Collection: Single beds for sale

Single beds for sale in South Africa measure 91/92cm wide and 188 cm long. Extra length options are available in some models and measure 200 cm long. The thickness of each mattress varies depending on the mattress type. They are popular in dorms, small rooms, guest and kids bedrooms and hospitality establishments where they convert into a king-size bed for comfort. 

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Single Beds

This bed size is possibly the most popular of the standard size beds. They are the smallest standard bed size and have many uses for different requirements. They are compact and best suited to rooms have limited space or where the existing space needs to accommodate other bedroom furniture. Single beds are available in firm, medium, and soft sleep surfaces. We also sell the single mattress on its own

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Shop our wide range and save big. We offer a range of beds from entry-level models for the budget-minded to premium mattress types for those who insist on luxury sleep. You can shop for options that help ease sleep-related joint or back pain. If you have a specific sleep position that you prefer, you can buy a model designed for that. Our single bed sets for sale will have a personalized option for you.


We have only selected products that save you money and keep the quality at a premium. We do not sell big brand beds but focus on established independent manufacturers. Like generic medicines, the products are made with the same materials and equipment as any major bed retailer but come at a much better price for the same quality. The next size up from this one is the three quarter bed.

Online Shopping

Our online bed shop is safe, secure, speedy and helpful. Our website is always up to date with prices and useful product information. We have partnered with Payfast, S.A.'s number one online payment provider, you can be sure of online safety and privacy. Shopping for beds online with us is easy, plus our deliveries are even quicker. So buy your single bed online and get the best value in a short delivery time frame. 

Single Bed Sets on Promotion

These beds also come up on our daily specials. We encourage you to sign up for our daily deals emails to get the latest specials delivered to your inbox everyday. Your deal may be next, so do not miss out on these savings. 

Help & Advice

Getting the best advice will help you choose the correct set that suits your needs. We are available to chat at any time to help you get it right. You are welcome to call or Whatsapp 07977963257 for assistance. You can email for any information you may need. We also have a convenient chat widget to chat online when you need immediate info. 

How big is a single bed?

In South Africa, different manufacturers will refer to this size as either a 91 or 92-cm base set, bed set, or base and mattress set. They measure 91/92 cm in width, making them the narrowest bed size. That is as long as the other bed sizes measuring 188 cm long for standard length or, if need be, 200 cm long for an extra length option. 

Where can I buy a single bed near me in Gauteng?

At The Bed Guy, of course! We cover all areas inside of Gauteng and even deliver outside the province, when need be. As a dedicated online mattress retailer, we offer the best value-for-money bedding products for delivery to your door no matter where you are. We also have the best price guarantee on our entire range. 

Payment and Delivery

We offer several payment options available. Cash on delivery, card on delivery, beds on credit, EFT, and a number of store card options. We offer beds on credit Via Mobicred, an online service provider that allows you to buy from various merchants throughout S.A. Our delivery lead time to your home is generally 2-3 working days and can be sooner if we have the item in stock. 

Taking care of your single bed

Each mattress we deliver will contain a warranty card packaged in the mattress wrapping. Please locate this card that will give you the turning instructions, care tips, and valuable warranty information for that particular model. Please read the document carefully and keep it in a safe place along with your invoice. 

Use these helpful tips to get the most out of your bed:

Always adhere to the manufacturer's recommendations so you are within the scope of the warranty terms and conditions. Some manufacturers will insist on using a mattress protector as part of their policy. A protector is always a good idea to help guard your asset from accidental moisture exposure and keeping it hygienic. Enjoy shopping our range of single beds for sale.