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The best Amazon Prime Day mattress and bedding deals 2020

The best Amazon Prime Day mattress and bedding deals 2020: Simply the best Prime Day mattress deals
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The best Amazon Prime Day mattress and bedding deals have been and gone, folks, as Amazon Prime Day 2020 (opens in new tab) is now officially over. And what a sale it was, bringing with it some big discounts on mattresses, bedding, bed bases, frames and more. In short, if you wanted to overhaul your bed and get a better night’s sleep, you would have been well away. Fear not, however, because the Black Friday USA deals 2020 (opens in new tab) are right around the corner, and we'll be scouring them for sleep gems.

In the meantime, you'll find plenty of the best mattress online (opens in new tab) brands offering weekly and monthly deals, so you’re still in with a big chance of getting a plush mattress in a box for less than normal. There are also always stacks of deals to be shopped on the best pillows (opens in new tab) for sleep, as well as the best bed toppers (opens in new tab) for taking the comfort and support of your existing mattress to a new level. So while this year's best Amazon Prime Day mattress and bedding deals are over, your sales shopping doesn't have to be.

Plenty of online retailers got involved in this year’s Prime Day mattress deals, so you had your pick of sleep brands to cuddle up with. If you wanted to shop an offer that was exclusive to Amazon, you’ll have needed a Prime membership – you can still get a free 30-day Amazon Prime trial (opens in new tab) if you don’t yet have one. With that membership, you could have accessed the cheapest prices on the best Amazon Prime Day mattress and bedding deals.

But like we said, there are tons of other mattress sales taking place, and soon we’ll be rounding up the biggest Black Friday mattress sales from major sleep brands. These include the best Purple mattress deals (opens in new tab) and the best Casper mattress deals (opens in new tab) for affordable mattresses in a box. For handcrafted luxury, we’re also rounding up the best Saatva mattress discounts (opens in new tab) - these are great beds for people dealing with back pain.

Today's cheap mattress deals from top sleep brands

The best Amazon Prime Day mattress and bedding deals

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Nolah Mattress Limited Edition 12 AirFoam Matttress | Was from $1,099 | Now from $799 (opens in new tab)
If you like the sound of the flippable Saatva Zenhaven mattress but your budget doesn't stretch that far, try Nolah’s 'Goldilocks mattress' instead. It has a soft side and a firm side, so you choose which one you prefer best. It's made from cooling, pressure-reliving AirFoam too.

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Leesa Mattress Original  | Was from $699 | Now from $624 - up to $200 off at Leesa (opens in new tab)
We love this all-foam mattress, as it has a cooling effect and delivers constant pressure relief to the back, hips and shoulders. It's also designed for all sleep positions. So, no matter whether you like to spread out or sleep on your side, this breathable, comfy Leesa mattress has got you covered.

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The Idle Sleep Mattress | Was from $549 |Now from $412 + FREE adjustable bed base (opens in new tab)
With five layers of comfort, and more mattress height than many other sleep brands, the Idle Sleep Mattress really punches above its price tag. All those super-comfy layers work together to support you during sleep and to keep you cool, so you shouldn't overheat.

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DreamCloud mattress sale | Now from $599 | Save $200 + get three free gifts at DreamCloud (opens in new tab)
Ahead of the best Amazon Prime Day mattress and bedding deals arriving, DreamCloud is offering a monster time-limited deal. Not only can you save $200 off a Luxury Hybrid Mattress, you’ll also receive a free mattress protector, sheets and a cooling pillow. Best of all, DreamCloud mattresses are available on a 365-night trial.

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TEMPUR-Cloud mattress | Was from $1,699 | Prime Day price from $1,189.30 at TEMPUR
(opens in new tab)Sorry, this deal has now ended. The TEMPUR-Cloud consists of four layers, including a foam base layer and a cushioned comfort layer, and was a steal for this past lower price. Science and space fans, TEMPUR’s pressure-relieving material is the very same stuff developed by NASA for its astronauts. 

