The Ultimate Guide to Finding the Comfiest Couch in Australia

When it comes to home comforts, nothing quite compares to sinking into a plush, inviting couch after a long day. Whether you’re curling up with a book, watching your favourite show, or simply relaxing, the right couch can make all the difference. In this guide, we’ll explore what makes a couch truly comfy, where to find the best options in Australia, and how to choose the perfect one for your living space.

momu Comfiest Couch showcasing in drawing room

What Makes a Couch Comfy?

Understanding Comfort

Comfort in a couch comes down to several key factors. These include the quality of the materials used, the design and support offered, and the overall aesthetics that make you feel at home. Here are the essential elements to consider:

Cushion Fillings

The type of filling in the cushions greatly affects the comfort level. Common fillings include:

  • Foam: Provides firm support but can be less breathable.
  • Feather and Down: Extremely soft and luxurious but requires regular fluffing.
  • Memory Foam: Offers excellent support and contours to your body shape.
  • Polyester: Affordable and maintains its shape well, though not as durable as other options.

Frame Construction

A sturdy frame ensures longevity and consistent comfort. Hardwood frames, such as those made from oak, beech, or ash, are durable and reliable. Avoid couches with particleboard or plastic frames as they are less durable.

Upholstery Fabric

The fabric covering your couch plays a significant role in both comfort and maintenance. Popular options include:

  • Linen: Breathable and soft, ideal for warmer climates.
  • Leather: Durable leather and easy to clean, but can be cold to sit on initially.
  • Velvet: Luxuriously velvet soft and adds a touch of elegance.
  • Microfiber: Durable, stain-resistant, and comfortable.

Ergonomic Design

A well-designed couch supports your body in a natural, comfortable position. Look for:

  • Proper seat depth: Deep enough to support your thighs but not so deep that your legs dangle.
  • Back support: Cushions that support the natural curve of your spine.
  • Armrests: Should be at a comfortable height and width.

Couch of momu in drawing room

How to Choose the Perfect Couch for Your Home

Selecting the right couch involves more than just finding one that looks good. Here are some tips to ensure you choose the perfect couch for your home:

Measure Your Space

Before purchasing a couch, measure your living space to ensure it will fit comfortably. Consider the following:

  • Room size: Ensure the couch doesn’t overwhelm the room or block any pathways.
  • Doorways and hallways: Make sure the couch can be delivered and moved into the room without hassle.

Consider Your Lifestyle

Your lifestyle plays a significant role in determining the best couch for you. Think about:

  • Family and pets: Durable, stain-resistant fabrics are ideal for homes with children or pets.
  • Usage: If you frequently entertain guests, consider a larger couch or sectional. For a reading nook, a smaller, cosy loveseat might be perfect.

Test for Comfort

Whenever possible, test the couch in person. Sit on it, lie on it, and try different positions to ensure it meets your comfort needs. Pay attention to:

  • Seat depth and height: Make sure it’s comfortable for extended periods.
  • Cushion firmness: Check if the cushions provide the right balance of support and softness.

Match Your Decor

Choose a couch that complements your existing decor. Consider:

  • Colour: Neutral colours are versatile and timeless, while bold colours can make a statement.
  • Style: Ensure the couch fits the overall aesthetic of your home, whether it’s modern, traditional, or eclectic.


Set a realistic budget before you start shopping. Remember that a higher price often reflects better quality materials and construction, which can be a worthwhile investment for long-term comfort.


Discover the Comfiest Couch in Australia: MOMU’s Ultimate Comfort Collection

The Weekender Chaise

Price: $10,550
Size: L 295 x D 180 x H 80cm
Custom Sizes Available

Experience unparalleled comfort with the Weekender Chaise. This generously sized sofa ensures that everyone in the family finds their perfect spot, thanks to its premium comfort cushions and luxurious Momu fabric. Designed with both relaxation and style in mind, the Weekender Chaise is a testament to MOMU's commitment to quality and durability, featuring a full 10-year warranty. Proudly made in Melbourne, this stunning piece is available for viewing in our showroom.

Grey sofa with two seat cushions and a large chaise


Price: $5,850
Size: 2.0 Seat - L 165 x D 100 x H 80cm
Custom Sizes Available

For those with limited space, the Delta sofa offers a sophisticated solution. Its slim arms maximise seating area without compromising on comfort. Ideal for cosy lounges, this 2.0 seat option maintains MOMU’s signature quality with premium comfort cushions and durable Momu fabric. Like all our products, the Delta comes with a full 10-year warranty and is crafted in Melbourne. Visit our showroom to see the Delta in person.

Dark green two seat velvet sofa with black steel legs

Conran Modular

Price: $14,450
Size: L 255 x D 255 x H 80cm
Custom Sizes Available

The Conran Modular is loved for its versatility and expansive comfort. Perfect for larger living spaces, this modular sofa offers the same luxury and comfort as the original Conran, with added room for more seating options. Featuring MOMU’s premium comfort cushions and fabric, this piece is built to last, with a 10-year warranty backing its durability. Proudly made in Melbourne, the Conran Modular can be viewed in our showroom.


Finding the comfiest couch in Australia involves understanding what makes a couch comfortable, knowing where to shop, and choosing one that fits your lifestyle and home decor. By considering the factors outlined in this guide, you’ll be well on your way to selecting a couch that you’ll love for years to come.

So, are you ready to find the perfect couch and elevate your living space to a new level of comfort? Start your search today and transform your home into the cosy haven you deserve.

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