Emma Sleep was founded in Frankfurt, Germany in 2015 with the aim of delivering a better sleep experience at a fair price. Since its inception, Emma Sleep has expanded significantly and enjoys international success selling its mattresses and other sleep accessories in over 23 countries across 5 continents. They have even recently been awarded CHOICE Recommended status.
Its Emma Original mattress is one of the more recent entrants to the Australian mattress market. Despite its relative novelty, its main selling point seems to be its proven track record of quality as evidenced by its status of ‘most awarded mattress in Europe 2019’. It has received numerous awards in the UK, France, Germany, Italy, Belgium, Portugal and the Netherlands and endorsements from reputable agencies and publications such as Which?, Good Housekeeping, The Independent and Expert Reviews. As of now, the brand is among the most sold mattresses in the UK.
Price range: $749-$1,199
Available sizes: Single | Double | King Single | Queen | King
100 night trial
10 year warranty
Designed in Germany
Ease of Handling and Transport
The Emma mattress box was easy to lift and move thanks to its proportions and cut-out handles. As it weighs around 29 kg (Queen) and the box has more give than would be ideal, getting it around still requires a bit of effort. Scissors are required to open the box.
The box includes an informational booklet and a handy cutter that can be used for opening the plastic encasing the mattress.
Box was easy to disassemble and dispose of?
Yes, disposing of the box is quite easy given that it is relatively smaller in size than the rest of the mattresses and the construction of the box makes it amenable to disassembly.
The Emma mattress conveniently expanded to its full size quite quickly and was ready to use within the same day.
The cover of the Emma Original supports a cool sleeping environment with its specially designed breathable fabric as well as ease of use with four vertical handles and anti-slip elements that help to keep your mattress in place. The elasticity of the top cover assures that you avoid any pesky lumps under the sheets that might be caused by an ill-fitting cover.
Top cover: Made of 99% Polyester, 1% Elastane
Bottom cover: Made of 87% Polyester, 13% Polypropylene
Cover Feature Summary:
Yes, it is. The Emma mattress has a cover that is removable and can be washed at 40°C in the washing machine. Removing the cover is very easy thanks to the zipper. After washing, the mattress cover retained its size and did not shrink.
The Emma Original consists of three layers of foam with 7 zone support:
Class 1 – OEKO TEX® Standard 100 certified signifies that it is safe for babies ages 0-3 years.
For questions and concerns you can contact Emma Sleep at: [email protected]
All aspects considered, the Emma Mattress is undoubtedly the best choice for those looking to get the most value for their money while gaining a high quality product that is sure to meet the majority’s comfort needs. The Emma Original’s cover provides highly convenient features such as handles and traction elements on its underside. It is also conveniently machine-washable and can stand the test of years of washings without much deterioration. Its straightforward yet effective construction delivers on the precedence of award-winning quality and engineering and at the price it’s offered – it is an unbeatable choice. It provides all the comfort of pressure relief from high resilience foam without the heat and exaggerated sinking feeling. Their 100 night trial is truly risk-free as they give no minimum trial period before allowing you to return the mattress. Having said that, the speed and convenience of delivery don’t measure up quite as well with its contemporaries although once you get it, it could very well have been worth the wait.