Here’s our curated list of the best indoor/outdoor baby swings and toddler swings.
You may wonder what benefits baby and toddler swings offer. Well, swinging for babies comforts them with a smooth back and forth motion. And, as your babies grow and become toddlers, swings strengthen fine motor skills. To keep you at ease, and to allow your toddlers to work on movement coordination, you will want to have an indoor swing and outdoor swing that is both safe and comfortable. From baby swings that are soft and snuggly to sturdy toddler swings, this list has you covered. As a reminder, never leave your child unattended in a swing—adult supervision is strongly recommended.
Looking for more indoor/outdoor fun to keep your toddler active? Jump on over to our list of the best indoor/outdoor toddler slides!
Indoor Baby Swings
When shopping for an indoor baby swing, there are several key features to consider. Some models play calming music intended to soothe your baby to sleep while others have different rocking speeds. Here are some of our preferred indoor baby swings, sure to have all the features you want.
Your newborn baby infant will feel very cozy when snuggled up in the soft swing seat. The five-point safety harness keeps newborns safely tucked in as the Simple Sway Swing rocks side-to-side. Choose from six different rocking motions, and two levels of vibration, for a customized indoor baby swing.
Portable, lightweight, and compact, the Ingenuity baby swing easily folds up for convenient storage. Weighing only seven pounds, this indoor infant swing is ideal to take when visiting family or friends. This swing holds up to 9-month-old weighing twenty pounds.
For new parents who love technology, this indoor baby swing is a perfect addition to the baby shower gift registry. Why? Well, you can control the settings of the swing by using the equipped remote. You can also play your own music by connecting your devices to the swing through either Bluetooth or USB.
Lull your newborn baby to sleep in the Snugapuppy Swing by Fisher-Price. Dual swinging motions means this baby product can swing head-to-toe or sway side-to-side. Meanwhile, your baby will be entertained while looking at the reflective dome, or at any of the cute animals that turn and dangle from the mobile.
Allow your babies to rest peacefully in the baby swing for infants by AiBeeYou. The motor runs quiet, allowing newborns to nap without interruptions. While you’re doing housework or tasks indoors, your baby will be occupied and safe as they listen to tranquil music or sounds of nature.
Outdoor Baby Swings
Whether you prefer relaxing beachside or in the comforts of your own backyard, having an outdoor baby swing is a necessity for an active lifestyle. Outdoor baby swings will entertain and soothe your baby, as you enjoy your time together out amongst nature.
If you are a parent who’s always on the go, you will need a portable baby swing to keep up with the travels ahead. This swing folds flat for easy trunk storage, and is equipped with a UPF 20 canopy to protect your baby from harmful UV rays. Plus, the pixelated pattern, reminiscent of Minecraft graphics, is delightful.
Let your baby enjoy the great outdoors while swinging in their very own baby swing by Monkey & Mouse. Made of UV-protectant fabric and breathable double-sided canvas, making it perfect for moments when you and your infant want to enjoy some time in the sun.
Equipped with sturdy adjustable straps, this Little Tikes swing securely holds in your baby as they have fun swinging outdoors. When your baby becomes a toddler, it accommodates their growth by allowing the T-bar to move up for a better fit. Like all Little Tikes products, the swing’s made of durable plastic and built to last.
Designed for babies 9 months and up, this ergonomic shell seat is modern looking and shaped for a comfortable fit for infants and toddlers alike. The squishy EVA foam is mildew resistant and easy to wipe clean, and with two ropes and clips for indoor/outdoor use, hanging it is easy.
If you want an aesthetic baby swing that compliments any indoor/outdoor furniture set, then look no further than the Macrame Baby Swing. Handcrafted, beautifully designed, this swing was created with nature in mind. You can feel good about putting your precious one in this swing because it uses only wood and cotton free from any harmful chemicals.
Indoor Toddler Swings
Keep toddlers active indoors by letting them do what they already love: Swinging on a swing. They’ll love playing indoors, and you’ll love that they’re working on building fine motor skills. So, here’s our top picks for indoor toddler swings.
Eco-friendly families will adore the indoor wooden horse toddler swing. Designed for easy installation. Made with smooth birch wood and soft cotton ropes, this swing is ideal for ages 6 months to 3 years.
Whether you have twin babies, toddlers, or a baby and a toddler, this uniquely made double swing allows the siblings to face one another while swinging back and forth. Handmade with durable material, this swing’s layered fabric can be removed and is machine washable, making clean-ups a breeze.
If looking for an indoor toddler swing that comes with a lot of equipment to keep your active child busy, this is perfect for you. This set comes with a swing, rings, swinging rope, and more. As your child grows, this set can still be used beyond their preschool years.
Allow your toddler to decompress in a sensory swing made of snuggly, breathable cotton-blend material. This helps children diagnosed with ADHD and Autism as it helps with sensory output and focus. Toddlers on up to grade school students will have fun using the swing while enjoying its calming effects.
Compact but loaded with features, this indoor gym by EZPlay is the perfect indoor solution for fun physical activities. There’s the swing (which can be switched out for gymnastics rings), the slide, and climbing ropes, all in a safe, sturdy structure that can be folded and stored easily. And with a max weight of 100 pounds, this will provide fun for many years to come.
Outdoor Toddler Swings
The swing time fun can be taken outdoors with any of the following toddler swings we found. When your toddler is ready to work out their wiggling energy, they will be trying their best to see how high they can soar in their amazing outdoor swings. And if you want even more outdoor fun, check out our list of toddler ride-on toys!
Catching the eyes of your toddler will be this adorable blue, bear-shaped, swing seat and swing stand set by Hysport. The yellow and blue frame keeps kids safe, as they strengthen their motor skills by swinging back and forth. As an added bonus, the frame folds up for easy storage.
Country-themed, with personalization available, this outdoor toddler swing has a rustic charm to compliment any decor. Your toddler will bask in the breeze as they rock in the handmade seat. Ropes are made of 100% cotton and have UV protection built-in, allowing them to be safe to your toddler’s touch.
For an alternative to the standard swing seat, look no further than this “magic carpet” swing! Perfect for families with twins or siblings, as it can hold up to 198 pounds, meaning more than one toddler can enjoy the fun. The swing is made of the same mesh material a trampoline uses, so it’s easy to clean, dries quick, and
As with any outdoor swing set, be sure to grab an anchor kit to secure the frame.
Made in the North Carolina, this handcrafted toddler swing comes with everything you need to easily install the swing on the front porch or secure it from a tree limb. Built using durable Cypress wood, and sealed with a protective weather coating, this swing is built for fun.
Taking the above concept one
step seat further, this pine double toddler swing can sit two toddlers at once. Perfect for playdates and sibling fun, as this lovingly handmade swing can hold up to 85 pounds. Plus, it’s absolutely adorable, and would look great on any porch or in any yard!