Realistic baby dolls are also known as “reborn dolls” or “lifelike dolls” and they are so realistic that they are often mistaken for real babies. These realistic baby dolls are usually quite expensive, ranging from $60 – $400 (USD) and much much more for the extremely realistic ones. For this reason we have put together a list of the best cheap realistic baby dolls that can be purchased for under $50.
If you are from the UK then I recommend you take a look at this list which contains the best reborn dolls available in the UK.
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Summary: Cheap Realistic Baby Dolls
Please find our detailed analysis and buying guide of all the best cheap realistic baby dolls after the summary table.
Cheap Realistic Baby Dolls Review
1. Aori Reborn Baby Doll
The Aori Reborn Baby Doll is 18″ from head to toe and has a soft vinyl head, face and limbs. Its’s body has been weighted to match the weight of a real baby. The baby’s body does not indicate a specific gender so it’s really up to you if you want it to be a boy or a girl. The doll’s limbs can move, which enables it to sit or lay down. While this reborn baby is extremely realistic and has beautiful brown eyes, they do not blink or close.
2. ENA Realistic Baby Boy Doll
The ENA Realistic Baby Boy Doll is absolutely adorable!
The reborn has big blue charming eyes and handcrafted fluffy artificial mohair which looks very realistic. His hair can be styled, combed, wash and even cut if you prefer a different style. It’s head, arms and legs are made from soft silicon vinyl, 15% silicon and 85% vinyl to be precise. He has a cloth body which has weighted to make him feel just like a real baby. The baby doll is about 15-17″ from head to toe and weighs around 2 lbs which is usually the weight of a baby aged 3 and over. The doll is handcrafted and it’s legs are naturally curved. The downside to this doll is that his mouth is partially open and not big enough for a real pacifier.
As ENA provides a 100% refund guarantee, there is no risk buying this cutie!
3. Joymor Reborn Baby Doll
The Joymor Reborn Baby Doll is absolutely adorable!
The doll is approximately 22″ from head to toe and has very soft vinyl limbs and head. Her weight has been carefully adjusted to simulate the weight of a real baby (3.8-4.2 lbs). Compared to other doll’s, this one has beautiful hair (mohair), eyelashes and eyebrows, however, her eyebrows need to be treated with care and should not be wiped with force. The downside to this doll is that even though its mouth is wide open, a regular pacifier cannot be used as her mouth is not deep enough.
4. Dirance Lifelike Toddler Doll
The Dirance Lifelike Toddler Doll is appropriately 16” from head to toe and is made using silicone and vinyl materials. The doll’s body is made with PP cotton which mean it is not waterproof. The doll’s head was been carefully designed to be the same size as a real baby and mohair has been rooted to simulate real baby hair. The hair can be washed and combed just like a real baby. The doll has open nostrils for breathing and multi-layer manufacturing has been used to make it’s skin extremely realistic.
5. Funny House Lifelike Baby Doll
The Funny House Lifelike Baby Doll is approximately 10” from head to toe and weights around 1lbs. The baby as soft vinyl head, body, arms and legs. The body and adorable face will make it feel like your holding a real baby and you just won’t want to put him down. The doll’s arms and legs can be moved up and down, allowing it to sit or lie down, however, they cannot bend. This baby doll has been sculpted to be as realistic as possible and therefore has realistic body parts (genitals) which you may or may not like.
6. iCradle Lifelike Baby Boy & Sleeping Girl Twins
The iCradle Lifelike Baby Boy & Sleeping Girl Twins measure approximately 10” from head to toe and weigh 1lbs. They both have a soft vinyl body to look and feel very realistic. Their arms and legs can be moved up and down, enablging them to sit or lie down, however, they cannot bend. The head has been crafted the same size as a real baby but they don’t have hair (hair is painted on). Both dolls have open nostrils and beautiful eyelashes but you need to be careful and be gentle when washing their faces so their eyelashes do not fall off. The downside to these dolls is that their eyes do not open and closer which means that the girl is always asleep.
