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 a pricey purchase 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 dreamy new bed for your spare room, we’ve found options galore.
And the best part of all? 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 the best sales on mattresses
The deal: 20th Birthday Biggest Ever Sale
Until October 31, Dormeo is offering up huge discounts on big bed brands to mark its 20th birthday. There will be money off items like the bestselling Dormeo Fresh Memory Foam Mattress, Octaspring Body Zone Mattress Topper, Octasmart Deluxe Memory Foam Mattress, Octasmart Classic Mattress and many more!
The birthday bonanza means you could save up to £600 - the brand is even throwing in free pillows worth £39.99 on selected products. Now that’s what we call a discount party.
Buy now, Dormeo
The deal: Save up to 45 per cent on new beds
Who doesn’t adore a bargain? You’ll sleep even more soundly after bagging a tidy 45 per cent off selected mattresses at Ergoflex useing code SAVE45
Buy now, Ergoflex
The deal: save 45 per cent off the price of any mattress, with free delivery
If you’re looking to completely transform your sleep experience, bed-in-a-box brand Nectar is offering massive reductions of up to 45 per cent off across mattresses. There are even bigger savings to be made if you invest in a bundle.
This August, you can save hundreds on Nectar Sleep mattresses + premium bedding gifts. Nectar 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?
Buy now, Nectar
The deal: new customers claim up to 55 per cent off
If you’ve never checked out the offerings at sleep king Simba, you’re in for a treat.
The sleep-tech specialist is offering up to 55 per cent off to new customers, giving you all the more reason to join the slumber party. As well as mattresses, Simba offers discounts on bundles too, so you can give your bedroom a complete overhaul if you like.
Buy now, Simba
A cleaner, greener bed from Simba
If the state of the planet is enough to keep you awake at night, bed-in-a-box brand Simba is here to make your dreams a little sweeter, not to mention more sustainable. The sleep expert has just launched its biggest and greenest innovation yet: the Simba Green Organic ‘Go’ Mattress.
The low-impact mattress is made with half the carbon emissions of a traditional hybrid version, with six layers handmade from naturally biodegradable, renewable or recycled materials. Currently 40 per cent off.
Buy now £1379.40, Simba
The deal: up to 57 per cent off
Replace your mattress for less thanks to Emma. The brand is offering up to 57 per cent off as part of its mid year sale event, which includes the brand’s famed mattresses plus sleep accessories like the Original Pillow.
There’s also savings to bag on selected pillows, the Emma Cloud Duvet and the Emma Hug Weighted Blanket, helpful for anyone who struggles 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.
Buy now, Emma Mattress
The deal: up to 35 per cent off the premium hybrid mattress
The sales are continuing over at eve sleep where there’s up to half off to be saved on its hybrid mattresses, and 25 per cent off mattress toppers. There are also great prices to bag right now on bed frames and bedding like sheets and duvet covers.
With all this on offer, the only trouble we forsee is getting out of your comfy new bed.
Buy now, Eve Sleep
The deal: up to 50 per cent off in Sleeptember sale
Bed-in-a-box brand OTTY is offering serious cash off its Pure Hybrid and Original Hybrid models as part of its sale bonanza - up to half off at 50 per cent.
Shorter nights may be here, but it’s always a good time to make your bedroom the cosiest it can be.
Buy now, OTTY
Brook + Wilde
The deal: ES Best discount code
What’s more, the brand has launched its first ever sofa bed - and we have discount codes for that 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 for the rest of this year.
Buy now, Brook + Wilde
The deal: up to 60 per cent off
A good night’s sleep is pretty much in the bag at Dreams. The RRP has been wiped off its collection of bed frames and mattresses, meaning now is the perfect time to pounce. There are deals everywhere across mattresses, bed frames and up to 60 per cent off sale items. The time’s never been better to bag a new bed.
Buy now, Dreams
Bed Factory Direct
The deal: up to 60 per cent off
There’s always amazing deals to be found over at Bed Factory Direct, whatever type of mattress you’re hoping to bring home: be it a Pocket Sprung, Open Coil, Memory Foam, Orthopaedic or Latex mattress. Prices begin from £89.99. Right now a huge clearance event is seeing up to 70 per cent off a selection of dreamy products.
As well as mattresses for adults, there are styles that will fit into cots for babies and models suitable for infants too, giving the whole family a reason to rest easy.
Buy now, Bed Factory Direct
John Lewis mattresses
The deal: beds from £79
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.
Buy now, John Lewis
The deal: bargain beds in the seasonal sale
Dunelm’s sale sees up to 20 per cent slashed off mattresses with brands like Fogarty, Silentnight 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.
Buy now, Dunelm
Bensons for Beds
The deal: up to 50 per cent off mattresses
Bed destination Bensons for Beds is holding a sale that sees as much as half wiped off the price of some of its products, meaning you could save some serious cash to splash out on something else instead. Why not spend the savings on luxe bed linen?
Buy now, Bensons for Beds
The deal: extended summer sale with 20 per cent off mattresses and 35 per cent off bed frames
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.
Buy now, Mattressman
The deal: free delivery on hundreds of discounted beds
Whether you’re looking for a single, double, king or super king, online 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.
Buy now, Wayfair