Best of 2023: Bathrooms

It’s the last week of the year, so it’s time to look back at the best interiors and outdoor spaces posted on The Nordroom in the past twelve months. In the Best of 2023 series, you will find this year’s most beautiful rooms and gardens.

Every room that is posted in this post includes a link to the complete home tours in which you can find these interiors so you can see more of these beautiful homes.

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Make sure to check in with The Nordroom this week to take a look at all the best interiors of this year. In this post, you will find the best bathrooms of 2023. Enjoy!

photo: Haris Kenjar

Interior designer Heidi Caillier never fails to impress me with her interior style. The homes designed by Heidi are packed with color, texture, patterns, and styles, and you can also see that in these two bathrooms (pictured above and below) that you can find in the San Francisco pied-à-terre designed by her.

photo: Haris Kenjar
photo: Haris Kenjar
photo: Anson Smart

With bold colors, plants, and round shapes, this bathroom designed by SJB features several interior design trends that I expect to see in the next year.

photo: Alex T Photo for Miami at Home

A Spanish-style home in Florida features this stunning bathroom with an orange Morrocan tile floor and blue wall tiles.

photo: Shootfactory
photo: Shootfactory
photo: Shootfactory

It’s easy to play it safe in the bathroom, but why not go all out like this colorful bathroom in an equally colorful family home that uses every color of the rainbow?


In the same colorful English family home, you can also find this tiny bathroom with star tiles, pale blue window trimmings, and a pink mirror.


The complete opposite of the previous rooms is this serene and minimalistic bathroom with natural elements in an Airbnb apartment in Tulum, Mexico designed by Terreo Studio.


Interior designers Clarence & Graves have renovated a historic English country house apartment. In this unique apartment you can find this stunning bathroom with a pink antique French château bathtub and a checkerboard floor.

photo: Haris Kenjar
photo: Haris Kenjar
bathroom black white tiles soft pink walls

This year, I created a blog post with beautiful pink bathrooms. Whether you like a classic bathroom design with subtle pink accents or a modern bathroom with bold pink tiles, you can find the pink bathroom of your dreams with these 89 pink bathroom ideas.

photo: John Stoffer

A classic 1930s home in Grand Rapids designed by Jean Stoffer features this spectacular master bathroom. The dark blue tiles on the walls and the checkerboard floor tiles are both by Ann Sacks. The walls and ceiling are painted in “Jitney” by Farrow & Ball.

The powder room you can see below is decorated with the Farm Weeds wallpaper designed by Kelly Ventura.

photo: John Stoffer

Every room in the grand renovated family home in Amsterdam designed by Nicole Dohmen of Atelier ND Interior has color accents, and in the bathroom, they opted for a burgundy vanity paired with a marble top.

photo: Inigo

A Georgian townhouse in Falmouth has two bathrooms, and they are both beautiful. The first bathroom (above) is painted in pink limewash paint and has a clawfoot tub in front of the window. The second bathroom (below) has a William Holland burnished brass bateau bathtub and a custom-built Berdoulat vanity with Carrara marble.

photo: Inigo
photo: Shootfactory
photo: Shootfactory
photo: Shootfactory

This bathroom can be found in a Victorian home in London designed by Uns Hobbs Interior Design. The bathroom is painted in a fresh gray-blue shade, similar to Sherwin-Williams Color of the Year 2024: Upward, and features an antique vanity and a pink clawfoot bath.

styling by Copparstad and photography by Boukari for Historiska Hem
styling by Copparstad and photography by Boukari for Historiska Hem

Small but perfect. This tiny bathroom in a Swedish apartment features a clawfoot bath, marble floors, limestone worktops, and muted green cabinets that offer loads of storage.

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credit: The Nordroom
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photo: The Modern House

Small and pretty. These two bathrooms were added to the 63 Small Bathroom Ideas & How To Make It Look Bigger blog post.

photo: Fantastic Frank

The master suite bathroom in a Lisbon townhouse is warm and stylish and shows the history of the home.

photo: Domus Nova

The bathroom in an award-winning London apartment has terrazzo tiles on the floor, which are combined with forest-green shiplap panels on the walls. The arched doors with ribbed glass give access to a double shower with a terracotta color ceiling.

photo: Funda

This moody bathroom features dark green walls, similar to Dutch Boy Color of the Year 2024: Ironside, and a stylish marble vanity.

photo: Inigo

This bathroom in a historic apartment is decorated with the Cole & Son ‘Hicks’ Hexagon’ wallpaper. the vanity is topped with marble, and the shower has small mosaic tilework.

These were my favorite bathrooms of 2023. If you want to look at the best spaces of previous years, you can check out the entire best of category by clicking here.