These are the very best mattress sales we want you to shop ahead of Christmas

Invest in a new mattress and snooze your way through the new year

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If you're hoping to give your sleep situation a little refresh, perhaps you've been sleeping on an uncomfortable mattress for way too long? This page lists all of the best mattress sales you can shop right now. From the likes of Eve, Simba, Nectar — all of the best mattress brands — so that you can compare the deals, and find the best one for your needs and your budget. A decent double mattress starts from just £290 from the deals we've found.

Don't worry, we've not forgotten about the larger mattress retailers either (we're talking about Dreams, Argos, etc...). We'll make sure that you're more than well-informed when buying a mattress online, whether that be from a retail giant or from a mattress brand. Just bear in mind that when you buy direct from the brand, you usually get better perks — a trial, a guarantee, free delivery, and sometimes even free disposal of your old mattress. We'll jump straight in...

The best mattress sales to shop this month

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Here's a list of the mattress sales from individual mattress brands, live right now. We've listed these sales in order, starting with whoever can offer the cheapest double mattress. In the case that this brand sells several mattresses, we've listed the prices for their most affordable model. Prices start from £293 for a double, and there's up to 60% off.

1. Rem-Fit | Up to 40% off mattresses +  2 free pillows (opens in new tab)

1. Rem-Fit | Up to 40% off mattresses +  2 free pillows (opens in new tab)
We've tried, tested, and LOVED the Rem-Fit 400 Hybrid mattress and awarded it five out of five stars in our Rem-fit mattress review (opens in new tab). Considering you can now get it at a discount of half off, there's no reason not to get into this offer. Plus, you'll get two free memory foam pillows with your order.

Remy+ prices with discount:
Double: Was £489 Now £293.40 (save £195.60) (opens in new tab)
King: Was £569 Now £341.40 (save £227.60) (opens in new tab)

Deal ends: unknown

2. Otty | 45% off winter sale (opens in new tab)

2. Otty | 45% off winter sale
(opens in new tab)Treat yourself to a top-quality hybrid mattress, which we've rated as one of our favourites, with this extended discount. Simply shop the range of hybrid mattresses, plus accessories, and get up to 45% off — no code required.

Aura Hybrid Mattress prices with discount:
Double: Was £749.99 Now £412.49 (save £337.50) (opens in new tab)
King: Was £849.99 Now £469.49 (save £380.05) (opens in new tab)

Deal ends: Tuesday 6th December

3. Brook + Wilde | Get a free iPad or 50% off when you spend £400 (opens in new tab)

3. Brook + Wilde | Get a free iPad or 50% off when you spend £400 (opens in new tab)
Their Black Friday sale might be over and done with, but this one is arguably a little better. You'll get a free iPad (worth £649) when spending more than £749, or if you spend £400+ you can get 50% off your mattress. Use the code IPAD or SAVING50.

Lux Mattress prices with 50% discount:
Double: Was £899 Now £449.50 (save £449.50)
(opens in new tab)King: Was £949 Now £449.55 (save £499.45) (opens in new tab)

Deal ends: 23:59 pm Thursday 1st December

4. Simba| Save up to 55% (opens in new tab)

4. Simba| Save up to 55% (opens in new tab)
Shoppers can save up to 55% at checkout. That's mattresses, bedding bundles, and more, all for less. Simply add to your basket and head to the checkout — they'll do the maths for you.

Simba Essential Hybrid prices with discount:
Double: Was £899 Now £536 (save £360)
King:
Was £1049 Now £539 (save £420)
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Deal ends: 23:59pm Sunday 11th December

5. Eve | 30% off selected mattresses (opens in new tab)

5. Eve | 30% off selected mattresses (opens in new tab)
Jump on the fancy mattress bandwagon for less with this eve discount. You can get 30% off their original and lighter hybrid, and premium foam mattresses. We've reviewed the Eve Premium Hybrid mattress (opens in new tab) from there.

Lighter Hybrid Mattress price:
Double: £499 (opens in new tab)
King: £599 (opens in new tab)

Deal ends: 23:59 pm Tuesday 6th December

6. Nectar | Save up to £1321.71 with a mattress bundle (opens in new tab)

6. Nectar | Save up to £1321.71 with a mattress bundle
(opens in new tab)Looking to upgrade your sleep in time for Christmas? With this Nectar discount (opens in new tab), you can make huge savings on a new mattress and more. Shop today for up to £1321.71 or 50 per cent off a mattress bundle, plus free named-day delivery.

