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Hyde and Sleep is a subsidiary of Dreams Ltd, the well-known mattress retailer. The Hyde and Sleep mattress is the Dreams answer to the mattress in a box revolution. Rather than providing one 'universally comfortable mattress,' Hyde and Sleep has three mattress firmnesses to choose from. With layers of foam and extra support from springs, Hyde and Sleep gets good initial reception from customers.
Vispring, formerly Vi Spring or Vi-Spring, is a luxury bed founded in 1901 and operating in London, England. It offers luxury materials and a line of hybrids and innerspring mattresses with all natural ingredients such as horsetail, wool, alpaca, cashmere, and silk. Sold across Europe and North America, Vispring gets mixed feedback from customers despite their high end materials, which is due to some customers experiencing durability issues and some expecting more comfort for the money.
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Most customers feel quite comfy with these mattresses and they gave them high marks overall. However, some sleepers didn't sleep as well. If you are considering buying one of these mattresses, make sure to do some more research below to make sure it will work for your body.
Reviewers describe these mattresses as being supportive overall. Though some folks doen't like the firmness of these mattresses, most customers describe these mattresses as having the right amount of support.
Edge support is really important for those that struggle with mobility or sleep near the side of the mattress at night. These mattresses have good edge support and they should be able to support most customers.
Bowling Ball & Density Tests
The bowling ball test is a nice way to measure mattress firmness and support. These mattresses are generally well received at providing even support, which means they should work well to align the spine of your body.
Good comfort that lasts for a decade plus is one of the most important factors for mattress shoppers. Though there are health risks, like dust mites, that would mean we wouldn't want to sleep on the same mattress for over 15 years, we all would rest easier knowing that our mattress would last that long anyway. These mattresses do well overall when it comes to durability. Most sleepers will be happy with these mattresses over 7 years, but rarely some folks have complained about the feel. If you are a bigger than average person, review the mattress specs before buying.
Customer reviews is a powerful way to create a more targeted list of potential mattresses for you. These mattresses are rated very well by customers, but some didn't agree with the feel. The below has more information about the feel of the mattress and a selection of customer reviews -- study more to see if one of these works for your body!
Most folks describe these mattresses as doing a good job supporthing their bodies, but others had issues with feel over the long term. For those that are plus size, take a look at the firmness ratings before buying as you'll want to make sure that your body is aligned as it should.
For those that want a mattress they can sit comfortably on, these mattresses provide a good amount of support for most sleepers. That said, some have had issues over the mattress life so make sure to review more if you need edge support for mobility reasons.
Mattresses don't seem to provide lasting comfort as well as they once did. A mattress that continues to stay comfortable after 15 years is becoming rarer and rarer. Yet, finding a mattress that really remains comfortable that long can save you lots of money. These mattresses get mixed feedback when it comes to durability. Many folks feel comfortable with their mattress and are happy, but others have issues with comfort on a quicker time frame than average.
The hybrid mattress is great as are the duvet and pillows that were part of the offer, trunt up without issues, very happy with everthingView More Reviews
Easy process to order, delivery and comfortable mattress
Very comfortable mattress, hassle free ordering and delivery. Helpful and informative sales staff and given a good discount as we didn’t want to take up there offer of free pillows, duvet and sheets.
Great out of the box but after 8 months it’s lost its shape and there are 2 Long grooves where we sleep permantly, even after being out of the bed all day. It’s now become like lying in a ditch. Very poor and I will be looking for a replacement although by looking at other comments it’s doubtful
Excellent. ..prompt delivery. Fantastic product. Like sleeping on a cloud....I should have had one years ago.....you can't put a price on a good night's sleep!
It took a few days to adjust to our new mattress but now it's hard to get up in the morning's, love it.
I don't feel like the mattress is good nor bad at the moment waiting to see
Arrived promptly, the mattress is well packaged - it also bounced back very quickly to its shape and size. And more importantly, I had a very good night sleep, it is very comfortable, not too soft - just right body hugging. The mattress was meant for the spare room, no need to say I exchanged mattresses the following day.
