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25 of the Best Red Paint Color Options for Guest Bedrooms

Photo collage of different types of red paint guest bedrooms.

Welcome guests and make them feel right at home in your home with a guest bedroom designed for comfort and creativity, and maybe even make them fall in love! All kidding aside, red is the color of love, passion, joy, radiance and vibrancy and thanks to its many shades and hues, this amazing color suits any and every decor style. Those who study feng shui decorating say their beloved red signifies richness, luck, and luxury. 

We’re giving a great big, red, two thumbs up for this outstanding and sometimes not taken seriously color your guests are gonna love! Here are 25 of the most vivacious reds available from three of the best paint companies in our RED, white and blue country.

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Red Obsession (SW 7590)

Red Obsession by Sherwin-Williams

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Red Obsession by paint leader Sherwin-Williams will add a fiery touch of pizzazz to any room, but especially a guest bedroom. This amazing color will remind you of a spectacular Summer sunset when the sky shows off for the last minute before retreating for the night. Trendsetting designers are obsessed with this exquisite shade, some consider a “sleeper,” so that being said, perfect for a guest bedroom.

Positive Red (SW 6781)

Positive Red by Sherwin-Williams

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How could you go wrong with a color called Positive Red? No negative Nellies here! We say this is the positively most perfect shade of red for your favorite guest bedroom.

Whether you go for an all-red blast on all four walls or create a fabulous focal point to extend the height of your headboard, Positive Red By Sherwin-Williams is perfection. Guests will drift off to sleep and dream of a positive day ahead.

Heartfelt (SW 6586)

Heartfelt by Sherwin-Williams

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We love the more subtle, dreamy shade of red that enhances a uber romantic atmosphere. If your guests are lovebirds, they will enjoy and appreciate a room designed for their deep and committed desire for one another. The great thing about Heartfelt is that other colors and accents will blend with it perfectly, just like two different people in love.

Enticing Red (SW 6600)

Enticing Red by Sherwin-Williams

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Oo La La! Enticing Red by Sherwin-Williams is as glamorous and fashionable as it sounds. This unique paint color features notes of captivating red, brown and slightly reads a hint of delightful passion. Guests will appreciate your amazing and enticing over the top stylish taste and enjoy spending time in a guest room that you designed with their comfort in mind.

Double Oo La La!

Hopeful (SW 6597)

Hopeful by Sherwin-Williams

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We love Hopeful by Sherwin-Williams and so will your overnight guests. This more pinky inspired red reflects a sweetness and comforts the senses and the mind. How about that for setting the mood for a wonderful visit!

Team with Sherwin-Williams Shell White, Moonlit Orchid or Intimate White to transform your guest bedroom into a tranquil treasure trove of hope. You’ll want to escape the stresses of the day and sleep in there from time to time, too!

Antique Red (SW 7587)

Antique Red by Sherwin-Williams

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This classic, traditional red is as Americana as Betsy Ross and Uncle Sam himself. A true red lovers red, Antique Red by Sherwin-Williams takes us back to a simpler time, a time when families gathered each and every day to say, “Good Morning” and every single night to say, “Sweet Dreams.” What better color to paint your guest bedroom to celebrate your loved ones and your valued, special time together.

Antique red is a true red and will coordinate beautifully with many other colors including browns, blues and of course any other shade of red.

Reddish (SW 6319)

Reddish by Sherwin-Williams

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Reddish is a creative, more subtle twist on a redder red, but perfect for those who are on the fence about painting a guest room entirely red. Reddish by Sherwin-Williams takes red to the next color level by adding hints of brown and green creating a designer-worthy shade fit for a sleepy king or queen. What we mean is reddish rules for any room, especially the guest bedroom where some of your favorite people will spend their time comfortably dreaming the night away.

Hot (SW 6843)

Hot by Sherwin-Williams

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Some like it hot in their decor style and Hot by Sherwin-Williams celebrates the bright, the bold and the beautiful in a guest bedroom. Your guests will open the door to an inspiring, heartwarming and elegant room surrounded in color and designed with love. They won’t notice the red, just the attention to detail to make their stay with you as colorful and comfortable as can be.

Behr’s high-quality products deliver performance and beauty while making your decorating vision a reality.

Lovebirds (P140-5)

Lovebirds by Behr

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Birds of a feather flock together in a room painted in Lovebirds by Behr. This pretty in pink inspired shade is sweeter than raspberry sherbet on a warm sunny day. Bring summer vibes inside your guest bedroom with this fresh option.

Cream and neutral tones make the color pop. Consider accenting with leafy green houseplants, dark wood furniture and personalize with photos that showcase loving memories.

Blush Rush (P160-2)

Blush Rush by Behr

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Loved ones will feel right at home in a guest bedroom painted in Blush Rush by Behr. This spring-inspired color will brighten up the room any time of the day or night. Set the mood with a wine spritzer, a tall glass of iced tea or beverage of choice.

Showcase your Blush Rush room with white and gold accents, fluffy pillows and a gift-wrapped especially for them.

Red Red Wine (SH130)

Red Red Wine by Behr

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Perfect for wine connoisseurs and their guests, Red Red Wine by Behr will add a distinctive note to your guest bedroom. The deep, dark color is reminiscent of the perfectly aged glass of red. Visiting loved ones will adore their temporary accommodations and toast you for your sophisticated style.

Red Red Wine pairs perfectly with nearly any other bouquet and will bring out the best in merlot, burgundy and rose’. Chardonnay and other vino are welcome too.

