8 Modern Paneled RoomsIn our long history of construction, paneling has run the gamut from ornate boiserie to simple sheets of plywood. To follow are 8 very different rooms that implement paneling in a modern way. Slideshow In Præstø, on the Danish island of Zealand, a guesthouse infuses the regional vernacular with Japanese influence. The interior is small, but comfortable. It fits a double bed, coffee table, and chair. The bed is recessed into the wall so as not to waste any space. Natural light floods the interior from a clerestory.