Little Star Extra Deep Pocket Sprung Kids Mattress Rated 4.84/5 based on 25 customer reviews
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Little Star Extra Deep Pocket Sprung Kids Mattress

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Single3' x 6'3
Small Double4' x 6'3
Double4'3 x 6'3
King Size5'0 x 6'6
Super King6'0 x 6'6
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Why Our Sleep Experts Loved It

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We know that kids have a lot of energy and need a mattress that can keep up. That's why the Little Star Extra Deep Pocket Sprung Kids Mattress is made with 324 pocket springs for full body contouring to help keep your child's body aligned and free from aches and pains. The pocket springs work alongside the anti allergy fabric making it breathable to help temperature regulation, something the team over at Mumsnet really loved.

This mattress is also water repellent, so accidents are easy to wipe clean while also being PVC free.  What's more, the tension within this mattress is rated as having a medium comfort grade which is the goldilocks of supports and one which allows your child to sleep on their side and back without issue.

The cover is removable and washable at 40 degrees and the mattress has protected and wipe clean inners for a hygienic sleeping environment. Rest easy with our 1-year guarantee.

How does it feel?

Firmness of The Little Star Extra Deep Pocket Sprung Kids Mattress depends on bodyweight. Adjust your weight below to get an indication of how it may feel. Remember though that firmness is entirely subjective.
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Reasons to Buy

Great to see pocket spring support systems utilised in children's mattresses. 

Fair price point relative to quality.

Reasons to Avoid

Limited sizing and uncertain lead times may put off those who need it in a hurry.

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Our Key Performance Indicators are produced using a combination of specification-heavy algoritmic data points and user reviews.

Key Performance Indicators KPI question mark

Our Key Performance Indicators are produced using a combination of specification-heavy algoritmic data points and user reviews. For example, a firm pocket spring support layer is more breathable and offers better back support but may prove unsuitable for side sleepers, the reverse is true for a soft-medium tension reflex foam support layer. This is one of 100+ datapoints considered when generating the below ratings.


*Assuming average weight, suitability will vary dependant on body type, use the quiz above for a more tailored guide.
  • Back Sleepers
  • The amount of support offered from a mattress will vary depending on the firmness of the tension and the type of support layer used. Based on a person of average build.
  • Side Sleepers
  • If you sleep on your side you typically need a supportive tension that is not too firm, nor too soft. This is because your hips and shoulders need adequate sinkage.
  • Stomach Sleepers
  • Stomach sleepers need a reasonable amount of tension in the base support layer to adequately offer body contouring and help prevent aches and pains. Results will vary based on your build.


  • Breathability
  • Mattresses that feature breathable materials help promote airflow and keep you cool making for a more hygienic night's sleep.
  • Turning on mattress
  • Certain materials like memory foam can make it difficult to move about on the mattress while you toss and turn. Same too for pillow tops which can create a cloud like sensation which can make manoeuvrability challenging.
  • Stability
  • Depending on the type of support layer in place can have an impact on stability, edge to edge support and roll together prevention. Pocket springs of a firmer tension will have better stability than open coil soft tension, for example.


  • Initial Odour
  • Materials in mattresses, particularly memory foam and rolled bed-in-a-box mattresses can have an initial odour, this is typically short term and reduces considerably within 24 hours.
  • Long Standing Odour
  • Certain materials inside different mattresses can produce a small odour. Typically this is short term rather than long standing but there are minor exceptions.

Brand Rating

  • Overall Brand Rating
  • This is based on community driven customer reviews tied to product reviews and grouped together at a brand level to produce a score.
Of The Little Star Extra Deep Pocket Sprung Kids Mattress
Brand: Little Big Dreams
Retailer: Dreams
Delivery Time: Average
Delivery Charge: Excellent
Customer Sentiment: Good
Guarantee: Average

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What Makes The Little Star Extra Deep Pocket Sprung Kids Mattress Great?

