Bathroom Envy: 15 Jaw-Dropping Rooms We Love

First and foremost, a bathroom should be functional—but homeowners don’t need to compromise on aesthetics for practicality. Get inspired by these 19 awe-inspiring bathrooms that give a stylish upgrade to the most well-used space in your home.

  1. A Fireside Soak

    Bathroom with Fireplace

    Nothing beats a nice soak in the tub after a long day—but imagine indulging in this relaxing ritual alongside a blazing fire! This dreamy bathroom epitomizes luxury with its soaring stone hearth, rustic wood paneling, and old-fashioned claw-foot tub.

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    Zillow Digs home in Roswell, GA

  2. All-White and Wonderful

    White Marble Bathroom

    A commodious bathtub takes center stage in this whitewashed master bathroom. Elegant marble accents, sleek sconces, and crystal-knobbed cabinetry elevate the design from understated to swanky.

    Zillow Digs home in New Albany, OH

  3. A Craftsman Retreat

    Bathroom with Craftsman Design

    Wooden beams and carved accents bring a hand-hewn sensibility to this Craftsman bathroom. A deep pedestal tub, the centerpiece of the regal space, contributes to the old-world ambience of the lavatory.

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    Zillow Digs home in Scottsdale, AZ

  4. Straight from a Spanish Villa

    Southwestern Bathroom Design

    Brightly colored tiling and weathered stone create a bathroom retreat that's reminiscent of sunny Spain. Earth tones and distressed wooden accents bring elements of southwestern decor into the mix. 

    Zillow Digs home in Glendale, AZ

  5. Outdoor Access

    Bathroom with French Doors

    In an unusual setup, this sleek bath affords direct access to the home’s lush surroundings. The organic shape of the tub and the use of natural materials, such as wood and stone, highlight the room's connection to the great outdoors.

    Zillow Digs home in Bedford, NY

  6. A Bathroom with a View

    Large Windows in the Bathroom

    To maintain privacy, bathrooms are often isolated places with minimal connection to the outside world. In this wide-open bathroom, however, generous windows make the most of dramatic water views—an arrangement that is made possible by the secluded surroundings.

    Related: 7 Ways to Open Up a Windowless Bathroom

    Zillow Digs home in Tiburon, CA

  7. A Bold Pattern

    Bathroom with Patterned Floor Tile

    In this bathroom, finishes and fixtures are kept simple to direct attention to the wow-worthy floor tile. Sticking to a black, white, and gray color scheme ensures that the bold pattern doesn’t overwhelm the small space.

  8. Streamlined and Serene

    Serene Bathroom Design

    Geometric shapes and carefully placed windows give this room a serene harmony. The muted palette picks up on the neutral tones of the landscape just beyond the glass.

    Zillow Digs home in Evergreen, CO

  9. Marble and Chrome

    Marble and Chrome Bathroom

    Marble, chrome, and transitional fixtures give this room a timeless style that appeals to a wide variety of design tastes. A touch of lavender along the back wall breaks up the light color scheme and adds an unexpected pop of visual interest.

    Zillow Digs home in Chicago, IL

  10. Large and Luxurious

    Large Bathroom Design

    An inlaid rectangular design in the floor establishes long visual lines in this bathroom, making the already generous dimensions seem even more impressive. A crystal chandelier adds the perfect crowning touch to the sumptuous space.

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    Zillow Digs home in Dallas, TX

  11. Centered and Sybaritic

    Bathtub in Center of Room

    A soaking tub, complete with silver fixtures and a vast stone surround, serves as a stunning focal point in this luxurious master bath. An expanse of warm tan tiles is juxtaposed against the cool tones of the bathtub and shower, which spans the back wall of this washroom.

    Zillow Digs home in Greenwich, CT

  12. Elegance in Gray

    Gray Bathroom Design

    The gray tones of this bathroom bring a restrained elegance to the vintage-style bathtub, ornate white tiles, and classic moldings. While elements of the room mimic traditional Victorian design, the overall look feels sophisticated and modern.

    Related: Editors' Picks: The 9 Greatest Grays for Your Next Paint Job

    Zillow Digs home in McLean, VA

  13. Angled Features

    Bathroom with Built-In Bathtub

    Sometimes a slight tweak in a conventional layout can add visual interest to a room. Here, placing the large tub at an unexpected angle makes the bathroom look larger and more contemporary.

    Zillow Digs home in Aldie, VA

  14. Midcentury Modern

    Midcentury Modern Bathroom

    The strict geometry of a tile grid pattern lends orderly discipline to a space. In this sleek bathroom, floating cabinetry and contemporary light fixtures amplify the midcentury modern aesthetic, while a sinuously curved tub offers a pleasing note of contrast to the clean lines.

    Zillow Digs home in Tampa, FL

  15. Royal Quarters

    Regal Bathroom Design

    With boldly variegated stone surfaces and impressively carved moldings, this luxurious bathroom certainly has the royal touch. Large French doors, an elegant chandelier, and a fireplace heighten the regal design.

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    Zillow Digs home in Draper, UT

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