Bed Shops in Southend on Sea

Find a bed and mattress to suit your needs in Southend on Sea bed shops

Bed shops in Southend on Sea have a range of British handmade beds and mattresses to suit all budgets and needs. 

Bed shops in Southend on Sea have a large selection of beds to choose from including divan beds, frame beds, sleigh beds, fabric beds in Essex bed shops, ottoman storage beds, lift up storage beds, side lifting beds.

Available to order in bed shops near Southend on Sea all standard UK sizes including 3ft single bed 3' mattress, 4ft small double bed 4' queen size mattress, 4ft6 double bed 4'6" mattress, 5ft king size bed 5' kingsize mattress, 6ft super king size bed, 6' superking mattress. Custom European Ikea size beds and mattresses can be made to order in Southend on Sea bed shops.

Bed shops in Southend on Sea offer a variety of choices for your fabric beds including - Crushed Velvet Beds, Plush Velvet Beds, Linen Beds and Chenille Beds.

Although bed shops in Southend on Sea sell all UK sizes the overall dimensions of the beds need to be taken into consideration as the actual footprint of every bed varies drastically.

Find more information visit the how to choose the right bed size blog. For example bed shops in Southend on Sea have ottoman divan beds which generally take marginally more space than the mattress, as mattresses sit on the divan bed with a slight increase of about 2 inches for the headboard (depending on design). Frame beds in Southend on Sea have a range of dimensions depending on the design.

When shopping for mattresses in one of the best bed shops in Southend on Sea it is highly recommended  that you take your time to try each mattress. When visiting bed shops in Southend on Sea you should wear comfortable clothing and try and get into your regular sleeping position, whether you sleep on your back, side or front. Do not rush and try to feedback what your feeling, liking or disliking about the mattress as trained staff in the best bed shops in Southend on Sea will be able to make recommendations based on your feedback of the mattress. Don't let the setting and salespeople make you feel uncomfortable, if you wish to try the mattresses privately just politely ask them for some time and advise you will approach them with any questions when ready.

Gables Beds is a bed shop in Fobbing a short drive from Southend on Sea and highly recommended by their customers for the service received. Highly knowledgeable salesmen trained in National Bed Federation courses have a very friendly no sales pressure approach. Often commented on by customers buying in Southend on Sea bed shops is the vast information Gables Beds salesmen have compared to other bed shops in Southend on Sea including many high street names.

Comfort is important when buying a new mattress from one of the best bed shops in Southend on Sea however it's important that your mattress is giving you the correct support. A supportive mattress will determine your long term satisfaction with your new mattress from a bed shop in Southend on Sea.

It is important to purchase a quality mattress when shopping in Southend on Sea bed shops and if you are unsure on the benefits of different mattresses you should try get as educated as possible on different sleep surfaces. A mattress is not just a mattress.

The best bed shops near Southend on Sea will have a range of mattresses including Memory Foam, Cool Gel, Pocket Sprung, MediFoam, Cool Cell Memory Foam, high recovery, 100% Natural Latex, hand stitched, Natural Wool Silk Cotton and Hybrid mattresses. All these mattress options have their pros and cons and trained salesmen should be able to give you all the information on each mattress type in Southend on Sea bed shops.

Memory Foam mattresses available throughout bed shops in Southend on Sea range significantly in price, quality and formation. A good Memory Foam mattress will contain a high visco elastic density with a strong support foundation. Providing a cradling feeling while you sleep and alleviates pressure points to help reduce aches and pains on your shoulders, neck and hips. The downside of Memory Foam mattresses is the heat retention that generally makes the users sweat and feel uncomfortable on summer nights.

Cool Gel mattresses available in the best bed shops in Southend on Sea provide an active cool sleep experience with the cooling gel foam which provides revolutionary comfort and pressure relief, along with immediate bounce back when changing sleep positions. Designed with an open cell structure allowing significantly increased air flow than Memory Foam. When partnered with pocket springs these hybrid mattresses provide a great balance between comfort and support.

