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5 Best Mattress Toppers for 2022

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08 Aug 20225 min read
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Are you looking to get a better night’s sleep without having to splash out on a brand new mattress? Then a mattress topper may be what you need.

A topper is a layer that goes over your mattress to provide additional comfort and support. They’re available in a range of fillings and depths, so you can customise your mattress to give you the best sleep surface for your needs.

Read on to find out the best mattress toppers in 2022 and add an extra touch of luxury to your mattress today.

Disclaimer: The prices of these products may change over time.

1. Best overall mattress topper: Luna Gel Memory Topper

The whole package!

Luna Gel Memory Topper

We’re starting off strong with the best overall mattress topper 2022 - the Luna Gel Memory! This topper has everything that you’ll ever need as it combines blissful comfort with amazing support. The gel memory foam layer relieves pressure and the quilted finish provides luxurious comfort. It’s extra breathable too, so you can enjoy a cooler sleep.

Price: From only £79.95

Rated: 4.5/5


  • Deeper layer of gel memory foam
  • Pressure-relieving for your joints 
  • 5cm deep
  • Anti-slip base for your peace of mind
  • Cooling, breathable and hypoallergenic


  • You might prefer a thinner topper if you don’t want too much height
  • For a softer feel, you could try hollowfibre fillings

2. Most comfortable mattress topper: Silentnight Impress Memory Foam 2.5cm Mattress Topper

Luxurious comfort all night long

Silentnight Impress Memory Foam Mattress Topper

The Silentnight Impress is the most comfortable mattress topper! The cushioning memory foam layer instantly relieves pressure from your joints and moulds to your unique body shape. As it’s slightly thinner than other toppers, you don’t have to worry about your mattress being too deep.

Price: From only £109.95

Rated: 4.4/5


  • Sumptuous memory foam layer
  • Provides pressure relief where you need it most
  • 2.5cm deep
  • Removable, machine-washable cover
  • Hypoallergenic for your peace of mind


  • You might prefer a deeper mattress topper
  • Don't like memory foam? Try our hollowfibre option instead

Really comfy and well-made


3. Best vegan mattress topper: Emma Flip Topper

Add new life to your mattress on a budget

Emma Flip Mattress Topper on a mattress in a grey bedroom.

The Emma Flip Topper is flippable, meaning that one side of this topper feels firmer and the other side feels softer. So, if you're looking to make your mattress that little bit softer or firmer, the Flip Topper is for you. The Airgocell® foam also helps increase the breathability of this topper so you can stay cool and fresh all night long.

Price: From only £179.95

Rated: 5/5


  • Softer and firmer sides for you to choose from
  • Removable and washable cover
  • 100% vegan and animal testing-free
  • Pressure relieving layer for extra bliss


  • If you’re looking for more plush comfort, a hollowfibre topper may be best
  • For more support, a thicker memory foam topper may be a better choice

4. Warmest mattress topper: Silentnight Luxury Deep Sleep Ultimate Mattress Topper

Silentnight Deep Sleep Mattress Topper

Although similar to the previous topper, the Silentnight Luxury Deep Sleep Ultimate mattress topper takes your comfort and cosiness to the max! Made from 100% soft, breathable cotton, this 5cm thick mattress topper gives your mattress that sink-in feeling. The topper won’t lose its shape either, thanks to internal walls that help keep its fillings evenly spread.

Price: From £74.95

Rated: 4.7/5


  • 5cm thick for luxurious comfort
  • Internal walls help keep the topper’s shape
  • Elasticated corners to keep the topper in place
  • 100% cotton
  • Hypoallergenic


  • May be too hot for use during warmer nights
  • If you’re looking for additional support, a memory foam option may be a better choice

5. Most luxurious mattress topper: TEMPUR Mattress Topper

The TEMPUR Mattress Topper on a TEMPUR mattress

The most indulgent topper on our list of the best mattress toppers in 2022 is undoubtedly this TEMPUR option. At a sumptuous 7cm deep, the topper is made from NASA-designed TEMPUR® Material foam, which is designed to cradle and support your body as you sleep. Not only will this topper give your old mattress a new lease of life, but it’s also a great way of trialling the comfort offered by TEMPUR mattresses

Rated: 4/5


  • 7cm thick
  • Innovative foam material contours to your body
  • Provides full body support
  • 10-year guarantee
  • Removable and washable cover


  • May not be suitable for all budgets
  • Is the deepest topper in our list, so maybe too high for some

What kind of mattress topper is best?

You’ve seen our pick of the best mattress toppers for 2022, but which one is best for you?

There is a wide variety of mattress toppers available and they all suit different types of sleepers and sleeping environments. It all comes down to your sleeping preferences, but each type of topper is best for different reasons.

Type of mattress topperBest for
Memory foamPersonalised support and comfort
Gel memory foamPressure relief and a cooler sleep
HollowfibreAn extra touch of comfort
Feather-filledBreathability and additional luxury

All of the toppers in our list are available with Free Next Day Delivery, so you can give your mattress a new lease of life as soon as tomorrow.

If you’re still unsure about which type of topper is best for you, learn more about what a mattress topper is and find out how it can benefit you in our complete guide.