Our Original Captain's Bed is one of our oldest and most popular items. The Captain's Bed has been honorably serving our customers and carrying out the Gothic Furniture tradition of dependable, built-to-last, real wood furniture ever since we opened our doors in 1969 - and it hasn't changed a bit.
The simple, unobtrusive box-design with large built-in storage drawers are the staple of this bed and is what continues to make it one of our best sellers. Available in a variety of configurations giving you total control when selecting a Captain's Bed to fit your needs.
The Birch Captain's Bed, shown above in Twin size, has 3 large drawers built-in with metal tracks and round hand groove cut-outs underneath the drawers that allow for ease of use when opening and closing. It is hand crafted with REAL solid Birch Plywood and Birch Wood Veneer Edging, and more modern square-edged drawer fronts. The simple design allows for it blend well along with any of our other Gothic Furniture products, giving you the option to put together your own set by picking and choosing the items you need. Fashioned with a solid top as opposed to industry standard slats, this bed is mattress-ready so no need for a boxspring. Headboard and mattress sold separately.
- Size: Twin (38.5 x 75) Click here to view our available mattresses for this bed
- Dimensions: 40.75"D x 77"W x 13 1/2"H. The Platform height where the mattress rests is 12"
- Material: Solid Birch Plywood with Birch Veneer Edging - Platform Top where mattress rests is a solid 5.2 mm birch plywood
- Finish: This piece comes unfinished or choose from our available colors
- Drawers: Butt-Ended construction, with Metal Tracks
- Drawer Size: Interior clearance of drawer approximately 24 1/2"D x 21 3/4"W x 7"H
- Hardware: Round Wooden Knobs (optional upon request)
- This product comes fully assembled (can be requested to come in 2 pieces to facilitate transport through tight turns or narrow staircases for $70 cutting fee)
- Orders outside the 5 Boroughs of New York City require additional shipping/handling time
- Actual product color may vary from what is shown due to computer settings and room lighting. Please use as a reference only
Brand: Gothic Furniture
Gothic Cabinet Craft will repair or replace any Gothic manufactured product or component that is defective in material or workmanship for as long as you, the original purchaser, own it. Excluded are normal wear and tear (including dents, scratches and finish), negligence or misuse and damage caused by moving or shipping furniture. Knots and natural wood imperfections are not covered. Warranty is only valid when furniture is finished by Gothic. For New York City (five Boroughs), Nassau and Suffolk County customers only, Gothic Cabinet Craft will replace or repair the furniture at no charge for the first year after the purchase. After the first year, and for customers outside of NYC area, if the customer brings the item to our Maspeth Factory for repair, there is no charge, but a travel and/or delivery/pick up fee will apply for in home repairs or pick-ups. Valid only on purchases made on or after 8/1/2011 and your order must be registered on line (www.gothiccabinetcraft.com/lifetime-warranty/) within 30 days of the day you receive your furniture for the warranty to be in effect for Gothic manufactured items. Custom made orders, floor samples, and/or floor models are not covered by this warranty. Any repairs attempted by the customer voids all warranties. In the event of a service request the Service Department may request a photo which can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org Our Glass components are warranted to be free from defects in workmanship, materials, and construction for one year. Minor scratches, air bubbles, surface waviness or lightly pitted areas occur naturally during glass manufacture, and are not considered quality defects. Normal wear and tear, damages which result from improper use, improper care, accidents, abuse or negligence are not covered by the warranty. Our mechanical components are warranted to be free from defects in workmanship, materials, and construction for one year. Normal wear and tear, damages which result from improper use, improper care, accidents, abuse or negligence are not covered by the warranty. All mattresses sold by Gothic Cabinet Craft are warranted solely by the original manufacturer's warranty. Gothic Cabinet Craft reserves the right not to accept any returns on mattresses that have been removed from their original packaging or if Gothic Cabinet Craft determines that the mattress has been improperly used or exposed to any infestation.
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I ordered 2 twin captain's beds in birch for my twin 4-year-old sons who had outgrown their toddler beds. I was looking for 4 primary qualities: (1) solid wood construction; (2) storage; (3) small footprint, so that we could fit two beds in a medium-sized room; and (4) a reasonable price (especially since we were buying two). These beds fit the bill perfectly. They feel very solid and look beautiful in the room, and the three drawers are both spacious and sturdy, and they open and close smoothly. The twins are thrilled with their beds and especially with their own personal storage areas. It's difficult to find a solid wood twin bed (versus laminate) at a price this low. I am very happy with the product.
My sole complaint is the fact that the only shipping option offered for this product is "curbside delivery" - meaning that the delivery drivers simply dump the beds on pallets in your front yard (or possibly in your garage, though in our case the garage would have meant the beds were much further from the appropriate bedroom). These beds are quite heavy -- they arrive fully assembled, and require two strong adults to move them. They had to sit in our front yard for a few hours before I could find someone to help move them up the stairs (fortunately it was a sunny day). I would have appreciated the option to pay for a delivery service that would bring the beds to the appropriate indoor room rather than dropping them on the front lawn. Other than the delivery hassle, I'm pleased with this purchase.