Best Stokke Strollers

Best Strokke Strollers

In this article, we’re going to look at and review what WE personally feel are the 10 Best Stokke Strollers in the USA.

Stokke is an 86+ year old Norweigian brand specializing in children’s products. It began operations in 1932 as a manufacturer of furniture. However, after the success of its iconic Tripp-Trapp chair in 1972, the company began focusing on kids’ merchandise such as strollers, accessories, bassinets and so on.

Stokke strollers are renowned for being safe, comfortable and innovative. This is definitely a luxury brand of stroller, and the prices and the quality of the build reflects that.

Their legendary Scandinavian quality and contemporary design ensures that the strollers are reliable, durable, ergonomic as well as good looking. Stokke’s range of strollers includes urban and all-terrain options with loads of convenient features such as height and angle-adjustable handlebar.

Having said that, Let’s take a look at the 10 best Stokke strollers in the USA.

Best Stoke Strollers for 2018 (We Share our Top 10)

Best Stokke Strollers

1) Stokke Xplory Newborn Stroller in Black Melange:

Stokke Xplory Newborn Stroller in Black Melange

SNUGBABY SCORE: 95/100

Includes Xplory stroller plus bassinet. Stroller accepts kid weighing 45 pounds or less while carry-cot is usable from birth up to 6 months (20 lbs).

Buyers Like:

• Made in Europe
• Reversible seat with 5 recline positions
• Comfortable seating – lots of soft padding, depth and height adjustable.
• High seating allows for interaction between child and caregiver/surroundings
• Meets or exceeds all US and International safety standards
• Single brake for both wheels
• SPF50 expandable canopy protects against UV rays
• Height and angle adjustable handlebar works for parent of almost any height/size
• Compatible with select makes of infant car seats

Buyers Dislike:

• Cupholder is an optional extra

As you may have noticed, Stokke strollers are almost flawless in terms of design, quality of construction and ergonomics. Yes, the prices are a bit steep but then, the strollers are very durable and most of them can be used from birth so there’s no need to upgrade as the child grows.

I hope that you enjoyed going through the best Stokke strollers in the US. Please share your thoughts in the comments below!

2) Stokke Xplory V4 True Black Complete Exclusive Edition with Extras:

Stokke Xplory V4 True Black Complete Exclusive Edition with Extras

SNUGBABY SCORE: 99/100

This special edition set includes the Xplory V4 stroller, parasol, rain cover, mosquito net and cup holder.

Buyers Like:

• Compatible with car seats and bassinet. This makes it usable from birth
• Reversible stroller seat reclines to 3 positions when facing parent and 2 positions in forward facing mode.
• Adjustable seat height – brings kid closer to caregiver, protects from car exhaust and is a lifesaver at cafes and restaurants (height can be adjusted according to table-height so that child does not feel left out)
• Adjustable footrest – feet do not dangle.
• Folds even with the seat still attached
• Two wheel function works great on rough surfaces
• Swivel wheels for maneuvering in tight spots
• Caregiver’s legs do not hit the back of the strollers. Height and angle adjustable handlebar
• Depth adjustable seat, large hood
• Includes seat padding, rear textile cover, harness protector, shopping bag (straps on to the base) and baby pad

Buyers Dislike:

• Not cheap! (We think that it’s more than worth the money though, as it will last for a long, long time if kept well)

3) Stokke Xplory Stroller – Red:

Stokke Xplory Stroller, Red

SNUGBABY SCORE: 99/100

The Xplory is manufactured in Europe from car-grade polymer and aluminum. It is so easy to steer that you’ll only need two fingers. (Some parents claim to use just their pinky!) The Xplory meets or exceeds all US safety standards and comes with a limited 3 year warranty.

Buyers Like:

• Extremely comfy seat is height adjustable and reclines to 5 positions. Can be used from birth all the way up to 3-4 years or 45 pounds. Seat pads allows parents to adjust depth too.
• Rear or parent facing options
• 5 point safety harness. SPF 50 canopy shields against UVA and UVB rays and is water-repellent
• Height and angle-adjustable handlebar
• Folds easily for compact storage
• Instead of a conventional mesh-basket, a shopping bag straps on to the base of the stroller. Parents can carry all items along if they wish to leave the stroller behind – very cool and thoughtful feature.
• No crossbar on rear wheels – feet do not hit the stroller while pushing
• Swiveling front wheels for excellent maneuverability. Pedal brake locks stroller in place
• Easy to assemble and maintain
• Looks super cute!
• Compatible with select car seats.

Buyers Dislike:

• Not a budget stroller
• Hard to find online due to very high demand (grab it quickly)

4) Stokke Scoot Stroller – Red:

Stokke Scoot Stroller - Red

SNUGBABY SCORE: 98/100

The Scoot is a compact stroller meant predominantly for urban use. Perfect for those who want a compact little stroller that’s still comfortable and spacious.

Buyers Like:

• Seat reclines to 3 positions in both parent and forward facing mode.
• Adjustable handle
• Adjustable footrest – good for growing children
• Folds compactly and is easy to carry
• Vents on sides and canopy for improved airflow
• High quality foam-filled wheels are puncture proof
• Swivel locking front wheels for easy steering.
• Big storage basket
• Engineered suspension – plush ride quality. On-Off footbrake.
• It can be converted into a travel system as it’s compatible with select models of infant car seats.
• Great value for money

Buyers Dislike:

• Not meant for off-roading.

