Bugaboo Bee 3 vs Bee Plus

Posted by Active Baby on 2016 Aug 8th

Strollers come in many different shapes, designs and colors to choose from. One brand,  Bugaboo offers great stroller options that will last for years. 

Some of the best baby strollers in this brand is the Bugaboo Bee 3 and the Bee Plus. The problem is how do you know which one is the best option for your child’s needs? 

Here’s a guide on the Bugaboo Bee 3 vs the Bee Plus so you can make an informed decision. Let’s take a look at the differences now.

The Bugaboo Bee Plus

The Bugaboo Bee Plus is a great option for those who have older children that can sit-up. This stroller doesn’t come with the bassinet option like the Bugaboo Bee 3 does which only makes it more suited to toddlers and children who have better head movement.

The frame of the Bee Plus feature an aluminium construction providing high strength and a sturdy design overall. Weighing only 18.5lbs, this stroller is perfect for providing easy lifting or pushing when out and about.

The Bugaboo Bee Plus offer high sun protection with a standard sun canopy, however this canopy isn’t as good as the  Bugaboo Bee 3 breezy sun canopy which offers an improved design which can stretch further across the child.

For easy shopping the under seat basket has the capacity to hold up to 16 litres in on go. This enables for more items to be carried underneath the stroller when you just don’t quite have enough hands to carry everything.

Manoeuvrability of the Bee Plus is ok with simple driving ability. It provides easy driving in light spaces, providing more control over your environment. In wet weather the rain cover provides sufficient covering of your child to ensure minimal wetness exposure.

For added convenience the Bugaboo Bee Plus provides up to seven color choices overall. While great in itself, it’s not as impressive as the Bee 3 with up to 64 colors available.

Bugaboo Bee 3 Stroller

Unlike the Bugaboo Bee Plus, the Bugaboo Bee 3 stroller offers a few improved areas which helps to give the user a better overall stroller experience. The Bee 3 is suitable from birth up to 3 years of age with its bassinet option available. The bassinet provides a comfortable design which promotes easy sleeping for newborns. The bugaboo bee3 seat fabric is black, but does come in other great colors.

When shopping the Bugaboo Bee 3 offers more under seat basket storage capacity with the ability to hold up to 22 litres. This ensures you can fit everything you need without having to have another set of hands ready.

The frame of this stroller is manufactured from aluminium and features an all-black design. The Bugaboo Bee3 stroller base in aluminum promotes strength, durability, and a nice finish which is complementary to the 64 color combinations that are available to choose from.

Weighing only 19.18lbs, the Bugaboo Bee 3 is lightweight for easy lifting and pushing when taking your baby for a walk. For wet weather, the rain cover offers improvements of the Bee Plus with a wider covering margin. The canopy also offers some additional improvements with the canopy extending further across the stroller than the Bee Plus, this provides additional sun protection for added safety on the hotter days.

Manoeuvrability of the Bee 3 is also improved with more flexibility in the wheels. Turning is easier with sharper movements which makes driving the Bee 3 a breeze.

Convenient Snacks on the go

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Bugaboo Stroller comparison overview

When buying a stroller, it’s always good to know the differences between the strollers you’re looking into. As you can see from above, the Bugaboo Bee 3 and the Bugaboo Bee Plus offer a few difference which can provide you with easy comparison to make an informed decision. So which stroller are you going to use and why?

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