Mission lofts include a removable ladder that can be used on the front or ends of the bed. A full length rear guardrail and a removable front guardrail are included. Options include a taller version to allow 8” more headroom under the bed for comfortable seating, as shown in the image. Plenty of room for a desk and chest. The top of an 8” thick mattress will be 57” off the floor. (65” on Tall models). View mattress options.