So much play— so little room! Do you have restless munchkins but no space for a large playroom? Don’t worry, we’re here to get you inspired. Take a look at these creative ways to squeeze play areas into the smallest of abodes, whether it’s the cupboard under the stairs like Harry Potter, a closet, an armoire or even an indoor tree house. Flip through for 11 fun designs that make room for play!

One for the Boys

Lucky guy Logan has his own personal Man Cave playhouse, with a little door, mailbox, and even a house number! Plus, there’s a window so he can keep an eye on the rest of the fam. Get the complete tour at Two Bertis blog.

Psst! Mom and dad say it was surprisingly low-cost to construct with leftover drywall and hardwood flooring.

photo: Katie Berti via Two Berties

  • One for the Boys
  • Dots for Tots
  • Take Play to New Heights
  • It's a Secret Safari
  • Landing on Play
  • Fairy Tale Hideaway
  • Check Under the Stairs
  • Hideaway Toy Box
  • Small Play World
  • Through the Wardrobe
  • A Fun Forest

Where do your kids play? Share your ideas with us in the comments below. 

— Helen Walker Green