Enigmatic or minimalist, rustic or industrial, a man’s bedroom is the place where a lifestyle emerges. Choosing to surround yourself with fragments of your life gives your friends the opportunity to get to know you better.
Room by room, Freshome has presented inspirational spaces that upgrade the quality of your life; we’ve hand-picked spaces that make you think “wow.” 30 Modern Living Rooms induce a sense of well-being; 30 Marble Bathroom Designs stylishly transform your private rituals; 30 Classic Home Library Designs beautifully organize your collections; and 30 Creative Home Office Ideas encourage flexibility and keep a modern man on his toes.
Now it’s time to relax and unleash the power of inspiration once more as we travel from bedroom to bedroom in an attempt to find the perfect source. The bedroom is where it all begins; when we’re well rested, our perception shifts and we observe clearly, we enjoy life more passionately and we love more deeply. Expect to see an abundance of details constructing unforgettable settings.
30 Masculine Bedroom Ideas
Function Reigns Supreme
When it comes to masculine bedrooms, the first thing that comes to mind is simplicity. This bachelor vs. bachelorette apartment infographic introduces us to bachelor must-haves; one of them is “a simple bed in neutral colors, but subtly spiced up with a bold accent.” The bedroom above presents a sleek, simple and sophisticated interior design where function reigns supreme.
Neutral Elegance Borders Masculinity
Spicing things up with a contrasting atmosphere, the bedroom above instills a peaceful, neutral atmosphere perfect for a relaxed lifestyle. Stylish in every (minimalist) detail, this bedrooms borders masculinity thanks to a clever blend of materials and lighting. Imagined for a flourishing young family, this modern Kiev apartment designed by Ivan Yurima Architects is a great example of finding common design ground within a family.
The Right Mix of Details
Moving further down the list of 30 masculine bedroom ideas, we find this urban bachelor heaven evoking an eclectic field of interests. The masculine vibe is reinforced with a leather and metal armchair and an inspiring mix of geometric patterns. Hexagonal mirrors and the bike artwork from Urban Barn suggest an adventurous spirit living here. The space above is a basement bedroom imagined by Madison Taylor Design; the grey floor (“Like Minded” by Flor) creates a bold statement.
Unapologetically Simple Functionality
We’ve seen contemporary design including the owner’s hobbies. Black and white bedrooms: that’s an idea that can’t go wrong, right? At least not in the hands of Polish studio Kasia Orwat, who took this apartment in Poland and turned it into a raw and masculine crib with an unapologetically simple bedroom design.
For Love of Mystery
Mirroring a museum-like design seen throughout this stylish dark-toned home in Istanbul designed by Tanju Özelgin, this luxurious, modern master bedroom reveals a neutral palette. The details in this large masculine bedroom make it uniquely attractive; stone wall panels and dim lighting create a mysterious impression that enhances this bedroom’s appeal.
Simplicity in Textures
How much time does a man spend in his bedroom? Enough to enjoy his favorite things. The bedroom above seems to ooze a trendy masculine style. Neutral colors bathed in natural light from large windows overlooking Ukraine’s fourth-largest city create a sense of calm. This remarkable apartment embellished with luminous vertical gardens might hold the key to inspiring your manly bedroom with a mix of wooden floors, concrete walls and abundant natural light.
Lighting Restyles Dark Bedrooms
A cozy apartment exhibiting diverse textures in Kiev has a bedroom that catches your attention immediately. Designed by Igor Sirotov, this light-flooded space showcases a use of dark textures, creating a sophisticated feel. Illuminated by tall windows with a long, alluring window seat on one side and artificial lighting defining architectural lines on the other, this robust bedroom design supports the use of dark hues. Everything falls into place when you know how to achieve great lighting in dark-colored interiors.
Luxurious Masculinity with Forest Views
Masculine bedroom design takes advantage of fascinating forest views in this luxury mountain home flashing mid-century modern appeal. Dark-framed windows luring the outdoors in, a fireplace that can be enjoyed from bed, and warm and welcoming wood walls as a buffer between the forest and your dreams are elements that make this space inspiring.
