Graco UrbanLite stroller
Next in our series of baby stroller reviews is the Graco UrbanLite. The Graco UrbanLite stroller is a lightweight stroller ideal for trips to the mall and walks around the neighborhood. It weighs only 20 lbs. and folding the stroller is as easy as 1-2-3. It comes equipped with many comforts and safety features you would expect. It has an adjustable seat, handle, and canopy as well as a 5-point harness and interlocking rear braking system. The stroller is available in five different colors and patterns and is compatible with all the Graco SnugRide infant car seats. It has an overall rating of 4.2 out of 5 and can be purchased for $124.99 through Amazon depending on the color scheme you choose. To view the entire Graco Urbanlite stroller review please scroll down or Click here to view the stroller.
What are Your Color Options?
The Graco UrbanLite comes in 5 different color styles and patterns. The 5 colors include Zoey, Lily, Rittenhouse, Clairmont, and Sable.
What Accessories are Available?
There are two accessories available for the Graco UrbanLite. They are sold separately.
Sashas Rain and Wind Cover
Sashas Sun, Wind and Insect Cover
Both are available for purchase through Amazon.
How Much Should You Pay?
The MSRP of the Graco UrbanLite is between $149.99-$159.99 and that is dependent on the color you choose. The lowest prices can be found through Amazon. The prices on Amazon also vary depending on the color you choose.
Folding the Stroller
The Graco UrbanLite weighs only 20 lbs. and folds up very easily. It can be folded with one hand and is equipped with a storage latch to keep it closed. There is absolutely no bending necessary; it can be folded while you are standing up.
Safety Every Parent Would Expect
There are parents out there who are more interested in the color or the pattern designs available but neglect the safety features of the stroller. Your child’s safety should be at the forefront of every purchase and the Graco UrbanLite has all the safety features parents would expect a stroller to have. It comes standard with a five-point harness, an interlocking rear braking system, and swivel front wheels that also lock to ensure your child’s safety.
Many of the strollers on the market are now equipped with a 5-point harness seat belt system. The Graco UrbanLite has a 3-point harness that can be easily converted to a 5-point harness in seconds and grows with your child. The rear wheels on UrbanLite stroller come with an interlocking braking system. The rear wheels can easily be locked by simply pressing down the gray button on either wheel with your foot. There is no complicated braking system because as parents we believe simplicity and safety are the way to go. Once the wheels are locked the stroller will be unable to move. This is great when you are loading the car up after a successful trip to the mall, lock the rear wheels and concentrate on packing your vehicle. You won’t have to worry about the stroller rolling away an endangering your child.
Purchasing a stroller that can maneuver easily is a must in today’s world. The shopping malls are more crowded than ever and the stores seem to be getting smaller. The Graco UrbanLite is a great maneuvering stroller. Its two front wheels swivel to allow you to turn corners and navigate aisles with ease. What is great about this stroller is that the front wheels can be locked so they do not swivel. Simply push the gray button up on both front wheels to lock them. The stroller now can be used on different terrains and is a more versatile stroller. To get the wheels to swivel again all you have to do is press the gray buttons down on both wheels. Simple right?
What is in the Box?
The UrbanLite Chassis
Registration Card in case of a recall
Can it be used as a Travel System?
Purchasing numerous strollers can be expensive and therefore whatever stroller you are thinking of buying should have the ability to grow with your child. The Graco UrbanLite is compatible with all Graco SnugRide Infant car seats and the stroller accommodates children up to 50 pounds.
Does the Handle Adjust?
Not everyone is the same height; therefore it is advantageous to purchase a stroller with a handle that adjusts to the different heights to accommodate the parents or caregivers. The handle on the Graco UrbanLite does adjust to different heights. The handle is 40” making it about waist high. The handle is also padded to ensure comfort for those long walks around the neighborhood or those short trips to Target.
How to Clean
It is only a matter of time before your little one either spills their drink or has an accident in the stroller, but what do you do to protect your investment? The Graco UrbanLite’s fabric is machine washable, but on the delicate cycle only. Do not place the fabric in the dryer, it is recommended that it be line dried. If you want to go the extra mile and clean the frame of the stroller it is recommended to use warm water and mild soap.
Does the Canopy Adjust?
It is essential that any stroller you are looking to purchase has a canopy on it. The canopies main job is to block the sun and other elements from your child. The Graco UrbanLite is equipped with a 180° rotating canopy that can be adjusted into different positions to protect your child from the sun or rain.
Is the Seat Adjustable?
There will be times when your child is going to become tired and need to nap while you are out. When you need a place to lay your child down during the day, but you are busy shopping or visiting your local attractions, it is easier for your child to lie down in a reclining position. The Graco UrbanLite has a plush padded seat so your child can be strolling in comfort and the seat can also be adjusted into multiple positions from completely upright, to completely flat, and everything in between. Getting your child in and out of the seat is even easier because the stroller comes with a snack tray that pivots. There is no need to remove the snack tray.
How Much Storage Does it Have?
No matter if you are a first-time mom or a mom of four, you want to make sure that when you are out of the house you have enough space to store your items. Whether it’s a lunchbox, diaper bag or your personal items there must be adequate space to store it all. The UrbanLite’s storage basket is extra-large. It is located under the seat of the stroller is ideal for the necessities or your recent store purchases. The stroller also has 2 deep cup holders which is enough room for mommy and daddy’s coffee.
What Others are Saying
The Graco UrbanLite has received high praise from parents that have purchased it. It has an average rating of 4.2 out of 5 from Amazon customers. Here are some recent comments about the stroller:
● “Perfect, we love it”
● “Practical, big mom bag space”
● “Cute, light and easy to put together”
● “Great Stroller”
● “Goes great with Graco snugride car seats”
● YOU ROCK! It has it ALL!
There were a few minor complaints but overall it is a good product. One of the complaints was that the storage basket was not accessible when the seat in the full recline position. Another complaint stated it was not an easy task to take the stroller on a shopping trip because it took up too much space in their vehicle. The final complaint was aimed at the cup holders for the parents. It stated that they wish they were wider and also there needs to be a tray for keys and other personal items.
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