Recently updated on July 30th, 2018 at 09:40 pm
If you’re looking for a Leesa vs
Nectar vs Leesa Mattress
The video below gives you a side by side comparison of both mattresses. As you can see in the video below, my bowling ball reacts very different on each of the mattresses.
Both of these mattresses come with a generous trial period.
Leesa free trial period = 100 Days
Nectar free trial period – 365 Days
Here’s the breakdown on prices of the mattresses
Leesa mattress price = $940 (Queen Size)
Nectar mattress price = $795 (Queen Size)
Both of these companies offer discounts on a regular basis. Leesa tends to have a $100 off coupon making the queen size $840 and
There is a significant difference in price here but not so much that it would be a deal breaker if one is better suited to your needs.
Leesa Mattress Construction and Materials
What gives the Leesa mattress that extra bounce you saw in the video is that they use a layer of Avena foam on top. The cooling comes into play in that it is convoluted (think egg crate shaped) so that there are channels for air to circulate.
- 10 inches total height
- Top layer is 2 inches of Avena foam,which is a polyurethane foam that performs like latex
- Below that is a 2 inch layer of memory foam for extra comfort and pressure relief.
- The base layer is a 6 inch high density foam used as the support base. It is the foundation of the Leesa matttress.
Nectar Mattress Construction and Materials
11 inches total height
Top layer is made 1 inches of quilted foam which is sewn into the cover. This helps with airflow and gives it an initial soft feeling
The support layer is made of 1 inch of 4lb. cooling gel memory foam.
The transition layer is 3 inches of 3lb. cooling gel to further the transition among the layers and provide even more contouring and pressure relief.
The base layer is 6 inches of high-density foam similar to the Leesa.
It should be noted that the Leesa mattress is made in the USA while the
Benefits of the Leesa Mattress
The Leesa mattress is a very versatile mattress in that most sleepers will find it to feel great right away. The Avena foam will allow you to quickly sink into the mattress and will recover just as quickly. This means it is easy to move around on and even has some bounce as it behaves like latex.
The other major benefit of the Leesa mattress is that it is very breathable. The convoluted foam and density of the top layer means it doesn’t trap as much heat as other mattresses.
The Leesa also has a great Made in the USA story. The foams used in the mattress and the construction of the mattress itself are all domestic. They even have some great brand ambassadors such as Michael Phelps. Leesa has also been around a bit longer than
Benefits of the
Nectar Sleep Mattress
The Nectar Mattress provides excellent pressure relief. This mattress does a very good job of conforming to your body. It provides great pressure relief and support at the same time. The quilted foam cover and layers of dense foam throughout make it very resilient mattress as well meaning that it should last a long time.
Nectar or Leesa, Which is Best for You?
If you are on the fence about which mattress to choose here are a few points to consider.
If sleeping hot is your primary concern, the Leesa mattress would be a good choice. I found it to sleep a little cooler than the
I often recommend the
If Made in the USA and buying American is important, then Leesa is a clear winner. They even have a Team USA Gold Medalist sleeping on their mattress. Considering how fit Michael Phelps is, I’m sure he could sleep on almost anything. I think the true test may be an out of shape arthritic, elderly person as those are the people who will need a quality mattress the most.
If you are price sensitive,
I think 1oo days is plenty of time to figure out if a mattress is a good fit although
In the end, you really can’t lose with either of these mattresses. You literally have nothing to lose by trying them out in your home. This guide was created to save you time and get you to the right mattress the first time.
If you want a more in-depth review of each mattress read my full reviews
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