324 pocket springs

A mattress with 324 pocket springs offers a number of benefits over a traditional open coil mattress. The pocket springs provide support for the body, distribute weight evenly, and allow for airflow, which helps to keep the body cool during sleep. Just like an adult size mattress, this product has better than average support that will protect your child's back and neck while they sleep.

It's breathable to help regulate your child's body temperature

Pocket spring support is particularly breathable and commonly found in good quality adult mattresses. The springs are encased in a protective fabric pocket and made from materials which promote airflow, resulting in a more hygienic nights sleep that keeps your child cool while promoting a deeper sleep.

Water repellent so accidents are easy to wipe clean

An ideal choice for little ones who still have uncertain nights, this mattress is ideal thanks to its wipe clean materials that keep your child feeling fresh, hygienic and safe from rashes.  Parents rejoice, no tough stains or soiled mattresses that have to be binned, the repellent features on show here will allow a great nights sleep for your child.

Has protected and wipe clean inners for a hygienic sleeping environment

The next best thing to a removable and washable cover is one that has wipe-clean materials like this. Accidents don't have to spoil the mattress and ruin a good night's sleep. Simply wipe clean and relax.

The cover is removable and washable at 40 degrees

A removable and washable cover gives you many years of comfort that remains safe and hygienic while helping to protect against unhappy accidents. Simply unzip and you are good to go.

Anti-allergy fabric to minimise irritation throughout the night

You and your child need the best nights sleep possible and any way to help achieve that is always appreciated. With the anti-allergy materials utilised within this mattress you can be sure of reduced irritation while you sleep.

Has a medium comfort grade

Medium mattresses are widely considered the goldilocks of support. This is because they are largely suitable for a majority of people. Side sleeper, back sleeper, front sleeper, a medium tension mattress will suit all provided you are of average build and don't suffer from more troublesome ailments.

PVC Free

Commonly a specification found in Air-Mattresses and can be toxic, as it’s quite common for PVC to cause irritation to the eyes, nose and throat, and also cause headaches and nausea. That's why this mattress has been made free of any PVC ensuring that those that do suffer from the aforementioned when confronted with PVC can still get a sound nights sleep.

Suitable for approx. 5 years+

As babies become children the cot makes way for their first "big kids" bed and with that comes a children's mattress. Suitability will vary depending on product but for this one it will suit those typically aged 5 and over. We would recommend you then look at your child's mattress every year from this point to ensure suitability continues.

Highly rated on Mumsnet

Mumsnet is a parenting forum for new-mums who offer advice and recommendations around all things baby and child. This mattress has been highly regarded by Mumsnet and its users helping to give additional consumer confidence for those purchasing.

Rest easy with our 1-year guarantee

A one year guarantee is suitable for many as the vast majority of problems that may occur often do so within that first year. At the same time, more and more retailers are beginning to offer multi-year warranty and guarantees although these often come at a slightly higher price point on average.

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Customer Reviews For The Little Star Extra Deep Pocket Sprung Kids Mattress

Based on 25 reviews
A great single bed with a great mattress

We purchased this single bed as a first big bed for my toddler who was fast out growing his cot-bed. Its the perfect height in that its not too high and he absolutely loves it. The build quality of the frame is great. It went together easily and once locked into place with the tools provided, its a very sturdy bed which will see him through to his teenage years, I have no doubt. The mattress is equally as good. Id say a good testament to its quality is my boy springing out of bed and telling me he had a great sleep when I go to wake him each morning. Im really happy with the purchase and would highly recommend it to anyone looking to make a purchase for someone of any age.

Little Star Pocket Sprung Kids' Mattress

Great mattress for kids. Good support & the removable cover is great if your little one has accidents. The only thing that lets it down is how difficult it is to get the removable protector on & off. You have to pull it all the way down the mattress and it is quite snug. My daughter has the older version of this mattress and it zips off all the way round. Im not sure why they changed this as the older design was much easier.