Pocket sprung mattresses in Southend on Sea bed shops come in 2 forms. A traditional construction with rod edges for overall strength and support from the pocket sprung unit. Alternative a modern day foam encased pocket sprung unit provides edge to edge support without any feel from the sides of the springs, foam encapsulated pocket sprung units can also be vacuum roll packed that makes it easy to get the mattress in to your bedroom and then springs back to life when opened. (Do not purchase a pocket sprung mattress if roll packed and is NOT constructed with foam encased springs)

MediFoam mattresses are only available in the best Southend on Sea bed shops and offer a gentle firm sleep experience with orthopaedic comfort and pressure relief. A quick recovery foam assists in a great night's sleep with Airflow technology and additional support for chronic back pain sufferers allowing your muscles to relax while supporting your spine.  

Cool Cell Memory Foam mattresses are available in select bed shops near Southend on Sea. Cool Cell Memory Foam has been developed and engineered to offer the same feel and pressure relieving properties of the equivalent density (75kg m3) visco elastic Memory Foam but without the heat discomfort.

100% Natural Talalay Latex mattresses are only available in the best bed shops in Southend on Sea. 100% Natural Talalay Latex is one of the most durable natural materials that can be used for mattresses, it is manufactured using the sap from rubber trees. The main benefits of Latex mattresses are the durability, excellent pressure relief and breathability resulting in a cooler sleep. Users commonly find reduction in aches and pains on joints due to the pressure relief from 100% Natural Talalay Latex along with much less heat retention compared with most mattress material alternatives like Memory Foam etc. Natural mattresses are generally more costly but they are very good for the users health, both physically and mentally due to the breathable properties. This increased initial purchase cost does reflect in the quality and will generally out last synthetic mattresses like Memory Foam.

Hand stitched mattresses are only available in high end bed shops in Southend on Sea. Your regular independent bed shop will not have availability to these mattress types. Hand stitched mattresses consist of a pocket sprung unit. Pocket sprung hand stitched mattress are a crafted masterpiece using traditional processes by hand to form the most durable sleep surface of any mattress. With the borders of these mattresses stitched by hand into the pocket sprung unit, this provides a true edge to edge support. 

Natural filling mattresses vary from manufacturers, some have natural fillings labelled and utilise a thin blend of natural fillings with synthetic polyester fillings. Others that are usually found in the best bed shops in Southend on Sea Essex utilise only natural fillings throughout the mattress, from the support foundations to comfort layers. Natural mattresses include a pocket sprung unit topped with a variety of fillings including Wool, Silk, 100% Egyptian cotton, Horsehair, Horsetail, Alpaca, Merino wool fillings to name a few. These mattresses can also contain 100% Natural Talalay Latex as comfort layers. Natural mattresses are generally more costly but they are very good for the users health, both physically and mentally due to the breathable properties. This increased initial purchase cost does reflect in the quality and will generally out last synthetic mattresses like Memory Foam.

Hybrid mattresses to try in Southend on Sea bed shops include a choice of Memory Foam, Cool Gel, Cool Cell Memory Foam, MediFoam or synthetic Latex. These comfort layers are topped on a pocket sprung unit. For more information visit the best hybrid mattress blog.

Trying to save money when buying your next mattress can end up costing you a lot more in the long run. Cheaper mattresses are generally not constructed with quality components and are not as durable nor supportive. They can be comfortable to start with however in the long term your body could start suffering from aches and pains due to the lack of support and the faster degrading components of the mattress. 

The best bed shops in Southend on Sea have flexible bed finance options including Klarna Beds online, Clearpay Beds online, Pay Monthly Beds Interest Free over 12 months.

Mattress finance options in Southend on Sea bed shops include Klarna Mattress, Mattress on Clearpay, Pay Monthly Mattress Interest Free over 12 months.

If you are looking for one of the best bed shops in Southend on Sea Gables Beds have the customer service, wide selection of beds, quality British handmade mattresses and highly competitive prices with flexible finance options.

Visit our Essex bed shop at 1a Waterworks Lane, Fobbing, Stanford Le Hope SS17 9HX Tuesday to Sunday. Easily accessible from all corners of Essex.

Gables Beds and mattresses available throughout Southend on Sea and Essex including







South Benfleet







Canvey Island








South Ockendon

Waltham Abbey


South Woodham Ferrers

Saffron Walden






Chadwell St Mary




Great Dunmow

Great Notley


West Mersea



Stansted Mountfitchet


Chipping Ongar


Great Wakering







East Tilbury