The Kolcraft Mattress are very soft and durable for young children. These mattresses can withstand many stains that can result from indigestion and other issues. They are easy to clean and help busy parents on the go. Not only does this mattress stay clean and is soft but is also helps support the baby while they sleep. This is a great mattress for parents who are looking to give their child a supported sleep on a soft surface and something that is easily cleaned.