Sunnysmil... 5

Sunnysmiles

Add to my Circle of Trust

Subscribe to reviews

About me:

Member since:22.07.2005

Reviews:536

Video reviews:1

Members who trust:26

Quote-start

Taking turns on a comfy bed

Quote-end
14.01.2010

Advantages:
easy to store away

Disadvantages:
none so far

Recommendable Yes:

Detailed rating:

Value for Money

Ease of Assembly

DurabilityGood

ComfortComfortable

26 Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful See ratings
exceptional by (4%):
  1. JAVER1967
very helpful by (96%):
  1. Soho_Black
  2. TheHairyGodmother
  3. silverstreak
and 22 other members

View all ratings

The overall rating of a review is different from a simple average of all individual ratings.

Share this review on Google+

Folding Guest Bed

Its always nice to have family and friends to stay over for the weekend and with Christmas and new year just gone it was a family time for my children to come home and bring their partners and children with them, so as you can imagine the house was little cramped and bed space is always a worry.
Who’s going to be left sleeping on the sofa ?
Although my kids are to old to argue over this I decided to go and look for a folding guest bed, we used to call them camp beds when I was little, but what’s in a name it’s the same thing. A fold up bed that can be easily stored away when not in used.

I managed to find a single folding guest bed at john Lewis for £65 I looked in charity shops but they only had the ones that fold into a table and these are harder to store away as they are more bulky than my little fold away bed I bought.
The design is simple just a steel frame with two unfolding metal legs at the top and bottom and one in the middle, the base is elastic straps which makes the mattress comfortable as it is flexible when moving about in your sleep.

The mattress is a white and blue stripy one, but this cannot be seen once the covers and blankets are on, I liked the price but was a little disappointed on the stripes, as there was no other choice of mattress designs. Still, visitors were coming and I had to buy a folding bed.
The bed stores away nicely to fit under my stairs and my grandson was the first to try out the bed, he thought it was great having a brand new bed to test out and the second night of the visit the grandchildren decided they had to take it in turns to try the bed, it was quite a novelty for them and amused us adults to hear them going on about the bed.
I was told it was very comfy but didn’t try it myself as I prefer my own bed to sleep in, so left it to the guests to test it.

The bed is 11kg in weight so its easy to move either opened up or stored away, the dimensions are L193 x W80 x H40cm so although its not a huge bed a teenager or small adult would fit in it without problems and have a comfortable nights sleep.
The mattress is polyester foam and is very comfortable and soft so I am told by my grandchildren.
All in all I am quite happy with the folding guest bed, its easy to store, has a comfortable mattress, the grandchildren love it and prefer to sleep on it when they visit and the price wasn’t to bad considering it has been used a few times and got everyone’s approval.
I am very happy with my purchase and can now recommend it to you, if your thinking of getting one then go ahead, you won’t regret it.


  Write your own review

Share this review on Google+

  Next review »

Rate this review »

How helpful would this review be to a person making a buying decision? Rating guidelines

Rate as exceptional

Rate as somewhat helpful

Rate as very helpful

Rate as not helpful

Rate as helpful

Rate as off topic

Write your own review Write a review and you will earn 0.5p per rating if other members rate your review at least helpful. Write a review and you will earn 0.5p per rating if other members rate your review at least helpful.   Report a problem with this review’s content

Comments about this review »

paulpry118 19.01.2010 00:58

I used a lot of these when I worked in a hotel

arnoldhenryrufus 14.01.2010 23:20

Handy to have - Lyn x

lora44 14.01.2010 18:17

Stupid as this will sound, I'm always paranoid about these things folding up with me in them! Great review x

Add your comment

max. 2000 characters

  Post comment

Similar offers for Folding Guest Bed »

1 to 3 out of 132 similar offers for Folding Guest Bed Show all similar offers
J-bed Single Folding Guest Bed

