When space is really tight, you don't want a bed hogging all of it all day. Opt for a Murphy bed that folds up against the wall when not in use. Here, we round up the best murphy beds
The Murphy bed was invented at the turn of the twentieth century, by a guy who, no surprises, went by the name of Murphy. When not required for sleeping on, the entire bed base folds up to be stored neatly out of the way along a wall. This Arthauss double Murphy bed from Amazon, shown above, looks like a smart built-in wardrobe when folded away.
And, this Arthauss single Murphy bed from Amazon, comes with useful storage shelving, which is hidden behind the bed when it is tucked away each morning.
The above two beds fold up portrait style along the wall. The Murphy beds below, fold up landscape style. You will need to check which style your wall space can best accommodate before purchasing.
This SMARTBett Murphy bedroom set from Amazon comes with shelving and cupboard space and you would never know that it contains a bed when the sleeping area is hidden away.
This Banero folding Oak Murphy bed from La Redoute is perfect for a child's room.