They say you should never skimp on quality when it comes to shopping for two things: a mattress or shoes. Because you’ll probably spend your life in one or the other.
The average person spends around 229,961 hours in bed; or about a third of their life. So, why not invest well in a mattress that goes the distance?
The thing is, a new mattress can be very spendy indeed, so when you spot a great deal, you should jump on it - and fast. Whether you’re looking for a brand new option for yourself, shopping for a loved one, or just want a plush bed for your spare room, we’ve found dreamy options galore.
The best part? They’re all on sale.
Below you will find fantastic deals on firm support pocket spring models, cloud nine-like memory foam styles or hybrid mattresses that offer the best of both worlds. If you’re not sure about the differences between each, check out our Best Mattress list to get a better idea on them.
Scroll on to see our favourite sales on mattresses.
Simba New Year New Customer Discount
If you’ve never checked out the offerings at sleep king Simba, prepare for a treat. The sleep-tech specialists are offering 36 per cent off all orders over £300 for new customers. As well as mattresses, Simba offers nine chic bed frames, bedding, pillows - even a weighted blanket! - all designed to help you get the snooze of your dreams.
Emma Mattress New Year offer
Emma is ushering the new year in with up to 50 per cent off selected products, including the brand’s award-winning Original and Premium Mattress. There’s also savings to scoop on selected pillows, the Emma Cloud Duvet and the Emma Hug Weighted Blanket, helpful for anyone who suffers from anxiety or struggles to drift off to sleep.
Emma offers a 200-night trial period, as well as a 10-year guarantee and free delivery, so there’s never been a better time to invest in your sleep.
Eve Sleep sleep discounts
The January sales are continuing over at eve sleep where there’s up to 40 per cent to be saved on mattresses (including smaller designs for babies), bed frames and bedding like sheets and duvet covers. With this lot, the only trouble you’ll have is getting out of your snazzy new bed.
Nectar - 45 per cent off any hybrid mattress
If you’re looking to completely overhaul your sleep experience, bed-in-a-box brand Nectar is offering 45 per cent off its mattresses (discount code: NECTAR45), and there are even deeper savings to be made if you go big and buy a bundle.
It also offers a 365-night trial period, one of the longest around. You’ll also get free delivery and returns, and a Forever warranty which is valid for as long as you own the mattress. How’s that for customer service?
OTTY up to 50 per cent off January Sale
Bed-in-a-box brand OTTY has joined the January Sale party, offering up to 50 per cent off its Pure Hybrid and Original Hybrid models. Now long nights are here, it’s time to make your hibernation pod the cosiest it can be.
Brook + Wilde - 40 per cent off with exclusive ES BEST code
The luxury bedmaker is offering an exclusive deal to ES readers. Use the promo code: JAN40 and you can get a whopping 40 per cent off both the Lux Mattress and the Elite Mattress. Valid on minimum spends of £500, until Jan 31.
What’s more, the brand has launched its first ever sofa bed - and we have discount codes for it too. ES readers can take 40 per cent off the Brook + Wilde Brunel Sofa bed with the code ESBrunel40. That’s all your extra guests sorted this year.
Dreams Mattresses Winter Sale
A good night’s sleep is all but guaranteed over at Dreams who has wiped the RRP off its collection of bed frames and mattresses. There are deals galore to be had; think £400 off the Campbell Pocket Sprung Mattress, now £399 for a standard double; half off the Harris Traditional Spring Mattress, now just £149 for a double, and deep savings on bed frames too, like this space-saving Deacon Upholstered Ottoman Bed Frame - was: £999, now: £799. Time to bag a bargain bed.
Bed Factory Direct - up to 60 per cent off
You can always find a great offer at Bed Factory Direct, whether you’re looking for a Pocket Sprung, Open Coil, Memory Foam, Orthopaedic or Latex mattress. Prices begin from £89.99.
As well as mattresses for adults, there are styles that will fit into cots for babies and models suitable for infants too.
John Lewis mattresses
Bag huge savings on selected mattresses at department store John Lewis which has brands including Tempur, Hypnos and Emma as well as is in-house range. The clearance mattresses are mainly pocket spring styles with medium tension - perfect for back pain suffers. This wool and pocket spring design has had 20 per cent knocked off the price and comes with a seven-year guarantee.
Dunelm - bargain beds at 20 per cent off
Dunelm’s winter sale sees up to 20 per cent slashed off mattresses with brands like Fogarty, Silent Night and eve in the mix. Whether you’re looking to replace your knackered old mattress or you’re shopping for a spare room, now’s the time to make your move.
Bensons for Beds - discounts galore
Not only is bed destination Bensons for Beds holding a winter sale that sees as much as half off wiped off the price of some of its products, but shop before Tuesday, Jan 11 and you can get an additional 10 per cent off on spends over £650. Why not spend the savings on luxe bed linen?
Mattressman - big brands on offer
Start the month on the right note by checking off one high ticket item off your list.
If you're on the hunt for a new bed, head to Mattressman, which has plenty of British-made models marked down, including 20 per cent off Sealy. Other big name brands include Silentnight, Hypnos, Sleepeezee and more.
Ergoflex - save 40 per cent on new beds
Who doesn't love a bargain? You'll sleep even more soundly after bagging a tidy 45 per cent off selected mattresses at Ergoflex useing code XMAS45.
Wayfair mattresses - free delivery, less hassle
Whether you're looking for a single, double, king or super king, homewares giant Wayfair has mattresses to suit every budget and need. Best of all, it offers free delivery for spends over £40 to most UK addresses, so getting your new bed has never been simpler.