Design & DIY

5 guest beds that are perfect for small spaces

Part of the joy of owning a cottage is hosting friends and family—after all, you never really get to know someone until you’ve assessed their marshmallow roasting techniques and seen how they deal with four straight days of rain.

But where do your guests sleep? On that mid-fifties sofa you inherited along with the cottage? That rickety old metal cot? No one wants sleep-deprived (read: grumpy) guests, so here’s some of the best bed choices for the cottage, all of which should ensure squeaky springs won’t be what your guests remember from their visit.