(Updated 2021) (Originally Posted 2018) Christmas and birthdays are perfect opportunities to splurge on gifts for toddlers. Their wide eyes of discovery and the squeals of delight make indulging your toddler with big gifts worth every penny.
To help you keep an eye on your budget I’ve split this list into splurge gifts for toddlers under $100.00 and over $100.00.
That water table you are afraid your toddler will grow out of?
It becomes a great pool for a Disney Princess or Barbie pool party!
It also makes the perfect garden to house worms and grow small flowers in when your toddler gets to preschool.
Don’t let the they grow out of toys so fast excuse stop you from indulging the awesome toddler in your life.
They will grow into an awesome preschooler finding a whole new use for their big toddler gifts!
Splurge Gifts for Toddlers Under $100.00
Little Tikes Car
Yes your toddler needs this toy!
There is a reason why the this cozy coupe is a classic splurge gift for toddlers.
Imagination runs free with this car. From being pushed by a parent to walking it themselves the Cozy Coupe was a favorite in my house for years.
Little Tikes Basketball Set
Toddlers love balls! Eye-hand coordination and fun are wrapped up in one with the Little Tikes EasyScore Basketball Set – Amazon Exclusive. This set grows with your toddler.
Comfy Kids Chair
This adorable and comfy chair, Soft Landing | Sweet Seats | Premium Character Chair with Carrying Handle & Side Pockets – Tan Dog is just the right size for toddlers.
Kids love furniture their own size!
The book pocket on the side is great for storage for the preschooler they’ll grow into.
Ride on Pirate Ship
The Little Tikes 2-in-1 Pirate Ship is a sure hit!
It even comes with pirate figures to play with.
This this ride on toy provides multiple options for fun play and imaginative games even through kindergarten.
Toddlers plus water equal a fun wet time!
The Step2 Rain Showers Splash Pond Water Table | Kids Water Play Table with 13-Pc Accessory Set is a great way for your toddler to stay cool playing outside on warm spring and summer days.
Its never too early to give the gift of learning! The VTech Touch and Learn Activity Desk Deluxe (Frustration Free Packaging) is so much fun they will think its just a toy!
Splurge Gifts for Toddlers Over $100.00
Kid Size Table and Chair
Toddlers LOVE furniture that’s their size. This easy to assemble set Melissa & Doug Table & Chair – Painted White Children’s Furniture is great for playtime or even mealtime.
From tea parties to play dough my daughter loves this table.
Play kitchens are another classic toddler gift that will grow with their imagination into the preschool years.
We have the wooden one from Ikea and my daughter uses it almost daily!
We bought our daughter a small playhouse at around 18 months old and wish we had gotten a larger one like the Step2 Neat & Tidy Cottage Homestyle Edition | Modern Kids Playhouse with Interactive Features, White for her to grow into.
If you have space go larger with the playhouse!
If you are truly looking for a splurge gift that will result in years of fun an inflatable bounce house is a fantastic idea.
As soon as you set up this Bounceland Royal Palace Inflatable Bounce House, with Long Slide, Large Bouncing Area, Basketball Hoop and Sun Roof, 13 ft x 12 ft x 9 ft H, UL Strong Certified Blower, Castle Kids Party Theme the neighborhood kids will be joining your child for an afternoon of backyard fun!
Whether you want to spend $50.00 or well over $100.00 for Christmas, a birthday or just because these splurge gifts for toddlers are great options.
What did you end up buying? I’d love to know!