I’m sure we can all agree that making the caravan bunk beds is quite the laborious task! No one enjoys doing it, it’s even more difficult if you’re not a tall person, and even if you are, most of us feel like we’ve completed a full exercise workout by the time we’ve finished! Though this is not necessarily a bad thing… 😉
Thankfully, there are quite a few options out there now, with the aim to making caravan bunk beds so much easier for all of us!
Zip Sheets – Boxy caravan bunks are no match against the ergonomic design of Zip Sheets cotton and flannelette caravan bunk bed sheets. No more fighting to tuck the sheets in. Simply slip the fitted sheet over the mattress and you’re done. Available in cotton or flannelette, these bunk bed sheets have zippers on the top side for easier access. Your kids will love zipping themselves up as they think they’re in a sleeping bag. Also available in double bed and queen size bed sizes.
Wild & Wandering – Designed to make your van life a dream. A range of bedding made specifically for caravan bunk beds. No more tucking in the sides of overhanging fitted sheets. Wild & Wandering have got all corners and edges covered and sitting perfectly. They have been through testing and have been stretched and pulled to perfection to ensure they fit most caravan bunk beds. Doonas, mattress protectors and queen bed sizes also available.
Glaamp Caravan Bedding – Have you hit your head making the bunks in your Caravan? Do you have to climb up to tuck in the top one? Have you got stuck? The People at Glaamp have, so they’ve created the Glaamp bedding system. Glaamp makes it so easy to make and change your bed in your Caravan, RV, Motorhome, or even your air mattress. Glaamp say that it’s so easy even your kids will want to make their bed! The bed can be made in 15 seconds – yes 15 seconds. The sheets can be changed in under a minute! Glaamp fits most Australian caravan bunk beds, with or without a mattress topper.
Trip in a Van Vanchester – Custom-made to fit a standard kids caravan bunk bed. Perfect fit for a high-density foam mattress and an inner spring mattress.
Flat sheet is attached to the fitted sheet to prevent it from being pulled up, also making it easy to make the bed!
Meander Wild – These guys believe holidaying in your caravan should always be comfortable. So, they have developed a range of caravan bedding designed to be the perfect fit for a stress-free stay, wherever your meandering may take you. Offers a range of cotton and jersey sheet sets, quilt covers, mattress protectors and sleeping bags for kids.
Eco Luxe Travel Décor – A sustainable collection of caravan bedding including flat and fitted sheets, mattress toppers and mattress protectors that have been created in colours and fabrics that not only look and feel great but are functional as well. Their 100% Organic bamboo caravan sheets soft and luxurious, comparable to 1000 thread count cotton. Bamboo bedding is a wonderful option for caravan bedding as it can naturally regulate temperature which is perfect for hot sleepers. It is hypoallergenic, dust mite resistant and gentle on sensitive skin.
Van Threads – All-in-one fitted zip quilt and sheet set designed for caravans. Simply place over the mattress like a fitted sheet, Zip the sides and you are done. Spend less time making beds and more time enjoying the great outdoors. Available in bunk and queen bed sizes.
Drifted Off – Drifted Off is here to make bedtime easier and more comfortable with a range of fitted sheets made from cool cotton fabrics that makes any bed feel like home! Making the bunk caravan beds in a confined space can be difficult and frustrating. This is why Drifted Off have designed a caravan fitted sheet that has the look and feel of your sheets at home, but also fits the bed and is easy to apply. If you are looking for a fun sheet for your child that fits, look no further!
The Wanderlust Ones – No more will you be woken in the middle of the night to put the blanket back on your babes. Our one-piece bedding system fits on nearly all bunk and single beds in caravans and even some domestic singles. There is no excuse why the kiddo’s can’t make their own beds of a morning, with the ease of zipping it up – and it’s perfectly made. The days of breaking your back bending over bunks, and wrestling unruly sheets and blankets are over. By fitting on the four corners of the fitted base sheet, you have a completely made bed without so much as breaking a sweat.
Sleeping Bags – You don’t have to use sheets if you don’t want to, it’s your choice after all! You can make life easier for yourself and simply use a sleeping bag on top of a fitted sheet. In the past we’ve used these cotton sleeping bags from Target (note: this link will change depending on design) which are great for caravan bunks as well as sleepovers AND are easy to keep clean – just throw them in the washing machine. However, any sleeping bag will do!
DIY! – If you’re the creative type and have the time, why don’t you have a go at making some sheets yourself? Not only will this save you money, but you’ll end up with sheets that are the perfect fit for your bunks and in your favourite fabric of choice. One queen or king size doona cover can be cut down the middle to create two sets – just add zips!
So there you have it! We hope you can find some options from our list to help make your caravan bunk bed making a lot easier. Any companies we’ve missed? Please let us know in the comments below!