21 Best Mattress Protectors Of 2020 — At All Price Points

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Best mattress protectors

A mattress protector is just what your bed needs to go the distance. There’s a lot your mattress will encounter during its lifespan, from those unexpected “accidents,” the occasional breakfast in bed, or late night wine spills. You don't want to ruin the bed you paid so much for, right? 

That's why using the best mattress protector for your bed should be a top priority. And with a plethora of choices, you can ensure your comfort for many years to come.

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1. Nest Bedding Wool and Cotton Waterproof Mattress Protector

Made from 100 percent washable wool and lined with 100 percent waterproof microfiber, the Wool and Cotton Waterproof Mattress Protector shields from stains, spills and bacteria. It’s perfect for anyone who experiences overheating or overcooling during sleep. The eco-friendly mattress protector is also great for anyone with allergies to down, polyester, dust mites, mold, mildew, or is just looking for a healthier alternative choice.

(Nest Bedding, $139-$189)

2. Mellanni Waterproof Mattress Protector

Mellanni’s Waterproof Mattress Protector is premium, made out of cotton and will fit Tempurpedic, Ashley, Simmons, Sealy, Serta, Memory Foam Topper, New Age Mattresses in a Box, and Waterbeds. Protector is easy to care for, is machine wash friendly, and is hypoallergenic and resistant to dust mites.

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

3. Brooklyn Bedding Luxury Cooling Mattress Protector

Features a premium smooth top knit, delivering ultimate cooling and protection for your best sleep experience yet. It has a super-conductive material that draws heat out and away from your body, creating a cooler sleep environment. Its luxurious, silky smooth fabric elevates your overall sleep experience while protecting the life of your bed.

(Brooklyn Bedding, $99-$149)

4. Hospitology Products Sleep Defense System

Box spring cover is independently lab-tested to be 100 percent bed bug proof. Stretchable polyester knit fabric makes installation a breeze, and includes Installation Kit.

(Walmart, $26-$38)

5. Luna Premium Hypoallergenic Waterproof Mattress Protector 

Luna Airflow Technology allows air to circulate through the protector, but repels liquids. Hypoallergenic cotton terry surface is noiseless, will not change the feel of your mattress, and naturally absorbs moisture.

(Check prices and review on Amazon)

6. SafeRest Premium Hypoallergenic Vinyl Free Waterproof Mattress Protector

Hypoallergenic cotton terry surface with membrane back coating. It's waterproof, noiseless and breathable.

(Walmart, $29.95-$34.95)

7. SureGuard Hypoallergenic Mattress Encasement

Six-sided premium mattress protector blocks perspiration, bed wetting, liquids and stains, and has 10-year quality guarantee. Super-fine zipper with Invisi-Zip and SureSeal technology completely seals off the mattress from bed bugs.

(Check prices and review on Amazon)

8. Hanna Kay Premium Hypoallergenic Waterproof Mattress Protector


Fitted sheet style fits all mattress depths, and is breathable yet repels liquids through a revolutionary waterproof membrane. Ultra-thin with a cotton terry surface, it will not change the feel of your mattress.

(Check prices and review on Amazon)

9. AmazonBasics Fully-Encased Waterproof Mattress Protector 

This mattress encasement provides complete 6-sided mattress protection with heavyweight polyester knitted fabric, and full zipper closure on all 4 sides. It’s waterproof for protection against liquid spills, vinyl-free, breathable, and quiet with a low-profile 9-inch depth, and can stretch to fit mattresses up to 12" deep.

(Check prices and review on Amazon)

10. Utopia Bedding Zippered Mattress Encasement 

Stretchable knitted polyester fabric fits the mattress easily and gives a comfortable feel while you sleep. Zippered cover with zip guard secures the mattress from 360 degrees, and protects the mattress from bed bugs and dust mites.

(Check prices and review on Amazon)

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11. Linenspa Zippered Encasement

Thin, quiet waterproof barrier protects all six sides of the mattress from fluids and spills, and vinyl-free materials are safe for kids. Machine washable encasement has a zippered closure for a comfortable secure fit on mattresses up to 12" deep.

(Walmart, $24.99-$45)

12. Red Nomad Bamboo Hypoallergenic Mattress Protector 

This fantastic mattress protector can fit mattresses up to a full 18” tall. Every cover is OEKO-TEX Certified, and free and clear of PVC, vinyl, and phthalates.

(Check prices and review on Amazon)

13. Tastelife Waterproof Mattress Pad Protector

Tastelife combines breathable surface layer and soft combed cotton material perfectly. It starts the new idea of "Naked-sleep Degree of Super Soft" with high quality cotton and polyester blending surface, and NBH2O TPU back coating.

(Check prices and review on Amazon)

14. Allerease Maximum Mattress Protector

The temperature balancing technology adjusts continuously to your body temperature so you are always cool and comfortable. The zippered closure offers the waterproof protection you need while making it easy to take on and off, so you can machine wash and tumble dry low.

(Target, $27.49)

15. Protect-a-bed Premium Waterproof Mattress Protector

Polyurethane film backing repels liquids. Allows body vapor to breathe through pad. Miracle membrane backing provides a healthy sleep zone.

(Target, $28.34)

16. Slumbercloud Dryline Mattress Protector

Maintains a cool and dry sleep environment, with soft jacquard sleep surface for added comfort. Waterproof barrier protects the mattress from dampness and stains.

(Check prices and review on Amazon)

17. Naturepedic Organic Mattress Protector

Ultra-thin waterproof barrier in center Features DrySleep technology, which effectively blocks liquids from passing through, while still allowing the fabric to "breathe." Some water vapor is allowed to escape resulting in a more comfortable sleep. 

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18. Casper Mattress Protector

Engineered with a waterproof material with microscopic pores, it keep spills out and lets air in so your mattress stays cool, clean, and comfortable for longer.

(Casper, $85-$105)

19. Nectar Mattress Protector

This mattress protector is designed with waterproof material. It's still breathable due to a natural cotton cover, so your mattress stays cool.

(Nectar Sleep, $79-$99)

20. Ikea GÖKÄRT Mattress Protector

A mattress protector with cotton and polyester blend fabric, and a waterproof layer that prevents liquid from passing through.

(IKEA, $19.99)

21. Coop Home Goods Lulltra Waterproof Mattress Protector 

OEKO-TEX certified and hypoallergenic, it protects your mattress from dust mites, pet dander, bacteria, and other allergens. 


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