Online mattress shopping is gaining popularity in our ever-evolving world of convenience and innovation. While some may be hesitant, the process offers numerous advantages that can transform your sleep experience. Explore the advantages of buying a mattress online at Land of Beds and dispel common myths with this informative blog.

Myth #1: “You Can’t Test the Mattress Before Buying”

Contrary to popular belief, purchasing a mattress online doesn’t mean sacrificing the opportunity to test its comfort. To make buying a mattress online easier, many mattresses come with a trial period. This lets you test how the mattress feels in your own home. If it doesn’t meet your sleep requirements, you can easily exchange it for another mattress from the same brand or range. If eligible, the number of nights available for a mattress trial is prominently displayed alongside each product. At Land of Beds, we understand the significance of a peaceful night’s sleep. Our website offers comprehensive product descriptions, customer reviews, and expert guidance to assist you in making an informed decision.

Myth #2: “Online mattresses are lower in quality.”

The misconception that online mattresses lack quality is unfounded. Many online retailers, such as ourselves, work with trusted brands to offer a variety of good mattresses . Explore our mattress collection showcasing mattresses from trusted manufacturers, ensuring high quality standards in comfort, durability, and support.

Myth #3: “Limited Options and Styles”

Another misconception is that online mattress stores offer limited types of mattresses compared to brick-and-mortar stores. Our website has a wide range of mattresses, including memory foam mattresses, pocket-sprung mattresses, and bed-in-a-box options. Find the perfect option for a good sleep by using our filters to explore different sizes, styles, and brands. Explore our comprehensive mattress buying guide to make informed choices when shopping online for the perfect mattress.

Myth #4: “Delivery and Setup Are Complicated”

Some customers worry about the complexity of receiving and setting up a mattress ordered online. At Land of Beds, we endeavour to offer a seamless and stress-free delivery process. Our dedicated team ensures your mattress arrives promptly, and for added convenience, we offer various delivery options, including room-of-choice delivery and mattress recycling services.

Myth #5: “Online Shopping Is Risky and Unreliable”

Ensuring the safety and security of your online purchase is our top priority at Land of Beds. Our website utilises advanced security measures, including IASME and Cyber Essentials Plus certifications, to safeguard your personal information. We prioritise transparency in transactions, offering clear terms, conditions, and warranties for your peace of mind.

Earning an “Excellent” rating on Trustpilot, we offer our customers a trustworthy online shopping experience. Additionally, you can learn about our 50 years of business experience in our ‘About us‘ section. We are currently thriving with our third generation.

Tips for Buying a Mattress Online:

  1. Select trustworthy shopping sites. Shop at retailers endorsed by the National Bed Federation (NBF) for a trustworthy and reputable shopping experience for your bedding needs. You can check an online store’s credibility on, a platform that lists shops with transparent delivery prices, and clear return policies.
  2. Check the sellers’ privacy and return policies to ensure clarity.
  3. Verify that the website provides full contact details, including phone numbers.
  4. Ensure the website is secure before entering payment details for your purchase. You can verify an online store’s credibility on, a platform that lists shops with secure credit card transactions.
  5. Despite the convenience and potential cost savings of buying a mattress online, be cautious and leverage the Consumer Contract Regulations 2014 for added protection. Visit for more information.
  6. Look for any indication of the country of origin on the mattress.
  7. Confirm the accuracy of product descriptions since you can’t physically inspect the mattress.
  8. Stick to reputable brands from National Bed Federation (NBF) approved members. You can check with the NBF to confirm their association with the retailer.
  9. Be wary of cheap mattress offers, as they may compromise quality and not meet your expectations.

A good night’s sleep is just a click away!

Dispelling these common myths reveals the numerous benefits of buying a mattress online at Land of Beds. Shop with us for a wide range of options, detailed info, and great customer service. Additionally, enjoy free delivery for orders exceeding £100, with multiple payment options at your disposal.

For more tips and advice on selecting the right mattress for your sleep needs see our mattress buying guides.

Need help shopping online? Our award-winning team is available with just a button or call (01928 242829) to answer any questions you have.

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