When you need to sleep a crowd, there's nothing more fun—or efficient—than bunk beds. Here are our 20 favorite ideas for taking any bunk room from campy to cool.
Photo: Tria Giovan
In the boys' bunk room in our 2012 Ultimate Beach House, each bunk has a privacy curtain and a sconce controlled by an individual switch so kids can stay up and read or snooze as they please. The top bunks' safety rails double as tracks for ladders that slide along the beds. The gray-beige color scheme is equally suited to a rowdy group of boys or an adult looking for a quiet getaway.