40 Years of Busy Bees

WELCOME TO BUSY BEES

Nursery in
Weymouth

Rated Good by Ofsted

15 Reviews

Busy Bees

READY TO TAKE YOUR FIRST STEPS?

Book your visit today Use our funding calculator

New parent? Call 0330 333 8133

Existing parent? Call 01305 783886

Opening Times:

From 07:00 to 18:00 Mon - Fri

Are you in search of a nursery near you that provides top-quality childcare in Weymouth? Look no further than Busy Bees at Weymouth. We warmly welcome children from babies through to pre-schoolers, offering a nurturing environment where every child's unique needs and interests are catered to. 

Our nursery is a place of boundless opportunities for your child to learn, flourish, and thrive. From cosy reading corners that ignite a love for reading to engaging creative arts and crafts activities that spark their imagination, we provide an environment that encourages exploration and growth. 

At Busy Bees, we understand the importance of outdoor play and fresh air for children's development. With our spacious outdoor area children can continue to explore their imagination, interact with friends, and embrace the great outdoors. 

To ensure that the fun and learning doesn’t end when your child leaves our nursery, download the UP! app. Here you can discover a wide range of resources, activities, information, and advice on how to support your child's learning and development at home.

For quality childcare, a nurturing atmosphere, and a place where your child's development and growth are prioritised, Busy Bees at Weymouth is your go-to choice. Book a visit today and see the Busy Bees difference for yourself. 

Pebble flexible childcare at Busy Bees at Weymouth

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

Melcombe Court

1 Cumberland Drive

Weymouth

Dorset

DT4 9TT

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Georgia Alcock - Centre Director

Georgia Alcock

Centre Director

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Nursery Facilities at Busy Bees at Weymouth

Here's a snapshot of just some of the wonderful facilities we offer at our Day Nursery in Weymouth. 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.

CCTV
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.

Teacher
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.

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

UP
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 Weymouth

We understand the importance of making sure children get the right nourishment to support good growth and development. At our Weymouth day nursery, children receive all meals, drinks, and snacks as part of the fees you pay.   

The menus work on a week-by-week basis and are varied and changed seasonally. Does your child have any specific dietary requirements or allergies? Get in touch with the Centre Director - who will be happy to discuss other safe alternatives for your child.   

Get a taste of what your child could expect to eat while at Busy Bees Weymouth: 

Breakfast 

Fresh fruit with a selection of cereal or porridge.  

Morning Snack 

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

Lunch 

Mango chutney with naan bread dippers. Followed by salmon and vegetable curry or mixed vegetable curry with 50/50 rice. Served with a cup of water.  

Afternoon Snack 

Fresh fruit or vegetable sticks served with a cup of milk or water.  

Early Evening Snack 

Chef's choice of soup - minestrone or carrot and coriander. Fruit salad for dessert. Served with a cup of water. 

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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 Weymouth 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 Weymouth Location

Our nursery is located just a quick 7-minute drive from the vibrant heart of Weymouth on Melcombe Court, ensuring easy access for families on the go. For those arriving by car, we offer the added convenience of onsite parking, making drop-offs and pickups a breeze. 

Arriving via public transport? There are nearby bus stops Nearby bus stops at Budmouth School and The Alex, serving routes 8, and X53 Jurassic Coaster making sure you can access our top-quality childcare without any hassle. 

Find the exact location of Busy Bees at Weymouth by using our What3Words:

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

Reviews

Katie Katherine R.

08/03/2024

"Friendly staff "


Samantha W.

07/03/2024

"We love busy bees, my daughter thrives here. I wouldn’t want to send her anywhere else. "


Keiley G.

05/02/2024

"Lovely staff and setting. "


Rebecca M.

04/01/2024

"Staff are fantastic my little one loves going to nursery"


Marriette W.

09/05/2023

"I love this nursery, all of the staff are absolutely wonderful and they always greet me and my daughter with a huge smile. I would recommend (and do recommend) them to everyone I see who is looking for a nursery they can trust. My daughter has been going here for just over a year and she is always excited to go and they’ve seen her through her first words, first steps and all the crazy weird stuff she gets up to! Couldn’t ask for a better, more trustworthy place to leave the most precious thing in the world. "