19 Luxurious Bedrooms

Tactile elements, layered decor and fine furnishings make these boudoirs elegant escapes.

19 Luxurious Bedrooms

For a couple of Atlanta empty nesters, Brian J. McCarthy fulfilled their wish to reside in a home like Versailles or Le Petit Trianon. Photo by Fritz von der Schulenberg

Barrie Benson combined lush fabrics and an eclectic mix of patterns (including de Gournay wallpaper) in this Charlotte, North Caroline bedroom. A tufted Finn Juhl settee rests at the end of the bed. Photo by Brie Williams

Artwork by Jasper Johns hangs above the fireplace in this vast Dallas bedroom by Kirsten Kelli. The space features mocha lacquered walls with a powder-blue vaulted ceiling and a gilded canopy bed. Photo by Max Kim-Bee

This bedroom in a New York City penthouse by Neal Beckstedt Studio features a neutral palette and rich natural materials, including a leather-upholstered bed, a cowhide rug and a sheepskin on the Hans Wegner chair. Photo by Eric Piasecki

This London boudoir by Roger Jones of Sibyl Colefax & John Fowler features a curtained four-poster bed topped with incredibly fluffy bedding. Light shines in through a pair of French doors, which lead out to a patio space. Photo courtesy of Colefax and Fowler

Brockschmidt & Coleman designed this opulent apartment on New York’s Park Avenue, and this antiques-filled guest room features Claremont wallcoverings and a pair of Empire armoires on either side of the carved wooden bed. Photo by Roger Davies for Architectural Digest

In updating this 1928 Andalusian-style home in Beverly Hills, Annie Kelly says she “kept the house spare of extra ornament, painting everything white as a backdrop for the owners growing collection of strong pieces of furniture, and to give the house a light, contemporary feel.” Photo by Tim Street-Porter

Shimmering gold wallcoverings with a bird motif set an elegant tone in this Lichten Craig–designed Manhattan bedroom. A pair of Hollywood Regency–style mirrored side tables flank the tufted bed. Photo by Antoine Bootz

The black walls and ceiling set a moody vibe in this San Francisco apartment by Eric Cohler. The four-posted bed is topped with an Hermès pillow and fur throw. Photo by John Merkl

A sculptural wire chandelier hangs from the vaulted ceiling in this English country-style Houston home by Abode | Fern Santini Design. Photo by Peter Vitale

In this Toronto bedroom by Julie Charbonneau, the custom floating headboard was crafted from wenge wood, it features integrated nightstands which nestle against a luxurious backdrop of chocolate-brown pony skin. A Bell table by Sebastian Herkner sits next to a custom armchair by Charbonneau. Photo by Naomi Finlay

The master bedroom of this Sonoma, California, lake house by Ken Fulk features a hand-painted mural and a carved wood four-posted bed. Photo by Douglas Friedman

In designing this Sag Harbor, New York, beach house, Cullman & Kravis limited the palette to whites, creams, steel blues and grays in order to highlight the contemporary art collection that exists within the interior space and the commanding view outside. Photo by William Waldron

This London bedroom by Martin Brudnizki features deep cornices and unexpected pops of color, like the sculptural burnt-orange settee and a pair of emerald green table lamps flanking the bed. Photo by James McDonald

Streamlined furnishings and contemporary lighting contrast with the ornate architectural details of this East Village, New York, brownstone bedroom by Drew McGukin. Photo by Brett Beyer

Timothy Whealon chose a bold pattern for the curtains and bench in this Park Avenue apartment, which pops agains the ice-blue walls and neutral bedding. Photo by Thibault Jeanson

In choosing the palette for this Parisian apartment, Thomas Pheasant was inspired by shades of the limestone, slate and iron prevalent in the city’s exteriors. Photo courtesy of Thomas Pheasant

For the master bedroom of this Laguna Beach, California, vacation home, Philip Nimmo designed a platform bed with lighting underneath to give the impression that it is floating, and he set it against a wall of backlit onyx. Photo by Scott Frances

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