Luft Mattress Hybrid Review

Luft Mattress Review

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I was recently given a Luft mattress for review. This mattress is a high quality hybrid mattress that has just the right amount of sink and support to make it a true “medium firm” mattress. A queen size retails for $850 and for that price you get quite a lot of mattress. The Luft mattress was made by mattress makers, not mattress marketers. This means they know mattresses and how to make a mattress that feels great, looks great and will hold up over time.

Overview of the Luft

The Luft mattress can be purchased exclusively through their website. If spring isn’t your thing, they also make an all foam mattress which retails for a hundred less coming in at $750 for a queen. Both of these mattresses will come compressed and shipped in a box. Below is the queen size foam/spring hybrid Luft out of the box.

Luft Mattress Wrapped

This mattress can be slept on right after opening. I didn’t notice much off gassing with it either. Below is a picture of the mattress about an hour after unboxing. Notice the nice quilted top. This gives it an nice cushy feel while still being very supportive.

luft mattress out of the box

Construction of the Luft Mattress

I was lucky enough to tour the factory where the Luft is made. Here’s a picture of the inside of the Luft as it is being constructed.

Luft Mattress Inside

Here are the specifications of the Luft mattress according to their website.

Top layer

2 inches of gel infused cooling foam quilted to 1 inch of high loft fiber enhances breathability while emphasizing the comfort of a plush top panel.

Below that…

1 inch of cooling graphite infused memory foam that evenly distributes body weight.

Below that…

2 inch, 1.8 pound high density polyurethane foam creates an incredible support layer.

Below that…

Individually wrapped coils are engineered with enhanced perimeter support prevents partner disturbance.

Below that…

1 inch high density polyurethane support foam provides structural support and enhanced durability.

My Luft Mattress Findings

Like I said, this mattress has a true medium feel to it. As you can see from the picture below my 16 lb. bowling ball will sink in a fair amount but that is largely due to the thick quilted cover.

Luft Mattress Firmness

The Luft mattress will have some bounce to it. Although since there are more foam layers above it than a traditional spring mattress your partner will not feel your movements as much. Check out the video below to get an idea of how this handles motion transfer and how much bounce you can expect.

The Luft also handles heat fairly well. It’s not quite as cool as others I have tested but definitely does not trap heat as much as some of the denser foam mattresses. Check out the video below shot with my infrared camera to illustrate how quickly heat dissipates of the top layer of the mattress.

My Luft Recommendations

The Luft mattress is an exceptional value given its construction and the fact that it is made in the USA. The feel shouls appeal to most people although if you know you want a very firm or very soft mattress, you may want to look elsewhere. The coil system is designed so that you get superior edge support, something that most mattress in a box companies have a hard time acheiving. The coils along the perimiter of the mattress are actually firmer than the inside to keep you in bed and prevent you from feeling like you will roll off.

Luft incorporates all the newest foams inlcuding a cooling foam and graphite infused foam for superior comfort. They aren’t a typical 3 layer mattress company. They have 5 layers to make a great quality mattress and a 100 day trial to boot. If you are not happy with the mattress within this time frame they will take it. Free shipping to  you and free returns so you aren’t out a dime.

Learn more about Luft.

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Luft

Luft
8.9

Motion Transfer

9/10

Affordability

9/10

Softness

9/10

Off Gassing

9/10

Sleeps Cool

9/10

8 thoughts on “Luft Mattress Review”

  1. We just recently purchased a Luft Hybrid mattress, and all I can say is WOW. It is extremely comfortable, we fall asleep almost instantly. I used to have problems with insomnia, but no more! Also, I have always felt like I was rolling downhill towards my husband’s side of the bed, as he weighs 2 1/2 times as much as me. Now I can lie right next to him and be completely level! We highly recommend this mattress!

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