Most people travel to explore local sites, cuisine and attractions. But what about travel for those who are yearning for a good night sleep? Thanks to the popularity of firm mattresses and Grade-A quality sheets, hotels are evolving to become bed-specific destinations. If visiting one of these major cities, book a room at one of these quality-mattress hotels.
W Hotels, San Francisco
From San Francisco to Washington DC, the W Hotels use their signature featherbed, designed by Simmons to relieve pressure points, thanks to the one-of-a-kind Visco Memory Foam. The popularity has evolved to selling the beds on the W Hotels.
Radisson Martinique on Broadway, New York City
This New York Radisson features select rooms with Sleep Number Beds. These beds are particularly special since they contain a 100-level comfort to range from extra firm to feathery soft. The best aspect is that these beds are adjustable on each side, thus catering to the bed-for-two who prefers different firmness levels.
The Liason Capitol Hill, Washington DC
This hotel features the luxurious Affinia Bed. The Affinia Bed is topped with Sealy’s Posturepedic Plush Sleep System. This mattress contains a box spring which supports the spine and extends the bed’s life. Guests choose from one of six pillow options including memory foam or a therapeutic magnet.
The Westin San Francisco Market Street, San Francisco, CA
Take a trip to heaven, while sleeping in the Westin Heavenly Bed. Available at other Westin locations, this mattress is a 10-layer pillow-top mattress to promote comfort and dreamy sleep. The beds feature hypo-allergenic pillows, leaving your airways clear to breathe. These beds are available in luxury department stores such as Nordstrom and run for under three thousand dollars.
The Surrey, New York City
For being the “City that Never Sleeps,” travelers enjoy eight or more hours of sleep in The Surrey. This hotel features The Surrey’s Sferra linens and Duxiana mattresses. Plus, guests have the choice between Buckwheat, Body, Hypo-allergenic, Duxiana Spring, Duxiana Hypoallergenic Down and Temperpedic pillows.
Trump International Hotels, Las Vegas
When crashing at any Trump hotel around the world, but especially in Vegas, where much sleep is needed, sleep comfortably on the Stearns & Foster mattress. What makes this mattress special? Inside, there are individually wrapped titanium coils, which only allow so much give. That means no tossing and turning needed, and you won’t feel your partner’s restless leg syndrome movement. These beds feature a thick Downlite comforter and larger than normal pillows.
Elizabeth is a fitness professional, workshop presenter and freelance writer. She is an active traveler who treks the globe looking for interesting stories to write and places to photograph. Her most significant travel achievements include living and volunteering in Australia twice and studied yoga in India.