Got rid of a 3000 spring 16-month-old mattress for this mattress, so glad I did. Old mattress gave me hip and shoulder pains and really had to go. Received our new mattress from Hyde 2 days after talking and ordering from them. Now had this mattress for 5 weeks and from night one I have had no aches and pains whatsoever, that in itself is a miracle. It is a joy to sleep on and gives me a good night’s sleep. All contact with Hyde and Sleep were 1st class and phones were answered very quickly by knowledgably people who knew what they were talking about. Thank you Hyde and Sleep and keep up the good work. Alec
I had a couple of issues with the mattress I had ordered , purely my mistake but the customer service team dealt with the matter efficiently and resolved the problem for me
Would have been perfect but had to get someone else to help get it upstairs!
Good customer service. Had a delivery blip which was sorted out very quickly. Only negative is that I didn't feel that I was kept informed as well as I expected. Would recommend however.
Very comfortable mattress. God communication re delivery.
Really good mattress comfortable and came in a very transportable box and fluffed up to a good size. We went for the best product and although it is quite expensive, you do get what you pay for.
Delivery team excellent, phoned to confirm delivery time ,then brought mattress pillows and protector ,and carried them up to our bedroom.Explained unpacking procedure which was very straightforward. Slightly underwhelmed on unpacking the mattress ,seemed very thin,however after leaving for a few hours it had doubled in thickness.Lovely firm mattress but so so comfortable.Jury still out on pillows but getting used to one firmer pillow rather than two soft ones
Well in fact, as a predominantly front sleeper this is the perfect pillow. However, it functions perfectly when I use it sleeping on my back or side. Had it a month and have only used the memory foam side.... I l'll never change it, its so comfortable. My sleep is deeper, my neck and shoulder pain is non existent in bed. It's the perfect pillow, everything that you advertised it to be. Thank you. This is the pillow for me.
Great service apart from the refund. I'm still awaiting a refund after 3 weeks wait!
best nights sleep i have had in years
Lack of communication. Paid services delivered not all yet delivered More customer care services required.
not so happy if you could advise me what has happened to my delivery. Ups tracking system is not very helpful at all it is now 7.51 in the evening and it is still saying it is on time for delivery what this late. very poor not sure if i am even going to receive my delivery. if you could advise me so that i can speak to Barclays tomorrow morning. not so happy at all.
Early n ights for me to give a proper review as yet.
Excellent product, I have recommended the hybrid mattress to everyone I know and I will continue to do so. Our new bedlinen is luxurious and devine.
Great service , great nights sleep in fact the most comfortable sleep I have ever had. Would recommend anyone to get a new matters like this in the future. Thank you
I hardly ever leave reviews, but this is worthy. The key thing is how early I am waking up because I am getting such a good quality sleep in a shorter period of time. Life changer.
Was an excellent experience easy website and could pick the day I wanted delivered which you don't always get. As far as the mattress it's very comfortable and exactly what we were looking for Next time I'm in the market will be ordering again.
Bought a pocket sprung hybrid plus over a month ago. Service was good although did not receive my confirmation of purchase immediately and had to request it. Arrived on time and unpacked as per instructions. Mattress itself suited well to needs although seemed a bit too soft having slept on a Futon for many years. Reason for changing was continuous back problems and on my fourth herniated disc. The change seems to have helped my back problems although a month is too soon to tell really, fingers crossed.
Very comfortable and a very good sleep on it.It is early to say much but until now happy with the purchase!
Buying could not be easier and fast delivery all I could ask for now looking forward to a good nights sleep.
It took a few hours for the mattress to plump-up from being vacuum packed and boxed up, but once it did I had a great nights sleep. It is just as good, if not better, than my last mattress which was a Tempur one.
Ordered 2 hybrid mattresses from you 14 days ago .They were delivered 3 days later as promised and we slept on them 48 hours after as suggested. I can't believe how comfortable the mattress is or how my quality of sleep has improved in just 10 nights . Every thing you say in your advert is 100% true, don't remember ever sleeping on a more comfortable mattress. Great customer service and delivery, will recommend your mattress to anybody not completely satisfied with their current mattress.
feeling really well looked after by this company. There first were some transport issues that got solved immediately. Hyde and sleep apologised with two of their awesome pillows. regarding the matress: I have never lay horizontally THIS comfortable. You can feel the foam springs shaping arround your body and supporting it perfectly no matter if you sleep on your side, your back or your tummy. It is almost like you sink a liittle into the top layer and then get the comfortable support from below. hope this matress will be with me for a long while. only con: the matress protector is really not worth £50 other then that I'd go hyde&sleep everytime again!
