40 Years of Busy Bees


Nursery in
Tunbridge Wells

Rated Good by Ofsted

6 Reviews

Busy Bees


Book your visit today Use our fee calculator

New parent? Call 0330 333 8133

Existing parent? Call 01892 540068

Opening Times:

From 08:00 to 18:00 Mon - Fri

Looking for a warm and welcoming nursery in Tunbridge Wells for your child? Our Busy Bees nursery offers a diverse range of activities and resources, maximising the potential of each and every child within the setting.

Offering excellent childcare to children from babies through to pre-school age, if you are looking for childcare in Kent then we welcome you to book a visit today. With a range of nursery rooms tailored to specific age groups, our highly qualified team of nursery staff provide ample opportunity for your child to learn and develop in an encouraging, safe, and supportive environment.

Our Tunbridge Wells nursery is fully equipped with everything required to allow each child to flourish, whether that is exciting resources which allow them to play and explore independently, or perhaps they still require daytime naps and additional support with nappies and feeding. Our understanding team want to make the nursery experience as homely and welcoming as possible, which is why we conveniently supply nappies, wipes and formula milk for the younger children within our care, as well as cosy and comfortable cots for those who require time out from playing.

The remarkable facilities don’t stop at the door, with a range of resources and equipment on offer for children to discover in our spacious outdoor area and also via the UP! App which can be accessed by parents to continue learning at home.

Want to keep in touch and see what your child is doing while at Busy Bees Tunbridge Wells? Our ParentZone App allows parents and carers to check in and see what fun the children have been having. Your child’s keyworker can also input helpful information such as nap times, nappy changes, food and drink intake, as well as any developmental milestones!

Book a visit to meet the team and see what Busy Bees Tunbridge Wells could offer for your child today!

Pebble flexible childcare at Tunbridge Wells Nursery

We understand that parents and carers lead busy lives, and we want to do everything possible to help. That’s why Tunbridge Wells Nursery 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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Busy Bees

Tunbridge Wells Nursery

Silverdale Road

Tunbridge Wells



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Dan Wilson - Centre Director

Dan Wilson

Centre Director

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Nursery Facilities at Tunbridge Wells Nursery

Here's a snapshot of just some of the wonderful facilities we offer at our Day Nursery in Tunbridge Wells. 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 are 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 2 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 Tunbridge Wells Nursery

At our nursery in Tunbridge Wells, the fees you pay are inclusive of all meals, drinks and snacks, which are prepared on site by our nursery chef. If your child has any dietary requirements or allergies, our menus can be adjusted accordingly, ensuring a delicious meal is always enjoyed! Please contact the Centre Director to discuss is more detail.

At Busy Bees, we understand the importance of a healthy, balanced diet, and the impact that nutritious food can have on children’s health and well-being. Here is a short example of what you could expect your child whilst in our childcare in Tunbridge Wells:


Seasonal fresh fruit with a selection of cereal or porridge.

Morning Snack

Seasonal fresh fruit, wholemeal toast or other baked good, with a drink of either milk or water.


Cheese and apple sticks, followed by fish pie served with cauliflower and peas, with a drink of water.

Afternoon Snack

Seasonal fresh fruit or vegetable sticks, with a drink of either milk or water.

Early Evening Snack

Butternut squash and sweet potato soup with brown bread triangles, followed by yoghurt and peaches, with a drink of water.

If you’re interested in learning more about the ways in which we promote healthy eating at our childcare in Kent, please click the link below, where there is also the opportunity to discover the variety of food options available for your child and view our NHS accredited menu in full.

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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 Tunbridge Wells 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 Tunbridge Wells Location

Our Busy Bees nursery in Tunbridge Wells is located a short distance from the A26, and is a mere two-minute drive from the nearest train station – High Brooms. Our nursery has safe and secure access, with CCTV for peace of mind, as well as convenient buggy storage for those arriving on foot.

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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 Tunbridge Wells. Book a visit today to arrange a personal tour to see Busy Bees Nursery Tunbridge Wells for yourself.


Rachael A.


"Great staff who really care about the children."

Charlotte L.


"My daughter loves attending busy bees, friendly staff and a dedicated manager."

Gabriela C.


"My little one is very happy at Busy Bee, this being a second nursery that she attended. Friendly staff that she has connected very well with. I do recommend Busy Bee ;)"

Hayley L.


"Lovely, nurturing environment all the staff give there all into the children. I would 100% recommend."

Hannah Y.


"Very friendly nursery, great staff and our kids are so happy. What more could you ask for"