The modern bathroom has the potential to become a personal oasis. Discover outstanding spaces that marry function and form—and draw some inspiration along the way. From renovation tips to practical design advice around fixtures and tiles, tubs and showers, you'll find it here.

All fixtures and faucets are from CEA.
A Boffi tub is a defining feature in the master bath.
A SHY 04 pendant light from Bec Brittain adorns the master bath.
In the master bath, on the third floor, Greenguard-certified slate covers the walls and floor.
In the master bathroom, Nero Marquina marble floors by Ann Sacks surround an elegant Hastings soaking tub.
As with the rest of the house, the bathroom is blessed with ample natural light.
In the main bathroom, Art Deco crown molding reminds residents of the house’s past.
Thanks to a sliding glass door in the shower, even the master bathroom manages to retain a connection with nature.
In the bathroom, the freestanding tub is a Lacava Sottile TUB07 model, the sink is Kohler's Vox, and the faucet is...
Walk-in rainfall showers can be found in the bathrooms.
The ground-floor sauna, one of the home’s central gathering spots, is built from stained alder.
The sink in the half bath was special-ordered from Home Depot and Pavonetti designed the base to give the basin a snug...
To create a bit more texture in the kitchen and baths, the couple added classic checkered tiles from the local hardware...
The master bathroom has an aluminum-shell tub with an ipe-slat basin, and a pair of solid-walnut vanities, all designed...
Rock stands in the doorway to the boys’ bathroom, which is lined with semi-gloss Modern Dimensions tiles from Daltile.
The bathrooms are tiled in bright blue mosaic to offset the home’s limited materials and color palette.
In the master bath, a custom raised Silestone sink is surrounded by a teak countertop and Porcelanosa glass tiles.
Carrara marble clads the spacious bathroom.
In the bathroom, the architects mounted a Kohler sink on a sloped, custom-slate countertop.
A skylight illuminates the neutral master bathroom, letting bathers contemplate the clouds.
In the master bath, a Dornbracht tub filler is paired with a tub by Philippe Starck for Duravit.
"The bathrooms were the only other 'events' we wanted in the structure of the house," Balaban says.
The bathroom includes a stainless steel-and-aluminum Vipp bath module with integrated sink, faucet, and Corian...
In the master bath, a dowdy tub was replaced with a standing shower designed by Di Ioia and Bédard and manufactured by...
In the bathroom, there is a Catalano sink with Kohler fixtures, Artemide's Tolomeo lamp, and an Ikea mirror.
The bathroom features white ceramic glazed penny tile and a Duravit toilet with a custom vanity.
Sofie and Frank built a box around an ordinary glass fiber shell bathtub, then covered it in a mosaic of shower tiles.
In the master bathroom, the Smiths worked with a Boston-based company, Artaic, on the mosaic tile.
An outdoor shower tucked behind a screen off the master bedroom neutralizes this threat.
In the renovated bathroom, a freestanding bathtub sits beneath a skylight that runs the width of the room.

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