Mattress is good and came quickly but I also ordered a mattress protector and 2 fitted sheets which I am still waiting for 1 week later
The whole online experience was so smooth that changing the bed clothes once the mattress was ready was harder.
Hyde & Sleep's Super King mattress is priced at £799, though i was offered a discount when i bought mine. The same got delivered today and i am relating my delivery experience and the customer service experience thereon. Delivery: UPS knocked on the door, dropped the big box on the ground as soon as wife opened the door, legged it saying that he is behind schedule and has got to go. Did not even drop the box on this side of the door (so that the box is away from the rain and inside the house). Wife is caring for a sick baby and the box is too heavy for her to pick up and get inside on her own. I think such shoddy delivery experience is just uncalled for in this day and age. Customer service: When i found out, i used the chat service on the Hyde & Sleep's website to express my concern and to ask for their help. Customer Service Rep at H&S said that, this is all UPS does and i could have booked some "dreams" service. I have looked at their website and nowhere does it say in the booking journey when buying the mattress that this dreams service does anything different to UPS. Hyde & Sleep condones shoddy service from their delivery partner and then makes up excuses for their bad website design and buying process. I was told that i should have seen their FAQ pages etc. When buying a premium product, this is how customers get treated? I can only imagine how bad it will be if someone has to return a mattress! Take my advice, go with a traditional firm as i should have done.
I have been very happy with the Hyde and sleep mattress, paid for the best one, had the pillows, duvet, sheets and duvet set. All very good. I don’t like that when this review arrived the 5star was already ‘checked’ for me. That’s making too much of an assumption so for that reason you get fewer stars.
We would love to receive our order! I have had requests for reviews but still waiting on a mattress to review.
I was taken aback by the strong smell in the first 2-3 days. The smell is gone eventually. Very comfortable so far - good combination of soft on top and firm inside
The whole order and delivery process was very smooth and the mattresses I purchased are better than the literature describes. Go on you deserve it.
Han for a couple of weeks great product
Not quite such a good quality as the one it replaced but still fineView More Reviews
Really disappointed with this mattress and the level of customer care received. We initially noted a strong 'sheepy' odour coming from our newly acquired Vi Spring mattress which permeated our bedroom. We complained to JL who told us to air it. We stripped the mattress and aired the sheets each day for nearly a month but no difference to the smell was made. JL then replaced the mattress but the replacement is only marginally better than the original. Again, we aired it every day for the best part of a month, but the smell still persists. Vi Spring then sent an assessor out to look at the mattress, which is apparently not faulty. We have complained to JL again and are now awaiting another assessor. I get the distinct impression we are just being fobbed off and have ultimately made a very expensive and rather smelly mistake. :(
After visiting the store first I thought I had picked the ideal mattress for us. I couldn't see it on line but thought I was choosing a better one. It is comfortable and we sleep well on it but are concerned it's not firm round the edges. When you sit on the bed the rim collapses right down and does not feel like something a quality bed should do.
I am delighted with this mattress, quite delighted – easily the most comfortable bed I've ever owned. I have an old solid-base bed, not a divan, and I wanted a mattress that wasn't as deep as most typical, cheaper High St mattresses (this is only 21cm); I also prefer the well-ventilated, pocket sprung types as they are much cooler than memory foam mattresses, even the best. This fits the bill perfectly...and the bed! It's probably even better with a divan base.
Everything about this product spells quality and I think it's worth paying the higher price. I'm getting on in years a bit now with a tendency to backache – especially if I lie on my back – but the first night with this Vispring, I slept most of the night on my back without even a twinge the next day.
I've not had this long enough to comment on its long-term durability but the Lifetime Guarantee speaks volumes. Very highly recommended.
This mattress is utterly gorgeous. Have never slept so well. Highly recommended.
I bought this because it's Vispring and they have such an excellent reputation. I took a huge chance, and a plunge, buying it online without even trying it. But I had been doing a lot of prior research into mattresses. It is as the name says a Superb Mattress. More expensive than others but it's so comfortable and beautiful quality. You really do get what you pay for!
We just moved house and I bought this mattress for my two year old son's bed. It is extremely comfortable even when an adult has slept on it. My husband kind of wishes we bought this model for ourselves too.
