Not every parent has ample space in the apartment for a large crib, and the many other items that could be required for a new-born baby. Surely every parent, especially new parents love to give their best to their baby, but it is sometimes just not possible. City life for example, can make it impossible to dedicate so much space for the baby, because of the small size of an average city living space. Apart from that, you may also need a small and portable crib, that you can travel with. To solve this problem, a few companies produce and market mini cribs. These mini cribs do not take up too much space, but still gets the job of protecting your little ones done. Given that there are plenty such mini cribs available for sale, one might find it a little difficult to make the right choice. This top 10 review will therefore, help you to make that right decision. Enjoy and select the product from Top 10 Mini Cribs Review 2018.
List of 10 Best Mini Cribs for 2018
10. Bloombaby Alma Mini Crib
The first mini crib in this review is this $380 crib, stylishly made from wood, and available in three colors. These colors are gray, green and white. It can comfortable fit a new born-baby up to about 12 months of age or even a bit longer. It can also be easily carried around the apartment, so that your baby can normally share time with you, but then go into a different room when it’s nap time. The Alma Mini Crib can also be easily folded for space saving storage, and setup requires less than 5 minutes, all without tools of any kind.
9. L.A. Baby Folding Metal Deluxe Crib with Mattress
This crib is made from metal, but it is coated with a non-toxic and scratch resistant powder coating, and it is easy to clean. The crib is delivered fully assembled, but it can be easily folded for easy storage. It also has four caster-wheels with brakes, ideal for pushing it around from room to room, either folded, or open. This crib additionally meets commercial crib quality standards and is certified to be used in daycares. User manual is bilingual, in English and Spanish.
8. Dream On Me Convertible Mini Crib
The Dream on Me crib is a convertible one that can function as a mini crib, but also be upgraded to a twin size bed when the time comes. The twin size rail is sold separately, but all the tools for assembling the crib are included. Mattress and bed frame are not included, but the crib offers 3 mattress position supports and comes in a beautiful pine-wood finish.
7. Orbell Tina Portable Crib
On position 7 of this review is the Orbell Tina portable crib with three levels of mattress support. It is available in either white, gray, or espresso brown color. It features four caster wheels with brakes, which makes for easily moving around from room to room. It can even be converted to either a play pen, or a changing station. With 40“ (101cm) Length x 25“ (63cm) Width x 41“ (104cm) Height, this crib is very portable due to the lightweight wood used in its construction, and quite sturdy too.
6. Kalani 4-in1 Crib from DaViinci
DaVinci is a well known name when it comes to the baby crib industry, and with the Kalani, DaVinci created an amazing product for child care that is hard to beat. It comes in 7 colors, including Espresso, White, Cherry, Ebony, Gray, Honey Oak and Chestnut. It is JPMA certified to meet ASTM International safety standards, as well as U.S. CPSC standards. The Kalani can furthermore be converted into a toddler bed (conversion kit included), a daybed, or a full-size bed, for which the conversion kits must be purchased separately.
5. Union Convertible Baby Crib
The Union Convertible crib is available in Gray, Espresso brown and Sunshine yellow. It features a very simple but sturdy construction, and also features four mattress level supports. It is made from New Zealand pine wood and meets both the U.S. CPSC and the ASTM international safety standards, including being JPMA certified. It can also further be converted into a daybed or a full-sized bed, but for which the conversion kits must be purchased separately.
4. Child Craft 2-in-1 Convertible Crib
On position 4 of this review is this lovely mini crib from Child Craft. It is made from solid wood and comes in a non-toxic, white finish. The mattress support can be adjusted to two different heights, and the crib itself can be converted into a twin bed, as the child grows. This conversion needs bed rails, which are optional, and the crib is ranked 4th for its beautiful European design and practicality.
3. Kalani 2-in-1 mini Crib from DaVinci
The previous DaVinci crib was a 4-in-1, this one though is the 2-in1. It features four levels of mattress supports, and also includes a waterproof changing pad. As your child grows bigger, the Kalani 2-in-1 can then be converted into a twin-size bed, although you would need conversion rails, which have to be purchased separately. For its adorable wood finish, and long term durability, this DaVinci crib sits on position 3 of this best mini cribs review for 2018.
2. Delta Children Portable Crib
This mini baby crib is available in white, natural and cherry colors. It is made from lightweight wood, and can be folded flat for a perfect, space-saving storage. The front and back rails are stationary, and there are two mattress support levels. The crib also has four caster wheels, and is JPMA certified to meet, or exceed all CPSC and ASTM safety standards. With its practical small dimensions of 39“ (99cm) Length x 25“ (64cm) Width x 37“ (94cm) Height and for its functionality and price, this Delta Children cribs sits on position #2.
1. Dream On Me 3-in-1 Mini Crib
In the number #1 position of this top 10 mini crib review is this Dream On Me crib. It is available in 7 different colors of solid, pine wood finish, including Natural, Cherry, Grey, Black, White, French white and Espresso. It comes with all the tools needed for assembly and can be converted into a daybed or a twin-sized bed, for which the rails are sold separately. It also features three mattress position supports and is the number #1 crib in this review because of it’s solidity, overall practicality and affordability.
Buying baby cribs can be a complicated issue, especially when you are pressed for space. You will have to consider if you would be getting an extra toddler bed later, or a twin-sized bed much later, especially when space is an issue. You may also want something portable that you can easily carry to Grandpa’s place, in which case the Delta children Crib on position 2 would be perfect. For the best of all possible considerations, and at the right price, the Dream On Me 3-in-1 crib is simply the right answer, and our #1.