30 Peaceful Japanese-Inspired Bathroom Décor Ideas

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Feeling tired? Want rejuvenation? Then a refreshing shower or a calming bath is right what you need. There is simply nothing like a rejuvenating and relaxing bath to soothe your aching sense, revitalize you with energy and to offer you some much needed time away from the hustle and bustle of modern life. And when it comes to the best spaces to rejuvenate and feeling peaceful, there’s nothing better than a Japanese-styled bathroom.

Japanese bathrooms show that ‘less is more’. The beauty of a gorgeous Japanese bathroom lies not just in its sense of minimalism and simplicity, but its ergonomic design seems to incorporate tranquil natural elements that help wash away all your woes gently and effectively.

Color Palette

Choose a calming color palette – something earthy or sandy, something to make the bathroom cozy and inviting. You can also turn to darker shades but mix them with warm and light woods, natural stone and other textural materials to achieve a naturally luxurious look. Such palettes make the space very soothing and very peaceful, so you’ll feel amazing in this space.

Japanese-styled bathroom in dark earthy colors, with a rain shower and wood floor

Japanese-styled bathroom in dark earthy colors, with a rain shower and wood floor

earthy brown bathroom tiles look awesome with light woods and bring a luxurious feel to the space

earthy brown bathroom tiles look awesome with light woods and bring a luxurious feel to the space

light Japanese bathroom with stone sinks, a wooden bathtub, light tiles and stone

light Japanese bathroom with stone sinks, a wooden bathtub, light tiles and stone

darker bathroom style with black bamboo decor, dark woods and hidden lights

darker bathroom style with black bamboo decor, dark woods and hidden lights

dark tile floors and light woods for a bathroom with a stunning views and a custom-order Japanese umbrella pine bathtub

dark tile floors and light woods for a bathroom with a stunning views and a custom-order Japanese umbrella pine bathtub

minimalist Japanese bathroom with white concrete walls and light woods

minimalist Japanese bathroom with white concrete walls and light woods

Natural Materials

Stone tiles or marble tiles are a good choice for the walls and the flooring. Wood and stone are widely used in Japanese bathrooms, and they refresh the interior and bring nature in the bathroom, they turn your bathroom into a luxurious spa with a balanced look. Use pebbles to decorate the floor – put them under the bathtub or sinks.

small Japanese bathroom with light warm wood all over to make it look refined

small Japanese bathroom with light warm wood all over to make it look refined

Japanese steam room and shower totally clad with wood make you feel relaxed

Japanese steam room and shower totally clad with wood make you feel relaxed

sensual bathing area with black tiles and light wood slabs that keep the space minimalist yet very luxurious

sensual bathing area with black tiles and light wood slabs that keep the space minimalist yet very luxurious

black tiles and the use of stone in this indoor-outdoor bathing space give it a minimal Japanese look

black tiles and the use of stone in this indoor-outdoor bathing space give it a minimal Japanese look

grey concrete and stone on the floor are softened with wooden parts

grey concrete and stone on the floor are softened with wooden parts

bathroom totally clad with light wood with hidden lights look relaxing and a bit mysterious

bathroom totally clad with light wood with hidden lights look relaxing and a bit mysterious

minimalist concrete is mixed with wood for a chic look

minimalist concrete is mixed with wood for a chic look

minimalist Japanese bathroom with black tiles and light woods

minimalist Japanese bathroom with black tiles and light woods

light wood on the walls and ceiling echo with a traditional ofuro wooden bathtub

light wood on the walls and ceiling echo with a traditional ofuro wooden bathtub

warm woods all over are highlighted with black tiles and the bathroom looks welcoming

warm woods all over are highlighted with black tiles and the bathroom looks welcoming

Wooden Bathtubs And Sinks

Wooden bathtubs are traditional for the Asian countries, and this hot design trend originates from there. Include a traditional soaking wooden bathtub if possible, it’s called ofuro. Such a bathtub is amazing for relaxing and will make your bathroom a spa-like one. Continue the idea covering the shower floor with wood of the same shade.

Japanese ofuro bathtub and shower floor clad with wood

Japanese ofuro bathtub and shower floor clad with wood

free-standing hinoki wood Japanese tub

free-standing hinoki wood Japanese tub

minimalist soaking bathtub placed in black pebbles with a cool view will make relaxation full

minimalist soaking bathtub placed in black pebbles with a cool view will make relaxation full

another type of soaking bathtub that can be shared

another type of soaking bathtub that can be shared

wooden soaking bathtub with a view

wooden soaking bathtub with a view

traditional square soaking tub and a view to enjoy is a perfect bathroom combo

traditional square soaking tub and a view to enjoy is a perfect bathroom combo

wooden ofuro is the best choice if you can accomodate one

wooden ofuro is the best choice if you can accomodate one

cover a usual soaking tub with wood and the shower space also to achieve that Japanese-inspired look

cover a usual soaking tub with wood and the shower space also to achieve that Japanese-inspired look

Greenery

Add some flowers or potted plants as they tremendously add to the soothing atmosphere. And of course, some aroma candles with tender fragrances will instantly give you the feeling you are into a spa-resort.

mini potted tree for a Japanese-inspired bathroom

mini potted tree for a Japanese-inspired bathroom

white orchids will easily add a Japanese flavor to your bathroom

white orchids will easily add a Japanese flavor to your bathroom

these orchids bring a wow factor to your Japanese bathroom

these orchids bring a wow factor to your Japanese bathroom

a couple of artificial orchid branches and a photo on the wall will add a refined touch

a couple of artificial orchid branches and a photo on the wall will add a refined touch

potted greenery and orchids add a chic Japanese feel to this modern bathroom

potted greenery and orchids add a chic Japanese feel to this modern bathroom

candles are right waht you need to relax and forget your problems

candles are right waht you need to relax and forget your problems

Only Japanese bathrooms can mix minimalist design with luxurious materials and get such a perfect, natural , Zen look, that’s why no other bathroom will revitalize you like a Japanese one. Turn your bathroom is a chic Japanese spa and you’ll never want to leave it.