Bassinet Strollers For New Born
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The bassinet strollers are the first ride for the new small-sized human added or about to get added to your family. Parents are really curious when it comes to buying anything for the baby especially the newborn. No parent is ready to make any compromise when it comes to the baby’s safety and comfort.
The bassinets are considered as the first bed of the baby similarly the bassinet stroller’s design keeps the baby in a comfortable position and allows enjoying the required 12-hour sleep even when the baby is outdoors with the parents.
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In this article you will find:
- 11 bassinet strollers and their features.
- Pros & Cons
- Parents’ reviews
- Conclusion – Our favourites
The Baby Jogger Lux Stroller provides a variety of amazing features for its user. Let’s have a look at these. The stroller allows you to position the bassinet as per your requirement, it can be front, parent or sibling facing. You must have heard this statement about many baby products that they grow with the baby, this one is different in the way that it grows with the family. You can convert it from single to double mode and two siblings can then share a comfortable ride on this bassinet stroller.
It provides different feet positioning just with a push of a button on the sides, you can choose the straight feet option for infants, and as they grow older you can configure the settings accordingly. Another amazing feature is the extendable handle which is adjustable as per your height, this means you don’t have to bend your back because of the low height handle, The handlebar also has a hand brake option for an easy stop. The traditional wheel breaks are there as well.
The back wheels are quite big in size compared to the front wheels; however, the size of the front wheels is bigger than many other available options in the market. The bigger wheels help to move the stroller on a soft surface like grass, gravel or mud. The front wheels help to move around the stroller easily whereas lock mode activates for better experience on uneven surfaces. The storage space beneath the bassinet is literally huge; you can place all the necessary stuff quite easily.
The front and back pockets are flexible and make your task of taking anything out quite easy. 5 point harness and a soft seat allow a safe and comfortable experience, it’s easy to fold and takes 30% less space than a normal stroller when folded. The bassinet stroller can carry the weight up to 45 pounds. Available in 04 different gender-neutral colours, the UV protection hood protects from sunlight, have a magnetic peak a boo closure on the canopy allowing you to stay connected with the baby.
- Single and double stroller option
- Multiple facing option
- Large wheels with locking facility
- Flexible pockets
- Slightly higher in price
The customers look quite satisfied overall with 80% giving positive reviews whereas 8% are not happy with their choice.
- Measurement: 3 x 21.7 x 10.2 inches
- Price: 629.99
This Evenflo bassinet stroller comes with a Safe Max infant car seat with a base, it can become a pram, a travel system and a toddler stroller. The stroller can take weight up to 50 pounds, it offers 5 points adjustable harness which is easy to buckle, and in the front, you will find a bumper bar having a removable snack tray with a glass holder for the baby. This bar is removed quite easily when required.
The seat transforms to become a bassinet, just use the one-handed lever on the back and unbuckle it right underneath the seat and here you go! Remove the snack tray from the bumper bar and install it over the bassinet allowing you to have a better grip (watch the video given below for better understanding). The bassinet can be inclined or use as a flat surface. You can convert this seat into a toddler seat with few adjustments. The canopy is large with a peek a boo window, there is no magnetic closure available though.
The hand bar has a layer of foam around it, the bar is not adjustable, the basket beneath is huge and provides space large enough to fit big size stuff. The cruise wheels are of normal size with breaks on the backside; these seem to be more useful for smooth surfaces. The front wheels don’t have the locking option to keep them straight. The 5 point buckle harness is not removable even in bassinet mode; there is a big canopy available to save the baby from sharp lights. The Car seat: It comes with a base that can be kept in the car for a quick and easy car seat connection.
It is suitable for 4-35 pound babies, has a canopy and harness, the weight is extremely light makes it easy to handle, the car seat can be placed on the stroller quite easily on both front and back mode. It’s easy to fold with just one click of a button and stays on its feet when folded which is a great feature.
- Reasonable price
- Easy to fold
- Comes with a car seat
- Easy to grip
- Complains of wheels movement
The reviews are heading towards the 500 marks with 84% positive and 12% negative remarks. The low marking is focused around one factor related to wheels, some buyers find the bassinet stroller hard to move around. The positive reviews, however, tells you a totally opposite side of the product, they found it easy to move, a perfect gift and a great buy.
- Price: $279.99
The Graco stroller is basically a 3 in 1 bassinet stroller that offers 10 different riding positions. you can attach the car seat with the stroller quite easily, just place it on the stroller, the click sound ensures a safe and secure attachment. In the bassinet stroller mode, it provides 4 recline levels allowing you to choose the best suitable position. The toddler mode can handle the weight up to 50 pounds.
