Parkside Belmayne - 01 485 3345

At Little Rainbows (Parkside Belmayne) we are inspired to provide young children with the best possible start to their educational life by creating a unique early childhood education and care facility.

Our early years facility is conveniently situated close to the Father Collins' Park on the Hole in the Wall Road serving the surrounding suburbs of Dublin 13 including Parkside, Belmayne, Balgriffen, Clongriffen, Donaghmede and Portmarnock. We pride ourselves on excellence for young children. We provide a high quality, full day care program that offers exemplary educational programs for children from 12 months of age to when they commence school.

Little Rainbows (Parkside, Belmayne) is a purpose built state of the art early childhood education and care facility.  Designed for children from 12 months up to an age where they are ready to start school. At Little Rainbows we intend to create an environment where your child will be comfortable, safe, nurtured, stimulated, respected, supported, valued and happy.  All of which are so important in a child's early years of development, learning and education. 

We provide the following services at Little Rainbows (Parkside Belmayne):

  •     Aistear & Síolta/Montessori - Curriculums are based on the interest and needs of individual children
  •     Fully qualified experienced early years educators
  •     An inclusive and non-bias environment for children, families and educators
  •     Safe and age appropriate facilities and learning resources to support and maximise children’s opportunities to develop, build a sense of          enquiry and problem solve
  •     Areas designed for children to engage in and develop their social and emotional skills
  •     A place to discover, wonder, explore, investigate and research that is supported by the planned environment and assisted by educators
  •     Creative, passive and active play spaces
  •     Babies from 12 months
  •     Hours: Monday to Friday, 7:45am to 6:00pm
  •     ECCE Scheme (free pre-school places)
  •     National Childcare Scheme (NCS)
  •     Large Junior & Senior Outdoor Play Area - Indoor and outdoor weatherproofed play spaces - A staged outdoor learning area
  •     Healthy Eating Programme
  •     School Collections, including Belmayne ETNS & St. Assisi Primary School
  •     A dedicated After-school Club, including Homework Club, Library & Outdoor Activities
  •     Disability access to all areas & levels

Now taking bookings for all age groups, email:  

We are also recruiting qualified educators to join Team Rainbow.

Prospective candidates should email their CV to

Little Rainbows (Parkside Belmayne)

We know how important it is that you trust the people looking after your children, which is why we have brought together years of expertise and experience to ensure the best care. We offer a range of early years solutions which are based on age and always age appropriate.

Little Miss Sunshine's Wobbler Room 

12 to 24 months

Mr Daydream's Toddler Room

2 years to 3 years

Little Miss Chatterbox's Toddler Room

2 years to 3 years

Mr Strong's Junior ECCE Room

2 years & 8 months (before 1st. September) to 4 years

Little Miss Tidy's Junior ECCE Room

2 years & 8 months (before 1st. September) to 4 years

Mr Happy's Senior ECCE Room

4 years to 5 years

Little Miss Giggles' ECCE Room

4 years to 5 years

Mr Tall's After School/Senior ECCE

4 years to 5 years (am) & 5 years to 8 years 

19 Parkside Row, Belmayne, Dublin D13 TKP9

Supported by the Dublin City & Fingal County Childcare Committees and is also a member of Childhood Services Ireland & Early Childhood Ireland