Luxury Bathroom Ideas

Luxury bathroom ideas and inspo.

Are you designing a luxury bathroom and looking for inspiration? You’ve come to the right place. Spoak has all the interior design inspiration to get those creative juices flowing. Browse room designs, inspiration images and decor ideas or take our free room design tool for a spin below!

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Master Bathroom designed by Jenna Quinones
Master BathroomDesigned by Jenna Quinones
black and white designed by Catie Porter
black and whiteDesigned by Catie Porter
AMANDA MASTER BATH MOOD BOARD  designed by Caroline Osborn
AMANDA MASTER BATH MOOD BOARD Designed by Caroline Osborn
Guest Bath designed by Lacey Saggio
Guest BathDesigned by Lacey Saggio
Moody Rose Powder Room designed by Paisley Zeledon Dabao
Moody Rose Powder RoomDesigned by Paisley Zeledon Dabao
HAUSTILE Design Challenge designed by Stephanie Sutton
HAUSTILE Design ChallengeDesigned by Stephanie Sutton
Dreamy Bathroom designed by Melanie Fenning
Dreamy BathroomDesigned by Melanie Fenning
PRIMARY-BATH_Story-Board_Final (copy) designed by Alena Blasio
PRIMARY-BATH_Story-Board_Final (copy)Designed by Alena Blasio
Tiled Bathroom designed by Spoak
Tiled BathroomDesigned by Spoak
Bold Guest Bathroom designed by Olivia Hutchinson
Bold Guest BathroomDesigned by Olivia Hutchinson
Mitzi Lighting Design Challenge designed by Meagan Givens
Mitzi Lighting Design ChallengeDesigned by Meagan Givens
Untitled designed by JILL Godfrey
UntitledDesigned by JILL Godfrey
Bath Inso 4 designed by Jessica Brugger
Bath Inso 4Designed by Jessica Brugger
Bath—room designed by Alyssa Pearson
Bath—roomDesigned by Alyssa Pearson
Guest Bathroom Draft- Front View designed by Selena Wyant
Guest Bathroom Draft- Front ViewDesigned by Selena Wyant
Spring Bath designed by Anwen Thomas
Spring BathDesigned by Anwen Thomas
My Dream Bathroom designed by Lauren Abbott
My Dream BathroomDesigned by Lauren Abbott
Bathroom designed by Ryan Bulger
BathroomDesigned by Ryan Bulger
Bathroom designed by Morgan Carey
BathroomDesigned by Morgan Carey
Mitzi designed by Margaret Cuca
MitziDesigned by Margaret Cuca
Untitled designed by Sunny Baddour
UntitledDesigned by Sunny Baddour
Master bath designed by Natalie Taylor-Moore
Master bathDesigned by Natalie Taylor-Moore
Bathroom Finishes Board designed by Macy McCauley
Bathroom Finishes BoardDesigned by Macy McCauley
Untitled designed by Cara Kinna
UntitledDesigned by Cara Kinna

Design tips for decorating a luxury style bathroom

Here’s how to achieve the luxury aesthetic room of your dreams.

What’s the best way to design and decorate a luxury bathroom?

On one hand, bathrooms are undeniably practical spaces. They serve a very specific purpose and are often the smallest rooms in any home. On the other hand, bathrooms also double as havens for cleansing and self-care, an intimate escape from the hustle and bustle of daily life. Small room, big personality.

Designing a luxury bathroom that's both functional and stylish involves combining practicality with aesthetic appeal. Whether you're in the process of a bathroom remodel or looking to makeover your existing one, these are the key elements to include in your design**:

  • Tile: Tile is typically the first choice you’ll want to make when designing a bathroom. You may opt to tile the entire bathroom or just the floors in a powder room or backsplash for the shower or bathtub area. Select tiles that are durable, non-slip, and easy to clean. Tiles range in all different shapes, sizes, materials, and layouts. From penny rounds to large format floor tiles, zellige to subway tile, or checkerboard to herringbone, your choice of tile will set the tone for the whole bathroom. And don’t forget the grout! Your choice of grout color can completely change the way your tile looks in the space.
  • Paint or Wallpaper: If you don’t choose to tile your walls, you’ll want to select a paint or wallpaper that can withstand moisture and humidity. Vinyl wallpaper is best for this application. We are partial to covering walls, ceilings, and trim in a uniform paint color to create a cohesive look. Or consider an accent wall to serve as a focal point.
  • Bathroom Vanity: The bathroom vanity should balance the luxury style with functionality, offering adequate storage and countertop space. The vanity provides place to wash hands or brush teeth, and storage for toiletries and personal care items. It’s common for modern bathrooms to include a vanity with a double sink. Sink options include under-mount, vessel, and pedestal sinks and range in materials from porcelain, stone, or glass.
  • Mirror or Medicine Cabinet: Choose a mirror or medicine cabinet that complements the vanity in size and style. Consider a framed mirror that matches the bathroom’s luxury design style, or a frameless mirror for a sleek, more modern look.
  • Toilet & Sink: The modern standard for toilets and sinks is white porcelain. But if you really want to make a statement, consider going with a color! Colored fixtures are having a comeback moment or you can source a vintage option.
  • Shower or Bathtub (for full baths): Depending on the size and layout of the bathroom, you may opt for a shower or bathtub (or a bathtub with shower combination). A shower will consist of a showerhead, faucet controls, and a shower enclosure (shower curtain or glass door), while a bathtub provides a space for soaking and relaxation. If you have the space, you may opt for a separate shower and a freestanding clawfoot tub.
  • Lighting: Combine task, ambient, and accent lighting for a layered lighting scheme. Consider the placement of lighting fixtures to eliminate shadows and evenly light the space. Dimmer switches can adjust the mood. Sconces are popular options for vanity areas.
  • Faucets: Faucets are an opportunity to add a decorative touch. Select finishes that match other metal elements in the bathroom, such as cabinet hardware or lighting fixtures. Consider water-saving models for environmental sustainability.
  • Luxury Bathroom Decor: From bath mats and shower curtains to soap dishes, toothbrush and toilet paper holders, bath accessories should be both functional and decorative. Coordinate the color and pattern with the overall color scheme and luxury style to bring your design vision to life.

If you are looking for more inspiration or need an extra hand with your bathroom design, check out our step-by-step guide on How To Design a Bathroom.

What materials and home decor should I use to achieve a luxury bathroom design?

Luxury interior design is synonymous with opulence, quality, and attention to detail, offering a high-end aesthetic that combines sophistication with comfort. The luxury design creates an ambiance of exclusivity and refined taste, focusing on bespoke elements and unparalleled comfort. While luxury is typically synonymous with high-end materials like marble, silk, and polished metals, you can achieve a luxurious look without breaking the bank.

When going for a luxury feel in a bathroom, focus on a refined color palette and clean, simple lines. Luxury color schemes range from classic neutrals to bold, regal hues. Include large art pieces, bold, elegant lighting fixtures, and strategically add textures and patterns to add depth and interest.

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