Designer Bedroom in Neutral Colors
Visualize a masculine bedroom in neutral colors. Seen in this luxury opera penthouse with inspiring Armani Design décor in Israel, the master bedroom above is a freeform work of art with generous use of the given panorama. A luxurious sitting area welcomes guests to the suite, which offers views of the city and the sea. Imagine yourself waking up in this space and pulling the curtains away to reveal the city below; magic!
Masculinity Inspired by Travel
A man’s adventurous side can be cleverly introduced in his bedroom design. The example above features a travel motif. A cozy, modern and practical bedroom with a travel-inspired theme is perfect for men who fill their lives with their passions.
Simplicity Is Made of Complex Things
Masculine colors abound in this imaginative play of darkness and light by young Albanian architect and 3D artist Saimir Braho. His vision of a black bedroom includes artwork leaning against the wall above the bed, on a shelf illuminated from underneath. Natural light is welcomed inside through floor-to-ceiling windows that give the impression of freedom.
Masculinity Stays Close to Nature
A man’s needs are met when fresh air, privacy and aesthetics converge in a bedroom design inspired by freedom. The example above features a floor-to-ceiling glass wall that slides open to connect interiors with the inspiring surroundings outside. Designed by Abramson Teiger Architects, the manly bedroom with dark floors creates an intimate yet bold mood.
Nature Reflected in Masculine Design
A man’s desire to live in nature can be reflected through colors and textures. When combined with raw materials such as concrete or brick, wood tempers its warmth and mirrors a rugged state of the material. Brick walls and wooden floors are a great choice for a masculine bedroom. You can make a space-transforming move and change the look of your interiors with brick.
Masculine Design Influenced by Night and Day
Do you yearn to fall asleep under the night sky? Exemplary in its use of architecture and texture to build a sophisticated sleeping area, this stylish bedroom promises unforgettable nights under the moonlight and energetic mornings to get you going. Know how to make the most of your high walls and ceilings and let yourself be guided by “impossible” dreams.
Dark Colors Contrast Bold Decor
Masculinity abounds in the example above, from the floating bookshelves on the wall to the detailed headboard. Situated within must-have gray walls, this manly bedroom has a reading area next to the fireplace and exhibits a bold design mix bordering on simplicity.
What Masculinity Means to You
Choosing the interior design style that enhances your living experience might be hard, but it’s worth the trouble. Masculinity is often found in small things, in the way a furniture piece is made or in the way one object accompanies others. This bedroom above is part of a luxurious New York City penthouse apartment with astounding space design.
Expressing Masculinity Through Color
Masculine colors, like deep hues of blue alongside warm wood furniture, make for an attractive color palette in a man’s bedroom. Style the space by adding chrome and faux leather details. Imagined by the luxury design experts of IMI Design Studio, the manly bedroom with dark floors shown above will stick with you if you love dark, expressive hues.
Masculine Bedroom Design is Bold
If luxury is your playground, then the fascinating Residences Kuala Lumpur, a bespoke design concept inspired by catwalk trends, would be an excellent source of inspiration. Combining transparent surfaces with colorful mirrored lines and carefully dotting the bedroom with light creates a high-end effect perfect for bold bachelor pads.
Masculine Vibe in Shades of Gray
Using white, black and shades of gray to create a masculine vibe in the bedroom shown above was fairly easy, since the whole house it belongs to displays a similar color mix. This mesmerizing luxury home in Australia flaunts volumetric design everywhere, including the bedroom. Huge windows flood the space with natural light, while the details construct a dreamy scenario for unforgettable nights.
Robust Masculinity Warmed by Wood
Designing a small bedroom to become the space you lust for when you are tired is not an easy job. The example above shows how wood is the focal point in a bedroom with black ceilings. Find more wood wall inspiration here to create an alluring environment, where sleep comes naturally and the morning light enters through screened windows.