The leg rest offers 3 adjustment options to comfortably accommodate the young user, the 5 point harness grows with the child with safety assurance. The front wheels come with a lock making the movement of the stroller even easier and more relaxing. You can fold it with one hand with the click of a button, it remains on its feet when folded, underneath the baby there is a large storage basket provided to store all the necessary accessories.
Child tray and easily removable armrest ensure a hassle-free in and out movement of the baby. It also provides a concealed storage with 2 cup holders for parents which I believe is a great idea.
- Reasonable price
- Grows with the baby
- 10 riding positions
- Lockable front wheels
- Easy to fold, remains standing when folded
- Rare complains of the package received with missing parts
This bassinet stroller is really amazing, the customers seem quite excited about it. It has got 200 plus reviews with 95% positive and only 3% on the negative side. There are only a few complaints of the product received with missing parts. The majority absolutely loved it and find it inexpensive, easy to use and versatile.
- Measurement: 22 x 27.5 x 41 in
The Infant Baby stroller offers some good features in a reasonable price range. It is suitable for 0-3-year-old babies. The bassinet and seat are safe with the support of a 3D solid suspension frame and provide the option of both front and rare adjustment angle. The front wheel has a hidden spring installed enabling it to absorb shocks, the back wheels are made from rubble and provide skid free experience and ensure the safety of the baby.
The front wheel can be kept on rotation mode and locks for one direction movement. The other great features include a net that keeps the mosquitos away from the baby, five-point harness safety belt allows a quick release option for the parents. You will also find a detachable handrail to enhance safety, the specially designed UV protection canopy with peek a boo window keeps the baby safe from ultra-violate radiations.
Its one-hand fold feature makes it easy to take away anywhere you want. The removable foot cover keeps the baby warm in winters. The basket available on the lower side of the frame provides a good space to keep the baby necessities.
- Reasonable price
- Front-wheel suspension and lock system
- Lockable front wheels
- Strong frame base
- The handle height is fixed
Well, the bad news is that this bassinet stroller has got less than 10 reviews, the good news is the satisfaction level which is 100% so far which is amazing.
- Measurement: 32 x 24 x 43 in
- Price: $144.99
This Cynebaby stroller has done a great job in creating an eye-catchy design; if you like the golden colour on your stuff, this brown and golden colour combination is for you. The golden colour starts from its frame, with a touch on the canopy and bassinet. It is suitable for 0-6 month babies in bassinet mode and 7-36 months in seating mode.
The bassinet stroller offers 3 positions, sleeping bassinet, semi-recline and sit upright, all these positions are self-explanatory. The baby can face both the parents in a rare-face position or can enjoy the scenery in front-facing mode. It has a large size 12-inch rare wheel that helps in easy movement whereas front wheels which are comparatively small comes with shock-absorbing springs making the ride bump-free and smooth. Its other features include eco-fabric usage, adjustable handlebar helps operation easy for different heights of users, anti-rust aluminium alloy frame provides a strong base and a top-quality plastic which is not easy to oxidize.
The safety handrail is removable with one simple click of a button. The stroller comes with a variety of accessories like the tray, foot warmer, wrist strap, mosquito net, cup holder and cushion. And here comes my favourite part, the money-back guarantee. If you don’t like the product for any reason you can simply return it within 6 months, how amazing is that?
- 6 month Money back guarantee
- Beautiful design
- Shock-absorbing wheels
- Comes with great accessories
- Some complaints about the wheel’s performance
This golden stroller has 100 plus reviews with 78% on its side whereas around 15% of buyers are not impressed. Even the people with low ratings have given good remarks about the looks; however, they didn’t like the product because some of them find it hard to manoeuvre and less than what they expected.
The good reviews again tell us an absolutely different side of the picture. They found it fabulous, stylish and beautiful.
- Measurement: 34.2 x 20.8 x 10.6 inches
- Price: $189.99
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This bassinet stroller is comparatively new in the market; it comes at a reasonable price and offers some good features. Its lightweight but durable aluminium frame makes it easy to lift and carry once not in use or when required to be put in the trunk. Its one-second fold button adds further ease to the mission. The other features include convenient breaks on the rare wheel, adjustable canopy with a zipper to keep your baby safe from sun rays and provide a comfortable experience.
It also has a big storage basket at the bottom, 5 point safety harness, the adjustable handle suits people of different heights. The wheels in front have shock-absorbing spring whereas back wheels are bigger in size which helps in making the movement easy and a removable feet cover keeps your baby safe from cold winds. Suitable for babies up to the weight of 50 pounds.
- Reasonable price
- Lockable Shock-absorbing wheels
- Foot cover for winters
- Lightweight frame
The product is in the market for a while now; however, the number of ratings is around 30 which doesn’t tell us much about what people really think. Around 80% of people are satisfied whereas 10% are not sharing this opinion. The satisfied buyers are happy with the price and quality they got.
