A Family run business serving
local communities since 1959

A Family run business serving local communities since 1959

Our Story

Prestige Beds was founded by James Dunne in 1959
in Blackburn and the company was one of the first in
the country to specialise in bed and mattress sales,
making us the go to company for those seeking bed
shops in Manchester and across Lancashire.

Prestige Beds was founded by James Dunne in 1959 in Blackburn and the company was one of the first in the country to specialise in bed and mattress sales, making us the go to company for those seeking bed shops in Manchester and across Lancashire.

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1959

Prestige Beds is founded by James Dunne with a store on Eanam, Blackburn. James was a pioneer in establishing the first known bed specialists in the UK.

1974

After a successful first shop James decides to expand the business and goes on to open a second store in Padiham, near Burnley.

1983

James’ son, Joseph, comes into the business bring in a second generation of the family into the fold.

1989

Joseph takes on a larger role within Prestige Beds, becoming a director of company.

1990

Joseph expands the business further into the Blackburn area, opening a new site with a warehouse facility on Hart Street.

1991

Prestige Beds officially move within Blackburn from Eanam to Hart St, making it the business’ new headquarters

2000

Further success sees Joseph purchase a third store on Burnley Road in Blackburn, just off Junction 6 of the M65 motorway.

2003

Joseph’s son, James, comes into the business, bringing a third generation of the family into the company.

2008

Prestige beds opens its first store in Preston on Southgate, expanding its presence across Lancashire.

2010

Joseph acquires the well-established Bold Street Beds in Preston, and a move from Southgate follows.

2014

After 40 years in Padiham, Prestige moves to a purpose-built location right in the heart of Burnley.

2017

Prestige Beds win the prestigious NBF (National Bed Federation) Retailer Of The Year Award for 2017/18.

Our Heritage

It is a family owned company with a proud heritage spanning over 5 decades, and with the celebration of its 50th anniversary in 2009 came the opening of their fourth showroom in Preston, providing the area with the high level of service they have done for half a century in Blackburn, Burnley and the surrounding areas.

James’ son and Managing Director, Joe Dunne, said: “When Prestige Beds was first established, most companies focused on general furnishings, so we were the original bed specialists.”

He added: “We have a good reputation for offering professional, expert advice and a personal service in choosing the right bed or mattress, whether it is pocket sprung, memory foam, open coil or latex.

Our Bed Stores in Lancashire

Prestige Beds works with some of the business’s top suppliers, such as Vispring, Silentnight, Sealy, Sleepeezee, Slumberland, Myers, Rest Assured and Relyon.

We stock a comprehensive range of over 1,000 beds and mattresses, such as divan beds, bedsteads, children’s beds and adjustable remote control beds along with pocket-sprung, memory foam and latex mattresses. These are available in all sizes from single (90cm) up to super king-size (180cm) beds and mattresses. Along with these standard sizes we also stock three-quarter sizes (120cm) and custom, made to measure sizes. From our bed showroom in Lancashire, we deliver all these products across the North West and Lancashire, so waste no more time looking for bed shops in Lancashire!

Our first-class delivery service eliminates the tireless task of trailing around looking for similar standard bed shops in Lancashire and beyond. For those within a 30-mile radius of our Blackburn stores, we can deliver any product above £399 for free. Not only this, we will assemble your bed and also remove your old one to save you from the hassle. So waste no more time looking for standard bed shops in Lancashire and Blackburn, contact Prestige Beds today and see what we can do with you.