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We also have lots of inspiration for country bathrooms and traditional bathrooms. And if you really can’t decide, we have 100s of bathroom ideas covering all styles and trends for to you browse through.

White glossy bathroom with orange splashback

White glossy bathroom with orange splashback

Add colour to your bathroom with a vibrant glass splashback, such as the orange one here. Rather than tiles, it provides a seamless surface that’s easy to clean (no grout lines – yay!) A recessed shelf provides a handy ledge for cosmetics (or bath toys) plus a cool frame for a further burst of orange.

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Buy now: Bespoke back-painted glass, Opticolour

Neutral bathroom with double basin and floating vanity units

Neutral bathroom with double basin and floating vanity units

Okay, these vanity units may not actually be ‘floating’, but they certainly look like they are! With the seamless basin counter top and the tiles at the back, this bathroom has heaps of style. And it’s precisely those two things that trick the eye into thinking the units are floating free, rather than fixed to the wall.

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Buy now: Darling two-drawer vanity units, from £557, Duravit at Fountain Direct

Modern barn bathroom with separating wall

Modern barn bathroom with clever separating wall

Got a large bathroom? Create the feel of two rooms in one with a clever separating wall. This is a great way to keep the loo out of sight when you’re having a good long soak. It also creates an interesting layout, rather than having everything along the outer walls. Here, the separating wall falls intentionally short of the ceiling, so the space doesn’t feel enclosed.

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Buy now: basin, Duravit
Buy now: mirror, Brissi

Small bathroom with space-saving vanity unit

Small bathroom with space-saving vanity unit

Wall-hung fittings are a great way to maximise space in a compact bathroom. Because you can see the floor beneath them, the room will automatically feel bigger. Wall-hung fittings also offer clean lines and have a sleek appearance. Another neat trick is using a ladder rail for hanging towels – they take up virtually no space and look pretty cool, too.

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Buy now: Memoir wall-hung vanity unit and basin, from £342, Hudson Reed

Neutral bathroom with large-format travertine tiles

Neutral bathroom with large-format travertine tiles

Use large-format tiles to give your bathroom walls an almost seamless look with far fewer grout lines than smaller tiles. Using the same design on walls and floors can make a space seem bigger because of the lack of visual interruptions. Small brick tiles create a neat border below the wall paint on the right.

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Buy now: similar travertine tiles, Victorian Plumbing
Buy now: similar heated towel rail, Bathstore

Compact grey bathroom with glittering green mosaic tiles

Compact grey bathroom with glittering green mosaic tiles

If you’ve got a small bathroom, don’t shy away from bold tiling. This scheme is a great example of how a feature wall can work wonders in a compact space. Large-format grey tiles create a great backdrop to the tiny glittering mosaic tiles, which make the shower area a real focal point.

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Buy now: Horizon grey wall tiles, £35 per sq m, and Hammered Mix mosaic tiles, £106 per sq m, both House of British Ceramic Tile

Shower room with geometric tiles

Shower room with geometric tiles

Be playful with your bathroom decor. Here, Art Deco-inspired tiles create a 3D effect. The same tiles have been used in the shower and on the walls, creating a seamless effect. A wall-hung loo makes the most of the compact space.

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Buy now: Calacatta honed marble shower tray, £470, Mandarin Stone
Buy now: Sorrento Molini tiles, £99 per sq m, Fired Earth

Neutral bathroom with kitchen-style storage units

Neutral bathroom with kitchen-style storage cupboards

Storage space is key to a tidy bathroom and these kitchen-style storage cupboards will hide all unsightly clutter. They also provide a handy ledge for displaying the things you want on show. Above, a cool feature has been made out of the homemade industrial-style shelving, which uses plumber’s piping to support it.

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Buy now Similar shower screen, Bathstore
Buy now Similar tiles, Topps Tiles

Sleek modern bathroom with marble tiling

Sleek modern bathroom with marble tiling

Add a textural note to a bathroom scheme with Carrara marble tiles arranged in a herringbone pattern. The same tiles have been used on the bath surround as on the walls, creating a seamless look. Shower screens may be a necessity but, with its barely there looks, this one poses no threat to the main decorative feature.

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Similar tiles, Mandarin Stone

Modern grey cloakroom with conical basin

Modern grey cloakroom with conical basin

Give a narrow room visual impact with clever wall coverings. Spanish encaustic tiles in a cream colour lighten the space, making it seem bigger, while the dark grey wall draws the eye to the end of the room. The conical basin is a real focal point and its shape works well in a slim space, too.

