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What are the best or most popular cots and cotbeds available in the UK?

There are literally hundreds of different cots in the UK to choose from. You'll find everything from 600 oak sleigh cotbeds in John Lewis to 100 MDF cots in IKEA.

Baby stores such as Mothercare and Mamas and Papas have a wide range of cots but alsoremember to check your local independent baby shop. And of course, if you venture online you can find just about every shape, colour and style of cotbed imaginable.

Choosing the right cot bed for your baby will be a question of what you like, and how much you are willing to pay. Almost all cots for sale in the UK meet strict safety requirements so levels of safety are unlikely to be an issue.

To give you an idea as to what other parents are buying, three of the most popular cots and cotbeds in the UK are as follows:

Ashton Cot from Mothercare: simple but effective cot for just 64.99.

Lucia Cotbed from Mamas and Papas: lovely cotbed available in white or natural wood for 180.

Izziwotnot Bailey Sleigh Cot Bed: beautiful sleigh cotbed available online for 270.

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