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Four Poster Beds

Create the dreamiest bedroom possible with a luxurious four poster bed from our range, featuring a variety of styles and sizes. Choose from a grand king-size four poster bed fit for royalty, or a charming double four poster bed for a confident chic look. In a hurry to create the most 

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So far so good with the mattress, the quality is excellent and is as described. First class speedy delivery service received and would not hesitate to recommend.

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Are four poster beds practical?

Four poster beds offer a unique blend of style and practicality. Their sturdy frames provide stability and support, while their canopies can add a touch of privacy and enhance the ambiance of the bedroom, not to mention trap heat to keep you warm and toasty. Additionally, some four poster beds incorporate storage options beneath, adding some welcomed functionality to their elegance! 

How do you decorate a bedroom with a four poster bed?

The versatility of four poster beds allows them to adapt to a variety of décor styles. For a classic look, pair your four poster bed with traditional furniture and rich fabrics. For a contemporary feel, opt for sleek lines and minimalist décor.

A four poster bed doesn’t have to be as extravagant as you see in the movies - you can easily create a minimalist, modern bedroom aesthetic with a four poster bed.

What is the purpose of a canopy on a four poster bed?

Canopies on four poster beds serve several purposes:

  • Aesthetics: Canopies add a touch of grandeur and sophistication to the bed, creating a focal point in the bedroom. When you envision a traditional four poster bed, you might imagine a Tudor style velvet canopy draping around the mattress; while you can opt for a more subtle, transparent material if you prefer, they still offer a stunning visual appeal.

  • Privacy: Canopies can provide a sense of enclosure and privacy, which is ideal for people who like to feel as isolated as possible to sleep. The canopy acts as a shield from the rest of your bedroom, giving you an incredibly personal sleep space.

  • Protection & Warmth: Canopies can help protect against drafts and insects, creating a more comfortable sleeping environment. They also help to keep heat inside the bed area, perfect for cold winter nights. In the summer, simply tie the canopy back to let air circulate.

Are four poster beds suitable for all sleeping styles?

Four poster beds can accommodate a variety of sleeping styles. Their sturdy frames provide support for back sleepers and side sleepers, while their canopies can create a sense of security for stomach sleepers.

How do you maintain a four poster bed?

Regular cleaning and care will help maintain the beauty of your four poster bed. The four poster bed is robust and made with quality and built to last. Dust the frame and canopy regularly, and spot clean any spills or stains promptly. For deeper cleaning, consider professional cleaning.The four poster bed is robust and made with quality and built to last.

Why were four poster beds invented?

Four poster beds, with their distinctive canopy frames, have graced bedrooms for centuries. Their origins can be traced back to ancient times, where they were symbols of nobility and status. They were invented so that people could draw a canopy around the frame, keeping in warmth.

Today, four poster beds continue to exude an air of grandeur, transforming bedrooms into spaces of refined luxury as the pinnacle of luxury beds. Shop your very own with our incredible deals on a range of four poster beds. Plus, with free next day delivery, you can be enjoying this level of sophistication sooner than you might think.

Size Imperial Metric
Cot Mattress 3'9" x 1'9" 120cm x 60cm
Cot Bed Mattress 4'6" x 2'3" 140cm x 70cm
Adjustable Small Single 2'6" x 6'6" 75cm x 200cm
Adjustable Single 3' x 6'6" 90cm x 200cm
Adjustable Small Double 4' x 6'6" 120cm x 200cm
Adjustable Double 4'6" x 6'6" 135cm x 200cm
Small Single 2'6" x 6'3" 75cm x 190cm
Single 3' x 6'3" 90cm x 190cm
Small Double 4' x 6'3" 120cm x 190cm
Double 4'6" x 6'3" 135cm x 190cm
King Size 5' x 6'6" 150cm x 200cm
Super King 6' x 6'6" 180cm x 200cm
European Small Single 2'8" x 6'6" 80cm x 200cm
European Single 3' x 6'6" 90cm x 200cm
European Double 4'7" x 6'6" 140cm x 200cm
European King Size 5'3" x 6'6" 160cm x 200cm

All mattress sizes given are approximate and stated sizes refer to the sleeping surface only. Mattresses sizes may vary slightly from their stated dimensions due to manufacturing tolerances, please allow +/- 2 inches (5cm).

Support Best for
 Icon for Memory Foam Memory Foam Body moulding and pressure relieving
 Icon for Natural Fibres Natural Fibres Unrivalled comfort, naturally temperature-regulating
 Icon for Latex Latex Breathable, supportive and eco friendly
 Icon for Cool Gel Memory Foam Cool Gel Memory Foam Active cooling properties, ideal for hot sleepers
 Icon for Soft White Fibres Soft White Fibres Hypoallergenic polyester, soft and durable

Support Best for
 Icon for Pocket Springs Pocket Springs Individual springs for tailored support
 Icon for Foam Foam Conforms to your body's shape, silent (no springs)
 Icon for Open Coil Springs Open Coil Springs Traditional, interlinked springs
 Icon for Pocket Springs Latex Bouncy yet supportive, great for hot sleepers

Firmness Best for
Softer
Good for side sleepers, a softer level of support
Medium
Good all-rounder for front, side or back sleepers
Medium - Firm
Good for people who change sleeping position
Firm
Good for people who sleep on their front or back
Extra Firm
The firmest level of support, also known as orthopaedic

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