Silentnight Melrose 1200 Pocket Eco Mattress Reviews

The Silentnight Melrose 1200 Pocket Eco Mattress from Dreams is a popular choice for several reasons. First, it has a relatively low price, while the materials it’s constructed from are high quality. 

There are 1,221 pocket springs (in the king size), which distribute weight evenly and provide pressure relief. The Eco Comfort Fibres are breathable and comfortable. 

The mattress is made in the UK and comes with 5 year guarantee. In this review, we’ll see if it’s worth buying or not?

What’s Inside the Silentnight Melrose 1200 Pocket Eco Mattress?

Silentnight Melrose 1200 Pocket Eco Mattress
Silentnight Melrose 1200 Pocket Eco Mattress layers

Silentnight’s Melrose 1200 Pocket Eco Mattress is 28.5cm (12 inches) deep and is rated as having “medium” comfort grade.  

  • The mattress is highly breathable and super soft, thanks to the soft quilted fabric cover.
  • There is a layer with Eco Comfort Fibres that are made from recycled bottles and are highly breathable. Chemical free and completely safe, the eco properties of this mattress help to stand it apart, enabling you to do your bit for the planet while enjoying a restful and undisturbed night’s sleep. 
  • In the middle there is an advanced zone support system with 1,221 pocket springs (in the king size). Every spring is individually housed in its own pocket, meaning that your weight spreads evenly throughout the entire mattress for optimal comfort. 

Number of pocket springs: the exact number of pocket springs is different for each mattress size. The single size has 700, the double size has 1,050, the king size has 1,221 and the super king size has 1,480 pocket springs inside.

Rating: 4.8/5 stars from 427 reviews
Price: from £549

Additional Information:

Shopping from Dreams is easy and straightforward. You benefit from free delivery usually done within three weeks. In addition to this, you benefit from the 100-night comfort guarantee that allows you to exchange the mattress for a different one, if you’re not pleased with it.

All purchases of the Silentnight Melrose 1200 Pocket Eco Mattress are protected by Dreams’ 5-year guarantee.

The mattress is available in four sizes – single (3.0 x 6.3), double (4.6 x 6.3), king (5.0 x 6.7), or super king (5.11 x 6.7). This makes it the perfect sleep surface for kids, singles, or couples. Depending on it’s availability, it might not be available in small double size. As an alternative, you can check out the Silentnight Ferndale 800 Pocket Eco Mattress, which is also sold in small double. 

Shopping Tip: If you prefer sleeping on a firm mattress, check out the Silentnight Newbury 1000 Pocket Eco Pillow Top Mattress. It has very similar features as Melrose, however it’s rated as “firm”.

The Silentnight Melrose 1200 Mattress has been treated with Purotex, which is 100% natural and is used to combat allergens and dust mites.

Below you can see photos of the Silentnight Melrose Mattress with an ottoman bed and metal bed frame.

Silentnight Melrose 1200 Pocket Eco Mattress review
Silentnight Melrose 1200 Pocket Eco Mattress with metal bed frame

Silentnight Melrose 1200 Pocket Eco Mattress Reviews

From more than 425 reviews, the Silentnight Melrose 1200 mattress scores an impressive 4.8/5.0 stars, meaning that the vast majority of reviewers are very happy with the product. Below are some of the key points from the reviews to bear in mind if you’re considering buying this product:


  • Lots of reviewers agree that this mattress is extremely comfortable, with several complimenting its breathability and ability to sleep cool.
  • At the price point, lots of reviewers are also positive about the value of the mattress, given that it delivers such a comfortable night’s sleep.
  • Though not overly firm, reviewers also comment that the Melrose 1200 is supportive and durable, ensuring that you can settle in for a comfortable night’s rest.


  • While there aren’t many negative reviews to read through, a small number of reviewers believe that the mattress is firmer than advertised. This is a complaint that we see regularly on mattress reviews, and given that there are only a few isolated issues, it’s not something to be concerned with. In fairness to Dreams, they have responded to all negative reviews with information about their exchange policy.

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