Care Options


Our Full Time care is for 5 days per week.

Hours: 7.15 am – 6 pm.

All meals and snacks included.


Sessional care is primarily Playschool and Montessori care.
These sessions follow a school term calendar – commencing in Sept each year and ending in June the following year.

For children from 2 yrs old.
4 – 5 days per week
2 ½ hours per day

Junior Montessori
For children from 2 ½ years old
5 days per week
3 hours per day

Senior Montessori
For children from3 years old
5 days per week
3 ½ hours per day
Eligible for ECCE government preschool placements

Parent & Toddler Group
In May 2010 we are providing a parent & toddler group in our Dalriada centre for a trial period.


Our Part Time care is for:
5 mornings per week
Hours: 7.15 am – 2 pm.
All meals and snacks included


3 days per week (your choice of days but must be 3 fixed days)
Hours: 7.15 am – 6 pm.
All meals and snacks included

After School

Full school care

Children from Junior Infants upwards

Drop off and pick up to and from local schools including:

St Colmcilles (Knocklyon)
Gaelscoil (Knocklyon)
Scoil Carmel (Firhouse)
Holy Rosary (Ballycullen)
Rathfarnham Parish School (Rathfarnham)
Educate Together (Rathfarnham * new Sept 2010)
Divine Word National School (Rathfarnham ** provisional Sept 2010)
3 day and 5 day options.

During school holidays, mid-terms, teacher training days etc., we can provide full time care for all school age children in our Afterschool care program.
With advance notice we can also cater for additional children as holiday cover.

Summer Camp

No matter what the weather is we always have a ‘cool’ summer & Rain never stops play!

Run weekly from the first week in July through to the end of August we help you the parents plan your Summer childcare requirements.
We keep the children happy and busy – while you get to relax and enjoy your summer too!

Junior Camp for children from 3 – 6 years / Senior Camp from 6 years+

All staff are qualified in childcare and First Aid (being the miminum)
All snacks are included
All materials are supplied
All our centres have gorgeous outdoor play areas

Activities Include:
Arts & Crafts, Music, Theme Days, Cooking, Sports, Competitions etc

Summer camps are not regulated and therefore anyone (regardless of ability or background) can set one up.
Please don’t take that chance with your child!
Come to the Professionals who have been providing summer camps since 1998.

About us

Chuckleberries is a group of privately owned nurseries - Tree Tops Day Nursery Ltd. & Woodstown Nursery & Montessori Ltd. Both were awarded the prestigious NCNA Centre of Excellence Award 2002-2004.




55 Hunters Walk
Ballycullen Road
Dublin 24