We all know that the bedroom is where the magic happens. But the magic we’re speaking of today is, well, uninterrupted, renewing, blissful sleep. As much as we’re all about the trimmings—the perfect bed linens, the just-right throw pillows—there’s simply no point in all of that fuss without a solid foundation to lay on. Because mattress shopping can be daunting, we did the research and found 9 mattresses at various price points that promise many a good night’s sleep. Read on to find your best match.
Yogabed Mattress ($600 and up)
Yogabed's new-era mattress features a fully ventilated design infused with a layer of the brand's patented YogaGel technology, as well as a removable, machine-washable cover with easy-glide zipper. Plus, each mattress comes with a pair of YogaGel pillows. Shipping is free to anywhere in the United States, and you have 101 days to decide if it's a keeper.
Mattress Type: Proprietary foam
Best Assets: Easy cleaning, new technology, sleeps cool, USA-made
Price Range: $600-$950
Brooklyn Bedding Ultimate Dreams ($164 and up)
The Brooklyn Bedding crazy quilt pillow top mattress is the perfect mattress for any sleeping style in that it is not too firm not too soft. Overall, a great value if you're in the market for a more budget-friendly option.
Mattress Type: Pillow top
Best Assets: Comfortable middle grade firmness, USA-made, great value.
Price Range: $150-300
Casper The Casper Mattress ($500 and up)
Casper's entire M.O. is to be low-stress and seamless: one model, affordable pricing, easy delivery, generous returns, made in the USA products. Their patented latex memory foam technologies create a soft, cool, and, according to their marketing materials, "bouncy to the touch" mattress. 10-year warranty included.
Mattress Type: Proprietary latex and memory foam
Best Assets: Sleeps cool, new technology, easy delivery, long-lasting, USA-made.
Price Range: $500-$1000
Lucid 16-Inch Plush Memory Foam and Latex Mattress ($419 and up)
The first layer of this Lucid model is a 1-inch bamboo charcoal memory foam layer, especially good for sensitive skin or allergy-prone skin. A combination of latex and memory foam provides optimal orthopedic support and pressure relief.
Mattress Type: Memory and latex foam
Best Assets: Orthopedic support, hypoallergenic, firm.
Price Range: $400-$1000
Safavieh Harmony 10-Inch Spring Mattress ($407 and up)
Luxury furnishings brand Safavieh just recently added mattresses to its range of offerings. This particular model, one of their most economical, combines a soft, Euro pillow top layer of memory foam with a support layer featuring independently encased heavy-gauge metal springs, which work to promptly absorb movement and vibrations.
Mattress Type: Spring + memory foam
Best Assets: Memory foam pillow top, orthopedic support, movement absorbing.
Price Range: $400-$750
Signature Sleep Contour 8-Inch Mattress ($153 and up)
The Contour's 480 tempered steel independently-encased coils promote individualized orthopedic support, as well optimum movement and vibration absorption. Another great bang-for-your-buck option.
Mattress Type: Spring
Best Assets: Movement absorption, compress-ship ready, comfortable middle grade firmness, orthopedic support.
Price Range: $150-$300
SilverRest Therapeutic Memory Foam Mattress ($379 and up)
Made of 100-percent Viscoelastic Memory Foam, the SilverRest mattress conforms to your body shape to relieve pressure points. It also features an easy-to-remove cotton cover for easy cleaning and maintenance, and comes with a 20-year warranty.
Mattress Type: Memory foam
Best Assets: Sleeps cool, orthopedic support, easy cleaning, long-lasting.
Price Range: $400-$700
Simmons Beautyrest Recharge Plush Pillow Top ($800)
A patented AirCool system ensures that this luxurious mattress stays comfortable throughout sleep. Several layers of cushioning make this one of the more soft and plush mattresses; however, its bottom layer of coils provide support.
Mattress Type: Coil Gel Memory Foam
Best Assets: Sleeps cool, orthopedic support and pressure relief
Price Range: $800 for a King
Tuft & Needle Mattress ($350 and up)
Another new generation mattress, Tuft & Needle touts a well-crafted, universally-enjoyable mattress at a fair price and is the highest rated mattress on Amazon. Their patented foam promises a just-right bounce and the ability to adapt to and support body weight comfortably. It also sleeps cool and is made in the USA.
Mattress Type: Proprietary foam
Best Assets: Orthopedic support, comfortable middle grade firmness, localized bounce, sleeps cool, USA-made
Price Range: $350-$750
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