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mumtobe9 Sat 14-Sep-19 10:28:05

We are thinking about buying an ikea daybed, but we are not impressed with the mattresses (i usually prefer sprung mattresses but ikea's one feels too firm & uncomfortable, the foam ones... not sure if they can hold on to the weight of an adult for a couple of nights?). Does anyone that has the sprung mattress can give me their opinion? which ikea one do people prefer? We are from overseas so when our parents (61-80 years old) come to visit us they do it for 1 week at least, so level of comfort is important for us.

Would buying 2 normal twin mattresses work (we could store the 2nd one behind the bed against the wall?)

Or should we compromise space and just buy a simple double bed? A bit of a waste of space for a few weeks a year.

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mumtobe9 Mon 16-Sep-19 11:59:21

Bump in case someone missed it! 😉

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Thehagonthehill Mon 16-Sep-19 12:04:11

We got ours with the thicker foam mattresses and my 81 year old mum finds it quite comfortable.We use a mattress topper on it though.

mumtobe9 Mon 16-Sep-19 15:38:36

is that the malfors? I am thinking about buying that one as the sprung one seems too firm. Where did you get the topper?

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