A single-size bed is an ideal match for a smaller-sized room.
For growing children, a single bed is the best solution. These single beds can fit into small places due to their compact dimensions of 91cm wide by 191cm long. Furthermore, it is an excellent choice for spare or guest rooms.
Note: Mattress thicknesses can differ greatly, but the average depth is between 25cm and 30cm. Please check the specifications of the mattress you are interested in, to ensure it suits your needs.
Not the right size? Check out our size guide for other options.
Metric Measurements (CM)
91 x 191
2'9" x 6'2"
91 x 202
2'9" x 6'6"
105 x 202
3'4" x 6'6"
139 x 191
4'6" x 6'2"
139 x 202
4'6" x 6'6"
152 x 202
5'0" x 6'6"
167 x 202
5'5" x 6'6"
180 x 202
5'9" x 6'6"
202 x 202
6'6" x 6'6"
Advice from expert
To make sure your new bed is the perfect fit for your room,
check the dimensions of the room, doors, and stairs. This will
help you have a thoughtful plan to buy the right size bed and
easily move it into the assigned room
It's also important that mattress sizes vary from country to
country and from supplier to supplier. If you already have a
bed base or bed frame, make sure the new mattress is sized to
fit your bed frame.
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A single bed is 91 cm wide and 191 cm long. Its main designation is to fit one person.
What is a single bed used for?
On its own, the single bed is an excellent option for small kids: Single beds are 91 cm x 188 cm, which makes them ideal for Growing children. Use two single beds in one room, for two children, either because they like sharing a room, or to save space. Consider a double bunk to save even more space.
Why is a single bed called a twin?
The term originally came about because hotels often placed two single beds – “twin” single beds – in the same room. Some twin beds are designed to be bought and used in pairs.A2
Is a single bed big enough?
Unless you're a lot taller or broader than average, the single mattress is the right size for a single adult. It's 90x190cm (approximately 3' x 6'6”), so there should be enough space to roll into a different sleeping position during the night.
Are two single beds bigger than a double bed?
When you combine 2 single beds, there will be a large bed with a larger width than a double bed (192 cm x191 cm), while the double bed size is only 139 cm x 191cm.
Is 2 single beds make a queen?
2 single beds combined will have a width of 192 cm and a long of 191 cm , This is a lot larger than a queen sized (152 cm). However, with the length, it is 11 cm shorter than the Queen bed (202 cm)
Hope this was helpful!
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