Bunk beds are a great choice if you have kids at home. They do not occupy much space and most kids just love them. They have a fun and playful vibe that attracts children. Pick dreamy and fancy designs that will give a boost to your child’s imagination and enthusiasm. But, keep safety and longevity in mind before settling for a design. The bed should be strong enough to withstand wear and tear. Go for a piece with high railings to keep your children out of harm’s way. Plus, it would be great if come across one that has storage space. Here are a few bunk beds that will make your kids get into their jammies within seconds.
Twin-sized hardwood bunk bed
This is a sturdy hardwood bed with square posts and slats. The headboard and footboard ensure safety. Children will like climbing up and down the ladder. The upper bunk can bear a weight of 150 lbs, so make sure you don’t nestle in here with your kids. Its length is about 80 while width is 40 inches. Available in a variety of finishes, you will have to assemble the bed yourself.
Roman arch style appearance gives it a dreamy look, right out of the story books your kiddies love to read at night.
Bunk Bed Design from Argington
Known as Uffizi, the white and black colors of the piece will blend easily in any setting. The black hue is not very stark; it is actually a dark shade of walnut. Thus, it will bring out the look of woody finishes around the room. Match it up with wooden pieces daubed in deep reds and browns.
The frame carved out gives the bunk the look of a miniature house or hut. It is a great choice for a little girl or two of them. They would love to hold their make believe tea parties in here.
Nested Bunk Beds by Tsai Design Studio
This one is for large families who have a bunch of kids to look after. This clever bunk can accommodate seven children at a time. It closes upright with each bed stacking right above the other. When folded open, it forms a ladder like trail of seven beds. You can make room for guests with this add on. Kiddies who like to invite friends over for pajama parties will give thumbs up to this one.
It helps to save on space as you can fold out just the number of beds needed and all of them can also be lined straight, one below the other. The nifty design was crafted for South Africa’s townships, where homes are not very commodious. It has bagged the 36sqm Design Challenge award.
Space Shuttle Bunk Bed
If you have a sci-fi buff at home, then you must buy this piece. You children will spend hours piloting from inside the cockpit. The bunk is quite roomy and there is enough space inside for their mates also to join the expedition to outer space.
An additional wing is also available with this bed for which you will have to shell out $175. The paint on this hand crafted bed can be customized according to your liking.
The Dorena Twin Workstation Bunk Bed
A good solution for tight spaces, this bunk has a desk on the lower rung instead of another bed. The table below can fit a computer or notebook easily. The open shelves have plenty of storage space. It is about 80 inches in length, 40 in width and 74 in height. The rugged hardwood used to construct the piece has a deep cappuccino tint.
This is a good solution for your teenybopper’s dorm or boarding room. You can even prop it up in your holiday home.
Austin bunk bed
The tiny cupboard and shelves attached at one side of the bed make it look very cute. The bed is available in two colors: natural walnut and white. The raw wooden board along the edge gives it an earthy feel. It is a good addition to easygoing homes, which require clever space management.
The storage space is quite practical and lots of things can be stashed in here. If bed time stories are a routine, then you can keep books in here. A jug of water and flash light will be helpful for kids who habitually wake up at night. An alarm clock or lampshade can also be placed on the ledge.
Texas Bunk Bed by Electric Blue
This one is also a good solution for tight spaces. The bed looks really tough and will last for years. You can purchase it in neutrals like white or spring maple, the much loved chocolaty tint or even a perky orange. The storage space comprises cabinets and underbed drawers. The sliding ladder allows you to reach out to all the storage areas effortlessly.
These bunks are made keeping safety of your children in mind. Although the design is not registered with bunk safety standards, it meets the criteria laid out by safety standards for Australian bunks.
Columbia Full over Full Bunk Bed
This is a full sized bed for children. The bed has a solid make and a ladder has also been affixed. The high railing ensures your toddler’s safety. You can hoard blankets, sheets and extra pillows in the under bed drawer.
If your kid likes to curl up and enjoy a hot cup of cocoa before going off to sleep, then you must pick this spacious crib. Your kids will love lounging over here. In fact, you can also spend time with them in the bed whenever you want to read out stories.
Windsor Bunk Bed Twin over Twin Size with Raised Drawers
Cautious parents will love this bed. The paling averts accidental falls. The hardwood frame is quite robust. The design is practical with storage space etched out near the foot of the cot.
The thin dowels and high arches give the bed a fantasy filled appeal. It will remind your little angels of all the magical lore’s, fairy tales and princess stories they have heard.
Atlantic Furniture Richmond Bunk Bed Twin
Bunks with railing are a safe bet. The railings curve to form high arches, which makes the bed look charming and inviting. You little kiddies will look forward to sleeping in it every day. The strength of the bed is due to its hardwood body, tenon joinery and 26 steel reinforcement points.
There are many customizations available with this piece. You can choose either the floor length or clip on ladder. Colors available are; white, natural maple and antique walnut.