40 Years of Busy Bees


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Rated Outstanding by Ofsted

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Busy Bees


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New parent? Call 0330 333 8133

Existing parent? Call 01788 813876

Opening Times:

From 07:30 to 18:30 Mon - Fri

Welcome to Busy Bees at Rugby, where exceptional childcare meets a world of fun and discovery. As an Ofsted Outstanding childcare provider in Rugby, we're dedicated to nurturing young minds and ensuring your child's early years are filled with love, learning, and laughter.  

Every day at our nursery is an adventure, with the wide range of engaging activities on offer that ignite your child's imagination and curiosity. From creative arts and crafts to exciting imaginative play, our experienced staff are dedicated to creating an environment where learning is not just educational but also filled with joy and fun. 

Rest assured, everything we do at our Rugby day nursery is geared towards providing the best for your little one, whether that’s supporting reading and counting, or providing delicious and nutritious balanced meals throughout the day, every aspect of our care is designed to nurture your child's growth and development. 

If you want to keep up to date on your child’s progress, download our ‘ParentZone’ app! Here our passionate team will provide you with regular updates throughout the day on what your little one is getting up to, along with any milestones they may reach, ensuring that you never miss a special moment. 

So, if you're looking for a nursery in Rugby that offers a stimulating environment where your child can unleash their full potential, your search ends here. Busy Bees at Rugby is your ideal destination, where we provide the perfect setting for your child to thrive and grow. Book a visit today. 

Pebble flexible childcare at Busy Bees at Rugby

We understand that parents and carers lead busy lives, and we want to do everything possible to help. That’s why Busy Bees at Rugby offers the flexibility of booking additional sessions for when you need them.​ Find out more about our nursery session booking app, Pebble.

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Natalie Hall - Centre Director

Natalie Hall

Centre Director

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Nursery Facilities at Busy Bees at Rugby

Here's a snapshot of just some of the wonderful facilities we offer at our Day Nursery in Rugby. Click on each facility to find out more.

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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.

Book Extra Sessions Online
We offer online booking for extra ad-hoc sessions at this nursery with Pebble.

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Food at Busy Bees at Rugby

We know just how important it is for little ones to get the nutrition they need. That is why we provide delicious food and drink packed with goodness throughout your child's day with us. 

Accredited by NHS Startwell, our menus change seasonally, so there are plenty of opportunities to try something new.  

All meals, snacks and drinks are freshly prepared, on-site, each day, by our talented nursery chef. And want to know the very best bit? It is all included in your fees - so, there is no extra cost involved. Get a taster of what your child might enjoy on a typical day at Busy Bees Rugby. 


Fresh fruit with a selection of cereal or porridge.   

Morning Snack 

Fresh fruit with wholemeal toast or baked goods, with a drink of milk or water.  


Cream cheese pinwheel followed by beef/turkey or lentils in gravy with new potatoes and broccoli, with a drink of water.   

Afternoon Snack 

Fresh fruit or vegetable sticks with a drink of milk or water.   

Early Evening Snack  

Chef’s daily special, with a drink of water. 

Does your child have specific dietary requirements? Simply speak to your Centre Director - we can account for any special food needs and provide safe alternatives. Learn more about our approach to getting children to eat well or see our menus in full by clicking the buttons below. 

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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.

Did you know Busy Bees also offers government-funded childcare? If eligible, you could be entitled to up to 570 or 1140 hours of funded childcare, depending on your eligibility and your child's age, each year for your child. Find out more on our 'Funding Options' page. Or alternatively, speak to your Centre Director to learn more.

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Preparing for School

In order to best prepare the children for the next big chapter of their lives, Busy Bees do all that they can to support and celebrate the transition. All of the planned activities and experiences which take place within our Busy Bees Nursery in Rugby are designed to provide a foundation of skills that will help them grow in becoming confident and capable learners.

Learn more about how we support the journey from nursery to school by taking a look at our "My Journey to School Tracker". To read more and learn about the other ways our expert team supports the transition to school level, take a look at our Starting School page.

Busy Bees Nursery Rugby Location

Welcome to our nursery in Rugby, ideally situated a short 5-minute drive from the town centre.  

For parents commuting via the M45, you'll be delighted to know it's just a 5-minute drive away, offering a convenient route for your daily drop-offs and pickups. We've got your convenience in mind with onsite parking facilities for families arriving by car. 

For those using public transportation, there's a bus stop conveniently located right outside the nursery, serving route 4. Our strategic location caters to a variety of commuting preferences, ensuring that your journey to and from our nursery is both efficient and stress-free. 

To further enhance your visit, we offer an onsite buggy store where parents can securely leave their buggies and strollers throughout the day. 

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Book a Tour

Our friendly, expert team of staff are always happy to welcome you and your child for a tour of the facilities on offer at our nursery in Rugby. Book a visit today to arrange a personal tour to see Busy Bees Nursery Rugby for yourself.


Kerry D.


"The staff at busy bees have been fantastic. They have supported me as a mum as well as my child and I honestly can not thank them enough as they are understanding, kind and supportive and really show that they understand my child individually and personally and have gone above and beyond to support his needs. "

Jenny D.


"I trust the staff and feel confident that my child is being well cared for. She really enjoys nursery and that is such a wonderful thing! Thank you! "

Katie R.


"Lovely, caring staff. A brilliant nursery."

Amy N.


"The nursery is just fabulous. All the staff are super friendly, welcoming and amazing with the children. Our little one loves the nursery and the key workers. We also feel that our little one is encouraged to play and learn to the best of his ability. If our little one is able to complete a task the staff help him progress! We love this. Just all round brilliant!"

Laura S.


"The team at Busy Bees Rugby are great and really care about the children. They plan lots of varied activities every week and frankly I’m jealous of the menu choices :) 100% recommend."