Welcome to our site where you will find primary bedrooms with extravagant and functional seating areas. Be sure to scroll through our beautifully curated interior photos so you can read about all the details of each design. We hope to inspire and ignite creativity on your design journey.
1. Gorgeous Contemporary-Style Bedroom
This stunning and spacious bedroom features a massive tiled wall fireplace where you have two modern armchairs, that are placed for lounging while enjoying the heat from the fire. A modern gray platform bed is on the opposite wall with a large abstract painting hanging above. The tall ceilings and beautiful windows give this space an airy vibe and who can resist having doors that lead out onto the private patio.
- Designed by: McClean Design
2. Sophisticated California-Chic Bedroom
This sophisticated and chic bedroom has a beautiful modern fireplace made of stone with abstract art hanging above. Warm textures like the fabric drapes, upholstered bed and eclectic armchairs make for a cozy vibe throughout. I love how the limestone bench doubles as a coffee table, and how the amber glass lamps and wood nightstands lend a pop of color.
3. Charming Cottage-Style Bedroom
This charming cottage-style bedroom has a lovely seating area located directly in front of the bed. A victorian-style settee and two ivory swivel chairs create a cozy space to lounge and watch TV. The room is painted in a light gray with a gray and white patterned rug layered under the beautiful antique canopy bed. I love the wood chests that flank the bed along with the tall mirrors that hang above.
4. Modern Glamour-Influenced Bedroom
A spacious seating area takes center stage in this modern glamour-influenced bedroom. Barrel style swivel chairs face each other with a white wood coffee table and gorgeous chandelier above. There is a white plush rug layered under both the seating area and canopy bed, which really grounds the space. Matching nightstands and lamps flank the bed and a writing desk in the corner creates an office area.
5. Monochromatic Serene Bedroom
This serene modern waterfront bedroom features a minimalist fireplace with a black firebox and a gorgeous upholstered platform bed. Flanked with overstuffed off-white armchairs, the fireplace anchors a cozy seating area in the neutral-toned room. The decorative exposed-wood ceiling beams add warmth along with the custom drapes and neutral area rug.
6. Elegant Penthouse Bedroom
This elegant penthouse-styled bedroom with has a monochromatic color palette in different textures to create a cohesive design. The upholstered chaise-lounge chair and side tables create a comfortable seating area in front of the gorgeous city view. There is a corner fireplace that you can enjoy while curled up in that awesome platform bed. The large distressed area rug contrasts nicely against the dark wood floors and completes the overall elegant design.
- Source: ZillowDigsTM
7. Casual-Chic Modern Bedroom
In this casual chic modern bedroom you have natural elements like the concrete fireplace that creates a focal point and the light wood panel ceiling and walls. A beautiful seating area faces the gorgeous view, so you can look out of the large windows and the neutral rug adds warmth to the space. A cool black and white gallery wall is hung above the gray bed which completes this well designed chic bedroom.
8. French-Inspired Bedroom
There are so many wonderful layers to this bedroom, everywhere I turn I see beauty. Let’s start with the panel screen as a backdrop for the bed wall and the beautiful cross-beam ceilings. The bed is made to perfection and the muted pillow colors are layered elegantly. I love the natural elements such as the vintage wood dresser and the large distressed outdoor vase on a pedestal like art. The beautiful seating area deserves its own page on a magazine, complete with velvet armchairs, side table, floor lamps, custom drapes and vintage light sconces.
9. Mountain Cottage-Style Bedroom
This spacious primary bedroom suite has a mix of modern and rustic decor with a touch of traditional. I love the beige cowhide rug that takes center stage in the room and the white wash brick fireplace creates a cozy feel. You can practically have a party with all the seating in this room. There is a chaise lounge chair by the windows, a brown high-back chair and ottoman near the fireplace and a modern nailhead bench at the foot of the bed. The jewel of the design would be that gorgeous empire chandelier hanging from the ceiling and the view from the windows.
10. Contemporary Zen-Inspired Bedroom
There is a zen feeling that overcomes you when you enter this minimal-inspired modern bedroom. I love the idea of laying in the platform bed all day staring out the glass doors or laying on the chaise-lounge in front of the modern fireplace watching TV. The large brown plush rug warms the space, especially on cold mornings when you don’t want to step on that cold tile floor. I think the black and white art above the bed is perfect for in this design, and the low nightstands and built-in wall cabinets offer ample storage. I don’t think relaxing gets any better than being in this incredible zen bedroom.
- Source: Trulia
11. Rustic-Inspired Chic Bedroom
The exposed white beam ceilings and textured walls along with the antlers hanging above the bed creates a very rustic yet chic vibe in this bedroom. There is a lovely seating area in front of the large windows, and a modern black and white rug which adds pattern and texture. A gorgeous open fireplace with stacked wood and painting hang above creates a lovely vignette. The hanging pendant lights over the matching nightstands really complete this chic room.
