Bunk beds create and playful charm while providing space-saving solutions. Space is becoming increasingly important in modern homes, and every homeowner needs to think vertically when trying to save space. Bunk beds are incorporated into many children’s room. However, bunk beds bring with them several advantages and as such, they are not limited for use in children’s bedrooms. As you will soon find out, bunk beds make a great addition to adults’ rooms also.

Bunk beds are available in a wide variety of styles and themes. If you are skeptical about incorporating bunk beds in your rooms, you need not worry. There are plenty of smart bunk bed designs you can adopt for your home.

Moda Bunk Bed by R&B comes with smart storage solutions

Even though the main advantage of bunk beds is the space-saving solutions they provide, it is important to also consider other factors while selecting a bunk bed. The design of the bunk bed is important, especially if you are going to use in a kid’s room.

Below are ideas to inspire you in case you are considering getting a bunk bed;

Two-in-one design: Combined bunk and loft bed designs

How about a bunk bed tower in the bedroom?

How about a bunk bed tower in the bedroom?
by Michael Abrams Limited

Lovely girls’ bedroom with a colorful bunk bed

Lovely girls’ bedroom with a colorful bunk bed
By Savio & Rupa Interior Concepts

Trendy kids’ room with a bubble chair and bunk beds

Trendy kids’ room with a bubble chair and bunk beds
By Chango & Co.

Sophisticated bunk bed design

Sophisticated bunk bed design
by Kraig Kalashian

White and purple bunk bed for girls’ bedroom

White and purple bunk bed for girls’ bedroom

Custom-made bunk bed design for small bedroom

Custom-made bunk bed design for small bedroom
by Karen White Interior Design

Contemporary girls’ bedroom in white with plush bunk beds and contemporary lighting feature

Contemporary girls’ bedroom in white with plush bunk beds and contemporary lighting feature
by Betty Wasserman

Easily foldable twin bunk beds

Easily foldable twin bunk beds
By Caden Design Group

Built-In Units and Custom Solutions

Many homeowners opt for bunk bed installations to save space. However, it is important that every homeowner chooses a bunk bed that is in line with the design of the room. For this reason, it is always better for homeowners to choose custom designs and built-in units that are built specifically with the design of the room in mind.

Beach-style kids’ bedroom with twin bunk beds

Beach-style kids’ bedroom with twin bunk beds by Amy Maguire

Custom bunk beds with in-built storage and staircase

Custom bunk beds with in-built storage and staircase
by Lovelace Interiors

Striped carpet gives the room an urbane look

Striped carpet gives the room an urbane look
by H&H Design

Bunk beds attached to the wall to create space in the center of the room

Bunk beds attached to the wall to create space in the center of the room

Large families are embracing bunk rooms as a way to solve sleeping arrangements and save space. Joining large families in adopting this trend are luxury retreats and cabin resorts that cater for the accommodation needs of families. These resorts add a casual and exciting vibe to their bunk rooms in order to perfectly mimic the holiday environment. These bunk rooms are usually cozy and comfortable.

Blue and white color scheme is a classic that always works for boys’ bedroom

Blue and white color scheme is a classic that always works for boys’ bedroom
by Lauren Leonard Interiors

Bunk beds on the inside and outside!

Bunk beds on the inside and outside!
by Raymond Forehand

Innovative wooden wall with several bunk beds

Innovative wooden wall with several bunk beds
By H2O Architects

The grey drapes covering the bed area and the upholstered furniture add class and elegance to this bunk room

The grey drapes covering the bed area and the upholstered furniture add class and elegance to this bunk room.
by Harman Wilde

Beautiful bunk beds inspired by a coastal theme

Beautiful bunk beds inspired by a coastal theme
by Jennifer Brouwer Design

Sconce lights for each bunk allow you to grab a book while in bed

Sconce lights for each bunk allow you to grab a book while in bed
by Studio Frank

Simple and minimalist bunk room design

Simple and minimalist bunk room design

Creative Design and Smart Storage Solutions

Choosing a bunk bed with in-built storage is important especially if it the bed is meant for a child’s room. In-built storage can be in form of shelves or drawers. Contemporary bunk beds are available in a wide variety of shapes, sizes and designs. While some bunk beds may be in form a loft bed with a standalone lower bunk, others are in form of a fold-away Murphy bed and others have cool trundle bed features that your kids are bound to love.