Essential Hybrid mattresses with a discount:
Double: Was £1199 Now £599.50 (save £599.50)
(opens in new tab)King: Was £1349 Now £674.50 (save £674.50) (opens in new tab)

Deal ends: 23:59pm 20th December

7. DreamCloud | 45% off any mattress (opens in new tab)

7. DreamCloud | 45% off any mattress (opens in new tab)
Only 1% less of a saving now their Black Friday sale is over, you can make your luxury mattress dreams become a reality with up to 45% off any of Dreamcloud's mattresses with code DREAM45 and get it in time for Christmas. 

Mattress prices (Luxury hybrid):
Double: Was £1399 Now £755.46 (save £643.54)
(opens in new tab)King: Was £1449 Now £782.46 (save £666,54) (opens in new tab)

Deal ends: 23:59pm 20th December

8. Emma | Up to 50% off (opens in new tab)

8. Emma | Up to 50% off (opens in new tab)
The Emma Original is rated our best all-round mattress for price, quality and for support. Right now, their Winter sale offers are live with bundles and more discounted. Mattresses on their own aren't on sale, just an FYI.

Emma Original prices with discount:
Double: £759
(opens in new tab)King: £849 (opens in new tab)

Deal ends: unknown

You can also find tonnes of mattresses on sale at these retailers.

Mattress deals: Our top picks

Below we have listed the top mattress deals that we think you'll be interested in. The prices displayed are the discounts on a double size; just so you can bear that in mind: 

By price: Low to high

Happy Beds Tennyson 4000 Twin Pocket Sprung Air Flow Orthopaedic Natural Fillings Mattress | Was £719.98 (opens in new tab)

Happy Beds Tennyson 4000 Twin Pocket Sprung Air Flow Orthopaedic Natural Fillings Mattress | Was £719.98, Now £399.99 (save £319.99) at Happy Beds (opens in new tab)
Adorned with wonderfully soft cotton fabric, this mattress from Happy Beds is also filled with plenty of natural materials, including an abundance of wool and cashmere. It's rated as medium-firm and will only need to be flipped and rotated once every six weeks to keep it looking and feeling its best.

It's one of the best sellers currently on the Happy Beds site, so don't miss it.

Silentnight Eco comfort mattress | Was £645 (opens in new tab)

Silentnight Eco comfort mattress | Was £645, Now £495 (save £165) at Mattress Man (opens in new tab)
(opens in new tab)Use promo code BF25 at the checkout for a big discount on this eco-friendly buy. It's an ever-popular mattress from Silentnight that won't cost the earth either. You can sleep well knowing you've saved some money. We've slept on the sister model, too. Read our Silentnight eco mattress review (opens in new tab) to learn more about it.

Rest Assured Adleborough 1400 Pocket Ortho Mattress, Double | Was £598.95 (opens in new tab)

Rest Assured Adleborough 1400 Pocket Ortho Mattress, Double |Was £598.95 now £407.35 (save £191.60) at Mattress Online (opens in new tab)
Here's your chance to save 30 percent off this best-selling, extra-firm mattress that has been handmade with 1,400 individual pocket springs. The supportive build combined with luxurious fresh fillings means you'll be extremely comfy. It's hand-tufted throughout and free from foam and chemical treatments.

5 of the best cheap mattresses you can buy

This is our edit of the best cheap mattress deals that are live today. We've selected some options from your (and our) favourite retailers, which all come highly recommended and within a small budget.

Ikea MORGEDAL

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1. IKEA MORGEDAL

A basic foam mattress from a trusted brand

Specifications

Sizes: Single, double, king
Depth: 18 cm
Filling: Foam
Tension: Firm
Guarantee: 25 years

Reasons to buy

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Cover can be taken off to clean
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Relieves pressure on your shoulders and hips
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Has handles so you can easily move the mattress

Reasons to avoid

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It's basic with no frills

We all love and trust IKEA, so this mattress will not disappoint. There's nothing particularly special about it, but it's a resilient mattress that absorbs the movements of your body as you sleep, giving you all-over support and relief from any aches.

This option comes with a 90-day trial period so you can ensure it is the right mattress for you. You can also sleep with confidence should anything happen to it through no fault of your own with the 25-year guarantee that backs it.

Cashmere 3000 Pocket Sprung Memory Foam Mattress

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2. Happy Beds Cashmere 3000 Pocket Sprung Memory Foam Mattress

A cashmere filled and lined mattress without the luxurious price tag

Specifications

Sizes: Single, small double, double, king, super king
Depth: 25 cm
Filling: Cashmere, foam, and pocket springs
Tension: Medium / firm
Guarantee: 5 years

Reasons to buy

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Breathable air vent
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Has handles so you can easily move the mattress
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Made in Britain

Reasons to avoid

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May not be firm enough for everyone

This mattress screams luxury but doesn't come with a price tag to match. As the name suggests, this pick from Happy Beds has been handcrafted using a fair amount of cashmere. The material is known to be several times more insulating than the likes of wool and is naturally cosy.