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Cocoon by Sealy mattress sale: Save up to $400 on a Chill Mattress at Cocoon (opens in new tab)
There's a massive 35% saving on the Cocoon by Sealy Chill mattress right now, which could save you up to $400 depending on the size of mattress you buy. As its name suggests, the Cool is ideal for hot sleepers as it disperses body heat to keep the mattress, and its stretch-knit cover, cooler to the touch during sleep. 

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Sleepy’s Mattress Curve 12” | Was from $899.99 | Now from $450 at Mattress Firm (opens in new tab)
This is one of the best pre-Amazon Prime Day mattress deals at Mattress Firm right now, giving you 50% off this sumptuous Sleepy’s Mattress. It comes in six sizes, from Twin through to Cal King, and uses a three-inch gel layer for added comfort and support. It’s all wrapped in a soft-touch knitted cover, but thanks to built-in cooling materials you won’t overheat.

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Avocado Mattress Fall Sale | Now from $899 | Get $175 off the Avocado Green Mattress (opens in new tab)
If you’re looking for an eco-friendly mattress, consider the Avocado Green Mattress. This one is made with certified organic latex, organic wool and organic cotton, with zero toxic fire retardants used in the mattress. This isn’t the cheapest mattress you’ll find, but it’s exceptionally well-made and uses over 1,400 individual pocketed support coils to keep you comfy all night.

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Sleep Philosophy Flexapedic Mattress Topper | Was from $199.99 | Now from $119.99 at Bed, Bath & Beyond (opens in new tab)
Ah, you missed this deal! It is now sold out and totally over. We're not surprised, as this mattress topper can add extra comfort and support to your existing mattress, and could help you get through another year or two without having to upgrade your bed. It utilizes gel-infused memory foam to alleviate pressure on your back.

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SensorGel Memory Foam Pillow | Was $120 | Now $59.99 at Macy’s (opens in new tab)
You missed this one too - the deal has now sold out. We knew it would be popular, as this gel-infused bed pillow relieves pressure on your neck, head and shoulders as you lie down, and is well suited to side sleepers due to the higher depth and level of firmness it offers. It also has cooling properties.


Hot to get the best Amazon Prime Day mattress and bedding deals

As mentioned above, Amazon’s own Prime Day mattress and bedding deals were only available to Prime members. The Amazon Prime service gives you access to free shipping, Prime Video, Prime Music and more, all for either a monthly subscription cost ($12.99) or an annual fee ($119). And Black Friday, a Prime membership also gives you access to exclusive deals.

So when it comes to getting the best Amazon Prime Day mattress and bedding deals in any year, you need to be signed up as a Prime Member. If you aren’t, sign up a day or two before the sales event begins so that you're ready to jump on Prime Day discounts when they start going live.

Amazon Prime offers a 30-day free trial to new customers. So if you sign up for your trial just before a Prime Day begins, and then decide you don’t want to be a Prime member afterwards, you cancel your membership as soon as Prime Day finishes.


The best Amazon Prime Day mattress and bedding deals 2020: What we saw

This year we saw an abundance of Prime Day mattress and bedding deals from a wide range of online retailers, including Mattress Firm and Wayfair, and not just from Amazon or other major sleep brands (think Helix, Leesa and others).

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, Prime Day took place in October this year, instead of July, which put it a month ahead of Black Friday 2020 (opens in new tab). Many of us were wondering whether it was worth taking advantage of the best Amazon Prime Day mattress and bedding deals, or whether we should have held out to see what the Black Friday mattress deals look like?

The best Amazon Prime Day mattress and bedding deals 2020: Simply the best Prime Day mattress deals

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Well, we asked you to think about how pressing your needs were. Did you desperately need a new mattress or comforter? If so, the Prime Day mattress deals were great, so there was no point hanging on for Black Friday. Same for bedding and accessories - if you needed to replace yours asap, there was little point holding out until November when you were likely find a good Prime Day discount.

The best Amazon Prime Day mattress and bedding deals didn’t just come from Amazon - Walmart, Target, Mattress Firm, Bed, Bath and Beyond, and other retailers were competing to get their best deals in front of you.

