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"this was my first double buggy. and i love it.…"
this was my first double buggy. and i love it. it was perfect for what i needed there is only 11 months between mine so my oldest was not walking so having a buggy they both could lie down in was perfect. it is very light weight and stream line. i had a travel system before and the double was easier to use than it. i only had a small car and it fitted perfectly in the boot. having the trays on the front helped as well. having different section for both children helped when one wanted a nap and the other one didn't. the basket underneath was perfect size to carry shopping as wellRead moreLess
"I used this pushchair for my twins from birth until…"
I used this pushchair for my twins from birth until they were almost 3 years old and insisted on walking everywhere themselves. I loved the fact the seats laid flat for newborns and very lightweight. My only gripe was the footmuffs were designed for the single version and didn't really fit properly.Read moreLess
"We have found it very useful for a toddler and…"
We have found it very useful for a toddler and baby, as it can be used from newborn. It is very light, useful when you have to lug it up 2 flights of stairs or put into the car, although it does take up quite a lot of room width ways. We can fit it on top of the suitcase so it is not too "deep" when folded and you can at least get other things in the car!
It is very manoeuverable when out( you can turn it round in a smallish lift) but I do keep getting the double wheels stuck on chair legs which can drive you insane sometimes!
There is a handy little tray on the front for putting toys and snacks on, but it does make it difficult to strap/ clip on toys. Unlike the single version there is not well for the (
fruitshoot bottle)drink cup.Read moreLess
1 person found this review helpful.
"I bought this for my twins when they were born,…"
I bought this for my twins when they were born, but replaced it for the Nipper when they were only 6 months. Initially it was great, and the positions were great for sleeping in. But by the time they were 6 months old I found it much more difficult to steer and quite flimsy - the top moved before the bottom! I agree it's lightweight, easy to put in the car and fitted through most doorways, but the Nipper ticks all these boxes and is much easier to manoeuvre. Save yourself time and money and go for the nipper first time - I've never looked back!Read moreLess
1 person found this review helpful.
"Very lightweight, lots of storage. Unfortunately, lots of bad points…"
Very lightweight, lots of storage. Unfortunately, lots of bad points too - extremely difficult to manoever, and felt a little 'shoddy' with my 20mth son in and baby. I'll be trading mine in for something a little more substantial, and easier to steer.Read moreLess
"This pushchair was perfect for the needs of our family.…"
This pushchair was perfect for the needs of our family. It was so lightweight which was my main concern regarding a double pushchair. My daughter was comfortable in the Aria from 2 1/2 years until now 3 1/2, as was my son, he used the chair from birth. The pushchair folds up easily and fitted well into the boot of our car. I found I could fit into most shops easily as the Aria is one of the most narrow side by side doubles available. Finally, you don't have to deal with the "whose in the front seat" issue with this pushchair as the children are next to one another.Read moreLess
"have 2 ds at 18 mths and 3 mths after…"
have 2 ds at 18 mths and 3 mths after 8 outings the basket collapsed from having changing stuff in it, it has tipped with ds in it, even though its small enough to fit through doorways the wheels catch on the frames making it diffiult to push through because its so light weight it feels quite flimsy, if you have a fault with the buggy the customer service from m&ps is unhelpful and uncaringRead moreLess
"This buggy is a dream! I have never bought M&P…"
This buggy is a dream! I have never bought M&P before and am a graco devotee. I used to have a tandem as I live in a village with lots of narrow streets and shop doorways and i walk everywhere as I don't drive. I bought this buggy 6 months ago after dh fed up of listening to me complain about tandem being to heavy and bulky for me to manage. Now i walk approx 5 miles a day with an 8mth dd and very large (18kg+) 2.3yo ds. You can spin the buggy around in a really short space and i just let toddler out if there is a flight of steps (like at toddler group or even the front of my house) and let him walk up while i 'bump' it up with dd in it. I can fit it through my front door fully unfolded so i can get the kids ready and settled inside! it's EASY to manage kerbs especially compared to most tandems where heavy child sits in front. I am short and like the handle as its quite low. the shopping hooks are fab and yes i do overload it nearly every day! Ds fits in the seat very well and it's always his buggy of choice (I have a few!) and BOTH seats lie flat so toddler can still sleep. if your toddler doen't fit M&P now also do a deluxe/plus type model with a narrower seat and a wider one (wider seat an also be used with their car seat for newborn/travel system) but overall width is same as this one. definitely not as crap and useless as someof the other reviews say. this buggy has given me a new life. before i was becoming a recluse as it was too much hassle taking dc out but now i go out every day and even just go walking with them if we've nothing else to do. my 2 are even happy to sit together in it in front of the tv, and the straps mean you can get on with housework! great little carry handle on one side. hth xxRead moreLess
3 people found this review helpful.