This is the second VI Spring mattress I've had this problem with. I've had it over 6 weeks and if anything the smell is getting worse. I was told to air it , which I've tried to do (but I also need to sleep on it) , and don't think it's acceptable to deliver it to my home to do the airing., it should be fit for use when delivered. There is horsehair in the filling , and that's what it smells like , farmyard of some sort. It smells the whole room.
We were replacing a previous Vi-Spring, after 10 years or so. It was good to have an informative, but not pushy, salesman to guide us through what was available, and to have time to try out several. No criticisms.
We bought this mattress because of the quality craftsmanship Vispring offers, and the feel of it in store was quite comfortable and less springy than some other models. However, when we first slept on it, we wondered if they had given us the firm tension instead of the medium on accident. We checked the tag on the mattress and it was in fact medium. I have given four stars as we are happy with the mattress overall, and it is much much better quality than our old one. I suppose maybe it needs some breaking in before it feels like the one in store. However we will be purchasing a mattress topper anyways as we prefer a softer 'cloud' feel.
Spent some time researching mattresses and had some questions which Vi Spring were happy to answer - they were transparent about their product. The mattress has a different feel to our old one - not such a 'springy' feel, but we have slept really well since we purchased it. We are very happy with the product.
We are delighted with the comfort offered by this mattress. It gives plenty of support to the back and ensures a good night's sleep.
This mattress has revolutionised our sleep patterns and is well worth the expense
I have a vispring shetland (pruchased in ny). I must say my gf and I are both very unimpressed. its heavy. it needs to be flipped/rotated - and its wombly structure and insane weight makes it impossible to do so. its awesomely marketed, but its not a good product. when I first get in bed, it feels like the best mattress. but by morning I'm tight and exhausted feeling. its time to dump this white elephant and get something that works.
After reading many articles about what makes a good mattress and trying different mattresses in different shops, I decided to purchase Vispring Wembury. I wanted a mattress made as much as possible from natural fibers, suitable for slated bed and turnable so it will last longer. My previous mattress was firm tension but as I'm around 10 stones, this time I bought medium tension. This mattress is made using horsehair and British wool so at the beginning it did smell a bit of sheep. The smell went away nearly completely after few days. Reading various reviews, lots of people complain about foam mattresses smell too. Wembury mattress requires frequent turning - it weighs 44KG and one person can just about manage to do it. I'm turning and rotating my mattress every week at the moment to prevent dips and sagging. This mattress is very warm - it is perfect for older, colder houses. No need for hot water bottle anymore. Wool in the mattress makes it warm and very comfortable.
Excellent mattress. Purchased during sale so received significant discount. Mattress is medium spring and is on the soft side so if you need a firmer mattress it would be advisable to request. However I am more than pleased with the quality of product. Have slept well since it arrived!
Absolutely lovely mattress. Took about 10 weeks to bed in but worth the wait! This mattress can be turned over as well so it is very good value. It was worth investing in this mattress and I highly recommend it. Love John Lewis and will use them for as much as I can.
At first it was a little hard(supposed to be medium tension) and took some getting used to. It was married with a John Lewis wooden slatted bed and it felt as if the mattress was sloping when slept on. On advise from the John Lewis staff, we purchased a Vi spring over- cover to cover the slats Now pleased with the bed and the mattress. Thank you John Lewis.
Bought in the sale with matching divan base for our guest room. It is just as comfortable as all the other ViSpring beds we have bought and we would not buy anything else now. Guests have gone out and bought their own after testing it out on overnight stays with us. Need to research what you want from the range before you buy and make an informed choice. JL staff very knowledgeable and helpful and ,of course, test the beds out in store ! We also have a Vispring soft mattress and divan set in a small spare room which is just lovely but only if you like soft mattreses. I found it was much easier to lie on, after major surgery, for my painful scars ! One of our regular guests chose the set herself so she is very happy when she visits. Not sure you'd get the full benefit of the Vispring range if the mattress was on another type of divan though.
A fantastic mattress that offers superb comfort. Great support and a good finish. Highly recommended!
I bought a firm mattress but after less than four months I noticed it had sagged in certain areas. Not only is the mattress unconfomfortable, it has also caused me significant back and neck issues - it took me a while to work out these issues were related to the mattress. I would hate for someone else to make the same mistake as I did so please do think very carefully before buying this mattress.
Bought this in king size. After 2 years complained about sagging. Vi spring sent out a tester. Th result came back - normal wear & tear. A year down the line the sagging is much worse. We wake up with back ache every morning. it has been turned regularly. What a waste of money. Guarantee is useless.
