The best dollhouse accessories for every playtime

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by Caitlin Casey |
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If there's anything we know about, it's that children can never have too many toys. Especially when it comes to dolls - there are just never enough Barbies in the world! There's no doubt that sometimes playing with the same dollhouse accessories can sometimes get a little flat. Just like our own houses, it's always a treat to get a new bit of furniture or room for our young ones to play with.

Nowadays, there are plenty of styles you can choose from for your child's dollhouse. Whether you're looking for a sleek Scandi interior or just bulking up your child's inventory until they have everything, we've found dollhouse accessories for every home. You can start over from scratch or replace old, worn and torn furniture with all of these options.

The best dollhouse accessories that your boy or girl will love, include Barbie, Sylvanian Families and independent options, to get your child's dollhouses looking perfect in no time.

What dollhouse accessories should I buy?

There's nothing better than having matching pieces and whole sets to play around with, but sometimes you don't need to buy from the same place for it all to fit together. Your child may also want more than just the traditional bits and bobs - and the more the merrier after all.

Firstly, we'd check out different furniture and dolls to stock up on a range of pieces for the whole dollhouse. Most dollhouses will come with minimal basic furniture but if you're starting from scratch or want to up your game, there are plenty of sets out there to buy. Ask your children what they like - they might want to dress their dollhouse in full purple attire or have a super cool mansion with lots of dolls.

Then, you can start choosing more niche options like pet sets, garden sets and more, which will really add some personality and fun into your child's playtime.

This all depends on how big your dollhouse is and whether you think it's all going to fit. You may want to invest in some storage boxes, just to keep everything safe, sound and tidy, for when playtime ends.

The best dollhouse accessories to buy

Best popular dollhouse accessories
Sylvanian Families 5449 Playful Starter Furniture Set Doll House AccessoriesAmazon

Rrp: $55.32

Price: $55.29

Sylvanian Families is a classic dollhouse brand that makes beautifully dressed families of animals. If you're looking to stock up on a set, there are hundreds of choices in the Sylvanian Families sets. We love this Playful Starter set, which includes classic kitchen accessories like a fridge, oven and little kitchen crockery parts too.
Ages: 3+
Pieces: 24
Dimensions: ‎9 x 3.5 x 7.7 cm; 520 Grams
Material: Plastic
Review: "Well made and the little interactive details are cute. It stands up well to play."

Best dollhouse car accessory
Hape Family Car | Wooden Dolls House Car ToyAmazon
Price: $20.99
Alternative retailers
Walmart$20.97View offer
Macy's$27.99View offer
Lowe's$32.98View offer
Tractor Supply$34.99View offer

If your child loves their cars, this wooden toy car will suit any dollhouse to zoom those family dolls around the house. Painted with non-toxic colours and made with high-quality wood, you'll be sure to get years of playtime out of this car.
Ages: 2-6 years
Pieces: 1
Dimensions: 22.5 x 13.11 x 8.76 cm; 45.36 Grams
Material: Wood
Review: “I have purchased a few Hape wooden furniture sets for my granddaughter’s wooden dollhouse, they are all really well made, the little car has been a lovely addition to the house. She has loved playing with it.”

Best nursery dollhouse accessories
Little Dutch Doll’s house Children's Room PlaysetScandiborn

If your child's dollhouse has room for a little nursery, this Scandinavian style set is small but colourful, including a swing set and slide for full fun action. With two little figures to play with, grab this set if you're looking for something that's simple and beautiful - fit for any modern dollhouse.
Ages: 3+
Pieces: 9
Dimensions: 21 cm x 13 cm x 15 cm
Material: Wood and child-friendly water-based paint
Review: “Five stars. The order was packaged well and arrived in good time.”

Best dollhouse accessories for pet lovers
Little Dutch Doll’s house Pets PlaysetScandiborn

Looking for good dollhouse accessories for a pet lover? This Little Dutch pets playset has a dog and a cat to get those furry friends involved in playtime. Feed your pets with their little mini feeding bowls and put them to bed in the dog house or cat bed.
Ages: 3+
Pieces: 8
Dimensions: 21 x 8 x 7cm; 205g
Material: Wood and child-friendly water-based paint
Review: “Stylish playset, excellent quality & proving to supply hours of fun.”

Best living room dollhouse accessories
Doll's House Furniture, Living RoomGLTC
Price: £14.80 (was £18.50)

No house is finished without a living room! Make sure to dress up that dollhouse living room with a sofa, TV and living space. This set includes a three-piece sofa set, TV and coffee table with a matching lamp. Super cosy.
Ages: 3+
Pieces: 6
Dimensions: Sofa: 5.5H x 13W x 5.5D (cm); Chairs: 5.5H x 7.5W x 5.5D (cm)
Material: MDF, beechwood & cotton
Review: “Good quality product with great details.”

