Santa, please stop here! The best kid's beds to hang their stocking from

With Christmas just around the corner, now’s the perfect time to treat your little one to a new bed, ready to hang up their stocking on 24th December.

Getting your child a new bed for Christmas also means you can wrap up gift shopping and redecorating their bedroom in one – genius, right?

If you’re looking for a bed that will beat Santa’s sleigh and arrive before the big day*, read on for our top kid’s beds to bring Ho Ho Ho-me this Christmas.

*Please check the dispatch information on the product page to ensure it will arrive in time.

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1. Marlowe Mid Sleeper Bed

Marlowe Mid Sleeper Bed

Give your little dreamer a bed, storage solution and play den in one with our bestselling Marlowe Mid Sleeper Bed.

The large, flat steps make it easy and comfortable for kids to climb into bed on Christmas Eve (straight to sleep now, or Santa won’t come!)

Storage in the sides of the steps offers a place to stash their toys, and the large area underneath is perfect for playing on Christmas morning – or for Santa to leave presents without waking little ones from their slumber.

2. Maxxi Cabin Bed with Slide

Maxxi Cabin Bed with Slide

The Maxxi Cabin Bed with Slide will enable small children to slide excitedly out of bed on Christmas morning (hopefully not too early!)

Storage shelves in the base of the bed and boxes on castors underneath provide a convenient place to store books, games and toys – which always seem to take over at Christmas.

There’s even a blackboard on the side of the bed, perfect for writing messages to Santa! Choose from 2 colours, White or Grey, to match their room.

3. Parisot Higher Kids High Sleeper Bed with Desk & Wardrobe

Parisot Higher Kids High Sleeper Bed with Desk & Wardrobe

Thinking ahead to the New Year and want somewhere for your little one to study as well as sleep? Then check out the Parisot Higher Kids High Sleeper Bed.

This multi-functional bed packs so much into its compact footprint that you might not need any other furniture! As well as the bed, there’s a desk, shelving unit and a single wardrobe with a sliding door.

If that wasn’t enough, there are also shelves running along the front and back of the bed to keep night-time essentials (or carrots and mince pies!) nearby.

4. Alfie Modular Mid Sleeper Bed

Alfie Modular Mid Sleeper Bed

Make Santa feel appreciated by encouraging your little one to write a thank you note on the built-in chalkboard of the Alfie Modular Mid Sleeper Bed.

This clever combination bed can be parted into a single bed and bookcase, giving it longevity and ensuring it will last your little one for many Christmases to come.

We think ‘Yule’ also be impressed by the quick dispatch times on this and many other of our Cuckooland beds – we’re faster than any reindeer!

5. Parisot Bibliobed Kids Bunk Bed

Parisot Bibliobed Kids Bunk Bed

Cousins coming to stay for Christmas? Then you need the Parisot Bibliobed Kids Bunk Bed!

This practical bunk bed features storage shelves behind the steps and each bed – ideal for holding advent calendars. If required, you can add an optional trundle drawer under the bottom bunk to create a third bed for guests.

The Scandinavian style of this bed can be easily decorated with bunting or fairy lights to make it look suitably festive.

6. Dallas House Bed

Dallas House Bed

Where better to hang your stocking than in your very own house?

The Dallas House Bed is a simple-yet-effective frame bed, available in a Natural or White finish. An optional trundle drawer provides space for storage or a spare bed.

The elves have been busy in their workshop, crafting this bed from solid pine! Even though it doesn’t have a chimney, we’re sure Santa will be stopping here.

7. Kids Avenue Mini Playhouse Bed with Storage

Kids Avenue Mini Playhouse Bed with Storage

The Kids Avenue Mini Playhouse Bed with Storage has something for everyone.

Children will love the cosy raised cabin style, complete with a roof and window, from which they’ll be able to watch the sky for signs of a sleigh.

Meanwhile, parents will appreciate the built-in storage, which comes in the form of a shelving unit and a pull-out drawer – great for concealing Christmas clutter.

8. Adventure Treehouse Bunk Bed with Slide

Adventure Treehouse Bunk Bed with Slide

Bunk beds and slides are the ultimate when you’re little, so the Adventure Treehouse Bunk Bed with Slide will send kids into excitement overload!

It features a cabin with roof panels and a window around the top bunk. A platform and slide will take them zooming back to ground level – ready for some serious present unwrapping.

As it’s a bunk bed, it’s also perfect for siblings or sleepovers (imagine!)

9. Nordic Kids House Bed Frame with Drawers & Trundle

Nordic Kids House Bed Frame with Drawers & Trundle

A Nordic bed for a Nordic Christmas?

The Nordic Kids House Bed is made from sustainable FSC-certified pine with an MDF headboard, which can be customised in several finishes, depending on the look you want.

Add the optional drawers and trundle to make this bed work for you this Christmas (you have enough to do!)

10. Trasman Pod Solo 4 Gaming High Sleeper with Chair Bed

Trasman Pod Solo 4 Gaming High Sleeper with Chair Bed

Lastly, a gaming bed is the perfect Christmas gift for teenagers and gamers – even if they’re too old to hang a stocking from it (or so they say!)

The Trasman Pod Solo 4 Gaming High Sleeper comes with a fold-out chair bed, which is helpful if guests stay over. It also has plenty of storage in the form of shelves and a hanging clothes rail.

Built-in colour-changing LED strip lighting will illuminate their latest game – and add a touch of festive magic to their room!

Decided on a Santa-stic Kid’s Bed for Christmas?

Order their dream bed now to get it before Father Christmas arrives (just check the dispatch information on the product page to ensure it’ll be there in time). Have a question about any of our kids’ beds? Snow problem! Give our elves a call on +44 (0) 1305 231231 or email


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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