learning through play


Little Lions Pre-school & Nursery is based in Hatfield, Hertfordshire. We care for children aged 2 years to rising 5 years.

We operate term time only, with morning sessions running from

9:15am - 12:15pm Monday to Thursday.

Our afternoon sessions run from:

12:30pm - 3:30pm Monday - Friday

We also run all day sessions from: 9:15-3:30pm Monday- Thursday

Autumn term 2022

Tuesday 6th September- Thursday 15th December

Half Term: Monday 24th October – Friday 28th October

End of year party: Friday 16th December. Time to be confirmed.

Spring Term 2023

Monday 9th January- Friday 31st March

Half Term: Monday 13th-Friday 17th February

Summer Term 2023

Monday 17th April- Wednesday 19th July.

Half Term: Monday 29th May- Friday 2nd June

End of year garden party: Thursday 20th July. Time to be confirmed




Term Dates


Taking care of your pride

The free entitlement for eligible 2 year olds and all 3 & 4 year olds is a maximum of 15 hours per week for a maximum of 38 weeks per year.

We also offer the 30 hours entitlement for eligible 3 & 4 year olds subject to availability

For more detailed information on the free 'Early Education Schemes' please click the 'Read More' link below to be directed to the Herts Direct website.

 Spaces now available!

Little Lions Pre-school & Nursery provide quality care and education in a stimulating environment for children aged two years to rising five.

We are a dedicated enthusiastic team with experience and knowledge in delivering the Early Years Foundation Stage.

Our inclusive outlook welcomes all families to work in partnership with us, to support their child’s development whilst playing and having fun!

We operate during term times only.

For more information or to book a visit call:07731 399 773 or e-mail: info@littlelionspreschool.org.uk

We have a range of session options from Morning sessions:9:15-12:15pm Monday-Thursday. Afternoon sessions: 12:30-3:30pm Monday-Friday And our All day sessions: 9:15-3:30pm Monday-Thursday.

Our sessions are accessible for 2-year funding, 3-year funding, 30 hours funding and private paying spaces​​. Cost for our morning and afternoon sessions are £20 per three hour session. All day sessions cost £42 per session.

Special Offer

When you enrol your child with us via a friends recommendation, both you and your friend will receive a free Little Lions Bag!