Japanese Platform Beds

There's nothing quite like the soothing aesthetic of Japanese interior design to spruce up your bedroom. Whether you have a fascination with Japanese culture, love travel, or just want to do something unique with your bedroom, a Japanese platform bed is a fantastic investment. These beds are low to the ground, making them accessible and stable, and they come in a host of stunning designs.

Japanese platform beds provide a feeling of Zen in your bedroom, creating a calming and inviting place for sleep. The platform bed incorporates classic Japanese architecture elements to provide a stable bed frame that does not require the use of a box spring. For individuals interested in minimalism and creating a clutter-free space, platform beds are the perfect solution. Their low profile provides the appearance of a bigger space and allows you to relax your mind and body.

Traditionally, Japanese people slept on the Tatami-style floors on a futon bed, which was a soft, thin mattress and blankets on the floor. This simplicity is the design inspiration behind the clean, minimal look of a Japanese platform bed, along with its proximity to the ground.

A Japanese platform bed comes with a few health benefits besides being a stylish furniture choice. Japanese platform beds improve back and neck pain. This is because the foundation of a Japanese platform bed provides firm, even support for your mattress.

The fact that it's low to the floor makes it easier for elderly individuals to climb in and out of, and it also provides a safer option for children, so they are closer to the ground if they fall out of or off the bed. These beds are also exceptionally sturdy and can support more weight than an average frame.

The best part of a Japanese platform bed is that there's a style on the market today that can fit into any design scheme. If you have a traditional home with other Japanese elements, then you can select a more historic-looking model to match. However, even ultra-modern condos can incorporate platform bed designs with a chic twist on the beloved timeless classic.

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Modway Freja Fabric Upholstered Platform Queen Size Bed and Two Nightstands in Walnut Gray
This dark walnut Japanese platform bed with a light gray upholstered headboard is a superb choice for a modern bedroom. This bed is queen size and eliminates the need for a box spring. Including the platform, this bed measures 93.5"L x 123"W x 31"H. It features a nightstand attached on either side, saving you money on additional bedroom furniture.
Almalik Fujian Platform Bed
This traditional Japanese platform bed comes in a classic espresso or ash black finish with dual upholstered headboards and can be purchased as queen or king-size. You can feel positive about purchasing this manufactured wood frame, knowing that the materials are sustainably sourced. It comes with two attached nightstands, each measuring 23.5” W x 18” D x 7” H, and requires assembly.
Noblitt Upholstered Platform Bed
This beautiful contemporary take on a Japanese platform bed is available in queen or king-size and comes in a walnut finish with a gray or white upholstered headboard. It features two night tables attached to the platform that each measure 6" H x 23.5" W x 15" D. The bed is 6” off the floor, and the thickness of the protruding ledge is just 1”.
Fujian Modern Bed 2 Night Stands King (Espresso)
A low-profile platform bed with sleek, clean lines and a minimal presence in your bedroom. It’s available in king-size only and a dark, traditional glossy espresso finish. The product arrives in four boxes and requires assembly. The bed frame measures 7” off the floor and is connected to two night tables, each measuring 23.5” W x 18” D x 7” H.
Montserrat Platform Bed
For an ultra-modern take on the Japanese traditional bed style, this model is the right choice. A sleek, clean white finish is available in queen, king, or California king sizes. The frame is made of durable, manufactured wood, but this platform bed does not come with the bedside tables included.
Defalco Platform Bed
A gorgeous platform bed that provides comfort and plenty of options, this model comes in four different finishes and three different sizes. The soft upholstery material on the headboard is 100% polyester and matches the platform surrounding the mattress. The softness of this bed frame creates a warm, cozy atmosphere in your room. Expect a natural wood grain variation in the headboard and end table add-ons.
Alayah Tufted Upholstered Platform Bed
Turn tradition into high-end chic with this contemporary take on a Japanese platform bed. The clean white aesthetic is perfect for a trendy loft or urban apartment, available in queen, king, or California king sizes. The frame is crafted from solid wood, while the headboard upholstery is a quality white faux leather. End tables are sold separately.
ZINUS Brock Metal and Wood Platform Bed Frame / Solid Acacia Wood Mattress Foundation / No Box Spring Needed / Easy Assembly, Twin
If it’s a twin size Japanese platform bed you’re looking for; then this model is ideal. It’s also available in queen, king, or full size. High-quality materials make up a sturdy and stylish modern take on the traditional design. The bed frame is 100% solid acacia wood, and the slatted headboard features real brass studded accents.
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