Best High Chair 2016

Top 7 High Chairs You Can Buy

Best Rated
BabyBjorn Highchair
Best Seller
Cosatto Noodle Supa
Chicco Polly
East Coast Combination
Mamas & Papas Pixi Highchair
Mountain Buggy Pod Clip-on
Best Deal
Totseat Washable Squashable Highchair
ModellBabyBjorn HighchairCosatto Noodle SupaChicco PollyEast Coast CombinationMamas & Papas Pixi HighchairMountain Buggy Pod Clip-onTotseat Washable Squashable Highchair
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MaterialBPA free PlasticPlastic/ Wipe Clean FabricPlastic/ Wipe Clean FabricWoodPlastic/ Wipe Clean FabricWipe Clean FabricPolycotton
Restraint HarnessSafety Lock System5-point5-point3-fixed point5-point5-pointQuick Clip
Max. Weight15 kg15 kg15 kg15 kg15 kg15 kg15 kg
Easy Clean
Collapsible
Weight5 kg8 Kg 10 kg13 Kg7 kg1 kg0.041 kg
Dimensions (when assembled)83 x 43.4 x 25.8 cm78 x 56 x 99 cm104 x 63.5 x 82 cm87 x 48 x 55 cm89 x 62 x 68 cm35.4 x 34.2 x 6.8 cm2.5 x 48.3 x 94 cm
(Special) Features
  • Unique Safety-Design
  • Developed with Paediatricians
  • Smooth, easy to clean Surfaces
  • 3 Position Seat Recline
  • 6 Height Position adjustable Seat
  • Large removable double padded Seat
  • Large, removable Tray
  • Coverts to a Chair and Play Table
  • Solid and stable
  • Detachable Safety Bar
  • Soft Moulded Seat
  • Solid Clamp Design with non-slip Grip Pads
  • Strong, built to last
  • Unique, alternative Design
  • Designed to fit most Styles of Chair
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Best Rated
BabyBjorn Highchair
BabyBjorn Highchair
  • Unique Safety-Design
  • Developed with Paediatricians
  • Smooth, easy to clean Surfaces
148,90 €
Best Seller
Cosatto Noodle Supa
Cosatto Noodle Supa
  • 3 Position Seat Recline
  • 6 Height Position adjustable Seat
84,99 €
Chicco Polly
Chicco Polly
  • Large removable double padded Seat
  • Large, removable Tray
69,99 €
East Coast Combination
East Coast Combination
  • Coverts to a Chair and Play Table
  • Solid and stable
57,55 €
Mamas & Papas Pixi Highchair
Mamas & Papas Pixi Highchair
  • Detachable Safety Bar
  • Soft Moulded Seat
42,15 €
Mountain Buggy Pod Clip-on
Mountain Buggy Pod Clip-on
  • Solid Clamp Design with non-slip Grip Pads
  • Strong, built to last
48,00 €
Best Deal
Totseat Washable Squashable Highchair
Totseat Washable Squashable Highchair
  • Unique, alternative Design
  • Designed to fit most Styles of Chair
22,95 €

All You Need To Know For Our High Chair Reviews

Helping you keep your baby safely by your side during meals in our review 2016.

The new BabyBjorn Highchair shows that modern simplicity can be combined with safety.

For your baby to experiment with new tastes and flavours during meal time it will ideally be seated at the table with the rest of the family. Of course one can not simply seat a baby on a normal chair and so to keep your child safe and secure you place it in a high chair for babies.
The raised height will enable you too supervise meal time and clean up afterwards without too much of a struggle. Though buying the best high chair for you and your baby isn’t quite as easy as not all high chairs for babies are the same. Think about your budget, lifestyle or simply how much space your home offers.
To find out which high chair/ baby chair is the most suitable we have compared dozens of them and collected the top 6 in our best high chair reviews 2016. So continue reading if you’d like to know which baby high chair to choose and what you need to consider in order to find your best buy.

Types of High Chairs

Cosatto High Chair 3 Sixti.

Baby high chairs in principle have one job. They keep your baby in a high position where it is safe. Though you’ll be surprised as to how many different models/ styles can actually be found in online shops (amazon.co.uk) and retailers (Tesco, Sainsbury’s etc.).
Here are just a couple of different baby chairs we have come across during our reviews 2016.

  • Traditional high chairs
  • Toddler high chairs
  • Newborn high chairs
  • Portable high chairs
  • Convertible high chairs
  • Travel high chairs
  • Hook-on high chairs
  • Fabric high chairs
  • Space saver/ booster seat high chairs

“The best high chairs for babies are sturdy, durable, easy to clean, and have useful features. These were the best buys in our high chair reviews 2016.”

