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Dromma Bed is one of the latest mattress in a box companies to hit the market in recent years. Like others, Dromma offers just one bed that is a blend of memory foams. What's different? Dromma is a blend of latex, polyurethane, and bio-foams that are CertiPUR-US certified so they don't offgas harmful chemicals. The top layer is latex, middle layer is a cooling gel memory foam layer, and its base layer is a polyurethane and bio-foam combination with an aim at lowering the amount of petro-chemicals in the product.
Southerland has been in business since 1893, founded originally in Nashville, Tennessee where they still manufacture mattresses. They are most well known in mattress stores across the south and mid-west as a price-competitive option against many of the main brands. They offer a variety of mattresses under different brand names like Southerland, Englander and American Sleep. With both memory foam and pocketed coil options, most customers like their mattresses at first, but some customers experienced issues with durability.
Based on our aggregated reviews and our scoring method, we recommend Dromma in this match up!
Most sleepers give these mattresses good marks for satisfaction. This means most sleepers leave positive feedback, but there are some rare low reviews. There are some customers that disagreed with the comfort. Look on below to learn if these will mesh with your body!
These mattresses are more supportive than most, which means both their support and comfort layers align the back and comfort the body for most. That said, there are a few complaints from reviewers, so make sure to check out whether your purchase pick is right for your sleeping position and body type.
Overall, these mattresses are reported as having good edge support, which means most don't have any problems sitting on the side of the mattress comfortably.
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In tests that measure to see if a mattress has even support throughout the mattress, the support across the surface is solid and even. That said, some have complained about support issues over a long period, so make sure it works for your body before purchasing.
Everyone wants a mattress that offers durability and will last forever, but that is sometimes easier said than done. That said, customer feedback is clear on things when you can get at all of the reviews. These mattresses are more durable than average and should last over 5 years for most sleepers, but some who are heavier may find them less durable.
Understanding how customers feel about mattresses can be a great guiding force for shoppers. Customers don't always respond well to these mattresses. Some feel cozy and comfortable, but others don't feel that way. There are more details below to study if you are considering buying.
These mattresses don't fit the needs of everyone in terms of support. Though some folks like the feel of these mattresses, others have found these mattresses not to be comfortable. If this brand is on your short list, make sure to read more about it before purchasing.
Overall, edge support is extremely important to those with mobility issues. However, others don't really mind as long as they are comfortable sleeping. These mattresses are not as supportive overall, so if edge support is very important to you make sure to do some additional research.
Everyone wants a mattress that will last forever, and when instead our new mattress causes us pain after a year, this is the worst. That said, it is much more difficult to find the right durable mattress nowadays. With more types of products than ever before, some brands aren't investing as much in quality. With these mattresses specifically, some sleepers report problems with lasting comfort. That doesn't mean that it will happen to you, but make sure to read the warranty and return policies before purchasing.
4 nights so far and I feel that I am adapting to the bed and the bed to me. Trying to replicate the memory of a bed that felt like lying on a cloud and... one that I looked forward to returning to if ever away on a trip. That bed was an extra firm traditional spring coil mattress with a 2” tempurpedic memory foam topper. Only drawback to that setup was that the topper gained heat and retained it throughout the night. Figured the new foam mattress technology could offer both the firmness, contour and comfort of the topper, and provide cooling and heat dissipation. Compared many of the bedinabox solutions and settled here because of the material composition layer mix and the fact that it was thicker at 12”. First night could really feel the density and support but wished it was a tad softer. Was really comfortable when lying on back but since I am predominantly a side sleeper the initial firmness took some getting used to. With each subsequent night I feel the mattress giving a little more as perhaps the compression and use conditions and eases the surface a bit over time. I typically toss and turn throughout the night because of both insomnia and apnea so I was optimistic that a new mattress could help. I feel a progression with this mattress in the right direction but think that another layer similar to the feel of traditional memory foam would make it perfect. I do feel as though I’m tossing less and more of that movement can be attributed to poor pillows and neck adjustments - that I am also replacing by weeks end with mypillow. Pleasantly surprised that off gassing and odor is minimal out of the box and seems to be getting less by the night; really not an issue. Also pleased that the heat gain I would be worried about has not factored in with this mattress. I’m choosing not to add a topper and expect that this mattress will grow on me. Overall very satisfied with my choice and experience thus far.View More Reviews
I am a little disappointed with this bed because it doesn’t seem to be as firm as tge twin size mattresses I bought last November. Having a choice of firmness... would be better, I think.
