Miracle Bamboo Pillow Reviews

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What You Need to Know about the Miracle Bamboo Pillow

Pillow Type and Components: The Miracle Bamboo pillow, distributed by OnTel Product Corp., is a shredded memory foam pillow available exclusively through third-party retailers.

  • The pillow is filled with 95% shredded memory foam and 5% polyester fibers. The fill is contained within a non-zippered internal liner.
  • The cover is made of polyester and viscose from bamboo.

Product and Price Range: At this time, the Miracle Bamboo pillow is only available in a Queen size. Prices vary by retailer; most distributors price the pillow between $30 and $45, not including shipping/delivery costs.

Customer Satisfaction Rating: 70%
Calculated from: 725 customer experiences from 13 individual sources

Main Competitors: The main competitors of the Miracle Bamboo pillow include other shredded foam models that are primarily available online at average to below-average price-points.
Availability: The Miracle Bamboo pillow is exclusively available through third-party retailers, including Amazon.com, Walmart, and Target. Ontel does not operate any brick-and-mortar locations where customers can test out or purchase the pillow directly.
Amazon rating: 3.8
BBB rating: B (OnTel Products Corp.)

Pros
  • Adequate conforming and pressure relief for most
  • Moldable and snuggly
  • Wide availability
Cons
  • Limited model, firmness, and loft options
  • Frequent fluffing needed
  • High odor potential

Miracle Bamboo Pillow Sleep Ratings

CategoryCriteriaMiracle Bamboo RatingWhat Miracle Bamboo Users Say
Customer SatisfactionBased on data collection, this is an overall customer sentiment regarding the Miracle Bamboo pillow.70%The Miracle Bamboo pillow has earned a customer satisfaction rating of 70%, which is below-average compared to other shredded foam models.
DurabilityThe average pillow will begin to deteriorate after two to three years of use.FairAccording to owners, the average Miracle Bamboo pillow will need to be replaced after two to two and a half years of steady use.
Firmness OptionsSome pillows are only available in one firmness setting, which can be limited for customers who fall outside that loft category.PoorOne Miracle Bamboo pillow is available; this model is only available as a ‘Medium Firm’ pillow, which may be limiting for sleepers with different preferences.
Shape RetentionSome pillows flatten out over time, and require constant fluffing in order to maintain a full, supportive shape.FairThe Miracle Bamboo pillow can be machine-dried to give it a fuller shape, but frequent fluffing may be needed.
MoldabilityPillows that are highly moldable can be scrunched and squeezed into different positions, which is beneficial for sleepers who snuggle with pillows.Very GoodShredded foam pillows tend to be some of the most moldable and snuggly pillows available, and Miracle Bamboo owners say their pillow is no exception.
ConformingSome pillows conform to the contours of the sleeper’s head and neck for optimal comfort and targeted pressure relief.GoodThe Miracle Bamboo pillow conforms closely, and many owners report adequate pain and pressure relief.
Temperature NeutralityPillows may sleep hot or cold, usually depending on both the air circulation in the interior and the composition of the cover.GoodShredded memory foam pillows tend to sleep hot, but the Miracle Bamboo’s viscose from bamboo cover is fairly cool and breathable, which helps with temperature regulation.
Odor PotentialOff-gassing is to be expected from most pillows, but some produce stronger, longer-lasting odors that can disrupt sleep.PoorMany Miracle Bamboo owners report strong off-gassing smells when their pillow is new, and some say these smells persist for more than a week.
WeightSome pillows are significantly heavier than average, making it difficult for some sleepers to move and maneuver them in the night.Very GoodA Queen-size Miracle Bamboo pillow weighs roughly three and a half pounds, making it fairly easy for most sleepers to move and adjust.
Ease of CleaningDepending on the material, pillows may be machine washable or require more intensive cleaning, such as hand washing, spot cleaning, or professional (dry) cleaning.ExcellentBoth the Miracle Bamboo pillow and its case are machine washable. Drying the pillow can help recover its shape.

Miracle Bamboo Pricing and Delivery Details

SizeDimensions Thickness Price
Queen20W” x 28L”6 1/2″Varies
Average retail price: $30 to $45

Miracle Bamboo pillows are exclusively sold through third-party retailers. As a result, pillow price-points and shipping terms will vary by individual seller. For up-to-date information on pricing, shipping, and deliveries for Miracle Bamboo pillows, please visit Amazon.com, Walmart.com, Target.com, and other online retailers that currently sell this pillow.

