In this guide we’ll take a look at the best toddler trampolines for the UK market.
I’ve compared safety, design, build quality and cost
to give you my top recommendations.
What Is The Best Toddler Trampoline?
More Detailed Toddler Trampoline Reviews
Galt Toys Folding Toddler Trampoline Review
This Galt Toys Folding Toddler Trampoline is sturdy and durable to provide hours of fun and exercise for little ones. The unit has an easy grip cushioned handle to help toddlers keep their balance and bounce away safely. The bounce mat is attached with a bungee cord rather than springs for added safety. There is plenty of weatherproof padding around the frame to prevent bumps and bruises and the cord is covered by padding to prevent little feet slipping through. The frame is made of sturdy coated tubular steel and the trampoline is suitable for children weighing up to 25 kg.
An extra pair of hands will be useful at the initial assembly stage as the bungee cord has to be threaded around the frame. This only needs to be done once though. Once it is assembled it is sturdy and folding it down is a simple process.
This toddler trampoline is recommended for children of ages three and up but could be used by younger children if appropriate. Of course, all children should be supervised when using the toy.
The toddler trampoline is suitable for use indoors and out, though I would recommend storing it in a dry place over winter for extended durability. The handle can be removed, and the legs folded, for easy storage.
The trampoline is 86 x 86 cm making it large enough for children up to around 5 or 6.
This is the best toddler trampoline that all toddlers will love. It is easy to store behind a sofa, under a bed or in the shed and is suitable for indoor or outdoor use. The trampoline is sturdy and will not tip in use. It is suitable for a wide range of ages and will give years of use making it well worth the money.
HLC Folding Toddler Trampoline Review
This HLC Folding Toddler Trampoline is also sturdy and durable and is suitable for children up to 30 kg. The curved soft grip handle is easy for little ones to hold on to and helps them keep steady and safe. The unit is very low to the floor for added safety.
The frame is made from coated steel making it durable and weather resistant so the product is suitable for use indoors and out. The frame and bungee cords are covered with a protective mat for safety. The bouncing mat is tear resistant for years of use.
This toddler trampoline is simple to assemble and can easily be taken apart and stored when not in use. It is recommended for children of age 3+ but could be used by younger children with close supervision.
The trampoline has a frame of 81 x 81 cm making it a good size for toddlers and children up to around 5 or 6. It comes in a carrier bag for easy storage and transportation.
This is a sturdy and well-made product that is stable and easy for toddlers to use. It is easy to assemble and pack away and offers great value for money. It’s the best toddler trampoline to buy on a budget.
KidActive Thomas The Tank Engine Toddler Trampoline Review
This KidActive Thomas The Tank Engine Toddler Trampoline is ideal for toddlers from 12 months old. The design features two handles in a handlebar construction that encourages little ones to hold on tight with both hands. The handlebars are padded for comfort, too.
It is a little tricky to put this product together as you have to thread the bungee cord, so an extra pair of hands is useful. The bouncing mat is sturdy and tear resistant and the frame has plenty of padding. The toddler trampoline can be used outdoors or inside.
The design of the item is low to the floor for added safety and it has non-slip rubber feet which prevents it from slipping as well as protecting your floors. This product measures 58 x 58 x 60 cm so it is quite small and easy to store. This small size does mean it is only really suitable for very small children, though.
This toddler trampoline is perfect for little Thomas the Tank Engine fans and offers safe and active fun!
KidActive Zebra Toddler Trampoline Review
This KidActive Zebra Toddler Trampoline is similar to the previous product and from the same manufacturers. The design is a really cute black and white zebra that I’m sure would really attract the attention of a toddler.
It has the same bicycle style handles for extra security and the handlebars also feature the zebras head and neck making the design come to life.
The is the ideal first toddler trampoline and offers a cute design, good quality build and a reasonable price.
KidActive Peppa Pig Toddler Trampoline Review
This KidActive Peppa Pig Toddler Trampoline offers all the great features of the previous products with a cute Peppa Pig design that is sure to enchant little Peppa fans. It is a little more expensive than the zebra design, but that is often the case with character-based toys and the character design will probably encourage children to use it more.
Overall it is the best toddler trampoline for small Peppa Pig fans!
Toddler Trampoline Buying Guide
Kids love bouncing around on a trampoline and their parents like the fact that all that exercise wears them out and keeps them healthy. But trampolining has a host of other benefits for small children, too. It can teach them persistence as they master the skills required for happy bouncing, and learning new skills can also boost their self-esteem. In addition, trampolining can improve children’s posture, balance, motor skills, coordination and flexibility.
Even the smallest children can have a great time bouncing away on a toddler trampoline and get all the health and educational benefits of this fun activity. They have fun and you know they are learning new skills and staying healthy!
Of course, your priority when choosing the best toddler trampoline will be safety. Luckily most toddler trampolines have plenty of safety features. They tend to use a bungee construction rather than springs to prevent injuries. They also have a padded cover over the frame and springs to prevent accidents. Toddler trampolines also gave a nice sturdy handle for little ones to hold onto while bouncing. These products are also very low to the floor, highly stable and usually have non-slip feet for added stability.
Toddler trampolines are all quite small and easy to store. However, the slightly larger products will provide more longevity being usable by older children as well as toddlers. Having said that, the smaller products often feature popular characters which may encourage more reluctant or nervous children to give trampolining a try.
Of course, children should always be supervised while using trampolines.
Can my five-year-old go on the same toddler trampoline as my older children? It has a safety net.
Safety experts recommend that children under six years old should only use trampolines designed specifically for them. Even though larger trampolines have safety nets, younger children can still hurt themselves on these, especially if there are other children on them at the same time.