Our Top Picks – The Best Mattresses of 2019

There are a lot of mattress options these days and it can be overwhelming when trying to make a decision.  But not to worry, we did the heavy lifting for you and tested countless options.  Here is a list of some of our favorites!

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Tuft & Needle Mint

Best Savings

“An upgrade to the wildly popular Original but still with a gentle price point.”

  • Graphite, gel beads, open-cell construction improve breathability & heat dispersion
  • Parent company has nearly 150 years of experience making mattresses
  • 100 night trial
Nerd Score
4.9 / 5
Type

Foam Combo

Firmness

Medium

Trial Period

100 Days

Warranty

10-year limited warranty

Saatva

Best Affordable Luxury

“If you like a traditional luxury mattress but not the price tag, you’re going to love a Saatva.”

  • Built using a “coil on coil” construction, which is typically only offered in very high-end mattresses
  • Customizable firmness levels – plush, Luxury firm, and firm
  • Risk-free experience – Free white glove delivery and 120 days trial and 15-year warranty
Nerd Score
4.7 / 5
Type

Hybrid: memory foam + coils with euro top

Firmness

Available in plush, luxury firm, and firm

Trial Period

120 Days

Warranty

15-year limited warranty

Puffy

Best for Side Sleepers

“The Puffy name refers to the idea of sleeping on a cloud, and they might be onto something.”

  • Designed to adapt to body movements and keep you cool
  • Zip off the cover for easy cleaning
  • 101 night risk-free trial and lifetime warranty
Nerd Score
4.8 / 5
Type

Gel Foam

Firmness

Medium Firm

Trial Period

101 Days

Warranty

Limited lifetime warranty

Tuft & Needle

Best Value

“This is a fairly simple, straightforward mattress at a great price point.”

  • Designed to be universally comfortable, i.e. good for the average sleeper
  • Uses an adaptive foam T&N developed
  • 100 night trial and 10-year warranty
Nerd Score
4.7 / 5
Type

Foam Combo

Firmness

Medium

Trial Period

100 Days

Warranty

10-year limited warranty

DreamCloud

Best Luxury

“It is a big mattress and is often considered the most affordable luxury mattress.”

  • 8 layer pack a lot of technology into providing a versatile sleep surface
  • A top of the line hybrid construction complimented by a patented plush top
  • 365 day trial and forever warranty.  Tough to beat
Nerd Score
4.8 / 5
Type

Hybrid: Memory Foam and Coils

Firmness

Medium Firm

Trial Period

365 Days

Warranty

Limited lifetime warranty

Puffy Lux

“Puffy says this will be “the most comfortable mattress you’ve ever slept on” or they will “happily give you a refund.”

  • For memory foam lovers offering the feeling of being enveloped and cradled
  • Accommodate many types of sleepers and be a great fit for average-sized people
  • 101 night trial and lifetime warranty
Nerd Score
4.9 / 5
Type

Gel Foam

Firmness

Medium

Trial Period

101 Days

Warranty

Limited lifetime warranty

Nectar

“Nectar has great commercials, a great trial period, a great warranty and a great price point.”

  • High customer satisfaction: Company says less than 3 percent return the mattress
  • Tencel cover to help with temperature regulation
  • 365 day trial and lifetime warranty
Nerd Score
4.7 / 5
Type

Foam Combo

Firmness

Medium

Trial Period

365 Days

Warranty

Limited lifetime warranty

Brooklyn Signature

“The people at Brooklyn Bedding have tons of experience deconstructing and constructing mattresses to get at the best mix of materials and engineering.”

  • Customizable by firmness—soft, medium or firm
  • 1,024 separately wrapped coils support body and reduce motion transfer
  • 120 night trial
Nerd Score
4.8 / 5
Type

Hybrid: Memory foam + coils

Firmness

Available in plush, luxury firm, and firm

Trial Period

120 Days

Warranty

10-year limited warranty

Sapira

“Sapira gives you so much for the money. In quality, materials, and performance, you could easily pay $3000+ for something comparable.”

  • Excels at responding quickly to changes in sleep position
  • The innerspring coils and perforated Avena foam top layer will also help you stay cooler
  • 100 night trial makes the Sapira a low-risk purchase
Nerd Score
4.9 / 5
Type

Hybrid: Pocket springs and foam

Firmness

Medium Firm

Trial Period

100 Days

Warranty

10-year limited warranty

Layla

“Double sided, copper infusion, removable cover..this mattress is packed with cool features.

  • Change firmness by flipping the mattress to the other side
  • Copper is reported to promote healing and also helps the Layla mattress sleep cooler
  • 120 night trial and lifetime warranty
Nerd Score
4.7 / 5
Type

Foam Combo

Firmness

Flippable: Soft or Medium Firm

Trial Period

120 Days

Warranty

Limited lifetime warranty

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