Best Barbie pool dollhouse accessories
Barbie FXG38 Outdoor Furniture Set with Donut FloatieAmazon

Rrp: $19.99

Price: $16.99
Alternative retailers
Walmart$19.97View offer

There's nothing more fun than a little pool party. If you're lucky enough to have a pool in your dollhouse, this Barbie floatie set is super cute and comes with fun accessories to make for a great summer-inspired playtime - including an inflatable doughnut and even a little puppy to play with. Note that this doesn't come with a Barbie doll included.
Ages: 3+
Pieces: 10
Dimensions: 17.27 x 17.27 x 5 cm; 100 Grams
Material: Plastic
Review: “Beautiful set! Ideal for summer and for the pool. My daughters would never stop playing with it.”

Best triplets dollhouse accessories

Add to your dollhouse family with this triplet doll set, with three cute Sylvanian babies to play with. Put them in their cots or take them out to feed them in their high chairs. These are part of the Rabbit family with two girls and one boy for your collection.
Ages: 3+
Pieces: 16
Dimensions: H5.2, W8.4, D5.6cm
Material: Plastic
Review: “Very good quality as you would expect. My granddaughter loves playing with these. Very small pieces though, so not suitable for very young children."

Best value dollhouse furniture accessories
Bigjigs Toys Heritage Playset Wooden Doll Furniture Set - Dollhouse AccessoriesAmazon
Price: $57.10

If you'd rather stock up on a huge dollhouse set to stick around the house, this Bigjigs playset has everything you could want for your child's dollhouse. From the bathroom to the living room, everything will be filled out with over 26 wooden furniture blocks.
Ages: 3+
Pieces: 26
Dimensions: 75.44 x 25.15 x 83.82 cm; 1.35 Kilograms
Material: Wood
Review: “I bought the furniture to re-equip a 1970's dolls house. The items are well packaged, arrived promptly and are of good quality. My grandchildren have had a super afternoon playing with them, my daughter, the original owner of the dolls' house, had fun too! We need some nursery furniture now.”

Best dollhouse garden accessories

Don't forget about the gardening when you're stocking up on dollhouse accessories. With a swing set, sun lounger and scooter included, your dolls will be able to enjoy outside their home as well as inside. This set is made to 4-inch doll sizes and won't need much assembly so you can get playing with them straight away.
Ages: 3+
Pieces: 7
Dimensions: H15, W45, D25cm
Material: Wood
Review: “I bought them as part of my granddaughter Christmas present for her new dolls house and she loved them.”

Best dollhosue table and chairs accessories

You'll want to finish up your dollhouse kitchen with a full set of table and chairs. When it comes down to dollhouse kitchenware, Sylvanian Families has this kitchen set including four chairs, a long table and a detachable baby seat for smaller dolls. On the table, there's a white and red centrepiece to give your dollhouse a real homey feel and finish.
Ages: 4+
Pieces: 6
Dimensions: 20 x 5.5 x 15 cm; 80 Grams
Material: Plastic
Review: “Purchased for my daughter for her birthday to go with her dollhouse this has been played with almost daily she loves it. Also, a great size for LOL dolls if you don't wish to pay LOL prices.”

Best kitchen food dollhouse accessories

Once you've filled out your kitchen with the best table and chairs, you'll want to stock up on food, crockery, and cutlery. This accessories set by SGerste has a whopping 30 pieces of kitchenware to keep your kitchen full.
Ages: 3+
Pieces: 30**
Dimensions:** Juice Bottle Height: Approx. 5 cm / 1.97 inch; Forks Length: Approx. 3.5 cm / 1.38 inch; Wine Glass Height: Approx. 3cm / 1.18 inch; Bowl: Approx. 3.5 cm / 1.38 inch; Measuring Glass Height: Approx. 2 cm / 0.79 inch; Max Width: Approx. 4 cm / 1.57 inch
Material: Plastic
Review: “Brilliant, I brought these for my daughter to play with her Barbies. ‘Barbie’ food and cutlery are so expensive and this is great. Lots of different food and drinks for my daughter to role play with!”