We have had the Dromma mattress and foundation for appx 3 weeks. The foundation was easy to assemble and so far the mattress is GREAT. Both my wife and... I have slept great on it. Time will tell but I think it's a keeper!
The best mattress that I have ever purchased. I was skeptical buying online, without ever touching the bed, but the reviews were so good I had to try.... I was not disappointed. I am a combat veteran with sleep issues, so this purchase was an important one for me. This is a great bed at a great price, without the hassle of going to a store and being "sold" a mattress.
Didn't receive order confirmation after placing order online. Would also like a copy of my receipt, return policy, and warranty information both in the... box with bed and emailed.
I am a United States Navy Veteran and I would like to personally thank Dromma for offering us a military discount. Dromma went above and beyond to make... sure that my buying experience was perfect. And they delivered on that promise. I spent many hours reviewing different bed in a box mattresses before deciding to order my first bed in a box mattress from Dromma. I live within a few blocks of two mattress stores and I thought about going there to buy another mattress and box spring, however, I used a razor blade to cut open and see how my last mattress and box spring that cost way more than a Dromma mattress was constructed and I discovered very poor quality construction and materials used. I will never again buy a mattress and box spring as a result. You can simply unzip a Dromma mattress to see what's inside because they have nothing to hide. If your looking for a bed in a box mattress to buy that is top quality at an affordable price and made right here in the USA, look no further.
Customer service was great, both online and on the phone. Bed arrived quickly. It was easy to watch it unroll itself, no smell. MADE IN USA of USA materials... was most important. Changed from a hard and very heavy 100% latex mattress. Much easier to make the bed now. Ordered the Med Firm, but thought it was too firm. Put a 2" topper on it and all is well. I am not sure if they offer two levels of firmness anymore.
First foam type mattress purchase. Did mot know what to expect, but thus far i am sleeping better, my back feels better and even my snoring has improve.... Definitely would recommend it to anyone!
I love the Dromma mattress. It's firm but not hard. I slept great starting the first night. I hardly move at all and never wake up stiff. It took a couple... nights for my wife to get used the new mattress, but she loves it now as well.
Heavenly bed! That extra 1" makes all the difference in a luxurious feel. Solid, comfortable and amazing!!!! I love that this is probably the healthiest... mattress I can sleep on, too!
We ordered this bed for my daughter and she is getting a full nights sleep and waking well rested. She is also tossing and turning much less.
Both my husband and myself are in our early 60's and have always owned a traditional coil mattress. When we were due in replacing our old coil for a new... one I began to research our options. One option was a memory foam mattress! My next worry was the issue if I would wake up hot on a memory foam, Dromma bed explained how their mattress was different with a layer of cooling gel and took care of the heat issues. Dromma Bed gave 200 nights and you could still request a refund! Dromma Bed is made in the USA! Every review I could find gave nothing less than a 4 star and most were 5 stars! I do not regret my decision and my husband loves our new mattress!
Great bed very pleased with our King which we have had for 2 years now. We decided to get an adjustable base so we decided to purchase 2 more twins. Great... price and quick delivery. Thanks so much.
Needed a bed for a vacation property and didn't want to spend over $3000 at our local mattress store to duplicate the current "memory foam" bed at our... primary residence, so decided to give online mattress shopping a try. So glad I found Dromma. Mattress arrived on time and was ready for immediate use. Would definitely recommend and purchase again.
all in all, great bed! didn't get any notifications after the initial order acknowledgement an after a couple of emails eventually got an email with deliver... status.