- Measurement: 34 x 24 x 39 in
- Price: $135
The Hot Mom baby bassinet stroller is unique because of the looks and 360-degree rotation feature. This allows you to set the stroller at any angle you want. No doubt the first impression you get about this stroller is that it must be an expensive one, but the price is around $400 which is quite reasonable considering what other competitors are asking.
- The product comes with a bassinet which is suitable for babies from 0-9 months.
- A stroller seat suitable for babies up to 6 to 36 months of age.
The Canopy is firm in thickness which protects the sunlight and also stops the wind and snow to reach the baby in winters. Its carrycot cover protects the baby during cold weather. It also has a loop to hang the baby’s favourite toy. Other great features include a height-adjustable handle, smaller PU wheels at the front and larger wheels at back makes it easy to manoeuvre, all four wheels have stable multiple suspension to make baby safer.
The large basket right beneath the bassinet gives you large storage space. The seat provides 3 adjustable angles.
- 100 degree for travel
- 135 degrees for rest,
- 175 degrees for sleep
- 360-degree rotation
- Useful in winters
- 3 angle seat adjustment
- Suspension on all 4 wheels
- Height adjustable handle
- Some complaints related to logistics issues like missing parts and broken product however these are only rare.
This heavy-duty bassinet stroller has 150 plus reviews with an 88% satisfaction level however 8% doesn’t look much happy with their purchase decision. Most of the complaints are related to missing parts or product received in damaged form but the number of such issues is quite low. The happy customers found it amazing, the comfortable and worth value of money.
- Folding size*W*H=82*58*48 CM
- Assembled Size: L*W*H= 86*34*114 CM
This video is really helpful in getting the assembly info and also the features of the product.
The best thing about this stroller is its convertible feature from single to double mode. This feature is not common in strollers of this price range. The other seat has to be purchased separately though. The seat is convertible from infant to toddler mode and vice-versa quite easily; it also has both front and parent facing positions.
There are several positioning options available for parents to choose from in double stroller mode. The canopy is reasonable in size with peek a boo window, the breaks are available on the right rare wheel, footrest has 4 recline positions option. The handle is adjustable to various heights and one button click makes it easy to fold however it looks a bit bulky in a folded position.
- No extra parts needed for changing modes
- Double stroller mode
- One button break
- Adjustable handle height
- 4 recline positions
- Recline is not possible in all positions (in double mode).
This bassinet stroller has got reviews close to 500 which give us the idea of the number of sales it has got so far which is great. The satisfaction level is around 81% and 11% of dissatisfaction published.
- Measurement: 34 x 26.5 x 41.5 inches
- Price: $219
The Maxi-Cosi Zelia stroller is another good product that comes at a reasonable price and provides you with the features of similar good quality bassinet strollers available in the market. Its assembling is just a few clicks sounds away to make your life easy. The seat is easy to recline and usable in both front and parent direction.
Its canopy comes with a flip-out visor to give extra protection to your baby and its peak a boo window allows you to keep an eye on your baby regularly. The handle is adjustable conveniently to your height allowing both mother and father to operate it with ease. Its bumper bar is there for the baby’s safety and also swings away with one push of a button to make you put the baby in and out of the stroller without any trouble.
Once your baby is done with a great ride, you can fold it easily, the stroller stands on its own in a folding position making it easy to lift without bending your back to the extreme. The storage basket beneath the bassinet is big enough to keep lots of stuff; the brake system is available on the right rare-wheel with just the push of a button.
The ultra-soft padded seat makes the baby enjoy a comfortable experience. Provides the option of free movement of the front wheel and you can also lock it as per your requirement to enjoy a one-direction movement. It is suitable for babies from 1 to 48 month of age.
- Reasonable price
- The canopy comes with a flip-out visor
- One button for breaks
- Adjustable handle for different heights
- Self-standing when folded
- Flexible bumper bar
- Lockable front wheel
- The shade might be a bit small for some parents
It has 83% positive reviews however the people giving it 4 stars also have some complaints related to canopy size and wheels not being shockproof. The good thing is that there are no 1 and 2-star ratings for this bassinet stroller. The happy customers find it incredible, well made and worth the value of their money.
- Measurement: 29 x 22.25 x 11 inches
- Price: $159.99
This stroller comes with a bassinet and a toddler seat. You can change it from single to double stroller mode in just no time, you need to purchase the adaptors separately to use the double mode. The bassinet is useful for your newborn baby, it comes with a removable shade to keep your baby safe from cold air, in summers you can simply remove it for a windy experience.
The canopy has an extra layer of UV50 sun protection which can be hidden inside the canopy when it is not required. The canopy also has a zipper flap on its back which is toggled to see the baby and also allows air ventilation. The handlebar is adjustable for various heights of people. The bassinet pulls out with just a click of a button to change it from front to parent face mode. Usually, parents love the later mode as they want to keep the baby in front of their eyes all the time. The bassinet is tested for sleep standards and easy to use in the bedroom, it is recommended to keep it on a hard surface or on a bassinet stand.
