$29/hour for 1 child, $5/hour per additional child
4 hour minimum before 5pm
3 hour minimum after 5pm
If this is your full-time primary residence, please contact me directly for a locals rate.
A flat $30 holiday fee (per sitter) will be in effect for the
(Subject to change based on babysitter availability)
Christmas Eve & Christmas Day
Martin Luther King Jr. Weekend
Memorial Day Weekend
Labor Day Weekend
A flat $40 holiday feel will be in
effect for the following dates:
New Year's Eve
$5 driving fee for every 5 miles from the center of Steamboat Springs
We accept all major credit cards
We accept cash, check or Venmo
$9 service charge will be added to all reservations to cover administrative and processing costs
Gratuity is always appreciated, but never expected
Tips can be given in cash directly to the sitter or added to the total payment
* There is no charge when booking a sitter. However, credit card or Venmo name will be taken at the time of booking to reserve the sitter. Card will not be charged until the end of service.
* Any cancellation made within 24 hours of confirmed booking will incur a $75 cancellation fee.
* If a reservation start time is changed within 12 hours of the original start time, there is a $20 fee.
* You will receive an email ahead of time with the release form which needs to be signed and dated before the time of your reservation.
* Our insurance policy prevents sitters from driving children in a personal car but public transportation or shuttle service is allowed.
* We are not licensed to provide ski lessons and not insured to be skiing with children.
* We will not babysit sick children, please cancel if your child has green snot, throwing up or has a fever. We reserve the right to evaluation the scenario upon arrival and if your child is sick, you will be charged the minimum hours for the day.
* Steamboat Babysitting Company is not responsible for unforeseen circumstances such as a sick sitter, sitter leaving the company etc. But will do our best to make the situation right.
Big Group Event/Wedding Rates
5 Kids ages 4 and up per sitter
3 Kids ages 3 and younger per sitter
$70/hour for 2 sitters and $30 for each additional sitter.
2 sitters = up to 10 kids = $70/hour
3 sitters = up to 15 kids = $100/hour
4 sitters = up to 20 kids = $130/hour
5 sitters = up to 25 kids = $160/hour
6 sitters = up to 30 kids = $190/hour
If 2 or more sitters are required for an event, there will be an additional $37.50 per hour for an event coordinator to manage the event, support sitters and check in / check out of children.
$100 fee for providing games, toys, crafts and movies
30 minutes on the front end and back end required for set up and tear down