Our Top Ten Kids’ Beds Under £500

At Cuckooland, our kids’ beds come in all sizes, colours, styles… and, of course, budgets!

So, if you’re looking for an incredible new bed for your child, the good news is it doesn’t need to break the bank. Many of our most popular kids’ beds will set you back less than £500 (for some, a lot less!)

We’ve selected some of our favourite kids’ beds under £500*, to help you create the room of your little one’s dreams for less!

*Prices are correct at the time of writing, subject to change.

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1. Marlowe Mid Sleeper Bed

Marlowe Mid Sleeper Bed

The Marlowe Mid Sleeper is one of our most popular affordable kid’s beds – and it’s easy to see why!

This stylish and practical bed has wide steps with built-in storage, high sides to keep little ones safe at night, and a play area underneath that makes the perfect den.

At less than £500, this feature-packed cabin bed is an absolute steal!

2. Dallas Single Bed

Dallas Single Bed

The house bed trend is going nowhere, and the Dallas Day Bed is a low-cost way to bring it into your kid’s bedroom.

The tipi frame is ideal for displaying lights, bunting, or other décor. You could even add a canopy and create an enclosed sleeping area for your child.

Even with the optional trundle drawer added, the bed still comes in at well under £500 – so you can host sleepovers within budget too!

3. Fraser Single Storage Bookcase Bed with Trundle Drawer

Fraser Single Storage Bookcase Bed with Trundle Drawer

Functional Fraser is here to bring understated storage to your child’s bedroom.

Built-in shelves in the headboard provide the perfect place to store their favourite books and night-time essentials, and the included trundle drawer (yes, the trundle is included in the price!) provides further storage or space for a spare mattress.

Fraser is available in White or Grey, so you can choose which one best suits your little bookworm’s room!

4. Alfie Modular Mid Sleeper Bed

Alfie Modular Bed - Mid Sleeper with Storage
Alfie Modular Bed - Single Bed & Bookcase

Not only is modular Alfie priced under £500, but you also get multiple furniture pieces for the price of one!

This clever bed can be arranged as a mid-sleeper with storage underneath, a mid-sleeper bed with a separate bookcase, or a low single bed with a bookcase.

This means the bed can last your child much longer than a standard mid-sleeper, as they’ll be able to use it well into their teenage years!

5. Louis Mid Sleeper Cabin Bed

Louis Mid Sleeper Cabin Bed

Looking for an affordable space-saving bed? Feast your eyes on the Louis Mid Sleeper Cabin Bed.

This cool cabin bed is packed with additional furniture that you might otherwise have to purchase separately – including a 2-door storage cabinet and kid’s desk.

All of this makes it excellent value for money. The Louis Bed is perfect for achieving a Scandinavian-style kid’s bedroom on a budget!

6. New York Metal Kids Single Bed

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New York Metal Kids Single Bed in Yellow

An easy way to brighten up any kid’s bedroom without breaking the bank is with our New York Metal Single Bed.

This modern kid’s bed is available in a range of bright, powder-coated finishes, including Yellow, Red and Blue, to add a pop of colour to your little one’s room. Accessorise with colourful patterned bedding to complete the contemporary look.

The New York Bed is also available in a Small Double size for less than £500, which might be ideal if your child is older and needs a bigger bed – or if you want to hop in to read a bedtime story!

7. Kids Tipi Bed

Kids Tipi Bed

Our Kids Tipi Bed is a fantastic, low-cost option for a toddler or younger child.

Styled with Cotton Ball lights, bunting or faux greenery, it’s easy to make this bed fit any theme. You could even add the optional Tipi Canopy (still for well under £500) to transform it into an enclosed tipi bed.

The floor style makes this bed safer for little ones, as they don’t have far to fall if they roll out of bed in the middle of the night!

8. Vox 4 You 4 Poster Single Bed

Vox 4 You 4 Poster Single Bed

Give your little one a taste of luxury for less with the Vox 4 You 4 Poster Single Bed.

Whether you hang drapes or lights over the frame or leave it bare, nothing feels more decadent than a four-poster bed.

The bed base has an adjustable height, so you can alter it as your child grows and ensure the longevity of your fabulous new kids’ furniture.

9. Olivia Mid Sleeper Bed with Storage

Olivia Mid Sleeper Bed with Storage

Understated Olivia is another of our most popular kids’ beds that won’t set you back more than £500.

There’s storage space in each of the deep steps and shelves on the side. The raised style means plenty of room underneath for more storage or for kids to play.

This bed is a real bargain considering the style and quality on offer!

10. Kids Avenue Mini Playhouse Bed

Kids Avenue Mini Playhouse Bed

Finally, if your little one insists on a treehouse bed for their room makeover, check out the Mini Playhouse Bed by Kids Avenue.

This bed features a short ladder for kids to climb into their ‘house’, which consists of a bed with a roof, side panel, and built-in window – ideal for roleplaying games.

Under the bed, you’ll find plenty of space for storage. If you’ve got slightly more cash to splash, there are versions of this bed with storage cubes, drawers and a desk underneath.

Found the Ultimate Kid’s Bed for Under £500?

Not only are these beds affordable, but many can be dispatched in as little as 24 hours (check the dispatch information on the product page to confirm). We also offer mattresses and installation options on most of our beds, so you don’t have to get the toolbox out if you don’t want to! To discuss any of our Cuckooland kids’ beds, call us on +44 (0) 1305 231231 or email customerservice@cuckooland.com.


With more than 10 years’ experience in providing advice and support to parents looking for their perfect kids bed, mother of 2, Nathalie Davis is passionate about helping children develop. In her role as Director of Product Procurement at Cuckooland, Nathalie has helped thousands of parents improve their children’s sleep and sleeping habits through the beds and mattresses she sources and the articles she writes. In her spare time she teaches her Golden Retriever to be a responsible vegetarian and is often spotted sifting through clothes at her local Charity Shops.

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