Red Potato (S160-6)

Red Potato by Behr

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Whether they say, “potato or they say patato,” they are going to say they love their guest room painted in Red Potato by Behr. This fun-loving shade of red will inspire early birds to greet the day with a smile and night owls to wish it would never end. But be careful!

Your temporary guests may decide to linger a little longer and not want to “call the whole thing off,” just yet anyway. Just like its namesake this color takes on an earthy, homey and welcoming role in any room, especially the guest bedroom.

Red Pepper (PPU2-02)

Red Pepper by Behr

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For people who want a little more spice in their life, Red Pepper by Behr is the ticket to a red-hot guest bedroom. Spice up your guest’s stay with this invigorating color sure to heat things up. Need a little pick-me-up yourself when you don’t have visitors?

Be your own guest for an afternoon delight in a space designed for passions of all kinds – reading, writing, or even just taking a well-deserved nap.

Red Candle (PPH-73)

Red Candle by Behr

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Other colors just can’t hold a candle to this warm and cozy paint. Red Candle by Behr features saturated tones that invoke the embers of the heart. Treat your guests to this romantic color that is sure to comfort them while they are away from hearth and home.

You guessed it – this color is especially fond of the special light that can only come from a lit candle and the company of friends.

Raspberry Crush (M120-7)

Raspberry Crush by Behr

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We have a big crush on this color and we want to share it with the world! Whimsical and delightful, Raspberry Crush by Behr will add a touch of playfulness for guests of all ages. Set the tone for a fun-filled visit that is sure to make lasting memories.

Raspberry Crush is the perfect backdrop for impromptu travel selfies and slumber party magic.

Rosy (M120-5)

Rosy by Behr

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The name says it all! Rosy by Behr brings a favorite floral tone straight to your guest bedroom. Your guests are sure to smell the roses while they are surrounded by your hospitality, as well as your sensational sense of style. Fresh flowers of any kind, will be a welcome addition to this “rosy” space.

A faux bouquet will work too. Benjamin Moore is known for its longstanding reputation for quality and performance. They seek to “inspire and transform” customer homes and lives “one brushstroke at a time.”

Million Dollar Red (2003-10)

Million Dollar Red by Benjamin Moore

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Making your visitors comfortable in your guest bedroom is priceless. Million Dollar Red by Benjamin Moore is worth every brush stroke. Pull out all the stops with this bold choice that is sure to make your guests feel like a million bucks!

Silver and gold are the go-to accents for Million Dollar Red… only the best for your guests…and you, too!

Ladybug Red (1322)

Ladybug Red by Benjamin Moore

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How lucky can one guest be? One of Benjamin Moore’s “Classic Colors,” Ladybug Red, is a great option for those looking for a sure-fire pop of guest bedroom personality. Just like its namesake, Ladybug Red loves accents that are inspired by Mother Nature.

Green like the grass, blue like the sky or any color on the color wheel is lovely with Ladybug Red.

Ruby Red (2001-10)

Ruby Red by Benjamin Moore

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They say diamonds are a girl’s (or boy’s) best friend, but Ruby Red by Benjamin Moore will please even your most fashionable guest’s discriminating taste. Create a space that sparkles and shines like no other with head to toe ruby, or select a single wall for an eye-popping accent. Either way, Ruby Red will become your guest’s new BFF.

Rosy Apple (2006-30)

Rosy Apple by Benjamin Moore

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An apple a day, especially Rosy Apple by Benjamin Moore, will keep your guests happy. This dynamic duo color takes the best from both apples and roses and creates a one-of-a-kind appealing paint color. If fall is your favorite season, this color will delight you and your guests throughout the entire year.

All-a-Blaze (1304)

All-a-Blaze by Benjamin Moore

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Light up the night and heat up the day with a guest bedroom painted in All-a-Blaze by Benjamin Moore. This coral-inspired red adds a subtle glow that your guests won’t soon forget. As a matter of fact, they’ll be scheduling their next visit before they even leave.

That’s hot!

Shy Cherry (2007-20)

Shy Cherry by Benjamin Moore

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Life will be just like a bowl of cherries for your guests with this sweet, comfortable color. Shy Cherry by Benjamin Moore is a delicious treat for the eyes and heart. This understated beauty is a warm shade of red that will enhance your guest bedroom.

What more could anyone ask for?

Patriot Red (2080-20)

Patriot Red by Benjamin Moore

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Salute your patriotic roots with a guest bedroom decked out in Patriot Red, white, and blue. This shade by Benjamin Moore celebrates American heritage and so much more. Patriot Red is as bright as the fireworks on the Fourth of July and will excite and ignite your guest’s sense of freedom.

Keep true to the red, white, and blue with accents that feature the stars and stripes forever.

Crushed Velvet (2076-10)

Crushed Velvet by Benjamin Moore

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If you prefer a more formal guest experience, then Crushed Velvet by Benjamin Moore is the red you are looking for! Plush, rich, and romantic, this color will elevate your guest bedroom to a new decadent level. Guests will feel like royalty during their stay with you.

Tiaras and curtsies are optional but always welcomed, your highness!

Confetti (1311)

Confetti by Benjamin Moore

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Confetti anyone? Let’s get this painting party started! If you are looking for a good time, Confetti by Benjamin Moore is sure to deliver the fun.

Think almost pink with this light and airy shade of red. Crack open the bubbly, turn up the tunes, and enjoy spending time with your cherished guests surrounded by Confetti. You’ll be glad you did!