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Mattress Type and Components: Real Simple, a monthly magazine published by the Meredith Corporation, offers a memory foam mattress sold under the name Real Sleep.
Product and Price Range: The Real Sleep mattress is available in six sizes: Twin, Twin XL, Full, Queen, King, and California King. Prices range from $785 (Twin) to $1,495 (King and California King). All Real Sleep mattresses are manufactured in the United States.
Main Competitors: Real Simple’s primary competition includes other ‘bed in a box’ brands that offer memory foam mattresses ate average to below-average price-points, and primarily sell their products online.
Availability: The Real Sleep mattress is available on the Real Simple website. The mattress is not sold on Amazon.com or through other online retailers, and Real Simple does not operate any brick-and-mortar locations.
Amazon rating: The Real Sleep mattress is not sold on Amazon.com at this time.
BBB rating: The Meredith Corporation, which publishes Real Simple magazine, currently holds an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau.
At this time, we have not received enough customer reviews on the Real Sleep mattress to calculate accurate sleep ratings for categories like durability, motion isolation, and temperature neutrality. We will update this section as soon as possible.
|Twin||39W” x 74L”||10″||$785|
|Twin Extra Long (XL)||39W” x 80L”||10″||$975|
|Full||54W” x 74L”||10″||$1,095|
|Queen||60W” x 80L”||10″||$1,295|
|King||76W” x 80L”||10″||$1,495|
|California King||72W” x 84L”||10″||$1,495|
How Is the Mattress Shipped?: The Real Sleep mattress is compressed and vacuum-sealed for shipping. According to Real Simple, mattresses may require ‘a few hours to a full day’ before completely expanding.
Where Do They Ship?: Real Simple ships the Real Sleep mattress to all 50 states and Puerto Rico. International deliveries are not offered at this time.
Delivery Fee: Shipping within the contiguous U.S. is free of charge. Deliveries to Alaska, Hawaii, and Puerto Rico will incur a flat shipping fee of $200.
Delivery Policy: The delivery policy for Real Simple is as follows:
Old Mattress Removal: Real Simple does not offer old mattress removal with Real Sleep mattress deliveries.
In terms of firmness, the Real Sleep mattress from Real Simple is a ‘Medium Firm,’ or a 6.5 on the 1-10 firmness scale. The table below lists firmness and construction specifications for the Real Sleep mattress. Please note that Real Sleep does not disclose certain specs, such as layer thicknesses or foam densities.
|Product Name||Firmness Options||Thickness||Support Core Components||Comfort Layer Components||Cover Components|
|Real Sleep||6.5 (Medium Firm)||10″||7″ HD Polyfoam||3″ Memory Foam||100% Certified Organic Cotton|
Firmness is rated on a scale of 1 to 10. For more information on how firmness is calculated, please visit our Mattress Firmness page.
At this time, Tuck.com has not received enough customer feedback to accurately evaluate the Real Sleep mattress based on sleep position and sleeper weight. We will update this section as soon as possible.
In the meantime, please note that everyone has varying experiences on different mattresses. Sleeper comfort and spinal support are the most important factors when it comes to selecting a mattress. For more information on sleeping positions please see our guides for side, back, stomach and combination sleepers.
The following table lists our average grades for memory foam mattresses based on different sleeping positions and weights.
|Mattress Type||Sleep Position||Lightweight Sleeper Rating (Less than 130 lbs)||Average Weight Sleeper Rating (130 to 230 lbs)||Heavyweight Sleeper Rating (More than 230 lbs)|
|Memory Foam||Side||Good||Very Good||Fair|
|Back||Very Good||Very Good||Good|
Customer Service: Due to insufficient owner data, there is no Tuck customer service rating for Real Simple at this time.
BBB rating: The Meredith Corporation, which publishes Real Simple, holds an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau. Real Simple does not have a rating of its own.
Company History: The Meredith Corporation was started in 1902 and incorporated in 1905. Real Simple began publication in 2000, and has an annual circulation of more than 2 million. The Real Sleep mattress was introduced in April 2018.
Physical Stores: Real Simple does not operate any brick-and-mortar locations, and the Real Sleep mattress is not sold in any other stores or showrooms.
1716 Locust Street
Des Moines, IA 50309-3038
Phone Number: 1-800-996-7976 (available 7 days a week from 9am to 9pm EST)
Contact Email: [email protected]
Company Website: https://realsleep.com/
Trial Period and Guarantee: Real Simple offers a 100-night sleep trial for all Real Sleep mattresses.
Warranty: Real Simple offers a 10-year warranty with the Real Sleep mattress.
Lastly, let’s look at some mattress models that are comparable to the Real Sleep mattress from Real Simple. The following four brands offer all-foam mattresses at comparable price-points, and also sell their products online (as well as in brick-and-mortar stores, in some cases). To learn more about these brands, please click the links in the top row of the table.
|Brand||Amerisleep||Nest Bedding||Saatva||Tuft & Needle||Real Simple|
Love & Sleep
|Loom & Leaf||T&N Mattress||Real Sleep|
|Mattress Type||Memory foam||Memory Foam||Memory foam||Polyfoam||Memory foam|
|Price Range||$849 to $2,249||$399 to $1,399||$749 to $1,299||$325 to $700||$785 to $1,495|
|11″ to 12 1/2″||12″||10″||10″|
|Medium Firm||Medium firm|
|Sleep Trial||100 nights||100 nights||120 nights||100 nights||100 nights|
|Warranty Length||20 years||20 years||15 years||10 years||10 years|
|Tuck Customer Satisfaction Rating||69% (AS2)
|74% to 76%
(642 customer reviews)
|72% (113 customer reviews)||80% (9,625 customer reviews)||Insufficient data at this time|