Bought this in King size about 3 and a half years ago. Have had back pain pretty much ever since. Mattress has slumped despite regular turning (care instructions say not to turn it but after 10 days it is unbearable unless turned). I wish we had ignored the advice of the salesperson and bought a firm mattress or gone elsewhere. Money wasted.
No warning when ordering but mattress made exclusively for JL by Vi spring bore no resemblance upon delivery to the mattress tested instore - really unsuitable comfort wise. JL after 2/3 days not accepting responsibility re return - now tells us it takes 6 weeks to break in!!!! Always bought lots from JL and cannot believe this - do hope they accept responsibility quickly as really unhappy and want to choose a different product that does not need 6 weeks of discomfort and insomnia. Hardly any reviews since this is JL exclusive wish had bought a mattress with lots of available comparable reviews. Will update when JL have reconsidered..........
Decided to splash out as sleep is very important to us. Bought split tension after recommendation from store assistant. After 2 months it was terrible. Medium side fine. Soft side a huge dent and leans so feels like falling sideways all night. Bought partly because of guarantee which is worthless. Lumpy, devoid of support. Not slept more than 5 hours since I've had it. Awful experience. John Lewis customer service not helpful. Guarantee not worth the paper it's written on. AVOID.
Only Vi Spring make a softer mattress for lighter people.
We have had this mattress since 2013 and it has 5cm depth on one side, and all john Lewis said there is nothing they can do to help resolve the issue. would not recommend this mattress.
We ordered a Vispring Wembury kingsize mattress with a firm side and a medium side and we were very specific about which side was which. However, Vispring produced it the other way around, i.e. to have the tensions on the sides we specified, the mattress had to be turned 180 degrees.
The name of this mattress couldn't be more appropriate! With both of us under 11 stone our previous firm vi-spring mattress was a mistake - this is as near perfect as it gets, and so very comfortable!
We purchased twin elite Vispring and they sagged/had a depression immediately. The store where we purchased the mattresses graciously replaced the two twins (we liked the sturdy handles for turning the mattresses and the quality zippers to zip together the twins) with the Vispring Sublime (an upgrade) and within a few months we had the same sagging. We are both under 200 lbs and feel that there should be no sagging with what is supposedly this quality of mattress and the price. An independent inspector came and measured the depression and it is 2 inches. Vispring will not stand behind their product which is just 2 years old. I highly recommend not buying a Vispring.
After three years of sleepness nights, agro and upset I advise everyone to not buy a Vispring divan or mattress. We bought ours three years ago from And So To Bed and spend a fortune on it. I could write pages and pages but basically, it was a disaster from day one with delivery of a mattress with two spring sticking out of the top. After a year of complaining (customer service is TERRIBLE) FIRA were sent out to inspect our mattress telling us that it was faulty but telling the company it was fine....paperwork must have got muddled! Another two years of moaning and we were given a new mattress.....weeks later spring started sticking out of the top....we realised the divan had sunk and, again, springs sticking out of it.....we complained again. No one believed us.....we are a hardworking couple and certainly would not waste time in complaining if we didnt need to, I assure you. After three long, tiring years we have got our money back and the bed has finally been taken away. No apologies, no compensation (apart from a cheap bottle of revolting looking red wind) AND we now have a Hypnos Bed which is wonderful. No wonder Vispring dont have the Royal Warrant.....I beg all who reads this, please do not buy from And So To Bed and Vispring if you want a good nights sleep.
V-Spring Mattress feels like we are falling out of bed, bad after sales service from Retailer Aldiss of Norwich
After only two years The springs have sagged on both sides. I weigh 10 stone, wife 8.5 stone. It is so extreme that I feel like I am falling out of bed and it is getting worse. There seems no end to it. I paid over £2000 for this garbage - life time guarantee Ha!
We had a Herald Supreme zip and link for 20 years which was wonderful. When we needed to change the bed we bought a Vi-Spring from a well known retailer. It was the most uncomfortable bed we had ever slept on. When I phoned Vi-Spring the customer services assistant explained that they made the bed according to the retailers specifications and we couldn't compare it to their standard range, even though it had 'Vi-Spring' woven into the mattress fabric. A complete waste of over £3000. So buy a Vi Spring that it advertised on their website but not one made for another store.