Simmons Beautyrest Recharge 2014 Comparison Guide

Disclosure: This site receives a payment from Macy’s, Sleepy’s, 1800 Mattress, US Mattress, or Overstock when you purchase a product using any links to those companies in this article.

Comparison shopping for a mattress can be very confusing because different retailers have different names for essentially the same mattress. You have to look at the specs of the mattress, which takes extra effort and can be frustrating. Sometimes, retailers will have slightly different specs, which will have no impact on how the mattress feels and is essentially the same mattress.

In this guide I’ll do all of the work for you to make it easier to comparison shop for the Simmons Beautyrest mattresses. Whether you saw a mattress in store and want to find a lower price online, or saw a mattress online and want to try it in a store first (which is a good idea), this chart can help. (Update: The 2014 models are being discontinued and a lot of retailers are coming out with the 2015 Beautyrest models. Here is the comparison chart for the 2015 models. This also means you can get some good deals on floor models and clearance merchandise. Check to see if your local store has any, and if not, check out US Mattress’s selection here)

 

(To jump directly to the chart, click here)

Beautyrest comes in a few different levels. There is the Beautyrest Recharge Classic and the Beautyrest Recharge World Class. There are also levels above that, but they vary from retailer to retailer, and it’s harder to comparison shop. Some have the Beautyrest Ultra, some have the Beautyrest Black, some have the Beautyrest Legend. But everybody has the Classic and World Class, so that’s what I’m focusing on.

When you’re comparing prices, make sure you select the correct boxspring. Some retailers have the mattress and boxspring set as the default, some have just the mattress and you need to add the boxspring manually.

To use this chart, just find the model you want to compare, and compare models in the same row. Enter the model name of what you want to compare in the search box for quicker results. Click on the name to open a new window to that retailer to see the price. L1, L2, and L3 stand for “level 1, level 2, level 3” within the recharge classic lineup. 


Simmons Beautyrest Recharge 2014 Comparison Chart

LineupMacy'sSleepy's
1800 MattressUS-mattressOverstockMattress Firm
Classic -
Basic firm
Clearwater Tight Top FirmStriped FirmRecharge Firm--Greenwood Firm
Basic plush---Adda PlushIssa PlushEdmore Plush
L1 Firm--Kenosha Place Luxury FirmMaddyn Luxury FirmMitzi Luxury Firm
L1 Plush-Shakespeare PlushRecharge PlushKenosha Place PlushMaddyn Plush-
L1 Plush Pillowtop---Kenosha Place Plush PillowtopMaddyn Plush PillowtopHatteras Plush Pillowtop
L2 PlushBainbridge Tight Top PlushShakespeare Luxury PlushRecharge Luxury PlushLydia Manor PlushLilah Plush-
L2 FirmBainbridge Tight Top FirmShakespeare Luxury FirmRecharge Luxury FirmLydia Manor Luxury FirmLilah Luxury Firm-
L2 Extra firm---Lydia Manor Extra FirmLilah Extra Firm-
L2 Plush PillowtopBainbridge Pillowtop PlushShakespeare Luxury Plush PillowtopRecharge Luxury PillowtopLydia Manor Plush PillowtopLilah Plush Pillowtop-
L2 Firm PillowtopBainbridge Pillowtop Firm--Lydia Manor Luxury Firm PillowtopLilah Luxury Firm Pillowtop-
L3 Extra FirmCastleton Tight Top Extra FirmShakespeare Supreme Luxury FirmRecharge Supreme Luxury FirmMonument Valley Extra FirmReynaldo Extra Firm-
L3 Plush---Monument Valley PlushReynaldo Plush-
L3 Luxury Firm---Monument Valley Luxury FirmReynaldo Luxury FirmFischer Island Luxury Firm
L3 Firm PillowtopCastleton Luxury Firm Pillowtop--Monument Valley Luxury Firm PillowtopReynaldo Luxury Firm PillowtopDoublegate Luxury Firm Pillowtop
L3 Plush PillowtopCastleton Pillowtop Luxury PlushShakespeare Supreme Luxury Plush PillowtopRecharge Supreme Luxury PillowtopMonument Valley Plush PillowtopReynaldo Plush Pillowtop-
World Class -Extra Firm
Seabring Tight Top Extra Firm--Phillipsburg FirmSea Glen Extra FirmContender Firm
Firm-Shakespeare World Class Luxury FirmWorld Class Luxury FirmPhillipsburg Luxury FirmSea Glen Luxury Firm-
Plush-Shakespeare World Class Luxury PlushWorld Class Luxury PlushPhillipsburg PlushSea Glen PlushContender Plush
Plush Pillowtop-Shakespeare World Class Luxury Plush Super PillowtopWorld Class Luxury Plush Super PillowtopPhillipsburg Plush PillowtopSea Glen Plush Super PillowtopContender Pillowtop
Firm PillowtopSonora Firm PillowtopShakespeare World Class Luxury Firm Super PillowtopWorld Class Luxury Firm Super PillowtopPhillipsburg Luxury Firm PillowtopSea Glen Luxury Firm Super Pillowtop-
Luxury FirmSaratoga Tight Top Luxury Firm--Tillingham Luxury FirmRekindle Luxury Firm-
Luxury PlushSaratoga Tight Top Plush--Tillingham Luxury PlushRekindle Luxury Plush-
Luxury Firm PillowtopSaratoga Pillowtop Luxury Firm--Tillingham Luxury FIrm PillowtopRekindle Luxury Firm Pillowtop-
Luxury Plush Pillowtop---Tillingham Ultra Plush PillowtopRekindle Luxury Plush PillowtopEast Hampton 15.5" Luxury Plush Pillowtop

A few notes about the table:

  • There may be minor differences in the mattresses due to the aforementioned retailer exclusives. These should have no impact on how the mattress feels.
  • Check my Coupon Page to see if the retailers have any coupons to bring the price down even further.
  • Consider factors like delivery speed, delivery charge, and return policy when comparing prices.
  • Overstock.com only sells the mattress and boxspring as a set; you cannot buy just the mattress alone for these.
  • When comparing prices, be sure to compare the correct size and whether or not it comes with a boxspring (i.e. “mattress set” vs “mattress only”)

I focused on the biggest brick-and-mortar retailers and the biggest online retailers. I wanted to do Sears as well, but they don’t put specs on their website and their links often came up broken, so I had a hard time comparing models. I obviously can’t put the model name that every small time retailer uses in the chart. So if you want to compare any other Simmons Beautyrest (or any other brand), check out my free Mattress Comparison Shopping Service. I will find the cheapest comparison models for you!

So what can you do with this information?

Either find the mattress you liked in the chart, find the lowest price, and buy it online or go back into the showroom and take advantage of a price beat guarantee. The latter might save you more money but is more time consuming. The former is quicker and easier.

If this helps you save money, please let me know in the comments below!

Disclosure: This site receives a payment from Macy’s, Sleepy’s, 1800 Mattress, US Mattress, or Overstock when you purchase a product using any links to those companies in this article.

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