Bunk bed with trundle feature saves up on space

Bunk bed with trundle feature saves up on space

Twin Bunk Bed with plenty of storage options

Twin Bunk Bed with plenty of storage options
by Vons Furniture

Cool contemporary bunk beds for the trendy modern bedroom

Cool contemporary bunk beds for the trendy modern bedroom
by Leone Design Studio

In most bunk beds, the storage area is usually placed under the lower bunk. In other bunk beds, the storage space is placed behind the stairs that lead up to the upper bunk. Some more complex bunk beds are incorporated with wall units that are integrated with a study table and/ or closet.

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Kids’ bedroom with colorful and exuberant details

Kids’ bedroom with colorful and exuberant details

Matching decor accentuates the look of the bedroom

Matching decor accentuates the look of the bedroom

Red and blue is a popular color scheme in the kids’ bedroom

Red and blue is a popular color scheme in the kids’ bedroom

Turn a loft bed into a bunk bed with some innovative planning

Turn a loft bed into a bunk bed with some innovative planning
by Incorporated

Kids bedroom with compact bunk beds and a study

Kids bedroom with compact bunk beds and a study

Twin bed over full bunk bed with stairs that double as drawers

Twin bed over full bunk bed with stairs that double as drawers

Sports themed kids’ bedroom with bunk beds and built-in storage

Sports themed kids’ bedroom with bunk beds and built-in storage
By Visbeen Architects

Ladders, Ropes and Slides

One common fact about kids is that they dislike dull and boring décor. Spice up your kid’s life by creating a bunk bed that is fun and interesting. You can add entertainment features such as ladders, ropes and slides to your kid’s bunk bed.

Gorgeous wooden bunk bed with a slide!

Gorgeous wooden bunk bed with a slide!
by Martin Perri Interiors

Creative take on bunk beds with fun ladder

Creative take on bunk beds with fun ladder

Make the bunk beds a lot more fun with a slide and ropes

Make the bunk beds a lot more fun with a slide and ropes

Make the bunk beds a lot more fun with a slide and ropes

Make the bunk beds a lot more fun with a slide and ropes

Why not put the lower bunk on casters!

Why not put the lower bunk on casters!
by CG&S Design-Build

Small bunk bed with a slide in a colorful kids’ bedroom

Small bunk bed with a slide in a colorful kids’ bedroom
by Cynthia Prizant – Prizant Design

Sophisticated Adult Bunk Bed Designs

Most people think that bunk beds are solely meant for kids. However, this is not always the case. Bunk beds can make the perfect addition to adult bedrooms also, with the right style and design. Bunk beds offer space-saving solutions for people who share living spaces such as studio apartments. There are plenty of sophisticated adult bunk bed designs that can provide space solutions in your home.

Bunk bed design idea for adult bedroom

Bunk bed design idea for adult bedroom
by Shane D. Inman

Elegant adult bunk bed for a contemporary home design

Elegant adult bunk bed for a contemporary home design
by Design Fab

Bunk beds with individual lighting for each bunk area

Bunk beds with individual lighting for each bunk area

Modern adult bedroom with stylish bunk beds and upholstered stools

Modern adult bedroom with stylish bunk beds and upholstered stools
by Knudson Interiors

Stylish bedroom with cool, contemporary decor additions

Stylish bedroom with cool, contemporary decor additions

Smart bunk bed idea is perfect for adult rooms as well

Smart bunk bed idea is perfect for adult rooms as well
by Room & Board

Most adult rooms would struggle to pull off such an elegant look!

Most adult rooms would struggle to pull off such an elegant look!
by Becky Harris

Hint of Rustic Charm

The rustic cabin design is especially perfect for adult bunk beds. The rustic look creates an adult atmosphere and ambience effortlessly. If you are looking to explore new décor styles in your home or bedroom, then you should definitely get a bunk bed. Bunk beds will make a great addition to your guest room and are bound to come in handy when you have guests sleeping over.

Amazing bedroom draws its inspiration from medieval dungeons! by

Amazing bedroom draws its inspiration from medieval dungeons!
by Highline Partners

Compact boys’ bedroom with a rustic theme by Platinum Series

Compact boys’ bedroom with a rustic theme
by Platinum Series by Mark Molthan

Rustic cabin-styled bedroom with innovative bunk bed

Rustic cabin-styled bedroom with innovative bunk bed
by Peace Design

Chalet in Courchevel with bunk beds

Chalet in Courchevel with bunk beds

Classic bunk bed design with stairs

Classic bunk bed design with stairs

Kids’ room tries to recreate an outdoor camping vibe

Kids’ room tries to recreate an outdoor camping vibe
by Landmark Homes

 

source: Decoist