Great mattress for all but is a touch noisy

Super comfy, my 2 year old loves it and its a great size for climbing in for story time. Ive even used it myself a few nights when hes been in the big bed with one of us so perfect for the whole family! The only Downside and jt is minor, it does make a sort of crackling/inflating sound as you sneak out after lights out. It hasnt woken him up yet but its something to note for light sleepers!

All round great

Bought for my nearly 3 year old who is very happy. Went with this one as being young still it is aimed at the development of children's bodies. Excellent quality and comfortable. Staff in store were very helpful and accomodating, and it was quick delivery with lovely delivery drivers. Would definitely recommend. Great experience all round.

Outstanding service

Great service from chole at the Southampton store who took us through all the children's mattress's and gave us some sound advice without being pushy that some people can be like. Our little boy loves the mattress and is sleeping a lot longer and enjoys going to bed now - I'm sure that will wear off but great purchase and very happy

2 Year Olds First Bed

We went to dream to look to buy our two year old his first bed, the staff were very responsive and knowledgeable on the products. They always asked if we would like a drink while be browsed and even let my son try the beds. I would return to this store again the team were brilliant

Very comfortable childrens water proof mattress.

I bought this for my 6 year old. She says it is very comfortable. The fact it has a waterproof removable cover is a bonus and make cleaning the mattress very simple. I have had an adult guest sleep on this mattress too, and they said it was very comfortable too.

Perfect for their first big bed

The Little Star mattress is a great solution for when your child is moving to their first big bed. As its water-repellent, and has a removeable and washable cover, it means your childs mattress will stay hygienic and fresh for longer.

Great for bunk beds

We bought two of these mattresses to use on the Erin bunk beds for our 5 and 3 (almost 4) year old. Theyre great mattresses and the girls tell me theyre very comfy. Theyve certainly been sleeping soundly on them!

Comfy and easy to keep clean

The mattress fits well in the Anderson mid sleeper bed. Not that we expect to need this but it is made with a waterproof cover that unzips for washing. Our granddaughter says it is very comfortable.

Little star pocket sprung kids mattress

This is the best mattress I ever brought for my daughter. She absolutely loves going to bed , it sink in to her curves and give her a good night sleep. I am sure i cant but anything better

Kids sprung mattress

Wed just bought a bunk bed and needed a quality mattress that wasnt to deep so it sat beneath the gaurd rails - the mattress is a perfect fit and our daughter sleeps amazingly on it!!


Disappointed as arrived and assembled damaged. Arranged new part to be fitted but never turned up! Customer services awful. Bed is good

Great for Kids bed or single bed

I brought two Little Star Pocket Sprung Kids mattress for my kids bunkbed. The mattress is perfect fit and kids are very happy with it.

Quality Mattress and value for money!

Our newly turned 3yr old has gona from a cotbed to a single bed and first night on this mattress and she slept straight through!

Great mattress

Great mattress. Bought for our son. More comfortable than ours! Dreams were great too, service and communication excellent.

Great mattress for a toddler.

A comfortable mattress, with an easily removable cover. I would highly recommend this for your toddler.


Good choice and delivery services. Always happy with the experience provided by Dreams.

Great mattress for kids

Great mattress for our 5 year old. Very comfortable and he's sleeping well with it.

Super comfort mattress

Excellent mattress for my son. He sleeps so well in this and super cofy for him.

Daughter loves it

New mattress for our 4 year olds mid sleeper and she's never slept better.

Kids Mattress

It is a good firm mattress. No complaints from our 5 year old!

Little Star Pocket Sprung

Great kids mattress. Ideal for little ones first big boy bed

Good mattress

Nice mattress and easy to clean, no complaints from me!

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Questions and Answers About The Little Star Extra Deep Pocket Sprung Kids Mattress

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What is the firmness of this mattress

Answer: Good morning This mattress has a medium comfort grade. Thanks Dreams

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