Awarded Outstanding by Ofsted 2014

Bus Stop Pre School Bookham Ofsted Outstanding"Children are highly motivated and show great enthusiasm as they play and learn." "Children thrive in this welcoming, vibrant and nurturing pre-school setting."

"Exceedingly good use is made of the outdoor learning environment where staff have established Forest School experiences creating a magical sense of wonder in the play experiences they offer to children. "

LOTC Gold Award 2015

Bus Stop has been awarded a Gold LOTC award for providing "quality educational experiences beyond the classroom walls".

The only pre-school Gold award in Surrey for Learning Outside the Classroom.


Welcome to Bus Stop

Bus stop Dorking road SurreyStarted in 2006 Bus Stop Pre-school is a small family run pre-school based at the National Trusts Polesden Lacey Estate near Bookham, Surrey. Located on the beautiful North Downs ,within our own dedicated building , Bustop provides an ideal environment for your childs preparation for school. Bus Stop Pre school and Forest School Polesdon Lacey. Sitting on the Big Log

We provide a safe, friendly and calm environment where children feel happy and confident to learn and develop. We provide full day care with breakfast and chillout time. Session details

We are dedicated to the Forest School approach and make full use of the Polesdon Lacey grounds and surrounding woodland. Our children learn to build wigwams, light campfires and enjoy their natural environment throughout the year.

Come and train alongside our team and children and train to become a forest leader in your own setting. Forest School Training.

Outdoor play is actively encouraged and children can play outside as much as they like. Children are able to freeflow between the indoors and our well equipped garden. Take a look at the Gallery and Activities we do.

Catch up with our news through the Bookham Bulletin

You are welcome to come and visit us to talk to our children, families and staff and discover our calm and relaxed environment. Contact us