Baby Jogger City Select Bassinet Reviews

Baby Jogger City Select Bassinet Review

Baby Jogger City Select Bassinet Review: Very young babies need more time to sleep. Generally they spent most of the time of the day sleeping. In the first few months of life of the babies, they cannot sleep peacefully unless it gets completely comfortable. They get irritated very easily.

On the other hand, parents have to take care of their own chores too. So I have done a deep research on it and short-listed some bassinets based on their usefulness, popularity etc. Apart of that list, baby jogger city select bassinet could be a superb selection for your baby sleep as it is useful and highly portable. Let's look at the review in detail!

Baby Jogger City Select Bassinet Review : Features & Benefits

Converts Single Seat and Canopy into a Bassinet

In few simple steps City Select’s single seat can be converted into a bassinet. At first you have to simply remove the fabric seat of the stroller and snap the bassinet fabric onto the same frame. Bassinet can be used in double capacity mode too. For that function, you can purchase extra seat.

Compatible with City Select Stroller

It is compatible only with city select and requires a city select seat to complete the conversion. Baby joggers city select Stroller is extremely adaptable with 16 possible seating combinations and configuration, easy to use hand brake with room for one or two children together. The stroller contains 12 inch forever-air rear wheels and 8 inch lightweight front wheels with front wheel suspension and sealed ball bearings which support the comfortable sleep of the children in the basket while moving anywhere.

Padded Carrying Handles

Padded carrying handles of the Baby Jogger City Select Bassinet make it easy and comfortable for you to move your baby while in the bassinet.


With this bassinet, it is really easy to attach or detach and carry it places, outings, trips or in parties. When you get home, the unique design allows you to just unclick and place the bassinets inside without waking up your babies. However, it is not intended for overnight sleeping.

Foot Apron

Foot apron protects your newborn from the different rays which comes directly from the sun. It also protects from harmful chemicals, fumes or elements of the environment.

Bassinet Apron

Bassinet apron protects baby from the element from which the bassinet is made or contaminated. Baby joggers city select bassinet is completely made of lead free material.

Contains Plush Fabric

The bassinet contains expedite fabric which is both comfortable and elegant to look at.

Padded Mattress and Head Support Pillows

It comes with padded mattress and a set of head support pillows which fit easily. It is highly suitable for the little ones and also supports their growth.


There is no original frame of the bassinet. The frame of the stroller seat has to be added to act as the basic structure. There is no hood or canopy to cover up. That is why you need to use the seat canopy. So if you get a different color bassinet, it is not likely to match.


Baby is more comfortable in the Baby Jogger City Select Bassinet while lying down because it allows kid to stretch out and sleep comfortably. It is equally comfortable even when you are moving, driving or walking.

Care and Maintenance

The mattress cover of the Baby Jogger City Select Bassinet is removable and machine washable. You can also do the same for the foot apron. For proper cleaning, you should check the label on the mattress cover.

Size and Weight

It is quite easy to change diapers with the flat surface and the space inside which the bassinet provides. It takes a lot of room, yet not too huge. This useful bassinet weight 5.5 Pounds itself and can carry minimum 15 Pounds, up to 33 Pounds. However, the Baby Jogger City Select Stroller, which can be converted into Baby Jogger City Select bassinet, can carry children up to 45 Pounds per seat.

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Age of the Baby

The Baby Jogger City Select Bassinet is recommended for babies up to six months of age. The use should be discontinued in order to concentrate on the developmental needs of the growing baby.

After all these analysis and comparison among the features, usefulness and design in a nutshell we can conclude the Baby Jogger City Select Bassinet reviews with the following pros & cons table.

  • Converts Single Seat and Canopy into a Bassinet.
  • Easily portable.
  • Contains Foot apron and Bassinet apron.
  • Contains padded carrying handles and mattress
  • No battery is required.
  • Comfortable sleeping and changing accommodation.
  • Not suitable after the age of 6 months.


I believe that this review can be mentioned as an ideal sleep solution for the newborns to any concerned parent. The conversion capacity, portability and classic design undoubtedly make this bassinet a unique one. Though it seems to be a bit pricey, it is immensely useful. The cozy and stylish bassinet is also known to be gender neutral.


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