Both dolls are 100% handmade.
7. iCradle Realistic Baby Girl Mini Doll
The iCradle Realistic Baby Girl Mini Doll is approximately 10” from head to toe and weighs 1lbs. The reborn doll has a full soft vinyl body and her adorable face will make you smile every time! Her hair is hand rooted mohair but because she is a newborn, there is little hair and her head has been designed to simulate the size of a real babies head. Her arms and legs can be moved up and down, allowing her to sit or lie down but they cannot bend or stand. It is important to note that the doll is a girl and anatomically correct. In addition, it is a mini doll which means it she is very small. To get a better idea on size, we recommend that you look at the photos that customers have posted within the reviews section.
8. Kaydora Reborn Baby Doll (Snow Girl)
The Kaydora Reborn Baby Doll (Snow Girl) is approximately 16″ from head to toe and has a soft cotton cloth body. She wears custom-made clothes and has high quality hair (realistic wig). Like most of the other dolls, her arms and legs can move up and down which enables her to sit or lie down or make her pose. The dolls has been designed by a Canadian artist and because she used to like to play in the snow as a little girl, she has named this doll Snow Girl. This doll fits well in a baby doll car seat and is quite strong, making it safe to be played with by children as young as three.
9. Kaydora Lifelike Baby Doll
The Kaydora Lifelike Baby Doll is approximately 16″ from head to toe and has a soft cotton cloth body to make it feel like a real baby. She has a realistic wig for hair and her arms and legs are movable. This doll was designed by a New York artist and has a magnetic in her mouth to keep the pacifier in places. The doll has a strong build, making it safe to be played by with children. Please note that because of the size of the doll, regular baby clothes may be too big and therefore you may need to get clothes made specifically for dolls that 16″.
10. Penson & Co. Small Reborn Doll
The Penson & Co. Small Reborn Doll is 10″ and is suitable for kids 2 years and up. Although this reborn baby doll is very small, she has been weighted so that she feels and looks very real. The baby doll has a very cute and innocent sleeping expression and an adorable dimple on her chin. The doll is composed from easy-clean silicon vinyl of superb quality. Unlike other dolls, she can get wet and even be taken into the shower. Her arms and legs and movable, however, her eyes are closed and cannot be opened. The downside of this doll is that it’s made from soft vinyl and cold weather might affect the doll’s soft touch.
11. Pinky Mini Reborn Baby Girl
The Pinky Mini Reborn Baby Girl is approximately 10” in size and weighs about 0.6 lbs. This doll is very small and it’s head and body is made from hard simulation silicone vinyl, enabling you to put it in water. The doll’s eyes are closed and cannot be opened. The tiny reborn has painted hair and will only fit into specific doll size clothes. Although the doll does not have a magnetic pacifier, the seller can provide one at an extra cost. In addition, even though the doll is hard and does not feel realistic, it definitely looks it.
12. Pinky Mini Reborn Baby Girl (Blue)
This Pinky Mini Reborn Baby Girl is approximately 10” in size and weighs about 0.6 lbs. This doll is very small and it’s head and body is made from hard simulation silicone vinyl, enabling you to put it in water. The doll’s eyes are closed and cannot be opened. The tiny doll comes with a magnetic pacifier that fits perfectly into it’s magnetic mouth. The reborn has high quality mohair hair which can be washed and styled. However, seeing as this is a newborn, it doesn’t have that much hair and although the doll is hard, she so very beautiful and realistic looking.
13. SanyDoll Realistic Baby Doll
The SanyDoll Realistic Baby Doll is 20-22″ and designed to be the same size as an average baby. The doll can fit into baby clothes and weights 2.6 lbs. Although the reborn’s mouth isn’t wide open, a magnetic pacifier fits in there perfectly. The doll is 100% silicone vinyl and it is able to take a bath. Her limbs are flexible, allowing her to be adjusted and has rooted mohair hair which can be washed and styled. The downside to this doll is that some may not like her mohair hair.