Best dollhouse toilet set
Sylvanian Families - Toilet SetAmazon

Rrp: $36.00

Price: $35.00

Another great choice from Sylvanian Families, a toilet set that doesn't have to be boring. A painted toilet, sink, toilet brush and mat are all parts of this 15-piece set - even a bathroom 'detergent' bottle is included.
Ages: 4+
Pieces: 16
Dimensions: ‎10.3 x 3.4 x 8 cm; 74 Grams
Material: Plastic
Review: “Sylvanian families furniture fits perfectly into my 1/12 scale dolls house. I love all the little intricate accessories that come with the furniture sets. Excellent value for money especially as I am renovating the Caroline’s Home vintage dolls house.”

Best smoothie bar dollhouse accessories
Barbie GRN75​ Smoothie Bar Playset with Blonde DollAmazon
Price: $14.99
Alternative retailers
Walmart$33.88View offer

Sometimes you need a dollhouse that has a unique style to it. With this Barbie Smoothie Bar, your child will have the coolest dollhouse out there. It even has an interactive element where you can fill up the smoothie cups with water and watch them change colour.
Ages: 3+
Pieces: 11 including Barbie doll
Dimensions: 22.86 x 6.35 x 32.39 cm; 450 Grams
Material: Plastic
Review: “The smoothie bar is already set up and so you can start playing right away. My kids love the magic cups the most. If you add cold water to the smoothie cups, these will turn pink as if there were juice in it. They can play here for hours.”

Best Barbie bathtime dollhouse accessories
Barbie Bathtime BarbieBarbie
Price: £17.99 (was £36.99)

Barbie dolls and accessories can become quite expensive once you start to collect them, so if you want a bargain on Barbie, you can save over half price on this bathtime set for a dollhouse. Get your doll to enjoy luxury self-care with the interactive glittery packs that fizz up like a real spa.
Ages: 3+
Pieces: 15
Dimensions: ‎8.89 x 24.1 x 15.9 cm; 589.67 Grams
Material: Plastic
Review: “Great toy for the price, loads of accessories with it and my daughter loves bathing Barbie and the dog in it.”

Best dollhouse accessories for campers
Lottie Dolls Camping PlaysetAmazon
Price: $24.99

This Lottie Dolls camping set is perfect for any child who loves the outdoors. Give a sense of adventure to your dollhouse with this tent, as well as a teddy bear, sleeping bag and even a fire that glows.
Ages: 3+
Pieces: 14
Dimensions: ‎ 24 x 26 x 7 cm; 180 Grams
Material: Plastic
Review: “Brilliant set - my 3-year-old got this and three of the Lottie dolls for her birthday and loved it. The campfire lights up which is a lovely touch, and the little teddy bear is so cute. I wish Lottie did more playsets!”

Best royal dollhouse accessories
Sylvanian Families Royal Carriage Play SetSelfridges

Rrp: $49.00

Price: $48.00

Want a dollhouse fit for a queen or king? Add a carriage to your dollhouse set with this Sylvanian Families Royal Carriage. Including a princess doll that fits into the royal carriage, you'll be able to dress up and play with royalty.
Ages: 3+
Pieces: 10
Dimensions: ‎23.5 x 6.3 x 14.5 cm; 300 Grams
Material: Plastic
Review: “We are overrun by big Sylvanian Family houses, so wanted to get my daughter a smaller set for her 5th birthday, she hasn’t seen it yet, but I know she’ll love it! Brilliant quality as always.”

Best Barbie fashion dollhouse accessories
Barbie Extra Doll playsetSelfridges
Price: $64.93
Alternative retailers
Walmart$33.60View offer

Barbie's released a new range of dolls called Barbie Extra - literally meaning more is more. So, with these doll playsets, you're likely to get more accessories and more attitude. With over 40 accessories, this Barbie Extra set has everything from perfume and SPF to a vanity table. Great for the sassier dollhouses out there.
Ages: 3+
Pieces: 45+ including an exclusive Barbie doll
Dimensions: Height 31cm, width 44.5, depth 11.5cm
Material: Plastic
Review: “The quality of it is amazing, they really have thought of everything. This would make any Barbie lovers day! Would also be great for someone who’s never had Barbie or to add into a collection. It does come with a hearty price tag, however for what you get and the quality it’s well worth it.”

Best dollhouse acessories for horse lovers
Barbie Groom and Care Barbie playsetSelfridges

If your child is a huge fan of horses, this Barbie Groom and Care set is the best accessory to add a miniature stable to any dollhouse. A horse, foal and little paddock will please any horse-lover and you can even accessorize the horse dolls. *Barbie doll not included
Ages: 3+
Pieces: 25
Dimensions: H32.39, W50.8, D11.43cm
Material: Plastic
Review: “Bought for our Granddaughter's 8th birthday and she absolutely loved it. Played for it for a good hour after it was opened.”

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