"When I found this I was over the moon as…"
When I found this I was over the moon as it was a travel system, lightweight and side by side.
It fits through almost all doorways, and has a nice big shopping basket. My oldest daughter is 2yrs and 3mnth old and still fits comfortably into the smaller side seat. considering its a double buggy its very easy to manoeuver.
downsides- feels a little flimsy when trying to get up curbs. the seats dont lie completely flat. harnesses aren't as safe as other buggies as children can lean forward and out the side.
Overall I am quite pleased with the buggy.Read moreLess
"I hate this buggy, and think it's a complete waste…"
I hate this buggy, and think it's a complete waste of money. It won't go over any lumps in a pavement without immediately stopping and you slam into it.
The basket, which is admittedly very large, is so low slung you can't put anything into it without it being on the floor and even with nothing in it, the basket scrapes on every curb or uneven bit on the pavement.
It's very hard to lift up over curbs and you have to push down with all your weight to get it to tip up slightly.
The turning circle is so large you'd need to be somewhere the size of a football pitch if you decide to change direction, not very handy for buses!
It feels very flimsy and seems to buckle whenever you have to lift it over any of the many bumps it won't roll over.
The straps come loose from the frame if your child moves at all in their seat.
It's not flat enough for a baby even though it says from birth, and when you put a baby in, they seem to be half off the seat with their legs dangling down.
It's complicated to fold but it does have a useful carry handle.
The only good thing I can say about it, is that it's light and it is fairly narrow for a double buggy (which is why I bought it) but there are other buggies out there which are also narrow. Save your money and buy a better, if slightly heavier, buggy.Read moreLess
"I have tried quite a few double buggys trying to…"
I have tried quite a few double buggys trying to find the right one for me and as of yet have not been successful! I have a young baby and a toddler and im only 5ft myself so needed omething to meet these requirements. The aria is a lovely looking buggy and the seats are well padded for comfort and its very light howvever i found it quite difficult to manoveure with my toddler in it and at times it felt quite rickety and unstable, the wheels are quite stiff and often have a mind of their own. I also thought the seats were a bit on the narrow side and the shopping basket is way too low and too small, it drags on the floor when you put bags in it. Overall it was very disappointing, i think it would be ok for baby twins though.Read moreLess
"Very lightweight and easy to steer but appalingly made -…"
Very lightweight and easy to steer but appalingly made - it keeps falling to bits!Read moreLess
"I bought this buggy for my two boys when Ds2…"
I bought this buggy for my two boys when Ds2 was born. Ds1 was 14m at the time and I didn't feel the buggy would withstand both of them once they got bigger! It didn't 'feel' strong enough for me and seemed flimsy compared to others I looked at afterwards. The basket was an absolute waste of time too!! It folded very small though which was handy in a small house.Read moreLess
"Very light weight, easy to fit in car trunk. The…"
Very light weight, easy to fit in car trunk. The folding mechanism is tricky, but I am prepared to accept that as a compromise for having such a lightweight pushchair. Both my 6 month old and my 2 year old love it.Read moreLess
"This buggy is really light and compact when folded and…"
This buggy is really light and compact when folded and easily fits in the boot of my Ford Focus. It was easy to manoevre until my youngest got bigger and now it is a bit of a struggle turning it with both my children in it. It fits through most doorways and has a large shopping basket but be careful not to overfill it as mine now hs a large hole in the bottom. Overall, it's good value for moneyRead moreLess
"Great buggy, but not so easy with a baby and…"
Great buggy, but not so easy with a baby and a toddler, can feel very "one-sided"
Great sized shopping basket, but dont overload it, lots of milk and it drags on the floor! ideal for twins, but not those of different ages.Read moreLess
"I found this buggy really bad quality. it was hard…"
I found this buggy really bad quality. it was hard to push, hard to fold and after 3 months it was so plasticy, bits started to fall off. Real waste of money.Read moreLess
"The Twin Aria is incredibly light and folds up compactly…"
The Twin Aria is incredibly light and folds up compactly so a great choice if you'll be using it in conjunction with a car or if storage space is tight: "I can chuck it in the boot of our car and it fits in our cluttered hallway". Some felt there was a flip side to being so lightweight: "As the babies get heavier it becomes more difficult to push and steer". Others found the seats "too narrow" for older toddlers and the folding mechanism "tricky" but on the whole a well-priced buggy.Read moreLess
1 person found this review helpful.
