Welcome to Nature's Little Learners!

Exceptional Childcare in Starbeck and Hornbeam Park, Harrogate:

Igniting Curiosity in Young Minds

Our Nurseries are open 7:30 am - 5:30 pm

(7:00 am - 6:00 pm available where required)

At Nature’s Little Learners, our curiosity-inspired nurseries foster personal, social and emotional development in children from birth to 5 years old, through a welcoming, homely environment that puts children first - always.

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Welcome to Nature's Little Learners

Exceptional Childcare in Starbeck and Hornbeam Park, Harrogate:

Our nurseries are open 7:30 am - 5:30 pm 

(7:00 am - 6:00 pm available where required)

At Nature’s Little Learners , our curiosity-inspired nurseries foster personal, social and emotional development in children from birth to 5 years old , through a welcoming, homely environment that puts children first - always.


Why Choose Nature’s Little Learners for Childcare in Harrogate, North Yorkshire? 

Everything we do is centred around our amazing children and it is our mission to provide the highest-quality childcare for your little learner. This is a magical time in your child's development and it's our job to provide a place that encourages children to explore the endless possibilities of the world around them!

In our awe-inspiring day nurseries, we help children expand and become confident individuals in a safe and secure environment. Our vision is to create a welcoming and enjoyable environment at Nature's Little Learners,

where every child feels valued and is able to grow, learn and develop through play. 

At Nature's Little Learners, we focus on providing a beautiful and homely setting where children can naturally explore and play, whilst feeling emotionally and physically secure. We're dedicated to giving parents peace of mind, knowing their little learners are happy and being looked after within our care.

It has been proven that the fastest rate of learning and development is between birth and the age of five, which is why it’s so important to find a childcare setting that caters to your child's individual needs.

At Nature’s Little Learners, we don’t believe that classroom environments are the best way for children to learn. Our focus is on developing creativity and imagination by learning through play in a language rich, free flow environment that is filled with natural, open-ended resources.

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What We Believe

At Nature's Little Learners, we have a team of childcare experts who are at the forefront of the latest industry methods in childhood development and learning.

We are also committed to partnering with parents to raise enthusiastic, independent, confident and capable children! Our dedicated and passionate early years practitioners enjoy getting to know the unique values of all our families. This allows us to nurture and support all of our children in a way that is best suited to them.

Our nurseries provide the foundations to facilitate future life-long learners. We intend to support children in their journey to becoming confident, critical thinkers, with a lifelong love for health and wellbeing.

About Our North Yorkshire Locations

Situated in Harrogate, our nurseries are easy to access via major roads and public transport, making it convenient for parents to access during their commute between work and home. 

Our Starbeck nursery is situated close to the A59 and is a short walking distance from Starbeck Train Station.

Our Hornbeam Park nursery is situated close to the A61 and is a short walking distance from Hornbeam Park Train Station.

Since our start in 2021, we have worked incredibly hard to create the best possible childcare services in Harrogate. Our team is working continuously to improve our facilities and ensure that we are always following the latest and most up-to-date industry practices. 

Our team is here to help your child develop the necessary life skills and self-confidence that will help them enter further education with confidence and ease.

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Some of the aspects that make our facilities unique include:

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We use all-natural, open-ended resources that promote imagination and creativity - we believe in providing children with the freedom to express and learn through the environment and natural resources.

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Did you know children subconsciously absorb information from books? We encourage a love for books by making reading fun and accessible within all areas of our nursery, as well as monthly walks to the library where children can choose their own stories to read.

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We don’t base our nurseries on a standard “classroom” setting, as we believe children learn best by engaging their imagination through play.

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Our outdoor learning environments allow children to interact with Mother Nature and explore the world around them, whilst they socialise and build relationships with their friends.

Superb Facilities For Your Child

Here's a small sample of some of the great things your child can enjoy when they join our settings….

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Here’s What Parents Have To Say

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Our Accreditations

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We are proud to announce that we have been rated "Good" by Ofsted in 2023.

This shows that our nursery provides a high-quality service to children and their families, is well-managed, and continuously improving.

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Mumbler Awards

Natures Little Learners have been awarded ‘Favourite Day Nursery’ by the Harrogate Mumbler Awards 2023.

Our team work tirelessly every single day to ensure our little learners and their families get the very best love, care and early learning they deserve.

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Watson First Aid Training

All of our team are trained in first aid within their first 3 months of joining us through Watson Training Services.

Get Our Free Guide

We know how hard it can be to choose the perfect place for your little ones to learn and grow.

So we have made it simple for you to find out exactly what to look for when choosing the perfect nursery. Get your copy now...

Here’s What Our Team Have To Say

The Nature's Little Learners family includes a diverse team of passionate educators who are committed to your child’s success. Take a look at what they have to say about Nature's Little Learnershere…

Our Commitment To Safety

Here at Nature's Little Learners we take the safety of everyone seriously. We have put protective measures in place throughout our nursery

Now, more than ever, maintaining a safe, clean, secure facility is vital. We have been committed to this cause from day one, and we are fully transparent so that parents can check in at any time.

Hand Sanitation

Before entering the building you will be asked to use hand sanitiser. We also have stations located throughout the nursery.


Please keep 2 metres apart at all times during your visit. No more than 2 people are allowed in reception at any one time.

Think Before Attending

Please do not come to the nursery if you or your child is displaying any symptoms of Covid 19. Call our team to advise them and rearrange..

Quality Childcare in Starbeck, Harrogate

We intend to help children become confident, critical thinkers, with a lifelong love for their health and wellbeing – whether it be through reading, creating, exploring or learning.

Schedule A Tour At Nature's Little Learners

The best way to discover what makes Nature’s Little Learners special is to see it first hand. We provide engaging and interactive tours at our Harrogate locations daily.

We look forward to meeting you soon and getting to know you and your child more!

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