It is important to take a comfortable mattress with you when you go camping to ensure a comfortable and peaceful rest. Below are some of the best mattresses for camping. They’re comfortable and help perfect the outdoor camping experience by ensuring that your nights are cozy.
A comfortable rest requires a stable stationary mattress, and for this reason, these mattresses have built-in handles at the sides. These handles ensure that the mattress does not move or slide when you toss and turn in your sleep. These mattresses are also fitted with independent connectors between their top and bottom layers. These ensure that, during sleep, the weight is evenly distributed on the whole mattress to ensure a comfortable rest.
The mattress is also quite portable. When the mattress is packed, its measurements are 18.4 by 9.2 inches, and its actual size is 79 inches long by 55 inches wide by 7 inches height. It, therefore, fits well in the oversized storage bag that comes with it.
A unique characteristic of the Intex Classic Airbed is the presence of two-in-one valves that makes it easy to inflate and deflate the mattress. Electric air pumps can be used to inflate the mattress or even the manual pumps. They are, however, not included in the package. The mattress is easy to clean as it only requires wiping with a damp cloth with some soap.
The Downy Airbed has a capacity of 600 pounds, and it is also quite portable. Its measurements are a length of 60 inches, a width of 80 inches, and a height of 8.75 inches. For storage purposes, the mattress can be folded compactly so it does not take up too much space
The mattress is easily inflated with an air pump or by using your mouth, which might take a little longer. Blowing up with your breath might take 25 minutes, but after inflating it, it can remain inflated for more than three days. The mattress has a wave beam construction that provides a uniform sleeping space. It weighs 3.2 pounds. Its measurements are 72.5 inches in length, 60.75 inches in height, and 26.5 inches in width.
Besides using to sleep on when camping, it serves as a great pool floatation device since the vinyl makes it highly waterproof.
The foam is enclosed in an outer waterproof cover that is made of soft jacquard bamboo for maximum comfort. It has a non-slip bottom that prevents the mattress from moving when you toss and turn. The cover is zippered and can, therefore, be removed and washed. To ensure the durability of the cover, machine washing is preferable, using warm water and a mild detergent. The cover should be tumbled dry on low heat
The Klymit mattress contains a push valve that allows quick inflation and deflation. Inflation of the mattress takes 10 to 15 breaths. The mattress has a V-chamber design that takes the shape of your body and limits air movement and heat loss when you toss and turn, making it very comfortable. It has built-in side rails that protect you by keeping on the mattress. The deep weld patterns at the top of the mattress keep you in close contact with the mattress, increasing warmth.
The most unique characteristic of the Klymit Static V mattress is that it contains an anti-bacterial laminate that inhibits the growth of microorganisms that could cause bad odors or damage to the mattress.
The Intex inflatable twin airbed has a height of 16.5 inches from the floor when inflated. This makes it taller and therefore much more comfortable than the Downy Airbed. It has a capacity of 300 pounds, and it weighs 11.5 pounds. Its measurements when inflated are a width of 39 inches, a height of 16.5 inches, and a length of 75 inches. It has an AC power cord, a shoulder strap for easy folding, and a duffel bag for easy transportation and storage.
After use, the mattress folds neatly for easy storage. It measures 78 x 38 x 4 inches when open and 38 x 26 x 12 inches when folded.
The Etekcity Camping Portable Air Mattress is also made with upgraded seams to ensure that it does not leak any air, making it airtight and, therefore, you won’t hear any noise caused by air movement. The inner construction of the mattress is also perfect in that the mattress neither bulges nor sinks. The mattress has an anti-skid base that keeps it in place and its valves ensure adjustable firmness through deflation and inflation. The mattress is very easy to clean as you simply need to wipe it with a damp cloth.
As a precaution, it is advisable to charge the pump five hours before the initial use. When using an adaptor, don’t charge for more than 5 hours after the first use and when using a car charger, do not charge it for more than 3hours.
The camping pad contains two valves that are made of brass. This makes them durable because brass is noncorrosive. To inflate the pad, open the two valves. Close them when the camping pad is fully inflated. After use, open the two valves again and roll the pad to let out the air. If the pad does not comfortably fit inside its bag, then there is still some air in it. Just roll it again until it’s flat.
The most unique characteristic of this sleeping pad is the presence of buckles. The buckles aid in connecting two or more sleeping bags. The sleeping bag weighs 17.5oz and is therefore very portable. When inflated, the measurements are 75.6 x 22 inches. It’s also high enough to keep your away from the ground while you sleep.
The Freeland Sleeping Pad has a unique splint joint design, which enables two or more bags to be connected when camping with your spouse or kids. It also has compression straps for easy folding and a storage sack so that it can be easily carried around stored. Due to its light weight and small size after folding, the sleeping pad can easily be carried in a backpack. The sleeping pad weighs 3.3 lbs. When inflated, the measurements are 76 x 24.8 x 1.5 inches, and when packaged, it measures 15 x 6.7 x 6.7 inches. The maximum weight that it can hold is 150kgs.
In addition to the above properties, the Alps Mountaineering Rechargeable Air Bed has a powerful pump that contains a rechargeable battery that can be used for a very long period. The pump also contains a general adaptor, meaning that it can be charged using any port. To maintain the efficiency of the pump and extend its life, there are several precautions for its use. First, the pump has to be charged 12 hours before the first usage. Then, it has to discharge fully before it is charged again.
It also has a built-in, high powered pump that inflates the bed in 4 minutes. The pump can be connected to any 110-120v power outlet to charge. To customize the fitness of the bed by deflating air, the bed contains a button that you can push to regulate the amount of air based on your preference. Once inflated, the bed rises to a height of 22 inches from the ground, making it easier to get on and off of it. It has a capacity of 600 pounds, so two people can sleep on it without a problem. It has a very convenient carrying bag that makes traveling and storage easy.
The mattress is also easy to clean as it only requires wiping with a damp cloth with mild soap and warm water. The only maintenance that the pump requires is keeping it away from sharp objects. Avoid putting excess weight as this might rapture it.
It also contains a built-in 120V AC pump that inflates the mattress in 3 minutes’ time. It is easy to operate as it contains a rotatable knob. To inflate the bed, rotate the know clockwise, and to deflate it, rotate it counterclockwise. When inflated, the mattress is 80 inches long and 60 inches wide. It rises 20 inches above the ground, making it easy to get onto and off of it. It weighs 20.9 pounds.