5) Stokke Xplory Stroller – Deep Blue:

Stokke Xplory Stroller - Deep Blue - One Size

SNUGBABY SCORE: 98/100

This set includes the stroller and a bassinet. Stroller is usable from birth up to 45 pounds. Bassinet can be used until the baby is 6 months old (up to 20 pounds). All components are made in Europe. The stroller is manufactured using aluminum, high grade polymers and premium fabrics.

Buyers Like:

• Seat reclines to 5 positions.
• Front or rear facing option
• 5 point safety harness. SPF 50 oversized canopy
• Adjustable footrest
• Compatible with select car seats
• Adjustable seat height. High seating gives baby a good view and brings closer to mom/dad
• Adjustable handle
• Luxurious ride
• Easy to fold

Buyers Dislike:

• Pricey

6) Stokke Trailz All-Terrain Stroller – Beige Melange:

Stokke Trailz All-Terrain Stroller - Beige Melange

SNUGBABY SCORE: 98/100

A premium all-terrain stroller, the Stokke Trailz is always ready for adventure. It’s equally at home in the city or out in the countryside.

Buyers Like:

• Usable from birth up to 33 pounds
• Seat reclines to 3 positions in parent facing mode
• Seat reclines to 2 positions in forward facing mode
• Adjustable handlebar – height and angle
• Extendable canopy provides SPF50 level of Sun protection and is water-repellent
• Air-filled tires can take on almost any terrain. (Buyers can also opt for puncture-proof wheels)
• Waterproof storage basket – prevents contents from getting soiled and wet
• Air vents ensure adequate air circulation and prevent build-up of moisture
• Swivel-locking front wheels – easy to steer even on uneven surfaces
• Quick compact fold
• Car seat compatible – select models only
• Stout stance lends stability. Looks good.

Buyers Dislike:

• Not a budget stroller

7) Stokke Black V5 (Complete Set): Includes the Xplory stroller plus parasol and cup holder.

stokke-v5-complete-set

SNUGBABY SCORE: 98/100

Suitable from birth when used with Stokke Carrycot (sold separately). Maximum carrying capacity 45 pounds or less.

Buyers Like:

• Seat height adjustable. Raises baby closer to the caregiver. Promotes eye contact and bonding. Protects baby from car exhaust and provides a better view of surroundings
• Height and angle adjustable handlebar
• Reclines to multiple positions.
• Front and parent facing modes
• 5-point safety harness. SPF50 oversized canopy
• Adjustable footrest – good ergonomics even as the child grows
• Easy to fold
• Parents can walk easily thanks to open design at the back
• Car seat compatible

Buyers Dislike:

• A little expensive

8) Stokke Trailz with Terrain Wheels:

Stokke Trailz with Terrain Wheels

SNUGBABY SCORE: 98/100

The Trailz is a fantastic all-terrain stroller. It is rugged, smart and most importantly, comfortable even on bumpy terrain. Despite being a full size stroller, the Trailz folds quickly and is not overly bulky – goes through a standard doorway without skipping a beat. The water-proof storage basket is thoughtful and practical.

Buyers Like:

• Suitable for newborns and toddlers. Max child weight 33 pounds
• Seat reclines to 3 positions when facing parent and 2 positions when facing forward
• Height and angle adjustable handlebar – find your perfect fit!
• Expendable, SPF 50 canopy is water-repellent
• Air filled tires can tackle any type of surface – grass, gravel, country trails and so on
• Pushes and steers effortlessly, swivel-locking front wheels
• Compatible with Stokke car seats without adapters. Accepts other makes too but adapter needed.
• Air vents facilitate proper circulation of air and prevent dampness
• Choice of 5 vibrant colors

Buyers Dislike:

• Air filled tires require basic maintenance

9) Stokke Xplory V5 Stroller:

Stokke Xplory V5 Stroller, Black Melange

SNUGBABY SCORE: 98/100

The Xplory V5 is the latest iteration. It packs all the award winning features of the original Xplory PLUS a lot more. Available in 7 exciting colors.

Buyers Like:

• Suitable from birth along with the Stokke Ploy Carrycot (sold separately)
• Seat accommodates child up to 45 pounds
• Seat reclines to multiple positions.
• 2 configurations: rear and forward facing
• High seating
• Compatible with car seats. No adapter required for Stokke iZi Go an iZi Sleep
• Swivel-locking front wheels
• Height and angle adjustable handlebar
• Water-repellent fabrics and SPF50 hood
• Detachable shopping bag holds up to 11 pounds (32 liters)

Buyers Dislike:

• Not meant for jogging

10) Stokke Scoot Complete Stroller, Black Melange:

SNUGBABY SCORE: 95/100

The Stokke Scoot is the epitome of the urban stroller. It lightweight, compact, smart, durable and comes loaded with convenient features such as a rotation-adjustable handlebar and spacious storage basket with access from all sides. Choice of two colors.

Buyers Like:

• Seat holds a kid weighing 33 pounds or less. Suitable for use from birth
• Easy to fold and carry
• Foam filled rubber tires never go flat
• Built-in suspension for a smooth ride
• Seat reclines to 3 positions in both parent and forward facing configurations. Footrest is adjustable
• Roomy seat with adjustable harness. Overszed hood with SPF50 protection.
• Compatible with Stokke iZi Go and iZi Sleep. Accepts others makes of infant car seat but adapter is required
• Includes harness protector, rain cover and mosquito net

Buyers Dislike:

• Nothing to dislike here. Does everything that a modern city stroller should. Build quality is second to none.

 

Jeff and Yvette
 

Jeff & his Wife Yvette live in Anaheim Hills, in Orange County California. They're fans of Disneyland, and traveling, and are parents to TWO Awesome Kid, Steven Andrew (10/21/2015), and Amelia Ann (9/19/2018) :-)

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