The toddler seat is useful when your baby outgrows the bassinet, it comes with an adjustable angle footrest which is easy to use as per the need. The seat reclines at different angles with just a click of a button given on the back of the seat. The seat offers a 5 point safety harness to give you peace of mind. The canopy of the seat has a large size magnetic peek a boo window that allows you to keep an eye on the progress inside the seat.
The seat can be front or rear face; you can change the position again with a push of a button. The bumper bar is provided for extra safety of the baby and it is removable by pushing buttons on the side allowing you to put the baby in and out from the seat easily.
The storage underneath is a big one, it also has 2 pockets to keep the stuff you like. There is a brake button available on the right rear wheel for an easy stop. The frame is designed to keep the Mesa Car seat fix on it without any issue. Just put on the car seat and a click sound will tell you how easy it was without using any adaptors.
The front wheels have the lock option allowing you to set the wheel position; you can lock the wheels to straight mode on bumpy floors for a sturdy ride. The folding is also extremely easy with just a push of a button, its self-standing folding mode is a great feature that helps you to move in our car with ease.
- Convertible from single to double stroller
- Extra UV50 protection sheet with canopy
- Footrest with different recline position options
- Height adjustable handle
- Lockable front wheels
- Easy to remove the bumper bar
- Large size peak a boo Magnetic window
- High price
- Adaptors needed to be purchased separately for double stroller mode
It is amazing to see that there are No 1 or 2-star ratings so far. 95% of people are satisfied, even the lowest rating has no specific complaint about this bassinet stroller. Overall people are in love with this Uppa baby vista’s product and they encourage others to invest in this great stroller as well.
- Measurement: 36 x 25.7 x 39.5 in
- Price: $799
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This Baby Joy bassinet stroller is suitable for babies from 0-3 years of age, the product is comparatively new in the market but seems to be in the process of attracting customers with its beautiful design and features. Its frame is light in weight but made with a firm aluminium frame with a combination of non-toxic wearable fabric canopy design that keeps your baby safe from unwanted rays.
The canopy with peek a boo window is adjustable and removable as well. The bassinet basket is removable and can also be placed at the front and parent face modes, it offers 3 position options which include a sleeping bassinet, semi-recline and sit upright positions. It has 5 point harness for the baby’s safety. There is a foot cover available to keep your baby warm in winters and can be removed easily in summers.
The package includes a diaper bag which is really exciting as we didn’t find this accessory even in some of the expensive brands around. You will also be getting a rain protector cover and a mosquito net making it a complete baby-friendly bassinet stroller. The rare wheels are 11 inches in size with breaks, the shock absorbers are installed on the rare wheels which is something unique, the front wheels offer 360 rotation with the option of locking them in one direction for a smooth experience.
- Additional diaper bag
- Mosquito net and rain cover included
- Shockproof rare wheels
- Lockable front wheels
- Easy to fold
- Hand height is fixed
The product is comparatively new in the market and has got around 20 number reviews, there is only one complaint related to folding issues, other than that 92% of customers are very much happy with their decision to buy this bassinet stroller which is an amazing beginning.
- Measurement: 40.5 x 24.5 x 44.5 inches
- Price: $175.99
Which stroller is best for a newborn?
There are so many varieties available in the market whether you choose to buy from a shop or through an online merchant, it all depends on the budget, the colour you like and the car you have because you need to have enough space on your car trunk to place any classic bassinet stroller.
Do look in detail at the safety features a stroller offers, the wheel rotation is also to be kept in consideration, it is our suggestion to go with the one which has the option of locking the front wheels, these are really helpful in an uneven surface. The locking option enables you to move the stroller in one direction without wobbling wheels. Some wheels are shock absorbing which enhance the safety feature.
Canopy is also important, do check the size of the canopy, it should be flexible allowing you to fix it as per the need, the peek a boo window not only allow you to keep the baby on your sight but, in the summer season, It helps in cross ventilation and allows your baby to enjoy the smooth airflow. We have shortlisted 11 Best Bassinet Strollers to look for 2023, offering some exciting features; you will realize that with every passing day how technology is playing its role in our lives through different variety of products.
As you must have realized that most of the features are common in all strollers however there is a difference in quality and the life of strollers. After careful analysis, we have shortlisted 3 products which are our favourites
- UPPAbaby Vista Stroller, Spenser
- The Hot Mom 360 Rotation Baby Stroller 2020
- Graco Modes Stroller, Includes Reversible Seat
The reason for selecting these are the quality, comfort and features they offer. Each of these three represents the low, mid and high price category. Choose the best one that suits your needs and budget.