There is a clear winner here at AT in the category of Air Mattresses. Thanks to everyone who chimed in about how to put up guests without having a guest room when you also don't want to ask them to stay at a hotel. See our winner and where to get her cheap after the cut.
The clear winner is the Aerobed mattress. You all had extremely positive things to say about her. So we looked up the best places to find one and it came down to 3 choices:
So now we just have to decide which one we want to get. And no matter what we will use the motorized blowing up mechanism, we still have bad memories of trying to blow up those inflatable rafts for the pool without a bicycle pump. Never again.