12. Malibu Views Bedroom
There are two showstoppers in this primary bedroom, one is the beautiful seaside view showcased by the large glass wall. The second is the exposed natural wood beam ceiling. The natural wood floors and sliding doors compliment the wood on ceiling beams, creating a cohesive design. You’ll want to lounge in the seating area all day just staring
- Source: ZillowDigsTM
13. Coastal Chic Bedroom with Modern Touches
This spacious beach-inspired room has loads of detail and offers multiple seating areas to lounge in. The herringbone wallpaper looks like it’s made of shells and compliments the large empire beaded chandeliers. The poster bed, carved nightstands and coffee table have more modern touches while the slipcovered sofa and armchairs represent a laid-back beach feel. I love the roman shades on the smaller windows, they are classic and look great in any design. So many great accessories, including the indoor plants, really help warm-up the large space.
14. Modern Resort-Style Bedroom
This spacious indoor outdoor modern bedroom with tray ceiling lights, recessed lighting, and trendy desk lamps invite its occupants to look outward literally. The bed and the white sofa at the foot of the bed both face out to the windows while a pair of wooden armchairs with a small coffee table between them make a cozy spot for an indoor-outdoor balcony.
15. Hollywood Regency-Inspired Bedroom
This is a modern nod to the Hollywood regency style complete with carpeted flooring and luxurious upholstered bed with tufted bench. A beautiful vintage chandelier hangs from the multi-layered tray ceiling and sheer drapes cover the large windows so you don’t miss that gorgeous view. Wood and silver nightstands flank the bed with massive white table lamps for task lighting. A comfortable seating area is placed in front of the windows which provides a relaxing place to read a book and enjoy the natural light.
16. Rustic Modern Bedroom
The room’s white walls, sheepskin rug, and large windows make it look crisp and modern. Aside from the panoramic views outdoors, the room also looks interesting and achieves a cozy and sophisticated rustic look with its glass barn sliding door and stylish armchairs that complement the room’s overall theme.
- Designed by: Ezra Lee Design+Build
17. Transitional Rustic-Inspired Bedroom
Blue pillows on a white bed or chairs easily achieve a coastal look for this room. The pallet tray ceiling with candelabra chandelier pairs up with the wooden dresser and wood flooring for visual warmth while the tufted bench and patterned rug inject visual texture to the overall look.
- Designed by: Toll Brothers, Inc.
18. Country Retreat Bedroom
This gorgeous primary bedroom offers plenty of focal points from the half stone fireplace that goes way up to the pitched beam ceiling to the built-in window sitting that looks just as inviting as the stunning outdoors behind it.
- Designed by: Rockefeller Kempel Architects
19. Modern 70’s-Inspired Bedroom
This modern 1970’s vibe bedroom has a small but chic built-in sitting area by the window, which creates a sweet spot for lounging or reading a book in this minimalist primary bedroom. The relax bed and funky pendant lights hanging over the nightstands create a unique and cozy space. There is also a large area rug that warms up the space and another armchair for additional seating.
Designed by: De Meza + Architecture
20. Modern Mediterranean Bedroom
A theme of geometric patterns creates focal points in this white primary bedroom. Deliberate bare walls and the absence of decorative patterns on the bedding, chairs, and rug tones down the room’s busy look.
- Designed by: Highland Homes
21. Traditional Glam Bedroom
Cream walls broken down with white trims and crown moldings create a classy look for this Traditional primary bedroom. The chrome four-poster bed adds a modern touch while a cozy sitting area leads to the inviting outdoor views framed by the windows.
- Designed by: Freestyle Interiors
22. Modern Zen-Infused Bedroom
This zen-inspired modern bedroom is covered in a beige berber carpet with significant texture. Wood paneled ceiling extended from the wood fireplace with a modern crystal semi-flush chandelier in center. Scope swivel chairs and a black side table create a seating vignette in front of the fireplace and built-in TV. Ample lighting with all the windows and french doors that lead out onto the private balcony.
- Designed by: B+G Design Inc.
23. Luxe Modern Bedroom
This Asian primary bedroom looks sophisticated with a cherry blossom themed accent wall and polished wood furnishings. A modern club chair and ottoman looks inviting as it sits near the corner window with views of the natural outdoors.
- Designed by: Thomas Shafer Architects LLC
24. Contemporary Teal Bedroom
This luxurious primary bedroom combines varying shades of blue and gray for a unique modern look. The wall’s warm tones offset the cool tones sweeping the sofa and carpet flooring. Varying shades of blue are also used either to create a moody or refreshing look.
- Designed by: Gorman’s
How to Choose Seating for Your Sitting Area
There are several tips you can take advantage of when deciding and creating the ultimate sitting area in your bedroom. Just remember to be creative, and something as simple as a single chair and a small table can make a big difference.
First, take stock of how much space you have available, and remember not everybody has reasonable space for that full body chaise you have been eyeing. Ideal places include bay windows or a small balcony or porch, but you can also make do with just a corner that can be emptied of other cluttering furniture; you can even replace a nightstand with a chair if your bedroom is extra tight.
Create functionality by deciding how space will be most used, either for conversations with two chairs divided by a small table or as a reading nook that includes a throw blanket and several pillows. Remember that either way, your bed still takes center stage in the room, so make sure your seating compliments it in form, color, and materials.
Consider multiple seating areas if you have a large family who likes to visit you in the morning as you check your email. A desk space, combined with a small couch, can work wonders in your use of the space.