GhostBed 11GBED50 Foam Cooling Mattress

Last updated date: September 10, 2020

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GhostBed 11GBED50 Foam Cooling Mattress

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Overall Take

In our analysis of 25 expert reviews, the GhostBed GhostBed 11GBED50 Foam Cooling Mattress placed 6th when we looked at the top 6 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

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Expert Summarized Score
6 expert reviews
User Summarized Score
495 user reviews
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What experts liked
Gel memory foam layer transfers body heat away from sleepers.
- BestReviews
The GhostBed, built with cooling in mind, is topped with a layer of latex (which is typically more breathable than memory foam), followed by a gel-infused memory foam. However, given that latex tends to last longer, that the memory foam is a denser-than-usual 4 pounds, and that the mattress is exceptionally firm, the GhostBed may be worth a try for people who weigh more than 200 pounds.
- The New York Times
By offering a level of firmness that softens up during sleep, the GhostBed is able to meet the needs of a large number of sleepers. Not too mention the above average levels of support and cooling.
- Sleepopolis
In addition, the thickness level of the 11″ mattress offers the comfort and support necessary for a good night of sleep. The bed also features cooling technologies within the mattress that allows for optimum comfort levels as you sleep.
- Phatfusion
Offers a comfortable and cool sleep without pains and aches.
- The Sleep Matters
The Ghostbed queen mattress uses a mixed material construction for the cover, made of viscose and polyester to maximize flexibility and airflow. It is thin yet durable which is good for not feeling the material scrunching or bundling when you move or change sleeping positions.
- Bedding Pal
What experts didn't like
This is too soft for back sleepers with sciatica and other back problems.
- BestReviews
Found the mattress extraordinarily firm, perhaps too much so for most people.
- The New York Times
Can you flip a GhostBed? Unfortunately, no!
- Sleepopolis
Although the memory foam layer within the mattress does allow for some contouring, the latex layer prevents the amount of sinkage felt. As a result, the contouring is not as strong as it would be in a typical memory foam mattress.
- Phatfusion
May be too firm for some users.
- The Sleep Matters

From The Manufacturer

The memory foam & latex in the GhostBed mattress provide exceptional comfort and support for every type of sleeper. The GhostBed feels soft, supportive and springy—but with minimal motion transfer. It’s the optimal balance for comfort, relieving stiffness and pain for a great night’s sleep. The GhostBed is the highest quality, lowest cost luxury latex and gel memory foam mattress on the market today. Buy with Confidence with our 20 year warranty. Mattress weight limit – 600 lbs. | Recommended for – Side, back & stomach sleepers | Feel – Medium Firm | Compatible with – Box springs, slatted frames, adjustable frames (slats should not be further apart than 3.5”) The GhostBed meets all fire retardant laws by encasing the foam component of the mattress in a fiberglass scrim | Our mattress is also 100% CertiPUR-US certified free and clear of anything harmful. Any new product will expand within minutes and can have a mild scent upon unboxing that will dissipate in a few hours in a well-ventilated room | Remove packaging within 72 hours, and allow an extra 48-72 hours for proper decompression. The GhostBed is crafted with 11" of ultra premium foams | 1.5" continuous aerated latex | 2" of superior technology cooling gel memory foam | & 7.5" extra high density support foam | The removable cover is plush yet durable and is zippered for easy removal and care. 100 NIGHT FREE TRIAL and Free Returns within 100 Days of Receipt of Shipment | Only on product sold by Amazon.

Overall Product Rankings

Zinus Copper Adaptive Spring Hybrid Cooling Mattress
2. Zinus Copper Adaptive Spring Hybrid Cooling Mattress
Overall Score: 9.6
Expert Reviews: 3
AmazonBasics Gel-Infused Memory Foam Cooling Mattress
4. AmazonBasics Gel-Infused Memory Foam Cooling Mattress
Overall Score: 9.3
Expert Reviews: 1
Novilla Gel Memory Foam Cooling Mattress
5. Novilla Gel Memory Foam Cooling Mattress
Overall Score: 9.2
Expert Reviews: 2
GhostBed 11GBED50 Foam Cooling Mattress
6. GhostBed 11GBED50 Foam Cooling Mattress
Overall Score: 7.8
Expert Reviews: 6

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