7 Baby Must-Haves for the perfect Getaway

Are you planning a getaway with your little one? Whether you're heading to the beach, the mountains, or exploring a new city, there are a few must-haves you won't want to leave behind. Our seven baby must-haves will make your family trip stress-free and fun for both you & your little adventurer.

Dad & Baby Happy on Holiday
  1. Travel Pram - a game-changer for weekend getaways with your Bub. Travel prams are lightweight, easy to manoeuvre, and compact, making transportation a breeze.

  2. Baby Carrier - providing comfort, convenience, and bonding while allowing you to explore and enjoy your holiday location.

  3. Travel Cot - ensures you have a portable, comfortable and safe sleeping space for your baby while away for the weekend.

  4. Portable Sleep Aid - providing a comforting sleep environment for your baby allowing for a peaceful and restful weekend for both you and your little one.

  5. Changing Backpack - helping you with easy nappy changes for your little one on weekends away.

  6. Feeding Travel Pack - if you are breastfeeding these packs provide easy portable expressing on the go

  7. Portable Bottle Warmers - these convenient devices ensure that your baby’s milk or formula is always at the perfect temperature, making feeding time a breeze.

Now let's take a closer look at our top picks for these seven travel must-haves for any weekend escape!

Travel Pram: Babyzen Yoyo2 Stroller

The Babyzen Yoyo2 is the world’s best known travel stroller. This lightweight pram is compact and ultra-portable with a tonne of accessories to extend the life and usefulness of your pram. With either the Bassinet or Newborn Nest you can take this pram travelling with your newborn in ultimate comfort; convert to a world-facing seat for the life of the pram with in-built suspension for a smooth right right into toddlerhood. Growing family? No worries, add a footboard and you’ve got room for two! This durable and versatile stroller will be your best friend for travel!

Baby Carrier: Ergobaby Omni Breeze

The Ergobaby Omni Breeze baby carrier brings breathability to the next level. Utilising SoftFlex Mesh fabric to maximise airflow, this carrier will keep you and your baby comfortable and dry all day. The Omni Breeze has been specifically designed so you can carry your newborn baby without the need of an infant insert; the easy to use bucket seat gradually adjusts to your growing baby from newborn to toddler to support your baby in an ergonomic M-shape position at all ages so you can travel anywhere, anytime. Overall, the Ergobaby Omni Breeze Baby Carrier is a must-pack in your overnight bag for both new and experienced parents!!

Travel cot: Bugaboo Stardust Travel Cot

The Bugaboo Stardust Travel Cot is one of our favourite must-haves for families who love to travel. This cot is incredibly lightweight, making it easy to transport, and it sets up in 3 seconds thanks to its unique pop-up design. It has a variety of convenient features, including the machine-washable mattress cover and the built-in insect net to keep their little ones safe and sound. The cot also includes a handy travel bag for easy storage and transportation.

Bugaboo Stardust Travel Cot

Portable Sleep Aid: Glow Travel Sleep Easy

Glow Travel Sleep Easy is a sleep essential that you will be thankful for on your weekend away to help your Bub get a good night's sleep. This compact and portable device helps your baby sleep easily (and consequently you) by emitting a soothing and gentle pink noise that helps lull your baby into a peaceful slumber. The soft sound of the pink noise mimics the comforting sound of the womb, providing a sense of security and relaxation for babies. Plus, the device is small enough to take on the go, making it perfect for trips or outings. With the Glow Travel Sleep Easy, parents can rest easy knowing that their little ones are getting the sleep they need to grow and thrive.

Read more about the benefits of pink noise at our blog here!

Glow Travel Sleep Easy

Changing Backpacks: Done by Deer Changing Backpack

The Done by Deer Changing Backpack is an absolute must-have for travelling parents! With its sleek look and large compartments, it has plenty of space for all of your baby's necessities. Its high-quality materials make it durable and comfortable, so it's great for weekend trips. The backpack also comes with a practical changing mat, making nappy changes a breeze. The stylish design is sure to turn heads, while the adjustable shoulder straps provide comfort and support for all parents. The Done By Deer Changing Backpack is the best thing for parents who are always on the go and want a stylish and useful solution.

Done by Deer Changing Backpack

Feeding Travel Pack: Haakaa Express & Collect Travel Pack

The Haakaa Express & Collect Travel Pack is a must-have for breastfeeding mothers on their weekend away. This innovative product is designed to make pumping and storing breastmilk on the go a breeze. The compact and lightweight design makes it easy to take with you wherever you go, while the high-quality materials ensure that it is durable and long-lasting. The Haakaa Express & Collect Travel Pack is also incredibly easy to use and clean, making it perfect for busy mums who need a convenient and hassle-free solution. Overall, the Haakaa Express & Collect Travel Pack is a great overnight bag addition for any nursing mother looking for a more convenient and efficient way to pump and store breastmilk.

Breastfeeding on the go essentials

Portable Bottle Warmers: Jiffi Portable Bottle Warmer V3

The Jiffi Portable Bottle Warmer V3 makes travelling with your hungry Bub easier than ever. With its compact and lightweight design, it's the perfect solution for warming bottles or baby food when out and about. The V3 model has even faster heating times than ever, so your baby won’t have long to wait for their food. It's easy to use and fits most bottle sizes, making it a versatile choice for any parent. Say goodbye to the hassle of finding warm water or a microwave—the Jiffi Portable Bottle Warmer V3 has just made your weekend trip away a whole lot easier!

Jiffi Portable Bottle Warmer V3

With these seven must-haves, you can look forward to a fun-filled family adventure with your precious little one! For more advice from our team of experts read more at our blog and for video reviews subscribe to our Youtube channel Baby Village TV so you don't miss a thing!

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Written by: Jess Pongrass
As the Face of Baby Village Jess is passionate about bringing the best options to parents & bubs to make life easy, fun & safe! Jess’s mantra as a Mum is try everything and see what sticks!