The Scandinavian bathroom is white, clean and elegant. His style is inspired by the minimalism and functionality of Scandinavian homes, and his furniture – by the nature and freshness of northern forests. In this publication, we will introduce you to 34 modern Scandinavian-inspired bathroom interiors with industrial and Zen touches.
Very bright Scandinavian bathroom with vegetal decor
Who says Scandinavian bathroom, says minimalist and refined interior where the wood is rustic and always present. The decoration, too, is refined and most often, in the form of potted plants. White and light shades are dominant. The Nordic-inspired interior is bright and open, functionality comes first. It’s not wrong to say that this style of interior and exterior design is one of the most beloved of recent times. He keeps reinventing himself and incorporating furniture and decorative elements from other design styles: industrial, zen, retro or chic..
Scandinavian bathroom with wooden worktop
Designing your bathroom interior in Scandinavian style is, in fact, quite simple and requires very little effort to succeed. One of the largest producers of high-quality Scandinavian-inspired furniture and decorative solutions at very affordable prices is the Swedish company IKEA. Thanks to her, inviting the Nordic spirit into your home becomes child’s play.
Light wood bathroom worktop to add warmth
Tired of white? If you fancy adopting a Scandinavian interior style in your bathroom, but without dressing everything in white, light gray is a very good compromise for this. Take a look at this modern bathroom that combines white and gray, and also has a wooden bench to sit on, decorated with soft cushions:
Scandinavian and minimalist bathroom in gray
As for the Scandinavian-style decoration, as we have already mentioned previously, we stay here as minimalist as possible and we only favor plants, preferably in pots, and decorative and practical objects at the same time: mirror with frame interesting, designer lighting, storage boxes, groundsheet, towels.
Contemporary Scandinavian-inspired bathroom with vegetal decor
The stone worktop is very solid and has a very attractive rustic aesthetic. Our advice is to combine it with furniture and decorative elements in wood to warm up its somewhat cold appearance..
Idea of stone worktop and wooden false ceiling
Scandinavian bathroom layout idea with shower cubicle and toilet
A classic and always successful marriage: it is that of black and white. This contemporary Scandinavian-inspired bathroom interior proves it:
Contemporary black and white bathroom and light wood cabinet
What flooring for a Scandinavian bathroom interior? Usually, the rule of thumb for a small interior is to dress the floor, walls and ceiling in light tones so as not to make it visually look even smaller than it really is. We apply the same rule for the small Scandinavian-inspired bathroom: we cover the floor in white, beige, light gray tiling or, for a modern retro feel, we install black and white tiles like this one. this :
Black and white bathroom with designer bathtub
It is true that the floor covered with dark colored tiles or with patterns will appear less dirty than it really is, while the white or light colored one will require regular maintenance to keep an always clean appearance. Which one to choose depends on your desires, habits and preferences. It is quite possible to cover your floor with tiles or parquet in dark gray or brown and reserve white for the walls and the ceiling..
Wooden bathroom furniture idea and plant decoration
For an original and personalized look, it is possible to install tiles with a 3D effect like this one which is part of the bathroom interior pictured below:
Original bathroom tile idea for a Scandinavian-inspired bathroom
Here is a bathroom furnished and decorated in a modern Scandinavian style whose walls and floor are all covered with white tiling, the shower cabin is semi-open and the plant decoration is present: everything is here to define this interior as bright , open and contemporary.
Very cute bathroom with original plant decoration
Is it possible to combine concrete and wood and come up with a Scandinavian-style bathroom interior? The answer is yes ! In recent times, concrete has made a lasting presence in modern kitchen and bathroom interiors. Often associated with industrial design, it is not forbidden to integrate it as a worktop or as a floor covering in a Scandinavian-style interior. Its clean and mineral look makes it ideal for designing an aesthetic and very solid bathroom countertop at the same time. It is always paired with wood, the same with stone, to warm its cold side. This is the case of the bathroom interior pictured below, whose waxed concrete floor and basin have been combined with a rustic wooden worktop:
Concrete and wood bathroom idea for a mineral and natural interior
Waxed concrete isn’t just for industrial-style bathroom interiors. It is quite possible to integrate it into a Scandinavian-style interior, in the form of a worktop, or to make an industrial bathroom interior a more Nordic idea by adding rustic wooden elements, plants and woolen floor mats.
Modern bathroom with concrete worktop
Scandinavian and rustic style interior that combines wood and concrete
Black and white bathroom idea with bathtub and toilet
Harmonious and relaxing bathroom
Fancy a Scandinavian-style bathroom decoration at a very low price and easy to install? The bath mat is then the ideal solution for you. It can be found at IKEA at a competitive price, made in wool, cotton or polyester, in a clean style or with original geometric patterns, in square, round or rectangular shape. The bath mat is a fabulous and inexpensive makeover tool that will also give your feet a warm welcome! If you want to install it in a place in your bathroom that is regularly exposed to water, in front of the shower cubicle or the bathtub for example, we recommend the microfiber bath mat which is very soft, ultra absorbent and which dries very quickly.
IKEA bath mat idea: a fabulous makeover tool
Small modern bathroom with wooden cabinet, pendant light and floor mat
A Scandinavian-style interior with Moroccan tiles? Why not ?
To create a Scandinavian bathroom interior, you don’t need expensive and designer furniture. Indeed, the golden rule to recreate this style of interior design says: the little is the better !
Idea mirror and vanity unit for wooden bathroom
As we have already mentioned, one of the big trends of recent times in interior design is the mix of Scandinavian style with Zen style. The bathroom interior, pictured below, proves it. Everything is white, the rustic wooden furniture is present and the bathtub has been installed on a “carpet” of white pebbles: classic Zen-inspired decoration.
Very original furniture and decoration idea in wood and stones
Original interior wall decoration idea
Decorating with green houseplants in pots or vases is always a good idea !
More and more, we see that modern Scandinavian-inspired interiors also incorporate elements of Zen-inspired furniture and decoration. It is quite possible to combine these two styles, from the North and the East, and create a unique interior conducive to relaxation. This is the case with the bathroom interior pictured below:
Large bathroom of Zen inspiration and sleek design
Trendy black and white bathroom furniture idea
Bathroom idea with wooden worktop for a warm atmosphere
Scandinavian-inspired black and white bathroom with open shower cubicle
Modern inspired bathroom and toilet interior idea with white and blue tiling
Black and white bathroom idea: round mirror that reflects the Scandinavian-style wooden decor
Small bathroom interior idea with integrated toilet and Zen-inspired decorative elements
The Scandinavian style fits into all types of bathroom: small or large
Rustic, Scandinavian and vintage bathroom interior design idea at the same time