Washer-dryers - our pick of the best

Looking for super efficient washer-dryers? From classic white to super silver and beautiful black, we've picked a selection of our favourite washer-dryers.

If you haven't the room for a separate washing machine and tumble dryer, the new generation of washer-dryers are space saving, practical and energy efficient, with a whole host of clever programmes that will make light work of laundry to ensure that your washing is spotless and crease-free. And, because looks matter, take your pick from classic white, which blends into any kitchen or utility room, bold black for a dramatic look in a monochrome scheme, or soothing silver for a glamorous touch.

Bosch Logixx WVH28422GB Washer Dryer

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Bosch Logixx WVH28422GB Washer Dryer

Specifications

Height: 84.5 cm
Width: 60 cm
Depth: 59 cm

Practical and durable, the Bosch WVH28422GB washer dryer makes light work of laundry. The appliance has a large drum designed to hold a massive 7kg wash load and 4kg when drying. Awarded an A grade for its energy rating and a B for its spin performance, it’s fast and super effective. Plus, it has a maximum spin speed of 1400rpm. It ensures maximum water efficiency too by recycling condensed water from your previous cycle. 

Bosch Logixx WVH28422GB Washer Dryer, £805, ao.com. (opens in new tab)

Bosch Silver WVG3046SGB Washer Dryer

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Bosch Silver WVG3046SGB Washer Dryer

Specifications

Height: 85 cm
Width: 60 cm
Depth: 59 cm

The Bosch WVG3046SGB washer dryer helps maintain an economical home. This A-rated machine has an A rating for energy efficiency, 8kg wash load, 5kg drying load and 1500 rpm worth of power to ensure the deepest and most powerful clean. Also features time delay and an abundance of programmes. 

Bosch Silver WVG3046SGB Washer Dryer, £649, awin.com. (opens in new tab)

AEG L61470WDBI Washer Dryer

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AEG L61470WDBI Washer Dryer

Specifications

Height: 82 cm
Width: 59.6 cm
Depth: 54.4 cm

The Lavamat 1400rpm built-in washer dryer has a 7kg large capacity drum, and 4kg dryer gives you exceptional washing and drying. It has a range of programmes and benefits from a large, wide opening door. It comes with a two-year guarantee. 

AEG L61470WDBI Washer Dryer, £909, littlewoods.com. (opens in new tab)

Hotpoint WDAL8640GUK Graphite Freestanding Washer Dryer

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Hotpoint WDAL8640GUK Graphite Freestanding Washer Dryer

Specifications

Height: 85 cm
Width: 59.5 cm
Depth: 60.5 cm

Features Anti-allergy - using a combination of high temperature technology and extra rinses to neutralise and remove 99.9% of major allergens, including dust mites and pollen. The Anti-stain technology removes 20 of the most stubborn everyday stains without pre-soaking. Woolmark platinum care - a delicate wash programme that uses an extra gentle drum action and low spin speeds to stop clothes rubbing together and keep them looking beautiful for longer. Energy rating - A. Wash load 8kg. 

Hotpoint WDAL8640GUK Graphite Freestanding Washer Dryer, £370, diy.com. (opens in new tab)

Beko WDR7543121W Washer Dryer

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Beko WDR7543121W Washer Dryer

Specifications

Height: 85 cm
Width: 60 cm
Depth: 54 cm

This Beko washer dryer’s large capacity means it can wash 35 adult T-shirts and dry up to 15 in one go. There’s a really speedy programme which will wash and dry 1kg of clothes in under an hour. It’s just the thing if you need to refresh the kids’ unifrom or your work clothes in the morning. This model doesn’t use as much water as others thanks to the clever motor, which is why it has an A for energy efficiency. It also means it’s quieter and gives better results. 

Beko WDR7543121W Washer Dryer, £339, ao.com. (opens in new tab)

Miele WT2796 Freestanding Washer Dryer

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Miele WT2796 Freestanding Washer Dryer

Specifications

Height: 85 cm
Width: 59.5 cm
Depth: 57.7 cm

This sleek A-rated appliance from Miele combines a 6kg drum with a spin speed of 1600 and has a steam finish function to reduce creasing - making it easier to iron your clothes. The Miele WT2796 has a 6kg capacity drum with a maximum spin speed of 1600 rpm and comes with a number of innovative features. This extremely quiet A-rated energy efficient washer dryer has a Thermospin feature designed to cut energy consumption. The exclusive honeycomb drum provides a gentle laundry wash, while the stains option enables wash programmes to be adapted to treat different types of stains effectively. 

Miele WT2796 Freestanding Washer Dryer, £1349, Premier Electrics.

Zanussi ZWD71663W Washer Dryer

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Zanussi ZWD71663W Washer Dryer

Specifications

Height: 85 cm
Width: 60 cm
Depth: 52.2 cm

An A energy rated 1600rpm white washer dryer with 7kg wash load, 4kg dry load, AutoSense logic, Sensor drying, Flexidose detergent delivery, gentle care drum, self-cleaning detergent drawer, inverter motor, Time Saver function, internal filter, three digit LCD display, fourteen programmes, wool wash, delicates programme, 20 minute quick wash, and delay end up to 20hrs. 

Zanussi ZWD71663W Washer Dryer, £600, The Co-operative Electrical.

LG F1496AD5 Freestanding Washer Dryer

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LG F1496AD5 Freestanding Washer Dryer

Specifications

Height: 85 cm
Width: 60 cm
Depth: 52 cm

Tackle all of your laundry needs with one powerful machine. The F1496AD5 freestanding washer dryer uses 6 motion direct drive, performing various drum motions for an improved wash performance and optimum results, and has a clever condensing dryer system. LG include a 10-year warranty on the motor and all its parts as standard. This machine boasts multiple handy programmes including specialised ones such as Baby Care, Quick30, Sports Wear, Iron dry, Low temp dry and Cupboard dry. 

LG F1496AD5 Freestanding Washer Dryer, £469, John Lewis.