"It is excellent, extremely lightweight, and i have a ford…"
It is excellent, extremely lightweight, and i have a ford galaxy and it fits in the very limited boot space i have. This is my 2nd twin pushchair and it is 100 times better than my first. I love it. Great value for money, know you pay for the name, but it is well worth every penny.Read moreLess
1 person found this review helpful.
"a compact and easy to use pushchair that is lightweight…"
a compact and easy to use pushchair that is lightweight and very manoeuverable. The seats are on the small side so not ideal if you have a strapping toddler!
Narrow enough to fit through most doorways. I found it to be an excellent double pushchairRead moreLess
"OK for shopping but very difficult to stride out in…"
OK for shopping but very difficult to stride out in the park as you keep kicking the brake. Difficult to manoeuver over kerbs and bumps. I much prefer a 3 wheeler for walks in the park, but this one is much more portable.Read moreLess
"two ds 18mths and 1 mth both look comfy. fits…"
two ds 18mths and 1 mth both look comfy. fits through most doors. folds easily but probably wouldny risk getting bus as do need 2 arms to fold. shopping basket not suited to heavier items like milk. but has hooks for bags. light enough to push easilyRead moreLess
"Light, portable, neat - folds easy & pops in the…"
Light, portable, neat - folds easy & pops in the boot easily - great if in a hurry in the rain. Great for twins but not great if you have a normal / big size toddler and a baby. Even with 18 month gap my toddler was already nearly too big for seat - would not get a year for the two of them in this buggy. Also appears prone to damage being so light - looked at several second hand and all were damaged after only 6 - 8 months use. Must be the weight of the toddler.Read moreLess
"I previously bought another twin. This now sits outside reminding…"
I previously bought another twin. This now sits outside reminding me what a waste of money it was.
The M&P is light, portable and easy to use. There is no other option for me!Read moreLess
1 person found this review helpful.
"The twin Aria's closing mechanism when used with a cosy…"
The twin Aria's closing mechanism when used with a cosy toze is extremely poor.The retaining clips do not hold the buggy closed and is a struggle to close with a toddler and new born baby in tow.
In short I WOULD NOT purchase this item as MAMAS AND PAPAS recommend that you remove cosy toze prior to closure on each use. Very ImpracticalRead moreLess
"its a great buggy for transorting the kids easy to…"
its a great buggy for transorting the kids easy to fold and put in the car as its lightweight,
has individual hoods which is handy,
the harness is great decause you can strap them in and they are not too restricted and you dont have to use the shoulder straps on newborns
it was a great buy so handy to use and store it does get awkward when they get to over 3 to push but still possible and fits in all doorways
great buyRead moreLess
"A stylish looking dbl pushchair which does the job nicely.…"
A stylish looking dbl pushchair which does the job nicely. Slightly expensive but it is the best in it's category by far. It is the lightest and narrowest of all the dbl ones out there.Read moreLess
"An easy to use side by side double buggy that…"
An easy to use side by side double buggy that fits through doorways! Only downside is jealous toddlers can get their hands on the baby... usually removing blankets!!Read moreLess
"Very light and easy to use but a newborn will…"
Very light and easy to use but a newborn will be most comfortable with a cosytoes or lining as they will slide down the seat. Very difficult to push with two heavy toddlers!Read moreLess
"Very light, impossible to fold, survived going to Australia and…"
Very light, impossible to fold, survived going to Australia and back. Good for 3 months to age 3, then the weight gets a bit much. RecommendedRead moreLess
Extremely light-weightRead moreLess
"Don't buy this buggy! It is awful. When you put…"
Don't buy this buggy! It is awful. When you put two children in it, for example one child of 2 and ano newborn, it does not go up pavements! You have to reverse it in on-coming traffic to get it up a pavement with more than an inch rise. It is not safe to use from this point of view. It's because the wheels are far too small to be of any use. Mamas and Papas are also appalling at listening to their customers and never offer refunds. The website says they care, but they don't! Don't buy this buggy.Read moreLess