Curiosity, Balance, Satisfaction
Curiosity and masculinity go hand in hand. Adventurous spirits must have a place where they re-energize. Conveying a mysterious feel, the dark bedroom above was designed by architect James Russell inside the Oxlade Drive House in Brisbane, Australia. Sleek and sophisticated, the black-and-white interior design feels vibrant and sexy. You can almost see the owner enjoying his morning coffee and newspaper.
The Simplicity of Black and White
Black and white is a killer combination that might seem easy to attain. In the bedroom above, geometry meets texture in a contrast that leaves a powerful impression. A bold design in a modern man’s bedroom should take into account the ways window design can influence your interiors, especially in a dark bedroom where light is scarce.
Dark Rooms Dimly Lit
This all-black bedroom gives off a distinct masculine vibe. The apparent lack of light is actually a way to create a cocoon-like design in dark colors. These 10 easy tips for brightening the darkest rooms of your home will guide you toward creating the perfect bedroom atmosphere for you.
Masculinity High in the Sky
Offering abundant wood and books, this relaxing bedroom seems perfect for a gentleman who enjoys both urban and imagination planes. The bedroom by Greenauer Design Group uses the available space to create a dreamy mood. Overlooking the city below, the bed accesses natural light in the morning, waking you up naturally.
A Man’s Space Defines His Personality
Depending on your lifestyle, the bedroom can be small and comfortable, large and imposing or even something bolder, like the example above. In this Brazilian bachelor pad exploring soft industrial masculine style, designers imagined a bedroom for a young single lawyer. The elegant bedroom is accompanied by a bathtub, making this resting space seem more like a luxurious spa than a bedroom.
Neutrality in Color and Pattern
Simplicity reigns in this contemporary bedroom with masculine influences. Neutral colors and patterns would make this design suited for bachelor pads. However, a family lives in this smooth and protective collection of spaces. Carefully chosen furniture pieces shape a bedroom design that beautifully complements the overall appearance of this modern Kiev apartment with a clever layout designed by architects Irina Mayetnaya and Mikhail Golub.
Masculine Simplicity Meets Natural Light
Keeping it simple in terms of colors, furniture and light means creating a comfortable interior design where you feel at home. To achieve a dashing masculine vibe, details carefully constructing the space should take into account 10 contemporary elements that every home needs. Within a country hills residence by Holland Design House, the bedroom design was chosen to reflect masculinity and force, yet remain simple and elegant.
Creative Solutions for Adding Square Footage
A raw piece of wood as a headboard that also serves as decoration is a great idea for small spaces. When the space is limited, inspiration guides you in the right direction. The masculine bedroom above showcases a retractable bed designed by Funn Roberts for actor Vincent Kartheiser. An elegant solution for any bedroom, the retractable bed creates a versatile, masculine space and creatively increases usable square footage.
When Sleep and Work Collide
Another inspiring example of how to use wood to create stylish environments for men, the versatile, modern bedroom above plays with wood as decoration. Seen inside this Stockholm duplex, this manly attic bedroom displays an alluring warmth enhanced by a slanted wall’s illusion of coziness.
Masculinity Rooted in Tradition
Do you love traditional bedroom design? The rustic bedroom above touches on natural materials and decorations to create a bedroom with a tartan twist from Well Built Co. One of last year’s bedroom trends was to employ the power of tartan, and combining it with wood resulted in this appealing, masculine bedroom design.
Some believe man chooses his own self. We believe that for those choices to be welcomed, a man must live and rest in an environment created to care for the body and mind, improve physical and psychological health and soothe the soul. The choices every man makes for himself reflect his personality, so choose consciously.
Now that we’ve seen so many different ways in which your bedroom can become more masculine, let’s head over to 30 Walk-in Closet Ideas for Men Who Love Their Image. It will naturally feel like you thought about everything when you finally get your dream bedroom.