Love this play area over the bed, like the anti-loft bed. I think I& leave off the first couple of steps of the ladder and make it a safer place for the older kids to play with and store their LEGO creations. (Apartment Therapy with loft bed inspiration)
Make going to bed fun for your kids with this School House Stair Bunk from NE Kids. This bed features a staircase with built-in drawers and a rich chocolate color. With two twin beds, this bunk is great for shared bedrooms. Bunk bed with stairs.
27 Ways To Rethink Your Bed: Bed in a Closet. Also check out the Roll-Away Bed under a Platform; Cool way to quickly tidy up a small space, and keep pet hair off the bed! Maybe put a little reading or office space on top on the bed?