"after reading bad reviews time and time again about this…"
after reading bad reviews time and time again about this pram i can honestly say try it i think its brill gets my vote totally and has a super huge basket to put all your shopping in.Read moreLess
"I loved my double buggy, this is definitely the most…"
I loved my double buggy, this is definitely the most stylish on the market. For a double buggy it was easy to manoevre through doors and around shops and had good storage underneath. As my children were close in age it was a great size but could be neat for larger toddlers.Read moreLess
"Hard to steer. Dangerous as babies hang out of either…"
Hard to steer. Dangerous as babies hang out of either side and can't be restrained as secured from the bottom. Bits keep falling off it. Difficult to lift up kerbs. Overpriced compared to similar prams.Read moreLess
"I wouldn't buy this its very shaky when newborns are…"
I wouldn't buy this its very shaky when newborns are in the pram and seems very unsafe. It is not very good when trying to fold it down as it catches on the basket underneath and is a nightmare to get up and down steps as the brake gets in the way. I believe that you will be replacing this pram before your twins are a year old due to its high flexibility which deems it to appear unsafe.Read moreLess
"Its crap don't buy it.…"
Its crap don't buy it.Read moreLess
"Really pleased with it, both kids seem quite happy and…"
Really pleased with it, both kids seem quite happy and I'm unexpectedly pleased with the extras like the cup holder. Main drawback is that the shopping basket barely seems to take any weight at all, we've already had to replace ours - because it's a side by side the baskets quite big, so it's tempting to fill it....Read moreLess
"I got this pushchair because I needed a lightweight one,…"
I got this pushchair because I needed a lightweight one, but I think the seats are too narrow for a toddler... great pushchair for twins.Read moreLess
"Fantastically light and thin, goes thru pretty much every door,…"
Fantastically light and thin, goes thru pretty much every door, the kids love being side by side. Comfy to sleep in, fab basket under. Best thing is that I can take the gate off for the 3 year old so I dont have to lift him in and out.Read moreLess
"This is a great lightweight double however better suited for…"
This is a great lightweight double however better suited for babies/lighter children or two children of equal size. A heavy toddler with a baby makes it difficult to manouver. The width is ok for going through most doorways but you must have the swivel wheels straight or they get stuck. The shopping holder underneath is flimsy and doesn't take much weight and can also drag along the floor/kerbsRead moreLess
"Very disappointed with this pushchair. The parcel shelf is very…"
Very disappointed with this pushchair. The parcel shelf is very flimsy and is all scrapped from kerbs. I ordered the M&P cosytoes to match and they are for the single Aria so don't fit properly. The reclining mechanism is flimsy too I managed to break mine within a month.
On the plus side it is light and easy to fold.Read moreLess
"This is easy to use and looks good and is…"
This is easy to use and looks good and is also fairly light. It helps to lift the front wheels when going through narrow gap (door) or bumpy ground. The fabric 'tray' underneath is very flimsy and doensn't hold any weight but there are some clips to hang shopping bags on the back but they can't be too bulky. I think it would be better if it had two even weight children/babies as it is difficult to manouvere with a baby and a toddler.Read moreLess
"dont buy this unless your buggy usage is limited to…"
dont buy this unless your buggy usage is limited to the odd trip around the shops/ on very easy ground. its deceptively cheap - buying the add-ons adds another 50 percent to the price. for a tiny bit more money you can get a great 3-wheeler which will be way better than this.Read moreLess
"Dont waste your money. its so light that it bows…"
Dont waste your money. its so light that it bows in the middle with my 2 yr old and 1 yr old. each time i turn a corner it feels like its going to snap and is real hard work. the basket is very low pu one bag of shopping in and it draps along the floor. i really regret wasting my money.
but the good side. its thin gets through most doors and on the bus folds easyRead moreLess