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Night after night, your mattress supports you, cushioning your body and helping you get a great night’s sleep. That is if you make the right choice, of course!

If you’re in the market for a new mattress, we can’t stress enough how important it is to do your research before you buy. Everything from your preferred sleeping position to the type of mattress you choose can impact how comfortable your mattress feels, so it’s crucial to make the right choices.

Thankfully, we’re here to help. On this page, you’ll find all of our helpful mattress guides covering everything you need to consider when shopping for a new mattress.

How to Choose a Mattress

How to choose a mattress

Mattress Buying Guide

There is a lot to consider when buying a new mattress and with so many options to consider, it can be confusing. A great place to start is our mattress buying guide. It provides an overview of all of the essentials, from the different mattress types available to what each firmness rating means.

Read our mattress buying guide

Mattress Size Guide

From compact single to spacious super kings, mattresses are available in a wide variety of sizes. Deciding which size is best for you depends on multiple factors such as who will be using it and the size of your bed frame and bedroom. Check out our mattress size guide for all the need-to-know measurements.

Read our mattress size guide
Mattress size guide

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Know what type of mattress you’re looking for?

Find out more detailed information in our guides about specific types of mattresses.

Our memory foam mattress guide answers some of the most common questions about memory mattresses, while we have also compared natural and organic mattresses to highlight the differences between the two. Thinking about a pocket-sprung mattress? Find out how many springs your mattress should have.

Kids Mattress Guides

Shopping for a children’s mattress can be difficult as there is a lot to consider. The type of support your child will need from their mattress changes as they grow, so it’s important to select the right one for their current life stage. We have a number of guides to help you decide on the type of mattress they need.

How to choose a kids mattress

Whether you’re a new parent or the parent of a growing child, our guide on how to choose a kids mattress is a great starting point. We explain the best mattress types for everyone from toddlers to teens, as well as safety and firmness considerations

Read our kids mattress buying guide
How to choose a kids mattress
Read our teenage mattress guide

How to choose a mattress for teenagers

Teenagers need different support (and space!) than younger children. Our guide covers everything from the ideal size and firmness to the best mattress type for different sleep styles.

Read our teenage mattress guide
How to clean your mattress

How to clean your mattress

Your mattress is an investment, so it’s important to take care of it so it lasts you for years to come. Whether it’s regular cleaning to keep it fresh or cleaning up spills and accidents, our how to clean a mattress guide has all the information you need.

Read our mattress cleaning guide

Ready to start shopping?

We have a wide range of mattresses to suit every sleep style, from memory foam mattresses that mould to your body and supportive traditional pocket spring mattresses to hybrid mattresses that offer the best of both worlds.

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First class service throughout from Happy Beds. Thank you very much. Mattress delivered earlier than expected. Delivery guys very friendly and professional. They found the marina very easy. I went to them after phone call, to say they had arrived. Helped me load mattress on a trolley, waved bye. Mattress looks great and fits perfect. Highly recommend Happy Beds.
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Quick delivery, good quality items. Customer service is great, we were speaking to a lady called Aimee as one of the parts for the bed was faulty. Dealt with it quickly and replacement sent a couple days after the initial enquiry. Thank you
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Great prices and even better customer service. really impressed with this company. bunk beds are great and the problem I had was resolved by Caroline and Sophie with no hassle. Would definitely buy from them again