Ding Ding Ding, today the two heavy weights of the mattress in a box industry go head to head.
Who will be victorious in our Ecosa vs Koala review?
(Queue the Rocky theme track)
Ladies and gentlemen…
Sit back and grab your popcorn folks…
Cause it’s on!
Here is a breakdown of today’s main event:
- The Ecosa Vs Koala Mattress
- Mattress Care
- Night Trial & Returns
- Environmentally Friendly
- Charity Involvement
- In Store Trial
- Payment Options
- The Victor
1. The Ecosa Vs Koala Mattress
Round one – The Ecosa and Koala mattress go toe to toe.
Koala offers a size range of:
- King Single
Whilst Ecosa offers these exact sizes plus two additional sizes:
- Long Single
- Super King
Ecosa Mattress: $200 off
Koala Mattress: $100 off
The Ecosa mattress comprises of 3 layers and 3 firmness options:
The Koala mattress is not too firm or soft and comprises of 2 foam layers and 1 firmness option of a mediumish feel.
Both competitively priced.
Ecosa has various firmness options and a few more sizes than Koala.
After an intense first round, the judges award it to…
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2. Mattress Care
Both the Ecosa and Koala mattress come with a removeable machine washable cover which is great.
This round would have been a draw, however…
The Ecosa mattress has a waterproof inner cover that makes caring for your mattress easier and provides great protection against dust mites.
Round 2 goes to:
3. Night Trial & Returns
Both companies have a minimum trial period of 14 nights.
Koala offers a 120 night trial period.
Ecosa offers a 100 night trial period.
If you decide to return your mattress:
- Ecosa will give you a full refund regardless of where you live in Australia
- Koala will only give a full refund to customers who live in metropolitan areas. For those who live outside these areas, you may have to pay the cost of the return
Koala’s extra 20 nights of trial on Ecosa is great.
However, their refund policy isn’t as open as Ecosa’s.
After a really close third round, it has been awarded to:
Both companies have similar warranty policies.
Ecosa provides a 15 year warranty whilst Koala offers a 10 year warranty.
Round 4 goes to:
5. Environmentally Friendly
Bravo to both companies for being environmentally responsible.
Ecosa’s mattresses are:
Whilst Koala’s mattresses are:
- GECA (Good Environment Choice Australia) certified
One of the closest rounds yet…
The judges decide that this round is a:
Both Ecosa and Koala offer same day delivery in metropolitan areas.
They both also offer weekday evening deliveries.
Super Great Stuff!
However, Koala also offers Saturday morning deliveries and have partnered with Soft Landing.
This partnership really benefits Sydneysiders as they will pick up your old mattress free of charge.
Melburnians can also benefit from this partnership but for a small fee.
After 6 long rounds, this one goes to…
Ecosa Vs Koala Results Update
7. Charity Involvement
Both Ecosa and Koala like to give back.
To date, they have donated 3,500+ mattresses and 300+ pillows across Australia and New Zealand.
With Koalas at risk of extinction in NSW, Koala decided to do their part to help our cute cuddly friends.
They have partnered with WWF Australia and for every mattress sold, they donate some of the money to assist with Koala preservation.
Great Stuff Koala!
This super close round goes to:
8. In Store Trial
Ecosa vs Koala…
After 8 long rounds, neither are backing down.
Round 8 Koala brings out it’s secret strategy…
Myer in store trial.
If you live in Brisbane, Melbourne or Sydney, you have the option to try the Koala mattress in store.
Simply select a store and go in to try it.
Round 8 goes to:
9. Payment Options
Both Ecosa and Koala accept Mastercard and Visa.
Additional unique payment options
Ecosa: American Express
Additional common payment options
Both Afterpay and Zip offer customers flexible, monthly interest free payments.
The final round of the Ecosa vs Koala review is a:
10. The Victor
Both heavy weights fought fiercely.
As they sit in their corners and recover…
The results are in and have been tallied:
After 9 long rounds, our Ecosa vs Koala review victor for 2019 is:
The Main Event Has Come To An End
There you have it ladies and gentlemen.
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