Having a good laundry basket makes doing the laundry more enjoyable and straightforward. A nicely designed laundry basket will also be an attractive addition to your bathroom, bedroom or utility room.
Here are some of the best laundry baskets in the UK in 2017. We hope these reviews help you find the right laundry basket for you!
- Whitefurze Plastic Laundry Hamper Basket
- Arpan Large White Wicker Laundry Basket
- Curver 55 Litre Rattan Effect Hamper
- Arpan Laundry/Washing Basket with Lid and Handle
- WoodLuv Bamboo Corner Linen Laundry Storage Bin Folding Basket
- Lakeland Tall Laundry Tote & Washing Basket With Handles
- Country Club Light & Darks Laundry Hamper
Whitefurze Plastic Laundry Hamper Basket
Buy it online: £11.85 on Amazon.co.uk
This laundry basket has a classic rattan-style design. It’s made from plastic and is 56 cm high by 45 cm wide, which should be large enough for the average family. This laundry basket comes in a choice of colours: brown/coffee, sky blue and pink.
Arpan Large White Wicker Laundry Basket
Buy it online: £19.89 on Amazon.co.uk
This natural willow wicker basket from Arpan is made from wicker and has a white matt finish. Its dimensions are 59 cm high x 45 cm wide x 32 cm wide, so it’s a similar size to the Whitefurze Plastic Laundry Hamper Basket reviewed above. Like the Whitefurze basket, this laundry basket is a good size for a family of four or more.
The wicker basket is lined with white cloth which can be easily removed and washed.
Curver 55 Litre Rattan Effect Hamper
Buy it online: £9.99 on Amazon.co.uk
Like the Whitefurze Plastic Laundry Hamper Basket reviewed above, the Curver 55 Litre Rattan Effect Hamper is a plastic laundry basket with a rattan effect. With a 55-litre capacity, it’s a good size for a family of four or more. Its exact dimensions are 59 cm high x 42 cm wide x 32 cm deep.
Arpan Laundry/Washing Basket with Lid and Handle
Buy it online: £14.48 on Amazon.co.uk
This laundry basket from Arpan comes in a black design and is made from nylon with a sturdy metal frame. This laundry basket is 50 cm high by 35 cm wide by 25 cm deep, but it can be folded down for easy storage. It’s a bit smaller than some of the other laundry baskets reviewed above, so it’s better for single people rather than couple and families.
WoodLuv Bamboo Corner Linen Laundry Storage Bin Folding Basket
Buy it online: £15.99 on Amazon.co.uk
This laundry basket from WoodLuv is made from bamboo and is white with a removable cloth lining that can be easily machine washed. It’s designed to fit in the corner of a room with two sides of the laundry basket at right angles to one another and a third side that curves out into the room.
Lakeland Tall Laundry Tote & Washing Basket With Handles
Buy it online: £16.99 on Amazon.co.uk
This tote washing basket from Lakeland has a 61-litre capacity, which should be enough to store a week’s worth of washing. The basket features faux leather handles and a quick-dry polyester lining. This basket is 60 cm high with a diameter of 32 cm.
Country Club Light & Darks Laundry Hamper
Price: See on Amazon.co.uk
This laundry hamper is useful for separating lights and darks using the two separate bags which are clearly marked ‘LIGHTS’ and ‘DARKS’. The top features a metal frame to help it keep its shape, and the whole thing can be folded down flat for easy storage. This laundry hamper is 62 cm high by 54 cm wide by 33 cm deep.