Comfortaire Bed Review

Overall Rating



For your select comfort!

Life Span8.8
Support & Comfort9
Motion Isolation8.8
Value for Money8.2


Founded in 1981, Comfortaire is an independent subsidiary of Select Comfort that aims to provide the most comfortable mattress for customers to sleep on and enjoy the adjustable support. With Comfortaire, you will get the solution to chronic pain or restless nights of turning around to find the right sleep position.

It offers users a restorative and rejuvenating sleep. The price of Comfortaire mattress fluctuates frequently and significantly. However, Comfortaire is more expensive than most beds with its price ranging from $1,200 to $5,700, much higher than that of average mattress brands.

Pros Cons
Above-average longevity Expensive
Adjustable firmness
Average warranty
Back pain relief
Potential for air leaks
Model variety
Mechanical problems

Detailed Evaluation

Basic Information of Comfortaire Mattress

Comfortaire has developed several mattress models of different levels of thickness and firmness, spanning a wide price range, to satisfy diverse customer needs. The table lists some specifications that matter to you when selecting a mattress, hoping to give you a hand in case that you get confused in a vast number of products on the market.

Model Mattress Type Price Thickness Firmness Comfort Layer
G10 Air $1,380 - 2,660 10'' Firm Regular foam
G12 Air $2,080 - 3,060 12'' Medium Regular foam
G13 Air $2,080 - 2,960 13'' Medium Regular foam
N11 Air $2,780 - 4,060 11‘’ Medium Regular foam
N15 Air / foam $3,030 - 3,960 15‘’ Medium-soft Regular foam
N17 Air / foam $4,500 - 5,060 17‘’ Medium-soft Memory foam
U11 Air $3,280 - 4,210 10‘’ Medium-soft Regular foam
U15 Air / foam $3,830 - 5,100 15‘’ Medium-soft Memory foam


Comfortaire mattresses, as a kind of air beds, usually have a longer lifespan than other types of mattresses. The mattress made of spring or foam needs to be replaced if any problems occur, unlike which, Comfortaire mattress can be repaired with a replacement part, saving you both time and energy.

Conforming Ability

The Comfortaire mattress provides you with average performance that can relieve pressure by contouring to your body. However, side sleepers had better not choose the firm models of Comfortaire since it may be uncomfortable for someone.


The thickness of the comfort layer has a significant influence on the firmness of a mattress. Comfortaire rates the firmness of its mattress as medium-soft to firm, suitable for most sleepers.

Motion Isolation & Couple Friendly

Comfortaire mattress performs well when it comes to the motion isolation and can prevent one's movement from disturbing his or her partner during sleep. Customers consider Comfortaire as negative for couples due to little bounce.

Edge Support

Comfortaire allows people to achieve an above-average level of support thanks to its adjustable air chambers. However, to sleep or sit on the side of the mattress will make the mattress sag or wear easily.

Initial Odor & Heat Retention

The Comfortaire models with memory foam appear to have an unpleasant odor that is chemical like at the beginning. A severe sleeping hot problem exists when you use the Comfortaire mattress, especially the models with a thick foam comfort layer.

Noise & Topper Usage

Some owners still complain that the Comfortaire mattress has loud noises although the air pumps have become quieter these years. It all depends on your requirements whether to add a topper to the Comfortaire mattress or not.

Break-in Period & Convenience to Move

People won't get used to Comfortaire mattress in a short while due to the initial odor or noise. One advantage of Comfortaire mattress is that it can be broken down into some individual components, which makes it relatively simple for you to move or handle.

Person Size & Sleep Position Suitability

Several models under Comfortaire have been introduced in this article, and you might have become familiar with their specifications. But which one of them fits you the best? In the table below, we are trying to make recommendations for you based on your size and the sleep position you prefer.

Person Size Ave-sized People (130-230 lbs) Large-sized People (230+ lbs)
Small-sized People (Under 130 lbs)
Back Sleep Friendly All All All, but G10
Side Sleep Friendly All All All, but G10
Stomach Sleep Friendly All G10, G12, G13, N11 All, but G10

Customer Service

Maintenance & Warranty

Comfortaire provides a 25-year warranty with the first 2-4 years as non-prorated depending on different models. Owners will pay 20% or more for the replacement or repair parts after the period of coverage. As for the maintenance of Comfortaire, it will be easy for you to handle since the air chambers don't need to be rotated or flipped. However, it will be good for you to rotate the comfort layer to prevent the mattress from sagging or wearing easily.

Specific Models Information