Our Nursery

Holyrood Princes Dock  provides stimulating  and inspiring childcare for children from birth to 5 years. Our nursery aims to encourage the development of children through play, interaction, creativity, physical activity and a warm and nurturing environment.

Our Nursery

Our Nursery is located in the prestigious Princes Dock development, next door to MalMaison Hotel and neighbouring many prime businesses, luxury apartments and the new cruise liner facility.

We have dedicated parent parking, available for easy drop off and collection with adjacent all day parking facilities and easy access on foot into the city centre, which is only a few minutes walking distance.

Playrooms & Garden

Holyrood - Princes Dock

Holyrood – Princes Dock

Our nursery benefits from state-of-the-art facilities encompassed within a bright, spacious and well designed learning environment. There is a generously equipped outdoor play area and excellent use is made of the fabulous amenities offered by the proximity to the city centre.

Early Years Care & Education

Children are cared for by a team of passionate and committed staff members who follow the Early Years Foundation Stage guidelines in planning learning opportunities to meet each child’s individual needs.

Holyrood Princes Dock has been established for two years and has become a trusted early education centre . Our nursery has won local and national awards in recognition for its exceptional quality standards. Children are cared for by an enthusiastic, skilled and experienced team of childcare practitioners who plan learning experiences to meet the needs of each individual child.

There is a lively and energetic buzz to the playrooms where children enjoy an extensive range of learning opportunities with staff committed to creating an atmosphere of care, respect, learning and fun.

We recognise that the time working parents get to spend with their children is precious and therefore do everything possible ensure that time is extra special. Time saving services available  include:

  • dry cleaning and ironing drop off and collection
  • delivery acceptance services

FREE Soft Play Centre

Our nursery is dedicated to providing a variety of learning opportunities for our pre-school children and so we offer FREE access to our softplay centre and Imagination Village.  Learning is supported by the interactive use of smart boards which the children find stimulating and engaging and builds their ICT skills.  We have staff who speak French and Spanish. We also have pet fish that the children enjoy caring for, observing and feeding during the day.

bluefigure_Awards_WinnerWe are delighted to have been awarded, Nursery Chain of the Year, at the Nursery World Awards in 2013. This award has shown our commitment to providing quality childcare and education across the UK. We are extremely proud and would like to thank all of our staff and families for their support.

Opening Hours

Opening hours: Monday to Friday, 7.30am to 6.pm

Morning session –  7.30am to 12.30pm

Afternoon session  - 1pm to 6pm

We are closed for Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day. We are registered to care for 100 children at any one time.