Mobility scooter for confined spaces

Mobility scooter for confined spaces

Mobility scooters for small elevators

Small elevators are real barriers for people with reduced mobility who use wheelchairs or mobility scooters.

Achieving independent mobility in confined spaces, both indoors and outdoors, especially for older people and people with disabilities, is a key factor in living a full life.

We must always require a scooter to have a design that allows comfortable mobility in narrow interior spaces (offices, homes, hotels, shopping centers, etc.), but that at the same time allows us to enjoy mobility in outdoor spaces (use of the scooter in daily life, travel, tourism, etc.). It is very important that the scooter is compact, easily maneuverable and comes with accessories such as LED lights, armrests, etc. that provide us with comfort and driving safety.

However, with the wide range of options available, finding the perfect combination in a scooter can make the choice overwhelming.

What makes a mobility scooter best for indoor use?

A mobility scooter must be compact to be used indoors. Not only do you have to take into account the size of the rooms in a home or a hotel. You must also take into account the furniture in that space and other people who may be in it. Once we take these variables into account, the available space is substantially reduced. A small scooter with a small turning radius will help us navigate narrow spaces easily and not hit furniture or objects that could break.

Small spaces could be a private home, a hotel or stores, pubs and restaurants. Many of them are located in older buildings that have narrow hallways, doors and small rooms but, as you know, even supermarkets and, in particular, local convenience stores are often quite crowded with products displayed around.

The last thing you want is to run over or collide with another person in tight spaces both indoors and outdoors. The best option is always a mobility scooter that offers exceptional maneuverability and intuitive controls suitable for use in tight spaces both indoors and outdoors.

Characteristics required of a scooter with aptitudes for indoor spaces

  1. A small turning radius (below 100 cm, which allows you to turn easily in small spaces and not have to make many maneuvers and several turns at different point.
  2. The size of the scooter must be small (below 95 cm)
  3. In some models, having 3 wheels helps or facilitates short turns

Factors that we should ask for in a scooter with aptitudes for indoor spaces

  1. Indoor Mobility Scooters Improve Quality of Life: Indoor mobility scooters can dramatically improve quality of life by promoting independent mobility. They are specially designed for indoor use, being more compact and maneuverable than their outdoor counterparts.
  2. The choice of scooter depends on individual needs: each person's mobility needs and lifestyle are different. Therefore, the ideal indoor mobility scooter varies from person to person. It is essential to take into account factors such as comfort, size, maneuverability and features when making the choice
  3. Reliability and durability are key: A good indoor mobility scooter should be reliable and durable. Top-notch build quality ensures the longevity and consistent performance of the scooter, giving you peace of mind.
  4. Size-Comfort-Autonomy: These three are fundamental factors when choosing the scooter that is a killer indoors and performs well outdoors:
  5. We must demand that the size be small (below 95 cm)
  6. The scooter should be light in weight so that it can be easily stored and transported in the car. A weight of less than 30 kg is advisable
  7. 4 wheels will give us more comfort and safety.
  8. Large diameter wheels will provide us with much more comfort and less rattling outdoors.
  9. The driving position is very important. The user must be very comfortable with their legs relaxed and in a comfortable position.
  10. Lithium battery of at least 10.5 Ah (charges in a shorter period of time than traditional ones) and will provide us with sufficient autonomy if we go outside.
  11. Seat with armrests if possible
  12. After-sales maintenance and support: Before making a purchase, it is worth considering the after-sales support provided by the seller. Easy maintenance and availability of spare parts can make owning an indoor/outdoor mobility scooter a hassle-free experience. Check that the seller is also a technical service for the scooter you are purchasing.

Choosing a suitable indoor mobility scooter

S37 Plus Folding Mobility Scooter

Choosing the mobility scooter that is great for both indoors and outdoors may seem daunting. To make this important decision, Accessible Madrid recommends the S37 Plus scooter. It is the smallest scooter on the market. It is only 82.5 cm long. It fits in any tight space such as a small elevator. The S37 Plus folding mobility scooter is distributed exclusively by Accessible Madrid and also has amazing outdoor capabilities, given that:

  1. It has 4 large solid wheels (they provide safety and comfort to the user). Rear wheels: 22.8 cm x 6.5 cm (PU) - Front wheels: 20 cm x 5 cm (PU)
  2. The driving and leg support position is excellent and super comfortable. It is much taller than other folding scooters
  3. It has a 14.3 Ah lithium battery that gives it an extended autonomy of up to 15.3
  4. It weighs only: 26 kg (the seat can be easily removed, lightening its weight)
  5. Maximum supported weight: 115 kg
  6. Stunning unique and modern design
  7. Very easy storage
  8. LED front/rear lights and exclusive light design. Safe users
  9. Adjustable steering height to make the user more comfortable.

The S37 Plus folding mobility scooter fits in the trunk of most cars and can be stored virtually anywhere. This small-sized scooter is ideal to take on trips in your car, on the bus, on the cruise ship, on the train, etc.

Do you want to feel free on the smallest folding scooter on the market? Do you want to solve your mobility when your home elevator is very small? Don't worry anymore about the design, about the space, we have the solution: S37 Plus folding scooter We are waiting for you at Accessible Madrid. We are sole and exclusive distributors of the S37 Plus scooter. You can contact us at +34915701682 or by email:

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