Modern High Chairs

As a follow-up to simple, traditional high chairs modern baby high chairs profit from the advancements in technology and come with many new additional features and useful gadgets. Our high chair reviews had a closer look at some of the features and the best high chairs have proven to be way more adjustable, safer and comfortable than their traditional contemporaries. Distinguished by their unique design and simplicity, they have also been proven to be reliable. Though You’ll have to decide if the modern style suits your taste and your dining table.

Pro’s Modern High Chairs Con’s Modern High Chairs
  • designed with modern safety standards and special feautures

  • highly adjustable, yet very compact
  • often difficult to assemble

  • more expensive

See a couple of the other best high chairs we have compared in a quick summary to each model to see which high chair could be suitable for you.

Space Saver High Chair

These are also known as booster high chairs or booster seat high chairs. You can place it on any chair in your home making it the best high chair option in small apartments where you have to create space out of nowhere. The only disadvantage with the booster seat high chair is that your child might make a mess of the actual chair it stands on, so try to place it on an easy clean surface.

The Totseat Fabric High Seat is completely foldable into a bag and therefore the master of portability.

Travel High Chair

A travel high chair is often nothing more than a foldable camping chair designed for babies and toddlers. The best high chairs in this category are very often outdoor safe and quite durable, yet simple and easy to store and assemble. Though our high chair reviews have shown that it is recommended for travel use only as it is no long term match for proper baby high chairs inside your house.

Convertible High Chair

These can be multifunctional baby chairs or 3 in 1 high chairs. They have been designed to actually grow with your baby so that they don’t become useless over time but rather adopt to new situations, making these high chairs for babies a popular choice. They often feature as multiple high chairs for babies:

  • Booster seat high chairs
  • Toddler high chairs (for example with an activity tray)
  • Portable high chairs
  • Newborn high chair

Alternative Baby Chairs

Nowadays there are many alternative approaches to high chairs. Our best high chair reviews have come across portable high chairs that clip on to the edge of the table as well as fabric high chairs for babies that are simply strapped around any chair. The advantages are clear: they are easy to clean, easy to store easy to travel with and are surprisingly safe.
These baby chairs are often to found online and are great value for money. For example check for high chair sale on amazon.co.uk to find great offers and other cheap high chairs.


Buying a Baby High Chair

Our high chair reviews have looked at certain criteria and compared many of these aspects to find the best high chair for babies. Below we’ve listed the most important things to consider before you plunge into the pool of cheap high chairs and high chair deals.

High Chair Type

Think about what you’ll be going to need exactly. For example will you be travelling? Or will you want to keep the baby chair for as long as possible and get a convertible? You might be able to save some money this way as you won’t necessarily be buying top brands like babybjorn high chairs, chicco high chairs, hauck high chairs.

Material

When looking at the material make sure it has no harmful chemicals. The following table shows which materials are safe.

Material Description
Wood Most manufacturers use beech wood or other natural wood. Our high chair review has shown that wood is absolutely safe. Though do double check the used wood paint.
Plastic Many baby high chairs will be made of or contain plastic. In nearly all cases this is certified and safe, though it might not be the most comfortable option for your child.
Metal Metal is used for screws and bolts on a baby chair. Providing there are no sharp parts sticking out, it is a safe material.

Safety

When buying a high chair be sure to check for the EU-norm 14881:2006. This obliges the manufacturers to provide user manuals and safety information, along with a sign that provides information about the baby high chair model and which safety specifications it fulfils.
Our best high chair reviews all passed this criteria along with other aspects for example non-flammable material, general child restraining measures and no small parts that a baby might pick up and accidentally swallow.

The UK’s best High Chair Brands

Cosatto high chairs are amongst the most popular in the UK.

Our high chair reviews 2016 have included many different brands, mainly the UK’s most popular baby high chair brands. Out of these we are sure you’ll pick a couple for yourself, that have proven to be high in quality and design and also fulfil the safety regulations.

  • Graco High Chairs
  • BabyBjörn Hich Chairs
  • Chicco High Chairs
  • Stoke High Chairs
  • Cosatto High Chairs
  • Bloom High Chairs
  • Hauck High Chairs

Questions and Answers

To finalize our guide to the best high chair reviews 2016, we’ll answer a couple of general questions, to help you decide which high chair will soon find its way into your home.

When can I seat my baby in a high chair?
ne usually says, the child is ready for a baby high chair as soon as it is able to sit by itself. With most children this comes after ca. 6 months. Until then you may try newborn high chair inlays or special shells.

When is my child too old for a baby chair?
Ironically there are wooden high chairs on which, adjusted correctly, even grown-ups can still have a seat. The majority of high chairs has a maximum weight limit that will be around 15 kg though and sometimes a notice that will show an age limit of up to 2 years.

What should I look out for when buying a baby high chair?
In our high chair reviews we focused on the high chair type, material, cleaning possibilities, seating area and adjustable accessories. If you focus on these topics you’ll most certainly find the best high chair for you, though we’re also pretty sure you’ll find one in our best buys at the top of the page.