J-bed Single Folding Guest Bed

Please note: Orders must be placed by 12pm to be delivered the next day. Orders placed ... more

after 12pm may take longer than advertised.
Designed without compromise, the J-Bed uses the
best materials and the unique patented J-Lok
mechanism enables effortless use. A lightweight
aluminum frame with 360° castors allow easy
manoeuvrability. A fibre topped, hand tufted
reflex foam mattress, combined with the sprung
slatted base provides real bed comfort. To ensure
your new furniture is suitable for your home,
please remember to measure your available space
before ordering. Folded guest bed: H 112, W 96, D
38 cm. Open guest bed: H including mattress 42, W
96, L 204 cm. Non-returnable under our Approval
Guarantee, once assembled and, where a mattress is
included, once the protective cover is removed.
Your statutory rights are not affected.

 Visit Shop  >
Littlewoods-online.com
Postage & Packaging:  £6.95
Availability:  refer to website

J-bed Double Folding Guest Bed

J-bed Double Folding Guest Bed

Jaybe J-bed Double Folding Guest Bed Designed without compromise, the J-Bed uses the best ... more

materials and the unique patented J-Lok mechanism
enables effortless use. A light weight aluminum
frame with 360° castors allows easy
manoeuvrability. A fibre topped, hand tufted
reflex foam mattress, combined with the sprung
slatted base provides real bed comfort. To ensure
your new furniture is suitable for your home,
please remember to measure your available space
before ordering. Folded Guest Bed: H 112, W 123, D
38 cm. Open Guest Bed: H inc headboard 42 cm, W
inc headboard 123 cm, L 204 cm. Non-returnable
under our Approval Guarantee, once assembled and,
where a mattress is included, once the protective
cover is removed. Your statutory rights are not
affected.

 Visit Shop  >
Littlewoods-online.com
Postage & Packaging:  £6.95
Availability:  refer to website

J-bed Single Folding Guest Bed

J-bed Single Folding Guest Bed

Please note: Orders must be placed by 12pm to be delivered the next day. Orders placed ... more

after 12pm may take longer than advertised.
Designed without compromise, the J-Bed uses the
best materials and the unique patented J-Lok
mechanism enables effortless use. A lightweight
aluminum frame with 360° castors allow easy
manoeuvrability. A fibre topped, hand tufted
reflex foam mattress, combined with the sprung
slatted base provides real bed comfort. To ensure
your new furniture is suitable for your home,
please remember to measure your available space
before ordering. Folded guest bed: H 112, W 96, D
38 cm. Open guest bed: H including mattress 42, W
96, L 204 cm. Non-returnable under our Approval
Guarantee, once assembled and, where a mattress is
included, once the protective cover is removed.
Your statutory rights are not affected.

 Visit Shop  >
kandco.com
Postage & Packaging:  £3.95
Availability:  refer to website

Rate it now

Product Information »

Manufacturer's product description

The folding guest bed is a fantastic piece of equipment. It is a single bed that may fold up when not in use. The F...

Product details

Long Name Folding Guest Bed
Type Guest Bed
Variations Single

Ciao

Listed on Ciao since 06/10/2008

Show all Product Information

More reviews »

Review Ratings »

This review of Folding Guest Bed has been rated:

"exceptional" by (4%):

  1. JAVER1967

The overall rating of a review is different from a simple average of all individual ratings.

Products you might be interested in »

Bentley Designs Rebecca Bedstead

Bentley Designs Rebecca Bedstead

Bed Frame/Bedstead - Available in: Antique Brass Or Nickel - Available as: Double, King Size

Rate it now

Buy now for only £ 8.95

Bentley Designs Sienna Bedstead/Bed Frame

Bentley Designs Sienna Bedstead/Bed Frame

Bed Frame/Bedstead - Available in: White Effect with Silver Details - Available as: Double, King Size

Rate it now

Buy now for only £ 17.39



Are you the manufacturer / provider of Folding Guest Bed? Click here