Luxury Bathroom Ideas: 20 design ideas to steal for a luxury bathroom look

Taking cues from luxury boutique hotels, these luxury bathroom ideas showcase some seriously gorgeous designs for your master bathroom...

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Taking cues from luxury boutique hotels, these luxury bathroom ideas showcase some seriously gorgeous designs for your master bathroom. From contemporary walk-in shower room ideas to modern bathroom lighting and modern freestanding baths, these havens all have one things in common: unmistakable glamour.

For minimalists, a black and white bathroom scheme might hit the spot, or for lovers of colour, how about an on-trend pink bathroom scheme – or try one of these funky bathroom colour ideas.

With luxurious materials, bespoke detailing, striking lighting and a generous dose of brass and marble, let these statement bathrooms lead your redesign.S plash out on quality taps and finishes, which even if teamed with the most minimalist of baths, will make a statement.

1. Netflix & chill

This bathroom is very large, making it instantly feel luxurious. There’s also a TV is mounted into the wall near the bath (not pictured), perfect for watching Netflix while having a long soak.

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Get the look: This is the Aurelius bath from CP Hart. The towel rail and taps are from Lefroy Brooks. This French farm stool is vintage.

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2. Choose a modern bath

A luxe freestanding bath invites everyday indulgence. 

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Get the look: The bath and fittings are from the Axor Starck collection by Philippe Starck for Hansgrohe. The Carrara marble fireplace and vintage chandelier are from Renaissance London. The Menagerie Gazelle ceramic on the mantelpiece is by Jonathan Adler.

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With stunning details like the pearlescent wall tiles, slate floors and pretty window treatments, the tub isn't the first thing you notice. But it's the most-loved aspect of this master bathroom as the rim is wide enough to rest a glass of wine on.

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3. Play with heights

The bath is decorated in a mirrored mosaic and installed on a custom made plinth that’s been customised with the Union Jack pattern. 

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Get the look: Find a similar bath at The Albion Bath Company.

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4. Create a home spa oasis

Who wouldn’t want to be a guest at this house when you have a spa bathroom this gorgeous? The warm woods, graphic tiles and sleek fittings are beautifully combined. 

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Get the look: The Tara shower fitting is by Dornbracht. The floor tiles are by Mosaic Del Sur. The wall is covered in Venetian plaster by Loggia.

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5. Add some artwork

Art and real life happily coexist in this gorgeous bathroom. 

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Get the look: These photographic prints are by Anna Moller at Uprise Art. The bath is from Canadian brand Cheviot Products – the Camden bath at CP Hart is a good match.

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Meanwhile the antique hand-painted wall panel adds drama to this bathroom below.

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Get the look: The panel was found at a French market. This is the Marlow bath by The Imperial Bathroom Company, available at Ripples. The brassware is by Lefroy Brooks. This is the Container stool by Marcel Wanders for Moooi.

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6. Install modern Crittall doors

Ribbed-glass Crittall doors separate the shower and WC from the basin, located in the bedroom. Painting ceilings in the same shade as the walls gives rooms a cohesive, cocooning feel. 

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Get the look: The bespoke basin was made with a Béton Ciré finish. The 19th-century French oeil-de-boeuf (bull’s eye) zinc window mirror is from Anton & K. The walls and ceiling are painted in Felt IV flat emulsion by Paint & Paper Library.

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A bedroom was sacrificed to create this luxe, spacious bathroom, with the wet room separated from it by a glazed steel divide. Metal-framed glazing in the bathroom creates a utilitarian look, while Majolica tiles always have the power to put you in a holiday mood.

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Get the look: The steel and glass wall is by Space Exploration Design. Try Mosaic del Sur for similar floor tiles. The cabinets are bespoke. The taps and shower are by Barber Wilsons & Co. The bath is vintage – try The Albion Bath Company for a similar style.

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7. Give it some drama

This bathroom is a place to totally disconnect, relax and indulge. The dark walls and luxe bath give it a grown-up, sophisticated vibe, while the raised bath turns it into a showpiece. Plus, there is a working fireplace, generous steam room and shower. 

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Get the look: The antique fireplace, freestanding bath, vanity unit, lights and marble tiles are all from CP Hart.

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8. Choose all-over marble for a luxe look

Opting for a marble bathroom scheme is a sure-fire way to create a luxurious look.

The below shower room features floor-to-ceiling Carrara marble, a rain fall shower head plus two separate hand-held ones. 

