledge and attend training courses through our local Early Years team and our own Busy Bees training plan.  

If you’re looking for childcare in Portsmouth, please download our Parent Pack . Alternatively, come meet us and look around by booking a visit. We would love to see you.  


Busy Bees is the UK's leading childcare provider and currently recruiting for a variety of roles at our wonderful new nursery in nearby Eastleigh, opening January 2022. If you are interested in working for a company with amazing progression and training opportunities, visit our recruitment portal to view available nursery jobs in Eastleigh.

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Busy Bees

Busy Bees at Portsmouth

North Harbour Business Park

Compass Road



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Christina Kone

Centre Director

Nursery Facilities

Here's a snapshot of the wonderful facilities we offer. Click to find out more.

Car Parking
We offer ample parking on-site for your safety and convenience.

Buggy store
A safe place to store your pram while visiting the nursery.

Our nursery is fitted with CCTV for the safety and security of our team and the children in our care.

Secure Access
Our entrance ways are fitted with an intercom system and all access points are safe and secure.

Nappies and Wipes inclusive
Fees are all-inclusive to include nappies and wipes.

Formula Milk provided
Fees are inclusive to include formula milk if required.

Meals and Snacks Provided
All meals, drinks and snacks are prepared on-site by our chef and NHS accredited.

Outdoor Facilities
Our outdoor environment offers space to explore and take safe risks with the support of our team, aiding child development.

Sensory Room
Our Sensory Room is a relaxing space providing a unique sensory experience with activities and equipment to explore, engaging and stimulating children’s senses.

Parent Room
Our parent room is a dedicated safe space for us to get to know your family and you to speak in confidence with our nursery team about your child's nursery life.

Smart Board
Our Interactive Smart Board is used daily to bring learning to life and provides children with a hands-on approach with technology.

Funded Childcare
We offer government funded places for children aged 3 to 4 years, please speak to the Centre Director for more information.

We have a fully qualified Teacher in our pre-school room who delivers exciting learning opportunities, whilst ensuring statutory and legal welfare requirements are met for every child.

Foundation Class
The foundation class nurtures each child's natural curiosity within a structured framework providing pre-school children with an early introduction to school life.

We keep families informed through ParentZone, an online learning journal platform, which can be accessed via a smartphone app.

Exclusive to Busy Bees, UP is a learning and development app used by educators in our nursery and parents at home. Search ‘UP by Busy Bees’ on the app store to find out more.

Food at the nursery

Fees include all meals, drinks and snacks prepared on site by our nursery chef.

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Food Menu

Take a peek at our NHS accredited menus below.

If you'd like to speak to someone about your child's diet, talk to your centre director.

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Our Fees

We believe in an open and transparent approach to nursery fees.

Click the button below for weekly, daily and session rates for our exceptional childcare.

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Treat yourself and your friend with our Recommend a Friend promotion.

If you love our nursery, let your friends and family know, and you could receive up to £500 off your childcare fees and they will receive a £150 shopping voucher.

Download Claim Form

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