Bet Mattress we ever had. My wife's backaches stopped as soon as she slept on this bed!!!
Comfy comfy comfy......
We ordered firm but we seem to sink in in some spots. Should of sent back to replace but to much trouble.
I really did not have any issues with ordering my bed. People were nice and able to assist me in deciding between a firm and soft mattress Style. People... answered my email I sent much later after buying it to learn more about how it prevents dust mites and not. They were able to detail the return policy and the fact that there was no issues with returns for such a long time. So there's really no difficulty in ordering the bed.
We are used to a firm mattress so still getting adjusted to med. firm and it's been three months. The mattress is great other than firmness and the sides... are way to soft. Not meant to easily sit on the edge of the bed. I really don't think this should be called med. firm. No firmness about it.
I received fast delivery. The bed did not smell when unrolled. It is very comfortable so far (1 week).
This mattress shipped super fast with quick delivery, easy setup, and is by far the most comfortable mattress I've ever slept on in my life. I would highly... recommend this mattress to anyone. I already feel a difference in my back pain after only a week of sleeping on it. And with their 200-night guarantee, I have nothing to lose by trying it out. So happy with my purchase!
Absolutely perfect product and purchase experience. I researched six or eight memory foam beds and finally concluded this would be the ideal bed and it... is. Dromma changed from offering two choices of firmness from medium soft and medium firm to just one that their rep called a perfect firmness. We really do like it and the quality of the cover seems to out-do the others, at least based on pictures. In real life the cover is very nice. Shipped quickly and set up in probably 10 - 15 minutes with no problem. Love it.
Great customer service when I needed to exchange the softer mattress for the firmer one!!
My daughter and son in law have this bed and recommended it to me. Great choice! Very comfortable and would encourage others to try it too! May get another... for my guest room but could not find firmness options on your website...... please get back to me.....a satisfied customer : )
Nice so far. 1 week.
Very comfortable and cool as promised.
We purchased the bed and the pillows,completely satisfied.
It took a little while to figure out how to get it on the mattress but all in all when on it is perfect.
Very comfortable mattress. I would recommend it to anyone. Also very quick delivery!
Bed came very fast. Box looked too small... Opened box ... Bed became huge and full sized... So easy , such a good deal and you can sleep on it for many... night and send it back if you don't like it. But you will like it . Bc it's so comfy and makes me wanna stay in bed . I had both my sister's , and my roommate order one . It's glorious
I loved this mattress for the first couple months. As I neared the end of the trial, it started softening up a bit, which could have been a good thing,... but ended up causing me back pain. I feel like its a great mattress, it just didn't quite have the support that I needed. I've tried a few other all memory foam mattresses since with similar experiences, so I think it's me much more than the mattress. The return process was simple and painless. I would recommend them if the mattress sounds like it would work for you, even though it didn't work for me.
This bed is excellent! Very satisfied and recommend absolutely.
After sleeping on this mattress for almost a year, I feel as if my consumer choice was the right one. My husband and I tried a medium-soft Leesa mattress... and it was too firm for both my husband and me. I had slept on a Casper and it didn't have the thickness that I wanted, granted this was only after one night. I ultimately chose the dromma because of their 200 night trial and customer reviews. I felt that if a company is that confident in their product, then I want to see why. When the dromma arrived I was anxious to replace the Leesa mattress. Delivery and set up were both simple. I felt that after the first night I had made the right desicion. it took my husband a little longer to love the mattress as he was annoyed at yet another mattress delivery. After a few weeks he loved the mattress. It is a firm, yet cozy feeling mattress. The cooling core technology is refreshing in the summer and warm in the winter time. The price was very competitive and reasonable for such a quality mattress. I will return to dromma the next time I am in the market for a mattress.
It's been a couple years and I still love my dromma bed. It may sink in a bit (especially on my 6'5" man's side) but not as much as any other bed I've... had. We rotate regularly and that helps. Going order one for the Motorhome!