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9. Dare to mix marble and metallics

Marble floors, a copper standalone tub with an artwork hanging above all work together to create a glamorous, grown-up space. 

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Get the look: The bathroom is painted in Cornforth White by Farrow & Ball. Drummonds and Catchpole & Rye do similar bath tubs.

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Meanwhile metallic accents make the bathroom below feel more youthful and trendy.

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Get the look: Chandelier by Hudson Valley / Bathroom plumbing by Crosswater London

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10. Bring the outdoors in

We're in love with this super chic bathroom space, from the whirlpool bath to the indoor-outdoor vibe that the light-well garden creates.

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Similarly, the below bath is half inside, half outside, with a glass wall nestled neatly into the marble. A glass wall opens into the shower which is in this private outdoor light-well space. Magical. 

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Get the look: Marble available through Modul Marble.

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11. Add lounge seating

This master bathroom feels more like a luxe living space, with butter leather Barcelona bench seating, a vintage rug and modern art.

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A lounge area in a bathroom is very luxe – especially when the lounge seating in question is a classic Eames lounge chair. The marble wall tiles help differentiate the wet area from the lounge area. 

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Get the look: The Corian-topped vanity unit was designed and made by Lee Redmond Interiors. The marble wall tiles are from Tower Ceramics. The tap is from the Axor Starck collection by Philippe Starck for Hansgrohe.

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12. Consider a window seat

The existing window was replaced with a deeper version with enough space to install a window seat. This room is all about total relaxation and escapism. 

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Get the look: The bath and fittings are by Castello. The marble basin was designed by Karena Clayton at Colour Interiors and made by Marble City. This is the Rustic Natural stool at House Curious.

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13. Update brassware

The glamorous master ensuite is a beautiful balance of old and new, with marble tiles and a traditional contrasting against the modern lighting and taps. 

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Get the look: This is the Astonian Epoca roll-top bath by Aston Matthews. The floor-mounted mixer is the is the Axor Citterio E by Hansgrohe. This is the Torch S10 Bunch 10 cluster lamp by Sylvain Willenz for Established & Sons.

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14. Indulge with his & hers bathtubs

Take things up a notch with his and hers bathtubs. Can you imagine anything more luxurious than having two freestanding bathtubs, so you can comfortably soak together without having to share? A side table in the middle means that drinks are always within reach. 

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Get the look: These are the Amalfi baths from Victoria + Albert Baths, price from £3,275 inc vat.

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15. For large bathrooms, consider a vanity island

Interior designer Richard Felix Ashman decided to place this bathroom vanity in the centre of the room as the walls were all in use. The owners suggested the diagonal angle of the vanity island, which frees the circulation from a rigid grid. The custom hanging mirror is also double sided and flanked by customised pendants, all in polished nickel. 

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Get the look: Bathtub from Waterworks. Hanging Mirror was a custom design from Urban Archaeology. Lighting from Fuse, St. Honore Gueridon in polished brass by Matthews & Parker. Plumbing from Waterworks, Herbeau.

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16. Separate the bathroom with sliding barn doors 

Both practical and decorative, the sliding doors here take their cue from traditional barn doors. The walls are finished in polished tadelakt to contrast with the dark blue freestanding bath. Glossy plaster walls in the bathrooms chime with oak doors; taps, in bronze or brass, add an industrial glimmer. 

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Get the look: The taps are by Brooklyn-based The Watermark Collection.

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17. Maximise every inch of space in compact bathrooms

Got a tiny bathroom? Transform it into a functional shower room. 

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Get the look: The bronze wall tiles are by Fired Earth and the faux plants are by Abigail Ahern.

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18. Move the bath to the middle of the room

The centrally placed tub and walk-in shower, accessed from both sides, create a sense of spaciousness.

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Get the look: The wall, cupboard doors and bath – a reclaimed design bought from Lassco – are all painted in Stiffkey Blue estate emulsion by Farrow & Ball. The marble splashback and floor tiles and glass shower screen are from Fired Earth.

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19. Modernise cabinetry with recessed handles

Bespoke units with recessed handles subtly echo the geometric mood of the mirror and lights. 

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Get the look: The vanity unit was made bespoke by Studio DB. These are Aurora pendants by Oregon brand Cedar & Moss. The mirror is by New York-based Matter.

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20. Keep your parquet floors

This luxe bathroom retained the original floorboards by creating a splash-proof marble centre for the bath.

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Get the look: This is Catchpole & Rye’s double-ended Le Bain de Bateau bath. The fittings are also by Catchpole & Rye.

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