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Farrow & Ball Lamp Room Gray N0.88 Matt Emulsion, £43.50 for 2.5L, B&Q

White bathroom with flamingo wallpaper

White bathroom with flamingo wallpaper

Add a small flash of pattern to a plain bathroom. This cute blue flamingo wallpaper doesn’t take up much space and is almost like a large artwork on an otherwise white tiled wall. Wallpapers with vinyl coatings are durable enough to withstand the humid conditions of bathrooms so there’s no need to shy away from them if you love them.

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Buy now
Cole & Son Flamingo Wallpaper, £76 a roll, John Lewis
Buy now Shower head, Bathstore


Monochrome cloakroom with statement wallpaper

Monochrome cloakroom with statement wallpaper

Take a cloakroom or understairs loo from ordinary to fabulous with an impactful monochrome wallpaper like this one. Simple white fittings are all that’s needed to make this scheme a success, though a jazzy mirror won’t go amiss. The sink has been carefully positioned so that it doesn’t cut through the design in an unsightly place.

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Fornasetti II Procuratie e Scimmie Wallpaper, £150 a roll, Houseology

25BH Nov 17 p111 En suite bathroom with natural stone tiling

En suite bathroom with natural stone tiling

Turn your en suite bathroom into the perfect retreat by opting for elegant, natural-stone finishes, a hotel-style countertop basin and sleek shower enclosure with rainwater shower head. A cabinet below the basin provides space for storing cosmetics, vital for keeping an uncluttered scheme such as this looking neat.

Similar wall tiles
All Natural Tiles
Similar floor tiles
Mandarin Stone

25BH Nov 17 p143 En suite shower with neutral tiles

En suite shower with neutral tiles

Make the most of a compact en suite bathroom by installing a large shower, rather than a bath and shower. Even a spacious enclosure will take up less room than a bath and the fact that you can access it at floor level means there is no great interruption of the floor space. A frameless glass screen enhances the feel of flow, too.

Similar tiles
Topps Tiles
Similar shower screen
Soak

 

Marble bathroom with antique gold fixtures

Marble bathroom with antique gold fixtures

Opt for a touch of extra luxury in your bathroom, by using classic marble tiling. Here, the room is clad floor-to-ceiling in marble – with tiles even covering the bath – making for a truly sumptuous bathing experience. Add fittings in the metal of your choice – the antique gold works beautifully here – and add block colour, in the form of a dark shelving unit, to provide depth and ground the scheme.

Tiles
Fired Earth
Bathroom fittings
Lefroy Brooks

Modern family bathroom with Period influences

Modern family bathroom with Period influences

Chequerboard tiling, a freestanding console basin and floor-to-ceiling metro tiling gives this bathroom a clear heritage feel. However, rather than stop at this traditional scheme, this space uses modern finishes to bring it into the 21st Century; a walk-in shower with rainfall shower head, contemporary palm-print wallpaper and a mirror-on-mirror blend seamlessly with the Period setting for a smart finish.


Basin

Heritage Bathrooms

Wallpaper
House of Hackney

Decorative mirror
The Mint List

Modern white bathroom with dormer window

Modern white bathroom with dormer window

Relax at bathtime in a beautiful freestanding bath. A simple double-ended bath design and wall-mounted taps leave plenty of space to relax. This bright bathroom is filled with light from its dormer window and the decor has been kept simple with white walls and neutral wall tiles. Deep blue and on-trend leaf print towels add a touch of colour.

Similar bath
VictoriaPlum

Similar towels
Orla Kiely at John Lewis

Neutral bathroom with statement patterned floor

Neutral bathroom with statement patterned floor

Give a neutral bathroom a hit of personality with coloured tiles and a statement floor. This simple colour scheme is relaxed yet impactful, with metro tiles in a beautiful deep eau de nil. The Art Deco-inspired fan motif on the floor tiles gives the room an instant lift, while looking ultra chic, rounded off with a beautiful classic style freestanding tub. 

Bath
Greenford bath at Ultra Finishing
Similar wall tiles
Retro Metro wall tiles in Lime House at Fired Earth
Similar floor tiles
Sorrento tiles in Capo at Fired Earth
Neutral bathroom with tiled-front bath

Neutral bathroom with tiled-front bath

Make your bathroom the ideal place to retreat to by choosing a calming neutral scheme. At first glance, it looks like the same tiles have been used throughout, but the large-format tiles are in fact contrasted with the tiny mosaic-style ones in the recessed wall behind the bath. This wall provides a handy shelf for storing the candles and cosmetics you want to display, while the vanity unit with extra-wide drawers offers plenty of camouflage for the bits you’d rather keep hidden.

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Tile Giant

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