Miracle Bamboo Pillow Product Specifications, Firmness, and Care

In terms of firmness, the Miracle Bamboo pillow is considered a ‘Medium Firm.’ Adjusting the position of the pillow may alter the firmness. The table below lists firmness, loft, and composition specifications for this pillow.

Product NameFirmness OptionsLoftInterior ComponentsCover Components
Miracle Bamboo Pillow6 (Medium Firm)6 1/2″95% Shredded Memory Foam
5% Polyester Fibers
60% Polyester
40% Viscose from Bamboo

Instructions for First Time Use: Miracle Bamboo pillows do not require any special treatment prior to using them for the first time. However, washing and drying the pillow may minimize some of the initial off-gassing odor.

Cleaning Instructions: Care instructions for the Miracle Bamboo pillow are as follows:

  • The internal liner and cover are both machine washable. However, excessive washing can damage the memory foam. Owners should only wash the liner when necessary.
  • For best results, remove liner before washing. Dry the liner on low tumble dry cycles until it is moisture-free.
  • To recover the pillow’s shape, dry the pillow with the internal liner intact.

What Type of Sleeper Is Best Suited for a Miracle Bamboo Pillow?

Based on our customer feedback, Miracle Bamboo pillows received the following grades among sleepers of different weights, body types, and preferred sleep positions. Please note that these ratings are subjective, and that everyone has varying experiences on different pillows. Sleeper comfort and spinal support are the most important factors when it comes to selecting a pillow.

Sleep PositionLightweight Sleeper Rating (Less than 130 lbs)Average Weight Sleeper Rating (130 to 230 lbs)Heavyweight Sleeper Rating (More than 230 lbs)
SideGoodGoodFair
BackVery GoodGoodGood
StomachFairFairPoor

For more information on sleeping positions please see our pillow guides for side, back, and stomach sleepers.

Company Information(demo text)

Company History

OnTel Product Corp. was founded in 1994.

Corporate Address

21 Law Drive

Fairfield, NJ 07004-3236

BBB Rating

B

Physical Stores

OnTel does not operate any brick-and-mortar locations.

1-973-439-9000
Online email form
http://www.ontelproducts.com

Sleep Trial and Warranty Information

Trial Period and Guarantee: Because the Miracle Bamboo pillow is exclusively sold through third-party distributors, customers should defer to the sleep trial and return policy of the retailer from which they purchase their pillow. Most retailers that sell the Miracle Bamboo Pillow offer trials ranging from 30 to 90 nights.

Warranty: At this time, OnTel Product Corp. does not appear to offer a warranty for the Miracle Bamboo pillow.

Similar Pillow Options

Lastly, let’s look at some pillow models that are comparable to the Miracle Bamboo pillow. The following brands offer shredded foam pillows at average to below-average price-points, and also sell their products online. To read our reviews of these brands, please visit the links in the top row of the table.  

BrandClassic BrandsCoop Home GoodsHelixSnuggle-Pedic (Relief-Mart)Miracle Bamboo (OnTel)
Model(s)10 primary sleep models
3 travel-size models
The Original
Eden
Travel and Camping Pillow
Body Pillow
Helix PillowSnuggle-Pedic
Trillow Contour Pillow
Original Miracle Bamboo Shredded Memory Foam Pillow
Pillow TypeShredded and one-piece memory foam
Latex
Down/feather
Down alternative
Shredded memory foamShredded memory foam and down alternativeShredded and one-piece memory foamShredded memory foam and polyester fill
CoverVariesPolyester and rayon from bambooPolyester or polyethylene phase-change material (PCM)Polyester, viscose from bamboo, and Lycra® spandex Polyester and viscose from bamboo
Price RangeVaries by retailer$29.99 to $89.99$85 to $129$49.99 to $79.99Varies by retailer
Loft Range3″ to 8″AdjustableAdjustableAdjustable6 1/2″
Firmness OptionsSoft
Medium soft
Medium
Medium firm
Firm 
Medium soft
Medium firm
AdjustableMedium
Medium firm
Medium firm
AvailabilityOnlineOnlineOnline
In-store
OnlineOnline
In-store
Sleep TrialVaries by retailer100 nights100 nights120 nightsVaries by retailer
Warranty Length3 years5 years3 years10 years (Trillow)
20 years (Snuggle-Pedic)
No warranty
Tuck Customer Satisfaction Rating70% to 79% (5,239 customer reviews)78% to 82% (26,393 customer reviews)77% (119 customer reviews)84% (13,538 customer reviews)70% (725 customer reviews)