At the rate a child outgrows their clothes, gear and toys, it only makes sense for the parent who’s tight on space and budget to opt for renting what they can, instead of buying the unnecessary. Plus, it’s an environmentally friendly practice too! Ahead, we share 8 reliable places to get started.
The Baby Specialist
Need to rent medical-grade baby equipment? The Baby Specialist is the place for you. Their extensive menu provides everything from fetal heartbeat monitors and phototherapy beds to breast pumps and baby weighing scales, to everyday items such as strollers, baby bouncers and toys. Basically everything you’ll need for short-term care at home.
Rent That Toy!
A mummy-run business, RENT THAT TOY! allows parents to help their children learn through pay, sans the cost and clutter. They have a broad range of toys suitable for the developmental years from reliable brands like Fisher-Price, Bumbo and LeapFrog, at wallet-friendly prices!
Toy Rental Club
Beyond their extensive catalogue of children toys, Toy Rental Club also has a wide range of travel equipment such as strollers, travel systems, cots, educational games and outdoor play sets. Want to host the ultimate kid birthday party? These folks have everything you’ll need – bouncy castles, ball pits, trampolines and all!
Address: 9002 Tampines Street 93, #03-42, Tampines Industrial Park A, Singapore 528836
Opening hours: 9:30am to 1pm, 2pm to 4:30pm
Closed on Wednesdays, Sundays and Public Holidays
Tel: +65 6276 7602
Email: [email protected] or [email protected]
Launched in 2012, CityBaby is the answer for transport-challenged parents. They provide premium strollers, prams, cribs and baby high chairs, and deliver your rentals straight to wherever you’re at – perfect for getting you out of a pinch!
Having trouble figuring out a suitable pram for your child and the occasion? Pram and car seat rental service platform, PramShare, will sort you right out. Touting themselves as pram rental specialists, you’ll have a hassle-free experience kitting your family up – their equipment is available for short- and long-term rental, and starts from prices as low as $29.
Keep your kids entertained all day long with Toy Shelf’s tidy offerings. From educational toys such as the Latch and Learn Schoolhouse and Micki Shape Sorter to outdoor playsets like the Little Tikes School Activity Gym, to role play toys such as the Sebra Play Kitchen and Hape Wooden Fire Station, this place has an amusement park’s worth of toys that’ll impress any nitpicky tyke.
Bouncy castles, popcorn and candy floss machines, and even entertainers hosting magic shows, face painting sessions and more, Kiddom will provide everything you need to throw the ultimate kid party. And they have more than your garden variety of toys – think sports cars replicated after the likes of Lamborghini, Volvo, Range Rovers and more for the most stylish kiddy rides ever!
Dedicated to promoting peer-to-peer renting in Singapore, parents have the options to be both the owner and renter on this platform. Extending beyond kid categories, they have a wide range of products up for rental. Simply search for your desired item and hit up the owner to begin your transaction! If you’re renting toys, make sure to do a extra sanitisation when it reaches your hands.