TEMPUR-Adapt Mattress Topper Review

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Looking to make your sleep experience a little more adaptable? You’re in luck, because I’ll be discussing the Tempur-Pedic TEMPUR-Adapt in this mattress topper review.

Mattress toppers are a great way to change the feel of your mattress and improve your comfort without having to invest in a whole new mattress. But is the TEMPUR-Adapt the right topper for you? Keep on reading to learn more about this memory foam mattress topper.

If you’re short on time, skip to the end for my review summary.

Editor’s Note: This mattress topper was formerly called the TEMPUR-Topper Supreme. This review has been updated to reflect its new name, the TEMPUR-Adapt mattress topper.

Tempur-Pedic TEMPUR-Adapt Mattress Topper
Tempur-Pedic TEMPUR-Adapt Mattress Topper
Tempur-Pedic TEMPUR-Adapt Mattress Topper

The TEMPUR-Adapt mattress topper is a great mattress topper with a great memory foam feel that offers impressive pressure relief!

Who is the TEMPUR-Adapt Mattress Topper Best For?

When shopping for a mattress topper, it’s important to consider your primary sleeping position, your body type, whether you are a hot sleeper, your budget, and more. Here’s who I think the TEMPUR-Adapt is (and isn’t) a good fit for.

Who I recommend the TEMPUR-Adapt Mattress Topper for

  • Side and back sleepers should both be quite comfortable on this topper. They’ll both get a nice mix of pressure relief and support.
  • Memory foam fans will likely love how the thick and dense TEMPUR Material foam used in this topper feels.
  • Sleepers with allergies will also appreciate this topper’s removable and machine washable cover.

Who I don’t recommend the TEMPUR-Adapt Mattress Topper for

  • Stomach sleepers will likely find this topper too soft to keep their hips from sinking into it. Sinking hips put a stomach sleeper’s spine out of alignment, leading to potential back pain down the road.
  • Hot sleepers may also find the TEMPUR-Adapt traps heat too easily to keep them cool at night, as it is made with heat-absorbing memory foam.
  • If you’re shopping on a budget, the TEMPUR-Adapt also may not be the best pick for you, as it is on the more expensive side. However, we have Tempur-Pedic coupons to help you out.

What is the TEMPUR-Adapt Mattress Topper Made Of?

Cover: The TEMPUR-Adapt has a polyester blend cover, which is removable and washable. Tempur-Pedic says this cover is resistant to mold, allergens, and dust mite dander. 

Fill: The fill of the topper is three inches of TEMPUR Material foam, Tempur-Pedic’s proprietary memory foam.

This topper is available in six different sizes: twin, twin long, full, queen, king, and California king. I tested the queen size for this review.

How Does the TEMPUR-Adapt Mattress Topper Feel?

I tested the TEMPUR-Adapt by laying on it in different sleeping positions, as well as trying it on different mattresses. 

Laying on the topper, I could tell the foam felt thick and dense. This is fairly typical for TEMPUR Material foam, based on my experience testing other Tempur-Pedic products. The dense foam is supportive and takes awhile to sink into, but as it warmed up around me, I ended up sinking in quite deeply for lots of contouring.

One of the main purposes of a mattress topper is to change the feel of your current mattress. To get a sense of how the TEMPUR-Adapt mattress topper works with different mattresses, I tested it on three mattresses of different firmnesses.

Soft: If you already have a fairly soft mattress, I don’t think there’s much reason to add the TEMPUR-Adapt. Putting a soft foam topper on top of a soft bed simply doubled the softness, making the bed feel extremely doughy. However, some side sleepers looking for extreme pressure relief may find this comfortable.

Medium-firm: I thought adding the TEMPUR-Adapt to a medium-firm mattress gave it a more true medium feel. The foam conforms around you to provide more pressure relief, but it doesn’t make the bed feel too soft. I think this would work well for side sleepers whose current mattress is a bit too firm and doesn’t contour around their shoulders and hips. That will also help to maintain their spinal alignment. 

