At our day nursery for children three months to 5 years we pride ourselves in our welcoming, friendly staff team. We provide a home from home environment, which offers a truly positive experience for all our children and parents.
We have a highly trained and knowledgeable staff team that are always available to talk to and willing to support all our children. Harpenden children's day nursery is located in Harpenden town centre, just a two-minute walk from the train station and only a 20-minute train ride into London Kings Cross, which is great for commuting parents. Set in a stunning listed building, originally the town's police station. Each room is filled with specially made wooden resources and furniture to encourage children to learn and develop. Interactive whiteboards and touch-screen computers help children to grow in confidence as they discover the world around them.
Our garden includes a climbing frame, water feature, mud kitchen area and a separate cosy and safe baby garden. We take the children outdoors on a daily basis. Our Nursery and Pre-School rooms have the added benefit of being able to have direct access to garden space, so we can offer free-flow access to the children.
Our delicious, healthy and nutritious food, sourced from trusted suppliers is prepared and cooked by our very own chef. Menus change seasonally and cater for all dietary and religious needs. Our kitchen holds a 5* EHO rating for food safety and hygiene. Please see the menus tab above for our current menu. We are located within the catchment of many infant schools which include St Dominic’s, Roundwood Park, Crabtree, The Grove, St Nicholas’, High Beeches, Lea Primary, Manland, Sauncey Wood and Wood End.
We will be delighted to welcome you to Harpenden Day Nursery. Our friendly, experienced and highly qualified staff are on hand to conduct a personal nursery tour at a time to suit you.
Below is an example of a typical day
Where possible we look to offer flexible booking patterns and a range of funding options, including the government's 30 hours funded childcare* provision. To request pricing and availability, please request a call back by clicking the button below.
*Terms and conditions apply to 30 hours funding. Click here for more information.Request a call back
Hollie has worked within Asquith Nurseries for the past 10 years now, and has experience in a number of different settings. She has a degree in Early Years Education and strives to provide a fun, safe and educational environment for all children.
Founded in 1989, Asquith Nurseries has a strong record of excellence and consistently high ratings from Ofsted and the Care Inspectorate. Children are prepared for the enjoyment of lifelong learning and exploration through industry leading equipment with the latest technology and a curriculum that prepares children for school. In November 2016, Asquith became part of the Bright Horizons family.