But only if they are old enough to be using a full size bed. Some hotels use top sheets, some don't. I will follow up with the hotels. Whilst a 9 tog if you want a medium temperature duvet or for spring. Posted by Laurel. For more informations and set up your cookies. All requests and claims should be addressed to: Shop Marriott/HOTELSATHOME - 163 rue de la Belle Etoile - Business Park Paris Nord 2 – Bât 6B - 95700 ROISSY EN FRANCE - France. The duvet filling is what makes a duvet feel totally amazing or utterly awful! *€500 off the Marriott Bed and up to 30% off the rest of the site. You must have JavaScript enabled in your browser to utilize the functionality of this website. Look out for these top independent industry certifications: Plus, for down and feather fillings like scooms duvets: Environmental impact You might also want to consider the environmental impact of your duvet choice. I wouldn't bring a sheet from home, but if you absolutely needed one, you could pick up an inexpensive one in France. Edgar made my day!!! Studies have shown that synthetic bedding can harbour more allergens because the casing weaving is often looser, allowing the mites to get in. I actually prefer just having a duvet or at home I just use a quilt (not to get personal but we each have our own quilt...no more tug of war). Chat Live Available in several chic Marriott designs, our duvet covers offer a gentle level of comfort. Down and feather fillings are the most popular natural duvet fillings. Wish there was a LOL button to click! The majority of natural fillings are machine washable, durable and biodegradable. Of course, halfway thru the night, it got too hot, so I pushed it off me, Thirty min later I'm too cold. There are two main types of duvet filling to choose from, natural or synthetic. It's not a word used over here. (Width x length.). Since we tend to sleep just under a sheet in the summer, but we do like at least a sheet, this was problematic. It is of course twice as thick as a sheet, but much thinner than the comforter it covered. Synthetic fibres can be manufactured to different widths of thickness and quality so make sure the duvet feels well filled. These are standard UK bedding measurements so if you know your mattress size, you can easily work out which duvet size you need. We like to have a top sheet too because the duvets are usually too hot. French people traditionally don't use duvets. Natural fillings such as down, feather and wool, unlike synthetic fillings, are biodegradable, take less energy to produce and don’t contain plastic microfibres. I like a cool to chilly room to sleep in. You can unsubscribe at any time via the links in each of our emails. For warmer climates and hot summer nights, a good quality 4.5 tog down or luxury microfibre duvet is ideal. How to choose a duvet - 10 things you need to know to choose the best duvet: So, what does ‘tog’ stand for and what tog duvet should you get? Our Privacy Policy. Our best duvet buying guide covers the 10 most important things to think about when buying a duvet: tog rating, duvet filling, fill power & weight, how the duvet is made and the environmental impact. When it's time to snuggle in for the night, Marriott's blankets and comforters have you covered. The majority of bedding allergies are actually to dust mites. Double Bed. Having specially tightly woven duvet and pillow cases so the tiny gaps between the cotton fibres are too small for the mites to get in. Tip #3. Seems like someone from a different part of the US set the standard across their hotel chains. Really good quality microfibre can give the feel of a high ratio down duvet but it can’t match down’s loft and airiness. And at home it's so much quicker to make your bed in the morning! No one's going to control what goes into your bag. It is hypoallergenic, provides good temperature regulation and can be both washed and tumble dried. Spring duvets & autumn duvets - 7 to 10.5 tog will keep you warmer when the nights are colder in the spring and autumn. Marriott proprietary information. Regenerated or recycled hollowfibre duvets: Sometimes called rPET. I'm confused how anyone can be confused by a duvet! (Width x length.) Choose a cot bed duvet, which measures 120cm x 150cm (3ft 11" x 4ft 11").. Microfibre duvets: Fine synthetic fibre made from polyester. You will see Hungarian goose down (like scooms! A duvet with higher fill power will also be lighter, recover its fullness more easily when shaken in the morning and be more durable, so it will last longer.