Best Earplugs for Sleep

Having trouble getting a good night sleep due to noise? If you live with a heavy snorer, in a loud apartment, with a little kid, near a train track or in the path of an airport you know just how hard it can be to stay asleep in a loud environment. We found the best earplugs for sleeping in order to help you fall asleep faster and stay in bed all night.

Using earplugs at night might seem difficult, but if you have ever tried to sleep in a loud, busy room you know what a lifesaver they can be when it is time for bed.

Most people associate earplugs with uncomfortable cotton balls or equipment used in an industrial environment but modern earplugs for sleep are surprisingly comfortable, you might even forget you are wearing them!

Best Earplugs for Sleeping with a Snorer

HEAROS Xtreme Earplugs

Need a pair of earplugs that will silence even the loudest snorer? The HEAROS Xtreme Noise Canceling Earplugs have a NRR 33 Hearing rating and are a great choice for blocking the sounds of a snoring roommate or partner!

Best Earplugs for Side Sleepers

Mack’s Ear Care Ultra Soft

Side sleepers have it tough when it comes to earplugs, most are too big to sleep comfortably or too small to block noise. Mack’s Ear Care Ultrasoft Earplugs are the perfect choice for side sleepers to get a good night sleep!

Best Noise Cancelling Earplugs

Ear Buddy Premium Foam Ear Plugs

If you are a frequent traveler or just have to sleep in a loud environment on a regular basis investing in a good pair of noise canceling headphones is a good idea.. Check out the The Ear Buddy Premium Soft Foam Ear Plugs!

Best Earplugs for Sleeping with a Snorer

HEAROS Xtreme Protection Noise Cancelling Earplugs Review

Sleeping with a snorer is difficult. Snoring is a medical condition so it can be hard to blame your partner or roommate but you need a good nights rest also! The HEAROS Xtreme Protection Noise Cancelling Earplugs.

Our favorite earplugs for sleeping with a partner or roommate that snores all night are the HEAROS Xtreme Protection Noise Cancelling Earplugs.

These foam earplugs are great for blocking out noise while you sleep. Each pair can be used multiple times while staying comfortable and clean!

How to Insert

The HEAROS Xtreme Earplugs can be inserted before bed by squeezing them between your fingers and inserting them into your ear until, stopping before it goes in too deep. Make sure not to insert your earplugs too deep or you might find yourself heading to the doctor!

Best Earplugs for Side Sleepers

Mack's Ear Care Ultra Soft Ear Plug Review


Many side sleepers have trouble finding earplugs that comfortably fit in their ear while still blocking noise. Side sleepers need a sleek, smaller earplug that fits tightly in the ear and does not press against the pillow or bed. Mack’s Ear Care Ultra Soft Ear Plugs are our favorite earplugs for sensitive side sleepers looking for plugs that won’t cause discomfort all night.

Mack’s Ear Care Ultra Soft Ear Plugs may not be the most eye catching ear plugs on the market but don’t let their lack of flash fool you, they are one of the best, with a NRR 32 dB rating it will take some effort to wake you!

Side sleepers have always complained about compression, over expansion and other discomfort from ear plugs pressing against pillows, sheets and mattresses. While no plug is perfect for all ear shapes and sleeping styles Mack’s Ear Plugs fit snuggly inside your ear with minimal contact with your pillow.

Best Noise Cancelling Earplugs

Ear Buddy Premium Foam Ear Plugs Review


Sleeping in a loud room is difficult but with a good pair of noise blocking earplugs you might be able to get some shut eye. If you have a noisy roommate, loud neighbors or a new baby and blocking sounds is your primary concern the might be the best earplugs for you.

The Ear Buddy Foam Earplugs have a NRR 32 decibel rating and work great for blocking out noise while sleeping. These earplugs work great both at home as well as on the road, in airports, dorms and other loud environments.

The Polyurethane foam is incredibly comfortable and conforms well to the inner ear, without over expanding and causing discomfort. Many ear plugs are too loose and fall out at night or too tight causing friction and irritation in the ear, the Ear Buddy earplugs rest in the ear canal and are so light you might forget you are wearing them.