Relax, YOU'RE ABOUT TO FIND THE MATTRESS OF YOUR DREAMS.
If you’re looking for a new mattress chances are you have come across the brand called ‘Mattress in a Box’. We have gone out and spoken to all of the major retailers of Mattress in a Box across Australia to find out more about this new style of mattress why it is taking Australia by storm. First up though, just what Mattress in a Box?
What is a Mattress in a Box?
Mattress in a Box is exactly what the name implies, it’s simply a mattress compressed into a box much smaller than its fully extended size! Great, I hear you say, but what’s so wonderful about this famed mattress and why has it become so popular of late?
Mattress in a Box is a new style of mattress that is easy to order, easy to manoeuvre, easy to set up, super comfortable to sleep on and built to last.
Why buy a bed in a box mattress instead of a normal mattress?
Because buying this mattress couldn’t be simpler. Gone are the days of trapesing from mattress store to mattress store. A Mattress in a box can be ordered online delivered right to your front door.
Due to its compact packaging, this type of mattress is much easier to move into a smaller space or up a staircase. Plus, Mattress in a Box are able to offer a better product at a lower price due to savings on freight and storage.
Who are the key players selling in Australia?
Key question - Who offers same day mattress delivery in Australia?
Looking for a mattress to accommodate guests at short notice? You can have a mattress delivered to your door within 24 hours without having to leave the house!
Hugo Sleep offer same day delivery to Melbourne and 1-5 days for all other states.
Koala can offer a 4 hour turn around delivery to metro areas of Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide, Melbourne & Perth, with 1-5 Days for other areas.
Which Mattress in a Box is right for you?
So you may have gone from knowing very little about Mattress in a Box to now having a buffet of suppliers to choose from. So how do you decide which Mattress will be best for you?
That’s easy! We have done all the leg work and complied a chart of comparisons which covers prices, warranties, comfort level, delivery times and trial periods.
Below is a summary of the key points about each of the Mattress in a Box companies.
*Approximate delivery times for full details see below.
Online Mattress in a Box companies reviewed:
Each of the retailers we have featured in this article were kind enough to respond to a Q & A that we sent them. The table above is a summary of their answers. If you are interested in knowing more about a particular supplier, we have included their full answers to our Q & A below. We hope this information makes choosing your new mattress as easy as clicking the SHOP button.
|Do you offer a trial period? How many days?||Yes, 30 days. Returning a mattress is also free from all locations in NSW, VIC, ACT and SA as well as the Gold Cost, the Sunshine Coast, Brisbane, Darwin, Perth and most of Tasmania.|
|What's the warranty on your product?||10 years|
|What's your delivery time?||Varies upon state and location. For major metre areas next day to Sydney, Brisbane, Canberra, Melbourne, Newcastle, Gold Coast, Sunsine Coast, 2 days to Adelaide, 3-4 days to Perth, Hobart, Cairns, and Darwin. After hours and Saturday delivery also available.|
|How many consumer reviews do you have as at Feb 28 2017?||In Australia, 1,195, worldwide over 5,000|
|What's your average rating from your consumer reviews as at Feb 28 2017?||In Australia: Feefo 4.7, Product Review 4.6, YotPo 97%|
|What is the style/construction of your mattress? Eg. Pocket spring, or memory foam||Premium High Density Visco Elastic Memory Foam Mattress|
|Any unique/special features of your mattress?||1. The only online memory foam mattress comparable with Tempur
2. A luxury 9cm deep of high-density memory foam, with a density rating of 85kg/m3 - the most premium of all online mattresses in a box
3. The first and original online mattress in a box retailer in Australia having launched here in 2010 and in the UK in 2006. In fact we are the only online mattress in a box company in the world with over ten years of experience. This means unique to us we are the only online company that knows whether their mattresses stand up to their 10 year guarantee claims
4. Zero partner disturbance – has always been standard
5. Recommended by health professional across Australia - ideal for sufferers of back pain, fibromyalgia, circulation problems or joint complaints
6. Thousands of 5* reviews from customers across the world – including from Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, China, Singapore, Thailand, the Philippines, UAE, the UK, across Europe, South Africa, the USA and Canada.
7. Asthma and allergy friendly
8. Removable & Washable TENCEL® Woven Cover
|Do you class your mattress as firm, medium or soft? Any other comments.||Medium/ firm|
|What’s your price for a queen sized mattress before any discounts?||$949|
|Do you offer a trial period? How many days?||All of our mattresses come with a 100 night trial and guarantee. The 100 nights start once the mattress has been delivered. This includes a 100% money back guarantee, and free firmness swaps.|
|What's the warranty on your product?||Our mattresses are unique products that require a unique warranty. Our mattress warranty is 10 years.|
|What's your delivery time?||We offer an Australia wide courier service for all our products.
- Melbourne; Sydney - Within 5 business days.
- Greater Victoria; Greater NSW - Within 5 business days.
- Canberra; Adelaide - Within 5 business days.
- Brisbane - Within 6 business days.
- Perth; Fremantle; Hobart; Launceston - Within 8 business days.
Delivery is FREE to these locations. If the delivery is outside these locations, please allow up to 10 business days.
|How many consumer reviews do you have as at Feb 28 2017?||1000+|
|What's your average rating from your consumer reviews as at Feb 28 2017?||4.9 / 5|
|What is the style/construction of your mattress? Eg. Pocket spring, or memory foam||The Sleeping Duck mattress is a hybrid design. Incorporating 4 material sections:
- Bamboo Fabric Topper
- Latex & Memory foam (comfort layer)
- High density foam (firmness layer)
- 5 Zone Pocket Springs (for key body area support and no partner disturbance)
|Any unique/special features of your mattress?||This is the world’s first customisable mattress. Every person sleeps a little differently. Which is why we offer you the opportunity to customise the mattress depending on your personal sleep needs. You can change the firmness at any time if you feel that your initial firmness choice isn’t right.|
|Do you class your mattress as firm, medium or soft? Any other comments.||Because of the customisable nature of our mattress, we can offer a firm, medium and soft option. You can also change this firmness at a later date should you wish, or feel the initial firmness isn’t right.|
|What’s your price for a queen sized mattress before any discounts?||Queen Sized Medium / Firm options - $1,349 Queen Sized Half/Half option - $1,549|
|Do you offer a trial period? How many days?||100 days|
|What's the warranty on your product?||15 years|
|What's your delivery time?||Same day delivery Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane and Perth (metro areas). 1 - 5 days for the rest of Australia.|
|How many consumer reviews do you have as at Feb 28 2017?||2400+ on Google review & Yotpo|
|What's your average rating from your consumer reviews as at Feb 28 2017?||4.9 stars out of 5|
|What is the style/construction of your mattress? Eg. Pocket spring, or memory foam||Natural Latex, Ecosa G-7 memory foam, extra breathable HD support foam|
|Any unique/special features of your mattress?||Adjustable firmness between medium-firm, firm and extra firm
Fire resistant without chemical used - passing CFR 1633 standard
Water proof & dust mite proof inner mattress protector
Zero partner disturbance
|Do you class your mattress as firm, medium or soft? Any other comments.||Medium-firm, firm and extra firm (adjustable)|
|What’s your price for a queen sized mattress before any discounts?||$1099|