These Master Bathrooms Are So Luxe, They're Practically Fit for Royalty

Updated 08/30/18

The height of luxury just might be having a master bathroom in your home that looks and feels as opulent and lavish as the spa at a five-star hotel. Imagine slinking away to a freshly drawn bath wrapped up in a plush robe surrounded by stunning décor, mood-enhancing plants, and a sweeping view of the city or countryside visible from floor to ceiling windows. While this fantasy might not be completely attainable depending on your home's square footage, there are plenty of ways to give your own bathroom the spa-like upgrade it deserves.

 

You can hang art, employ decorative stools, position a tall plant, install better lighting, or simply invest in a few soothing wellness products to bring the spa to you. In fact, a well-placed diffuser or candle can seriously transform a space. To get inspired, take a look at these 12 undeniably extravagant master bathrooms practically guaranteed to make you crave a bubble bath. While each one may seem more grandiose than the next, you'll find that there are small ways to transform your space into a sanctuary almost as glamorous as these master bathrooms.

Modern and Glamorous

Master Bathroom with Plant
Alexander Design

The Luxe Look: This beautiful master bathroom combines modern designs with a touch of glamour. Long curtains elevate the space while a large gold towel rack makes a statement, not to mention the tubside fireplace and potted plant. Taking a soak in this bath would feel just like a day at the spa.

The Easy Upgrade: Hang a print or painting on any open wall space to give your bathroom a simple improvement.

West Elm Herring 3 $199
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Simple and Elegant

Glamorous Master Bathroom
Tessa Neustadt DESIGN: Studio McGee

The Luxe Look: This all-white bathroom is relatively understated on its own, but a crystal chandelier, colorful rug, and pink flowers truly make the space feel deluxe.

The Easy Upgrade: If space allows, add a traditional rug in your master bathroom for an unexpected element of décor. For those who aren't a fan of keeping rugs in the bathroom, you can opt to keep a simple pot of flowers on display instead.

One Kings Lane Fabianne Rug in Mauve and Orange $199
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Dark and Dramatic

Black Marble Master Bathroom
Ashe + Leandro

The Luxe Look: Is there anything more luxe than sprawling black marble? This black-and-white master bathroom feels dramatic and makes a statement without going too extreme thanks to lighter elements like the white paint, gold sconces, and wicker basket.

The Easy Upgrade: Aside from installing marble slabs in your bath, find a chic basket to store towels or other bathroom essentials to keep your space tidy and clutter-free.

La Jolla Basket
Serena & Lily La Jolla Basket $78
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Bright and Cheery

Bright Master Bathroom
Kate Osborne DESIGN: Studio McGee

The Luxe Look: This bathroom is filled with light thanks to large windows and white painted walls. It also features a freestanding tub surrounded by a dip-dyed stool and delicate plant to finish the easy breezy look.

The Easy Upgrade: Place a rustic stool near the tub to hold your bath essentials, display a candle, or rest your book while taking a soak.

Fouta Bath Towel
Serena & Lily Dip-Dyed Stools $58
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Marble and Silver

White Marble Master Bathroom
Katherine Carter

The Luxe Look: This expansive room is covered in wall-to-wall white marble with black veins while silver pendants drape from the ceiling. It looks fresh, clean, and complements the nearby view of the ocean.

The Easy Upgrade: Replace an overhead light with a stylish pendant light to quickly refresh your space with ease.

Globe Small Brushed Nickel Pendant Light
CB2 Globe Small Brushed Nickel Pendant Light $199 $149
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Terrazzo and Trendy

Terrazzo Master Bathroom
Dzek Dzek Dzek

The Luxe Look: The terrazzo tile look originally popularized back in the '70s has been making a major design comeback over the past few years. This master bathroom has completely embraced the trend, displaying the material from the sink to the walls to the floors.

The Easy Upgrade: To simply add this trend to your own master bathroom, seek out small accent pieces like a candle or tissue box before retiling the entire space.

Tom Dixon Terrazzo Candle $190
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Retro and Luxurious

Bright White Mater Bathroom
Katherine Carter

The Luxe Look: This bright white space features a glamorous silver clawfoot tub with a telephone faucet. Although the tub is clearly inspired by late 19th-century glamour, the rest of the décor, including the fringe bath mats, walk-in shower, and potted plant, is decidedly modern, creating a contemporary look.

The Easy Upgrade: Trade in a utilitarian bath mat for one with a bit more style.

Textured Vita Bath Mat
Anthropologie Textured Vita Bath Mat $38
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Stylish and Contemporary

Tiled Master Bathroom
Katie Martinez Design

The Luxe Look: Just a few ultra-stylish pieces completely transform this ordinary space into a ritzy retreat. There's the geometric pendant light, the gold faucet, the black and white tile, and the unique light-wood stool. The windows with views of green palms don't hurt either.

The Easy Upgrade: Search for an unexpected accessory like this interesting stool to prop near the tub.

Article Tana Stool $199
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Beachy and Understated

Beachfront Master Bathroom
Alexander Design

The Luxe Look: With stunning views of the ocean in the distance, this space doesn't need a lot of décor to make it feel deluxe. This understated master bathroom has just the essentials: a sleek tub, modern faucet, and an avant-garde shower enclave.

The Easy Upgrade: Bring a bit of nature into your bathroom with a potted plant.

Radius Planter
West Elm Radius Planter $99
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Quirky and Fun

Eclectic Master Bathroom
Studio DB

The Luxe Look: Geometric multicolored tiles sit beneath a modern bathtub while contemporary artwork and an iridescent pendant light hang above. Long, dramatic curtains frame the window, tied back by nautical ropes to create a one-of-a-kind look.

The Easy Upgrade: If your master bathroom has a window, hang curtains and try the rope tieback trend for yourself.

Bed Bath & Beyond Jute Rope Tie Back $15
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Refined and Rustic

Rustic Master Bathroom
Travis J. Photography DESIGN: Studio McGee

The Luxe Look: This rustic master bathroom looks like something straight out of a wellness retreat. The light-wood panel floors contrast with the pristine rectangular tub while rough twigs replace traditional plants. As the eye travels upward, you notice a gold Sputnik chandelier and exposed wood beams. 

The Easy Upgrade: Give your space a rustic makeover by displaying small branches in a sophisticated vase.

Set of 4 Paper Twig Branches - Crate and Barrel
Crate & Barrel Paper Twig Branches $25
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Expansive and Chic

Contemporary Master Bathroom
Kate Osborne DESIGN: Studio McGee

The Luxe Look: Double sinks act as bookends for this uniquely placed tub. Its position in the center of the room gives the space a bit of drama. As if the room wasn't large enough, matching mirrors add even more depth to the space.

The Easy Upgrade: Make your master bath feel larger than it really is with a few strategically placed mirrors.

Demi Rectangle Acrylic Mirror 36
CB2 Demi Rectangle Acrylic Mirror 36" $199
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