I have owned this bed for about a year now and still sleep very well. I wanted a softer mattress and this fit the bill. I still sleep soundly and comfortably... where I used to have aches and pains!
An Excellent mattress with great soft comfort, but still provides great support. I tried another mail-order mattress that just wasn't soft enough and I... returned it and bought the Dromma Bed. Dromma gives you 200 days of worry free time to decide if this is the right mattress for you. Don't hesitate to buy this fantastic mattress.
Sleeps great! We tried leesa first and it was just to soft and we did not sleep well. Since switching to dromma we are back to a good night's sleep! We... bought the med firm.
Love the mattress. Very comfortable. Staff at Dromma we're very helpful and pleasant. I would definitely recommend the 'Dromma matress'
I got the medium firm Dromma Bed and it is the most comfortable bed I've ever slept in - better than any of the nice hotel beds I've slept in, too. Not... a twinge of back pain when I get up in the morning, either (I'm a back sleeper). I can easily edge-sit on it too. My wife has the medium soft Dromma Bed and she loves that one since she's a side-sleeper and the bed gives her some relief from her arthritic hip pain. I recommend the Dromma Bed!
Never had back issues till sleeping or rather trying to sleep on this mattress. Started sagging immediately. I am a small person. Should not be this uncomfortable. Broke down on edges immediately. Turned it ,tried everything. Do not buy this mattress. You will regret it.View More Reviews
This mattress started sagging only two weeks after purchase, both sides of the bed had deep indents in it causing both my husband and I back pain. I took it back to the furniture store where I purchased it from after 2 months, to be treated with the worst customer service ever. They inspected the mattress without taking off the plastic I wrapped in, stating they found nothing wrong with it. Poor quality, horrible comfort, and warranty. Save your money and keep looking.
I bought this bed only a couple of months ago and at first, it was a dream, but now it has a lot of sagging in the middle of it. If I only saw this review site before I bought. :(
Bought a couple of days ago. So far, pretty satisfied. Is it the best mattress? No. But, it's pretty decent. A little worried about the durability from these reivews.
Luckily was able to return this. I was really dissappointed with the material. From the get go, there was one area that poked into my back. It was a little strange and I thought that it may have been a defective product. But, after risking once, I won't be risking again.
I thought that I was going to be getting a real value out of this mattress, but uncfortunately, this is exactly what you would expect out of a cheap mattress. Something that leaves me in pain in the morning is exactly the opposite of what I wanted to purchase. I wish I could give 0 stars.
I got this bed in 2001 and am still happy with it. Every night I sleeping soundly and without any problems. I wish they made more exactly like this one!!
Great mattress, I bought one for my mom and she loves it.
The worst mattress I have ever slept on in my life. Within one month of sleeping on mattress, it's like laying in a fox hole. I regret not complaining immediately. I would give zero stars if I could.
Over 2 inches the mattress has sunk in less than 6 months. I am not a large person...rotated etc. Regret not taking it back within 120 days. Now..we are stuck. Jumped thru hoops for warranty...so we can get ANOTHER poor quality mattress.
Worst mattress I have ever owed! $1200 mistake
Terrible quality for the money. In less than one year we have craters where we lay and have done all the recommended turning of the mattress etc.
This is a wonderful company. They treat people very well with much respect. Would advise anyone to do business with them. They are honest and good-hard working people, who always keep the customer in mind.
The bed was bad after 18 months and back issues ensued at 36 months! Tried to get the warranty to cover the bed but they wanted me to pay $250 for them to complete the warranty.
We bought two sets of these, what looked like Big Lots mattresses. We were told they would be the same. When delivered they were two different types of mattresses. One was very cheap and after 3 nights it began to sink down a little. The next night it was worse. I have awaken with back problems each morning and in the middle of the night. Worse. CHEAP, set of what we told , was a wonderful set. $250 for warranty. Dear Lord, had we known. This true, negative comment will be shared all over the internet. LEAVE THESE CROOKS and their mattresses alone.