Firm: Adding the TEMPUR-Adapt to a firm mattress gave it a more medium-firm feel. The topper provided the cushioning and body contouring, while the firm mattress below still provided lots of support. I think this would be a good option for back sleepers looking to be a little more comfy on their firm bed. This topper provides pressure relief around the shoulders and lower back.

TEMPUR-Adapt Mattress Topper Sizes and Prices

Wondering how much the TEMPUR-Adapt mattress topper costs? Here is a breakdown of the prices, by size. Prices listed will be before discount or offer for each size.

SizeDimensionsPrice
Twin38″ x 74″ x 3″$319
Twin Long38″ x 80″ x 3″$319
Full53″ x 74″ x 3″$369
Queen60″ x 80″ x 3″$419
King76″ x 80″ x 3″$469
California King72″ x 84″ x 3″$469
Tempur-Pedic TEMPUR-Adapt Mattress Topper
Tempur-Pedic TEMPUR-Adapt Mattress Topper
Tempur-Pedic TEMPUR-Adapt Mattress Topper

The TEMPUR-Adapt mattress topper is a great mattress topper with a great memory foam feel that offers impressive pressure relief!

My Verdict on the TEMPUR-Adapt Mattress Topper

All in all, I really liked the TEMPUR-Adapt mattress topper. I’d say it’s one of the best memory foam mattress toppers I’ve tested, in terms of a truly comfortable feel. You sink into this topper just right to feel super cozy.

Personally, I am a big fan of the proprietary TEMPUR Material foam, which has a thick, dense feel that allows for serious conforming and body contouring. I think both back and side sleepers will find this topper comfortable, particularly as it provides relief on pressure points. This topper should be a good pick for those with back, hip, or shoulder pain.

I also like that this topper has a removable cover you can wash in the washing machine. Foam is spot-clean only, so having that cover helps to keep your topper fresh and clean. That’s also a big plus to folks with allergies, in addition to the fact that this cover is allergen-resistant.

However, this isn’t a good choice for stomach sleepers, as it is too soft to maintain their spinal alignment properly. It also might not be a good choice for hot sleepers, as memory foam naturally traps heat quite easily and this topper doesn’t incorporate any cooling properties, such as gel memory foam or a breathable cover.

Additionally, I wish this topper had straps, a skirt, or another way of securing to your mattress, so you wouldn’t have to worry about it shifting.

TEMPUR-Adapt Mattress Topper Brand Policies and FAQs

Does the TEMPUR-Adapt mattress topper come with a warranty?

Yes, Tempur-Pedic offers a lengthy 10-year warranty for this topper, showing they believe this is a high-quality product.

Does the TEMPUR-Adapt mattress topper have a trial period?

No, Tempur-Pedic does not offer a trial period and they do not accept returns.

How does the TEMPUR-Adapt mattress topper ship?

The TEMPUR-Adapt mattress topper ships rolled up in a box. Tempur-Pedic ships for free within the contiguous United States. Customers in Hawaii and Alaska will have to pay an additional shipping fee.

Is the TEMPUR-Adapt mattress topper easy to clean?

Yes, this topper has a removable and washable cover.

Can I use the TEMPUR-Adapt mattress topper with a Tempur-Pedic mattress?

Yes, you can use this topper with any mattress you like, just be sure to get the correct size for your mattress.

Is a mattress topper the same as a mattress pad or protector?

Nope, a mattress topper is a completely different product than either a mattress pad or mattress protector. To learn more about these three mattress accessories, check out my mattress pad vs mattress protector vs mattress topper comparison.

Other Products from Tempur-Pedic

Finally, here are my star ratings for the TEMPUR-Adapt Mattress Topper.

  • Materials
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4.3
Amelia Jerden

Amelia Jerden

Amelia is a Staff Writer for Sleepopolis. She primarily covers bedding and sleep accessory products in reviews, how-to guides, and more. You can also find her over on the Sleepopolis YouTube channel. Amelia is a graduate of the Hussman School of Journalism and Media at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. In her free time, you can usually find her listening to a favorite podcast, out on a hike, or taking a nap.