How Big is a California King Size Mattress?
A California king size mattress is 72 inches wide by 84 inches long. California king beds are perfect for couples sharing a bed without needing to compromise on comfort and firmness making it the longest of the standard mattress sizes.
Why Is It Called a "California King"This product was developed in the 1920s and 1930s for stars in Hollywood wanting for beds that were grander, therefore the general agreement was that California was the first state to manufacture and market them.
Pros & Cons
- More room for partners
- Sturdy for overweight people
- Extra space for kids, pets, or multiple partners
- Doesn’t transfer motion too much
- Linen compatibility
- Tend to be expensive
- Heavy and hard to move
- Takes up a lot of space in room