Frequently Asked Questions

What are its dimensions?

Fully assembled, the Bassinest Swivel Sleeper’s dimensions are:

  • Base: 32” x 32″
  • Legs: 21” each (43” total)
  • Overall height: 36” (at its lowest position)
  • Bed exterior: 33.5” x 22”
  • Bed Interior: 30” x 18.5”
  • Sidewalls:  Front height (upright): 10.5”  |  Front height (retracted): 5.5″  |  Back height: 12.5”
  • Weight: 30 lbs.


How much space does it take?

The space-saving Bassinest Swivel Sleeper requires approximately 32” (81 cm) from the edge of the bed and/or perpendicular wall. Its low-profile legs can fit under nightstands and beds with 3” (7 cm) clearance.


Are batteries required? Are they included?

Yes, three AA batteries are required.  They are not included.


What is it made from?

The bed portion of the Bassinest Swivel Sleeper is made from 100% polyester fabric. The fitted sheet is a soft polyester knit. The base portion is made from steel, aluminum and high-impact plastic.


Are any flame retardants used in the making of the HALO Bassinest Swivel Sleeper? Is it Phthalate and BPA-free?

The polyurethane foam mattress pad and fabrics used in the Bassinest Swivel Sleeper do not contain any toxic flame retardants. Additionally, all the plastic and paints used on the Bassinest are lead, phthalate and  BPA free. The Bassinest is independently tested and certified to meet all Consumer Product Safety Administration and California chemical standards for flame retardants.