Roundabout Nursery

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Choose Roundabout Nursery for your child

  • girls playing outside We care for babies and children between three months and five years old
  • Children love our spacious rooms, designed to support their learning whilst they enjoy a variety of stimulating activities
  • We have a fantastic garden for children to explore come rain or shine
  • Children enjoy lots of music and movement with our qualified music teacher

Ofsted rated this nursery as 'outstanding' in all areas in December 2012.

Ofsted say "Staff are dedicated and enthusiastic…. fully aware of and extremely attentive to children's needs. Exceptionally close, warm relationships are evident between staff and children. Partnerships with parents are outstanding because the nursery places high determination towards working with families."

We welcome children from any part of the city. Our team is professional, highly qualified and has a wealth of experience in working with young children. We have specific expertise in including children with special needs


We're next door to Roundabout Children's Centre in Whitehawk. There is plenty of parking for dropping off and collecting children.

Session times and fees

We're open from 8am to 6pm, Monday to Friday, 51 weeks a year

We charge the same rate for all ages, however our session times vary slightly depending on the age of your child.

Child looking through tunnel

Children under three years old

We charge £52.28 for a full day or £27.54 for a morning or afternoon session 

  • Morning session 8am to 1pm (includes breakfast and lunch)
  • Afternoon session 1pm to 6pm (includes tea)

Children aged three and over

We charge £52.28 for a full day, the day is then broken down into five flexible sessions. Parents and carers with a funded place for their child can add sessions together to create a full day, short day or have an 8am start or 6pm finish. 

  • 8am to 9.15am cost £6.38 (includes breakfast)
  • 9.15am to 12.15pm cost £15.30
  • Lunch session (this can only be used to create a 9.15am to 3.45pm day) cost £4.59
  • 12.45pm to 3.45pm cost £15.30
  • 3.45pm to 6pm cost £13.52 (includes tea)

More information about session times and fees

All fees must be paid whether or not your child attends their booked sessions.

We need a minimum of two weeks notice for holiday bookings.

There is a minimum requirement of two sessions a week.

We welcome childcare vouchers and children with funded places.

Contact Roundabout Nursery

Roundabout Nursery
178 Whitehawk Road

To organise a visit to the nursery or for further information please call us on 01273 294780 or email 

You can also find out more from our leaflet (PDF 980kb).

Read our latest Ofsted report from the inspection in December 2012

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We look forward to welcoming you to Roundabout nursery.

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