You'll also find comfort nestled into the thick layers of its body-contouring memory foam and supportive reflex foam. Plus, 3,000 individually nested, miniature springs are there to provide you with enough support to help you sleep through the night.

Silentnight Sleep Soundly Miracoil Comfort Mattress

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3. Silentnight Sleep Soundly Miracoil Comfort Mattress

Exclusive to John Lewis & Partners, this mattress offers exceptional value

Specifications

Sizes: Single, double, king, super king
Depth: 22 cm
Filling: Silentnight Miracoil spring system, polyester with eco-comfort fibres
Tension: Firm
Guarantee: 5 years

Reasons to buy

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Zoned support
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Materials used are a good choice for allergy sufferers
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Made in the UK

Reasons to avoid

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No handles for turning

With up to 952 springs, this Silentnight mattress has everything you need for a decent night's sleep for the fraction of the price when compared to many other mattresses on the market. It features the patented Silentnight Miracoil spring system for zoned support where your body needs it the most. The head-to-toe spring construction means that motion transfer is fairly limited, so you won't be disturbed during the night when your partner rolls over.

Happy Beds Touch 7-Zone Memory Foam Orthopaedic Rolled Mattress

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4. Happy Beds Touch 7-Zone Memory Foam Orthopaedic Rolled Mattress

This mattress comes rolled and ready to lie on

Specifications

Sizes: Single, double, king, super king
Depth: 20 cm
Filling: Memory foam and reflex foam
Tension: Medium / firm
Guarantee: 5 years

Reasons to buy

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Zoned support
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Removable cover
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Vacuum packed and rolled
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Made in the UK

Reasons to avoid

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No handles

This mattress arrives rolled, so you can easily move it around the home and up the stairs. It's a top choice for orthopedic support thanks to its 30 mm of memory foam and 170 mm of reflex foam. Being part of the Touch range, it also features a seven-zoned quilted stretch knit cover for added padding, style, and convenience. Lovely. Conveniently, this mattress requires no turning and has a removable cover so it's super easy to maintain, too.

Dreams Conroy Traditional Spring Mattress

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5. Dreams Conroy Traditional Spring Mattress

A firm choice for all ages

Specifications

Sizes: Single, double, king, super king
Depth: 21 cm
Filling: Springs and memory foam
Tension: Firm
Guarantee: 1 year

Reasons to buy

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Firm yet comfortable
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Handles to easily rotate
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Made in the UK

Reasons to avoid

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One-sided so do not turn over

An upgrade on one of the best-selling Dreams mattresses — the Franklin — this mattress offers a good level of comfort. With 192 traditional springs and a memory foam layer, the Conroy provides even support over the entire sleeping area, which moulds to your body for ultimate comfort. It's finished in a soft-touch micro-quilted knitted cover to add a final touch of comfort and cosiness to one side, so just rotate this one (don't flip it).

Mattress accessory deals

Mattress topper deals

If a brand new mattress is still beyond your budget, investing in a mattress topper instead is a great shout for added support, and to supplement the comfort of your existing mattress, if yours is too soft or firm for your liking.

Mattress protector deals

If you're taking the leap with a brand-new mattress, you might want to consider a mattress protector too. After all, if you're forking out on an awesome new mattress, you're going to want to keep it in tip-top shape for as long as possible. 

Mattress protectors are removable and simply sit on top of your mattress to protect it from spills and stains, as well as allergens and irritants like bed bugs, mould, or dead skin.


When is the best time to buy a mattress?

You guessed it, Black Friday and Cyber Monday are the best times of the year to invest in a new mattress. With awesome savings across big-ticket items, this is a great time of year to secure your best sleep ever for less. That's not to say that you won't be able to find offers at any other points throughout the year. There are frequent monthly sales as well as seasonal offers and promotions to make the most of and we'll always keep you in the loop as best we can.

Visit our individual mattress sale pages to shop by retailer

Louise Oliphant
Ecommerce Editor

Louise is the Ecommerce Editor at Real Homes, specialising in sleep content so you can wind-down well. With prior PR experience working for a luxury bedding brand, Louise knows the importance of getting a great night’s sleep. Joining the other side of the desk as a full-time journo, Louise brings her bedding expertise to writing sleep buying guides, reviews, and news for Real Homes. Aside from helping readers get essential shut eye, Louise also writes shopping content for homeware items that’ll add a decorative edge to your space. With an eye for design that won’t snooze on style, but a budget that won’t quite stretch, Louise loves nothing more than a modern designer dupe. From coloured glassware to contemporary storage, anything to upgrade the bare space of her rented East London flat. 

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