We purchased this mattress almost exactly 6 years ago from Nebraska Furniture Mart's mattress selection (in Kansas City 2012). The Southerland was presented to us as a Simmons equal, made by a proud USA company, and sold for less of a cost of most mattresses ($659.00). I've had a few years of restless sleep and segments of back pain, but I've been making other excuses for the problems (maybe gaining a few extra pounds, maybe stress, maybe needing to get some more exercise)...until now. I have had severe back pain while sleeping to the point it is constantly waking me up during the night and spasms upon waking. It's been months now and I finally gave in and have tried sleeping on my sofa and my child's twin mattress. Both have been better periods of sleep than in my own bed. The store I purchased the mattress told me today that in order for the company to uphold the warranty, and potentially replace the mattress, they would need to prove there is a 1.5" permanent depression in the mattress. In my case, the mattress has no depression when not laying/sitting on it. In my case, my mattress just doesn't seem to have the same strength of resistance to my weight when laying on it. I have a "Firm" mattress but when laying on the mattress I feel like I am in a long curved shape, putting a strain on my lumbar back curving the wrong way.
Started off great, by the end of the first year my husband was sleeping upstairs in the guest room. After the second year, I was sleeping in a hole. In order for them to even consider doing anything you have to jump through hoops and it doesn't show when it is just sitting on the floor. When you lay on it just hope you can manage to turn over or even get out of the bed. We have packed folded towels underneath trying to get some support but even that is breaking down. Haven't had a good nights sleep in a very long time. Any mattress you cannot turn will end up with a sunken place in it.
I bought an Englander Egel mattress that Southerland owns or makes. I've gotten such a run around from these all these people I don't know who is responsible. The mattress started falling apart after two years. I'm still trying to get warranty service for it put they keep handing me of to one person that handles the all the southeast US and he doesn't return phone calls or Emails. Do not buy from these people. If you have a problem they just keep passing you around hoping you give up! I'M NOT GIVING UP!
Mattress springs were poking through the padding within 2 years of purchase. The mattress failed and has a huge "nest" area that sinks about 4-6 inches deep and is about 12-18 inches across. I will never buy another southerland mattress. I bought this one to support a local company. NEVER AGAIN. The store I bought it from will not honor the warranty and say they no longer carry Southerland due to similar problems. I called and left numerous messages with Southerland's customer service - no one returns phone calls. I finally reached someone but when I sent the paperwork off to replace the mattress - NOTHING.
All I know is that ever since I bought my Southerland mattress at Bedzzz Express, I now know what it means to get a good nights sleep!
I purchased a mattress from a local store in 2014 that was a Southerland product. The mattress was great at first but became harder and stiffer after 2 years. The foam actually became less flexible. There is nothing in the warranty that covers this type of ware. Amerigel Discovery Gel - By Southerland Bedding, Queen, Medium Firm.
I purchased an Englander Egel mattress Dec 2012 and we loved it till it failed in Jan 2017 (less than 5 years). I filed a warranty claim and was sent another mattress by Southerland BUT it was a completely DIFFERENT mattress. Southerland has made no effort to resolve this issue. We are stuck with a HORRIBLE mattress that we will have to replace. I do not recommend this company.
After initial purchase 6 years ago the mattress was defective. For whatever reason Weekend only quit carrying their product. For a claim they quoted their fine print and could care less. The warranty price was like buying a whole new mattress. I would never waste my time or money with this group again.
It's a foam pillow top with springs underneath. For about one year, it was so comfortable. Then it sagged so bad, we got egg shaped pockets to sag into. I only weigh 110 lbs.
I bought this mattress from an auburn mattress dealer. It was a second one purchased. I felt like I got screwed all the way around. My back continually hurts and I have a mattress pad. I spent 3700 and hopefully I will buy another one from a more reputable dealer. The company should reimburse the customer and take the mattress back. Do not buy this mattress. Southerland was conveyed to be a great company and it’s not.