Mattress Sizes and Dimensions: Which Bed Size Is Right For You?
Mattresses are one of the most essential items for our bedding needs in our bedroom. Beyond personal preference, there are a number of factors to consider before choosing a mattress size. Choosing the right size mattress is key to getting good sleep. You’ll want to think about the size of your bedroom, who you’ll be sharing your bed with, and available space.
A Quick View of Malaysia Mattress Sizes
|Mattress Size||Dimensions Width x Length (CM)|
|Malaysia Standard||Single||91 x 190 cm|
|Super Single||107 x 190 cm|
|Queen||152 x 190 cm|
|King||183 x 190 cm|
|IKEA Malaysia||Single (Single XL)||90 x 200 cm|
|Queen (Queen XL / Super Queen)||150 x 200 cm|
|King (King X / Super King)||180 x 200cm|
IKEA bedframe for Single, Queen and King are 200 cm in length, 10 cm longer than standard (standard = 190 cm). You could look for extra length (XL) mattress of 200 cm to perfect fit their bedframe.
Which Mattress Size Is Right For You?
In this guide, we illustrate the dimensions of all seven above mentioned mattress sizes to help you choose the best one for your needs.
Single Size Mattress
91 x 190cm (36 x 75 inches)
A single size mattress is the smallest bed on the market at 91 cm wide and 190 cm long. It is the perfect mattress size for growing children or single sleepers with a small space.
Room size: The minimum room size for a single bed to fit naturally is 7 x 10 feet.
Best for : Single sleepers, children
Single XL Size Mattress
Dimensions: 90 x 200cm (35 x 79 inches)
The single slightly longer cousin, the Single XL (IKEA Single) size, measures 10 cm longer than a single. A single XL mattress is a good solution for taller teenagers, students and individual adults with limited space.
Room size: The minimum room size for a single XL bed to fit naturally is 7 x 11 feet.
Best for : Taller teenagers, single adults, IKEA bunk beds or anyone with limited space.
Super Single Size Mattress
Dimensions: 107 x 190cm (42 x 75 inches)
A super single size mattress is wider than a single but smaller than a queen size mattress. A super single is great for a child to grow into or for a single sleeper who wants more space than a single offers.
Room size: The minimum room size for a super single bed to fit naturally is 9 x 10 feet.
Best for : Single adults, growing child who wants more space.
Queen Size Mattress
Dimensions: 152 x 190cm (60 x 75 inches)
A queen-size mattress is the most popular mattress size for couples in Malaysia. A queen size offers extra room for standard size couple to sleep comfortably yet does not take up additional bedroom space. Queen beds are large enough that individual sleepers can sprawl out with room to spare.
Room size: The queen mattress fits best in a master bedroom that is at least 10 x 10 feet.
Best for : Couples or adults
Queen XL Size Mattress
Dimensions: 150 x 200cm (59 x 79 inches)
A queen XL (IKEA Queen) or some may refer it as super queen size mattress measures 10 cm longer than a queen, making it perfect for taller sleepers and couples who want extra length for more comfortable sleep.
Room size: The queen XL mattress fits best in a master bedroom that is at least 10 x 11 feet.
Best for : Couples or adults who needs more leg room.
King Size Mattress
Dimensions: 183 x 190cm (72 x 75 inches)
A king-size mattress is great for couples, with 31 cm or 12 inches more width than a queen-size mattress. A king gives you and your partner plenty of your own space.
Room size: The king mattress fits best in a master bedroom that is at least 11 x 11 feet.
Best for : Couples with kids or pets who want a luxurious amount of space.
King XL Size Mattress
Dimensions: 180 x 200cm (71 x 79 inches)
A king XL (IKEA King) or some may refer it as super king size mattress is same dimensions as king except it is extra 10 centimeters longer, making it ideal for taller sleepers, especially people more than six feet tall. Of course, people of average height might also benefit from a king XL depending on how many people and pets are sharing the bed.
Room size: The king XL mattress fits best in a master bedroom that is at least 11 x 12 feet.
Best for : Taller couples who enjoy their space or share a bed with children.