Tops Day Nursery - Wareham

Tops Wareham have consistently been rated as ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted for over 10 years, our warm and welcoming nursery and preschool environment offers the perfect start to your child’s learning journey in life. Our nursery is very lucky to be situated near Wareham forest, with access to public transport to visit the local Jurassic Coast that provides exciting opportunities for children to explore the outdoors and reunite with nature.


Venue address
1 & 1a Carey Road
BH20 4AX


Opening times
Mon: 07:00-19:00
Tue: 07:00-18:00
Wed: 07:00-19:00
Thu: 07:00-18:00
Fri: 07:00-19:00

Service Details

Vacancy information

Call for current vacancy details.

Cost variations
Fee rates reduce at each age group, for the number of hours booked per week and for siblings. Please call for opening hours and costs.
Additional Information

We are open all year around except for Christmas, Boxing and New Year’s days. Parent can use their Early Education Funding entitlement at any time during opening hours.

Age Range
0 years 3 months to 4 years 11 months

Ofsted Registered Details

Ofsted inspection result
Date of last inspectionInspection resultOfsted report
29/06/2015 Outstanding View here
Ofsted Report notes
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Registration details
Registration numberOfsted registration date

Early Education

Free early education places
15 Hours For 2 year olds
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15 Hours For 3 & 4 year olds
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30 Hours For 3 & 4 year olds
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Wheelchair accessible
Accessible by ramp
Parking availability information
On site parking, drop off facilities.
Toilet facility information
Ground floor toilet, wheelchair accessible toilet, facilities for intimate care for children with additional needs.
Other Facilities
Every child is welcome and special at Tops, no matter what their health, gender, culture or circumstances and we will work together with the parents or carers of the child to provide the activities and attention that he or she needs to develop to their best potential.
Record Last Updated
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Address: 1 & 1a Carey Road  Wareham  Dorset