Mattress Advice Guide

We understand that everyone's sleep is unique.
The key to a good night's rest is finding the perfect mattress.

Finding the right mattress to suit your needs can be difficult. A quality mattress should meet the needs of your body shape and weight, and help to relieve medical problems such as allergies or back discomfort if required. You need to find a mattress that supports you and potentially the needs of your partner too.

James Hayes founded Natural Sleep over 30 years ago, and is an expert on sleep solutions. Here he shares what you need to know, before you buy the right mattress.

Sleeping Issues Mattress Filling

Sleeping Issues

Sleeping Issue Description Product
Sweating at Night: In order to reduce night time sweating it's important to know that a memory foam mattress is NOT suitable for warm sleepers, as it has insulating properties. Latex and lambswool layers are naturally cooler and will suit you better. Natures Touch
Natures Finest
Cold at Night A Memory foam mattress moulds to the shape of your body, and with its insulating properties, is ideal for those who find themselves cold at night. Healthy Option
Ultimate Flotation
Back-Pain We can't cure back pain, but we can help. With such a broad range of issues, we recommend you ask our sleep expert James for his advice for your particular back issue. Various
Overweight A mattress must support the body correctly, no matter what your body weight. Heavier people do need more support. We can create a custom mattress especially for you, with very little difference to the cost. Healthy Option
Height over 6'4" We understand the nightmare of finding a quality mattress if you're taller than average. Not only that, you're more likely to suffer from back problems. All our mattresses are available in longer options. Natures Touch
Ultimate Flotation
Loss of Mobility Natural sleep electric adjustable beds are reliable, easy to use and incorporate leading technology - they're also made in Ireland. Give your loved one the gift of independence. Tara
Queen Maeve.
Spare room mattress Families can often play musical beds at night! The spare room can be just as important as your main bed. If however, that spare room is rarely used, any of our comfort mattresses would be more than sufficient, and would give any guest a fantastic night's sleep. Hibernate
Deep Sleep
Back Care
Children's Beds A young child may only need the simplest quality mattress, but age and needs can vary greatly. (Allergy sufferers could benefit from Nature's finest for example). Talk to us today to find out what you really need. Various
Asthma Sufferer The construction of the Natures finest mattress uses a natural anti-dustmite barrier which has a positive impact on the quality of sleep of asthma sufferers. This mattress is available in single, double and can be tailored for height and weight. Natures Finest
Quality on a Budget When you want a quality mattress but cost is of primary concern, we're sure that the comfort range will have something for you, including a memory foam option! Hibernate
Deep Sleep
Back Care
Eczema Sufferrer Where bed meets body, the skin can be irritated or soothed depending on the quality of the fabrics and fillings in use. Eczema can be triggered by dustmites, so the anti-dustmite layer of the natures finest mattress will help. Natures Finest
Snoring While a mattresss can't cure snoring, it's imprtant to be able to provide comfort when sleeping on one's side - which can reduce snoring. Side sleepers need a softer mattress, that includes latex and memory foam. Natures Touch
Ultimate Flotation
Light sleeper Latex, pocket sprung and memory foam are all components that will reduce motion disturbance between partners, and provide a sound night's rest Natures Touch
Natures Finest
Healthy Option
Top of the range quality and luxury For the very best mattress money can buy, using the finest of natural fillings, we recommend latex where suitable. It's not just a memory foam mattress that gives the most comfortable night's rest. Natures Touch
Custom size Mattress An attic conversion or extension can often give rise to smaller rooms or stairwells, and a custom mattress or bed can be made by us to fit in any space. Bespoke
Luxury at an affordable price If you want to invest in a quality mattress that will provide a luxurious restful night's sleep, rely on a pocket sprung interior, with layers of finest fillings like memory foam or supersoft foam. Ultimate Flotation

Mattress Fillings

Because our bodies place more pressure on different parts of a mattress, a sprung core helps to provide comfort and support. Bonnell springs are coils that respond individually for custom support. Adapts to the body
Support where its needed
Individual coils that adapt to weight
Pocket Sprung

Pocket springs are used in some of the best mattresses because an individual pocket of fabric around each coil prevents the mattress from losing it's shape. It forms the core of a top quality, luxury mattress. Advanced support
Individual springs retain shape longer
Springs enclosed to retain support
Quality sprung core
Memory Foam
Memory foam is an innovative layer of foam, that responds to body heat and shape and moulds itself around the body, gently and softly – giving you the ultimate in comfort and rest. Memory foam is also warm to sleep on, as it embraces the body. Warm to the body
Moulds to shape
Superior comfort
Luxury sleep

Latex is the most advanced, yet totally natural layer that the very best mattresses in the world incorporate. Taking luxury mattresses to a level beyond memory foam, latex has anti-dust mite and anti-allergy properties, is soft, unbelievably comfortable, and produced from tree sap, so 100% natural. The most advanced material
Totally natural
Moulds to the body
Anti-dustmite properties
Luxurious sleep
A layer of softest lambswool is not only warm in winter, but cool in summer as it is a totally natural, breathable material. Unlike foam layers, lambswool allows perspiration from the body to be drawn away from the skin, regulating body temperature, while providing a layer of utter comfort. Breathable
Cool in Summer
Warm in Winter
Natural Cotton

Natural cotton is an ideal layer for the best mattresses that can be made. Natural, durable, soft to the skin, cotton minimizes skin irritations and allergies. Organic
Better for the skin
Back Care
A selection of Natural Sleep mattresses are built with back care specifically in mind. Approved by chiropractors and developed by leading specialists, our beds provide lumbar support for back and side sleeping positions, to help ease back discomfort. Lumbar support
Eases back discomfort
Patented technology
Cold at Night

Pocket springs are a more advanced adaptation of the traditional sprung mattress. When each thin guage barrell shaped coil is encased in fabric pockets, the mattress has a firmer, more supportive sprung core, that can provide excellent support and comfort. Lumbar Support
Comfortable Sleep