The best Amazon Prime Day mattress and bedding deals we saw in 2019

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Casper Sleep Foam Mattress, Queen 10": $695 (was $995) at Amazon
If it's time to get a new mattress, you may want to consider a new Casper mattress. It's one of the most popular options out there, and thousands of people claim it'll help you get better sleep. And now, it's at its lowest price ever at just under $700. 

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Tuft & Needle King Mattress: $600 (was $750) at Amazon
Looking for an even cheaper option? This Tuft & Needle mattress is now only $600. That's already a bargain price, but it may go even lower for Amazon Prime Day. 

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Linenspa 8 Inch Memory Foam and Innerspring Hybrid Mattress - Medium-Firm Feel - Full: $139.99 (was $149.99) at Amazon
This top-rated Linenspa mattress is surprisingly cheap compared to its competitors', and now Amazon has knocked off $10 on top of a bona fide bargain. But if you wait until Prime Day, you may see an even bigger drop in price. 

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LUCID 3-inch Gel Memory Foam Mattress Topper - Queen: $77.15 (was $99.99) at Amazon
This is already a pretty sweet deal on a mattress topper, but if you wait until Prime Day, you may see even bigger savings. If you feel like taking advantage of it now, go ahead: this is one of the lowest prices we've ever seen. 

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Sweet Home Collection Waterproof Washable, Twin: $19.98 (was $21)
With 3 layers of protection against bed bugs, dust mites, and other allergens, this Sweet Home washable mattress topper is a pretty sweet deal. 

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ViscoSoft 4 Inch Pillow Top Gel Memory Foam Mattress Topper Twin XL: $129.99 (was $249.99) at Amazon
This twin-sized gel memory foam mattress topper from ViscoSoft is a great deal at 48% off. This is the lowest price it's ever been, too. Bargain. 

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Coastal Living Coral & Teal Seashells, Starfish, Beach House, Cottage Full/Queen Quilt: $114.93 (was 134.99) at Amazon
This colorful and ocean-themed bedding set is $20 off for Prime Day, and that's a great deal if you're in the market for brand new sheets. 

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Pinzon Signature Cotton Heavyweight Velvet Flannel Sheet Set: $30.10 (was $69.99) at Amazon
Save a whopping 57% on this set of Queen-sized Pinzon flannel sheets. 100% cotton, breathable, and with a soft and velvety feel, these are definitely worth your money, especially at its lowest price ever. 


The best Amazon Prime Day mattress and bedding deals from other retailers

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Spa Sensations by Zinus 6" Spring and Gel Memory Foam Mattress: $75 (was $100) at Walmart
At 25% off the original price, this highly user-rated mattress is a steal. If you need a mattress for not that much cash, but that's still great quality, this one may be for you. 

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Slumber 1 by Zinus 8" Spring Mattress-In-a-Box, King: $187.50 (was $249) at Walmart
Save $61.50 on this Slumber 1 mattress. If you want a no-frills spring mattress that happens to be great for stomach sleepers, then this one is for you. 

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Maximum Bed Bug and Allergy Mattress Protector (Twin XL): $14.99 (was $29.98) at Target
Have a student going off to college? Now's a great time to invest in a mattress protector for the new school year. Check out this AllerEase Maximum Mattress Protector, which is now 50% off. 

Other great deals to look for on Prime Day 2020

Other great deals to look for on Prime Day 2020

Prime Day isn’t just about cheap mattress and bedding deals - you’ll also find some very tempting discounts on a huge range of products from kitchen appliances to personal care items and even groceries and essentials. 

We’ll be rounding up all of these deals too, and have handily grouped them into the following categories. That means you spend less time looking around for deals, and more time buying what you need (for less)… 

Claire is Health and Wellness Editor at Top Ten Reviews and covers all aspects of health, wellbeing and personal care. With over 17 years' experience as a qualified journalist, writer and editor, Claire has worked across some of Future's most prestigious, market-leading brands. Due to past struggles with insomnia, she is particularly passionate about the role quality sleep plays in our physical and mental health, and loves helping readers to sleep better. Claire is always keen to hear from brands regarding products and services that can help readers feel healthy, happy and empowered.