What is the secret to getting your kids into their beds at night? A bunk bed! There’s just something about climbing up a ladder to get into bed that sparks a child’s sense of adventure. Plus a bunk is the ultimate space-saving solution for siblings who share a room — though there might be a pillow fight over who gets to sleep at the top.
Today’s bunk beds have advanced far beyond their more basic forebears. Slides, steps and storage cubbies are just some of the ingenious features available. We’ve pulled together some of the cutest options here. Who knows, your kids might even start going to bed early!
Novogratz Maxwell Metal Bunk Bed
This bunk bed from the Novogratz design gurus is sleek and modern. Made of study metal, it comes in an array of fun colors.
Oeuf Perch Bunk Bed
The Perch bed is compact, versatile — and oh so majorly gorgeous. You can take out the bottom bunk and use it as a loft, or position the bottom bed perpendicular to the top to make some extra space below.
Twin Over Twin Bunk Bed
You won’t need a playhouse with this bed. Bottom and top bunks have slats for mattresses and the wood is finished in a nontoxic stain.
Harper Twin Low Loft Bed
An ideal low-rise style bed with one sweet accessory, a slide! This bed is going to make transitioning from a crib super easy.
Mobby Loft Bed
The Mobby bed includes a set of side stairs for easy accessibility and cutouts for some fun action play. The steps open for extra toy storage — who doesn’t need that?
Abridged White Glaze Low Twin Bunk Bed
This stunner from Land of Nod is a loft bed with a roll out twin below. Scaled down in proportion to most bunk beds and with an integrated ladder on the side, it’s the ideal solution for small spaces and tiny tots.
Camiflex Bunk Bed
The nice thing about this solidly constructed bunk is that when the kids get bigger, you can separate it into two distinct twin beds. Add-ons include an optional trundle and storage drawers.
Tuffing Bunk Bed
Nothing beats Ikea for utility. The central ladder in this bed acts as a guardrail for little kids. The top bunk includes mesh lining for breathability. And it has a low-rise profile for kids on the smaller side.
Sienna Rose Twin Over Full
This twin over full bed is a great option for kids hitting a growth spurt. With crisp and timeless style, it comes in a load of colors.
Brantley II Full Over Queen Bed
Raising some bound-for-pro basketball players? This industrial-style bed accommodates a full over a queen-sized mattress.
Reston Metal Triple Bunk Bed
This triple bunk is sleepover heaven … well, until someone wakes everybody up. The vintage styling is really cool.
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