10 Ways to Make a Small Bathroom Feel Luxurious

By Megan

15th Sep 2023

4 mins read

Bathroom Ideas

Working with a small space does not mean you need to compromise on style, even in your small bathroom. That’s why we’ve shared our expertise on making your small bathroom feel more luxurious.

Large bath in front of round window in grey bathroom

Having a bathroom that is luxurious and stylish is a great feeling. However, many people who are working with a small bathroom or en-suite may find it more difficult to design a small bathroom that exudes luxury. Despite what you may think, there are many ways to make your small space feel more luxurious, and these are some of our favourites.

10 Luxury Small Bathroom Ideas


1. Wall Hung Vanity Units

Adding a vanity unit to any bathroom will make the space feel more luxurious. But, adding a wall hung vanity unit will also help to make a smaller bathroom feel much bigger by opening up the floor space. Choosing a unit with a wood effect, such as the Venice Linea Rustic Oak Wall Hung Vanity Unit and combining with black or brass accents will instantly elevate your bathroom design and make your small space feel more luxurious.


2. Walk In Showers 

Grid shower screen in blue and white tiled shower with grey floor

Walk-in showers are great at opening up your bathroom, making them the perfect option for smaller spaces. What makes walk-in showers such a luxurious feature in your bathroom, is that they help to create a spa-like atmosphere. Making your bathroom feel like a spa will instantly turn your small bathroom or en-suite into a space that exudes luxury.


3. Add a Bath Shower

A bath is one of the most luxurious aspects of the bathroom, however most people prefer to have a shower installed. If you are someone who prefers both but is lacking the space, opting for a bath shower is a great way to save space while getting the best of both worlds. You can really elevate this by adding a designer bath screen like the Arezzo Fluted Glass Brushed Brass Framed Fixed Bath Screen.


4. Illuminated Mirrors

Adding an illuminated mirror to your small bathroom is a very easy way to make your space more luxurious. A light up mirror will add ambience lighting to your bathroom which will transform your space into a luxurious and relaxing place. 


5. Mirrored Cabinets

Another mirror that makes a great addition to a small bathroom is a mirrored cabinet. Adding a mirrored cabinet to your bathroom will provide you with a convenient and easy to reach storage solution. Having a mirrored cabinet will give you a place to store all of your bathroom products and keep them out of sight, making your bathroom feel more luxurious.


6. Add a Combination Unit

Toilet and vanity combination units make a great addition to small bathrooms. Their convenient design will save space in your bathroom while maintaining a sense of style and coordination. The Brooklyn 1000 Grey Avola Semi-Recessed Combination Unit offers a stylish and modern design that will make your small bathroom look neat and tidy.


7. Rainfall Shower Head

Rainfall shower heads are a must have in a luxury bathroom. They are designed to mimic rainfall and make your shower experience more luxurious and spa-like. Incorporating one of these shower heads is a quick and easy way to make your small space feel more luxurious. They are also relatively easy to install.


8. Add a Wall Hung Toilet

Similarly to wall hung vanity units, a wall hung toilet will open up floor space in your bathroom. Which is a great way to make your space feel bigger. Wall hung toilets also help to make your bathroom look more luxurious by concealing the cistern. Again opening up the space in your bathroom. Having a concealed cistern also makes your bathroom look neat and modern.


9. Smart Toilets

If the wall hung look isn’t for you, why not consider a smart toilet. These ultra modern, japanese style toilets will instantly make your bathroom feel more luxurious. In addition to adding modernity and high tech features into your bathroom, smart toilets are available in both standard sizing and space saving sizes, making them a great option for smaller spaces. If you think a smart toilet would be perfect for your bathroom, why not take a look at our top 5 smart toilets.


10. Wall Lighting

Adding bathroom wall lights will instantly transform your space into a luxurious and hotel-like bathroom. Wall lights will add both ambient and task lighting into your bathroom which will make your bathroom feel luxurious and expensive. With so many different designs to choose from, choosing a wall light that will tie into your decor will help to elevate your space.



Megan is an expert bathroom blogger, she enjoys writing helpful DIY articles and bathroom inspo blogs. As well as specialist bathroom advice, Megan also shares expert how-to blogs with step by step guides.

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