A vacation is much more fun when you bring the little ones along for the ride. But let’s face it, there will be times when you need someone to look after your children. That’s why it’s so great that Bali has a lot of daycare centers with professional caregivers to watch over your kids. These Bali daycare centers offer affordable rates and flexible packages.

Cheeky Monkeys

Cheeky Monkeys has 3 locations; Beachwalk Mall in Kuta, Sanur and the Sofitel Resort in Nusa Dua, making it one of the most convenient and recommended daycares in Bali. All 3 locations offer colorful amenities, professional staff and supervised play areas for kids who love to play all day long!

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Parents can choose from one-on-one babysitting services or group daycare so kids get lots of social time. The Sanur location requires booking ahead, but Kuta and Nusa Dua are great for last minute drop-offs.

Cubby House Kids Club

Cubby House Kids Club offers a positive, safe and stimulating environment for children 2 to 12 years old. Parents are free to leave their kids to play. The daycare center is all about combining fun with education. Professional caregivers provide supervised visits. Cubby House Kids Club has a Lego area where tots can let their imagination run wild. There’s an area for movie watching, reading and arts and crafts. For techie older kids, the place comes with MAC computers and WII.

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Kids can also order healthy, delicious foods while playing. The staff is always helpful, attentive and friendly! Parents and nannies are not permitted to remain inside the play area. For kids two years old and below, a parent is allowed to enter but additional charges may apply.

Umalas Kids Club

Just like Cubby House Kids, Umalas Kids Club is all about fun and learning. This daycare center offers a myriad of indoor and outdoor play areas for babies and children from 6 months to 5 years. Umalas Kids Club provides a reliable, balanced and stimulating environment for kids to enjoy playing and socializing. This vibrant international setting, the center is a place for children of all nationalities, with various cultural, religious and language backgrounds to learn, to share, to socialize and to discover new things every day.

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The center accepts long-term and casual drop-ins for visiting families with options of morning, full day and extended programmes. Kids are free to choose what kinds of activities they want for the day. They are encouraged to explore the facility and experiment with learning materials provided for by daycare staff.


For longer stays in Bali, Skoebi-Do is a great option. Caring staff take care of your little ones in a bright, airy environment with plenty of educational toys and activities. Skoebi-Do cares for your precious babes from 3 months until 5 years old.

Also look out for classes, fun days and other events run by Skoebi-Do.

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The Anak Atelier

The Anak Atelier is an international Preschool located on the Bukit Peninsula. This early learning offers fun, educational learning for children aged 15 months to 6 years. Families staying long-term or short-term in Bali can book their children a space at The Anak Atelier and know they will have a great time and be well looked after.

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Children who attend The Anak Atelier will spend their days learning about the environment, doing project work in groups and taking part in fun activities like yoga, dance, drama cooking and arts and crafts.

The Anak Atelier also offers after school babysitting and drop in playtime in their fabulous playground from 3-5pm.

Spice Learning Centre

Starting with Baby Spice at 14 months children up to 5 years will love their time spent at Spice in Seminyak. Learning with sensory skills, imaginative and creative play, young children can explore in a safe, happy environment.

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Spice offer casual enrollment for families visiting Bali, but make sure to contact the centre well in advance as places become full at certain times of the year.

The Garden

The Garden is an impressive early learning centre in Canggu, where children aged 15 months to 5 years can play, learn and socialize. The large garden, 4 spacious classrooms and a fantastic play room are heaven for kids to explore.

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Children from 15 months to 5 years are welcomed into 4 groups at The Garden. All are challenged with educational programs that involve hands on learning, experimenting and exploration. The Garden is open to families living in or visiting Bali, but spaces are limited so make sure to contact this in-demand school well in advance.

Pelangi School

Pelangi is one of the few international standard schools in the Ubud area. This global community for children from 1.5 to 12 years offers long-term as well as drop in schooling and daycare programs.

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At Pelangi children will be encouraged through a holistic curriculum in English with Bahasa Indonesia as a second language. Young children will learn about communication, healthy living and their environment with the guidance of carefully chosen local and international teaching staff.

More Options!

While these awesome spots are located in the central areas of Kuta, Nusa Dua and Sanur, there are also a ton of great childcare and kids club options across the island. Bali’s Best Babysitting offers private nanny services to families visiting the island, Ubud’s Bumi Kecil Kids Club offers loads of indoor and outdoor enrichment activities, and the Pondok Pekak Library in Ubud holds a bunch of awesome classes that will keep your kids busy for hours.